Appian Corporation (NASDAQ:APPN) went up by 3.42% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $260.00. The company’s stock price has collected 21.47% of gains in the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 06/01/21 that 2021 Appian Partner Award Winners Announced
Is It Worth Investing in Appian Corporation (NASDAQ :APPN) Right Now?
Plus, the 36-month beta value for APPN is at 1.72. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 2 analysts out of 10 who provided ratings for Appian Corporation declared the stock was a “buy,” while 0 rated the stock as “overweight,” 6 rated it as “hold,” and 2 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $101.00, which is $6.21 above the current price. APPN currently public float of 38.86M and currently shorts hold a 20.94% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of APPN was 896.63K shares.
APPN’s Market Performance
APPN stocks went up by 21.47% for the week, with a monthly jump of 25.09% and a quarterly performance of -36.15%, while its annual performance rate touched 95.49%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 8.62% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 7.43% for Appian Corporation. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 25.71% for APPN stocks with a simple moving average of -10.32% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of APPN
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for APPN stocks, with Macquarie repeating the rating for APPN by listing it as a “Neutral.” The predicted price for APPN in the upcoming period, according to Macquarie is $80 based on the research report published on May 25th of the current year 2021.
Berenberg, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see APPN reach a price target of $90. The rating they have provided for APPN stocks is “Hold” according to the report published on May 13th, 2021.
APPN Trading at 1.38% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought APPN to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -57.29% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 7.43%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 8.62%, as shares surge +34.32% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading -12.81% lower at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, APPN rose by +21.47%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +108.53% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $89.75. In addition, Appian Corporation saw -31.49% 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 APPN starting from Cross Eric Calvin, who sale 4,954 shares at the price of $85.99 back on May 12. After this action, Cross Eric Calvin now owns 0 shares of Appian Corporation, valued at $426,009 using the latest closing price.
Cross Eric Calvin, the Chief Revenue Officer of Appian Corporation, sale 2,570 shares at $100.55 during a trade that took place back on May 06, which means that Cross Eric Calvin is holding 4,954 shares at $258,425 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for APPN
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- -12.44 for the present operating margin
- +68.93 for the gross margin
The net margin for Appian Corporation stands at -10.99. The total capital return value is set at -12.39, while invested capital returns managed to touch -11.16. Equity return is now at value -11.90, with -7.20 for asset returns.
Based on Appian Corporation (APPN), the company’s capital structure generated 19.59 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 16.38. Total debt to assets is 11.34, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 17.26. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 14.43.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 36.21, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.01. The receivables turnover for the company is 3.63 and the total asset turnover is 0.69. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 2.23.