Constellation Energy Corporation (NASDAQ: CEG)’s stock price has increased by 0.73 compared to its previous closing price of 78.07. However, the company has seen a 3.23% increase in its stock price over the last five trading sessions. MarketWatch.com reported on 10/01/22 that How fast utilities recover from hurricanes like Ian can tell you which of their stocks is best
Is It Worth Investing in Constellation Energy Corporation (NASDAQ: CEG) Right Now?
Analysts have varying opinions on the stock, with 9 analysts rating it as a “buy,” 0 as “overweight,” 5 as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The public float for CEG is 326.25M and currently, short sellers hold a 1.46% of that float. On March 10, 2023, CEG’s average trading volume was 1.99M shares.
CEG’s Market Performance
CEG’s stock has seen a 3.23% increase for the week, with a -8.48% drop in the past month and a -13.37% fall in the past quarter. The volatility ratio for the week is 2.76%, and the volatility levels for the past 30 days are at 2.97% for Constellation Energy Corporation The simple moving average for the last 20 days is -2.82% for CEG stock, with a simple moving average of -0.36% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of CEG
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for CEG stocks, with Credit Suisse repeating the rating for CEG by listing it as a “Neutral.” The predicted price for CEG in the upcoming period, according to Credit Suisse is $83 based on the research report published on February 22nd of the current year 2023.
BofA Securities, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see CEG reach a price target of $88, previously predicting the price at $104. The rating they have provided for CEG stocks is “Neutral” according to the report published on February 21st, 2023.
RBC Capital Mkts gave a rating of “Sector Perform” to CEG, setting the target price at $91 in the report published on January 17th of the current year.
CEG Trading at -5.24% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought CEG to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -19.66% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 2.97%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 2.76%, as shares sank -6.76% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading -10.68% lower at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, CEG rose by +3.23%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +38.82% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $80.64. In addition, Constellation Energy Corporation saw -8.78% in overturn over a single year, with a tendency to cut further losses.
Stock Fundamentals for CEG
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +2.02 for the present operating margin
- +4.28 for the gross margin
The net margin for Constellation Energy Corporation stands at -0.65. Equity return is now at value -1.40, with -0.30 for asset returns.
The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.19.
To wrap up, the performance of Constellation Energy Corporation (CEG) has been mixed in recent times. The stock has received a bullish of “buy” and “hold” ratings from analysts. It’s important to note that the stock is currently trading at a significant distance from its 50-day moving average and its 52-week high.