MoneyGram International Inc. (NASDAQ: MGI) is 14.91% higher on its value in year-to-date trading and has touched a low of $1.15 and a high of $8.93 in the current 52-week trading range. The MGI stock was last observed hovering at around $6.29 in the last trading session, with the day’s loss setting it -0.01% off its average median price target of $4.75 for the next 12 months. It is also -25.6% off the consensus price target high of $5.00 offered by 7 analysts, but current levels are -39.56% lower than the price target low of $4.50 for the same period.
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Currently trading at $6.28, the stock is 2.35% and 0.86% above its SMA20 and SMA50 respectively. However, with a daily trading volume of 4.84 million and changing -0.16% at the moment leaves the stock 75.02% off its SMA200. MGI registered 185.45% gain for a year compared to 6-month gain of 113.61%. The firm has a 50-day simple moving average (SMA 50) of $6.61 and a 200-day simple moving average (SMA200) of $4.34.
The stock witnessed a -3.68% loss in the last 1 month and extending the period to 3 months gives it a 98.11%, and is 18.49% up over the last 5 days. If we measure the stock’s price variations over the week and the month, we find that the volatility rates stand at 11.47% over the week and 9.14% over the month.
MoneyGram International Inc. (MGI) has around 2252 employees, a market worth around $470.81M and $1.22B in sales. Fwd P/E is 20.73. Profit margin for the company is -2.20%. Distance from 52-week low is 446.09% and -29.68% from its 52-week high. The company has generated returns on investments over the last 12 months (13.40%).
MoneyGram International Inc. (MGI) Analyst Forecasts
Analyst recommendations provided by FactSet shows that the consensus forecast for MoneyGram International Inc. (MGI) is a “Underweight”. 7 analysts offering their recommendations for the stock have an average rating of 3.30, where 5 rate it as a Hold and 0 think it is a “Overweight”. 0 of the analysts rate the stock as a “Buy”. 2 analysts have rated the stock as a Sell or Underperform.
MoneyGram International Inc. is expected to release its quarterly report on 04/30/2021 and quarterly earnings per share for the current quarter are estimated at $0.07 with sales reaching $326.62M over the same period.The EPS is expected to shrink by -111.60% this year, but quarterly earnings will post -5.00% year-over-year. Quarterly sales are estimated to grow 0.90% in year-over-year returns.
MoneyGram International Inc. (MGI) Top Institutional Holders
122 institutions hold shares in MoneyGram International Inc. (MGI), with 4.41M shares held by insiders accounting for 6.08% while institutional investors hold 44.01% of the company’s shares. The shares outstanding are 77.90M, and float is at 68.11M with Short Float at 3.47%. Institutions hold 41.33% of the Float.
The top institutional shareholder in the company is Blackrock Inc. with over 3.53 million shares valued at $9.98 million. The investor’s holdings represent 4.87% of the MGI Shares outstanding. As of Sep 29, 2020, the second largest holder is Capital World Investors with 2.64 million shares valued at $7.47 million to account for 3.64% of the shares outstanding. The other top investors are Citadel Advisors LLC which holds 2.33 million shares representing 3.21% and valued at over $6.57 million, while Vanguard Group, Inc. (The) holds 3.00% of the shares totaling 2.18 million with a market value of $6.15 million.
MoneyGram International Inc. (MGI) Insider Activity
A total of 33 insider transactions have happened at MoneyGram International Inc. (MGI) in the last six months, with sales accounting for 14 and purchases happening 19 times.
MoneyGram International Inc. (MGI): Who are the competitors?
The company’s main competitors (and peers) include Euronet Worldwide Inc. (EEFT) that is trading -7.05% down over the past 12 months. WEX Inc. (WEX) is -1.28% down on the 1-year trading charts. Short interest in the company’s stock has risen 35.59% from the last report on Nov 12, 2020 to stand at a total of 1.52 million short shares sold with a short interest ratio of 0.72.