Home Sectors Basic Materials Current Trend: REX American Resources Corporation (NYSE: REX)

Current Trend: REX American Resources Corporation (NYSE: REX)

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REX American Resources Corporation trades as part of the chemicals industry and is part of the basic materials sector. The company CEO is Zafar Rizvi. REX American Resources Corp is a holding company that conducts substantially all of its business operations through its subsidiaries. It is currently invested in ethanol production entities.

Previous Intraday Trading Performance:

The REX stock showed a previous change of 5.12% with an open at 68.32 and a close of 70.79. It reached an intraday high of 71.12 and a low of 68.26.

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Liquidity:

The stock has a market cap of $444.2m with 6.3m shares outstanding, of which the float is 5.1m shares. Trading volume reached 50,984 shares compared to its average volume of 40,842 shares. Based on the current average volume and close price, the trading liquidity is bad, highly speculative and an investor may want to avoid this stock.

Historical Trading Performance:

Over the last five trading days, REX American Resources Corporation shares returned 0.23% and in the past 30 trading days it returned -16.08%. Over three months, it changed -10.30%. In one year it has changed -4.53% and within that year its 52-week high was 89.80 and its 52-week low was 61.71. REX stock is 14.71% above its 52 Week Low.

Our calculations show a 200 day moving average of 75.58 and a 50 day moving average of 80.38. Currently REX stock is trading -6.34% below its 200 day moving average and may not be a good opportunity to buy as it may continue to trend down.

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Earnings:

The last annual fiscal EPS for the company was reported at 4.92 that ended on 31st of January 2019, which according to the previous close, that is a PE of 14.39.

Below was the last reported quarterly diluted earnings per share:

Apr19 (Reported on 05/30/2019): 0.45
Jan19 (Reported on 03/21/2019): 0.17
Oct18 (Reported on 11/28/2018): 1.86
Jul18 (Reported on 08/28/2018): 1.43
Apr18 (Reported on 05/23/2018): 1.45

Indicators to Watch:

Short-interest was 302,182, which was 4.82% of shares outstanding. The short-interest ratio or days-to-cover ratio was 8.10. This stock has some short interest, but it may be normal and no cause for concern if long the position.

The current calculated beta is 0.92.

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Fundamental Indicators:

Based on last reported financials, the company’s return on equity is 6.66%, return on assets is 5.34%, profit margin is 6.47%, price-to-sales is 0.90 and price-to-book is 1.07.

Company Scores:

All scores are out of six:
 0  :Valuation Score
 0  :Past Performance Score
 6  :Financial Strength Score
 2  :Future Growth Score
 0  :Dividend Score
 2  :Overall Score

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John Jones
Worked for several Wall Street firms: Salomon Smith Barney, UBS, and Charles Schwab. Has developed skills and gained extensive experience over the years that is used today to uncover winning penny stocks.Also was an attorney for small businesses in Scottsdale, Arizona. That experience and understanding of law provides a unique perspective and edge in discovering quality companies in various industries.