Virgin Galactic Holdings Inc. (NYSE:SPCE) went up by 0.36% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $42.49. The company’s stock price has collected 6.28% of gains in the last five trading sessions. Barron’s reported on 01/07/21 that SoFi to Go Public in $8.65 Billion Blank-Check Deal
Is It Worth Investing in Virgin Galactic Holdings Inc. (NYSE :SPCE) Right Now?
Plus, the 36-month beta value for SPCE is at 0.80. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 8 analysts out of 9 who provided ratings for Virgin Galactic Holdings 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 $28.11, which is $2.89 above the current price. SPCE currently public float of 140.61M and currently shorts hold a 28.49% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of SPCE was 14.39M shares.
SPCE’s Market Performance
SPCE stocks went up by 6.28% for the week, with a monthly drop of -24.47% and a quarterly performance of 14.17%, while its annual performance rate touched 109.47%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 5.18% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 7.44% for Virgin Galactic Holdings Inc.. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -2.54% for SPCE stocks with a simple moving average of 28.70% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of SPCE
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for SPCE stocks, with Cowen repeating the rating for SPCE by listing it as a “Outperform.” The predicted price for SPCE in the upcoming period, according to Cowen is $30 based on the research report published on December 21st of the previous year 2020.
Goldman, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see SPCE reach a price target of $19. The rating they have provided for SPCE stocks is “Neutral” according to the report published on October 23rd, 2020.
Susquehanna gave a rating of “Positive” to SPCE, setting the target price at $20 in the report published on September 28th of the previous year.
SPCE Trading at 4.14% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought SPCE to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -40.64% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 7.44%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 5.18%, as shares sank -21.51% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +37.89% upper at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, SPCE rose by +6.28%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +57.62% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $25.53. In addition, Virgin Galactic Holdings Inc. saw 6.28% 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 SPCE starting from Ryans James, who sale 30,000 shares at the price of $26.43 back on Dec 16. After this action, Ryans James now owns 103,346 shares of Virgin Galactic Holdings Inc., valued at $792,900 using the latest closing price.
Palihapitiya Chamath, the Director of Virgin Galactic Holdings Inc., sale 1,800,000 shares at $24.67 during a trade that took place back on Dec 15, which means that Palihapitiya Chamath is holding 6,200,000 shares at $44,406,000 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for SPCE
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- -4241.26 for the present operating margin
- -138.11 for the gross margin
The net margin for Virgin Galactic Holdings Inc. stands at -5578.82. The total capital return value is set at -27.36, while invested capital returns managed to touch -36.07.
Based on Virgin Galactic Holdings Inc. (SPCE), the company’s capital structure generated 5.25 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 4.99. Total debt to assets is 4.05, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 4.74. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 4.50.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 469.95, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.01. The receivables turnover for the company is 16.40 and the total asset turnover is 0.01. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 4.63.