Medallia Inc. (NYSE:MDLA) went up by 3.21% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $40.20. The company’s stock price has collected 4.12% of gains in the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 09/17/20 that Medallia LivingLens Announces Integration with Zoom Video Communications
Is It Worth Investing in Medallia Inc. (NYSE :MDLA) Right Now?
Opinions of the stock are interesting as 9 analysts out of 12 who provided ratings for Medallia Inc. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 1 rated the stock as “overweight,” 2 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $40.64, which is $13.51 above the current price. MDLA currently public float of 134.07M and currently shorts hold a 8.68% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of MDLA was 1.79M shares.
MDLA’s Market Performance
MDLA stocks went up by 4.12% for the week, with a monthly drop of -20.02% and a quarterly performance of 4.08%, while its annual performance rate touched -7.39%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 4.76% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 6.94% for Medallia Inc.. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -12.48% for MDLA stocks with a simple moving average of -0.13% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of MDLA
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for MDLA stocks, with Needham repeating the rating for MDLA by listing it as a “Buy.” The predicted price for MDLA in the upcoming period, according to Needham is $40 based on the research report published on September 04th of the current year 2020.
Berenberg, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see MDLA reach a price target of $33. The rating they have provided for MDLA stocks is “Buy” according to the report published on July 21st, 2020.
Robert W. Baird gave a rating of “Outperform” to MDLA, setting the target price at $40 in the report published on January 17th of the current year.
MDLA Trading at -11.64% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought MDLA to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -32.04% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 6.94%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 4.76%, as shares sank -20.90% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +0.81% upper at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, MDLA rose by +4.12%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by -3.22% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $30.86. In addition, Medallia Inc. saw -12.18% in overturn over a single year, with a tendency to cut further losses.
Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at MDLA starting from Stretch Leslie, who sale 100,000 shares at the price of $26.38 back on Sep 24. After this action, Stretch Leslie now owns 1,424,035 shares of Medallia Inc., valued at $2,637,620 using the latest closing price.
Stretch Leslie, the President & CEO of Medallia Inc., sale 97,061 shares at $26.71 during a trade that took place back on Sep 23, which means that Stretch Leslie is holding 1,424,035 shares at $2,592,719 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for MDLA
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- -29.56 for the present operating margin
- +63.88 for the gross margin
The net margin for Medallia Inc. stands at -27.94. The total capital return value is set at -60.75, while invested capital returns managed to touch -57.42. Equity return is now at value -33.90, with -19.50 for asset returns.
The receivables turnover for the company is 3.13 and the total asset turnover is 0.79. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.59.