Ecovyst Inc. (NYSE: ECVT) closed the day trading at $10.66 up 0.28% from the previous closing price of $10.63. In other words, the price has increased by $+0.03 from its previous closing price. On the day, 2118297 shares were traded.
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For a better understanding of ECVT, let’s look at its different ratios. It provided that stocks Price–to–Cash (P/C) ratio for the trailing twelve months (TTM) is standing at 20.35 whereas its Price-to-Free Cash Flow (P/FCF) for the term is 10.67. For the most recent quarter (mrq), Quick Ratio is recorded 1.60 and its Current Ratio is at 2.00. In the meantime, Its Debt-to-Equity ratio is 1.30 whereas as Long-Term Debt/Eq ratio is at 1.28.
Upgrades & Downgrades
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 Mar 07 when CCMP Capital, LP sold 11,490,444 shares for $9.95 per share. The transaction valued at 114,329,918 led to the insider holds 0 shares of the business.
CCMP Capital, LP sold 11,490,444 shares of ECVT for $114,329,918 on Mar 07. The 10% Owner now owns 0 shares after completing the transaction at $9.95 per share. On Mar 03, another insider, Vann Kyle D, who serves as the Director of the company, bought 10,000 shares for $11.02 each. As a result, the insider paid 110,217 and bolstered with 182,320 shares of the company.
Investors should consider key stock statistics when deciding whether to invest or divest. In the wake of the recent closing price, ECVT now has a Market Capitalization of 1.27B and an Enterprise Value of 2.11B. As of this moment, Ecovyst’s Price-to-Earnings (P/E) ratio for their current fiscal year is 23.53, and their Forward P/E ratio for the next fiscal year is 9.25. The expected Price-to-Earnings-to-Growth (PEG) calculation for the next 5 years is 1.01. For the stock, the TTM Price-to-Sale (P/S) ratio is 1.56 while its Price-to-Book (P/B) ratio in mrq is 1.93. Its current Enterprise Value per Revenue stands at 2.64 whereas that against EBITDA is 10.61.
Stock Price History:
Over the past 52 weeks, ECVT has reached a high of $11.75, while it has fallen to a 52-week low of $8.20. The 50-Day Moving Average of the stock is 10.90, while the 200-Day Moving Average is calculated to be 9.91.
Over the past 3-months, ECVT traded about 1.06M shares per day on average, while over the past 10 days, ECVT traded about 1.45M shares per day. A total of 122.18M shares are outstanding, with a floating share count of 91.91M. Insiders hold about 2.00% of the company’s shares, while institutions hold 76.20% stake in the company. Shares short for ECVT as of Apr 27, 2023 were 1.38M with a Short Ratio of 2.10M, compared to 1.17M on Mar 30, 2023. Therefore, it implies a Short% of Shares Outstanding of 1.15% and a Short% of Float of 1.47%.
Current recommendations for the stock of the company come from 6 analysts. On average, analysts expect EPS of $0.28 for the current quarter, with a high estimate of $0.32 and a low estimate of $0.24, while EPS last year was $0.22. The consensus estimate for the next quarter is $0.33, with high estimates of $0.43 and low estimates of $0.27.
Analysts are recommending an EPS of between $1.25 and $0.89 for the fiscal current year, implying an average EPS of $1.01. EPS for the following year is $1.15, with 5 analysts recommending between $1.3 and $0.97.
5 analysts predict $194.34M in revenue for the current quarter. It ranges from a high estimate of $207.5M to a low estimate of $171.2M. As of the current estimate, Ecovyst Inc.’s year-ago sales were $225.2M, an estimated decrease of -13.70% from the year-ago figure. For the next quarter, 5 analysts are estimating revenue of $207.95M, a decrease of -8.10% over than the figure of -$13.70% in the same quarter last year. There is a high estimate of $210M for the next quarter, whereas the lowest estimate is $206M.
A total of 6 analysts have provided revenue estimates for ECVT’s current fiscal year. The highest revenue estimate was $784M, while the lowest revenue estimate was $743.52M, resulting in an average revenue estimate of $759.92M. In the same quarter a year ago, actual revenue was $820.2M, down -7.30% from the average estimate. Based on 5 analysts’ estimates, the company’s revenue will be $806.92M in the next fiscal year. The high estimate is $833.6M and the low estimate is $797M. The average revenue growth estimate for next year is up 6.20% from the average revenue estimate for this year.