Axalta Coating Systems Ltd. (NYSE:AXTA) Valuation According To Analysts

Axalta Coating Systems Ltd. (NYSE:AXTA) Valuation According To Analysts

According to their predictions high & low revenue estimates are 1.16 Billion and 1.07 Billion respectively. (NYSE:PRI) reached all time high today, Oct, 10 and still has $88.94 target or 3.00% above today's $86.35 share price. Moreover, Captrust Fin Advisors has 0% invested in Kellogg Company (NYSE:K). Analysts forecast EPS of $0.35, up exactly $0.03 or 9.37 % from 2014's $0.32 EPS. Bank of America Corporation lowered Axalta Coating Systems from a "buy" rating to an "underperform" rating and cut their price objective for the company from $36.00 to $30.00 in a research report on Wednesday, June 21st.

On August 11 the company was rated "Overweight" by JP Morgan up from the previous "Neutral" rating. The stock of Axalta Coating Systems Ltd (NYSE:AXTA) earned "Outperform" rating by Credit Suisse on Tuesday, March 22. Finally, Susquehanna Bancshares Inc initiated coverage on Axalta Coating Systems in a research note on Tuesday, July 18th. The company has an average rating of "Hold" and a consensus target price of $32.23. The company reported the earnings of $0.31/Share in the last quarter where the estimated EPS by analysts was $0.39/share. If you are accessing this story on another domain, it was illegally stolen and republished in violation of US and global trademark and copyright laws.

Axalta Coating Systems Ltd. (AXTA) recorded volume accumulation so there will probably be a surplus of buyers at $28.31.

Accumulated volume is going to prevent the price from rising further at $28.76 and this action will lead the price to take a temporary pause or stay muted for a few days. The company has a 50-day moving average of $31.40 and a 200-day moving average of $29.28. The share price has moved forward from its 20 days moving average, trading at a distance of 6.18% and stays -0.54% away from its 50 days moving average. Axalta Coating Systems has a 52 week low of $24.27 and a 52 week high of $34.10. The stock has a market capitalization of $6.95 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 2860.00.

Axalta Coating Systems (NASDAQ:AXTA) last posted its earnings results on Thursday, August 3rd. The price to current year EPS has -1.80%. The business had revenue of $1.09 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.12 billion. While for the next 5 years, the growth estimate is 13.68%. In the last three months, insiders sold 195,774 shares of company stock valued at $5,771,898.

In other news, Director Samuel L. Smolik acquired 4,000 shares of Axalta Coating Systems stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, August 7th. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this hyperlink. The stock volatility for the week was 2.39% while for the month was 1.39%. The disclosure for this sale can be found here.

Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in AXTA. 210 are held by Cwm Ltd Liability Company. Acrospire Investment Management LLC lifted its stake in shares of Axalta Coating Systems by 257.0% during the second quarter. Acrospire Investment Management LLC now owns 4,862 shares of the specialty chemicals company's stock valued at $156,000 after acquiring an additional 3,500 shares during the period.

12/02/2016 - Axalta Coating Systems Ltd. was downgraded to "hold" by analysts at Vertical Group.

Investors who are keeping close eye on the stock of Axalta Coating Systems Ltd. (NYSE:AXTA) established that the company was able to keep return on investment at - in the trailing twelve month while Reuters data showed that industry's average stands at 6.17 and sector's optimum level is 10.91.

The company said the updated guidance reflects the expected impact of recent natural disasters, distributor working capital adjustments in the company's performance coating segment, and the projected widening gap between raw material input costs and offsetting near-term customer price increases.