Archer-Daniels-Midland Company [NYSE: ADM] opened at N/A and closed at $45.61 a share within trading session on 02/12/20. That means that the stock dropped by -0.75% compared to the closing price from a day before, when the stock touched $45.27.

Between the start and the closing of the latest trading session, Archer-Daniels-Midland Company [NYSE: ADM] had 720516 shares being bought and sold. In the last three months, average trading volumes hovered around 2.89M shares. During the last week, volatility in the share price was set at 1.19%, which placed the metric for the last 30 days at 1.42%. The price of the stock additionally went down to $36.45 during that period and ADM managed to take a rebound to $47.20 in the last 52 weeks.

Archer-Daniels-Midland Company [NYSE:ADM]: Analyst Rating and Earnings

Its stock price has been found in the range of 36.45 to 47.20. This is compared to its latest closing price of $45.61.

Stay on the lookout for the next publication of this organization’s financial results for the quarter, which will be made public on Fri 24 Apr (In 71 Days).

Fundamental Analysis of Archer-Daniels-Midland Company [ADM]

Now let’s turn to look at profitability: with a current Operating Margin for Archer-Daniels-Midland Company [ADM] sitting at +2.58 and its Gross Margin at +6.41, this company’s Net Margin is now 2.00%. These metrics indicate that this company is not generating as much profit, after accounting for expenses, compared to its market peers.

This company’s Return on Total Capital is 6.02, and its Return on Invested Capital has reached 6.20%. Its Return on Equity is 7.21, and its Return on Assets is 3.81. These metrics suggest that this Archer-Daniels-Midland 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.

Similarly, its Total Debt to Total Assets stands at 28.22.

What about valuation? This company’s Enterprise Value to EBITDA is 12.37 and its Total Debt to EBITDA Value is 3.33. The Enterprise Value to Sales for this firm is now 0.51.

Similarly, this company’s Total Asset Turnover is 1.79.

Archer-Daniels-Midland Company [ADM] has 559.97M shares outstanding, amounting to a total market cap of $25.54B. Its stock price has been found in the range of 36.45 to 47.20. At its current price, it has moved down by -4.09% from its 52-week high, and it has moved up 24.20% from its 52-week low.

This stock’s Beta value is currently 1.08, which indicates that it is 1.19% more volatile that the wider market. This stock’s Relative Strength Index (RSI) is at 50.69. This RSI score is good, suggesting this stock is neither overbought or oversold.

Conclusion: Is Archer-Daniels-Midland Company [ADM] a Reliable Buy?

Archer-Daniels-Midland Company [ADM] stock is presenting a less attractive investment opportunity when compared to similarly-sized corporations in the same industry. The price performance of these shares has not shown much promise, and the financial results that this company has recently delivered present a highly risky investment.