Basic Trading and Ownership Data for Genworth Financial, Inc. (GNW)

In the past 52-week period, shares of Genworth Financial, Inc. (NYSE:GNW) have moved within the range of $3.12 to $4.38. On the stock’s most recent trading day, the company’s shares ended the regular session at $3.41, which is 22.15% higher than its 52-week high.

Genworth Financial, Inc. (GNW) has demonstrated a 20-day simple moving average (SMA) of -0.70%, and a 50-day SMA of -4.67%. This public company’s current market capitalization stands at $1.70 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 Genworth Financial, Inc. (GNW) 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, Genworth Financial, Inc. (GNW) delivered a 0.73% surprise with its net revenue. Sales reached $2.13 billion during the three-month period, compared to the average analyst estimate of $2.11 billion.

Meanwhile, during the same quarter Genworth Financial, Inc. (GNW) delivered a 36.84% earnings surprise. Net earnings for the quarter were posted at $0.15 per share, whereas Wall Street had forecast $0.24 per share.

Ownership at Genworth Financial, Inc. (GNW), 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. Genworth Financial, Inc. (GNW) has 0 billion shares outstanding currently, 67.83% of which belong to institutional investors. Those institutional holdings amount to $1.16 billion.

Additionally, according to the most recent 13F filing from Genworth Financial, Inc. (GNW), there were 34 new positions totaling 15,349,752 shares of the company’s stock. There were 21 sold out positions, on the other hand, totaling 19,985,481 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. Genworth Financial, Inc. (GNW) has had a 20-day average volume of 3,416,930 shares, with an average of 60% of short term indicators pointed at Sell.

The stock’s 50-day average volume has been 3,823,332 shares, with an average of 25% of medium term indicators pointing toward Sell. Finally, its 100-day average volume is 4,046,160 shares with 0% of long-term indicators pointing to Hold.