Federal Signal Corporation (NYSE:FSS) shares fell to a low of $34.83 before closing at $35.21. Intraday shares traded counted 0.16 million, which was 39.0% higher than its 30-day average trading volume of 265.72K. FSS’s previous close was $35.54 while the outstanding shares total 60.30M. The firm has a beta of 1.08, a 12-month trailing P/E ratio of 21.79, and a growth ratio of 1.36. The stock’s Relative Strength Index (RSI) is 55.67, with weekly volatility at 2.21% and ATR at 0.87. The FSS stock’s 52-week price range has touched low of $23.32 and a $36.42 high. The stock traded lower over the last trading session, losing -0.93% on 02/18/21.
Investors have identified the Pollution & Treatment Controls company Federal Signal 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 $2.11 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.
Federal Signal Corporation (FSS) 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 FSS, the company has in raw cash 66.2 million on their books with 0.2 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 417.7 million total, with 158.6 million as their total liabilities.
Having a look at the company’s valuation, the company is expected to record 1.84 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 FSS sounds very interesting.
Is the stock of FSS attractive?
In related news, Director, Owens William F sold 7,250 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that recorded on Aug 20. The sale was performed at an average price of 32.47, for a total value of 235,428. As the sale deal closes, the Director, Owens William F now sold 25,000 shares of the company’s stock, valued at 833,158. Also, VP, Treasurer & Corp. Develop., Vinokur Svetlana sold 10,171 shares of the company’s stock in a deal that was recorded on Jun 03. The shares were price at an average price of 30.27 per share, with a total market value of 307,876. Following this completion of acquisition, the President & CEO, SHERMAN JENNIFER L now holds 1,000 shares of the company’s stock, valued at 25,870. In the last 6 months, insiders have changed their ownership in shares of company stock by 0.20%.
4 out of 6 analysts covering the stock have rated it a Buy, while 2 have maintained a Hold recommendation on Federal Signal Corporation. 0 analysts has assigned a Sell rating on the FSS stock. The 12-month mean consensus price target for the company’s shares has been set at $35.40.