Investor’s Alert: Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ)

Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) share price plunged -1.62% or -0.70 points to reach at $42.50 during previous trading session. The stock’s price fluctuated within the range of $41.30 – $42.91 during previous trading session. A total of 29.20M shares exchanged hands, whereas the company’s average trading volume stands at 7.74M shares. Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) has a market capitalization of $62.50B and most recently 1.55B outstanding shares have been calculated.

In terms of market analysis and trading signals, RSI moving above the horizontal 30 reference level is viewed as a bullish indicator, while the RSI moving below the horizontal 70 reference level is seen to be a bearish indicator. Movements above 70 are interpreted as indicating overbought conditions; conversely, movements under 30 reflect oversold conditions.

Relative strength index (RSI-14) for Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) is at 33.03.

According to sentiments of 18 analysts the mean estimates of short term price target for the company’s stock is marked at $49.36. The most optimistic analyst sees the stock reaching $55 while the most conventional predicts the target price at $45.

The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $0.51 derived from a total of 16 estimates. According to analysts minimum EPS for the current quarter is expected at $0.48 and can go high up to $0.53. However a year ago during same quarter Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) reported $0.51 EPS.

For the upcoming quarter, initial predictions are anticipating that the company will post earnings of $0.49 per share according to consensus of 16 analysts.

According to sentiments of 13 analysts the company is expected to report revenues of $6.38B for the current quarter. Bearish revenue estimates established at $6.32B while the bullish revenue forecast has been figured out at $6.48B.

In terms of Buy/Sell recommendations, analysts have a consensus rating of 2.09 on the shares of Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ). Out of rating recommendations 6 have given the stock a Buy while 8 recommend the stock as Outperform. 8 have given the stock a Hold rating, 0 as Underperform and 0 as Sell.

On technical side, moving averages may help to distinguish direction of tendencies, and they might also be used to set levels of sustenance and resistance. Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ)’s distance from 20 day simple moving average is -4.55% whereas its distance from 50 day simple moving average is -3.92% along with -2.34% distance from 200 day simple moving average.

An important factor to consider when evaluating a stock’s current and future value are the 52 week price high and low levels. Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) shares were trading -8.02% below from the 52-week high mark of $46.20 and +10.43% above from the 52-week bottom of $38.49. The stock hit its 52-week high price on 11/08/16 and 52-week low price on 3/28/16.

When we have a peek on stock’s historical trends we come to know that, the stock has slipped -5.53% in the past one week and plunged -4.69% during previous one month drive, the stock went up 0.31% during past quarter. In the last six months the stock’s performance fell -0.84% while yearly performance of the company advanced 8.60%.The company’s year to date (YTD) performance is at -4.13%.

While taking a glance at financials, we can look at a number of key indicators. Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) has a Return on Assets (ROA) of 2.60%. The company currently has a Return on Equity (ROE) of 6.10% and a Return on Investment (ROI) of 5.80%. Average true range (ATR-14) of the company sets at 0.89, along with its weekly and monthly volatility of 2.82%, 1.82% respectively. Beta value of the stock stands at 0.91.

The company’s price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is 125.41. Its quick ratio for most recent quarter is 0.40 along with current ratio for most recent quarter of 0.60. Total debt to equity ratio of the company for most recent quarter is 0.68 whereas long term debt to equity ratio for most recent quarter is 0.53.

Rating and Recommendation Roundup: Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ)

Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) rose 1.23% during previous trade. Susquehanna issued rating on the stock of Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) in a research note issued to investors on Feb-08-17, the stock received “Downgrade” rating from Positive to Neutral. Additionally Berenberg issued their verdict on the stock of the company, on record date of Jan-05-17 the stock was “Initiated” as Buy besides that on Nov-10-16 Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) was “Resumed” by Deutsche Bank as Hold at $46. Furthermore on Sep-06-16 the stock was “Resumed” by JP Morgan as Overweight.

Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) shares ended last trading session at the price of $44.47 whereas a number of traders indicating mean target price will hit $49.48 over the next twelve months, mean value of price target most recently revised on 02/07/17. Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ)’s highest estimates of price target are $55 and low forecast is $45 based on the opinion of 17 analysts. The price target estimates represents a standard deviation of 4.05. However brokerage recommendations suggests an ABR of 1.68 based on calls of 14 experts, where 8 brokers polls the stock a Strong Buy, 2 suggest the stock a Buy, 4 suggest Hold, 0 are rating the stock as Sell while 0 as Strong Sell.

Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) is expected to release the earnings of its current quarter on 4/26/17. The company is expected to release $0.51 EPS for current quarter according to 16 analysts whereas the company reported $0.51 EPS during same quarter a year ago. For the current quarter the stock has lowest EPS estimates of $0.48 and high estimate of $0.53. For the current year Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) has set to release EPS of $2.1 as per the sentiments of 21 analysts, however according to 19 analysts, the company expected to release $2.34 EPS for next year.

Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ)’s average revenue estimates for the current quarter are $6.38B according to 12 number of analysts. However its lowest revenue estimates are $6.32B and highest revenue estimates are $6.48B. A year ago the company’s sales were $6.46B. Its yearly sales growth estimates are -1.10%. For the next quarter the company has anticipated average revenues of $6.19B, according to the sentiments of 12 analysts. For the current year the company has fixed $25.9B revenues, as per the opinion of 19 analysts. For the current year the company has low revenue estimates of $25.39B in contradiction of high revenue estimates of $26.95B. Whereas for the next year revenues are set at $26.41B by 18 analysts.

The stock exchanged hands 15.33M shares versus average trading capacity of 6.44M shares, while its shares’ total market worth is $68.56B along with 1.55B outstanding shares. Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) shares were trading -3.75% below from the 52-week high price mark of $46.20 and +26.08% above from the 52-week price bottom of $35.27. However the company observed 52 week high price on 11/08/16 and witnessed 52 week low price on 02/11/16. The company’s price sits 1.48% above from its 50-day moving average of $44.65 and 2.35% far from the stock’s 200-day moving average which is $43.47. Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ)’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve month stands at 2.61, whereas its price to book ratio for most recent quarter sits at 2.52. However the company’s price to cash per share for most recent quarter stands at 38.88. Its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is 60.95.

Analysts Take on Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) Share Price History

Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) soared 2.04% during previous trade, a total of 8.08M shares exchanged hands compared with its average trading volume of 8.45M shares whereas its relative volume is 0.92. The stock has a market capitalization of $68.80B along with 1.54B outstanding shares. Stock’s intraday price range hit the peak level of $45.28 and touched the lowest level of $44.11.

Most recently Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ)’s price target was revised on 01/07/17 and according to 18 analysts stock’s price will reach at $49.23 during 52 weeks with standard deviation of 4.21. Stock’s minimum price target estimates has been figured out at $45 while the maximum price target forecast is established at $58, if we look at the price target with an optimistic approach it has upside potential of 29% from its latest closing price of $45.07.

Historically, if we look at price target revisions, three weeks ago Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ)’s price target was revised on 12/19/16 by the analysts, however the bullish price estimates of the stock set at $60 while the bearish estimates kept at $44 over the next one year. Stock’s 52-week target was retained at $48.92, the estimates indicates a standard deviation of 4.21.

While taking an overview of recommendation trends, the stock currently has an average brokerage recommendation of 1.63. ABR value is precisely based on brokerage recommendations, where out of 15 brokerage recommendations 9 rate Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) stock a Strong Buy, 2 rate the stocks of the company a Buy, 4 rate Hold, 0 rate Sell and 0 recommend a Strong Sell. Most recently on 7/28/16 the stock of Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) downgraded by Societe Generale from Buy to Hold. However previously on 7/25/16 it was upgraded by Susquehanna from Neutral to Positive. A research note issued on 2/1/16 the stock was downgraded by Susquehanna from Positive to Neutral.

Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) performance over the past one year soared 8.85% whereas its year to date (YTD) performance indicated a bullish trend of 1.67%. During the last six months the stock slipped -0.30%. Quarterly performance of the company shows optimistic momentum of 6.92% while its last one month trend is positive with 7.89%. Stock’s weekly performance expressed up trend of 0.60%.

The company’s price sits 4.16% above from its 50-day moving average of $43.51 4.46% far from the stock’s 200-day moving average which is $43.53. Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ)’s shares are currently trading -2.45% away from the 52-week high price of $46.20 and +27.78% far from the 52-week low price of $35.27.

According to consensus agreement of 16 analysts Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) will report earnings per share of $0.49 in their quarterly report and it is expected to announce the company’s results on 2/1/17. For the current quarter the company has high EPS estimates of $0.51 in contradiction of low EPS estimates of $0.47. However a year ago for the same quarter the company has reported $0.46 EPS. Current year EPS projections for Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) set at $1.95 according to the sentiments of 22 analysts, while its lowest earnings estimates are $1.89 and highest earnings estimates are $1.98.

According to 14 analysts, Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ)’s revenue estimates for the current quarter are $6.93B meanwhile the company has high revenue estimates of $7.4B in contradiction of low revenue estimates of $6.8B. For the current year the company’s revenue estimates are $26.11B compared to low analyst estimates of $25.95B and high estimates of $26.59B according to the projection of 20 analysts.

Analysts See Compelling Value in: Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ)

Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) plunged -1.16% during previous trade, a total of 10.07M shares exchanged hands compared with its average trading volume of 8.24M shares whereas its relative volume is 1.16. The stock has a market capitalization of $67.66B along with 1.54B outstanding shares. Stock’s intraday price range hit the peak level of $44.76 and touched the lowest level of $44.11.

Most recently Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ)’s price target was revised on 01/03/17 and according to 18 analysts stock’s price will reach at $49.40 during 52 weeks with standard deviation of 4.21. Stock’s minimum price target estimates has been figured out at $45 while the maximum price target forecast is established at $58, if we look at the price target with an optimistic approach it has upside potential of 31% from its latest closing price of $44.17.

Historically, if we look at price target revisions, three weeks ago Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ)’s price target was revised on 12/13/16 by the analysts, however the bullish price estimates of the stock set at $60 while the bearish estimates kept at $44 over the next one year. Stock’s 52-week target was retained at $49.00, the estimates indicates a standard deviation of 4.22.

While taking an overview of recommendation trends, the stock currently has an average brokerage recommendation of 1.63. ABR value is precisely based on brokerage recommendations, where out of 15 brokerage recommendations 9 rate Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) stock a Strong Buy, 2 rate the stocks of the company a Buy, 4 rate Hold, 0 rate Sell and 0 recommend a Strong Sell. Most recently on 7/28/16 the stock of Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) downgraded by Societe Generale from Buy to Hold. However previously on 7/25/16 it was upgraded by Susquehanna from Neutral to Positive. A research note issued on 2/1/16 the stock was downgraded by Susquehanna from Positive to Neutral.

Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) performance over the past one year soared 7.80% whereas its year to date (YTD) performance indicated a bearish trend of -0.36%. During the last six months the stock slipped -2.57%. Quarterly performance of the company shows optimistic momentum of 3.06% while its last one month trend is positive with -7.32%. Stock’s weekly performance expressed down trend of -1.52%.

The company’s price sits 2.10% above from its 50-day moving average of $43.46 and -2.44% far from the stock’s 200-day moving average which is $43.52. Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ)’s shares are currently trading -4.40% away from the 52-week high price of $46.20 and +25.22% far from the 52-week low price of $35.27.

According to consensus agreement of 16 analysts Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) will report earnings per share of $0.49 in their quarterly report and it is expected to announce the company’s results on 2/1/17. For the current quarter the company has high EPS estimates of $0.52 in contradiction of low EPS estimates of $0.47. However a year ago for the same quarter the company has reported $0.46 EPS. Current year EPS projections for Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) set at $1.95 according to the sentiments of 22 analysts, while its lowest earnings estimates are $1.89 and highest earnings estimates are $1.98.

