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Afternoon Alert: Volkswagen preference continues significant uptrend, increases 1.6% 20 September 2018 13:15 CEST

NEWS BITES - EUROPE

Volkswagen AG (ETR:VOW3) continued its significant uptrend and increased EUR2.46 (or 1.6%) to trade at EUR153.56 today.

Current indications of bullish signals that support the trend in the unusual trading:

+ The positive 1.64 MACD (Moving Average Convergence Divergence) indicator suggests a bullish signal.

+ In the Xetra market, the preference stock's relative price strength percentile is improving at 55 for 6 months, 59 for 3 months and 94 for 1 month.

+ The price jumped 9.1% in the last week and soared 10.5% in the last month.

Fundamental measures by comparison with the sector average [in brackets] indicate:

Undervaluation:

+ Dividend yield of 2.6% [1.2%]

Note

Volkswagen preference today is at a discount of 18.4% to the 12-month high of EUR188.13 on 23 Jan, 2018. It is at a premium of 18.2% to the 12-month low of EUR129.86 on 29 Sep, 2017.

Bearish Signals:

Net profit margin has averaged 2.4% in the last 3 years. This suggests the company is less profitable with a low margin of safety.

Fundamental measures by comparison with the sector average [in brackets] indicate:

Overvaluation:

Price to Book of 4.8 [1.3]

Return on Assets 1.3% [3.7%]

Return on Equity 5.8% [12.2%]

Return on Capital Employed 4.5% [7.6%]

Volkswagen AG (DE:VOW3; ETR:VOW3; GR:VOW3)

ISIN: DE0007664039

Source: www.BuySellSignals.com