Currently, the 1st Resistance Point for this stock is $62.55, with a 2nd Resistance Point sitting at $63.25. Meanwhile, this company’s stock has a 1st Support Level at $60.94 and a 2nd Support Level at $60.03. Before making a move on any particular stock, readers often pay close attention to support and resistance markers. The last reported price for shares of DaVita Inc. (DVA) was $61.86. DaVita Inc. (DVA) stock has gained $2.49, or 4.19%, in the past five days. In the last full month, these shares have gained $2.47, or 4.16%. In the past three months, this stock’s price has risen by $12.83, or 26.17%. This year-to-date, DaVita Inc. (DVA) shares have gained $10.40, or 20.21%.
Analyzing price projection indicators is a helpful way to determine whether a potential stock buy is a wise choice for profits in the short term, medium term, and long term. For DaVita Inc. (DVA) stock, 50% of short-term indicators suggest that these shares are a “ Buy .” Meanwhile, 100% of medium-term indicators point to this stock being a “ Buy .” Looking further ahead, 50% of long-term indicators suggest that this stock is a “ Buy .”
With 160,300 K shares outstanding, this company currently has a market capitalization of $9,916,158K. DaVita Inc. (DVA) generates $11,405 M in annual sales, amounting to annual net income of $159,390 K. This stock has generated a 1-Year Total Return of -13.28%, a 3-Year Total Return of -4.00%, and a 5-year Total Return of -17.39%. This stock’s 5-Year Dividend Growth is 0.00%. Its Annual Dividend Yield is 0.00%, and its Annual Dividend Rate is 0.00.
In the most recently-reported fiscal quarter, which ended in 06/19, DaVita Inc. (DVA) reported earnings of $1.22 per share. Wall Street analysts, on average, were expecting the company to report earnings of $1.10 per share, representing a 0.12 difference and 10.91% surprise. In the previous quarter ending in 03/19, the reported earnings of $0.91 represented a -0.04 difference from the consensus estimate calling for $0.95 per share, which was a -4.21% surprise.
For the current fiscal quarter, which is set to end in 09/2019, the average earnings estimate is $1.23 per share. This estimate came from a total of 7 Wall Street Analysts. Of those market experts, the high estimate was $1.38 and the low estimate was $1.12. In the year-ago quarter, DaVita Inc. (DVA) generated per-share earnings of $0.56. If the analysts are correct about the current quarter’s earnings, the growth will be +119.64%.
Turning our focus now to insider trading activity, there have been 12 purchases (66,487 shares in total) and 3 sale (15,107 shares in total) in the last 3 months. In the last 6 months, there have been 41 insider buys amounting to 284,010 shares and 13 insider sales amounting to 25,275 shares. In the past full year, 59 insider purchases were made (involving 291,520 shares) and 13 insider sell-offs equivalent to 25,275 shares.
Moving onto liquidity, DaVita Inc. (DVA) has a Current Ratio of 1.72, a Quick Ratio of 1.70 and a Cash Ratio of 0.09. Looking at this company’s capital structure, its Total Debt to Total Equity is 272.78, its Total Debt to Total Capital is 73.17, and its Total Debt to Total Assets is now 52.29. Looking even further ahead into the future, its Long-Term Debt to Equity is 2.97 and its Long-Term Debt to Total Capital is 220.68.