Newell Brands Inc. (NYSE:NWL) Insider Trading Review


Newell Brands Inc. (NYSE:NWL) has a 1 Year Target Estimate of $60. The stock traded with the volume of 2.62 Million in the last trading session. Newell Brands Inc. opened at $47.63 and closed by showing a decrease of -0.25%. The Bid price in the last session was $47.35 x 100 and the Ask price was $47.47 x 100. (The ask price is what sellers are willing to take for it. If you are selling a stock, you are going to get the bid price, if you are buying a stock you are going to get the ask price. The difference (or spread) goes to the broker/specialist that handles the transaction).

Newell Brands Inc. has the Market Capitalization of 22.9 Billion. The Stock has its 52-week High of $55.45 and 52-Week Low of $33.26 and it touched its 52-week high on Aug 15, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Feb 11, 2016.

Newell Brands Inc. reported its last Earnings on Oct 28 BMO where the company reported Actual EPS of $0.78/Share whereas, the Analyst Estimated EPS was $0.73/share. The difference between Actual EPS and Estimated EPS was $0.05/share. This represented an Earnings Surprise of 6.8%. The company will report its next earnings on Jan 27 – Jan 31 (Est.).

Some analyst provided their insight on Growth Estimates; Newell Brands Inc. has the Current Quarter Earnings Growth rate of 42.9%. The Next Quarter growth is expected to be -30%. In the past 5 years, the stock has earnings growth rate of 7.44% per annum while the Upcoming 5 year’s earnings growth rate is expected to be 13.92% per annum.

14 number of analysts also provided their insight on Newell Brands Inc., where the Average Price Target for the stock is $60. They also projected Low Price Target as $52 while High Price Target is set at $67.

A number of analysts rated the stock as well: 6 analysts believe that the stock is a STRONG BUY while 9 reported it as Buy.1 analysts assigned a HOLD rating, 0 said it’s UNDERPERFORM and 0 say that this stock is a SELL.

Newell Brands Inc. annual Divided is 0.76 while it’s Dividend Yield is 1.6%. The stock has its Price to Earnings (P/E) ratio of 88.23 and Forward Price to Earnings ratio of 15.87. The company has its Price to Sales (P/S) ratio of 2.14 where Price to Book (P/B) ratio of 2.01, Price to Cash Per share (P/C) of 34.18 and Price to Free Cash Flow (P/FCF) has a value of 47.44.

The company has its Return on Assets (ROA) of 1.7 Percent. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at 5.7% and Return on Investment (ROI) displays a value of 7.2%.

The stock is currently trading at Distance from 20-Day simple moving Average of -0.52% whereas, Distance from 50-Day Simple moving average is -5.2 Percent and Distance from 200-Day Simple Moving Average of -0.26 percent.

A look at performance overview of Newell Brands Inc. depicts that Performance (Week) is 0.18 percent while Performance Month is -3.53%. Quarterly performance shows a value of -11% and Half Year Performance value stands at -0.22%. Yearly performance of the stock has the value of 8.06 percent. Newell Brands Inc. has its YTD performance of 9.48 Percent. (YTD performance is the most important factor to consider; if YTD is negative, the stock is declining; if the YTD Performance value is Positive the stock is surging).

Insider Trades:

Many Insiders have done trades inside the company. The latest trade was made on 31 Oct 2016 where Chief Executive Officer Polk Michael B did a transaction type “Buy” in which 4000 shares were traded at a price of $47.82. Another insider trade includes President Tarchetti (Mark S) who also initiated a transaction in which 12436 shares were traded on 30 Oct 2016 as “Buy”. On 30 Oct 2016 Chief Executive Officer Polk Michael B traded 7500 shares as “Buy” at $49.68. Director Cowhig (Michael T) Buy 5353 shares on 28 Aug 2016 at the price of $31.2.

Upgrades/Downgrades Report:

The latest Upgrades/Downgrades was done by Research firm Raymond James on 8-Nov-16 who Upgrade the stock from Outperform to Strong Buy. Other firms have also Upgraded/Downgraded the stock. On 8-Feb-16, Gabelli & Co took an action “Initiated”  to Buy. On 1-Feb-16, the stock was Upgrade to Outperform by Raymond James.