Consensus Estimates and Trading Data for Archer-Daniels-Midland Company (ADM)

In the past 52-week period, shares of Archer-Daniels-Midland Company (NYSE:ADM) have moved within the range of $38.59 to $47.44. On the stock’s most recent trading day, the company’s shares ended the regular session at $41.22, which is 13.11% lower than its 52-week high.

Archer-Daniels-Midland Company (ADM) has demonstrated a 20-day simple moving average (SMA) of 3.88%, and a 50-day SMA of -0.64%. This public company’s current market capitalization stands at $22.99 billion.

Analyzing Consensus Estimates, Sales Revenue and Net Income

When considering entering a position, it is crucial to understand the average enthusiasm level expressed by Wall Street analysts for that particular stock. According to the latest data, the consensus recommendation for Archer-Daniels-Midland Company (ADM) is Hold.

Publicly-traded organizations typically post revenue and earnings results that fall either above or below the average Wall Street estimate. In the most recent quarterly financial report, for the quarter ending Sep. 2017, Archer-Daniels-Midland Company (ADM) delivered a 7.35% surprise with its net revenue. Sales reached $14.83 billion during the three-month period, compared to the average analyst estimate of $16 billion.

Meanwhile, during the same quarter Archer-Daniels-Midland Company (ADM) delivered a 18.88% earnings surprise. Net earnings for the quarter were posted at $0.45 per share, whereas Wall Street had forecast $0.55 per share.

Ownership at Archer-Daniels-Midland Company (ADM), According to Most Recent SEC Filings

We can find critical insight by examining institutional ownership, which are reported in public companies’ most recent 13F filings. Archer-Daniels-Midland Company (ADM) has 0 billion shares outstanding currently, 77.55% of which belong to institutional investors. Those institutional holdings amount to $17.71 billion.

Additionally, according to the most recent 13F filing from Archer-Daniels-Midland Company (ADM), there were 64 new positions totaling 3,766,916 shares of the company’s stock. There were 45 sold out positions, on the other hand, totaling 2,718,821 shares.

Short, Medium and Long Term Indicators

A stock’s average trade volume, as recorder over the short, medium and long terms, is helpful to analyze in order to gain a better understanding of trading activity and investor sentiment. Archer-Daniels-Midland Company (ADM) has had a 20-day average volume of 2,954,115 shares, with an average of 60% of short term indicators pointed at Buy.

The stock’s 50-day average volume has been 2,929,006 shares, with an average of 25% of medium term indicators pointing toward Sell. Finally, its 100-day average volume is 3,007,850 shares with 67% of long-term indicators pointing to Sell.