Poised For Outsized Growth – Fiserv, Inc. (FISV)

YABUKI JEFFERY W, Chairman and CEO, subtracted 20,000 shares of Fiserv, Inc. (FISV) from its portfolio at the rate of $103.20 per share valuing $2,063,953 on Jul 26. The insider left behind 311,429 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 Fiserv, Inc. (FISV) was $105.78. Currently, the 1st Resistance Point for this stock is $106.45, with a 2nd Resistance Point sitting at $107.12. Meanwhile, this company’s stock has a 1st Support Level at $104.48 and a 2nd Support Level at $103.18. Fiserv, Inc. (FISV) stock has gained $2.76, or 2.68%, in the past five days. In the last full month, these shares have gained $11.27, or 11.92%. In the past three months, this stock’s price has risen by $22.42, or 26.90%. This year-to-date, Fiserv, Inc. (FISV) shares have gained $32.29, or 43.94%.

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 Fiserv, Inc. (FISV) stock, 100% of short-term indicators suggest that these shares are a “ Buy .” Meanwhile, 100% of medium-term indicators point to this stock being a “ Buy .”

With 392,973 K shares outstanding, this company currently has a market capitalization of $40,951,716K. Fiserv, Inc. (FISV) generates $5,823 M in annual sales, amounting to annual net income of $1,187 M. This stock has generated a 1-Year Total Return of 33.44%, a 3-Year Total Return of 106.32%, and a 5-year Total Return of 229.38%. 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 Jun-19, Fiserv, Inc. (FISV) reported earnings of $0.82 per share. Wall Street analysts, on average, were expecting the company to report earnings of $0.80 per share, representing a 0.02 difference and 1.95% surprise. In the previous quarter ending in Mar-19, the reported earnings of $0.84 represented a 0.02 difference from the consensus estimate calling for $0.82 per share, which was a 2.15% surprise.

For the current fiscal quarter, which is set to end in 09/2019, the average earnings estimate is $0.93 per share. This estimate came from a total of 3 Wall Street Analysts. Of those market experts, the high estimate was $1.00 and the low estimate was $0.88. In the year-ago quarter, Fiserv, Inc. (FISV) generated per-share earnings of $0.75. If the analysts are correct about the current quarter’s earnings, the growth will be +24.00% .

Turning our focus now to insider trading activity, there have been 30 purchases (3,749,275 shares in total) and 12 sale (105,289 shares in total) in the last 3 months. In the last 6 months, there have been 42 insider buys amounting to 3,973,009 shares and 35 insider sales amounting to 354,029 shares. In the past full year, 45 insider purchases were made (involving 4,864,583 shares) and 53 insider sell-offs equivalent to 1,197,922 shares.

Moving onto liquidity, Fiserv, Inc. (FISV) has a Current Ratio of 1.11, a Quick Ratio of 1.11 and a Cash Ratio of 0.21. Looking at this company’s capital structure, its Total Debt to Total Equity is 259.88, its Total Debt to Total Capital is 72.21, and its Total Debt to Total Assets is now 52.91. Looking even further ahead into the future, its Long-Term Debt to Equity is 259.70 and its Long-Term Debt to Total Capital is 72.16.