How Does REV Group, Inc. (REVG) Stack Up For Investors?

On Thursday, shares of REV Group, Inc. (NYSE:REVG) marked $4.14 per share versus a previous $3.90 closing price. With having a 6.15% gain, an insight into the fundamental values of REV Group, Inc., investors would also find a great ally in the technical patterns of the stock movements showed in stock charts. REVG showed a fall of -66.15% within its YTD performance, with highs and lows between $3.50 – $14.99 during the period of 52 weeks, compared to the simple moving average of -61.29% in the period of the last 200 days.

Wells Fargo equity researchers changed the status of REV Group, Inc. (NYSE: REVG) shares from “Equal Weight” to a “Underweight” rating in the report published on January 14th, 2020. Other analysts, including Morgan Stanley, also published their reports on REVG shares. Morgan Stanley repeated the rating from the previous report, marking REVG under “Underweight” rating, in the report published on December 16th, 2019. Additionally, REVG shares got another “Market Perform” rating from BMO Capital Markets, setting a target price of $11 on the company’s shares, according to the report published in September 27th, 2019. On August 8th, 2019, Goldman Downgrade an Sell rating and increased its price target to $12. On the other hand, Credit Suisse Downgrade the “Neutral” rating for REVG shares, as published in the report on January 22nd, 2019. Stifel seems to be going bullish on the price of REVG shares, based on the price prediction for REVG, indicating that the shares will jump from $29 to $29, giving the shares “Buy” rating based on their report from June 7th, 2018. Another “Hold” rating came from SunTrust.

REV Group, Inc. (REVG) Analysis

The present dividend yield for REVG owners is set at 0.05, marking the return investors will get regardless of the company’s performance in the upcoming period. However, in order for the company to be able to pay its dividends, just like it is the case with REV Group, Inc., the company needs to provide a healthy cash flow, currently at the value of 4.30. In addition, the growth of sales from quarter to quarter is recording 2.60%, hinting the company’s progress in the upcoming progress.

In order to gain a clear insight on the performance of REV Group, Inc. (REVG) as it may occur in the future, there are more than several well-rounded types of analysis and research techniques, while equity is most certainly one of the more important indicators into the company’s growth and performance. In this case, you want to make sure that the return on the present equity of -1.40% is enough for you to make a profit out of your investment. You may also count in the quick ratio of the company, currently set at 0.80 so you would make sure that the company is able to cover the debts it may have, which can be easily seen in annual reports of the company.

Set to affect the volatility of a given stock, the average volume can also be a valuable indicator, while REVG is currently recording an average of 271.14K in volumes. The volatility of the stock on monthly basis is set at 11.68%, while the weekly volatility levels are marked at 11.03%with 8.95% of gain in the last seven days. Additionally, long-term investors are predicting the target price of $7.53, indicating growth from the present price of $4.14, which can represent yet another valuable research and analysis points that can help you decide whether to invest in REVG or pass.

What to Look for When Analyzing REV Group, Inc. Shares?

REV Group, Inc. (REVG) is based in the USA and it represents one of the well-known company operating with Consumer Goods sector. If you wish to compare REVG shares with other companies under Electronic Equipment and Consumer Goods, a factor to note is the P/E value of for REV Group, Inc., while the value 5.60 can represent an indicator in the future growth of the company in terms of investor’s expectations. The later value should have a steady growth rate, increasing and growing gradually, which serves the purpose of reliably showcasing the progress of the company. The value -0.12 is supported by the yearly ESP growth of -851.40%.

Besides from looking into the fundamentals, you should also note the number of people inside the company owning the shares, as the values should be in line with the expectations of investors. In that spirit, the present ownership of stocks inside the company is set at 5.20%, which can provide you with an insight of how involved executives are in owning shares of the company. In oppose to the executives’ share, the institutional ownership counts of shares, carrying an equal significance as an indicator of value, as the presence of large investors may signal a strong company.

Are Institutional Investors Increasing Stakes in REVG Shares?

It appears that more than several institutional investors and hedge funds decided to increase stakes in REVG in the recent period. That is how Pzena Investment Management LLC now has an increase position in REVG by 26.20% in the first quarter, owning 3.78 million shares of REVG stocks, with the value of $15.76 million after the purchase of an additional 784,783 shares during the last quarter. In the meanwhile, The Vanguard Group, Inc. also increased their stake in REVG shares changed 0.18% in the first quarter, which means that the company now owns 2.32 million shares of company, all valued at $9.66 million after the acquisition of additional 4,053 shares during the last quarter.

AllianceBernstein LP acquired a new position in REV Group, Inc. during the first quarter, with the value of $8.36 million, and BlackRock Fund Advisors increased their stake in the company’s shares by 1.26% in the first quarter, now owning 22,562 shares valued at $7.57 million after the acquisition of the additional 1.82 million shares during the last quarter. In the end, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP increased their position by 0.60% during the first quarter, now owning 1.79 million REVG shares, now holding the value of $7.48 million in REVG with the purchase of the additional 70,760 shares during the period of the last quarter.