James Hardie Industries plc (ASX:JHX) belong to Construction Materials Industry and part of Materials sector. It has a market capitalization of 5.12B. Using market capitalization to display company size because this is basic factor of different characteristics to develop the investors’ interests including risk. This company traded 2943790 shares on hands in most recent trading session and observed an average volume with 2.416M shares. James Hardie Industries plc disclosed a change of 0.0892 and its listed share value at AUD$20.40 in the recent trade transaction.
According to latest data, the current analyst consensus rating supposed at 2 on company shares (1.0 Strong Buy, 2.0 Buy, 3.0 Hold, 4.0 Sell, 5.0 Strong Sell). Looking ahead of 52-week period, the stock will achieve AUD$23 +13.06% price. This mean target price is expected by analysts.
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James Hardie Industries plc revealed weekly performance of 14.54% and shown yearly performance of 5.43%. The stock moved to 41.67% over five years and it maintained for the month at 16.97%. The stock noted performance -36.11% over the last three months. The stock’s price situated at AUD$33 +63.82% with 52 week high and stock 52 week low price seen at AUD$13 -38.53% when looking at 52 week period.
Currently Relative Strength Index (RSI-14) reading of stock is 51.42. RSI reading varies between 0 and 100. Speed and change of stock price movement is measured by the RSI momentum oscillator. J. Welles Wilder developed Relative Strength Index (RSI) that is used most commonly as momentum indicator. Commonly when RSI goes below 30 then stock is overload and stock is overbought when it goes above 70. 30 to 70 are considered a normal reading of a stock. General trend, finding deviations and failure swings can be detected by using RSI.
Market risk that established with market trade and it is measured by beta factor. Beta indicator lies at 0.92. Risk is measured on the beta factor, if beta is higher than 1 then risk is higher and if beta is lower than 1, then risk will be low. Volatility or average true range percent (ATRP 14) value stands at 7.10%. Average true range percent (ATRP) measures volatility on a relative level. This is opposed to the ATR, which measures volatility on an absolute level. ATRP allows securities to be compared whereas ATR does not. That means lower-priced stocks won’t necessarily have lower ATR values than higher-priced stocks.
Net profit margin of the company is 9.13% that shows the company earning by every dollar of sales. Gross margin is detected at 33.15% and Operating Margin is noted at 15.48%. Return on Assets (ROA) shows that the company is profitable as compared to its total assets which is 5.76%. Return on Equity (ROE) is 23.47%.