Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ:SPLK) went up by 2.86% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $225.89. The company’s stock price has collected 1.73% of gains in the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 07/15/21 that Splunk Announces New Senior Leadership Appointments
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Plus, the 36-month beta value for SPLK is at 1.22. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 21 analysts out of 36 who provided ratings for Splunk Inc. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 2 rated the stock as “overweight,” 13 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $168.54, which is $29.24 above the current price. SPLK currently public float of 162.99M and currently shorts hold a 3.88% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of SPLK was 2.44M shares.
SPLK’s Market Performance
SPLK stocks went up by 1.73% for the week, with a monthly jump of 6.80% and a quarterly performance of 4.65%, while its annual performance rate touched -33.61%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 2.73% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 2.61% for Splunk Inc.. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -0.36% for SPLK stocks with a simple moving average of -12.26% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of SPLK
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for SPLK stocks, with Summit Insights repeating the rating for SPLK by listing it as a “Buy.” The predicted price for SPLK in the upcoming period, according to Summit Insights is $160 based on the research report published on June 07th of the current year 2021.
UBS, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see SPLK reach a price target of $125, previously predicting the price at $140. The rating they have provided for SPLK stocks is “Neutral” according to the report published on May 21st, 2021.
Morgan Stanley gave a rating of “Equal-Weight” to SPLK, setting the target price at $160 in the report published on April 27th of the current year.
SPLK Trading at 9.03% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought SPLK to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -38.97% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 2.61%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 2.73%, as shares surge +9.87% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +17.02% upper at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, SPLK rose by +1.73%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by -28.40% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $138.99. In addition, Splunk Inc. saw -18.85% 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 SPLK starting from Emanuelson Timothy, who sale 362 shares at the price of $134.68 back on Jul 16. After this action, Emanuelson Timothy now owns 22,465 shares of Splunk Inc., valued at $48,754 using the latest closing price.
Child Jason, the SVP & Chief Financial Officer of Splunk Inc., sale 1,677 shares at $126.17 during a trade that took place back on Jun 18, which means that Child Jason is holding 171,684 shares at $211,587 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for SPLK
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- -34.50 for the present operating margin
- +74.66 for the gross margin
The net margin for Splunk Inc. stands at -40.73. The total capital return value is set at -18.66, while invested capital returns managed to touch -22.21. Equity return is now at value -70.20, with -19.20 for asset returns.
Based on Splunk Inc. (SPLK), the company’s capital structure generated 169.38 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 62.88. Total debt to assets is 46.01, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 165.22. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 61.33.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 12.20, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.10. The receivables turnover for the company is 2.28 and the total asset turnover is 0.39. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 2.06.