Experts market conclusion: Generac Holdings Inc. (NYSE: GNRC)

On Thursday, Generac Holdings Inc. stock changed -7.52% to recent value of $94.4. There are 65.09M shares outstanding and 61.48M shares are floated in market GNRC over recent time; they noted that 1541052 shares changed at hands contradiction to its average trading volume of 952.65K. The stock disclosed a move of -11.36% away from 50 day moving average and 8.59% away from 200 day moving average. Moving closer, we can see that shares have been trading -14.98% away off 20-day moving average.

Generac Holdings Inc. (GNRC) recently stated financial results for its fourth quarter and full-year ended December 31, 2019.

Fourth Quarter 2019 Highlights

Net sales increased 4.9% to $590.9M during the fourth quarter of 2019 as contrast to $563.4M in the prior-year fourth quarter.  Core sales growth, which excludes both the impact of acquisitions and foreign currency, was about 4%.

Residential product sales increased 9.7% to $322.5M as contrast to $293.9M last year, with core sales growth of about 7%.

Commercial & Industrial (“C&I”) product sales reduced 2.7% to $217.1M as contrast to $223.2M in the previous year, with core sales also declining about 3%.

Net income attributable to the Company during the fourth quarter was $69.6M, or $1.12 per share, as contrast to $75.6M, or $1.20 per share, for the same period of 2018.  See accompanying reconciliation schedules for related earnings per share calculations.

Adjusted net income attributable to the Company, as defined in the accompanying reconciliation schedules, was $96.5M, or $1.53 per share, as contrast to $88.1M, or $1.42 per share, in the fourth quarter of 2018.

Adjusted EBITDA before deducting for noncontrolling interests, as defined in the accompanying reconciliation schedules, was $129.1M, or 21.9% of net sales, as contrast to $126.1M, or 22.4% of net sales, in the previous year.

Cash flow from operations was $175.1M as contrast to $108.2M in the previous year.  Free cash flow, as defined in the accompanying reconciliation schedules, was $160.3M as contrast to $87.3M in 2018.  The increase was primarily driven by the monetization of previous working capital investments, together with lower capital expenditures contrast to the previous year quarter.

As before reported, on December 13, 2019, the Company amended its Term Loan credit contract, which among other things extended the maturity of the term loan from May 2023 to December 2026.  In conjunction with the amendment, the Company paid down $49M of debt on the term loan.

Analyst Review:

Analyst mean recommendation for this stock stands at 2.3. A stock rating will usually tell the investor how well a stock’s market value relates to what analysts believe is a fair value for the stock, based on an objective evaluation of the company. Analyst recommendations as reported on FINVIZ are rated on a 1 to 5 scale. 1 is equivalent to a Strong Buy rating, 3 a hold rating, and 5 a Strong Sell rating. The consensus recommendation is the average rating on a stock by the analyst community.

GNRC shares are at -6.08% for the quarter and driving a 78.45% return over the course of the past year and is now at -6.15% since this point in 2019. The average volatility for the week and month was at -18.98% and -14.36% respectively.

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