YRC Worldwide (NASDAQ:YRCW) shares traded 1.05% up during most recent session to reach at the closing price of $6.75. The stock exchanged hands 912590 shares versus average trading capacity of 1.25 Million shares, yielding a market cap of $226.13 Million. Wall Street analysts covering the stock are projecting that the stock will reach $8.2 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 YRC Worldwide (NASDAQ:YRCW) high price target of $11 and with a conservative view have low price target of $5.
Stifel Nicolaus “Downgrades” YRC Worldwide (NASDAQ:YRCW) in a research note issued to investors on 11/09/18 to Hold with price target of $7.
Additionally on 10/02/18 Loop Capital “Initiates Coverage On” YRC Worldwide (NASDAQ:YRCW) to Buy setting price target at $18 and on 8/22/18 Deutsche Bank “Upgrades” the stock to Buy at $0. Furthermore on 8/03/18 Stifel Nicolaus “Maintained” the stock to Buy at $15.
On the other hand the company has Relative Strength Index (RSI 14) of 69.86 along with Average True Range (ATR 14) of 0.43, Consequently YRC Worldwide (NASDAQ:YRCW)’s weekly and monthly volatility is 5.96%, 8.01% respectively. The company’s beta value is at 4.76.
In terms of Buy, Sell or Hold recommendations, YRC Worldwide (NASDAQ:YRCW) has analysts’ mean recommendation of 2.7. This is according to a simplified 1 to 5 scale where 1 represents a Strong Buy and 5 a Strong Sell.
According to analysts YRC Worldwide (NASDAQ:YRCW)’s minimum EPS for the current quarter is at $-0.63 and can go high up to $-0.26. The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $-0.47 derived from a total of 5 estimates from the analysts who have weighed in on projected earnings. However the company reported $-0.44 earnings per share for the same quarter during last year.
Previously YRC Worldwide (NASDAQ:YRCW) reported $0.64 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.38 by $0.26. The company posted an earnings surprise of 68.4%.
YRC Worldwide (NASDAQ:YRCW)’s revenue estimates for the current quarter are $1.24 Billion according to 3 number of analysts, for the current quarter the company has high revenue estimates of $1.25 Billion in contradiction of low revenue estimates of $1.23 Billion. For the current year the company’s revenue estimates are $5.23 Billion compared to low analyst estimates of $5.13 Billion and high estimates of $5.28 Billion according to 5 number of analysts.
Currently YRC Worldwide (NASDAQ:YRCW)’s shares owned by insiders are 0.2%, whereas shares owned by institutional owners are 72%. However the six-month change in the insider ownership was recorded 3.88%, as well as three-month change in the institutional ownership was recorded 3.92%.
YRC Worldwide (NASDAQ:YRCW)’s trailing twelve month revenues are $5.09 Billion, whereas its price to sales ratio for the same period is 0.04. Its book value per share for the most recent quarter is $-9.95 while its price to book ratio for the same period is 0, as for as the company’s cash per share for the most recent quarter is $5.77, however its price to cash per share ratio for the same period is 1.17. The stock has 5 year expected PEG ratio of 0.14 whereas its trailing twelve month P/E ratio is 9.49.