Houston American Energy Corp. (AMEX:HUSA) went up by 12.17% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $6.36. The company’s stock price has collected 13.37% of gains in the last five trading sessions.
Is It Worth Investing in Houston American Energy Corp. (AMEX :HUSA) Right Now?
Plus, the 36-month beta value for HUSA is at 0.32. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 0 analysts out of 1 who provided ratings for Houston American Energy Corp. 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 $137.50. HUSA currently public float of 7.63M and currently shorts hold a 6.09% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of HUSA was 1.53M shares.
HUSA’s Market Performance
HUSA stocks went up by 13.37% for the week, with a monthly jump of 23.98% and a quarterly performance of 19.10%, while its annual performance rate touched 130.26%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 7.45% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 5.71% for Houston American Energy Corp.. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 21.70% for HUSA stocks with a simple moving average of 11.69% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of HUSA
C.K. Cooper, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see HUSA reach a price target of $4. The rating they have provided for HUSA stocks is “Buy” according to the report published on May 04th, 2012.
HUSA Trading at 18.03% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought HUSA to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -66.67% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 5.71%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 7.45%, as shares surge +26.95% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading -5.36% lower at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, HUSA rose by +13.37%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +11.58% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $1.76. In addition, Houston American Energy Corp. saw 21.14% 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 HUSA starting from Ault Global Holdings, Inc., who purchase 14,500 shares at the price of $1.75 back on Aug 26. After this action, Ault Global Holdings, Inc. now owns 1,487,500 shares of Houston American Energy Corp., valued at $25,375 using the latest closing price.
SCHOONOVER JAMES A, the Director of Houston American Energy Corp., sale 16,715 shares at $2.63 during a trade that took place back on Jan 26, which means that SCHOONOVER JAMES A is holding 142,976 shares at $43,960 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for HUSA
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- -301.21 for the present operating margin
- -39.19 for the gross margin
The net margin for Houston American Energy Corp. stands at -730.90. The total capital return value is set at -24.81, while invested capital returns managed to touch -64.05. Equity return is now at value -36.30, with -34.80 for asset returns.
Based on Houston American Energy Corp. (HUSA), the company’s capital structure generated 3.39 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 3.28. Total debt to assets is 3.19, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 1.68. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 1.62.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 20.13, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.02. The receivables turnover for the company is 6.28 and the total asset turnover is 0.08. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 5.93.