Wall Street analysts will be watching closely when Bunge Limited (NYSE:BG) reports its quarterly earnings next, which is scheduled for Wed 13 Feb (In 31 Days). Looking at the latest analyst forecasts, the current earnings-per-share (EPS) consensus estimate is sitting at $1.18 per share. In the preceding quarter, the company reportedly generated EPS of $2.52 per share of its common stock. Looking at profitability indicators, this organization has an operating margin of 1.80%, a profit margin of 0.50% and a gross margin of 5.00%.
Speaking of Wall Street analysts, a number of market experts at top investment banks have recently posted their updated ratings on shares of Bunge Limited (NYSE:BG). Most recently, on August 2nd, 2018, JP Morgan Downgrade a Neutral rating. Before that, on March 7th, 2018, JP Morgan Resumed to Overweight. Citigroup Upgrade a Buy rating on March 6th, 2018, Stephens Upgrade an Overweight rating on February 15th, 2018, and Citigroup Downgrade a Neutral rating on September 28th, 2017.
At its current price point, combined with the fact that this company has 143.49M shares outstanding, the current market capitalization sits at 8.00B. In the last trading day, 1,089,113 shares of Bunge Limited were traded, which compares to its usual volume of about 1.53M shares per day of trading.
If we compare this company’s current price to its recent pricing activity, we can see that the price has changed by $0.83 in the past five trading days, resulting in a percentage change of +1.51% and a moving average of 56.10. In the past 20 days, its price changed by -$3.91 (which is -6.56%) and the stock’s moving average was 55.22. Looking back a full 50 days, shares of BG changed by -$10.05 (which is -15.28%) and demonstrated a moving average of 58.20.
Staying in the same analytical area, this company’s stock has demonstrated a 9-day Stochastic %K score of 83.91%, a 14-day Stochastic %K score of 84.00% and a 20-day Stochastic %K score of 56.99%. Using a similar metric, Bunge Limited (BG) shares showed a Stochastic %D of 87.50% over the past 9 days, a Stochastic %D score of 77.58% over the last 14 days, and a 20-day Stochastic %D of 51.93%. Meanwhile, this stock’s MACD Oscillator was 1.40 over the past 9 days, 2.13 over the past two weeks, and 1.26 in the last 20 days.
As recent trading data suggests, this company’s shares have been hovering close to the $55.72 level. Over the past 12 months, this stock has experienced a high price of $83.20 and a low of $51.13. Top market experts pay heightened attention to a stock as it is getting closer to a notable historic high price or low price.
The Vanguard Group Inc purchased more shares of this company during the last fiscal quarter, as we can observe in the latest corresponding filing from Bunge Limited (NYSE:BG) with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). This specific major shareholder, at the end of the quarter, held 13,615,363 shares of the company’s stock following the addition of 158,792 to this investor’s holdings during the three-month period. This share count represents that The Vanguard Group Inc now held 9.65% stake in Bunge Limited (BG)’s shares.
Just in the most recent trading day, Bunge Limited (NYSE:BG) experienced a high price of $56.64 and low point of $55.67. At the end of the last trading session, this stock was at 55.72 per share, following a loss of -$0.32, or -1.68% during the full day.