Poised For Outsized Growth – Tractor Supply Company (TSCO)

Barbarick Steve K, President & COO, subtracted 4,772 shares of Tractor Supply Company (TSCO) from its portfolio at the rate of $103.73 per share valuing $495,000 on Apr 30. The insider left behind 0 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 Tractor Supply Company (TSCO) was $106.14. Currently, the 1st Resistance Point for this stock is $107.85, with a 2nd Resistance Point sitting at $109.57. Meanwhile, this company’s stock has a 1st Support Level at $105.20 and a 2nd Support Level at $104.26. Tractor Supply Company (TSCO) stock has lost -$2.43, or -2.24%, in the past five days. In the last full month, these shares have gained $5.48, or 5.44%. In the past three months, this stock’s price has risen by $15.74, or 17.41%. This year-to-date, Tractor Supply Company (TSCO) shares have gained $22.70, or 27.21%.

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 Tractor Supply Company (TSCO) stock, 40% of short-term indicators suggest that these shares are a “ Buy .” Meanwhile, 100% of medium-term indicators point to this stock being a “ Buy .” Looking further ahead, 100% of long-term indicators suggest that this stock is a “ Buy .”

With 120,642 K shares outstanding, this company currently has a market capitalization of $12,804,941K. Tractor Supply Company (TSCO) generates $7,911 M in annual sales, amounting to annual net income of $532,360 K. This stock has generated a 1-Year Total Return of 42.81%, a 3-Year Total Return of 15.86%, and a 5-year Total Return of 68.34%. This stock’s 5-Year Dividend Growth is 144.90%, with its most recent dividend valued at $0.350 per share on 05/24/19. Its Annual Dividend Yield is 1.32%, and its Annual Dividend Rate is 1.40.

In the most recently-reported fiscal quarter, which ended in Mar-19, Tractor Supply Company (TSCO) reported earnings of $0.63 per share. Wall Street analysts, on average, were expecting the company to report earnings of $0.55 per share, representing a 0.08 difference and 13.86% surprise. In the previous quarter ending in Dec-18, the reported earnings of $1.11 represented a 0.02 difference from the consensus estimate calling for $1.09 per share, which was a 2.26% surprise.

For the current fiscal quarter, which is set to end in 06/2019, the average earnings estimate is $1.81 per share. This estimate came from a total of 12 Wall Street Analysts. Of those market experts, the high estimate was $1.82 and the low estimate was $1.78. In the year-ago quarter, Tractor Supply Company (TSCO) generated per-share earnings of $1.69. If the analysts are correct about the current quarter’s earnings, the growth will be +7.10% .

Turning our focus now to insider trading activity, there have been 30 purchases (359,279 shares in total) and 25 sale (367,685 shares in total) in the last 3 months. In the last 6 months, there have been 45 insider buys amounting to 547,663 shares and 42 insider sales amounting to 467,388 shares. In the past full year, 63 insider purchases were made (involving 824,755 shares) and 59 insider sell-offs equivalent to 749,546 shares.

Moving onto liquidity, Tractor Supply Company (TSCO) has a Current Ratio of 1.91, a Quick Ratio of 0.22 and a Cash Ratio of 0.09. Looking at this company’s capital structure, its Total Debt to Total Equity is 28.19, its Total Debt to Total Capital is 21.99, and its Total Debt to Total Assets is now 13.81. Looking even further ahead into the future, its Long-Term Debt to Equity is 26.28 and its Long-Term Debt to Total Capital is 20.50.