The Fitbit Inc. (NYSE:FIT) is going down by -0.59% in today’s trading session, a fall equivalent to -0.04% of the stock’s price from yesterday’s market close. A news came out on 11/13/19 stating that Fitbit Enhances Smartwatch Experience with OS Update, Debuts Best Heart Rate Tracking Yet for Versa 2, and Delivers Expanded Premium Features by WSJ. The lowest point that the shares touched during the trading session was $6.73, while the peak of the day was recorded at a share price of $6.82. FIT finished the previous session at $6.75 according to the data provided by Barchart, while the trading volume was observed to be $2880056.
In the 100 days of trading, FIT managed to top a 4.26% Moving average. Additionally, Fitbit Inc. shares have achieved a 52-week range between 2.81 and 7.26 alongside 100 days raw stochastic set at 87.64%.
The number of shares outstanding, according to the fundamentals of the company, is set at 260.13M, equal to the value of $1.76B in market capitalization. In the last 30 days, Fitbit Inc. shares went down by -7.58%, adding 7.26 to growth in value, on top of a +72.49% boost since 10/18/19.
Fitbit Inc. (NYSE:FIT) Analyst’s Estimates
Fitbit Inc. (FIT) could record at least $0.03 per share in quarterly earnings in the upcoming report on 02/25/2020, a number that would actually represent a decrease of -0.25 YOY.
According to the average analyst rating, Fitbit Inc. would be rated as Hold. Out of 10 different analysts monitoring FIT stock, 1 analysts rate the stock as a BUY, 8 suggest to give the rating of HOLD, 0 indicate that FIT is an OVERWEIGHT, 1 rated the stock as a SELL, and 0 analyst believes that the stock should be rated as UNDERWEIGHT.
On February 28, 2019, the stock earned a Upgrade rating due to a new analyst call from DA Davidson, while analysts from Wedbush believe that the stock is set at Neutral from Outperform, as concluded on February 22, 2019. Wedbush, is still rather wary about the stock, deciding to keep the rating at Outperform as confirmed through a call on October 12, 2018.
Cascend Securities, on the other hand, provided a rather enthusiastic opinion on the rating, concluded in an analyst call on May 17, 2018, giving the stock a Hold rating.
FIT Key Ratios To Watch:
Taking in account the profitability of the Company, gross profit margin of +39.58% has been attained, while the operating margin has been recorded at -13.15%. The firm is also showcasing profitability through returns on assets in the company’s ownership, with ROA set at -12.00%. Beta value of the stock is recorded at 1.74. Additionally, Fitbit Inc. is recording price volatility of 1.41% for the period of the last seven days and 6.74% in the last 30 days.
Fitbit Inc. (NYSE:FIT) Technical Outlook
For the period of the last 50 days, Fitbit Inc. had its Raw Stochastic average set at 86.11% for the latest technical analysis. In comparison to the period of the last 20 days, the present Raw Stochastic average for the last 50 days poses as improvement, set at 81.79%. Stochastic %K for Fitbit Inc., with the last 20 days included, was set at 84.08%, having Stochastic %D topping 85.69%. Based on the previous performance of the company for the mentioned period, there are more than several recorded moving trends. When it comes to the period of the last 12 months, accounting the time for year-to-date, price performance appears to be encouraging for Fitbit Inc. stocks with recording 35.81% in metrics.
Fitbit Inc. Insider Watch:
Similarly, 65.99% of the company’s float is held by institutions – and there are 265 institutions in total holding shares of this company. The top three institutional holders of FIT stocks are: Vanguard Group, Inc. (The) with ownership of $100.55 million, which is approximately 26390516 of the company’s shares; DnB Asset Management AS, holding 25537728 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $97.3 million; and Blackrock Inc., currently with more than 20607112 shares of the company valued at $78.51 million. Positions in Fitbit Inc. stocks held by institutional investors has been changing actively in the past six months, a period during which there were 22 insider purchases amounting to 549154 shares. Similarly, there were 1 sale transactions amounting to 5000 shares, with the net shares purchased during the last six months reaching 544,154.