Agricultural machinery maker Deere & Co. and the United Auto Workers union have reached a third tentative contract agreement that could end a strike at the company that began Oct. 14.
The decision is subject to a vote from employees
The UAW said it will present Deere's best and final offer to employees for a ratification vote. The third tentative agreement includes modest modifications to its last tentative agreement that employees rejected on Nov. 2, according to the union’s statement. Union workers on Nov. 2 rejected Deere's last offer with 55% voting no and 45% accepting the terms at 12 plant locations in Illinois, Iowa and Kansas.
Deere union employees will remain on strike until the result of the ratification vote. The strike affects around 10,000 employees.
DE saw its Moving Average Convergence Divergence Histogram (MACD) turn negative on November 27, 2023. This is a bearish signal that suggests the stock could decline going forward. Tickeron's A.I.dvisor looked at 49 instances where the indicator turned negative. In of the 49 cases the stock moved lower in the days that followed. This puts the odds of a downward move at .
The Momentum Indicator moved below the 0 level on November 27, 2023. You may want to consider selling the stock, shorting the stock, or exploring put options on DE as a result. In of 93 cases where the Momentum Indicator fell below 0, the stock fell further within the subsequent month. The odds of a continued downward trend are .
DE moved below its 50-day moving average on November 22, 2023 date and that indicates a change from an upward trend to a downward trend.
Following a 3-day decline, the stock is projected to fall further. Considering past instances where DE declined for three days, the price rose further in of 62 cases within the following month. The odds of a continued downward trend are .
The Stochastic Oscillator suggests the stock price trend may be in a reversal from a downward trend to an upward trend. of 62 cases where DE's Stochastic Oscillator exited the oversold zone resulted in an increase in price. Tickeron's analysis proposes that the odds of a continued upward trend are .
Following a 3-day Advance, the price is estimated to grow further. Considering data from situations where DE advanced for three days, in of 340 cases, the price rose further within the following month. The odds of a continued upward trend are .
The Tickeron Profit vs. Risk Rating rating for this company is (best 1 - 100 worst), indicating low risk on high returns. The average Profit vs. Risk Rating rating for the industry is 68, placing this stock better than average.
The Tickeron SMR rating for this company is (best 1 - 100 worst), indicating very strong sales and a profitable business model. SMR (Sales, Margin, Return on Equity) rating is based on comparative analysis of weighted Sales, Income Margin and Return on Equity values compared against S&P 500 index constituents. The weighted SMR value is a proprietary formula developed by Tickeron and represents an overall profitability measure for a stock.
The Tickeron Price Growth Rating for this company is (best 1 - 100 worst), indicating fairly steady price growth. DE’s price grows at a lower rate over the last 12 months as compared to S&P 500 index constituents.
The Tickeron Valuation Rating of (best 1 - 100 worst) indicates that the company is slightly overvalued in the industry. This rating compares market capitalization estimated by our proprietary formula with the current market capitalization. This rating is based on the following metrics, as compared to industry averages: DE's P/B Ratio (4.760) is slightly higher than the industry average of (1.875). P/E Ratio (10.395) is within average values for comparable stocks, (23.650). Projected Growth (PEG Ratio) (1.808) is also within normal values, averaging (1.799). Dividend Yield (0.014) settles around the average of (0.034) among similar stocks. P/S Ratio (1.754) is also within normal values, averaging (109.538).
The Tickeron PE Growth Rating for this company is (best 1 - 100 worst), pointing to worse than average earnings growth. The PE Growth rating is based on a comparative analysis of stock PE ratio increase over the last 12 months compared against S&P 500 index constituents.
The average fundamental analysis ratings, where 1 is best and 100 is worst, are as follows
a manufacturer of agricultural, industrial, commercial and consumer equipment
A.I.dvisor indicates that over the last year, DE has been closely correlated with AGCO. These tickers have moved in lockstep 79% of the time. This A.I.-generated data suggests there is a high statistical probability that if DE jumps, then AGCO could also see price increases.