Berry Corporation [BRY] stock prices are up up 8.40% to $8.13 at the moment. In order to assess the stock’s recent performance, you can check whether its short-term value is rising or falling. The BRY shares have gain 12.92% over the last week, with a monthly amount drifted -7.09%, and not seem to be holding up well over a long-time horizon.
On 3, August 2022, Berry Corporation (bry) Reports Second Quarter 2022 Results. In a post published today on Yahoo Finance, Berry Corporation (bry) (NASDAQ: BRY) (“Berry” or the “Company”) announced second quarter 2022 results, including net income of $43 million or $0.52 per diluted share, Adjusted Net Income(1) of $53 million or $0.64 per diluted share, Adjusted EBITDA(1) of $110 million and cash flows from operating activities of $111 million. The Board of Directors declared dividends on common stock totaling $0.62 per share.
From an analyst’s perspective:
Berry Corporation [NASDAQ: BRY] stock has seen the most recent analyst activity on April 07, 2022, when Piper Sandler upgraded its rating to a Overweight and also boosted its price target to $14 from $11. Previously, KeyBanc Capital Markets upgraded its rating to Overweight on April 14, 2021, and kept the price target unchanged to $9. On March 09, 2021, upgrade upgraded it’s rating to Buy. Wells Fargo downgraded its rating to a Underweight but stick to its price target of $5 on December 16, 2020. Seaport Global Securities initiated its recommendation with a Neutral. In a note dated March 09, 2020, Piper Sandler downgraded an Neutral rating on this stock but restated the target price of $4.50.
The stock price of Berry Corporation [BRY] has been fluctuating between $6.39 and $11.95 over the past year. Currently, Wall Street analysts expect the stock to reach $12.33 within the next 12 months. Berry Corporation [NASDAQ: BRY] shares were valued at $8.13 at the most recent close of the market. An investor can expect a potential return of 51.66% based on the average price forecast.
Analyzing the BRY fundamentals
The most recent quarter, Berry Corporation [NASDAQ:BRY] reported sales of 293.79 billion, representing a surge of 155.10%. Gross Margin for this corporation currently stands at +36.87% with Operating Margin at +20.21%, Pretax Margin comes in at -2.01%, and Net Margin reading is -2.22%.
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 7.91 points at the first support level, and at 7.69 for the second support level. However, for the 1st resistance point, the stock is sitting at 8.30, and for the 2nd resistance point, it is at 8.47.
Berry Corporation [BRY] reported earnings per share of $0.51 for its fiscal quarter that ended on 3/30/2022. Based on the Wall Street analysts’ estimates, the company was expected to report earnings of $0.46/share, meaning a difference of $0.05 and a surprise factor of 10.90%. By comparison, the stated earnings for the previous quarter ended on 12/30/2021 were $0.12 per share as compared to estimates of $0.15 per share, a difference of $-0.03 representing a surprise of -20.00%.
Ratios To Look Out For
It’s worth pointing out that Berry Corporation [NASDAQ:BRY]’s Current Ratio is 0.80. In addition, the Quick Ratio stands at 0.72 and the Cash Ratio stands at 0.08. Considering the valuation of this stock, the price to sales ratio is 0.96, the price to book ratio is 0.97 and the P/E (TTM) ratio is 184.77.
Transactions by insiders
In the past 3 months, 0 insiders have purchased 0 shares, and 0 have sold 0 shares. Recent insider trading involved Benefit Street Partners LLC, 10% Owner, that happened on Jun 08 when 0.54 million shares were sold. 10% Owner, Benefit Street Partners LLC completed a deal on Jun 07 to sell 0.65 million shares. Meanwhile, 10% Owner Benefit Street Partners LLC sold 0.23 million shares on Jun 06.