According to 14 analysts, Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ)’s revenue estimates for the current quarter are $6.94B meanwhile the company has high revenue estimates of $7.4B in contradiction of low revenue estimates of $6.8B. For the current year the company’s revenue estimates are $26.12B compared to low analyst estimates of $25.95B and high estimates of $26.59B according to the projection of 20 analysts.

Analysts Watch on Price Target Estimates: Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ)

Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) soared 0.07% during previous trade, a total of 2.35M shares exchanged hands compared with its average trading volume of 9.92M shares whereas its relative volume is 0.27. The stock has a market capitalization of $69.73B along with 1.54B outstanding shares. Stock’s intraday price range hit the peak level of $45.05 and touched the lowest level of $44.77.

Most recently Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ)’s price target was revised on 12/19/16 and according to 17 analysts stock’s price will reach at $49.35 during 52 weeks with standard deviation of 4.21. Stock’s minimum price target estimates has been figured out at $45 while the maximum price target forecast is established at $58, if we look at the price target with an optimistic approach it has upside potential of 29% from its latest closing price of $45.01.

Historically, if we look at price target revisions, three weeks ago Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ)’s price target was revised on 11/11/16 by the analysts, however the bullish price estimates of the stock set at $60 while the bearish estimates kept at $44 over the next one year. Stock’s 52-week target was retained at $49.17, the estimates indicates a standard deviation of 4.13.

While taking an overview of recommendation trends, the stock currently has an average brokerage recommendation of 1.63. ABR value is precisely based on brokerage recommendations, where out of 15 brokerage recommendations 9 rate Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) stock a Strong Buy, 2 rate the stocks of the company a Buy, 4 rate Hold, 0 rate Sell and 0 recommend a Strong Sell. Most recently on 7/28/16 the stock of Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) downgraded by Societe Generale from Buy to Hold. However previously on 7/25/16 it was upgraded by Susquehanna from Neutral to Positive. A research note issued on 2/1/16 the stock was downgraded by Susquehanna from Positive to Neutral.

Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) performance over the past one year soared 0.91% whereas its year to date (YTD) performance indicated a bullish trend of 1.68%. During the last six months the stock climbed 9.70%. Quarterly performance of the company shows optimistic momentum of 5.83% while its last one month trend is positive with 5.91%. Stock’s weekly performance expressed up trend of 1.44%.

The company’s price sits 4.84% above from its 50-day moving average of $42.91 and 4.50% above from the stock’s 200-day moving average which is $43.51. Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ)’s shares are currently trading -3% away from the 52-week high price of $46.40 and +27.07% far from the 52-week low price of $35.42.

According to consensus agreement of 16 analysts Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) will report earnings per share of $0.49 in their quarterly report and it is expected to announce the company’s results on 2/1/17. For the current quarter the company has high EPS estimates of $0.52 in contradiction of low EPS estimates of $0.47. However a year ago for the same quarter the company has reported $0.46 EPS. Current year EPS projections for Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) set at $1.95 according to the sentiments of 21 analysts, while its lowest earnings estimates are $1.89 and highest earnings estimates are $1.98.

According to 14 analysts, Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ)’s revenue estimates for the current quarter are $6.94B meanwhile the company has high revenue estimates of $7.4B in contradiction of low revenue estimates of $6.8B. For the current year the company’s revenue estimates are $26.11B compared to low analyst estimates of $25.95B and high estimates of $26.59B according to the projection of 19 analysts.

Analysts Review on Price Reaction History: Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ)

Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) plunged -0.34% during previous trade, a total of 7.46M shares exchanged hands compared with its average trading volume of 9.98M shares whereas its relative volume is 1.19. The stock has a market capitalization of $63.88B along with 1.54B outstanding shares. Stock’s intraday price range hit the peak level of $41.56 and touched the lowest level of $40.93.

