Braskem S.A. [BAK] shares are down more than -36.99% this year and recently decreased -0.05% or -$0.42 to settle at $8.55. Analysts expect BAK to grow earnings at a 18.20% annual rate over the next 5 years. BAK has a short ratio of 6.28. This implies that the market is currently less bearish on the outlook for BAK.
On 16, November 2020, Braskem Completes U.S. Innovation and Technology Center Expansion. According to news published on Yahoo Finance, $10 million investment adds eight new state-of-the-art laboratories.
Analyst Birdseye View:
The most recent analyst activity for Braskem S.A. [NYSE:BAK] stock was on May 18, 2020, when it was Upgrade with a Neutral rating from JP Morgan. On May 13, 2020, UBS Upgrade a Buy rating. On March 04, 2020, Citigroup Resumed a Neutral rating. On January 24, 2020, JP Morgan Downgrade an Underweight rating.
In the past 52 weeks of trading, this stock has oscillated between a low of $3.86 and a peak of $18.64. Right now, the middling Wall Street analyst 12-month amount mark is $11.19. At the most recent market close, shares of Braskem S.A. [NYSE:BAK] were valued at $8.55. According to the average price forecast, investors can expect a potential return of -9.47%.
Braskem S.A. [NYSE:BAK] most recently reported quarterly sales of 15.99 billion, which represented growth of 19.60%. This publicly-traded organization’s revenue is $6,976,470 per employee, while its income is -$373,009 per employee. This company’s Gross Margin is currently 15.00%, its Operating Margin is -9.10%, its Pretax Margin is -9.20, and its Net Margin is -5.35. Continuing to look at profitability, this corporation’s Return on Assets, Equity, Whole Principal & invested Principal is sitting at -4.39, -47.93, 9.01 and -6.96 respectively.
The Principal structure of this organization shows its whole liability to whole principal at 90.08 and the whole liability to whole assets at 65.09. It shows enduring liability to the whole principal at 85.52 and enduring liability to assets at 0.62 while looking for an extended time period.
Readers are usually of view to make a close observation to the indicators that support and make resistance before moving to any particular stock. As of now, the company’s stock is sitting at 8.49 points at 1st support level, the second support level is making up to 8.42. But as of 1st resistance point, this stock is sitting at 8.65 and at 8.74 for 2nd resistance point.
Braskem S.A. [BAK] reported its earnings at -$0.65 per share in the fiscal quarter closing of 9/29/2020. The Analysts for Wall Street were expecting to report its earnings at -$0.11/share signifying the difference of -0.54 and -490.90% surprise value. Comparing the previous quarter ending of 6/29/2020, the stated earnings were -$1.16 calling estimates for -$0.61/share with the difference of -0.55 depicting the surprise of -90.20%.
Important Ratio’s To Watch
Meanwhile, turning our focus to liquidity, the Current Ratio for Braskem S.A. [NYSE:BAK] is 1.50. Likewise, the Quick ratio is also the same, showing Cash ratio at 0.68. Now if looking for a valuation of this stock’s amount to sales ratio it’s 0.45 and it’s amount to book ratio is 4.86.