CEN stock: buy or sell?
February 14th, 2020
Should I buy CEN stock?You can't be a successful trader if you don't follow a methodolgy or system that assist you in choosing companies and the correct market timing. Having a trading plan helps to make decisions easier, quicker and with less hesitations. There are thousands of trading strategies for you to choose, but at Stocks2.com we prefer those that are simple but successful.
Currently, Center Coast Brookfield MLP & Energy Infrastructur stock doesn't match any of these trading strategies, so our recommendation is not to buy.
|New all-time high||No|
|New 52 week high||No|
|Price crossing up 200d MA||No|
|100d MA crossing up 200d MA||No|
Is Center Coast Brookfield MLP & Energy Infrastructur stock a buy?
Banks and financial institutions post stock ratings everyday.Unfortunately, we couldn't find any rating for CEN stock for the last month.
CEN stock analysis
Center Coast Brookfield MLP & Energy Infrastructur shares depreciated -0.50% to $5.93 on February 14th.
Center Coast Brookfield MLP & Energy Infrastructur shares depreciated -0.50% to $5.93 on Feb/14. CEN marked a lower low and a lower high in the short term, defining a downward trend. Climbing above $6.32 would break this short term down trend and open possibilities for reversing this situation.
Center Coast Brookfield MLP & Energy Infrastructur slipped a tragic -2.47% this week. Late January CEN collapsed a bloodcurdling -5.43% in just one week.
If you observe the weekly chart, price is in a simple uptrend, tested $5.97 level and now climbing back aiming its last top at $6.71. Since price and 40-weeks moving average lines crossed down late January, CEN fell $-0.67 per share (-10.15%). Stocks under the 40-weeks moving average line are usually not recommended for average traders.
CEN stock price history
CEN stock went public on September 26th, 2013 with a price of $9.681. Since then, CEN stock declined a -38.70%, with a yearly average of -6.50%.
1: Adjusted price after possible price splits or reverse-splits.
CEN stock historical price chart
CEN stock reached 52-week highs on April at $7.67, and all-time highs 2015-03-17 with a price of 10.64.
CEN stock price targetPredicting the price evolution of a stock or any financial instrument in a reliable and repeatable way is probably impossible. However, banks and other financial institutions analysts, with the help of lots of data and algorithms do their best to predict the stock prices movement. You should not follow the analysts' CEN stock price predictions in the hope that they will be met as they may be wrong and not met. For the last 30 days we have not detected any price prediction for Center Coast Brookfield MLP & Energy Infrastructur stock by any trusted analyst.
Financials and fundamental analysis
Earnings date and Earnings per Share, Center Coast Brookfield MLP & Energy Infrastructur was in line with the estimates of the experts and reported an EPS of $0.31 per share. Unfortunately, reported EPS is not yet available in our database.
|Quarter||Reporting date||Estimated EPS||Actual EPS||Surprise|
Annual financial resultsCompared to 2017, last anual revenues report draw a scary decrease of -356.45% to $32.37 million USD. When comparing 2018 vs 2017, likewise, profit margin (that is, the net income divided by revenues) collapsed a -37.85% to 90.36%.
|2009||$79 M||-||$-0.12 M-0.2%||-|
|2010||$158 M||101.20%||$-12.39 M-7.8%||10,225.00%|
|2011||$297 M||88.04%||$47 M15.9%||-482.24%|
|2012||$667 M||124.47%||$224 M33.6%||373.82%|
|2017||$-12.62 M||-101.89%||$-16.18 M128.2%||-107.21%|
|2018||$32 M||-356.45%||$29 M90.4%||-280.73%|
Quarterly financial resultsReported quarter income marked M with a profit margin of . Profit margin a compared to previous quarter when profit margin was . When comparing sales to same quarter last year, Center Coast Brookfield MLP & Energy Infrastructur sales marked and a .
|2012-Q3||$147 M||-||$40 M27.2%||-|
|2012-Q4||$177 M||19.94%||$94 M53.2%||134.46%|
|2013-Q1||$203 M||14.80%||$52 M25.7%||-44.61%|
|2013-Q2||$126 M||-37.78%||$19 M15.0%||-63.69%|
|2013-Q3||$209 M||65.22%||$51 M24.3%||168.22%|
Center Coast Brookfield MLP & Energy Infrastructur ownershipWhen you are planning to invest in a company, it's always worth to have a look its ownership structure.
Management staff in all public traded companies that hold equity is required to report every transaction to the SEC. For Center Coast Brookfield MLP & Energy Infrastructur, 39.71% of all outstanding shares are owned by its staff.
In case of Center Coast Brookfield MLP & Energy Infrastructur stock, 0.00% of its shares are held by institutions (mutual funds, pension funds, big banks and other large financial institutions).
For a better context understanding, the next table shows ownership data compared to other related companies:
|Market cap||$296.4 M|
|Total shares||50.0 M|
|Float shares||0.0 M|
|- Institutional holdings (%)||0.0%|
|- Insider holdings (%)||39.7%|
|Shares in short selling||0.0%|
|Friday, February 14th, 2020|
|Day range||$5.92 - $5.98|
|Average true range||$0.12|
|50d mov avg||$6.20|
|100d mov avg||$6.17|
|200d mov avg||$6.54|
Center Coast Brookfield MLP & Energy Infrastructur performanceTo measure stock performance is always good to compare with competitors or related stocks. For Center Coast Brookfield MLP & Energy Infrastructur, the comparison is made against .