As of Wednesday close, Fluor Corporation’s (NYSE:FLR) stock was down -$0.62, moving down -2.50 percent to $24.21. The average number of shares traded per day over the past five days has been 1,877,660 shares. 1 time new highs have been achieved over the past 5 days, with a -$2.39 fall in that time frame. In the last twenty days, the average volume was 1,639,710, while in the previous 50 days, it was 1,702,816.
Since last month, FLR stock retreated -7.03%. Shares of the company fell to $23.76 on 06/22/22, the lowest level in the past month. A 52-week high of $31.32 was reached on 04/18/22 after having rallying from a 52-week low of $14.41. Since the beginning of this year, FLR’s stock price has dropped by -2.26% or -$0.56, and marked a new high 11 times. However, the stock has declined by -22.70% since its 52-week high.
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Fluor Corporation (FLR) last reported insider trading activity 42 days ago on May 12. ROSE MATTHEW K, the Director of the company, purchased of 40,000 shares for $25.63 on May 12. It resulted in a $1,025,320 investment by the insider. HACKETT JAMES T added 10,000 shares at an average price of $25.84 on May 11. The insider now owns 20,000 shares following the transaction. On May 10, Director HACKETT JAMES T bought 30,000 shares at $25.46 apiece. The transaction was valued at $763,800.
The stock’s beta is 2.59. Besides these, the trailing price-to-sales (P/S) ratio of 0.28, the price-to-book (PB) ratio of 2.34.
The latest dividend of $0.10 per share was paid out, remained unchanged from last year’s $0.10.
In the three months ended March 30, Fluor Corporation’s quick ratio stood at 1.40, while its current ratio was 1.40, showing that the company is able to pay off its debt. According to company report, the long-term debt-to-equity ratio for the quarter ending March 30 was 0.67, and the total debt-to-equity ratio was 0.81. On the profitability front, the trailing twelve-month gross margin is 3.50% percent. In the year ended March 30, operating margins totaled -0.10%. Based on annual data, FLR earned $411.6 million in gross profit and brought in $12.43 billion in revenue.
A company’s management is another factor that investors consider when determining the profitability of an investment. In the past year, return on investment (ROI) was -5.60%. Return on equity (ROE) for the past 12 months was -22.70%.
In Fluor Corporation’s quarter-end financial report for March 30, it reported total debt of $982.0 million against cash and short-term investments of $203.0 million. According to the earnings report, the company had a higher net income in the recent quarter than it did in the previous quarter. FLR’s revenue rose 5.88% to $3.16 billion during the quarter, while net income inched up to $3.12 billion. While analysts expected Fluor Corporation to report $0.17 quarterly earnings, the actual figure was $0.15 per share, beating the consensus estimate by -11.80%. During the quarter, the company generated $111.0 million in EBITDA. The liabilities of Fluor Corporation were 4.85 billion at the end of its most recent quarter ended March 30, and its total debt was $1.29 billion. The value of shareholders’ equity is $142.01 million.
This quick technical analysis looks at Fluor Corporation’s (FLR) price momentum. With a historical volatility rate of 49.04%, the RSI 9-day stood at 32.48% on 22 June.
With respect to its five-day moving average, the current Fluor Corporation price is down by -8.98% percent or -$2.39. At present, FLR shares trade -8.81% below its 20-day simple moving average and +17.18% percent above its 100-day simple moving average. However, the stock is currently trading approximately -16.55% below its SMA50 and +46.99% above its SMA200.
Stochastic coefficient K was 8.64% and Stochastic coefficient D was 6.25%, while ATR was 1.37. Given the Stochastic reading of 7.32% for the 14-day period, the RSI (14) reading has been calculated as 37.58%. As of today, the MACD Oscillator reading stands at -1.76, while the 14-day reading stands at -2.63.
Robert W. Baird upgraded its rating on Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR) to an Outperform in a note to investors on February 23, 2022. The analysts firm previously had a Neutral rating on the stock.Fluor Corporation (FLR) has been rated Hold by analysts. According to 0 brokerage firms, FLR is a sell, and 9 firms recommend it is a Hold. There are 0 analysts who say the stock is underweight. A total of 1 analyst rate Fluor Corporation stock as buy, with 1 recommending it as overweight.
With a median target price of $28.00, the current consensus forecast for the stock is $24.00 – $32.00. Based on these forecasts, analysts predict Fluor Corporation (FLR) will achieve an average price target of $28.00.