The price of Radian Group Inc. (NYSE: RDN) closed at $20.97 in the last session, down -0.71% from day before closing price of $21.12. In other words, the price has decreased by -$0.15 from its previous closing price. On the day, 1290265 shares were traded. RDN stock price reached its highest trading level at $21.36 during the session, while it also had its lowest trading level at $20.97.
We take a closer look at RDN’s different ratios to gain a better understanding of the stock. It provided that stocks Price–to–Cash (P/C) ratio for the trailing twelve months (TTM) is standing at 59.66 whereas its Price-to-Free Cash Flow (P/FCF) for the term is 11.21. In the meantime, Its Debt-to-Equity ratio is 0.42 whereas as Long-Term Debt/Eq ratio is at 0.42.
Upgrades & Downgrades
In addition, analysts’ ratings and any changes thereto give investors an idea of the stock’s future direction. In the most recent recommendation for the company, Barclays on January 06, 2023, Downgraded its rating to Equal Weight and sets its target price to $21 from $24 previously.
On December 15, 2022, BofA Securities Upgraded its rating to Buy which previously was Neutral but kept the price unchanged to $24.
An investor can also benefit from insider trades by learning what management is thinking about the future direction of stock prices. A recent insider transaction in this stock occurred on Nov 25 when McMahon Brien sold 32,831 shares for $19.50 per share. The transaction valued at 640,172 led to the insider holds 95,308 shares of the business.
Hoffman Edward J sold 10,000 shares of RDN for $207,500 on Sep 02. The Sr. EVP, General Counsel now owns 118,534 shares after completing the transaction at $20.75 per share. On Jun 06, another insider, Hoffman Edward J, who serves as the Sr. EVP, General Counsel of the company, sold 10,000 shares for $21.33 each. As a result, the insider received 213,300 and left with 128,534 shares of the company.
As of this moment, Radian’s Price-to-Earnings (P/E) ratio for their current fiscal year is 4.74, and their Forward P/E ratio for the next fiscal year is 6.95. The expected Price-to-Earnings-to-Growth (PEG) calculation for the next 5 years is 2.30. For the stock, the TTM Price-to-Sale (P/S) ratio is 2.69 while its Price-to-Book (P/B) ratio in mrq is 0.91.
Stock Price History:
Over the past 52 weeks, RDN has reached a high of $24.84, while it has fallen to a 52-week low of $17.83. The 50-Day Moving Average of the stock is 19.25, while the 200-Day Moving Average is calculated to be 20.52.
According to the various share statistics, RDN traded on average about 1.24M shares per day over the past 3-months and 1.16M shares per day over the past 10 days. A total of 162.51M shares are outstanding, with a floating share count of 155.65M. Insiders hold about 0.10% of the company’s shares, while institutions hold 99.00% stake in the company. Shares short for RDN as of Oct 13, 2022 were 5.16M with a Short Ratio of 5.28M, compared to 4.62M on Sep 14, 2022. Therefore, it implies a Short% of Shares Outstanding of 3.19% and a Short% of Float of 3.21%.
Dividends & Splits
The forward annual dividend rate for RDN is 0.80, which was 0.50 in the trailing 12 months. Against a Trailing Annual Dividend Yield of 2.37%, it implies a Forward Annual Dividend Yield of 3.95%. The stock’s 5-year Average Dividend Yield is 1.28. The current Payout Ratio is 16.50% for RDN, which recently paid a dividend on Dec 01, 2022 with an ex-dividend date of Aug 18, 2022. Stock splits for the company last occurred on Jun 20, 2001 when the company split stock in a 2:1 ratio.
The company has 9 analysts who recommend its stock at the moment. On average, analysts expect EPS of $0.77 for the current quarter, with a high estimate of $0.85 and a low estimate of $0.66, while EPS last year was $0.67. The consensus estimate for the next quarter is $0.78, with high estimates of $0.87 and low estimates of $0.65.
Analysts are recommending an EPS of between $4.25 and $3.85 for the fiscal current year, implying an average EPS of $4.1. EPS for the following year is $3.21, with 9 analysts recommending between $3.62 and $2.7.
A total of 4 analysts have provided revenue estimates for RDN’s current fiscal year. The highest revenue estimate was $1.03B, while the lowest revenue estimate was $1.01B, resulting in an average revenue estimate of $1.01B. In the same quarter a year ago, actual revenue was $1.04B, down -2.30% from the average estimate. Based on 4 analysts’ estimates, the company’s revenue will be $1.03B in the next fiscal year. The high estimate is $1.04B and the low estimate is $1.01B. The average revenue growth estimate for next year is up 1.90% from the average revenue estimate for this year.