Vector Group Ltd. (NYSE:VGR) shares fell to a low of $14.01 before closing at $14.08. Intraday shares traded counted 0.59 million, which was 15.58% higher than its 30-day average trading volume of 696.35K. VGR’s previous close was $14.07 while the outstanding shares total 152.25M. The firm has a beta of 1.15, a 12-month trailing P/E ratio of 17.07, and a growth ratio of 1.30. The stock’s Relative Strength Index (RSI) is 45.51, with weekly volatility at 2.31% and ATR at 0.37. The VGR stock’s 52-week price range has touched low of $8.31 and a $15.30 high. The stock traded higher over the last trading session, gaining 0.07% on 06/16/21.
Investors have identified the Tobacco company Vector Group Ltd. 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 $2.16 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.
Vector Group Ltd. (VGR) 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. In terms of their assets, the company currently has 725.23 million total, with 332.9 million as their total liabilities.
VGR were able to record 76.43 million as free cash flow during the 08/11/2021 quarter of the year, this saw their quarterly net cash flow reduce by 29.41 million. In cash movements, the company had a total of 78.36 million as operating cash flow.
Potential earnings growth for Vector Group Ltd. (VGR)
In order to determine the future investment potential for this stock, we will have to analyze key trends that affect it. During the 08/11/2021 quarter of the year, Vector Group Ltd. recorded a total of 543.76 million in revenue. This figure implies that they witnessed a quarterly year/year change in their earnings with 16.42% coming in sequential stages and their sales for the 08/11/2021 quarter reducing by -1.99%.
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 363.54 million trying to sell their products during the last quarter, with the result yielding a gross income of 180.22 million. This allows shareholders to hold on to 152.25M with the recently reported earning now reading 0.21 cents per share. This is a figure that compared to analyst’s prediction for their 08/11/2021 (0.29 cents a share).
Having a look at the company’s valuation, the company is expected to record 0.92 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 VGR sounds very interesting.
Is the stock of VGR attractive?
In related news, Director, LEBOW BENNETT S sold 89,009 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that recorded on May 14. The sale was performed at an average price of 13.73, for a total value of 1,222,094. As the sale deal closes, the Director, LEBOW BENNETT S now sold 10,991 shares of the company’s stock, valued at 152,115. Also, Director, LEBOW BENNETT S sold 125,000 shares of the company’s stock in a deal that was recorded on Mar 16. The shares were price at an average price of 14.54 per share, with a total market value of 1,817,500. Following this completion of acquisition, the Director, LEBOW BENNETT S now holds 150,000 shares of the company’s stock, valued at 2,211,000. In the last 6 months, insiders have changed their ownership in shares of company stock by 2.90%.
0 out of 2 analysts covering the stock have rated it a Buy, while 2 have maintained a Hold recommendation on Vector Group Ltd.. 0 analysts has assigned a Sell rating on the VGR stock. The 12-month mean consensus price target for the company’s shares has been set at $15.00.