In recent trading session, Catalent Inc. (NYSE:CTLT) saw 0.69 million shares changing hands at last check today with its beta currently measuring 1.36. Company’s recent per share price level of $75.47 trading at -$3.59 or -4.54% at last check today assigns it a market valuation of $14.11B. That most recent trading price of CTLT’s stock is at a discount of -88.27% from its 52-week high price of $142.09 and is indicating a discount of -4.73% from its 52-week low price of $79.04. Taking a look at company’s average trading volume for last 10-days demonstrates a volume of 1.42 million shares which gives us an average trading volume of 1.18 million if we extend that period to 3-months.
For Catalent Inc. (CTLT), analysts’ consensus is at an average recommendation of a Buy while assigning it a mean rating of 1.70. Splitting up the data highlights that, out of 15 analysts covering the stock, 0 rated the stock as a Sell while 3 recommended an Overweight rating for the stock. 2 suggested the stock as a Hold whereas 10 see the stock as a Buy. 0 analyst(s) advised it as an Underweight. The company is expected to be making an EPS of $1.15 in the current quarter.
Catalent Inc. (NYSE:CTLT) trade information
Upright in the red during last session for losing -4.54%, in the last five days CTLT remained trading in the red while hitting it’s week-highest on Tuesday, 09/20/22 when the stock touched $75.47 price level, adding 15.85% to its value on the day. Catalent Inc.’s shares saw a change of -38.25% in year-to-date performance and have moved -11.41% in past 5-day. Catalent Inc. (NYSE:CTLT) showed a performance of -22.88% in past 30-days. Number of shares sold short was 3.92 million shares which calculate 3.65 days to cover the short interests.
Wall Street analysts have assigned a consensus price target of $123.75 to the stock, which implies a rise of 39.01% to its recent value today. Analysts have been projecting $105.00 as a low price target for the stock while placing it at a high target of $145.00. It follows that stock’s current price would drop -92.13% in reaching the projected high whereas dropping to the targeted low would mean a loss of -39.13% for stock’s current value.
Catalent Inc. (CTLT) estimates and forecasts
Statistics highlight that Catalent Inc. is scoring comparatively lower than the scores of other players of the relevant industry. The company lost -24.69% of value to its shares in past 6 months, showing an annual growth rate of 0.52% while that of industry is 11.60. Apart from that, the company came raising its revenue forecast for fiscal year 2022. The company is estimating its revenue growth to decrease by -0.90% in the current quarter and calculating 4.20% increase in the next quarter. This year revenue growth is estimated to rise 21.80% from the last financial year’s standing.
11 industry analysts have given their estimates about the company’s current quarter revenue by setting an average figure of $1.33 billion for the same. And 6 analysts are in estimates of company making revenue of $1.17 billion in the next quarter that will end on Sep 2022.
Weighing up company’s earnings over the past 5-year and in the next 5-year periods, we find the company posting an annual earnings growth rate of 26.70% during past 5 years. In 2022, company’s earnings growth rate is likely to be around -9.20% while estimates for its earnings growth in next 5 years are of 11.69%.
Catalent Inc. is more likely to be releasing its next quarterly report between January 31 and February 04 and investors are confident in the company announcing better current-quarter dividends despite the fact that it has been facing issues arising out of mounting debt.
Catalent Inc. (NYSE:CTLT)’s Major holders
Insiders are in possession of 0.25% of company’s total shares while institution are holding 109.45 percent of that, with stock having share float percentage of 109.73%. Investors also watch the number of corporate investors in a company very closely, which is 109.45% institutions for Catalent Inc. that are currently holding shares of the company. Price (T.Rowe) Associates Inc is the top institutional holder at CTLT for having 20.29 million shares of worth $2.25 billion. And as of Mar 30, 2022, it was holding 11.32% of the company’s outstanding shares.
The second largest institutional holder is Vanguard Group, Inc. (The), which was holding about 18.97 million shares on Mar 30, 2022. The number of shares represents firm’s hold over 10.59% of outstanding shares, having a total worth of $2.1 billion.
On the other hand, Price (T.Rowe) Mid Cap Growth Fund and Vanguard Total Stock Market Index Fund are the top two Mutual Funds which own company’s shares. As of Mar 30, 2022, the former fund manager was holding 7.22 million shares of worth $800.99 million or 4.03% of the total outstanding shares. The later fund manager was in possession of 4.91 million shares on Mar 30, 2022, making its stake of worth around $545.03 million in the company or a holder of 2.74% of company’s stock.