AMERCO (NASDAQ:UHAL) Lowered to “Hold” at StockNews.com

StockNews.com cut shares of AMERCO (NASDAQ:UHALGet Rating) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report sent to investors on Monday.

AMERCO Stock Performance

Shares of NASDAQ:UHAL opened at $528.11 on Monday. AMERCO has a twelve month low of $447.92 and a twelve month high of $769.90. The firm has a market cap of $10.36 billion, a PE ratio of 9.22 and a beta of 0.95. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.00, a quick ratio of 4.68 and a current ratio of 4.91. The business has a fifty day moving average of $485.24 and a 200-day moving average of $546.31.

AMERCO (NASDAQ:UHALGet Rating) last announced its earnings results on Wednesday, May 25th. The transportation company reported $4.42 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $7.38 by ($2.96). The business had revenue of $1.20 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.24 billion. AMERCO had a net margin of 19.57% and a return on equity of 19.56%. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $3.76 earnings per share. On average, equities research analysts predict that AMERCO will post 58.27 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Institutional Trading of AMERCO

Hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. AdvisorNet Financial Inc increased its position in AMERCO by 37.5% in the second quarter. AdvisorNet Financial Inc now owns 110 shares of the transportation company’s stock worth $53,000 after purchasing an additional 30 shares during the period. Sugarloaf Wealth Management LLC acquired a new stake in AMERCO in the first quarter worth about $60,000. CWM LLC grew its position in shares of AMERCO by 1,462.5% during the 2nd quarter. CWM LLC now owns 125 shares of the transportation company’s stock worth $60,000 after buying an additional 117 shares during the period. Quent Capital LLC acquired a new position in shares of AMERCO during the 4th quarter worth about $70,000. Finally, Focused Wealth Management Inc acquired a new position in shares of AMERCO during the 4th quarter worth about $73,000.

AMERCO Company Profile

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AMERCO operates as a do-it-yourself moving and storage operator for household and commercial goods in the United States and Canada. The company's Moving and Storage segment rents trucks, trailers, portable moving and storage units, specialty rental items, and self-storage spaces primarily to the household movers; and sells moving supplies, towing accessories, and propane.

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