Following analysis criteria, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (NYSE:FCAU) attains noticeable attention, it shows upbeat performance moving up 6.22% to traded at $10.42. FCAU attains analyst recommendation of 2.30 on scale of 1-5 with week’s performance of 15.01%.
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV will invest $1 billion toward making three new Jeep models in the U.S., plus a Ram heavy-duty pickup now built in Mexico, as President-elect Donald Trump pressures the auto industry to hire workers and produce vehicles Fiat Chrysler is circulating the plans before any potential criticism of the company by Trump, who last week threatened General Motors Co. with taxes for importing a version of its Chevrolet Cruze from Mexico. Ford Motor Co. has canceled a $1.6 billion factory in the country and will invest $700 million into a Michigan plant.
“The expansion of our Jeep lineup has been and continues to be the key pillar of our strategy,” Chief Executive Officer Sergio Marchionne said in the statement. He also highlighted plans to export the SUVs and trucks. “We will finally have the capacity to successfully penetrate markets other than the U.S. which have historically been denied product due to capacity constraints.”
To find out the technical position of FCAU, it holds price to book ratio of 0.74 that unearth high-growth companies selling at low-growth prices, but it requires appropriate measurement approach. It has forward price to earnings ratio of 5.57, and price to earnings ratio calculated as 9.39. The price to earnings growth ration calculated as 0.60.
BRF S.A. (NYSE:BRFS) presented as an active mover, shares knocking up -5.35% to traded at $14.32 in most recent trading session. The firm has floated short ratio of 1.00%, hold to candle to sentiment indicator of Short Ratio, its stand at 5.88.
Efficiency or profitability analysis gives an appropriate idea for investment decision; BRFS attains returns on investment ratio of 16.10%, which suggests it’s viable on security that has lesser ROI. To strengthen this concept we can use profit margin, which is standing at positive 4.40%, and it is providing insight view about a variety of aspects of a firm’s financial performance. The operating profit margin and gross profit margin can be giving more focus view that is 9.40% and 25.30% respectively.
Turns back to returns ratios, returns on equity stands at 11.60%. Usually, financial analysts consider return on equity ratios in the 15-20% range as an attractive level of investment quality. Narrow down focus to firm performance, its weekly performance was -2.92% and monthly performance was -2.32%. The stock price of BRFS is moving down from its 20 days moving average with -1.65% and isolated negatively from 50 days moving average with -5.90%.