Franklin Story

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FC -- USA Stock  

USD 30.34  0.10  0.33%

Whilst many millenniums are getting more into industrials space, it makes sense to go over Franklin Covey against current trends within the economy. As expected, Franklin Covey is starting to reaffirm its true potential as investors are becoming more and more confident in the future outlook. The company returns are correlated to returns on the market. As market fluctuates, the company is expected to follow. Strong fundamental indicators of the company may also suggest signals of long term gains for Franklin investors. Franklin Covey is scheduled to announce its earnings today. The next earnings report is expected on the 8th of July 2021.
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Will Franklin Covey (NYSE:FC) price continue to rise in May?
This firm's average rating is Buy from 3 analysts. Do analysts base this consensus on technical analyses? We know that typical technical analysis utilizes price momentum, patterns, and trends looking at historical prices. It aims to identify signals based on Franklin Covey market sentiment investors' perception of the future value of Franklin. Let us look at a few aspects of Franklin technical analysis.
Using predictive technical analysis, we will analyze different prices and returns patterns and diagnose historical swings to determine the real value of Franklin Covey. In general, we focus on analyzing Franklin Covey stock price patterns and their correlations with different microeconomic environment and drivers. We also apply predictive analytics to build Franklin Covey's daily price indicators and compare them against related drivers such as momentum indicators and various other types of predictive indicators. Using this methodology combined with a more conventional technical analysis and fundamental analysis, we attempt to find the most accurate representation of Franklin Covey's intrinsic value. In addition to deriving basic predictive indicators for Franklin Covey, we also check how macroeconomic factors affect Franklin Covey price patterns. Please read more on our technical analysis page or use our predictive modules below to complement your research.
Sophisticated investors, who have witnessed many market ups and downs, frequently view the market will even out over time. This tendency of Franklin Covey's stock price to converge to an average value over time is called mean reversion. However, historically, high market prices usually discourage investors that believe in mean reversion to invest, while low prices are viewed as an opportunity to buy. Please use the tools below to analyze the current value of Franklin Covey in the context of predictive analytics.
Please note, it is not enough to conduct a financial or market analysis of a single entity such as Franklin Covey. Your research has to be compared to or analyzed against Franklin Covey's peers to derive any actionable benefits. When done correctly, Franklin Covey's competitive analysis will give you plenty of quantitative and qualitative data to validate your investment decisions or develop an entirely new strategy towards taking a position in Franklin Covey.

How does Franklin Stands against Peers?

Analyzing Franklin Covey competition or peers my help you to expand the diversification possibilities of your existing portfolios and to get a better perspective on locking in new positions. Try to analyze the advantages of investing in traded instruments related to Franklin Covey across multiple sectors and thematic ideas. A good competitive analysis can cover a lot of different areas. But what areas to choose depends on who you are. The more exhaustive you are in your analysis, the more effective your competitive analysis will be.
Check out Franklin Covey Competition Details

How Franklin utilizes its cash?

To perform a cash flow analysis of Franklin Covey, investors first need to understand how to read the cash flow statement. A cash flow statement shows the amount of cash Franklin Covey is receiving and how much cash it distributes out in a given period. The Franklin Covey cash flow statement breaks down these inflows and outflows into different buckets, including operating activities, investing activities, and financing activities.
Franklin Covey Net Cash Flow from Operations is projected to increase significantly based on the last few years of reporting. The past year's Net Cash Flow from Operations was at 31.7 Million

Acquisition by Anne Chow of 4007 shares of Franklin Covey subject to Rule 16b-3

Legal trades by Franklin Covey 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:
Franklin insider trading alert for grant of common shares by Anne Chow, the corporate stakeholder, on 26th of January 2021. This event was filed by Franklin Covey Co with SEC on 2021-01-26. Statement of changes in beneficial ownership - SEC Form 4 [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.

Closer look at Franklin Covey Mean Deviation

Franklin Covey has current Mean Deviation of 1.71. The mean deviation of the equity instrument is the first measure of the distances between each value of security historical prices and the mean. It gives us an idea of how spread out from the center the distribution of returns.

Mean Deviation is the average of the absolute values of the differences between price distribution numbers and their mean. Mean deviation of equity instrument with a lot of historical data is a biased estimator because the time horizon used in calculation will always be much smaller than the entire price history of the equity. The mean deviation is typically used as a measure of dispersion for small investment horizon, otherwise standard deviation is a better measure of dispersion.

Mean Deviation 
 = 
SUM(RET DEV) 
 = 
1.71
SUM = Summation notation
RET DEV = Sum of return deviations of Franklin Covey
N = Number of calculation points for selected time horizon
Let's now compare Franklin Covey Mean Deviation to its closest peers:
FC
EXPO
BAH
FORR
FC1.71
EXPO1.39
BAH1.18
FORR1.73

Some Franklin technical indicators suggest bounce-back

Franklin Covey current risk adjusted performance builds up over 0.15. Franklin Covey currently demonstrates below-average downside deviation. It has Information Ratio of 0.11 and Jensen Alpha of 0.24. However, we advise investors to further question Franklin Covey expected returns to ensure all indicators are consistent with the current outlook about its relatively low value at risk. Understanding different market volatility trends often help investors to time the market. Properly using volatility indicators enable traders to measure Franklin Covey's stock risk against market volatility during both bullying and bearish trends. The higher level of volatility that comes with bear markets can directly impact Franklin Covey's stock price while adding stress to investors as they watch their shares' value plummet. This usually forces investors to rebalance their portfolios by buying different stocks as prices fall.

Our Final Take On Franklin Covey

Whereas some companies within the consulting services industry are still a little expensive, even after the recent corrections, Franklin Covey may offer a potential longer-term growth to investors. While some investors may not share our view, we believe it may be a good time to increase your existing holdings in Franklin. 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 Franklin Covey.

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