Rite Aid Corp (NYSE:RAD) shares traded 3.39% up during most recent session to reach at the closing price of $3.66. The stock exchanged hands 25.36 Million shares versus average trading capacity of 19.3 Million shares, yielding a market cap of $3.86 Billion. Wall Street analysts covering the stock are projecting that the stock will reach $6.6 within the next 52-weeks. The mean target projections are based on 5 opinions.
Taking a broader look brokerage firms’ analysts on the street with an expectant view have Rite Aid Corp (NYSE:RAD) high price target of $6.75 and with a conservative view have low price target of $6.5.
Deutsche Bank “Downgrades” Rite Aid Corp (NYSE:RAD) in a research note issued to investors on 4/08/16 to Hold.
Additionally on 3/15/16 Credit Suisse “Assumes” Rite Aid Corp (NYSE:RAD) to Outperform setting price target at $9 and on 1/06/16 Evercore ISI Group “Downgrades” the stock to Hold. Furthermore on 11/13/15 JP Morgan “Downgrades” the stock to Neutral.
On the other hand the company has Relative Strength Index (RSI 14) of 40.84 along with Average True Range (ATR 14) of 0.22, Consequently Rite Aid Corp (NYSE:RAD)’s weekly and monthly volatility is 7.44%, 5.29% respectively. The company’s beta value is at 1.9.
In terms of Buy, Sell or Hold recommendations, Rite Aid Corp (NYSE:RAD) has analysts’ mean recommendation of 2.6. This is according to a simplified 1 to 5 scale where 1 represents a Strong Buy and 5 a Strong Sell.
According to analysts Rite Aid Corp (NYSE:RAD)’s minimum EPS for the current quarter is at $-0.01 and can go high up to $-0.01. The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $-0.01 derived from a total of 2 estimates from the analysts who have weighed in on projected earnings. However the company reported $0.01 earnings per share for the same quarter during last year.
While considering growth estimates of the company, it has next quarter growth estimates of -100% whereas during current quarter it has -200% estimations over growth, comparing to the estimations of -150% during current year and 366.7% for next year. Past 5 years growth of Rite Aid Corp (NYSE:RAD) observed at -30.12%, looking forward for the next 5 years it has a strong prediction of -31.07% over growth.
Rite Aid Corp (NYSE:RAD)’s revenue estimates for the current quarter are $8.22 Billion according to 2 number of analysts, for the current quarter the company has high revenue estimates of $8.22 Billion in contradiction of low revenue estimates of $8.22 Billion. For the current year the company’s revenue estimates are $32.9 Billion compared to low analyst estimates of $32.61 Billion and high estimates of $33.11 Billion according to 4 number of analysts.
Currently Rite Aid Corp (NYSE:RAD)’s shares owned by insiders are 0.7%, whereas shares owned by institutional owners are 60.3%. However the six-month change in the insider ownership was recorded 0%, as well as three-month change in the institutional ownership was recorded -6.29%.
Rite Aid Corp (NYSE:RAD) 52-week high price stands at $8.77 and low price stands at $3.32, its price distance from 52-week high is -58.27% while its distance from 52-week low price is 10.24%. The stock hit its 52-week high on 01/13/17, and 52-week low on 05/18/17.
Rite Aid Corp (NYSE:RAD)’s trailing twelve month revenues are $32.85 Billion, whereas its price to sales ratio for the same period is 0.12. Its book value per share for the most recent quarter is $0.59 while its price to book ratio for the same period is 6.2, as for as the company’s cash per share for the most recent quarter is $0.23, however its price to cash per share ratio for the same period is 15.6. The stock has 5 year expected PEG ratio of 0 whereas its trailing twelve month P/E ratio is 1220.