National CineMedia Inc. (NASDAQ:NCMI) went up by 8.94% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $6.11. The company’s stock price has collected 8.94% of gains in the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 09/08/21 that Thinking about buying stock in Kadmon Holdings, ADMA Biologics, National CineMedia, Coupa Software, or Gain Therapeutics?
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Plus, the 36-month beta value for NCMI is at 1.84. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 3 analysts out of 5 who provided ratings for National CineMedia Inc. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 0 rated the stock as “overweight,” 1 rated it as “hold,” and 1 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $5.63. NCMI currently public float of 79.32M and currently shorts hold a 4.26% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of NCMI was 659.78K shares.
NCMI’s Market Performance
NCMI stocks went up by 8.94% for the week, with a monthly drop of -1.83% and a quarterly performance of -47.24%, while its annual performance rate touched -21.64%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 8.03% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 6.31% for National CineMedia Inc.. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 3.92% for NCMI stocks with a simple moving average of -35.08% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of NCMI
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for NCMI stocks, with The Benchmark Company repeating the rating for NCMI by listing it as a “Buy.” The predicted price for NCMI in the upcoming period, according to The Benchmark Company is $6 based on the research report published on April 07th of the current year 2021.
B. Riley Securities, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see NCMI reach a price target of $5, previously predicting the price at $6. The rating they have provided for NCMI stocks is “Buy” according to the report published on October 12th, 2020.
Barrington Research gave a rating of “Outperform” to NCMI, setting the target price at $5.50 in the report published on September 04th of the previous year.
NCMI Trading at -18.11% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought NCMI to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -56.10% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 6.31%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 8.03%, as shares sank -1.47% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading -47.86% lower at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, NCMI rose by +8.94%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by -26.58% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $2.58. In addition, National CineMedia Inc. saw -27.96% 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 NCMI starting from Lesinski Thomas F., who sale 10,000 shares at the price of $4.28 back on May 12. After this action, Lesinski Thomas F. now owns 111,622 shares of National CineMedia Inc., valued at $42,768 using the latest closing price.
Standard General L.P., the 10% Owner of National CineMedia Inc., sale 1,968,718 shares at $5.70 during a trade that took place back on Mar 15, which means that Standard General L.P. is holding 17,449,272 shares at $11,221,693 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for NCMI
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- -65.15 for the present operating margin
- +10.62 for the gross margin
The net margin for National CineMedia Inc. stands at -72.35. The total capital return value is set at -7.19, while invested capital returns managed to touch -11.20. Equity return is now at value 18.90, with -9.70 for asset returns.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 15.38, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.77. The receivables turnover for the company is 0.93 and the total asset turnover is 0.09. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 4.00.