KEMET Corporation [NYSE: KEM] opened at $18.55 and closed at $18.46 a share within trading session on 09/12/19. That means that the stock gained by 10.51% compared to the closing price from a day before, when the stock touched $20.40.
Between the start and the closing of the latest trading session, KEMET Corporation [NYSE: KEM] had 1.53 million shares being bought and sold. In the last three months, average trading volumes hovered around 1.09M shares. During the last week, volatility in the share price was set at 3.68%, which placed the metric for the last 30 days at 3.69%. The price of the stock additionally went down to $15.55 during that period and KEM managed to take a rebound to $23.13 in the last 52 weeks.
KEMET Corporation [NYSE:KEM]: Analyst Rating and Earnings
Its stock price has been found in the range of 15.55 to 23.13. This is compared to its latest closing price of $18.46.
Stay on the lookout for the next publication of this organization’s financial results for the quarter, which will be made public on Tue 29 Oct (In 46 Days).
Fundamental Analysis of KEMET Corporation [KEM]
Now let’s turn to look at profitability: with a current Operating Margin for KEMET Corporation [KEM] sitting at +15.33 and its Gross Margin at +33.21, this company’s Net Margin is now 15.10%. These measurements indicate that KEMET Corporation [KEM] is generating considerably more profit, after expenses are accounted for, compared to its market peers.
This company’s Return on Total Capital is 24.63, and its Return on Invested Capital has reached 25.70%. Its Return on Equity is 37.48, and its Return on Assets is 16.29. These metrics all suggest that KEMET Corporation is doing well at using the money it earns to generate returns.
Turning to investigate this organization’s capital structure, KEMET Corporation [KEM] has generated a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio of 46.05. Similarly, its Total Debt to Total Capital is 31.53, while its Total Debt to Total Assets stands at 22.34. Looking toward the future, this publicly-traded company’s Long-Term Debt to Equity is 9.87, and its Long-Term Debt to Total Capital is 41.61.
What about valuation? This company’s Enterprise Value to EBITDA is 4.33 and its Total Debt to EBITDA Value is 1.11. The Enterprise Value to Sales for this firm is now 0.82, and its Total Debt to Enterprise Value stands at 0.27. KEMET Corporation [KEM] has a Price to Book Ratio of 1.53, a Price to Cash Flow Ratio of 7.57 and P/E Ratio of 5.70. These metrics all suggest that KEMET Corporation is more likely to generate a positive ROI.
Shifting the focus to workforce efficiency, KEMET Corporation [KEM] earns $96,364 for each employee under its payroll. Similarly, this company’s Receivables Turnover is 9.28 and its Total Asset Turnover is 1.09. This publicly-traded organization’s liquidity data is also interesting: its Quick Ratio is 1.44 and its Current Ratio is 2.31. This company, considering these metrics, has a healthy ratio between its short-term liquid assets and its short-term liabilities, making it a less risky investment.
KEMET Corporation [KEM] has 58.87M shares outstanding, amounting to a total market cap of $1.09B. Its stock price has been found in the range of 15.55 to 23.13. At its current price, it has moved down by -11.80% from its 52-week high, and it has moved up 31.19% from its 52-week low.
This stock’s Beta value is currently 2.56, which indicates that it is 3.68% more volatile that the wider market. This stock’s Relative Strength Index (RSI) is at 67.51. This RSI score is good, suggesting this stock is neither overbought or oversold.
Conclusion: Is KEMET Corporation [KEM] a Reliable Buy?
Shares of KEMET Corporation [KEM], overall, appear to be a solid investment option, with Wall Street analysts expecting its price to rise considerably in the next 12 months. This company generates high value from the labor resources and other capital it has available, and while it has heavy Long-Term Debt to Equity, the majority of the metrics point to this investment being highly attractive.