Most recently Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ)’s price target was revised on 12/1/16 and according to 17 analysts stock’s price will reach at $49.53 during 52 weeks with standard deviation of 4.13. Stock’s minimum price target estimates has been figured out at $45 while the maximum price target forecast is established at $58, if we look at the price target with an optimistic approach it has upside potential of 41% from its latest closing price of $41.03.

Historically, if we look at price target revisions, three weeks ago Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ)’s price target was revised on 10/27/16 by the analysts, however the bullish price estimates of the stock set at $60 while the bearish estimates kept at $44 over the next one year. Stock’s 52-week target was retained at $49.45, the estimates indicates a standard deviation of 4.20.

While taking an overview of recommendation trends, the stock currently has an average brokerage recommendation of 1.63. ABR value is precisely based on brokerage recommendations, where out of 15 brokerage recommendations 9 rate Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) stock a Strong Buy, 2 rate the stocks of the company a Buy, 4 rate Hold, 0 rate Sell and 0 recommend a Strong Sell. Most recently on 7/28/16 the stock of Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) downgraded by Societe Generale from Buy to Hold. However previously on 7/25/16 it was upgraded by Susquehanna from Neutral to Positive. A research note issued on 2/1/16 the stock was downgraded by Susquehanna from Positive to Neutral.

Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) performance over the past one year plunged -6.25% whereas its year to date (YTD) performance indicated a bearish trend of -7.31%. During the last six months the stock slipped -8.71%. Quarterly performance of the company shows declining momentum of -7.22% while its last one month trend is negative with -5.26%. Stock’s weekly performance expressed down trend of -4.40%.

The company’s price sits -4.39% below from its 50-day moving average of $49.92 and -4.36% below from the stock’s 200-day moving average which is $43.62. Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ)’s shares are currently trading -11.57% away from the 52-week high price of $46.40 and +15.83% far from the 52-week low price of $35.42.

According to consensus agreement of 15 analysts Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) will report earnings per share of $0.49 in their quarterly report and it is expected to announce the company’s results on 2/1/17. For the current quarter the company has high EPS estimates of $0.53 in contradiction of low EPS estimates of $0.47. However a year ago for the same quarter the company has reported $0.46 EPS. Current year EPS projections for Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) set at $1.95 according to the sentiments of 20 analysts, while its lowest earnings estimates are $1.89 and highest earnings estimates are $1.98.

According to 13 analysts, Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ)’s revenue estimates for the current quarter are $6.96B meanwhile the company has high revenue estimates of $7.4B in contradiction of low revenue estimates of $6.8B. For the current year the company’s revenue estimates are $26.12B compared to low analyst estimates of $25.95B and high estimates of $26.59B according to the projection of 18 analysts.

Analysts Review on: Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ)

Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) soared 2.29% during previous trade, a total of 9.67M shares exchanged hands compared with its average trading volume of 8.64m shares whereas its relative volume is 1.19. The stock has a market capitalization of $65.80B along with 1.54B outstanding shares. Stock’s intraday price range hit the peak level of $42.58 and touched the lowest level of $40.67.

Most recently Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ)’s price target was revised on 11/11/16 and according to 16 analysts stock’s price will reach at $49.63 during 52 weeks with standard deviation of 4.13. Stock’s minimum price target estimates has been figured out at $45 while the maximum price target forecast is established at $58, if we look at the price target with an optimistic approach it has upside potential of 40% from its latest closing price of $42.37.

Historically, if we look at price target revisions, three weeks ago Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ)’s price target was revised on 10/20/16 by the analysts, however the bullish price estimates of the stock set at $60 while the bearish estimates kept at $44 over the next one year. Stock’s 52-week target was retained at $49.36, the estimates indicates a standard deviation of 4.23.

While taking an overview of recommendation trends, the stock currently has an average brokerage recommendation of 1.63. ABR value is precisely based on brokerage recommendations, where out of 15 brokerage recommendations 9 rate Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) stock a Strong Buy, 2 rate the stocks of the company a Buy, 4 rate Hold, 0 rate Sell and 0 recommend a Strong Sell. Most recently on 7/28/16 the stock of Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) downgraded by Societe Generale from Buy to Hold. However previously on 7/25/16 it was upgraded by Susquehanna from Neutral to Positive. A research note issued on 2/1/16 the stock was downgraded by Susquehanna from Positive to Neutral.

Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) performance over the past one year plunged -2.22% whereas its year to date (YTD) performance indicated a bearish trend of -4.29%. During the last six months the stock slipped -1.17%. Quarterly performance of the company shows declining momentum of -1.05% while its last one month trend is positive with 0.90%. Stock’s weekly performance expressed down trend of -7.91%.

The company’s price sits -1.54% below from its 50-day moving average of $43.08 and -0.59% below from the stock’s 200-day moving average which is $43.77. Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ)’s shares are currently trading -8.69% away from the 52-week high price of $46.40 and +19.62% far from the 52-week low price of $35.42.

According to consensus agreement of 15 analysts Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) will report earnings per share of $0.49 in their quarterly report and it is expected to announce the company’s results on 2/1/17. For the current quarter the company has high EPS estimates of $0.53 in contradiction of low EPS estimates of $0.47. However a year ago for the same quarter the company has reported $0.46 EPS. Current year EPS projections for Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) set at $1.95 according to the sentiments of 19 analysts, while its lowest earnings estimates are $1.89 and highest earnings estimates are $1.99..

According to 13 analysts, Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ)’s revenue estimates for the current quarter are $6.96B meanwhile the company has high revenue estimates of $7.4B in contradiction of low revenue estimates of $6.81B. For the current year the company’s revenue estimates are $26.14B compared to low analyst estimates of $25.96B and high estimates of $26.59B according to the projection of 18 analysts.

Stock under Discussion: Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ)

Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) share price soared 0.31% or 0.13 points to reach at $42.12 during previous trading session. The stock’s price fluctuated within the range of $42.11 – $42.54 during previous trading session. A total of 4.99M shares exchanged hands, whereas the company’s average trading volume stands at 7.43M shares. Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) has a market capitalization of $65.43B and most recently 1.56B outstanding shares have been calculated.

In terms of market analysis and trading signals, RSI moving above the horizontal 30 reference level is viewed as a bullish indicator, while the RSI moving below the horizontal 70 reference level is seen to be a bearish indicator. Movements above 70 are interpreted as indicating overbought conditions; conversely, movements under 30 reflect oversold conditions.

Relative strength index (RSI-14) for Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) is at 43.42.

According to sentiments of 16 analysts the mean estimates of short term price target for the company’s stock is marked at $49.75. The most optimistic analyst sees the stock reaching $55 while the most conventional predicts the target price at $46.

The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $0.44 derived from a total of 17 estimates. According to analysts minimum EPS for the current quarter is expected at $0.41 and can go high up to $0.48. However a year ago during same quarter Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) reported $0.42 EPS.

For the upcoming quarter, initial predictions are anticipating that the company will post earnings of $0.5 per share according to consensus of 17 analysts.

According to sentiments of 14 analysts the company is expected to report revenues of $6.46B for the current quarter. Bearish revenue estimates established at $6.38B while the bullish revenue forecast has been figured out at $6.57B.

In terms of Buy/Sell recommendations, analysts have a consensus rating of 2.14 on the shares of Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ). Out of rating recommendations 5 have given the stock a Buy while 9 recommend the stock as Outperform. 8 have given the stock a Hold rating, 0 as Underperform and 0 as Sell.

On technical side, moving averages may help to distinguish direction of tendencies, and they might also be used to set levels of sustenance and resistance. Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ)’s distance from 20 day simple moving average is -1.69% whereas its distance from 50 day simple moving average is -2.07% along with -0.70% distance from 200 day simple moving average.

An important factor to consider when evaluating a stock’s current and future value are the 52 week price high and low levels. Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) shares were trading -9.69% below from the 52-week high mark of $46.64 and +18.91% above from the 52-week bottom of $35.42. The stock hit its 52-week high price on 10/22/15, and 52-week low price on 2/8/16.

