There is no shortage of investors who are bullish on Enerpac Tool Group Corp. (EPAC) stock

Currently, Enerpac Tool Group Corp. [EPAC] is trading at $20.66, up 1.03%. An important factor to consider is whether the stock is rising or falling in short-term value. The EPAC shares have gain 2.02% over the last week, with a monthly amount glided 7.66%, and seem to be holding up well over a long-time horizon.

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On 28, July 2022, Enerpac Tool Group Announces Dividend. In a post published today on Yahoo Finance, Enerpac Tool Group Corp. (NYSE: EPAC) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a cash dividend. The annual dividend of $0.04 per common share will be payable on October 17, 2022 to shareholders of record at the close of business on October 7, 2022.

From an analyst’s perspective:

Enerpac Tool Group Corp. [NYSE: EPAC] stock has seen the most recent analyst activity on June 22, 2022, when Wells Fargo upgraded its rating to a Overweight and also boosted its price target to $23 from $22. Previously, JP Morgan upgraded its rating to Neutral on January 07, 2022, and kept the price target unchanged to $20. On January 05, 2022, downgrade downgraded it’s rating to Underperform. Wells Fargo upgraded its rating to a Equal Weight but stick to its price target of $22 on November 02, 2021. Wells Fargo downgraded its rating to a Underweight but $22 remained the price target by the analyst firm on June 08, 2021. CJS Securities started tracking with a Market Outperform rating for this stock on March 19, 2021, and assigned it a price target of $32. In a note dated December 23, 2020, Gabelli & Co downgraded an Hold rating on this stock.

This stock has fluctuated between a low of $16.25 and a high of $25.85 over the last 52 weeks. Currently, Wall Street analysts expect the stock to reach $17.00 within the next 12 months. Enerpac Tool Group Corp. [NYSE: EPAC] shares were valued at $20.66 at the most recent close of the market. An investor can expect a potential drop of -17.72% based on the average price forecast.

Analyzing the EPAC fundamentals

Recent quarter sales for Enerpac Tool Group Corp. [NYSE:EPAC] were 151.89 billion which represents 6.10% growth. The company generates $251,743 in revenue per employee, while its income per employee is $19,149. Gross Margin for this corporation currently stands at +44.45% with Operating Margin at +11.29%, Pretax Margin comes in at +8.32%, and Net Margin reading is +7.61%. To continue investigating profitability, this company’s Return on Assets is posted at 4.89, Equity is 10.43, Total Capital is 9.16, and Invested Capital is 6.28. An extended look at the Principal structure reveals enduring liabilities to the total capital of 35.56 and enduring liabilities to assets of 27.73.

Before buying any particular stock, readers tend to pay close attention to the indicators that support and create resistance. The company’s stock is currently sitting at 20.40 points at the first support level, and at 20.15 for the second support level. However, for the 1st resistance point, the stock is sitting at 20.83, and for the 2nd resistance point, it is at 21.01.

Enerpac Tool Group Corp. [EPAC] reported earnings per share of $0.16 for its fiscal quarter that ended on 5/30/2022. Based on the Wall Street analysts’ estimates, the company was expected to report earnings of $0.28/share, meaning a difference of $-0.12 and a surprise factor of -42.90%. By comparison, the stated earnings for the previous quarter ended on 2/27/2022 were $0.14 per share as compared to estimates of $0.13 per share, a difference of $0.01 representing a surprise of 7.70%.

Ratios To Look Out For

To put it in perspective, the Current Ratio for Enerpac Tool Group Corp. [NYSE:EPAC] is 2.70. On the other hand, the Quick Ratio is 2.09, and the Cash Ratio is 1.04. Considering the valuation of this stock, the price to sales ratio is 2.87, the price to book ratio is 3.68 and the P/E (TTM) ratio is 57.23.

Transactions by insiders

The next item on our agenda is insider trading, which has seen 1 insider purchases totaling 5,906 shares and 0 insider sales totaling 0 shares over the past 3 months. Recent insider trading involved Dillon Ricky T, EVP-Chief Financial Officer, that happened on Mar 29 when 8955.0 shares were sold. Director, Ferland E James Jr completed a deal on Oct 26 to buy 2000.0 shares. Meanwhile, Director Holder Richard D bought 2000.0 shares on Oct 26.