Gentex Corporation [NASDAQ: GNTX] stock went up by 1.77% or 0.5 points up from its previous closing price of $28.21. The stock reached $28.71 during the last trading session. During the course of the last 5 trading session in the week, GNTX share price went up during 2 out of 5 days, that way gaining +1.09% in the period of the last 7 days.
GNTX had two major price movements with the latest trading session as the price jumped to a high of $28.87, at one point touching $28.44. The latest high is set lower that the high price recorded in the period of the last 52 weeks, set at $28.87. The 52-week high currently stands at $29.69 distance from the present share price, noting recovery 32.55% after the recent low of $19.24.
Gentex Corporation [NASDAQ:GNTX]: Analyst Rating and Earnings
Its stock price has been found in the range of 19.24 to 29.69. This is compared to its latest closing price of $28.21.
Keep an eye out for the next scheduled publication date for this company’s financial results, which are expected to be released on Wed 29 Jan (In 52 Days).
Fundamental Analysis of Gentex Corporation [GNTX]
Now let’s turn to look at profitability: with a current Operating Margin for Gentex Corporation [GNTX] sitting at +27.70 and its Gross Margin at +37.65, this company’s Net Margin is now 22.70%. These measurements indicate that Gentex Corporation [GNTX] is generating considerably more profit, after expenses are accounted for, compared to its market peers.
This company’s Return on Total Capital is 25.47, and its Return on Invested Capital has reached 22.80%. Its Return on Equity is 22.39, and its Return on Assets is 19.59. These metrics all suggest that Gentex Corporation is
What about valuation? This company’s Enterprise Value to EBITDA is 11.27. The Enterprise Value to Sales for this firm is now 3.68. Gentex Corporation [GNTX] has a Price to Book Ratio of 2.82, a Price to Cash Flow Ratio of 9.87 and P/E Ratio of 17.29. These metrics all suggest that Gentex Corporation is more likely to generate a positive ROI.
Shifting the focus to workforce efficiency, Gentex Corporation [GNTX] earns $321,371 for each employee under its payroll. Similarly, this company’s Receivables Turnover is 8.25 and its Total Asset Turnover is 0.82. This publicly-traded organization’s liquidity data is also interesting: its Quick Ratio is 3.70 and its Current Ratio is 5.03. 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.
Gentex Corporation [GNTX] has 248.56M shares outstanding, amounting to a total market cap of $7.14B. Its stock price has been found in the range of 19.24 to 29.69. At its current price, it has moved down by -3.30% from its 52-week high, and it has moved up 49.19% from its 52-week low.
This stock’s Beta value is currently 1.14, which indicates that it is 1.30% more volatile that the wider market. This stock’s Relative Strength Index (RSI) is at 56.62. This RSI score is good, suggesting this stock is neither overbought or oversold.
Conclusion: Is Gentex Corporation [GNTX] a Reliable Buy?
Shares of Gentex Corporation [GNTX], 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.