Toll Brothers Inc. (NYSE:TOL) stock went on an upward path that rose over 0.78% on Thursday, amounting to a one-week price increase of more than 1.50%. Over the last 12 months, TOL stock rose by 36.23%. The one-year TOL stock forecast points to a potential upside of 0.04, with the average price target set at $39.38 per share. The average equity rating for TOL stock is currently 2.90, trading closer to a bullish pattern in the stock market.
The market cap for TOL stock reached $5.79 billion, with 140.46 million shares outstanding and 128.75 million shares in the current float. Compared to the average trading volume of 1.88M shares, TOL reached a trading volume of 826244 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
Here is what top equities market gurus are saying about Toll Brothers Inc. (TOL):
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for TOL shares is $39.38 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on TOL stock is a recommendation set at 2.90. This rating represents a strong Buy recommendation, on the scale from 1 to 5, where 5 would mean strong sell, 4 represents Sell, 3 is Hold, and 2 indicates Buy.
Susquehanna have made an estimate for Toll Brothers Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Neutral, with their previous recommendation back on October 14, 2019. The new note on the price target was released on September 25, 2019, representing the official price target for Toll Brothers Inc. stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Toll Brothers Inc. is set at 0.81, with the Price to Sales ratio for TOL stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 0.79. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 1.21, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 5.95. Price to Free Cash Flow for TOL in the course of the last twelve months was 10.24.
Trading performance analysis for TOL stock
Toll Brothers Inc. (TOL) gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 1.50. With this latest performance, TOL shares gained by 2.08% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 10.10% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 36.23% in the past year of trading.
Overbought and oversold stocks can be easily traced with the Relative Strength Index (RSI), where an RSI result of over 70 would be overbought, and any rate below 30 would indicate oversold conditions. An RSI rate of 50 would represent a neutral market momentum. The current RSI for TOL stock in for the last two-week period is set at 65.72, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 66.30, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 61.81 for Toll Brothers Inc. (TOL). The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 38.47, while it was recorded at 40.86 for the last single week of trading, and 37.08 for the last 200 days.
Toll Brothers Inc. (TOL): A deeper dive into fundamental analysis
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Toll Brothers Inc. (TOL) shares currently have an operating margin of +11.01 and a Gross Margin at +20.58. Toll Brothers Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +10.47.
Return on Total Capital for TOL is now 9.69, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is 9.30. Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 16.10, with Return on Assets sitting at 7.60. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Toll Brothers Inc. (TOL) has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 77.69. Additionally, TOL Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 43.72, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 36.10. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 77.69, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 43.72.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Toll Brothers Inc. (TOL) managed to generate an average of $152,684 per employee. Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.73.
Toll Brothers Inc. (TOL): An earnings per share (EPS) analysis
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Toll Brothers Inc. posted 2.08/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at 1.83/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company surpassed the estimates by a Surprise Factor of 13.70%. The progress of the company may be observed through the prism of EPS growth rate, while Wall Street analysts are focusing on predicting the 5-year EPS growth rate for TOL. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Toll Brothers Inc. go to -1.88%.
An analysis of insider ownership at Toll Brothers Inc. (TOL)
There are presently around $4,897 million, or 86.50% of TOL stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of TOL stocks are: BLACKROCK INC. with ownership of 14,770,116, which is approximately -2.044% of the company’s market cap and around 0.50% of the total institutional ownership; VANGUARD GROUP INC, holding 12,386,966 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $506.5 million in TOL stocks shares; and MASSACHUSETTS FINANCIAL SERVICES CO /MA/, currently with $284.45 million in TOL stock with ownership of nearly 12.487% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Toll Brothers Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of August and at the time of the August reporting period, where 158 institutional holders increased their position in Toll Brothers Inc. (NYSE:TOL) by around 10,289,926 shares. Additionally, 227 investors decreased positions by around 8,493,650 shares, while 52 investors held positions by with 100,983,730 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 119,767,306 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. TOL stock had 44 new institutional investments in for a total of 2,187,811 shares, while 66 institutional investors sold positions of 2,729,556 shares during the same period.