Afternoon Alert: Commonwealth Bank (CBA:AUD74.34) decreases 0.5% Wednesday August 12, 2020 16:00:00 AEST

Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX:CBA) traded on volume of 1.0 times average so far today while the price decreased 36.0c (or 0.5%) to trade at AUD74.34.

Fundamental measures by comparison with the sector average [in brackets] indicate:
Dividend yield of 5.8% [5.2%]
Return on Equity 12.0% [9.9%]
Return on Assets 0.9% [0.7%]
Return on Capital Employed 40.5% [4.2%]
Price/Earnings of 15.7 [12.2]
Price to Book of 2.1 [1.3]

The stock is at a discount of 16.5% to the 12-month high of AUD89.03 on 14 Feb, 2020. It is also at a premium of 39.1% to the 12-month low of AUD53.44 on 23 Mar, 2020.
The stock has underperformed 61% of the Australian market over the past 6 months.
The positive 0.78 MACD (Moving Average Convergence Divergence) indicator suggests a bullish signal (12-day minus 26-day Exponential Moving Averages). Both the 12-day and the 26-day EMA are rising - another bullish signal. In the past week, the stock's MACD has been positive every day, a reinforcing bullish signal.
The price lifted 3.7% in the last week and 3.1% in the last month.
The present value of AUD1,000 invested one year ago is AUD1,033 [vs AUD938 for the All Ordinaries Index], including a capital loss of AUD20 and dividend reinvested of AUD53. The total return to shareholders for 1 year is 3.3%.

SECTION 1: Ranking

DescriptionValueRank In Market
MCap USD billion94.5In Top 1%
52-week Range (in AUD)53.4-89.0 
1-month Range (in AUD)69.1-76.8 

Commonwealth Bank of Australia (AU:CBA; ASX:CBA; AX:CBA)
ISIN: AU000000CBA7
PermID: 4295856152