The leading market experts have placed a mean price target of $84.00 on Virtus Investment Partners, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRTS) stock. This price level, which is estimated to be attained in one-year, indicates the mean of stock opinions given by the companies included in the First Call survey. The renowned research firms have predicted earnings of $1.45 a share for the upcoming quarter and $5.29 for the current fiscal.
The technical analysis of Virtus Investment Partners, Inc plainly substantiates that the 50-day moving average of Virtus Investment Partners, Inc is $85.56, and stock is trading $3.65 points away or +4.26% from its 50-day moving average of $85.56. Further it is trading $8.42 or +10.42% away its 200-day moving average of $80.79. Virtus Investment Partners, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRTS) 52-week high is $141.97 and the 52-week low is $66.12.
This explains if the stock moves $-52.76, it will post a 52-week high. In event of +34.92% decline, a 52-week low will be hit.
Taking the valuation aspect to emphasize the valuation of Virtus Investment Partners, Inc, shareholders can apply financial tool known as price-to-earnings ratio. This financial ratio assesses stock’s valuation by considering the relative expense of the stock. Following this ratio, Virtus Investment Partners, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRTS) ratio came in at 29.06.
The stock last ended the trading session at $89.21 and registered a market cap of $688.52M. To appraise firm’s growth, the shareholders take help of the Price-to-Earnings-Growth ratio. When a stock has a higher PEG ratio, it is suggestive of lower stock appreciation in approaching sessions. A stock comes in the group of undervalued stocks when its PEG ratio falls in between 0 and 1. Virtus Investment Partners, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRTS) PEG ratio is at -37.20.
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