Transportadora de Gas del Sur SA (TGS)’s Downgraded by Morgan Stanley

Transportadora de Gas del Sur SA’s stock (NYSE:TGS) has been rated as Underweight by Morgan Stanley. This latest rating was contained in a recent research note published by the firm on Aug-13-19. Some experts on Wall Street have also posted a report on Transportadora de Gas del Sur SA (TGS) stock.

As it stands, a total of 2 analysts are covering TGS stock, with one of them rating it as a Buy while Zero of them rating it as Outperform. 1 analyst meanwhile advised investors to Hold, Zero rated it as Underperform while the Zero rated it as a Sell. A look at the overall ratings means that Transportadora de Gas del Sur SA (TGS) stock has an average rating of 2.00.

The stock market has a tendency to become sophisticated sometimes, even for seasoned investors and traders. Even when a trader got what he/she had expected, the market sometimes decides to move in the opposite direction. This volatility sometimes leads to some traders doubting and second-guessing their moves. This is why getting to know historical price performance, as well as both long-term and short-term trends,  is very important. Over the past one week, TGS price has plunged by -40.17%. A look at its price performance over the past three months sees the stock go down by -21.06%, while it has lost -46.27% over the past six months and -40.53% since the start of the year.

Let us now look at some of its likely support and resistance level. Recent research on Transportadora de Gas del Sur SA (TGS) has seen its stock trading -46.55% below its three-month high price. A look at the other side also sees stock trading 47.44% above its three-month low. A wider look sees TGS trading -49.83% below its 52-week high and 47.44% above from its 52-week low price.

Shareholders of the company sometimes like to find out how their investments are growing. Transportadora de Gas del Sur SA (TGS) has so far given an ROE of 58.10%. When the ROE is low, it means that the company isn’t generating enough profits. The Return on Assets (ROA) ratio meanwhile is an indication of how profitable a company is relative to the total asset it owns. Transportadora de Gas del Sur SA (TGS)’s ROA at the moment stands at 24.20%. Any company that is managing its assets better will have a higher return while one that manages assets poorly would result in low returns.

Transportadora de Gas del Sur SA (TGS) has a return on investment (ROI) of 27.20%. The higher the ROI percentage, the higher the profit exceeds the costs, thus analysts consider such investments as an overall gain. A negative ROI, however, means that the cost is higher than the profits, a scenario analysts consider as a net loss.

Let us now take a look at Transportadora de Gas del Sur SA (TGS)’s trading volatility. Its 7-day volatility is around 15.94%, while it has a monthly volatility of 6.93%. TGS has an ATR (Average True Range) of 1.25 and a beta factor of 0.62. The volatility of a stock is an indication of the stock’s drop or gain in case the wider market drops or surges. A beta score higher than 1 means that a stock is highly volatile while below 1 means that the volatility of a stock is low.

The price of TGS lifted by $0.72 during the normal trading session on Tuesday to trade at $8.92. The Transportadora de Gas del Sur SA (TGS) stock has a trading volume of 1.31 million shares, which is high, compared to its average daily volume of 713.52K shares.