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Clues to Identify Price Direction: Itau Unibanco Holding S.A. (ITUB)

Key Statistics

Itau Unibanco Holding S.A. (ITUB) declined -1.26% and closed its last trading session at $14.92. Its opening price on the last trading day was $15.11. The company’s market cap is $93.2 Billion. The company has 6.25 Billion shares outstanding and 3.57 Billion shares were floated in market. The short ratio in the company’s stock is documented at 1.97 and the short float is around of 0.58%. Itau Unibanco Holding S.A. has been given an analysts’ mean target of 15.37.

52-week High/Low

The highest price ITUB stock touched in the last 12 month was $16.98 and the lowest price it hit in the same period was $10.02. Stock’s distance from 52 week High is -9.41% and the distance from 52 week Low is 60.78%.

Share Volume Analysis

A total of 7.07 Billion shares exchanged at hands and its average trading volume is standing at 10.52 Million shares. The relative volume of the stock is 0.67.

Stock Performance

Itau Unibanco Holding S.A. (ITUB) performance during the last one year upgraded 35.5 percent, while its year to date (YTD) performance showed a positive trend of 22.21 percent. The stock jumped 14.3 percent over the past six months. The stock’s quarterly performance indicates a positive momentum of 7.49 percent, whereas its last one month trend is pessimistic with -2.48 percent. Its weekly performance showed upward trend of 1.15 percent.

Profit Margins Analysis

Profitability analysis helps a great deal in making investment decision. Net profit margin of the company was recorded at 16.5 percent, operating profit margin was 34.1 percent, while gross profit margin stands at 0 percent.

Key Ratios Review

Liquidity ratios help investors to determine a company’s ability to pay off its debts. For the most recent quarter, quick ratio was 0, current ratio was 0, LT Debt/Equity ratio was 0.95 and Total Debt/Equity ratio stands at 4.01, while Payout ratio is 1.858.

Return on Assets, Investment and Equity

Itau Unibanco Holding S.A. (ITUB) has a Return on Assets of 1.7 percent, Return on Investment of 6.1 percent and a Return on Equity of 18.6 percent.

Simple Moving Average

Moving averages are used as a strong indicator for technical stock analysis and it helps investors in figuring out where the stock has been and also helps in determining where it may be possibly heading. Now we look at the Moving Averages, the 200-day is 13.57%, the 50-day is -3.09% and the 20-day is -1.28%.

EPS Growth Analysis

The company’s diluted EPS for trailing twelve months was 1.08.

EPS Estimate for the next year is 1.34.

EPS Estimate for the next Quarter is 0.3.

EPS Growth this year is 3.1 percent.

Earnings and Sales Growth

EPS growth for the next 5 years is 11.8 percent.

Annual EPS growth Past 5 years is 5.5 percent.

Annual Sales Growth in the past 5 years was 8.5 percent.

Quarterly Revenue Growth on year-over-year basis stands at -24.4 percent.

Quarterly Earnings Growth on year-over-year basis stands at -8.1 percent.

Investment Valuation Ratios

The company P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 13.85 and Forward P/E ratio is 11.18. The company P/S (price to Sales) ratio is 2.18, P/B (price to Book) ratio is 2.43, while its P/C (price to Cash) ratio stands at 0.62.

Volatility Analysis

If we look at the Volatility of Itau Unibanco Holding S.A. (ITUB), Week Volatility is 2.07%, whereas Month Volatility is at 2.47%.

Technical Indicators

Itau Unibanco Holding S.A. (ITUB)’s RSI (Relative strength index) is at 44.99, its ATR (Average True Range) value is 0.39, while its Beta factor was calculated at 1.73.

Earnings Release Date

The company is estimated to report earnings on May 02 AMC.

Analysts Recommendation

Itau Unibanco Holding S.A. (ITUB) has an Analysts’ Mean Recommendation of 2.7.

Insider Ownership and Transactions

Itau Unibanco Holding S.A.’s insider ownership stands at 52.1 percent, while its insider transaction is 0 percent.

Institutional Ownership and Transactions

Institutional ownership refers to the ownership stake in a company that is held by large financial organizations, pension funds or endowments. Itau Unibanco Holding S.A.’s institutional ownership is 24.2%, while its institutional transactions stand at 0.06%.