James Hardie Industries plc (ASX:JHX)
Wall Street Analysts assigned rating of 2. This rating is on a scale of 1 to 5. A rating of a 1 or a 2 would signify a mean Buy view. A rating of 4 or 5 would specify a mean Sell opinion. A rating of 3 would show a mean Hold recommendation. Looking a peek at sell-side analyst views, we saw that the mean target price for the company is AUD$14.98 that can be achieved in short term period.
The average directional index (ADX) stands at 27.28. ADX is a technical analysis metric. Analysts use it to determine the relative strength of a trend, with the direction of the trend either upwards or downwards. The ADX identifies a strong positive trend when the ADX is over 25 and a weak trend when the ADX is below 20. The Relative Strength Index, a momentum oscillator that measures the speed and change of price movements. The RSI oscillates between zero and 100. Traditionally the RSI is considered overbought when above 70 and oversold when below 30. Presently RSI is 46.13.
Money flow index of this stock is 72.78. MFI, a momentum indicator that oscillates between 1 to 100. It helps to determine whether a stock in the overbought or oversold. A value of 80 or more is considered overbought, a value of 20 or less oversold.
Every trading session discloses different movements and trends about James Hardie Industries plc (ASX:JHX) stock. Currently we observed the different factors that reported on Friday session. Active investor focuses on important indicators those changes daily in trading session that includes where the James Hardie Industries plc (ASX:JHX) stock price change moved UP, DOWN or UNCHNAGE? What is market trading price of stock? How much shares are traded? What is market worth of stock? What technical say? How much stock is volatile?
James Hardie Industries plc (ASX:JHX) stock price is settled at AUD$15.35 in recent trading activity. Having a look at the daily price change trend and size of price movement it is noted that JHX spotted a performance behavior with drift of 0.29% or AUD$0.05points. The stock has market cap of AUD$4891702952.448.
JHX stock has recorded the 200-day MA of 19.289862. Tracking current stock price levels in relation to some other popular moving averages, we have noted that the stock spotted 50-day MA of AUD$15.301111. Taking a wider observation, one year high is seen at AUD$24.19 and the one year low is presently at AUD$14.38.
James Hardie Industries plc (ASX:JHX) negotiated the trading capacity of 1392000 shares and observing the average volume of last three months the stock traded 2276255 shares. The Stock has relative volume of 0.61. In addition to price, analysts use volume trends to predict future performance. The level of trading activity in a stock is often a good proxy for the level of interest and enthusiasm for the name within the investment community.
James Hardie Industries plc stock gained attention from Investors. Active investors purchase investments and continuously monitor their activity in order to exploit profitable conditions. Active investing is highly involved. Unlike passive investors, who invest in a stock when they believe in its potential for long-term appreciation, active investors will typically look at the price movements of their stocks many times a day. Typically, active investors are seeking short-term profits. Active investing is an investment strategy involving ongoing buying and selling actions by the investor typically for no more than one day.
Shares are now at -28.770302% over the past year and five years performance pointed at 16.907845%. The stock dispatched -20.052083% performance during the quarter. In the last month, the price performed 1.387054%. Contracting the focus on performance, delivered a move of 1.387054% over the last week.
The stock has a beta of 1.45737 compared to a beta of 1 for the market, which implies that the stock’s price movements are more extreme than the market as a whole. The stock therefore has above average level of market risk. The average true range percent (ATRP 14) of stock is 3.15%. ATRP measures volatility on a relative level.