Newell Brands Inc. (NWL): Amazing, But Overvalued?

Craigie James, Director, added 12,500 shares of Newell Brands Inc. (NWL) to its portfolio at the rate of $20.00 per share valuing $250,000 on Nov 07. The insider has now 12,500 shares of the company to its portfolio. Currently, the 1st Resistance Point for this stock is $19.07, with a 2nd Resistance Point sitting at $19.24. Meanwhile, this company’s stock has a 1st Support Level at $18.59 and a 2nd Support Level at $18.27. 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 Newell Brands Inc. (NWL) was $18.90. Newell Brands Inc. (NWL) stock has lost -$0.33, or -1.69%, in the past five days. In the last full month, these shares have lost -$0.15, or -0.79%. In the past three months, this stock’s price has risen by $0.36, or 1.94%. This year-to-date, Newell Brands Inc. (NWL) shares have lost -$0.32, or -1.66%.

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 Newell Brands Inc. (NWL) stock, Hold % 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, 100% of long-term indicators suggest that this stock is a “ Buy .”

With 423,400 K shares outstanding, this company currently has a market capitalization of $7,900,644K. Newell Brands Inc. (NWL) generates $8,631 M in annual sales, amounting to annual net income of -$6,917,900 K. This stock has generated a 1-Year Total Return of -1.36%, a 3-Year Total Return of -60.18%, and a 5-year Total Return of -50.17%. This stock’s 5-Year Dividend Growth is 53.33%, with its most recent dividend valued at $0.230 per share on 11/26/19. Its Annual Dividend Yield is 4.93%, and its Annual Dividend Rate is 0.92.

In the most recently-reported fiscal quarter, which ended in 09/19, Newell Brands Inc. (NWL) reported earnings of $0.73 per share. Wall Street analysts, on average, were expecting the company to report earnings of $0.56 per share, representing a 0.17 difference and 30.36% surprise. In the previous quarter ending in 06/19, the reported earnings of $0.45 represented a 0.09 difference from the consensus estimate calling for $0.36 per share, which was a 25.00% surprise.

For the current fiscal quarter, which is set to end in 12/2019, the average earnings estimate is $0.39 per share. This estimate came from a total of 8 Wall Street Analysts. Of those market experts, the high estimate was $0.46 and the low estimate was $0.37. In the year-ago quarter, Newell Brands Inc. (NWL) generated per-share earnings of $0.47. If the analysts are correct about the current quarter’s earnings, the growth will be -17.02%.

Turning our focus now to insider trading activity, there have been 6 purchases (78,199 shares in total) and 1 sale (18,314 shares in total) in the last 3 months. In the last 6 months, there have been 11 insider buys amounting to 95,482 shares and 1 insider sales amounting to 18,314 shares. In the past full year, 37 insider purchases were made (involving 231,994 shares) and 8 insider sell-offs equivalent to 35,586 shares.

Moving onto liquidity, Newell Brands Inc. (NWL) has a Current Ratio of 2.33, a Quick Ratio of 1.85 and a Cash Ratio of 0.15. Looking at this company’s capital structure, its Total Debt to Total Equity is 133.80, its Total Debt to Total Capital is 57.23, and its Total Debt to Total Assets is now 39.60. Looking even further ahead into the future, its Long-Term Debt to Equity is 1.40 and its Long-Term Debt to Total Capital is 127.72.