Diehard Bargain Hunter: Under Armour Inc. (UAA), Grupo Televisa S.A.B. (TV)

You should consider shares of Under Armour Inc. (NYSE:UAA) and Grupo Televisa S.A.B. (NYSE:TV) if you are looking for a great stocks to invest in. Starting with the UAA shares, which traded at $21.18 at the close of the recent session, gaining 0.28%. On Wednesday, the company’s shares shed $0.06 from its value which represented in intraday trading. The stock is now -1.94% lower in year-to-date (YTD) trading. UAA’s intraday high was $21.42 while its lowest price touched $20.94. The stock’s 52-week high price is $27.72, which means the current price is at -23.59%. In terms of trading activity, the daily trading volume fell to 3032981 against 200-day average trading volume of 4,704,673 shares.

What are analyst forecasts for Under Armour Inc. (NYSE:UAA)?

At a consensus rating of 3.33, UAA is trending as a streaking Hold, as it has been the case a month ago when 20 analysts called it a Hold. Two months ago, 21 analysts recommended, on average, that UAA stock is a Hold. The Consumer Goods company’s shares’ overall bullish trend saw it close higher on Wednesday compared to its opening price of $21.01 on the day.

Forecasts for Under Armour Inc. (NYSE:UAA) give the stock a fair value for the growth of -5.9% from its last price. The 12-month price forecast for the stock by analysts puts the stock’s mean price target at $20.00, which means the price per share could fall by nearly -$1.18. The price range target is between a low of $12.00 and a high of $30.00. The stock would need to gain by about $29.4 to hit the estimated high or 0.79% from its 12-month low.

The consensus among 32 analysts is that it is a good time for one to Hold in the Under Armour Inc. 8 analysts rate UAA as a Buy, with 2 of 32 analysts rate it as a Sell. 0 have valued the stock as Overweight and 20 have recommended that investors Hold.

Under Armour Inc. (NYSE:UAA) Upgrades and Downgrades

In terms of rating changes, JP Morgan on January 06, 2020, Resumed Under Armour Inc. (UAA) at Neutral. They believe the stock could reach $23 in the near term. Analysts at Consumer Edge Research have assigned a Equal Weight rating for the stock in their research note on December 27, 2019 with an estimated price target of $23. Moreover, Raymond James analysts issued a rating of Strong Buy for the stock on November 27, 2019, giving it a price target of $30 for the next 12 months. On November 13, 2019, the stock earned a Equal Weight rating due to an analyst call from Barclays, while analysts from Raymond James on November 06, 2019 suggested that the stock is Outperform.

Grupo Televisa S.A.B. (NYSE:TV) adds -$0.1 on Wednesday

The TV stock has risen 1.45% year-to-date and is currently trading at $11.90, which is -9.57% below its 52-week high. The company shares lost -0.83% on the day and have risen nearly 60.38% off a low hit. At current levels, Grupo Televisa S.A.B. has a valuation of about $5.32B. As of 01/15/20, this stock has risen 2.15% during the week and closed at $12.00 in the previous session. However, recent Grupo Televisa S.A.B. stock performance shows that TV shares are 0.25% up over the last month, and 7.69% up for the last three months.

Earnings per share (EPS) estimates for the current quarter are $0.11, with the trailing 12-month share earnings at $0.21. The ratio is expected to be down by -35.30% for the current year 2019 and 24.20% for next year. Over the next 5-year period, earnings per share will be -39.70%. But will the TV stock surprise in the current quarter results, where the $0.07 actual EPS reported on 9/29/2019 surprised by -12.50% or was lower by -$0.01 from the estimated $0.08.

Sales Growth to climb 3.60% for the year

How well will Grupo Televisa S.A.B. perform as a business over the current quarter, year and next 5-year period? Compared to the year-ago quarter, analysts forecast the company to bring in between $1.43B and $1.5B in current quarter sales. The consensus estimated for the current quarter is $1.47B from sales. Forecasts for this fiscal year are between $5.23B and $5.41B and the consensus estimate for sales is at $5.32B. TV has its next quarter sales estimates at between $1.26B and $1.36B, with the quarter-over-quarter growth estimates at 7.40% and the annual growth forecast for the year at 3.60%.

Who owns shares in Grupo Televisa S.A.B. (TV)?

Let’s briefly focus on the share ownership of the Grupo Televisa S.A.B. (NYSE:TV) stock, where we find that 49.12% of shares are held by institutions. Dodge & Cox Inc tops the list of institutional owners as it is holding 70.25 million shares or 12.15% of shares outstanding. Harris Associates L.P. and FPR Partners, LLC held 61.18 million and 39.16 million representing 10.58% and 6.77% respectively at the close of the last trading session. As of Sep 29, 2019, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Trust accounted for 16.88 million shares at over 165.08 million. This represented 2.92% of shares outstanding. Renaissance Technologies, LLC held 11.36 million shares at over 111.09 million representing 1.96% of shares outstanding.