A Stock You Should Be Looking At: NCR Corporation (NYSE:NCR)

After finishing at $21.54 in the prior trading day, NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR) closed at $21.63, up 0.42%. In other words, the price has increased by $+0.09 from its previous closing price. On the day, 1293038 shares were traded. NCR stock price reached its highest trading level at $21.90 during the session, while it also had its lowest trading level at $21.04.

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Our goal is to gain a better understanding of NCR by taking a closer look at its different ratios. It provided that stocks Price–to–Cash (P/C) ratio for the trailing twelve months (TTM) is standing at 6.21 whereas its Price-to-Free Cash Flow (P/FCF) for the term is 9.36. For the most recent quarter (mrq), Quick Ratio is recorded 0.90 and its Current Ratio is at 1.10. In the meantime, Its Debt-to-Equity ratio is 3.83 whereas as Long-Term Debt/Eq ratio is at 3.76.

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, Morgan Stanley on September 19, 2022, Downgraded its rating to Equal-Weight and sets its target price to $27 from $38 previously.

On November 19, 2021, Stephens started tracking the stock assigning a Overweight rating and target price of $55.

The Benchmark Company reiterated its Buy rating for the stock on April 28, 2021, while the target price for the stock was revised from $44 to $52.

Insider Transactions:

The insider trade also gives investors a glimpse into the future direction of stock prices, which can be beneficial to investors. A recent insider transaction in this stock occurred on Nov 11 when Welling Glenn W. bought 255,309 shares for $22.96 per share. The transaction valued at 5,861,291 led to the insider holds 2,918,047 shares of the business.

Welling Glenn W. bought 287,808 shares of NCR for $6,338,877 on Nov 10. The Director now owns 2,683,288 shares after completing the transaction at $22.02 per share. On Nov 09, another insider, Welling Glenn W., who serves as the Director of the company, bought 256,883 shares for $20.64 each. As a result, the insider paid 5,302,177 and bolstered with 2,415,210 shares of the company.

Valuation Measures:

As of this moment, NCR’s Price-to-Earnings (P/E) ratio for their current fiscal year is 65.35, and their Forward P/E ratio for the next fiscal year is 6.40. The expected Price-to-Earnings-to-Growth (PEG) calculation for the next 5 years is 16.34. For the stock, the TTM Price-to-Sale (P/S) ratio is 0.40 while its Price-to-Book (P/B) ratio in mrq is 2.01.

Stock Price History:

Over the past 52 weeks, NCR has reached a high of $43.80, while it has fallen to a 52-week low of $18.06. The 50-Day Moving Average of the stock is 25.73, while the 200-Day Moving Average is calculated to be 26.57.

Shares Statistics:

The stock has traded on average 861.20K shares per day over the past 3-months and 944.9k shares per day over the last 10 days, according to various share statistics. A total of 137.60M shares are outstanding, with a floating share count of 132.35M. Insiders hold about 0.20% of the company’s shares, while institutions hold 95.50% stake in the company. Shares short for NCR as of Jan 12, 2023 were 8.2M with a Short Ratio of 7.43M, compared to 7.87M on Dec 14, 2022. Therefore, it implies a Short% of Shares Outstanding of 5.97% and a Short% of Float of 6.42%.

Earnings Estimates

Its stock is currently analyzed by 5 different market analysts. On average, analysts expect EPS of $0.49 for the current quarter, with a high estimate of $0.57 and a low estimate of $0.35, while EPS last year was $0.33. The consensus estimate for the next quarter is $0.72, with high estimates of $0.81 and low estimates of $0.57.

Analysts are recommending an EPS of between $3.39 and $2.57 for the fiscal current year, implying an average EPS of $3.13. EPS for the following year is $3.38, with 6 analysts recommending between $3.78 and $2.94.

Revenue Estimates

5 analysts predict $1.84B in revenue for the current quarter. It ranges from a high estimate of $1.87B to a low estimate of $1.8B. As of the current estimate, NCR Corporation’s year-ago sales were $1.87B, an estimated decrease of -1.30% from the year-ago figure. For the next quarter, 5 analysts are estimating revenue of $1.98B, a decrease of -0.70% over than the figure of -$1.30% in the same quarter last year. There is a high estimate of $2.02B for the next quarter, whereas the lowest estimate is $1.91B.

A total of 6 analysts have provided revenue estimates for NCR’s current fiscal year. The highest revenue estimate was $7.99B, while the lowest revenue estimate was $7.79B, resulting in an average revenue estimate of $7.92B. In the same quarter a year ago, actual revenue was $7.84B, up 0.90% from the average estimate. Based on 5 analysts’ estimates, the company’s revenue will be $8.24B in the next fiscal year. The high estimate is $8.36B and the low estimate is $7.99B. The average revenue growth estimate for next year is up 4.00% from the average revenue estimate for this year.