Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY) shares are trading at higher $57.92 and the avg recommendation for the stock is Strong Buy, while the current analyst price target stands at $73.69.
To add more color to this target, the company’s high over the last year is $68.34 and the low is $45.76. Over the last 52 weeks, BMY is up 1.85% while the S&P 500 is up 8.50%. The catalyst for this interesting swing was the company’s recent earnings report.
A Notable Earnings Report
In the last quarter, BMY reported a profit of $7.43 billion. Bristol-Myers Squibb Company also saw revenues increase to $10.13 billion. In addition, BMY has free cash flow of $7.85 billion as of 06-2020. The company’s EBITDA came in at $4.18 billion which compares well with its peers.
BMY booked profit margins of -1.60%, its Return on Equity (ROE) is -1.30%, and its Return on Assets is -0.50%. All told, it is clear that, BMY needs to be on your watchlist.
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Of course, we must look beyond the financials and question how well those numbers represent the sustainable earnings power of the business. Investors need to know how sustainable this current run. BMY has a short ratio of 1.17 and outstanding shares of 2.26B.
BMY has seen increased volume after this news and investors are putting their support behind the value proposition. Furthermore, 10-day volume stands at 8.68 million and more growth is possible in the weeks ahead. Traders will also note the company’s earnings per share came in at -0.10. Bristol-Myers Squibb Company BMY also noted assets of $128.08 billion at the end of the last quarter. Investors should also keep an eye on sector updates as BMY has historically followed its peers on positive news.
All told, Bristol-Myers Squibb Company BMY has strung together solid data and demonstrated underlying fundamentals. At its current valuation, BMY represents an interesting risk/reward case. Traders should stay tuned to see if this recent report will push the stock to test recent resistance levels.
Bristol-Myers Squibb Company BMY is now commanding a market cap of 131.92B and a float of 2.25B. BMY is increasing its credibility in this sector and that could lead to more upside down the line. Sign-up for continuing coverage on shares of BMY stock, as well as other hot stock picks, get our free newsletter today and get our next breakout pick!
Disclosure: we hold no position in BMY, either long or short, and we have not been compensated for this article.