Are You Interested In Investing In Comcast Corporation (CMCSA)? Check This Out First

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As of Wednesday close, Comcast Corporation’s (NASDAQ:CMCSA) stock was up $0.43, moving up 1.23 percent to $35.53. The average number of shares traded per day over the past five days has been 22,181,020 shares. 4 times new highs have been achieved over the past 5 days, with a $1.55 gain in that time frame. In the last twenty days, the average volume was 25,832,920, while in the previous 50 days, it was 28,490,406.

Since last month, CMCSA stock rose 12.58%. Shares of the company fell to $30.04 on 11/03/22, the lowest level in the past month. A 52-week high of $53.31 was reached on 01/14/22 after having rallying from a 52-week low of $28.39. Since the beginning of this year, CMCSA’s stock price has dropped by -29.41% or -$14.80, and marked a new high 5 times. However, the stock has declined by -33.36% since its 52-week high.


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CMCSA stock investors should be aware that Comcast Corporation (CMCSA) stock had its last reported insider trading activity 182 days ago on May 27. Murdock Daniel C., the EVP & Chief Accounting Officer of the company, disposed of 8,929 shares for $44.50 on May 27. It resulted in a $397,340 divestment by the insider. WATSON DAVID N sold 65,410 shares at an average price of $45.69 on Mar 11. The insider now owns 597,425 shares following the transaction.

Valuation Metrics

Right now, Comcast Corporation (CMCSA) has a P/E ratio of about 30.92. The stock’s beta is 0.99. Besides these, the trailing price-to-sales (P/S) ratio of 1.26, the price-to-book (PB) ratio of 1.94, and the price-to-cash flow ratio of 11.37 may also be considered.

The latest dividend of $0.27 per share was paid out, remained unchanged from last year’s $0.27. On Thursday January 27 2022, a $0.02 dividend increase was announced.

Financial Health

In the three months ended September 29, Comcast Corporation’s quick ratio stood at 0.80, while its current ratio was 0.80, showing that the company is not able to pay off its debt. According to company report, the long-term debt-to-equity ratio for the quarter ending September 29 was 1.19, and the total debt-to-equity ratio was 1.22. On the profitability front, the trailing twelve-month gross margin is 68.40% percent. In the year ended September 29, operating margins totaled 11.80%. Based on annual data, CMCSA earned $42.32 billion in gross profit and brought in $116.39 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 7.90%. Return on equity (ROE) for the past 12 months was 6.00%.

In Comcast Corporation’s quarter-end financial report for September 29, it reported total debt of $90.4 billion. According to the earnings report, the company had a lower net income in the recent quarter than it did in the previous quarter. CMCSA’s revenue fell -1.5% during the quarter, while net income inched up to $29.85 billion. While analysts expected Comcast Corporation to report $0.9 quarterly earnings, the actual figure was $0.96 per share, beating the consensus estimate by 6.70%. During the quarter, the company generated $907.0 million in EBITDA. The liabilities of Comcast Corporation were 173.38 billion at the end of its most recent quarter ended September 29, and its total debt was $97.62 billion. The value of shareholders’ equity is $4.32 billion.

Technical Picture

This quick technical analysis looks at Comcast Corporation’s (CMCSA) price momentum. With a historical volatility rate of 19.36%, the RSI 9-day stood at 78.67% on 23 November.

With respect to its five-day moving average, the current Comcast Corporation price is up by +4.56% percent or $1.55. At present, CMCSA shares trade +12.79% above its 20-day simple moving average and -10.80% percent below its 100-day simple moving average. However, the stock is currently trading approximately +3.08% above its SMA50 and -27.80% below its SMA200.

Stochastic coefficient K was 93.58% and Stochastic coefficient D was 90.06%, while ATR was 0.96. Given the Stochastic reading of 97.17% for the 14-day period, the RSI (14) reading has been calculated as 71.32%. As of today, the MACD Oscillator reading stands at 0.53, while the 14-day reading stands at 1.51.

Analyst Ratings

Citigroup upgraded its rating on Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ: CMCSA) to a Buy in a note to investors on October 13, 2022. The analysts firm previously had a Neutral rating on the stock.Comcast Corporation (CMCSA) has been rated Overweight by analysts. According to 3 brokerage firms, CMCSA is a sell, and 13 firms recommend it is a Hold. There are 0 analysts who say the stock is underweight. A total of 2 analysts rate Comcast Corporation stock as buy, with 17 recommending it as overweight.

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