How have Voya Financial Inc. (VOYA)’s performance and profitability changed over the time?

Voya Financial Inc. [VOYA] stock is trading at $65.43, up 2.52%. One of the good ways to gauge the recent performance is if the stock’s short-term value is rising or falling. The VOYA shares have gain 3.20% over the last week, with a monthly amount drifted -0.06%, and not seem to be holding up well over a long-time horizon.

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On 22, November 2022, Voya supports DOL’s final ruling on ESG investing in retirement plans. In a post published today on Yahoo Finance, Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE: VOYA), is pleased to recognize the Department of Labor’s (DOL) final rulemaking on “Prudence and Loyalty in Selecting Plan Investments and Exercising Shareholder Rights.”.

From an analyst’s perspective:

Voya Financial Inc. [NYSE: VOYA] stock has seen the most recent analyst activity on September 30, 2022, when Piper Sandler upgraded its rating to a Overweight and also boosted its price target to $70 from $65. Previously, Raymond James started tracking the stock with Strong Buy rating on September 22, 2022, and set its price target to $84. On June 03, 2022, upgrade upgraded it’s rating to Buy and revised its price target to $80 on the stock. Citigroup started tracking the stock assigning a Buy rating and suggested a price target of $82 on May 24, 2022. Piper Sandler downgraded its rating to a Neutral and reduced its price target to $74 on March 01, 2022. Jefferies started tracking with a Hold rating for this stock on January 26, 2022, and assigned it a price target of $75. In a note dated January 21, 2022, Wolfe Research initiated an Peer Perform rating and iterated a target price of $80 on this stock.

Voya Financial Inc. [VOYA] stock has fluctuated between $56.20 and $74.97 over the past year. Currently, Wall Street analysts expect the stock to reach $79.38 within the next 12 months. Voya Financial Inc. [NYSE: VOYA] shares were valued at $65.43 at the most recent close of the market. An investor can expect a potential return of 21.32% based on the average VOYA price forecast.

Analyzing the VOYA fundamentals

Voya Financial Inc. [NYSE:VOYA] reported sales of 1.34 billion for the most recent quarter, which represents a drop of -32.80%.

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 64.60 points at the first support level, and at 63.78 for the second support level. However, for the 1st resistance point, the stock is sitting at 65.87, and for the 2nd resistance point, it is at 66.31.

Voya Financial Inc. [VOYA] reported earnings per share of $1.67 for its fiscal quarter that ended on 6/29/2022. Based on the Wall Street analysts’ estimates, the company was expected to report earnings of $1.2/share, meaning a difference of $0.47 and a surprise factor of 39.20%. By comparison, the stated earnings for the previous quarter ended on 3/30/2022 were $1.47 per share as compared to estimates of $1.44 per share, a difference of $0.03 representing a surprise of 2.10%.

Ratios To Look Out For

Considering the valuation of this stock, the price to sales ratio is 1.97, the price to book ratio is 0.87 and the P/E (TTM) ratio is 11.01.

Transactions by insiders

We now turn our attention to insider trading, which in the past 3 months has resulted in 1 insider buyings of 9,110 shares and 5 insider sellings of 18,924 shares. Recent insider trading involved Ferrara Nancy, that happened on Nov 07 when 10000.0 shares were sold. Katz Michael Robert completed a deal on Nov 03 to sell 1472.0 shares. Meanwhile, Ogle Trevor sold 3904.0 shares on Nov 03.