Carrier Global Corporation (NYSE:CARR) does about 6.25M shares in volume on a normal day but saw 2775779 shares change hands in Tuesday trading. The company now has a market cap of 26.23B USD and an enterprise value of about $36.24B. Its current market price is $30.30, marking an increase of 1.51% compared to the previous close of $29.85. The 52 week high reached by this stock is $31.24 whilst the lowest price level in 52 weeks is $11.50. The script in recent trading has seen the stock touch a high of $30.36 and a low of $29.17.

Carrier Global Corporation (CARR) has a 20-day trading average at $29.64 and the current price is -3.01% off the 52-week high compared with 163.48% distance from its 52-week low. The 50-day simple moving average of the closing price is $26.84. If we look at the stock’s price movements over the week, volatility stands at 2.85%, which decreases to 2.48% over 1 month. It is also key to look at other market indicators of price movement for the stock, where we see that the relative strength index (RSI) is at 64.35 to suggest the stock is neutral.

13 analysts observing the Carrier Global Corporation (CARR) stock have set the 12-month price targets for the company’s shares at between $26.00 and $32.00. The consensus objective for the share price is $28.78, suggesting that the stock has a potential downside of -5.28% over the period. The median price target is -4.48% away from the current levels at $29.00.

FactSet Research has provided data showing that 13 brokerages have issued ratings for the stock. 0 analysts have rated it as a sell, while 1 advise that it is a overweight. 4 analysts have rated it as a buy and 8 have advised that investors hold their positions. The consensus recommendation rating is Overweight and Wall Street’s advice is for investors to Moderate Buy the stock.

The company shares received a number of brokerage firm price updates over the past month, with the latest being on June 22, 2020 when UBS initiated the stock to “Buy” and issued a price target of $26. JP Morgan downgraded its price target at $20.

The current price level is 2.66%, 13.54%, and 41.24% away from its SMA20, SMA50, and SMA200 respectively, with the CARR price moving above the 50-day SMA on September 01. Carrier Global Corporation (CARR) stock is down -0.56% over the week and 9.70% over the past month. Its price is 152.50% year-to-date.

The stock last released its quarterly earnings report for quarter ended 6/29/2020, with the company’s earnings per share (EPS) of $0.33 above consensus estimates by $0.08. The company’s next earnings report is expected on 11/06/2020, with forecasts estimating quarterly EPS at $0.44 and $1.46 for whole year. Expected sales for next quarter are $4.19 billion, which analysts say will come at $16.35 billion for the current fiscal year and next year at $17.48 billion. In addition, estimates put the company’s current quarterly revenue at an average of $4.32 billion.

Its 12-month price target is $29.00. To reach the target analysts have set, the stock logically needs to shrink -5.28 percent from here. Of course, the average price target is just what the average analysts believe a stock will be worth in the next 52 weeks, and is only one metric. There are analysts with lower targets than the average, including one bearish Wall Street research firm advocating investors to wait for the price to pull back to $26.00, given the recent momentum. And then, on the bullish side of things, one analyst is expecting the stock to peak at $32.00.

Outstanding shares total 866.20M with insiders holding 0.00% of the shares and institutional holders owning 3.66% of the company’s common stock. The company has a return on investment of 14.00%. The price to earnings ratio (P/E ratio) amounts to 17.05 while the forward price to earnings ratio is 17.42. Price to book ratio is 6.52 and price to sales ratio is 1.53.

American Funds Investment Company isn’t the only investment manager who changed stakes and is followed by Vanguard Total Stock Market Index, which sold off 75448.0 shares to end up with 24,637,039 shares worth $671.11 million. Vanguard Mid Cap Index Fund cut their holdings by -0.73% in the company over the course of the most recent quarter. It now holds a 2.46% position in Carrier Global Corporation thanks to 21.26 million shares amounting to $579.21 million.