Primo Water Corporation (PRMW) is trading at $14.40 at press time: False Bounce or Growth Revival?

Primo Water Corporation (NYSE:PRMW) Relative Strength Index (RSI) is 52.04, with weekly volatility at 1.88% and ATR at 0.36. The PRMW stock’s 52-week price range has touched low of $6.33 and a $16.00 high. Intraday shares traded counted 0.96 million, which was 1.3% higher than its 30-day average trading volume of 975.36K. Its shares traded lower over the last trading session, losing -0.96% on 10/13/20. The shares fell to a low of $14.24 before closing at $14.40. PRMW’s previous close was $14.54 while the outstanding shares total 159.93M. The firm has a beta of 1.21.

Investors have identified the Beverages – Non-Alcoholic company Primo Water 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 $2.30 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.

Primo Water Corporation (PRMW) 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 PRMW, the company has in raw cash 211.1 million on their books with 227.6 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 531100000 million total, with 675900000 million as their total liabilities.

PRMW were able to record 6.6 million as free cash flow during the third quarter of the year, this saw their quarterly net cash flow reduce by 5.6 million. In cash movements, the company had a total of 70.2 million as operating cash flow.

Potential earnings growth for Primo Water Corporation (PRMW)

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, Primo Water Corporation recorded a total of 456.8 million in revenue. This figure implies that they witnessed a quarterly year/year change in their earnings with 0.26% coming in sequential stages and their sales for the third quarter reducing by -3.81%.

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 202.1 million trying to sell their products during the last quarter, with the result yielding a gross income of 254.7 million. This allows shareholders to hold on to 159.93M with the revenue now reading -0.85 cents per share. This is a figure that is close to analyst’s prediction for their fourth quarter (0.02 cents a share).

Having a look at the company’s valuation, the company is expected to record 0.00 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 PRMW sounds very interesting.

Is the stock of PRMW attractive?

In related news, Director, BRENNER RICHARD A sold 90 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that recorded on Feb 14. The sale was performed at an average price of 15.31, for a total value of 1,378. As the sale deal closes, the Director, BRENNER RICHARD A now sold 90 shares of the company’s stock, valued at 1,378. Also, Interim CEO; Exec. Chairman, PRIM BILLY D sold 5,361 shares of the company’s stock in a deal that was recorded on Feb 13. The shares were price at an average price of 15.44 per share, with a total market value of 82,774. Following this completion of acquisition, the Director, Kilgore Jack C. now holds 852 shares of the company’s stock, valued at 13,155. In the last 6 months, insiders have changed their ownership in shares of company stock by 1.50%.

8 out of 13 analysts covering the stock have rated it a Buy, while 4 have maintained a Hold recommendation on Primo Water Corporation. 0 analysts has assigned a Sell rating on the PRMW stock. The 12-month mean consensus price target for the company’s shares has been set at $17.00.