Teradata Corporation (NYSE:TDC) shares traded lower over the last trading session, losing -1.52% on 05/28/21. The shares fell to a low of $47.70 before closing at $47.87. Intraday shares traded counted 0.44 million, which was 75.25% higher than its 30-day average trading volume of 1.79M. TDC’s previous close was $48.61 while the outstanding shares total 108.70M. The firm has a beta of 1.26, a 12-month trailing P/E ratio of 443.24, and a growth ratio of 20.10. The stock’s Relative Strength Index (RSI) is 60.63, with weekly volatility at 3.34% and ATR at 2.18. The TDC stock’s 52-week price range has touched low of $17.99 and a $59.58 high.
Investors have identified the Information Technology Services company Teradata 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 $5.33 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.
Teradata Corporation (TDC) 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 TDC, the company has in raw cash 538.0 million on their books with 50.0 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 1.07 billion total, with 955.0 million as their total liabilities.
TDC were able to record 105.0 million as free cash flow during the 08/05/2021 quarter of the year, this saw their quarterly net cash flow reduce by 9.0 million. In cash movements, the company had a total of 110.0 million as operating cash flow.
Potential earnings growth for Teradata Corporation (TDC)
In order to determine the future investment potential for this stock, we will have to analyze key trends that affect it. During the 08/05/2021 quarter of the year, Teradata Corporation recorded a total of 491.0 million in revenue. This figure implies that they witnessed a quarterly year/year change in their earnings with 11.61% coming in sequential stages and their sales for the 08/05/2021 quarter reducing by 0.0%.
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 184.0 million trying to sell their products during the last quarter, with the result yielding a gross income of 307.0 million. This allows shareholders to hold on to 108.70M with the recently reported earning now reading 0.49 cents per share. This is a figure that compared to analyst’s prediction for their 08/05/2021 (0.55 cents a share).
Having a look at the company’s valuation, the company is expected to record 0.71 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 TDC sounds very interesting.
Is the stock of TDC attractive?
In related news, Chief Financial Officer, Culhane Mark sold 3,957 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that recorded on May 27. The sale was performed at an average price of 48.42, for a total value of 191,610. As the sale deal closes, the Director, CHOU TIMOTHY C K now sold 6,863 shares of the company’s stock, valued at 352,741. Also, Director, CHOU TIMOTHY C K sold 1,407 shares of the company’s stock in a deal that was recorded on Mar 29. The shares were price at an average price of 39.73 per share, with a total market value of 55,900. Following this completion of acquisition, the Chief Marketing Officer, Etherington Martyn now holds 8,000 shares of the company’s stock, valued at 355,088. In the last 6 months, insiders have changed their ownership in shares of company stock by 1.90%.
4 out of 11 analysts covering the stock have rated it a Buy, while 6 have maintained a Hold recommendation on Teradata Corporation. 1 analysts has assigned a Sell rating on the TDC stock. The 12-month mean consensus price target for the company’s shares has been set at $45.64.