Zions Bancorporation, National Association [ZION] saw a change by 1.17% with the Thursday trading session, closing the trade at the price of $41.51. The company is holding 181.20M shares with keeping 177.19M floating shares. With the latest trading session, the stock is set at 9.01% off compared to its 52-week low, sliding -24.20% from high for the same period of time.

Since its 90-day high, the share price saw a move by -11.78%, trading +2.32% in oppose to its 90-day low While during the day, 181.20M shares valued at 1.39 million were bought and sold.

Zions Bancorporation, National Association [NASDAQ:ZION]: Analyst Rating and Earnings

Pro stock market traders often keep their attention pointed at what top market analysts have to say regarding a potential equity investment. For Zions Bancorporation, National Association [ZION] currently, the latest-available mean analyst rating is for the fiscal quarter that will end in December. On average, stock market experts give ZION an Outperform rating. Its stock price has been found in the range of 38.08 to 54.76. This is compared to its latest closing price of $41.03.

Wall Street analysts provide their ratings on a scale of 1 to 5, and the current average score for Zions Bancorporation, National Association [ZION] is sitting at 2.20. This is compared to 1 month ago, when its average rating was 2.08.

For the quarter ending in Jun-19 Zions Bancorporation, National Association [ZION] generated $0.7 billion in sales. That’s 3.35% lower than the average estimate of $0.73 billion as provided by Wall Street analysts. The three indicators above suggest that on the whole, this stock is not presenting an attractive investment option, as there are too many red flags that don’t point to a high-value ROI.

Keep your eyes peeled for this company’s upcoming financial results publication, which is slated for Mon 28 Oct (In 76 Days).

Fundamental Analysis of Zions Bancorporation, National Association [ZION]

Now let’s turn to look at profitability: with a current Operating Margin for Zions Bancorporation, National Association [ZION] sitting at +37.69, this company’s Net Margin is now 31.90%. These measurements indicate that Zions Bancorporation, National Association [ZION] is generating considerably more profit, after expenses are accounted for, compared to its market peers.

This company’s Return on Total Capital is 8.47, and its Return on Invested Capital has reached 26.00%. Its Return on Equity is 11.59, and its Return on Assets is 1.31. These metrics suggest that this Zions Bancorporation, National Association does a poor job of managing its assets, and likely won’t be able to provide successful business outcomes for its investors in the near term.

Turning to investigate this organization’s capital structure, Zions Bancorporation, National Association [ZION] has generated a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio of 84.15. Similarly, its Total Debt to Total Capital is 45.70, while its Total Debt to Total Assets stands at 9.25. Looking toward the future, this publicly-traded company’s Long-Term Debt to Equity is 10.33, and its Long-Term Debt to Total Capital is 5.19. This company has a healthy balance between its debt and its current holdings, suggesting it is a reliable investment due to its ability to leverage debt in an efficient way.

What about valuation? This company’s Enterprise Value to EBITDA is 9.86. The Enterprise Value to Sales for this firm is now 4.13, and its Total Debt to Enterprise Value stands at 0.43. Zions Bancorporation, National Association [ZION] has a Price to Book Ratio of 1.09, a Price to Cash Flow Ratio of 7.48 and P/E Ratio of 10.00. These metrics all suggest that Zions Bancorporation, National Association is more likely to generate a positive ROI.

Shifting the focus to workforce efficiency, Zions Bancorporation, National Association [ZION] earns $297,324 for each employee under its payroll. Similarly, this company’s Total Asset Turnover is 0.04. This publicly-traded organization’s liquidity data is also interesting: its Current Ratio is 0.05.

Zions Bancorporation, National Association [ZION] has 181.20M shares outstanding, amounting to a total market cap of $7.43B. Its stock price has been found in the range of 38.08 to 54.76. At its current price, it has moved down by -24.20% from its 52-week high, and it has moved up 9.01% from its 52-week low.

This stock’s Beta value is currently 1.52, which indicates that it is 2.27% more volatile that the wider market. This stock’s Relative Strength Index (RSI) is at 40.36. This RSI score is good, suggesting this stock is neither overbought or oversold.

Conclusion: Is Zions Bancorporation, National Association [ZION] a Reliable Buy?

Shares of Zions Bancorporation, National Association [ZION], on the whole, present investors with both positive and negative signals. Wall Street analysts have mixed reviews when it comes to the 12-month price outlook, and this company’s financials show a combination of strengths and weaknesses. Based on the price performance, this investment is somewhat risky while presenting reasonable potential for ROI.