Wipro Limited (NYSE:WIT) saw a downside of -0.30% to $4.97 after subtracting -$0.02 on Tuesday. The 5-day average trading volume is 3,465,469 shares of the company’s common stock. It has gained $5.03 in the past week and touched a new high 3 times within the past 5 days. An average of 2,816,677 shares of the company has been traded in the last 20 days, and the 50-day average volume stands at 2,450,667.
WIT’s 1-month performance is 7.31% or $0.45 on its low of $4.51 reached on 12/27/22. The company’s shares have touched a 52-week low of $4.38 and high of $8.07, with the stock’s rally to the 52-week high happening on 01/20/23. YTD, WIT has achieved 7.08% or $0.33 and has reached a new high 8 times. However, the current price is down -38.35% from the 52-week high price.
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WIT stock has a beta of 0.85. Moving on to other valuation ratios, the trailing price-to-sales (P/S) ratio is 2.49 while the price-to-book (PB) in the most recent quarter is 2.94.
Wipro Limited’s quick ratio for the period ended December 30 was 2.20, with the current ratio over the same period at 2.20. As well, the company’s long term debt to equity for the quarter ending December 30 was 0.10, while the total debt to equity was 0.24. In terms of profitability, the gross margin trailing 12 months is 28.50%. The trailing 12-month EBITDA margin is 20.82%. The firm’s gross profit as reported stood at $3.1 billion against revenue of $10.43 billion.
For the quarterly period ending December 30 this year, Wipro Limited’s cash and short-term investments amounted to $34.0 million against total debt of $183.05 billion. Net income and sales went up compared to those figures reported in the previous quarter. Net income grew 8.32% to $1.61 billion, while revenue of $0.0 was 100.0% off the previous quarter. Analysts expected WIT to announce $0.07 per share in earnings in its latest quarter, but it posted $0.07, representing a 0.00% surprise. EBITDA for the quarter stood at more than $563.0 million. WIT stock balance sheet for the quarter ending December 30 shows that total liabilities totaled 4.96 billion, with total debt at $183.05 billion.
Let’s look briefly at Wipro Limited (WIT) price momentum from a technical analysis perspective. The 9-day relative strength index as at close on 23 January was 68.17% to suggest the stock is trending Neutral, with historical volatility in this time period at 15.35%.
The stock’s 5-day moving average is $4.99, reflecting a +1.94% or $0.10 change from its current price. WIT is currently trading +9.08% above its 20-day SMA, -0.70% above its 100-day SMA. However, the stock’s current price level is away from the SMA50 by +4.51% and SMA200 by-35.26%.
Stochastic %K and %D was 92.10% and 93.45% and the average true range (ATR) pointed at 0.08. The RSI (14) points at 62.47%, while the 14-day stochastic is at 90.72% with the period’s ATR at 0.09. The stock’s 9-day MACD Oscillator is pointing at 0.07 and 0.16 on the 14-day charts.
In the most recent analyst report for Wipro Limited (NYSE: WIT), Credit Suisse downgraded it to an Underperform rating. They previously had a Neutral rating on the stock.