Alcon, Inc. (ALC) belongs to Healthcare sector USA industry. The company’s Market capitalization is $18101.07 with the total Outstanding Shares of 302.39 million. On 14-05-2019 (Tuesday), shares were closed at $59.86 a share in the latest session and the stock value loss almost -2.89% since the beginning of this year. The company has managed to keep price to sales ratio of 2.53. The price to sales ratio is the ratio of the market value of equity to the sales. This ratio is internally not steady, since the market value of equity is divided by the total revenues of the firm.
Measure Investors’ Interest before Making Any Investment Decision (RVOL Analysis):
The stock exchanged hands with a volume of 1.28 million shares compared to its standard daily volume. The stock has relative volume of 0.40. Relative Volume (or RVOL) is a volume indicator, meaning it helps measure investor interest in a stock. RVOL compares a stock’s current volume to its prior volume over a specific period.
It’s expressed as a ratio. For example, if a stock has an RVOL of 5, it’s trading at 5-times its normal volume. Higher Relative Volume obviously indicates more traders are trading it.
Few Important Technical Indicators:
Alcon, Inc. (ALC) stock is currently trading 3.38% away from its average-price of 200 days while it maintained a distance of 3.38% from its 50 Days Moving Average and 2.82% compared with the 20 Day Moving Average. The stock, as of last close, traded 11.31% away to its 52 week low and was at a distance of -6.07% from its 52 week high. Alcon, Inc. (ALC)’s value Change from Open was at -1.79% with a Gap of -1.12%.
Is the Stock Volatile?
ATR value of company was 1.69. The stock volatility for week was 3.07% while for month was 2.37%.
What to Expect From Alcon, Inc. (ALC) in Coming 5 Years?
EPS in next five years is expected to touch 7.42%. EPS growth in next year is estimated to reach 12.00%. The forward P/E ratio stands at 27.97.
What Do Analysts Recommend?
Consensus rating is 2.10 by the analysts on the stock. A consensus suggestion for any specific stock observes rating from many analysts who analyze that stock. These suggestions provide a complete picture of the stock. Consensus rating based on a 1-5 numerical scale. If the consensus rating is one, it will indicate a strong sign for buy. If it shows Three, it will be a signal for hold. If the rating on the numerical scale is five, it will consider as a strong sell.