ECA Basic Materials Stock of Wednesday with Moved of -1.03%
Encana Corporation (ECA) stock price traded with dropping change along with the volume 23.66 million shares in Wednesday trading session. Shares are trading price at $6.73 with move of -1.03%. The company’s 3-months average volume stands at 26.83 million. When we divide the last trade volume by the 3-month average volume, we found out a relative volume of 0.88. Recent trade price levels places ECA’s stock about -52.87% away from the 52-week high and closed 34.60% away from the 52-week low. The total dollar value of all 955.10 million outstanding shares is 6.43 billion. It has a dividend yield of 0.89%. EPS in next five year years is expected to touch 44.45% while EPS growth in past 5 year was 18.30% along with sales growth of -2.90% in the last five years. EPS growth in next year is estimated to reach 33.53% while EPS growth estimate for this year is set at 210.90%.
67.20% shares of the company possessed by Institutional Investors. The net percent change held by Institutional Investors has seen a change of 0.00% in last three month period. Insiders own 0.13% of Encana Corporation (ECA) shares. During last six month record, the net percent change kept by insiders has observed a change of 30.69%. The stock volatility for week was 3.73% while for month was 3.80%.
Return on Assets (ROA) ratio indicates how profitable a company is relative to its total assets. The ROA is -1.20%. A company that manages their assets well will have a high return, while if manages their assets poorly will have a low return.
Common shareholders want to know how profitable their capital is in the businesses they invest it in. The company gives a ROE of -2.90%. The higher the ROE, the better the company is at generating profits.
ROI is 6.60%. A positive result means that returns exceed costs. Analysts therefore consider the investment a net gain. The opposite kind of result, a negative means that costs outweigh returns. Analysts therefore view the investment as a net loss.
Encana Corporation (ECA) recently closed with fall of -1.44% to its 20-Day Simple Moving Average. This short time frame picture represents a downward movement of current price over average price of last 20 days. Now moving toward intermediate time frame, 50-day Moving average is more useful at showing position trading trends lasting 50 days. Shares of ECA moved upward with change of 3.90% to its 50-day Moving average. This rising movement shows positive prices direction over last 50 days.
Finally observing long term time frame, 200-day simple moving average is more helpful at telling general investing trends lasting 200 days. Longer moving average timeframes are less sensitive to price fluctuations than shorter term timeframes and will generate far few signals. This will reduce the number of “whipsaws”, which is good, but will also generate signals later than when using shorter term averages. ECA stock price revealed pessimistic move of -37.75% comparing average price of last 200 days. This comparison showed down direction of price behind its 200-SMA.
ATR value of company was 0.27. Average True Range (ATR) is an indicator based on trading ranges smoothed by an N-period exponential moving average percentage of the true range values. ATR can display volatility of stocks, ETFs and indexes. The principal of ATR is very similar to other volatility indicators: A high ATR value signals a possible trend change. A low ATR value correlates with a weaker trend movement.
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