Ally Financial Inc. (NYSE:ALLY) has a beta of 1.57, a 12-month trailing P/E ratio of 16.86, and a growth ratio of 3.15. The stock’s Relative Strength Index (RSI) is 63.24, with weekly volatility at 2.89% and ATR at 1.05. The ALLY stock’s 52-week price range has touched low of $10.22 and a $35.11 high. Its shares traded lower over the last trading session, losing -0.97% on 12/24/20. The shares fell to a low of $34.25 before closing at $34.54. Intraday shares traded counted 0.83 million, which was 83.61% higher than its 30-day average trading volume of 5.05M. ALLY’s previous close was $34.88 while the outstanding shares total 375.66M.
Investors have identified the Credit Services company Ally Financial Inc. 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 $13.04 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.
Potential earnings growth for Ally Financial Inc. (ALLY)
In order to determine the future investment potential for this stock, we will have to analyze key trends that affect it. During the Q3 2020 quarter of the year, Ally Financial Inc. recorded a total of 2.15 billion in revenue. This figure implies that they witnessed a quarterly year/year change in their earnings with -16.13% coming in sequential stages and their sales for the Q3 2020 quarter reducing by -1.54%.
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 770.0 million trying to sell their products during the last quarter, with the result yielding a gross income of 1.38 billion. This allows shareholders to hold on to 375.66M with the recently reported earning now reading 1.26 cents per share. This is a figure that compared to analyst’s prediction for their Q3 2020 (1.25 cents a share).
Having a look at the company’s valuation, the company is expected to record 3.77 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 ALLY sounds very interesting.
Is the stock of ALLY attractive?
In related news, VP, CAO, Controller, DEBRUNNER DAVID J sold 22,500 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that recorded on Nov 16. The sale was performed at an average price of 30.82, for a total value of 693,342. As the sale deal closes, the Chief Executive Officer, Brown Jeffrey Jonathan now sold 17,300 shares of the company’s stock, valued at 502,090. Also, Director, Clark Mayree C bought 15,000 shares of the company’s stock in a deal that was recorded on Apr 24. The shares were price at an average price of 14.25 per share, with a total market value of 213,750. Following this completion of acquisition, the Director, HOBBS FRANKLIN W IV now holds 10,000 shares of the company’s stock, valued at 203,000. In the last 6 months, insiders have changed their ownership in shares of company stock by 0.30%.
16 out of 17 analysts covering the stock have rated it a Buy, while 1 have maintained a Hold recommendation on Ally Financial Inc.. 0 analysts has assigned a Sell rating on the ALLY stock. The 12-month mean consensus price target for the company’s shares has been set at $38.94.