Zscaler Inc. (NASDAQ:ZS) went up by 1.41% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $230.88. The company’s stock price has collected 11.84% of gains in the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 06/10/21 that Zscaler and ServiceNow Integrate to Offer Enterprise Cloud Data Control and Fast Threat Detection and Response
Is It Worth Investing in Zscaler Inc. (NASDAQ :ZS) Right Now?
Opinions of the stock are interesting as 19 analysts out of 27 who provided ratings for Zscaler Inc. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 1 rated the stock as “overweight,” 7 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $232.32, which is $24.77 above the current price. ZS currently public float of 77.56M and currently shorts hold a 7.67% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of ZS was 1.96M shares.
ZS’s Market Performance
ZS stocks went up by 11.84% for the week, with a monthly jump of 26.64% and a quarterly performance of 12.56%, while its annual performance rate touched 102.37%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 3.82% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 3.42% for Zscaler Inc.. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 14.39% for ZS stocks with a simple moving average of 19.34% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of ZS
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for ZS stocks, with Cowen repeating the rating for ZS by listing it as a “Outperform.” The predicted price for ZS in the upcoming period, according to Cowen is $225 based on the research report published on May 27th of the current year 2021.
BMO Capital Markets, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see ZS reach a price target of $225, previously predicting the price at $202. The rating they have provided for ZS stocks is “Outperform” according to the report published on May 26th, 2021.
Mizuho gave a rating of “Buy” to ZS, setting the target price at $217 in the report published on April 13th of the current year.
ZS Trading at 13.85% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought ZS to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -10.00% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 3.42%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 3.82%, as shares surge +29.13% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +21.04% upper at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, ZS rose by +11.84%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +53.20% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $183.99. In addition, Zscaler Inc. saw 4.05% 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 ZS starting from Schlossman Robert, who sale 2,156 shares at the price of $200.08 back on Jun 10. After this action, Schlossman Robert now owns 140,062 shares of Zscaler Inc., valued at $431,370 using the latest closing price.
CANESSA REMO, the Chief Financial Officer of Zscaler Inc., sale 51,196 shares at $200.01 during a trade that took place back on Jun 10, which means that CANESSA REMO is holding 316,719 shares at $10,239,604 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for ZS
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- -21.99 for the present operating margin
- +77.49 for the gross margin
The net margin for Zscaler Inc. stands at -26.69. The total capital return value is set at -11.17, while invested capital returns managed to touch -13.68. Equity return is now at value -46.40, with -11.90 for asset returns.
Based on Zscaler Inc. (ZS), the company’s capital structure generated 186.71 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 65.12. Total debt to assets is 49.37, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 183.50. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 64.00.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 37.86, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.06. The receivables turnover for the company is 3.58 and the total asset turnover is 0.35. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 3.66.