The share price of Macerich Company [NYSE: MAC] inclined by $33.33, presently trading at $33.23. The company’s shares saw 20.66% gains compared to the lowest price in the period of the last 52 weeks, set at $27.54 recorded on 09/13/19. The last few days have been tough to the share price as MAC jumped by +10.03% during the last week, even though the stock is still down by -2.64% compared to 3.03 of all time high it touched on 09/11/19. However, the stock had a poor performance during the past 3 months, roughly gaining 11.10%, while additionally dropping -41.63% during the last 12 months. Macerich Company is said to have a 12-month price target set at $39.53. That means that the stock has a strong potential to acquire 6.3% increase from the current trading price.
Macerich Company [NYSE:MAC]: Analyst Rating and Earnings
Its stock price has been found in the range of 27.54 to 57.38. This is compared to its latest closing price of $33.33.
Pay attention to the next-scheduled financial results for this company to be released, which is slated for Wed 30 Oct (In 45 Days).
Fundamental Analysis of Macerich Company [MAC]
Now let’s turn to look at profitability: with a current Operating Margin for Macerich Company [MAC] sitting at +2.65 and its Gross Margin at +25.53, this company’s Net Margin is now 11.50%. These measurements indicate that Macerich Company [MAC] is generating considerably more profit, after expenses are accounted for, compared to its market peers.
This company’s Return on Total Capital is 0.29, and its Return on Invested Capital has reached 0.30%. Its Return on Equity is 2.74, and its Return on Assets is 0.97. These metrics suggest that this Macerich Company 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.
What about valuation? This company’s Enterprise Value to EBITDA is 27.66 and its Total Debt to EBITDA Value is 9.91. The Enterprise Value to Sales for this firm is now 10.56, and its Total Debt to Enterprise Value stands at 0.46. Macerich Company [MAC] has a Price to Book Ratio of 2.07, a Price to Cash Flow Ratio of 6.93 and P/E Ratio of 44.51. These metrics show that this company has a mixed appeal, and ROI could be a gain or a loss.
Shifting the focus to workforce efficiency, Macerich Company [MAC] earns $1,334,826 for each employee under its payroll. Similarly, this company’s Receivables Turnover is 4.75 and its Total Asset Turnover is 0.10.
Macerich Company [MAC] has 141.69M shares outstanding, amounting to a total market cap of $4.71B. Its stock price has been found in the range of 27.54 to 57.38. At its current price, it has moved down by -42.09% from its 52-week high, and it has moved up 20.66% from its 52-week low.
This stock’s Beta value is currently 0.82, which indicates that it is 5.06% more volatile that the wider market. This stock’s Relative Strength Index (RSI) is at 67.09. This RSI score is good, suggesting this stock is neither overbought or oversold.
Conclusion: Is Macerich Company [MAC] a Reliable Buy?
Shares of Macerich Company [MAC], 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.