Near term Outlook For DENTSPLY International Inc. (NASDAQ:XRAY)


DENTSPLY International Inc. (NASDAQ:XRAY) closed its last session at $64.25. The stock traded within a range of $62.19 and $64.32. The company operates in the Healthcare sector with a market capitalization of 14.75 Million. Trading volume for DENTSPLY International Inc. was 6.59 Million in its previous trading session. Currently, DENTSPLY International Inc. (NASDAQ:XRAY) has an average volume of 1.82 Million.

Company Profile

DENTSPLY SIRONA Inc. is a manufacturer of professional dental products and technologies. The Company’s products include dental prosthetics, endodontic instruments, dental sealants, ultrasonic scalers, dental x-ray equipment and intraoral cameras. DENTSPLY SIRONA Inc., formerly known as DENTSPLY International Inc., is based in United States.

Analyst Views

DENTSPLY International Inc. (NASDAQ:XRAY) received a Buy rating from 4 analysts. 0 analysts gave its stock an Outperform rating. 2 analysts say it’s a Hold while 0 analysts provided their expert opinion as Sell.

DENTSPLY International Inc. (NASDAQ:XRAY) touched its 1-Year High price of $68.98 on 11/28/17 and its 1-Year Low price of $52.53 on 08/21/17.

EPS & Financials

DENTSPLY International Inc. (NASDAQ:XRAY) reported its EPS in the last quarter as $0.7/Share beating the analyst estimate of $0.66/Share by a difference of $0.04. This showed a surprise of 6.1% in the last quarter earnings.

For the current quarter, 14 analysts are projecting a mean EPS of $0.81/share. According to their observations and findings, the stock could provide a high EPS of $0.83/share and a low EPS of $0.8/share.

Analysts believe that the company has the potential to earn average revenue of $1.06 Billion for the current quarter. According to their predictions high & low revenue estimates are 1.1 Billion and 1.01 Billion respectively.

Technical Analysis

By taking a look at the stock’s current statistics it can gauged that the stock candle is BULLISH with HIGH volatility. DENTSPLY International Inc. (NASDAQ:XRAY) has a 20-Day average volume of 1.63 Million. According to today’s trading volume DENTSPLY International Inc. is ABOVE its 20-Day Avg. volume with the stock showing ABOVE Abnormal volume in the past 150 days.

Moving average convergence divergence (MACD) shows that the stock is on a PRICE RELATIVITY trend. The trend for the past 10-days shows that the company was in BEARISH territory while an analysis of the last 40-Day trend shows a BEARISH signal. The 100-Day trend also shows a BULLISH trend as well.

The company currently has an insider ownership of 0.7 Percent and Institutional ownership of 99.7 Percent. The return on assets stands at -7%, Return on Equity currently is -10.2% and the Return on Investment value is 4.6%.

DENTSPLY International Inc. (NASDAQ:XRAY) gross margin percentage stands at 54.8% while its operating margin for the past trailing twelve month is -18.5 percent and its overall profit margin (ttm) is -20.3 Percent. The stock is currently moving below its 20-Day Simple Moving Average of -2.93% with a 50-Day Simple Moving Average of -2.3 percent. As of today, the company has a SMA200 (200-day simple moving average) of 3.23 Percent. The Stock has YTD (year to date) performance of -2.4 percent.

The TTM operating margin for the company stands at -18.5%. The return on invested capital is at 4.6%, which is good, compared to its peers. The Free Cash Flow or FCF margin is 28.77.

The company’s stock is currently moving with a +ve distance from the 200 day SMA of approximately 3.23%, and has a solid year to date (YTD) performance of -2.4% which means that the stock is constantly adding to its value from the previous fiscal year end price.