STUEWE RANDALL C, Chairman and CEO, subtracted 68,940 shares of Darling Ingredients Inc. (DAR) from its portfolio at the rate of $21.02 per share valuing $1,449,057 on Mar 11. The insider left behind 711,740 shares of the company to its portfolio. Before making a move on any particular stock, readers often pay close attention to support and resistance markers. The last reported price for shares of Darling Ingredients Inc. (DAR) was $19.74. Currently, the 1st Resistance Point for this stock is $19.90, with a 2nd Resistance Point sitting at $20.06. Meanwhile, this company’s stock has a 1st Support Level at $19.45 and a 2nd Support Level at $19.16. Darling Ingredients Inc. (DAR) stock has gained $0.39, or 2.02%, in the past five days. In the last full month, these shares have lost -$0.44, or -2.18%. In the past three months, this stock’s price has fallen by -$1.64, or -7.67%. This year-to-date, Darling Ingredients Inc. (DAR) shares have gained $0.50, or 2.60%.
Analyzing price projection indicators is a helpful way to determine whether a potential stock buy is a wise choice for profits in the short term, medium term, and long term. For Darling Ingredients Inc. (DAR) stock, 40% of short-term indicators suggest that these shares are a “ Sell .” Meanwhile, 25% of medium-term indicators point to this stock being a “ Sell .” Looking further ahead, 67% of long-term indicators suggest that this stock is a “ Sell .”
With 164,749 K shares outstanding, this company currently has a market capitalization of $3,171,418K. Darling Ingredients Inc. (DAR) generates $3,388 M in annual sales, amounting to annual net income of $101,500 K. This stock has generated a 1-Year Total Return of 3.51%, a 3-Year Total Return of 31.34%, and a 5-year Total Return of -4.45%. This stock’s 5-Year Dividend Growth is 0.00%. Its Annual Dividend Yield is 0.00%, and its Annual Dividend Rate is 0.00.
In the most recently-reported fiscal quarter, which ended in Mar-19, Darling Ingredients Inc. (DAR) reported earnings of $0.11 per share. Wall Street analysts, on average, were expecting the company to report earnings of $0.14 per share, representing a -0.03 difference and 22.15% surprise. In the previous quarter ending in Dec-18, the reported earnings of $0.24 represented a 0.03 difference from the consensus estimate calling for $0.21 per share, which was a 12.25% surprise.
For the current fiscal quarter, which is set to end in 06/2019, the average earnings estimate is $0.23 per share. This estimate came from a total of 3 Wall Street Analysts. Of those market experts, the high estimate was $0.25 and the low estimate was $0.21. In the year-ago quarter, Darling Ingredients Inc. (DAR) generated per-share earnings of $0.11. If the analysts are correct about the current quarter’s earnings, the growth will be +109.09% .
Turning our focus now to insider trading activity, there have been 10 purchases (52,990 shares in total) and 0 sale (0 shares in total) in the last 3 months. In the last 6 months, there have been 28 insider buys amounting to 759,716 shares and 16 insider sales amounting to 282,848 shares. In the past full year, 30 insider purchases were made (involving 763,419 shares) and 16 insider sell-offs equivalent to 282,848 shares.
Moving onto liquidity, Darling Ingredients Inc. (DAR) has a Current Ratio of 1.66, a Quick Ratio of 1.03 and a Cash Ratio of 0.20. Looking at this company’s capital structure, its Total Debt to Total Equity is 73.66, its Total Debt to Total Capital is 42.42, and its Total Debt to Total Assets is now 34.25. Looking even further ahead into the future, its Long-Term Debt to Equity is 73.34 and its Long-Term Debt to Total Capital is 42.23.