As of Wednesday close, Motorola Solutions Inc.’s (NYSE:MSI) stock was up $0.94, moving up 0.35 percent to $266.00. The average number of shares traded per day over the past five days has been 613,400 shares. 5 times new highs have been achieved over the past 5 days, with a $10.24 gain in that time frame. In the last twenty days, the average volume was 896,750, while in the previous 50 days, it was 786,422.
Since last month, MSI stock rose 10.98%. Shares of the company fell to $228.67 on 10/24/22, the lowest level in the past month. A 52-week high of $273.65 was reached on 01/03/22 after having rallying from a 52-week low of $195.18. Since the beginning of this year, MSI’s stock price has dropped by -2.10% or -$5.70, and marked a new high 1 time. However, the stock has declined by -2.80% since its 52-week high.
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MSI stock investors should be aware that Motorola Solutions Inc. (MSI) stock had its last reported insider trading activity 2 days ago on Nov 22. YAZDI CYNTHIA, the SVP, Communications & Brand of the company, disposed of 1,009 shares for $265.00 on Nov 22. It resulted in a $267,385 divestment by the insider. BROWN GREGORY Q sold 23,500 shares at an average price of $263.95 on Nov 22. The insider now owns 45,476 shares following the transaction. On Nov 21, Chairman and CEO BROWN GREGORY Q sold 26,500 shares at $263.29 apiece. The transaction was valued at $6,977,081.
Right now, Motorola Solutions Inc. (MSI) has a P/E ratio of about 39.09. The stock’s beta is 0.93.
The latest dividend of $0.88 per share was paid out, which is 11.39% more than last year’s $0.79. On Thursday November 17 2022, a $0.09 dividend increase was announced.
In the three months ended June 29, Motorola Solutions Inc.’s quick ratio stood at 0.90, while its current ratio was 1.20, showing that the company is not able to pay off its debt. On the profitability front, the trailing twelve-month gross margin is 46.50% percent. In the year ended June 29, operating margins totaled 17.30%. Based on annual data, MSI earned $4.04 billion in gross profit and brought in $8.17 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 23.80%. Return on equity (ROE) for the past 12 months was -389.40%.
In Motorola Solutions Inc.’s quarter-end financial report for June 29, it reported total debt of $6.01 billion. According to the earnings report, the company had a higher net income in the recent quarter than it did in the previous quarter. MSI’s revenue rose 11.21% to $2.14 billion during the quarter, while net income inched up to $2.37 billion. While analysts expected Motorola Solutions Inc. to report $1.87 quarterly earnings, the actual figure was $2.07 per share, beating the consensus estimate by 10.70%. During the quarter, the company generated $481.0 million in EBITDA. The liabilities of Motorola Solutions Inc. were 12.02 billion at the end of its most recent quarter ended June 29, and its total debt was $6.42 billion. The value of shareholders’ equity is $167.2 million.
This quick technical analysis looks at Motorola Solutions Inc.’s (MSI) price momentum. With a historical volatility rate of 28.55%, the RSI 9-day stood at 71.00% on 23 November.
With respect to its five-day moving average, the current Motorola Solutions Inc. price is up by +4.00% percent or $10.24. At present, MSI shares trade +10.69% above its 20-day simple moving average and +25.34% percent above its 100-day simple moving average. However, the stock is currently trading approximately +9.78% above its SMA50 and +12.53% above its SMA200.
Stochastic coefficient K was 94.10% and Stochastic coefficient D was 92.29%, while ATR was 5.84. Given the Stochastic reading of 93.85% for the 14-day period, the RSI (14) reading has been calculated as 66.84%. As of today, the MACD Oscillator reading stands at 6.86, while the 14-day reading stands at 7.41.
Motorola Solutions Inc. downgraded its rating on Motorola Solutions Inc. (NYSE: MSI) to an Equal-weight in a note to investors on September 14, 2022. The analysts firm previously had an Overweight rating on the stock.Motorola Solutions Inc. (MSI) has been rated Overweight by analysts. According to 0 brokerage firms, MSI is a sell, and 5 firms recommend it is a Hold. There are 1 analyst who say the stock is underweight. A total of 2 analysts rate Motorola Solutions Inc. stock as buy, with 7 recommending it as overweight.
With a median target price of $285.00, the current consensus forecast for the stock is $260.00 – $319.00. Based on these forecasts, analysts predict Motorola Solutions Inc. (MSI) will achieve an average price target of $286.90.