Market Inference Brief -- HPQ Stock

Large-cap Technology company HP has logged a -1.8% change today on a trading volume of 2,371,906. The average volume for the stock is 6,798,511.

HP Inc. provides personal computing and other access devices, imaging and printing products, and related technologies, solutions, and services in the United States and internationally. Based in Palo Alto, United States the company has 58,000 full time employees and a market cap of $26,989,625,344. HP currently offers its equity investors a dividend that yields 3.7% per year.

The company is now trading -7.64% away from its average analyst target price of $29.57 per share. The 14 analysts following the stock have set target prices ranging from $23.0 to $39.0, and on average give HP a rating of hold.

Over the last 52 weeks, HPQ stock has risen 2.0%, which amounts to a -14.0% difference compared to the S&P 500. The stock's 52 week high is $33.9 whereas its 52 week low is $24.08 per share. Based on HP's average net margin growth of 0.3% over the last 6 years, its core business is on track for profitability and its strong stock performance may continue in the long term.

Date Reported Total Revenue ($ k) Net Profit ($ k) Net Margins (%) YoY Growth (%)
2022-12-06 62,983,000 3,203,000 5 -50.0
2021-12-09 63,487,000 6,503,000 10 100.0
2020-12-10 56,639,000 2,844,000 5 0.0
2020-02-27 58,756,000 3,152,000 5 -44.44
2018-12-13 58,472,000 5,327,000 9 80.0
2017-12-14 52,056,000 2,526,000 5
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