The Thing About Axalta Coating Systems Ltd. (AXTA) Growth

SHAVER CHARLES W, Director, subtracted 250,000 shares of Axalta Coating Systems Ltd. (AXTA) from its portfolio at the rate of $25.27 per share valuing $6,317,500 on Jun 05. The insider left behind 242,369 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 Axalta Coating Systems Ltd. (AXTA) was $29.38. Currently, the 1st Resistance Point for this stock is $29.54, with a 2nd Resistance Point sitting at $29.70. Meanwhile, this company’s stock has a 1st Support Level at $29.18 and a 2nd Support Level at $28.99. Axalta Coating Systems Ltd. (AXTA) stock has lost -$1.05, or -3.45%, in the past five days. In the last full month, these shares have gained $3.69, or 14.36%. In the past three months, this stock’s price has risen by $2.39, or 8.86%. This year-to-date, Axalta Coating Systems Ltd. (AXTA) shares have gained $5.96, or 25.45%.

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 Axalta Coating Systems Ltd. (AXTA) stock, 0% of short-term indicators suggest that these shares are a “ Buy .” Meanwhile, 25% of medium-term indicators point to this stock being a “ Buy .” Looking further ahead, 67% of long-term indicators suggest that this stock is a “ Buy .”

With 234,602 K shares outstanding, this company currently has a market capitalization of $6,897,299K. Axalta Coating Systems Ltd. (AXTA) generates $4,696 M in annual sales, amounting to annual net income of $207,100 K. This stock has generated a 1-Year Total Return of -2.03%, a 3-Year Total Return of 5.34%, 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, Axalta Coating Systems Ltd. (AXTA) reported earnings of $0.34 per share. Wall Street analysts, on average, were expecting the company to report earnings of $0.22 per share, representing a 0.12 difference and 55.32% surprise. In the previous quarter ending in Dec-18, the reported earnings of $0.34 represented a 0.02 difference from the consensus estimate calling for $0.32 per share, which was a 5.04% surprise.

For the current fiscal quarter, which is set to end in 06/2019, the average earnings estimate is $0.44 per share. This estimate came from a total of 7 Wall Street Analysts. Of those market experts, the high estimate was $0.48 and the low estimate was $0.36. In the year-ago quarter, Axalta Coating Systems Ltd. (AXTA) generated per-share earnings of $0.36. If the analysts are correct about the current quarter’s earnings, the growth will be +22.22% .

Turning our focus now to insider trading activity, there have been 7 purchases (564,836 shares in total) and 6 sale (558,614 shares in total) in the last 3 months. In the last 6 months, there have been 32 insider buys amounting to 1,607,996 shares and 39 insider sales amounting to 1,840,418 shares. In the past full year, 40 insider purchases were made (involving 2,482,277 shares) and 53 insider sell-offs equivalent to 2,807,447 shares.

Moving onto liquidity, Axalta Coating Systems Ltd. (AXTA) has a Current Ratio of 2.22, a Quick Ratio of 1.63 and a Cash Ratio of 0.67. Looking at this company’s capital structure, its Total Debt to Total Equity is 320.64, its Total Debt to Total Capital is 76.23, and its Total Debt to Total Assets is now 57.88. Looking even further ahead into the future, its Long-Term Debt to Equity is 317.14 and its Long-Term Debt to Total Capital is 75.39.