Party City Holdco Inc. (PRTY) – An Investment to Strengthen Your Portfolio

HARRISON JAMES M, Chief Executive Officer, added 51,458 shares of Party City Holdco Inc. (PRTY) to its portfolio at the rate of $9.60 per share valuing $493,997 on Dec 14. The insider has now 370,458 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 Party City Holdco Inc. (PRTY) was $7.60. Currently, the 1st Resistance Point for this stock is $7.73, with a 2nd Resistance Point sitting at $7.87. Meanwhile, this company’s stock has a 1st Support Level at $7.33 and a 2nd Support Level at $7.06. Party City Holdco Inc. (PRTY) stock has lost -$0.28, or -3.55%, in the past five days. In the last full month, these shares have lost -$0.41, or -5.12%. In the past three months, this stock’s price has fallen by -$1.32, or -14.80%. This year-to-date, Party City Holdco Inc. (PRTY) shares have lost -$2.38, or -23.85%.

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 Party City Holdco Inc. (PRTY) stock, 20% of short-term indicators suggest that these shares are a “ Sell .” Meanwhile, 75% 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 93,790 K shares outstanding, this company currently has a market capitalization of $681,853K. Party City Holdco Inc. (PRTY) generates $2,428 M in annual sales, amounting to annual net income of $123,260 K. This stock has generated a 1-Year Total Return of -49.33%, a 3-Year Total Return of -40.67%, and a 5-year Total Return of 0.00%. 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, Party City Holdco Inc. (PRTY) reported earnings of $0.01 per share. Wall Street analysts, on average, were expecting the company to report earnings of $0.01 per share, representing a 0 difference and 78.57% surprise. In the previous quarter ending in Dec-18, the reported earnings of $1.08 represented a -0.01 difference from the consensus estimate calling for $1.09 per share, which was a 0.74% surprise.

For the current fiscal quarter, which is set to end in 06/2019, the average earnings estimate is $0.36 per share. This estimate came from a total of 5 Wall Street Analysts. Of those market experts, the high estimate was $0.40 and the low estimate was $0.32. In the year-ago quarter, Party City Holdco Inc. (PRTY) generated per-share earnings of $0.40. If the analysts are correct about the current quarter’s earnings, the growth will be -10.00% .

Turning our focus now to insider trading activity, there have been 14 purchases (211,403 shares in total) and 0 sale (0 shares in total) in the last 3 months. In the last 6 months, there have been 18 insider buys amounting to 274,432 shares and 0 insider sales amounting to 0 shares. In the past full year, 32 insider purchases were made (involving 639,575 shares) and 12 insider sell-offs equivalent to 20,435,457 shares.

Moving onto liquidity, Party City Holdco Inc. (PRTY) has a Current Ratio of 1.44, a Quick Ratio of 0.38 and a Cash Ratio of 0.08. Looking at this company’s capital structure, its Total Debt to Total Equity is 185.16, its Total Debt to Total Capital is 64.93, and its Total Debt to Total Assets is now 53.21. Looking even further ahead into the future, its Long-Term Debt to Equity is 155.46 and its Long-Term Debt to Total Capital is 54.34.