Fluor Corporation (NYSE:FLR) shares traded lower over the last trading session, losing -7.08% on 06/09/20. The shares fell to a low of $14.02 before closing at $13.25. Intraday shares traded counted 1.06 million, which was 70.61% higher than its 30-day average trading volume of 3.62M. FLR’s previous close was $14.26 while the outstanding shares total 140.16M. The firm has a beta of 2.90. The stock’s Relative Strength Index (RSI) is 61.99, with weekly volatility at 6.07% and ATR at 0.96. The FLR stock’s 52-week price range has touched low of $2.85 and a $34.43 high.
Investors have identified the Engineering & Construction company Fluor Corporation as an interesting stock but before investments are made there, an in-depth look at its trading activities will have to be conducted. The share is trading with a market value of around $1.91 billion, the company now has both obstacles and catalysts that affect them and they came from their mode of operations. With the company affected by events currently, it is a perfect time to analyze the numbers behind the firm in order to come up with a rather realistic picture of what this stock is.
Fluor Corporation (FLR) Fundamentals that are to be considered.
When analyzing a stock, the first fundamental thing to take into account is the balance sheet. How healthy the balance sheet of a company is will determine if the company will be able to carry out all its financial and non-financial obligations and also keep the faith of its investors. In terms of their assets, the company currently has 5322888000 million total, with 3850371000 million as their total liabilities.
FLR were able to record -73.16 million as free cash flow during the third quarter of the year, this saw their quarterly net cash flow reduce by 40.36 million. In cash movements, the company had a total of 66.9 million as operating cash flow.
Potential earnings growth for Fluor Corporation (FLR)
In order to determine the future investment potential for this stock, we will have to analyze key trends that affect it. During the third quarter of the year, Fluor Corporation recorded a total of 3.94 billion in revenue. This figure implies that they witnessed a quarterly year/year change in their earnings with 2.42% coming in sequential stages and their sales for the third quarter reducing by -3.98%.
What matters though is how it ends. When the core data for the company is broken down, then the stock sounds interesting. The company spent 3.87 billion trying to sell their products during the last quarter, with the result yielding a gross income of 68.1 million. This allows shareholders to hold on to 140.16M with the revenue now reading 0.28 cents per share. This is a figure that is close to analyst’s prediction for their fourth quarter.
Is the stock of FLR attractive?
In the last 6 months, insiders have changed their ownership in shares of company stock by 0.60%.
0 out of 8 analysts covering the stock have rated it a Buy, while 7 have maintained a Hold recommendation on Fluor Corporation. 0 analysts has assigned a Sell rating on the FLR stock. The 12-month mean consensus price target for the company’s shares has been set at $12.75.