Investors are poised to add Entegris Inc. (ENTG) Stock to their long term portfolios

Currently, Entegris Inc. [ENTG] is trading at $84.33, up 7.43%. Until recently, the best way to gauge how the stock has performed was to look at its short-term value. The ENTG shares have gain 5.94% over the last week, with a monthly amount glided 30.50%, and seem to be holding up well over a long-time horizon.

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On 23, January 2023, Entegris Chief Financial Officer Greg Graves Plans to Retire. In a post published today on Yahoo Finance, Company Initiates Search for Successor.

From an analyst’s perspective:

Entegris Inc. [NASDAQ: ENTG] stock has seen the most recent analyst activity on January 04, 2023, when Needham initiated its Buy rating and assigned the stock a price target of $86. Previously, Seaport Research Partners downgraded its rating to Neutral on October 13, 2022. On October 06, 2022, Credit Suisse initiated with a Outperform rating and assigned a price target of $108 on the stock. Mizuho upgraded its rating to a Buy but $158 remained the price target by the analyst firm on February 02, 2022. Deutsche Bank upgraded its rating to Buy for this stock on January 19, 2022, but kept the price target unchanged to $160. In a note dated January 18, 2022, Seaport Research Partners upgraded an Buy rating on this stock but restated the target price of $165.

This stock has fluctuated between a low of $61.75 and a high of $141.82 over the last 52 weeks. Currently, Wall Street analysts expect the stock to reach $94.80 within the next 12 months. Entegris Inc. [NASDAQ: ENTG] shares were valued at $84.33 at the most recent close of the market. An investor can expect a potential return of 12.42% based on the average ENTG price forecast.

Analyzing the ENTG fundamentals

Recent quarter sales for Entegris Inc. [NASDAQ:ENTG] were 993.83 billion which represents 71.50% growth. Gross Margin for this corporation currently stands at +44.01% with Operating Margin at +24.01%, Pretax Margin comes in at +20.84%, and Net Margin reading is +17.80%.

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 80.48 points at the first support level, and at 76.64 for the second support level. However, for the 1st resistance point, the stock is sitting at 86.35, and for the 2nd resistance point, it is at 88.38.

Entegris Inc. [ENTG] reported earnings per share of $1 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 $1.05/share, meaning a difference of -$0.05 and a surprise factor of -4.80%. By comparison, the stated earnings for the previous quarter ended on 3/30/2022 were $1.06 per share as compared to estimates of $0.99 per share, a difference of $0.07 representing a surprise of 7.10%.

Ratios To Look Out For

To put it in perspective, the Current Ratio for Entegris Inc. [NASDAQ:ENTG] is 2.60. As well, the Quick Ratio is 2.21, while the Cash Ratio is 1.06. Considering the valuation of this stock, the price to sales ratio is 8.23, the price to book ratio is 10.96 and the P/E (TTM) ratio is 41.77.

Transactions by insiders

Insider trading has also been a hot topic recently, with 0 insiders purchasing 0 shares and 1 selling 417 shares in the past 3 months. Recent insider trading involved O’Neill James Anthony, SVP & CTO, that happened on Jun 02 when 3297.0 shares were sold. EVP & CFO, GRAVES GREGORY B completed a deal on Mar 31 to sell 12142.0 shares. Meanwhile, EVP & COO Edlund Todd James sold 24289.0 shares on Mar 30.