Raytheon Technologies Corporation (NYSE:RTX) has a beta value of 1.09 and has seen 2.07 million shares traded in the recent trading session. The company, currently valued at $141.31B, closed the recent trade at $96.39 per share which meant it gained $0.14 on the day or 0.15% during that session. The RTX stock price is -9.99% off its 52-week high price of $106.02 and 16.72% above the 52-week low of $80.27. If we look at the company’s 10-day average daily trading volume, we find that it stood at 5.25 million shares traded. The 3-month trading volume is 4.61 million shares.
The consensus among analysts is that Raytheon Technologies Corporation (RTX) is an Overweight stock at the moment, with a recommendation rating of 2.20. 0 analysts rate the stock as a Sell, while 4 rate it as Overweight. 9 out of 24 have rated it as a Hold, with 11 advising it as a Buy. 0 have rated the stock as Underweight. The expected earnings per share for the stock is $1.24.
Raytheon Technologies Corporation (NYSE:RTX) trade information
Sporting 0.15% in the green today, the stock has traded in the red over the last five days, with the highest price hit on Monday, 01/23/23 when the RTX stock price touched $96.39 or saw a rise of 11.44%. Year-to-date, Raytheon Technologies Corporation shares have moved -4.63%, while the 5-day performance has seen it change -2.46%. Over the past 30 days, the shares of Raytheon Technologies Corporation (NYSE:RTX) have changed -1.97%. Short interest in the company has seen 7.28 million shares shorted with days to cover at 1.36.
Wall Street analysts have a consensus price target for the stock at $108.74, which means that the shares’ value could jump 11.36% from the levels at last check today. The projected low price target is $94.10 while the price target rests at a high of $120.00. In that case, then, we find that the latest price level in today’s session is -24.49% off the targeted high while a plunge would see the stock lose 2.38% from the levels at last check today.
Raytheon Technologies Corporation (RTX) estimates and forecasts
Figures show that Raytheon Technologies Corporation shares have outperformed across the wider relevant industry. The company’s shares have gained 2.17% over the past 6 months, with this year growth rate of 11.48%, compared to 0.50% for the industry. Revenue growth from the last financial year stood is estimated to be 4.50%.
18 analysts offering their estimates for the company have set an average revenue estimate of $18.14 billion for the current quarter. 8 have an estimated revenue figure of $16.87 billion for the next quarter concluding in Mar 2023. Year-ago sales stood $17.04 billion and $15.8 billion respectively for this quarter and the next, and analysts expect sales will grow by 6.50% for the current quarter and 6.80% 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 -15.90% over the past 5 years. Earnings growth for 2023 is a modest 212.80% while over the next 5 years, the company’s earnings are expected to increase by 11.88%.
Raytheon Technologies Corporation is expected to release its next earnings report between April 24 and April 28 this year, and investors are excited at the prospect of better dividends despite the company’s debt issue. The forward dividend is 2.20 at a share yield of 2.29%. The company’s dividend yield has gone up over the past 12 months.
Raytheon Technologies Corporation (NYSE:RTX)’s Major holders
Insiders own 0.10% of the company shares, while shares held by institutions stand at 81.33% with a share float percentage of 81.41%. Investors are also buoyed by the number of investors in a company, with Raytheon Technologies Corporation having a total of 2,659 institutions that hold shares in the company. The top two institutional holders are State Street Corporation with over 129.55 million shares worth more than $12.45 billion. As of Jun 29, 2022, State Street Corporation held 8.80% of shares outstanding.
The other major institutional holder is Vanguard Group, Inc. (The), with the holding of over 122.41 million shares as of Jun 29, 2022. The firm’s total holdings are worth over $11.77 billion and represent 8.32% of shares outstanding.
Also the top two Mutual Funds that are holding company’s shares are Vanguard Total Stock Market Index Fund and Vanguard 500 Index Fund. As of Jun 29, 2022, the former fund manager holds about 2.97% shares in the company for having 43.78 million shares of worth $4.21 billion while later fund manager owns 32.92 million shares of worth $3.16 billion as of Jun 29, 2022, which makes it owner of about 2.24% of company’s outstanding stock.