ZIPRECRUITER INC. (NYSE:ZIP) went up by 2.54% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $32.00. The company’s stock price has collected 8.48% of gains in the last five trading sessions. The Wall Street Journal reported on 09/08/21 that A Job Offer That Seems Too Good to Be True? It May Be a Scam.
Is It Worth Investing in ZIPRECRUITER INC. (NYSE :ZIP) Right Now?
ZIPRECRUITER INC. (NYSE:ZIP) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 94.11 x from its present earnings ratio. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 4 analysts out of 6 who provided ratings for ZIPRECRUITER INC. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 1 rated the stock as “overweight,” 1 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $37.60, which is $11.38 above the current price. ZIP currently public float of 38.42M and currently shorts hold a 1.93% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of ZIP was 716.90K shares.
ZIP’s Market Performance
ZIP stocks went up by 8.48% for the week, with a monthly drop of -9.27% and a quarterly performance of 25.39%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 4.44% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 5.44% for ZIPRECRUITER INC.. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 5.01% for ZIP stocks with a simple moving average of 6.83% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of ZIP
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for ZIP stocks, with Barclays repeating the rating for ZIP by listing it as a “Overweight.” The predicted price for ZIP in the upcoming period, according to Barclays is $38 based on the research report published on August 13th of the current year 2021.
Barclays, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see ZIP reach a price target of $30. The rating they have provided for ZIP stocks is “Overweight” according to the report published on July 01st, 2021.
ZIP Trading at 2.82% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought ZIP to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -18.06% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 5.44%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 4.44%, as shares surge +0.96% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +1.04% upper at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, ZIP rose by +8.48%, in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $24.98. In addition, ZIPRECRUITER INC. saw 24.27% 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 ZIP starting from DIONELLO RENATA, who sale 40,912 shares at the price of $23.82 back on Sep 10. After this action, DIONELLO RENATA now owns 51,047 shares of ZIPRECRUITER INC., valued at $974,524 using the latest closing price.
SIEGEL IAN H., the Chief Executive Officer of ZIPRECRUITER INC., sale 11,702 shares at $25.04 during a trade that took place back on Sep 10, which means that SIEGEL IAN H. is holding 980,038 shares at $292,960 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for ZIP
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +16.77 for the present operating margin
- +87.05 for the gross margin
The net margin for ZIPRECRUITER INC. stands at +15.07. The total capital return value is set at 75.28, while invested capital returns managed to touch 70.58.
Based on ZIPRECRUITER INC. (ZIP), the company’s capital structure generated 60.27 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 37.61.
The receivables turnover for the company is 17.94 and the total asset turnover is 2.38. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.97.