Sculptor Capital Management Inc.’s (NYSE: SCU) price on Friday, October 29, rose 2.08% above its yesterday’s close as bullish momentum from buyers pushed the stock’s value. at $ 26.50.
A look at the stock price movement, the close of the last trading session was $ 25.96, falling in a range of $ 25.94 and $ 27.15. The beta value (monthly over 5 years) was 1.51 while the PE ratio over the last twelve months was 19.63. In terms of its 52-week performance, $ 28.90 and $ 10.28 were the 52-week high and low, respectively. Overall, SCU has moved -4.98% over the past month.
Sculptor Capital Management Inc.’s market capitalization currently stands at approximately $ 1.53 billion, with investors eagerly awaiting the earnings report for this quarter expected from November 08, 2021 to November 12, 2021. The company has a ratio forward dividend of 3.19, with its dividend yield at 12.04%. As such, investors might want the share price to rise ahead of the expected earnings report. Analysts forecast the company’s earnings per share (EPS) to rise to $ 0.38, which saw EPS growth for fiscal 2021 rise to $ 4.12 and around $ 3.84 for fiscal year 2022. According to the data, EPS growth is expected to be -17.30% for 2021. and -6.80% for the following fiscal year.
Analysts have a consensus estimate of $ 95.48 million for the company’s revenue for the quarter, with a low and high estimate of $ 95.48 million and $ 95.48 million respectively. Wall Street analysts also forecast the company’s annual revenue for 2021 to reach $ 693.93 million, down -20.80% from last year.
The revisions could be used as a tool to gain insight into short-term price movements, and for the company which in the past seven days has not seen any upward and downward revision. . Turning to the technical picture of the stock, we see that short-term indicators on average suggest that SCU is a 50% buy. On the other hand, the stock is on average 50% buy as suggested by the medium term indicators while the long term indicators place the stock in the 100% buy category.
2 analysts gave their forecasts for the stock on a scale of 1.00 to 5.00 for a strong buy to strong sell recommendation. A total of 1 analyst (s) rate the stock as Hold, 1 recommend SCU as Buy and 0 rate it as Overweight. Meanwhile, 0 analyst (s) rate the stock as underweight and 0 say it is a sell. As such, the stock’s average rating is Overweight, which could provide an opportunity for investors keen to increase their holdings in the company’s stock.
The current price of SCU is around -0.17% and -2.70% on 20-day and 50-day simple moving averages respectively. The Relative Strength Index (RSI, 14) is currently showing 50.97, while the 7-day volatility ratio is 3.78% and 3.43% in the 30-day chart. Additionally, Sculptor Capital Management Inc. (SCU) has a beta value of 1.37 and an Average True Range (ATR) of 0.88. Analysts gave the company’s stock a 52-week average price target of $ 40.50, expected to range from a low of $ 26.00 to a high of $ 55.00. Looking at the price targets, the low is 1.89% from the current price level while to reach the annual target the price must move -107.55%. Still, investors will most likely welcome a jump of -52.83% to $ 40.50, which is analysts’ median price.
In the marketplace, a comparison of Sculptor Capital Management Inc. (SCU) and its peers suggests that the former has improved significantly. Data shows that the intraday price of SCU has changed 2.08% in the last session and 143.34% in the past year. Elsewhere, the overall performance of the S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial shows that the indices are up 0.19% and 0.25% respectively in the last session.
If we focus on Sculptor Capital Management Inc. (NYSE: SCU), historical trading data shows that trading volumes have averaged 235.42K over the past 3 months. The company’s latest data on shares outstanding shows that there are 25.03 million shares.
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The 0.50% of the shares of Sculptor Capital Management Inc. are in the hands of company insiders while the institutional holders hold 48.30% of the shares of the company. The current price change has pushed the stock to 74.34% year-to-date, showing that there is potential for further growth. It is for this reason that investor optimism for SCU stock may continue to rise over the next quarter.