Zoetis Inc. kicked off the trading day on 10/09/19 with a price increase of 0.84%, equivalent to $1.05 relative change for the day. Taking a more long-term approach, ZTS had a 52-week range of $78.90 to $130.08. At the time of this article’s publishing, this stock is trading at $126.43 after starting the trading session at $125.97. At the time of writing, this stock’s 50-day Moving Average stands at $123.92, while the 200-day Moving Average of this stock is currently $105.77.
Currently, this company’s share volume is sitting at $1464152, but has maintained average daily volume of $1.91M. This stock has generated an average Year to Date volume of $2.1 million, alongside an average 20-day volume of $1.85 million. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $478.80 million, simultaneously with a float of $477.21 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $60.53 billion.
Zoetis Inc.(ZTS) Ownership Data
Now let’s turn our focus to how large-scale investors are behaving with this stock. Zoetis Inc.’s current insider ownership accounts for 0.29%, in contrast to 94.50% institutional ownership. According to the most recent latest insider trade that took place on Sep 16 this organization’s Executive Vice President exercised an option 3,566 at the rate of 26.00, making the entire transaction hit 92,716 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 41,698. Preceding that transaction, on Sep 16 Company’s Executive Vice President sold 6,123 at a price of 120.05, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 735,066. This particular insider is now the holder of 35,575 in total.
If we take a glance at the Ownership summary of Zoetis Inc.’s stock, Institutional holders make up 94.50% of its total stock ownership. All together, they are the legal holders of 478.80M shares. If we focus on the top 3 stockholders for this publicly-traded organization, The Vanguard Group, Inc. owns 36,072,273 shares, with BlackRock Fund Advisors in 2nd place owning 21,631,127 shares and SSgA Funds Management, Inc. in third place with total ownership of 19,751,906 shares.
Zoetis Inc. (ZTS) Earnings and Revenue Data
In the latest quarterly report that this company released, which was put into the public domain on 6/29/2019, the organization reported $0.9 earnings per share (EPS) for the three-month period, surpassing the consensus estimate (set at $0.82) by $0.08.
This company achieved a net margin of 22.74 while generating a return on equity of 62.49. Zoetis Inc.’s full-quarter revenue increased by 8.78%, when compared against the year-ago quarter. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 0.9 per share during the current fiscal year.
Zoetis Inc.’s EPS increase for this current 12-month fiscal period is 30.20%, and is forecasted to reach 3.98 in the upcoming year. Looking at the long run, market analysts have predicted that Company’s EPS will increase by 11.24% through the next 5 years, which can be compared against the 23.00% growth it accomplished over the previous five years trading on the market.
Additional Trading Performance Indicators
Now turning our attention to the current performance indicators for Zoetis Inc., this organization’s Quick Ratio in the last reported quarter now stands at 2.90. The company has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 2.26. Alongside those, its PE Ratio stands at $44.82, and its Beta score is 0.87.
Another valuable indicator worth considering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 10.01 for this organization. Similarly, its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is now 51.08. Plus, this company’s price to book ratio for the last three-month fiscal period reported is 25.09, whereas its price to cash per share for the last quarter landed at 3.71.
In the same vein, ZTS’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months was posted at 2.82, a figure that is expected to reach 0.89 in the next reported quarter, and analysts expect it will be 3.98 at the market close of one year from today’s date.