Caesars Entertainment, Inc. (NASDAQ:CZR) has a beta value of 3.18 and has seen 1,625,426 shares traded in the recent trading session. The company, currently valued at $19.34 Billion, closed the recent trade at $91.34 per share which meant it lost -$5.57 on the day or -5.75% during that session. The CZR stock price is -16.27% off its 52-week high price of $106.2 and 84.02% above the 52-week low of $14.6. If we look at the company’s 10-day average daily trading volume, we find that it stood at 2.72 Million shares traded. The 3-month trading volume is 3.37 Million shares.
The consensus among analysts is that Caesars Entertainment, Inc. (CZR) is an Overweight stock at the moment, with a recommendation rating of 2. 1 analysts rate the stock as a Sell, while none rate it as Overweight. 3 out of 15 have rated it as a Hold, with 11 advising it as a Buy. None have rated the stock as Underweight. The expected earnings per share for the stock is -$1.8.
Caesars Entertainment, Inc. (NASDAQ:CZR) trade information
Despite being -5.75% in the red today, the stock has traded in the green over the last five days, with the highest price hit on Wednesday, Apr 28 when the CZR stock price touched $104.48 or saw a rise of 12.06%. Year-to-date, Caesars Entertainment, Inc. shares have moved 23.71%, while the 5-day performance has seen it change -9.72%. Over the past 30 days, the shares of Caesars Entertainment, Inc. (NASDAQ:CZR) have changed 3.31%. Short interest in the company has seen 8.95 Million shares shorted with days to cover at 2.66.
Wall Street analysts have a consensus price target for the stock at $106.92, which means that the shares’ value could jump 17.06% from the levels at last check today. The projected low price target is $90 while the price target rests at a high of $120. In that case, then, we find that the latest price level in today’s session is +31.38% off the targeted high while a plunge would see the stock lose -1.47% from the levels at last check today.
Caesars Entertainment, Inc. (CZR) estimates and forecasts
Figures show that Caesars Entertainment, Inc. shares have outperformed across the wider relevant industry. The company’s shares have gained +110.22% over the past 6 months, with this year growth rate of 73.72%, compared to 37.9% for the industry. Other than that, the company has, however, increased its growth outlook for the 2021 fiscal year revenue. Growth estimates for the current quarter are 20% and 4% for the next quarter. Revenue growth from the last financial year stood is estimated to be +132%.
7 analysts offering their estimates for the company have set an average revenue estimate of $1.7 Billion for the current quarter. 7 have an estimated revenue figure of $1.92 Billion for the next quarter concluding in June 01, 2021. Year-ago sales stood $473.07 Million and $109.23 Million respectively for this quarter and the next, and analysts expect sales will grow by 258.8% for the current quarter and 1661.6% 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 -49.9% over the past 5 years. Earnings growth for 2021 is a modest +68.1% while over the next 5 years, the company’s earnings are expected to increase by 27.5%.
Caesars Entertainment, Inc. (NASDAQ:CZR)’s Major holders
Insiders own 4.75% of the company shares, while shares held by institutions stand at 96.86% with a share float percentage of 101.69%. Investors are also buoyed by the number of investors in a company, with Caesars Entertainment, Inc. having a total of 492 institutions that hold shares in the company. The top two institutional holders are FMR, LLC with over 26.53 Million shares worth more than $1.97 Billion. As of December 30, 2020, FMR, LLC held 12.72% of shares outstanding.
The other major institutional holder is Blackrock Inc., with the holding of over 24.72 Million shares as of December 30, 2020. The firm’s total holdings are worth over $1.84 Billion and represent 11.85% of shares outstanding.
Also the top two Mutual Funds that are holding company’s shares are Growth Fund Of America Inc and Amcap Fund. As of March 30, 2021, the former fund manager holds about 6.09% shares in the company for having 12695696 shares of worth $1.11 Billion while later fund manager owns 7.04 Million shares of worth $615.26 Million as of March 30, 2021, which makes it owner of about 3.37% of company’s outstanding stock.