FedEx Corporation (NYSE:FDX) has a beta value of 1.44 and has seen 12,090,001 shares traded in the recent trading session. The company, currently valued at $67.95 Billion, closed the recent trade at $251.07 per share which meant it gained $14.4 on the day or 6.08% during that session. The FDX stock price is -2.02% off its 52-week high price of $256.15 and 64.68% above the 52-week low of $88.69. If we look at the company’s 10-day average daily trading volume, we find that it stood at 4.82 Million shares traded. The 3-month trading volume is 3.24 Million shares.
The consensus among analysts is that FedEx Corporation (FDX) is an Overweight stock at the moment, with a recommendation rating of 2.1. None of the analysts rate the stock as a Sell, while 3 rate it as Overweight. 9 out of 28 have rated it as a Hold, with 15 advising it as a Buy. 1 have rated the stock as Underweight. The expected earnings per share for the stock is $2.46.
FedEx Corporation (NYSE:FDX) trade information
Sporting 6.08% in the green today, the stock has traded in the green over the last five days, with the highest price hit on Wednesday, Sep 16 when the FDX stock price touched $256.18 or saw a rise of 2.22%. Year-to-date, FedEx Corporation shares have moved 65.65%, while the 5-day performance has seen it change 10.96%. Over the past 30 days, the shares of FedEx Corporation (NYSE:FDX) have changed 20.08%. Short interest in the company has seen 5.29 Million shares shorted with days to cover at 1.63.
Wall Street analysts have a consensus price target for the stock at $268.78, which means that the shares’ value could jump 7.05% from current levels. The projected low price target is $150 while the price target rests at a high of $372. In that case, then, we find that the current price level is +48.17% off the targeted high while a plunge would see the stock lose -40.26% from current levels.
FedEx Corporation (FDX) estimates and forecasts
Figures show that FedEx Corporation shares have outperformed across the wider relevant industry. The company’s shares have gained +149.23% over the past 6 months, with this year growth rate of 11.79%, compared to 1.4% 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 -2% and 58.2% for the next quarter. Revenue growth from the last financial year stood is estimated to be +4.1%.
18 analysts offering their estimates for the company have set an average revenue estimate of $17.9 Billion for the current quarter. 18 have an estimated revenue figure of $17.93 Billion for the next quarter concluding in February 01, 2021. Year-ago sales stood $17.32 Billion and $17.49 Billion respectively for this quarter and the next, and analysts expect sales will grow by 3.3% for the current quarter and 2.6% 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 +6.1% over the past 5 years. Earnings growth for 2020 is a modest +179.9% while over the next 5 years, the company’s earnings are expected to increase by 9.3%.
FedEx Corporation is expected to release its next earnings report between September 15 and September 15 this year, and investors are excited at the prospect of better dividends despite the company’s debt issue. The forward dividend is 2.6 at a share yield of 1.1%. The company’s dividend yield has gone up over the past 12 months, with a 5 Year Average Dividend Yield of 1.08%.