MGM Resorts International (NYSE:MGM) has a beta value of 2.27 and has seen 44,594,450 shares traded in the recent trading session. The company, currently valued at $10.8 Billion, closed the recent trade at $21.93 per share which meant it gained $2.9 on the day or 15.24% during that session. The MGM stock price is -57.96% off its 52-week high price of $34.64 and 73.1% above the 52-week low of $5.9. If we look at the company’s 10-day average daily trading volume, we find that it stood at 27.58 Million shares traded. The 3-month trading volume is 27.28 Million shares.
The consensus among analysts is that MGM Resorts International (MGM) is a Hold stock at the moment, with a recommendation rating of 2.8. None of the analysts rate the stock as a Sell, while none rate it as Overweight. 13 out of 19 have rated it as a Hold, with 5 advising it as a Buy. 1 have rated the stock as Underweight. The expected earnings per share for the stock is -$1.09.
MGM Resorts International (NYSE:MGM) trade information
Sporting 15.24% in the green today, the stock has traded in the green over the last five days, with the highest price hit on Monday, Aug 10 when the MGM stock price touched $23.79- or saw a rise of 8.95%. Year-to-date, MGM Resorts International shares have moved -34.9%, while the 5-day performance has seen it change 32.72%. Over the past 30 days, the shares of MGM Resorts International (NYSE:MGM) have changed 33.7%. Short interest in the company has seen 39.54 Million shares shorted with days to cover at 1.45.
Wall Street analysts have a consensus price target for the stock at $18.11, which means that the shares’ value could jump -17.42% from current levels. The projected low price target is $13 while the price target rests at a high of $25. In that case, then, we find that the current price level is +14% off the targeted high while a plunge would see the stock lose -40.72% from current levels.
MGM Resorts International (MGM) estimates and forecasts
Figures show that MGM Resorts International shares have underperformed across the wider relevant industry. The company’s shares have lost -39.32% over the past 6 months, with this year growth rate of -127.32%, compared to -23.4% for the industry. Other than that, the company has, however, lowered its growth outlook for the 2020 fiscal year revenue. Growth estimates for the current quarter are -1262.5% and -118.7% for the next quarter. Revenue growth from the last financial year stood is estimated to be -55.8%.
13 analysts offering their estimates for the company have set an average revenue estimate of $1.23 Billion for the current quarter. 13 have an estimated revenue figure of $1.77 Billion for the next quarter concluding in December 01, 2020. Year-ago sales stood $3.31 Billion and $3.19 Billion respectively for this quarter and the next, and analysts expect sales will grow by -62.8% for the current quarter and -44.5% for the next.
If we evaluate the company’s growth over the last 5-year and for the next 5-year period, we find that annual earnings growth was +71.2% over the past 5 years. Earnings growth for 2020 is a modest +378.5% while over the next 5 years, the company’s earnings are expected to increase by -10.9%.
MGM Resorts International is expected to release its next earnings report between October 28 and November 02 this year, and investors are excited at the prospect of better dividends despite the company’s debt issue. The forward dividend is 0.01 at a share yield of 0.05%.
MGM Resorts International (NYSE:MGM)’s Major holders
Insiders own 0.77% of the company shares, while shares held by institutions stand at 86.88% with a share float percentage of 87.55%. Investors are also buoyed by the number of investors in a company, with MGM Resorts International having a total of 693 institutions that hold shares in the company. The top two institutional holders are Vanguard Group, Inc. (The) with over 55.62 Million shares worth more than $656.28 Million. As of March 30, 2020, Vanguard Group, Inc. (The) held 11.27% of shares outstanding.
The other major institutional holder is Price (T.Rowe) Associates Inc, with the holding of over 37.44 Million shares as of March 30, 2020. The firm’s total holdings are worth over $441.83 Million and represent 7.59% of shares outstanding.
Also the top two Mutual Funds that are holding company’s shares are Price (T.Rowe) Mid Cap Growth Fund and Vanguard Total Stock Market Index Fund. As of March 30, 2020, the former fund manager holds about 3.04% shares in the company for having 14989200 shares of worth $176.87 Million while later fund manager owns 13.59 Million shares of worth $160.31 Million as of March 30, 2020, which makes it owner of about 2.75% of company’s outstanding stock.