The risks associated with pre-market and after-hours trading may be slightly higher than the regular market hours. The reason is that extended-hours trading may result in wider spreads for particular security due to lower liquidity and higher volatility as issuers often announce critical financial information outside regular trading hours. After-hours trades for Zions Bancorporation National Association (ZION) shows that investor sentiment remained broken, with the stock’s consolidated last price falling by -$0.03, or -0.08%, to $37.05. The Zions Bancorporation National Association has recorded 60,306 volume in the after hours trading session. Most recently, Yahoo Finance reported about the stock as it publicized that Zions Bancorporation to Present at the Barclays Global Financial Services Conference.
Zions Bancorporation National Association is listed on the NASDAQ as a member of the Financial sector and is a part of the Banks – Regional industry. At the end of the last regular session, the stock closed at $37.08 and fluctuated between $37.21 as its day high and $36.35 as its day low. The current market capitalization of Zions Bancorporation National Association is $5.33B. A total of 2.56 million shares were traded on the day, compared to an average of 3.50M shares.
Additionally, investors take into account insider trades when predicting how a stock will perform. During the recent three months, ZION has seen 0 BUY and 1 SELL insider trades, representing the acquisition of 0 and the disposition of 3,146 shares. Over the last 12 months, there were 54 BUYs and 117 SELLs from insiders. Insiders purchased 310,707 shares during that period but sold 100,211.
In the most recent transaction, Huang Claire A bought 18,000 shares of ZION for 20.02 per share on May 04. After the transaction, the Director now owns 18,000 company shares. In a previous transaction on May 04, Robinson Rebecca K bought 10,000 shares at 20.38 per share. ZION shares that Executive Vice President owns now total 10,360.
Among the insiders who bought shares, Huang Claire A acquired of 6,000 shares on May 04 at a per-share price of $19.98. This resulted in the Director holding 6,000 shares of ZION after the transaction. In another insider transaction, SIMMONS HARRIS H bought 20,000 shares at $24.16 per share on May 03. Company shares held by the Chairman & CEO now total 1,274,990.
It is more appealing for investors to invest in companies that pay dividends because dividends generate immediate cash flow and indicate a positive outlook for the company. Zions Bancorporation National Association pays an annual dividend of $1.64, resulting in a dividend yield of 4.42%, and it has a price to earnings (P/E) ratio of 6.52. ZION’s most recent ex-dividend date was 8/16/2023 when it declared a $0.41 quarterly dividend that was paid in cash on 8/24/2023. Previously, the company paid the dividend on 5/25/2023 with an ex-dividend date of 5/17/2023. The ZION stock dividend was $0.41 per share in cash.
Though price targets are rarely accurate, they can exert some influence from time to time and were often accepted as valuable by the market. According to analysts who have offered 12-month price targets for ZION in the last 3 months, the mean price target is $37.39 with high estimates of $45.00 and low estimates of $27.00. In terms of 52-week highs and lows, ZION has a high of $59.75 and a low of $18.26.
As of this writing, ZION has an earnings estimate of $1.11 per share for the current quarter. EPS was calculated based on a consensus of 19 estimates, with a high estimate of $1.88 per share and a lower estimate of $0.94. The company reported an EPS of $1.33 in the last quarter, which was -13.10% lower than expectations of $1.53.
Balance Sheet Annually/Quarterly
A balance sheet is a report that shows the company’s assets and liabilities. In addition, it shows how much equity investors have invested in the company. Investors can determine the company’s prospects by calculating its financial ratios based on this information. Its Book Value Per Share was $32.79, while its Total Shareholder’s Equity was $7.46B.
It may be riskier to trade before market opening and after market closing than during regular market hours. Since issuers often announce critical financial information outside regular trading hours. Extended-hours trading may result in wider spreads for particular securities due to lower liquidity and higher volatility. Currently, 0 analysts are providing their opinions on the stock. On a scale of 1 to 5, with 1 being Sell and 5 being Buy, the average analyst rating for ZION is Buy with a score of 3.39.