There’s a different equity story being told by sentiment: IAA Inc. (IAA).

As of close of business last night, IAA Inc.’s stock clocked out at $41.75, down -3.02% from its previous closing price of $43.05. In other words, the price has decreased by -$1.30 from its previous closing price. On the day, 6310297 shares were traded. IAA stock price reached its highest trading level at $43.09 during the session, while it also had its lowest trading level at $41.61.

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Ratios:

To gain a deeper understanding of IAA’s stock, we examine its different ratios. It provided that stocks Price–to–Cash (P/C) ratio for the trailing twelve months (TTM) is standing at 37.61 whereas its Price-to-Free Cash Flow (P/FCF) for the term is 36.20. For the most recent quarter (mrq), Quick Ratio is recorded 1.70 and its Current Ratio is at 1.70. In the meantime, Its Debt-to-Equity ratio is 2.44 whereas as Long-Term Debt/Eq ratio is at 2.37.

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, Robert W. Baird on January 05, 2023, Downgraded its rating to Neutral and sets its target price to $44 from $46 previously.

On November 08, 2022, Jefferies Downgraded its rating to Hold which previously was Buy but kept the price unchanged to $40.

Guggenheim Upgraded its Neutral to Buy on June 09, 2022, while the target price for the stock was maintained at $52.

Insider Transactions:

Investing in insider trades can also provide an investor with insight into how management views future stock prices. A recent insider transaction in this stock occurred on Mar 08 when Kamin Peter bought 3,000 shares for $31.93 per share. The transaction valued at 95,790 led to the insider holds 115,096 shares of the business.

Kett John W bought 5,000 shares of IAA for $161,402 on Mar 07. The Chief Executive Officer now owns 139,258 shares after completing the transaction at $32.28 per share. On Mar 07, another insider, Kamin Peter, who serves as the Director of the company, bought 28,000 shares for $33.41 each. As a result, the insider paid 935,480 and bolstered with 113,878 shares of the company.

Valuation Measures:

As of this moment, IAA’s Price-to-Earnings (P/E) ratio for their current fiscal year is 19.50, and their Forward P/E ratio for the next fiscal year is 18.00. For the stock, the TTM Price-to-Sale (P/S) ratio is 2.58 while its Price-to-Book (P/B) ratio in mrq is 12.03.

Stock Price History:

Over the past 52 weeks, IAA has reached a high of $47.36, while it has fallen to a 52-week low of $31.32. The 50-Day Moving Average of the stock is 39.03, while the 200-Day Moving Average is calculated to be 36.80.

Shares Statistics:

It appears that IAA traded 1.89M shares on average per day over the past three months and 2.75M shares per day over the past ten days. A total of 133.70M shares are outstanding, with a floating share count of 133.10M. Shares short for IAA as of Oct 13, 2022 were 3.18M with a Short Ratio of 5.57M, compared to 3.38M on Sep 14, 2022. Therefore, it implies a Short% of Shares Outstanding of 2.38% and a Short% of Float of 2.39%.

Earnings Estimates

As of right now, 7 analysts gave their recommendation on the stock of the company. On average, analysts expect EPS of $0.5 for the current quarter, with a high estimate of $0.53 and a low estimate of $0.49, while EPS last year was $0.52. The consensus estimate for the next quarter is $0.56, with high estimates of $0.6 and low estimates of $0.52.

Analysts are recommending an EPS of between $2.38 and $2.28 for the fiscal current year, implying an average EPS of $2.34. EPS for the following year is $2.42, with 8 analysts recommending between $2.6 and $1.92.

Revenue Estimates

A total of 8 analysts have provided revenue estimates for IAA’s current fiscal year. The highest revenue estimate was $2.1B, while the lowest revenue estimate was $2.05B, resulting in an average revenue estimate of $2.08B. In the same quarter a year ago, actual revenue was $1.84B, up 13.00% from the average estimate. Based on 8 analysts’ estimates, the company’s revenue will be $2.15B in the next fiscal year. The high estimate is $2.23B and the low estimate is $2.05B. The average revenue growth estimate for next year is up 3.40% from the average revenue estimate for this year.