Unisys Corporation (NYSE:UIS) went up by 0.78% during the previous trading session, and it is maintaining the win ahead of Wednesday’s trading session. The share price of the Information Technology Services giant went up by $10.37 to trade ended Wednesday trading at $10.29. This is up from the $10.29 price recorded on Tuesday’s trading session. Thanks to this latest performance, UIS is closer to the higher price 52-week target of $25.00 and further from the lowest price target of $12.50. Its performance from the start of the year has also been negative, with UIS down by -12.56% year-to-date.
Unisys Corporation (UIS) started the day trading at $10.2 and recorded an intraday high of $10.52. It also recorded an intraday low of $10.14 during Wednesday’s trading session. Unisys Corporation is a very active stock that recorded a trading volume that is less than -46.0% of the average daily trading volume on Wednesday. The stock’s trading volume on Wednesday was 489227, which is less than -46.0 of the total average daily trading volume of 714.27K.
Unisys Corporation (NYSE:UIS) 2020 Performance Impressive
The increase in UIS’s stock price on Wednesday saw its overall performance boost over the past few months. We can quantify the performance of the stock so far this year using a few metrics. The 52-week high price of UIS currently stands at $18.13, which is higher than the current trading price of the stock by 42.8%. However, UIS’s current trading price is -62.28% lower than the 52-week low price of $6.39. In terms of trading volume, Unisys Corporation currently experienced healthy participation during the last trading session. 489227 shares of Unisys Corporation were traded on the stock exchange on Wednesday, which is less than -46.0% of the 714.27K average trading volume of the stock.
The performance of the stock has been positive over the past year. UIS’s performance over the past one year has seen it surge by 4.64%, while the stock has gone down by -11.06% in the last six months. The quarterly performance of UIS currently stands at -13.58%, and it is down by -21.56% in the last month. The only negative figure was from the weekly performance, which currently reads -4.95%. At the time of writing UIS’s report, the company has a total market cap of $647.40M, making it one of the largest publicly-traded companies in the world.Unisys Corporation also has over 21000 employees all over the world.
UIS Insider Activities
For Unisys Corporation, insiders hold 98.80% of all company shares. The insider transactions over the past six months are up by 57.80%. During that period, insiders bought 590,722 shares in 70 transactions. In that same period, insiders sold 189,502 of their shares in 64 transactions. After these transactions, insiders at Unisys Corporation now hold 1.58M shares, which is over 98.37% of the total company stocks. Institutional investors currently hold a large chunk of the UIS shares, as they control 2.51% of the company’s total stock.
UIS Fundamental Analysis
For Unisys Corporation, the stock’s diluted earnings per share (EPS) stands at -0.74. In the coming year, analysts expect the EPS to be 1.92. The EPS growth will up over the next five years to 9.00% after plunging by -18.60% in the previous five years. In terms of revenue, Unisys Corporation’s quarterly sales (YOY) is shrinking at -0.07, which is higher than the average annual revenue of -18.60% over the past half a decade.
The Return on Investment (ROI) on Unisys Corporation’s stock currently stands at -24.10%, and it has a net profit margin of 36.80%. The operating margin of the company is 7.10%, and its gross margin is 22.70%.
UIS Analysts Prediction
Sidoti and UBS also believe that Unisys Corporation’s stock is outperforming at the moment. UIS received a positive rating from Jefferies & Co, which set a price target of $1.50-$0.80 for the stock.
UIS Technical Analysis
The Simple Moving Average (SMA) is one of the most powerful technical indicators. The 20-day Simple Moving Average of UIS currently stands at -7.08%, while the SMA50 is -8.79%. The biggest one is the SMA200, which is currently reading -8.12% ahead of Wednesday’s trading session. The Relative Strength Index of this stock is 40.67.