The Gorman-Rupp Company (NYSE:GRC) looks bearish


The Gorman-Rupp Company (NYSE:GRC) has posted results for the last fiscal year, recording EPS of $0.91. That comes to P/E of 27.63. For this year, EPS is anticipated to grow -0.50% over the preceding year, while next year’s EPS is predicted to increase 10.75%.

The Barchart Technical Opinion rating is a 40% Sell with a Weakest short term outlook on maintaining the current direction. Longer term, the trend strength is Average. Long term indicators fully support a continuation of the trend.

Recently, The Gorman-Rupp Company (NYSE:GRC) reported that for the previous five years, EPS at The Gorman-Rupp Company has increased -2.80%, while rise sales have surged 1.20% over the same period. The combined EPS growth for the imminent five years is projected to be 15.00%.

Shares of The Gorman-Rupp Company are now trading at $25.06, giving it market cap of $645.04M. Over the last 12 months, shares of The Gorman-Rupp Company have risen to maximum of $-27.26% and declined to a minimum of $12.38%.

The stock’s beta, which measures volatility, is 1.22. For the purpose of clarity, note that a beta of less than 1 implies that a stock is less volatile versus the overall market, while a beta over 1 indicates a stock is more volatile over the market.

The Gorman-Rupp Company shows 20-Day Simple Moving Average of $-0.20% and 50-Day Simple Moving Average of $-9.07%. The 200-Day SMA is $-12.50%.

The stock’s weekly performance is 4.11% while its monthly performance is -7.77%. Year-to-date the equity has moved -19.03% compared to a performance of -17.38% over the preceding 12 months.

The Gorman-Rupp Company has witnessed -3.25% insider transactions, showing insider ownership of 0.50%. That compares to 54.10% ownership by institutional investors after 2.34% institutional transactions.

Return on investments in The Gorman-Rupp Company for the last 12 months is 8.00%, while return on assets for the equivalent period is 6.20%. Return on equity for the previous 12 months, on the other hand, is 7.80%.

The Gorman-Rupp Company has RSI (Relative Strength Index) of 40.84.