A Professional Trader’s Guide to Ally Financial Inc. (ALLY) Stock

DEBRUNNER DAVID J, VP, CAO, Controller, subtracted 2,222 shares of Ally Financial Inc. (ALLY) from its portfolio at the rate of $33.43 per share valuing $74,281 on Oct 01. The insider left behind 99,091 shares of the company to its portfolio. Currently, the 1st Resistance Point for this stock is $30.91, with a 2nd Resistance Point sitting at $31.02. Meanwhile, this company’s stock has a 1st Support Level at $30.65 and a 2nd Support Level at $30.50. 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 Ally Financial Inc. (ALLY) was $30.81. Ally Financial Inc. (ALLY) stock has gained $0.18, or 0.59%, in the past five days. In the last full month, these shares have lost -$2.96, or -8.77%. In the past three months, this stock’s price has fallen by -$2.90, or -8.60%. This year-to-date, Ally Financial Inc. (ALLY) shares have gained $8.15, or 35.97%.

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 Ally Financial Inc. (ALLY) stock, 50% of short-term indicators suggest that these shares are a “ Sell .” Meanwhile, 50% of medium-term indicators point to this stock being a “ Buy .” Looking further ahead, 25% of long-term indicators suggest that this stock is a “ Buy .”

With 390,415 K shares outstanding, this company currently has a market capitalization of $11,981,837K. Ally Financial Inc. (ALLY) generates $10,466 M in annual sales, amounting to annual net income of $1,263 M. This stock has generated a 1-Year Total Return of 20.68%, a 3-Year Total Return of 67.72%, and a 5-year Total Return of 35.73%. This stock’s 5-Year Dividend Growth is 0.00%, with its most recent dividend valued at $0.170 per share on 07/31/19. Its Annual Dividend Yield is 2.20%, and its Annual Dividend Rate is 0.68.

In the most recently-reported fiscal quarter, which ended in 09/19, Ally Financial Inc. (ALLY) reported earnings of $1.01 per share. Wall Street analysts, on average, were expecting the company to report earnings of $0.98 per share, representing a 0.03 difference and 3.06% surprise. In the previous quarter ending in 06/19, the reported earnings of $0.97 represented a 0.09 difference from the consensus estimate calling for $0.88 per share, which was a 10.23% surprise.

For the current fiscal quarter, which is set to end in 12/2019, the average earnings estimate is $0.96 per share. This estimate came from a total of 7 Wall Street Analysts. Of those market experts, the high estimate was $1.02 and the low estimate was $0.88. In the year-ago quarter, Ally Financial Inc. (ALLY) generated per-share earnings of $0.92. If the analysts are correct about the current quarter’s earnings, the growth will be +4.35%.

Turning our focus now to insider trading activity, there have been 3 purchases (2,603 shares in total) and 3 sale (6,666 shares in total) in the last 3 months. In the last 6 months, there have been 18 insider buys amounting to 64,426 shares and 9 insider sales amounting to 34,498 shares. In the past full year, 38 insider purchases were made (involving 608,784 shares) and 33 insider sell-offs equivalent to 419,672 shares.

Moving onto liquidity, Ally Financial Inc. (ALLY) has a Current Ratio of 0.07. Looking at this company’s capital structure, its Total Debt to Total Equity is 408.35, its Total Debt to Total Capital is 80.33, and its Total Debt to Total Assets is now 30.29. Looking even further ahead into the future, its Long-Term Debt to Total Capital is 265.43.