Aspen Aerogels Inc. (NYSE:ASPN) went up by 5.66% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $11.28. The company’s stock price has collected 18.67% of gains in the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported 7 hours ago that Aspen Aerogels, Inc. Schedules Third Quarter 2020 Earnings Release and Conference Call for October 29, 2020
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Plus, the 36-month beta value for ASPN is at 1.68. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 5 analysts out of 6 who provided ratings for Aspen Aerogels Inc. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 0 rated the stock as “overweight,” 1 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $10.00, which is -$1.57 below the current price. ASPN currently public float of 25.81M and currently shorts hold a 1.56% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of ASPN was 133.65K shares.
ASPN’s Market Performance
ASPN stocks went up by 18.67% for the week, with a monthly jump of 35.48% and a quarterly performance of 82.49%, while its annual performance rate touched 104.78%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 12.55% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 8.24% for Aspen Aerogels Inc.. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 17.59% for ASPN stocks with a simple moving average of 53.97% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of ASPN
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for ASPN stocks, with Northland Capital repeating the rating for ASPN by listing it as a “Outperform.” The predicted price for ASPN in the upcoming period, according to Northland Capital is $11 based on the research report published on September 09th of the current year 2020.
B. Riley FBR, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see ASPN reach a price target of $13. The rating they have provided for ASPN stocks is “Buy” according to the report published on January 23rd, 2020.
ASPN Trading at 38.15% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought ASPN to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was able to rebound, for now settling with 2.57% of gains for the given period.
Volatility was left at 8.24%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 12.55%, as shares surge +33.76% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +77.18% upper at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, ASPN rose by +18.67%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +42.31% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $9.99. In addition, Aspen Aerogels Inc. saw 49.10% in overturn over a single year, with a tendency to cut further gains.
Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at ASPN starting from Young Donald R, who purchase 2,000 shares at the price of $7.18 back on Mar 09. After this action, Young Donald R now owns 339,216 shares of Aspen Aerogels Inc., valued at $14,360 using the latest closing price.
Landes Gregg, the SVP, Operations and Strat Dev of Aspen Aerogels Inc., sale 7,500 shares at $7.90 during a trade that took place back on Dec 09, which means that Landes Gregg is holding 67,155 shares at $59,258 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for ASPN
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- -10.16 for the present operating margin
- +18.86 for the gross margin
The net margin for Aspen Aerogels Inc. stands at -10.45. The total capital return value is set at -19.96, while invested capital returns managed to touch -21.81. Equity return is now at value -19.00, with -12.00 for asset returns.
Based on Aspen Aerogels Inc. (ASPN), the company’s capital structure generated 14.33 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 12.53. Total debt to assets is 8.17, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 7.28. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 6.36.
When we switch over and look at the enterrpise to sales, we see a ratio of 1.38, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.04. The receivables turnover for the company is 4.82 and the total asset turnover is 1.38. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.50.