Ciena Story

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CIEN -- USA Stock  

USD 39.32  0.50  1.29%

It seems Ciena may not recover as fast as we have hopped for as its price went down 5.49% today. The company's current daily volatility is 1.86 percent, with a beta of 0.52 and an alpha of 0.03 over DOW. As many institutional investors getting excited about latest market fluctuations it is important to outline Ciena based on its critical indicators. Why are we still confident in our projection for a recovery.
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Is Ciena (NYSE:CIEN) stock way too aggressive for baby boomers?
Ciena currently holds roughly 988.47 M in cash with 454.06 M of positive cash flow from operations. This results in cash-per-share (CPS) ratio of 6.43. Our advice module provides unbiased investment recommendation that can be used to complement current average analyst sentiment on Ciena. Our advice engine provides an advice for the firm potential to grow from the perspective of an investor's risk tolerance and investing horizon.
Investing in Ciena, just like investing in any other equity instrument, is characterized by a strong risk-return correlation. High risks mean high returns and low risk means lower expected returns. Risk management is the act of identifying and assessing the potential risk and developing strategies to minimize these risks and earn maximum possible profits while holding Ciena along with other instruments in the same portfolio. Using conventional technical analysis and fundamental analysis to select individual securities into a portfolio complements risk management and adds value to overall investors' investing strategies.

How important is Ciena's Liquidity

Ciena financial leverage refers to using borrowed capital as a funding source to finance Ciena ongoing operations. It is usually used to expand the firm's asset base and generate returns on borrowed capital. Ciena financial leverage is typically calculated by taking the company's all interest-bearing debt and dividing it by total capital. So the higher the debt-to-capital ratio (i.e., financial leverage), the riskier the company. Please check the breakdown between Ciena's total debt and its cash.

What do experts say?

Stock analysis is a method for investors and traders to make buying and selling decisions. By studying and evaluating past and current data, investors and traders attempt to gain an edge in the markets by making informed decisions. It is good to see analyst projects for Ciena, but it might be worth checking our own buy vs. sell analysis

Ciena Correlation with Peers

Investors in Ciena can reduce exposure to individual asset risk by holding a diversified portfolio of assets in addition to a long position in Ciena. Diversification will allow for the same portfolio return with reduced risk. The correlation table of Ciena and its peers is a two-dimensional matrix that shows the correlation coefficient between pairs of securities Ciena is related in some way. The cells in the table are color-coded to highlight significantly positive and negative relationships. Each cell shows the correlation between one pair of equities and can be used to run pair trading strategies or create efficient portfolios with your current brokerage. Please check volatility of Ciena for more details

Sale by Jason Phipps of 1826 shares of Ciena

Legal trades by Ciena insiders are very common, as founders, directors, or employees of any publicly traded firm often have stock or stock options. These trades are made public in the United States through the filing of Form 4 of the Securities and Exchange Commission. Below entry was recorded recently and is publicly available as an insider trade:
Ciena insider trading alert for sale of common stock by Jason Phipps, SVP Global Sales and Marketing, on 23rd of September 2020. This event was filed by Ciena Corp with SEC on 2020-09-23. Statement of changes in beneficial ownership - SEC Form 4. Jason Phipps currently serves as senior vice president - global sales and marketing of Ciena [view details]   
Note, although insider trading is legal, in the United States, Canada, Australia, and Germany, for mandatory reporting purposes, corporate insiders are defined as a company's officers, directors, and any beneficial owners of more than 10% of a class of the company's equity securities.

Breaking down Ciena Indicators

We consider Ciena very steady. Ciena secures Sharpe Ratio (or Efficiency) of 0.0954, which signifies that the company had 0.0954% of return per unit of standard deviation over the last month. Our philosophy in foreseeing the volatility of a stock is to use all available market data together with stock specific technical indicators that cannot be diversified away. We have found twenty-one technical indicators for Ciena, which you can use to evaluate future volatility of the firm. Please confirm Ciena mean deviation of 1.34, and Risk Adjusted Performance of 0.102 to double-check if the risk estimate we provide is consistent with the expected return of 0.18%.
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Ciena price slide is serious

Variance is down to 3.62. It may entail a possible volatility slide. Ciena has relatively low volatility with skewness of -0.09 and kurtosis of 2.02. However, we advise all investors to independently investigate Ciena to ensure all accessible information is consistent with the expectations about its upside potential and future expected returns.

Our Conclusion on Ciena

Whereas some firms within the communication equipment industry are still a little expensive, even after the recent corrections, Ciena may offer a potential longer-term growth to institutional investors. With a somewhat neutral outlook on your 30 days horizon, it may be better to hold off any trading activity and neither take over new shares of Ciena nor drop your existing holdings in the Stock. It seems the expected volatility has not yet been fully factored into the current price. Please use our equity advice module to run different scenarios to ensure your current risk level and investment horizon are fully reflective of your current investing preferences in regards to Ciena.

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