Qurate Retail, Inc. [QRTEA] saw a change by -24.44% with the Thursday trading session, closing the trade at the price of $6.46. The company is holding 440.39M shares with keeping 379.07M floating shares. With the latest trading session, the stock is set at -15.45% off compared to its 52-week low, sliding -70.95% from high for the same period of time.

Since its 90-day high, the share price saw a move by -35.85%, trading +2.05% in oppose to its 90-day low While during the day, 440.39M shares valued at 10.86 million were bought and sold.

Qurate Retail, Inc. [NASDAQ:QRTEA]: Analyst Rating and Earnings

Its stock price has been found in the range of 7.64 to 22.24. This is compared to its latest closing price of $8.55.

Stay on the lookout for the next quarterly financial report – the company is expected to release the following results on 05/08/2020.

Fundamental Analysis of Qurate Retail, Inc. [QRTEA]

Now let’s turn to look at profitability: with a current Operating Margin for Qurate Retail, Inc. [QRTEA] sitting at +9.64 and its Gross Margin at +23.13, this company’s Net Margin is now -2.40%. 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 8.55, and its Return on Invested Capital has reached 9.70%. Its Return on Equity is 9.93, and its Return on Assets is 3.63. These metrics suggest that this Qurate Retail, Inc. 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, Qurate Retail, Inc. [QRTEA] has generated a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio of 131.10. Similarly, its Total Debt to Total Capital is 56.73, while its Total Debt to Total Assets stands at 40.53. Looking toward the future, this publicly-traded company’s Long-Term Debt to Equity is 3.56, and its Long-Term Debt to Total Capital is 106.03.

What about valuation? This company’s Enterprise Value to EBITDA is 5.53 and its Total Debt to EBITDA Value is 3.70. The Enterprise Value to Sales for this firm is now 0.80, and its Total Debt to Enterprise Value stands at 0.46. Qurate Retail, Inc. [QRTEA] has a Price to Book Ratio of 1.52, a Price to Cash Flow Ratio of 7.13.

Shifting the focus to workforce efficiency, Qurate Retail, Inc. [QRTEA] earns $516,785 for each employee under its payroll. Similarly, this company’s Receivables Turnover is 7.90 and its Total Asset Turnover is 0.66. This publicly-traded organization’s liquidity data is also interesting: its Quick Ratio is 0.69 and its Current Ratio is 1.06. This company is not investing its short-term assets in an optimally efficient way, making it a riskier investment.

Qurate Retail, Inc. [QRTEA] has 440.39M shares outstanding, amounting to a total market cap of $2.84B. Its stock price has been found in the range of 7.64 to 22.24. At its current price, it has moved down by -70.95% from its 52-week high, and it has moved down -15.45% from its 52-week low.

This stock’s Beta value is currently 1.14, which indicates that it is 17.62% more volatile that the wider market. This stock’s Relative Strength Index (RSI) is at 27.52. This stock, according to these metrics, is currently Oversold.

Conclusion: Is Qurate Retail, Inc. [QRTEA] a Reliable Buy?

Qurate Retail, Inc. [QRTEA] 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.