As of Friday close, DXC Technology Company’s (NYSE:DXC) stock was down -$0.55, moving down -2.34 percent to $22.92. The average number of shares traded per day over the past five days has been 2,878,180 shares. 2 times new highs have been achieved over the past 5 days, with a -$2.59 fall in that time frame. In the last twenty days, the average volume was 1,801,245, while in the previous 50 days, it was 1,657,828.
Since last month, DXC stock retreated -21.93%. Shares of the company fell to $22.46 on 03/17/23, the lowest level in the past month. A 52-week high of $36.00 was reached on 02/02/23 after having rallying from a 52-week low of $22.51. Since the beginning of this year, DXC’s stock price has dropped by -13.51% or -$3.58, and marked a new high 8 times. However, the stock has declined by -36.33% since its 52-week high.
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DXC stock investors should be aware that DXC Technology Company (DXC) stock had its last reported insider trading activity 37 days ago on Feb 09. DECKELMAN WILLIAM L JR, the EVP & General Counsel of the company, disposed of 33,331 shares for $29.05 on Feb 09. It resulted in a $968,282 divestment by the insider. FERNANDEZ RAUL J sold 5,000 shares at an average price of $29.75 on Nov 23. The insider now owns 47,092 shares following the transaction. On Nov 11, Director FERNANDEZ RAUL J sold 10,000 shares at $29.39 apiece. The transaction was valued at $293,850.
Right now, DXC Technology Company (DXC) has a P/E ratio of about 7.81. The stock’s beta is 1.98. Besides these, the trailing price-to-sales (P/S) ratio of 0.36, the price-to-book (PB) ratio of 1.14, and the price-to-cash flow ratio of 10.44 may also be considered.
The latest dividend of $0.21 per share was paid out, remained unchanged from last year’s $0.21.
In the three months ended December 30, DXC Technology Company’s quick ratio stood at 1.10, while its current ratio was 1.10, 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 December 30 was 0.83, and the total debt-to-equity ratio was 1.02. On the profitability front, the trailing twelve-month gross margin is 21.40% percent. In the year ended December 30, operating margins totaled 7.20%. Based on annual data, DXC earned $3.58 billion in gross profit and brought in $16.27 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 8.80%. Return on equity (ROE) for the past 12 months was 15.10%.
In DXC Technology Company’s quarter-end financial report for December 30, it reported total debt of $3.85 billion. According to the earnings report, the company had a higher net income in the recent quarter than it did in the previous quarter. DXC’s revenue fell -14.67% to $3.57 billion during the quarter, while net income inched up to $3.57 billion. While analysts expected DXC Technology Company to report $0.83 quarterly earnings, the actual figure was $0.95 per share, beating the consensus estimate by 14.50%. During the quarter, the company generated $460.0 million in EBITDA. The liabilities of DXC Technology Company were 13.3 billion at the end of its most recent quarter ended December 30, and its total debt was $5.73 billion. The value of shareholders’ equity is $227.68 million.
This quick technical analysis looks at DXC Technology Company’s (DXC) price momentum. With a historical volatility rate of 47.64%, the RSI 9-day stood at 22.59% on 17 March.
With respect to its five-day moving average, the current DXC Technology Company price is down by -10.15% percent or -$2.59. At present, DXC shares trade -20.53% below its 20-day simple moving average and -20.88% percent below its 100-day simple moving average. However, the stock is currently trading approximately -18.67% below its SMA50 and -34.92% below its SMA200.
Stochastic coefficient K was 9.47% and Stochastic coefficient D was 7.93%, while ATR was 1.05. Given the Stochastic reading of 6.94% for the 14-day period, the RSI (14) reading has been calculated as 27.72%. As of today, the MACD Oscillator reading stands at -1.70, while the 14-day reading stands at -2.88.
DXC Technology Company downgraded its rating on DXC Technology Company (NYSE: DXC) to an Underperform in a note to investors on January 19, 2023. The analysts firm previously had a Market perform rating on the stock.DXC Technology Company (DXC) has been rated Overweight by analysts. According to 1 brokerage firm, DXC is a sell, and 7 firms recommend it is a Hold. There are 1 analyst who say the stock is underweight. A total of 0 analysts rate DXC Technology Company stock as buy, with 6 recommending it as overweight.
With a median target price of $32.50, the current consensus forecast for the stock is $27.00 – $38.00. Based on these forecasts, analysts predict DXC Technology Company (DXC) will achieve an average price target of $32.17.