So Far This Year, Fidelity National Information Services Inc. (FIS) Reached A New High 4 times


As of Wednesday close, Fidelity National Information Services Inc.’s (NYSE:FIS) stock was up $0.74, moving up 1.14 percent to $65.93. The average number of shares traded per day over the past five days has been 8,035,760 shares. 4 times new highs have been achieved over the past 5 days, with a $4.01 gain in that time frame. In the last twenty days, the average volume was 9,293,425, while in the previous 50 days, it was 6,903,856.

Since last month, FIS stock retreated -17.54%. Shares of the company fell to $56.53 on 11/03/22, the lowest level in the past month. A 52-week high of $122.06 was reached on 02/01/22 after having rallying from a 52-week low of $56.53. Since the beginning of this year, FIS’s stock price has dropped by -39.60% or -$43.22, and marked a new high 7 times. However, the stock has declined by -45.99% since its 52-week high.

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FIS stock investors should be aware that Fidelity National Information Services Inc. (FIS) stock had its last reported insider trading activity 74 days ago on Sep 12. Norcross Gary, the Chairman and CEO of the company, disposed of 39,403 shares for $93.20 on Sep 12. It resulted in a $3,672,370 divestment by the insider. Norcross Gary sold 80,000 shares at an average price of $90.89 on Sep 09. The insider now owns 846,643 shares following the transaction. On Sep 08, Chairman and CEO Norcross Gary sold 80,000 shares at $89.72 apiece. The transaction was valued at $7,177,888.

Valuation Metrics

Right now, Fidelity National Information Services Inc. (FIS) has a P/E ratio of about 43.04. The stock’s beta is 0.84. Besides these, the trailing price-to-sales (P/S) ratio of 2.69, the price-to-book (PB) ratio of 0.88, and the price-to-cash flow ratio of 15.73 may also be considered.

The latest dividend of $0.47 per share was paid out, remained unchanged from last year’s $0.47. On Thursday January 27 2022, a $0.08 dividend increase was announced.

Financial Health

In the three months ended June 29, Fidelity National Information Services Inc.’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 June 29 was 0.30, and the total debt-to-equity ratio was 0.42. On the profitability front, the trailing twelve-month gross margin is 38.70% percent. In the year ended June 29, operating margins totaled 10.00%. Based on annual data, FIS earned $5.2 billion in gross profit and brought in $13.88 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 0.60%. Return on equity (ROE) for the past 12 months was 2.00%.

In Fidelity National Information Services Inc.’s quarter-end financial report for June 29, it reported total debt of $13.51 billion. According to the earnings report, the company had a lower net income in the recent quarter than it did in the previous quarter. FIS’s revenue rose 2.69% to $3.72 billion during the quarter, while net income inched up to $3.6 billion. While analysts expected Fidelity National Information Services Inc. to report $1.71 quarterly earnings, the actual figure was $1.73 per share, beating the consensus estimate by 1.20%. During the quarter, the company generated $1.4 billion in EBITDA. The liabilities of Fidelity National Information Services Inc. were 32.98 billion at the end of its most recent quarter ended June 29, and its total debt was $18.55 billion. The value of shareholders’ equity is $593.38 million.

Technical Picture

This quick technical analysis looks at Fidelity National Information Services Inc.’s (FIS) price momentum. With a historical volatility rate of 38.29%, the RSI 9-day stood at 49.68% on 23 November.

With respect to its five-day moving average, the current Fidelity National Information Services Inc. price is up by +6.48% percent or $4.01. At present, FIS shares trade -19.73% below its 20-day simple moving average and -30.60% percent below its 100-day simple moving average. However, the stock is currently trading approximately -24.27% below its SMA50 and -40.85% below its SMA200.

Stochastic coefficient K was 61.71% and Stochastic coefficient D was 38.62%, while ATR was 2.70. Given the Stochastic reading of 93.01% for the 14-day period, the RSI (14) reading has been calculated as 44.27%. As of today, the MACD Oscillator reading stands at 0.80, while the 14-day reading stands at 1.28.

Analyst Ratings

Fidelity National Information Services Inc. downgraded its rating on Fidelity National Information Services Inc. (NYSE: FIS) to a Peer perform in a note to investors on November 04, 2022. The analysts firm previously had an Outperform rating on the stock.


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