During the last session, Orange S.A. (NYSE:ORAN)’s traded shares were 0.58 million, with the beta value of the company hitting 0.30. At the end of the trading day, the stock’s price was $11.36, reflecting an intraday loss of -0.35% or -$0.04. The 52-week high for the ORAN share is $13.09, that puts it down -15.23 from that peak though still a striking 10.65% gain since the share price plummeted to a 52-week low of $10.15. The company’s market capitalization is $30.06B, and the average intraday trading volume over the past 10 days was 0.43 million shares, and the average trade volume was 745.27K shares over the past three months.
Orange S.A. (ORAN) received a consensus recommendation of an Overweight from analysts. That translates to a mean rating of 2.00. ORAN has a Sell rating from 2 analyst(s) out of 25 analysts who have looked at this stock. 8 analyst(s) recommend to Hold the stock while 0 suggest Overweight, and 15 recommend a Buy rating for it. 0 analyst(s) has rated the stock Underweight. Company’s earnings per share (EPS) for the current quarter are expected to be $0.
Orange S.A. (NYSE:ORAN) trade information
Orange S.A. (ORAN) registered a -0.35% downside in the last session and has traded in the red over the past 5 sessions. The stock plummet -0.35% in intraday trading to $11.36 this Friday, 09/03/21, hitting a weekly high. The stock’s 5-day price performance is -0.96%, and it has moved by 1.07% in 30 days. Based on these gigs, the overall price performance for the year is 3.65%. The short interest in Orange S.A. (NYSE:ORAN) is 1.08 million shares and it means that shorts have 1.27 day(s) to cover.
The consensus price target of analysts on Wall Street is $15.08, which implies an increase of 24.67% to the stock’s current value. The extremes of the forecast give a target low and a target high price of $11.29 and $20.74 respectively. As a result, ORAN is trading at a discount of -82.57% off the target high and 0.62% off the low.
Orange S.A. (ORAN) estimates and forecasts
Statistics show that Orange S.A. has underperformed its competitors in share price, compared to the industry in which it operates. Orange S.A. (ORAN) shares have gone down -4.05% during the last six months, with a year-to-date growth rate less than the industry average at -69.23% against 11.10.
An analysis of the company’s performance over the past 5 years shows that the company’s earnings grew an estimated 15.60%. While earnings are projected to return 66.80% in 2021, the next five years will return -5.70% per annum.
Orange S.A. is due to release its next quarterly earnings in October. However, it is important to remember that the dividend yield ratio is merely an indicator meant to only serve as guidance. Investors should also take the other fundamental and operational aspects into account before investing in the stock. The forward dividend ratio for Orange S.A. is 1.08, with the dividend yield indicating at 9.51 percent, continuing the trend of increasing dividends in recent years. The average dividend yield of the company for the last 5 years is 5.04%.
Orange S.A. (NYSE:ORAN)’s Major holders
Orange S.A. insiders own 0.00% of total outstanding shares while institutional holders control 0.95%, with the float percentage being 0.95%. Bank of America Corporation is the largest shareholder of the company, while 179 institutions own stock in it. As of Mar 30, 2021, the company held over 3.5 million shares (or 0.13% of all shares), a total value of $43.17 million in shares.
The next largest institutional holding, with 2.06 million shares, is of Northern Trust Corporation’s that is approximately 0.08% of outstanding shares. At the market price on Mar 30, 2021, these shares were valued at $25.37 million.
Also, the Mutual Funds coming in first place with the largest holdings of Orange S.A. (ORAN) shares are Fidelity Select Portfolios – Wireless and ETF Series Solutions-Defiance Next Gen Connectivity ETF. Data provided on May 30, 2021 indicates that Fidelity Select Portfolios – Wireless owns about 0.93 million shares. This amounts to just over 0.04 percent of the company’s overall shares, with a $11.94 million market value. The same data shows that the other fund manager holds slightly less at 0.64 million, or about 0.02% of the stock, which is worth about $7.31 million.