Analyst’s Sets Regal Beloit Corporation (NYSE:RBC) New Target at $86.56: RBC is Now On A Buy List

Regal Beloit Corporation (NYSE:RBC) has a beta of 1.41, a 12-month trailing P/E ratio of 17.74, and a growth ratio of 2.10. The stock’s Relative Strength Index (RSI) is 56.45, with weekly volatility at 3.62% and ATR at 2.92. The RBC stock’s 52-week price range has touched low of $51.99 and a $90.65 high. Its shares traded lower over the last trading session, losing -2.94% on 07/01/20. The shares fell to a low of $84.59 before closing at $84.75. Intraday shares traded counted 0.21 million, which was 17.85% higher than its 30-day average trading volume of 253.50K. RBC’s previous close was $87.32 while the outstanding shares total 40.60M.

Investors have identified the Specialty Industrial Machinery company Regal Beloit 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 $3.39 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.

Regal Beloit Corporation (RBC) 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. For RBC, the company has in raw cash 604.5 million on their books with 22.4 million currently as liabilities. How the trend is over time is what investors should be concerned about. The company has a healthy balance sheet as their debt profile has been on an incline. In terms of their assets, the company currently has 1834400000 million total, with 580300000 million as their total liabilities.

RBC were able to record 91.8 million as free cash flow during the third quarter of the year, this saw their quarterly net cash flow reduce by 273.1 million. In cash movements, the company had a total of 102.7 million as operating cash flow.

Potential earnings growth for Regal Beloit Corporation (RBC)

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, Regal Beloit Corporation recorded a total of 734.2 million in revenue. This figure implies that they witnessed a quarterly year/year change in their earnings with -16.29% coming in sequential stages and their sales for the third quarter reducing by -0.54%.

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 530.9 million trying to sell their products during the last quarter, with the result yielding a gross income of 203.3 million. This allows shareholders to hold on to 40.60M with the revenue now reading 1.13 cents per share. This is a figure that is close to analyst’s prediction for their fourth quarter (1.03 cents a share).

Having a look at the company’s valuation, the company is expected to record 5.49 total earnings per share during the next fiscal year. It is very important though to remember that the importance of trend far outweighs that of outlook. This analysis has been great and getting further updates on RBC sounds very interesting.

Is the stock of RBC attractive?

In related news, VP & Chief Information Officer, Avampato John sold 5,380 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that recorded on Nov 25. The sale was performed at an average price of 82.96, for a total value of 446,336. As the sale deal closes, the Chief Operating Officer, Schlemmer Jonathan J now sold 4,480 shares of the company’s stock, valued at 370,675. In the last 6 months, insiders have changed their ownership in shares of company stock by 0.60%.

5 out of 9 analysts covering the stock have rated it a Buy, while 3 have maintained a Hold recommendation on Regal Beloit Corporation. 0 analysts has assigned a Sell rating on the RBC stock. The 12-month mean consensus price target for the company’s shares has been set at $86.56.