Home Dividends High Dividend Yield Recent Performance: R.R. Donnelley And Sons Company (NYSE: RRD)

Recent Performance: R.R. Donnelley And Sons Company (NYSE: RRD)


R.R. Donnelley And Sons Company is part of the business services industry and is part of the industrials sector. R.R.Donnelley and Sons Co provides printing and media solutions. It also helps customer in developing and executing multichannel communication strategies. The company’s products are commercial and digital print, statement printing, labels and others.

Previous Intraday Trading Performance:

The RRD stock showed a previous change of -1.80% with an open at 2.23 and a close of 2.18. It reached an intraday high of 2.31 and a low of 2.15.

Business Wire:  RRD Extends Linerless Labels Capability with Addition of New Line Press


The stock has a market cap of $154.3m with 70.8m shares outstanding, of which the float is 62.0m shares. Trading volume reached 2,430,432 shares compared to its average volume of 1,463,630 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, R.R. Donnelley And Sons Company shares returned -4.39% and in the past 30 trading days it returned -41.92%. Over three months, it changed -56.24%. In one year it has changed -67.30% and within that year its 52-week high was 7.28 and its 52-week low was 2.15. RRD stock is 1.40% above its 52 Week Low.

Our calculations show a 200 day moving average of 4.72 and a 50 day moving average of 3.48. Currently RRD stock is trading -53.81% below its 200 day moving average and may not be a good opportunity to buy as it may continue to trend down.

Business Wire:  RRD Extends Linerless Labels Capability with Addition of New Line Press


The last annual fiscal EPS for the company was reported at -0.16 that ended on 31st of December 2018.The TTM EPS is 0.70, which comes to a TTM PE of 3.11.

Below was the last reported quarterly diluted earnings per share:

1stQtr of 2019 (Reported on 04/30/2019): -0.12
4thQtr of 2018 (Reported on 02/26/2019): -0.32
3rdQtr of 2018 (Reported on 10/30/2018): 0.49
2ndQtr of 2018 (Reported on 08/01/2018): -0.18
1stQtr of 2018 (Reported on 05/01/2018): -0.14

The dividend per share is currently 0.12, which is a dividend yield of 5.50%. Also, the payout ratio is 17.14%, therefore the dividend is safe according to our calculations. RRD stock has a high dividend yield, but because the company has sufficient earnings to cover future dividends, it may be a good investment opportunity for an income portfolio.

Base on our calculations, the intrinsic value per share is 26.37, which means it is possibly undervalued and has a margin of safety of 91.73%.

Indicators to Watch:

Short-interest was 6,507,425, which was 9.19% of shares outstanding. The short-interest ratio or days-to-cover ratio was 4.49. This stock has a moderate level of short interest, but may still be a buying opportunity depending on other indicators.

The current calculated beta is 1.71.

Fundamental Indicators:

Based on last reported financials, the company’s return on assets is -0.29%, profit margin is -0.14%, price-to-sales is 0.02 and.

Company Scores:

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

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.