When we have a peek on stock’s historical trends we come to know that, the stock has slipped -0.50% in the past one week and plunged -1.32% during previous one month drive, the stock went down -6.34% during past quarter. In the last six months the stock’s performance fell -1.60% while yearly performance of the company fell -7.74%.The company’s year to date (YTD) performance is at -4.85%.

While taking a glance at financials, we can look at a number of key indicators. Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) has a Return on Assets (ROA) of 11.80%. The company currently has a Return on Equity (ROE) of 26.70% and a Return on Investment (ROI) of 19.10%. Average true range (ATR-14) of the company sets at 0.68, along with its weekly and monthly volatility of 1.09%, 1.37% respectively. Beta value of the stock stands at 0.95.

The company’s price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is 58.46. Its quick ratio for most recent quarter is 0.50 along with current ratio for most recent quarter of 0.70. Total debt to equity ratio of the company for most recent quarter is 0.63 whereas long term debt to equity ratio for most recent quarter is 0.49.

Steady Stocks: Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ), Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL)

Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) share price went up 0.55% or +0.24 points to reach at $44.19 during the course of previous trade. The stock traded in the range of $44.04 – $44.56 during its most recent trading session. The stock has total market worth of $69.11B and it has total of 1.56B outstanding shares. Relative strength index (RSI-14) for Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) is at 54.85.

Historically the stock has climbed 2.62% in the past week and soared 3.98% in the last four weeks, the stock illustrate that its three months performance stands at -1.66% while its year to date performance is at -0.61%. Stock’s price oscillated from $35.88 to $47.42 during past twelve months. The stock is now trading at a distance of 1.91% from SMA-20. The stock is presently trading 0.34% above from its SMA-50. In the current trading session, the stock’s price moved 3.49% above from its SMA-200. If we take a look on its volatility, 1.76 percent was seen in a week and for the month it was 1.33 percent. Stock’s beta value stands at 0.85 and its ATR value is at 0.73.

Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) on August 30, 2016 announced the successful completion of the first phase of its new partnerships with Swisscontact, Cargill and  Wahana Visi Indonesia to expand its Cocoa Life program in Southeast Sulawesi, Indonesia.

With the help of Swisscontact, funded by the Swiss State Secretariat of Economic Affairs (SECO), the program aims to develop sustainable livelihoods for cocoa-farming communities.  The program specifically promotes women’s empowerment and youth participation, creating a next generation of cocoa farmers who see potential in the cocoa sector.

In the first phase, Cocoa Life communities developed Community Action Plans (CAPs) and formed Community Development Committees with representatives from all relevant groups in the community, such as youth and women. The committees will implement the CAPs, which feed into village plans, helping communities receive regional government funding and support. Cocoa Life also provides training to increase communities’ awareness of social issues.  The program assists communities in taking local action for positive change and developing their own action plans.

Mondelēz International is part of the consortium led by Swisscontact, which together with the Millennium Challenge Account-Indonesia, announced in April 2015 the Green Prosperity – Sustainable Cocoa Production Program (GP-SCPP), which aims to reduce poverty and greenhouse gas emissions in the Indonesian cocoa secto

Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL) share price rose 0.67% or +0.29 points to reach at $43.32 during previous trading session. Stock’s price oscillated between $43.29 and $44.09 for intra-day trading. Relative strength index (RSI-14) for Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL) is at 45.57. It has total market capitalization of $37.40B.

Historically the stock has slipped -2.38% in the past week and soared 1.19% in the last four weeks, the stock illustrate that its three months performance stands at -3.09% while its year to date performance is at 29.04%. The stock hit the peak price level of one year at $46.90 and touched the minimum level of $27.64. Shares are trading -7.63% off from the 52-week high price and +58.26% above from the 52-week bottom price level. The stock is now trading at a distance of -2.63% from SMA-20. The stock is presently trading -2.01% below from its SMA-50. In the current trading session, the stock’s price moved 12.85% above from its SMA-200. The company has a Return on Assets of -17.70%. The company currently has a Return on Equity of -42.50% and a Return on Investment of 0.40%.

Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL) on August 26, 2016 announced that it will present at the 2016 Barclays CEO Energy-Power Conference on Tuesday, September 6, 2016, at 11:45 AM Eastern Time.

Featured Consumer Good Stocks: Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ), Altria Group Inc (NYSE:MO)

Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) share price went up 0.19% or +0.08 points to reach at $43.08 during the course of previous trade. The stock traded in the range of $42.89 – $43.29 during its most recent trading session. The stock has total market worth of $66.69B and it has total of 1.56B outstanding shares. Relative strength index (RSI-14) for Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) is at 48.83.

Historically the stock has slipped -0.35% in the past week and plunged -1.96% in the last four weeks, the stock illustrate that its three months performance stands at -2.46% while its year to date performance is at -3.11%. Stock’s price oscillated from $42.89 to $43.29 during past twelve months. The stock is now trading at a distance of -0.35% from SMA-20. The stock is presently trading -2.22% below from its SMA-50. In the current trading session, the stock’s price moved 0.91% above from its SMA-200. If we take a look on its volatility, 1.01 percent was seen in a week and for the month it was 1.32 percent. Stock’s beta value stands at 0.83 and its ATR value is at 0.57.

Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) on August 12, 2016 announced an agreement to purchase from Burton’s Biscuit Company the license that enables the company to manufacture, market and sell Cadbury-branded biscuits around the world, including in the UK, France, Ireland, North America and Saudi Arabia, subject to regulatory approval.

“Ownership of the Cadbury biscuits license offers us exciting opportunities to accelerate global growth and innovation, as we expand our leading position in biscuits, globally and in Europe,” said Hubert Weber, Executive Vice President and President, Mondelēz Europe. “The transaction will help us to unify and expand our global Cadbury biscuits portfolio in key markets and enable us to explore delicious new products by using the best of our chocolate and biscuit innovation platforms.”

Mondelēz International and Burton’s Biscuit Company have agreed that Cadbury-branded biscuits will continue to be manufactured in Burton’s factories by their employees under a co-manufacturing agreement. The companies have agreed not to disclose financial terms of the transaction.

Altria Group Inc (NYSE:MO) share price slipped -0.36% or -0.24 points to reach at $65.92 during previous trading session. Stock’s price oscillated between $65.70 and $66.31 for intra-day trading. Relative strength index (RSI-14) for Altria Group Inc (NYSE:MO) is at 48.83. It has total market capitalization of $128.22B.

Historically the stock has slipped -0.35% in the past week and plunged -1.96% in the last four weeks, the stock illustrate that its three months performance stands at -2.46% while its year to date performance is at -3.11%. The stock hit the peak price level of one year at $70.14 and touched the minimum level of $51.60. Shares are trading -8.04% off from the 52-week high price and +21.08% above from the 52-week bottom price level. The stock is now trading at a distance of -0.35% from SMA-20. The stock is presently trading -2.22% below from its SMA-50. In the current trading session, the stock’s price moved 0.91% above from its SMA-200. The company has a Return on Assets of 11.80%. The company currently has a Return on Equity of 26.70% and a Return on Investment of 19.10%.

Altria Group Inc (NYSE:MO) on August 25, 2016 announced that its Board of Directors voted to increase Altria’s regular quarterly dividend by 8.0% to $0.61 per common share versus the previous rate of $0.565 per common share. The quarterly dividend is payable on October 11, 2016, to shareholders of record as of September 15, 2016. The ex-dividend date is September 13, 2016.

The new annualized dividend rate is $2.44 per common share, representing a yield of 3.7% based on Altria’s closing stock price of $66.33 on August 19, 2016.

Dividend increase reflects Altria’s intention to return a large amount of cash to shareholders in the form of dividends and is consistent with Altria’s dividend payout ratio target of approximately 80% of its adjusted diluted earnings per share. Altria has increased its dividend 50 times in the past 47 years.