Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ:SPLK) went up by 0.14% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $207.40. The company’s stock price has collected -10.36% of loss in the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 11/17/21 that Splunk Announces Commitment to Net Zero by 2050
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Plus, the 36-month beta value for SPLK is at 1.25. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 22 analysts out of 38 who provided ratings for Splunk Inc. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 1 rated the stock as “overweight,” 15 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $180.80, which is $54.55 above the current price. SPLK currently public float of 158.27M and currently shorts hold a 4.19% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of SPLK was 1.88M shares.
SPLK’s Market Performance
SPLK stocks went down by -10.36% for the week, with a monthly drop of -25.28% and a quarterly performance of -18.20%, while its annual performance rate touched -36.99%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 3.59% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 3.41% for Splunk Inc.. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -19.32% for SPLK stocks with a simple moving average of -11.87% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of SPLK
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for SPLK stocks, with Credit Suisse repeating the rating for SPLK by listing it as a “Outperform.” The predicted price for SPLK in the upcoming period, according to Credit Suisse is $225 based on the research report published on November 16th of the current year 2021.
Deutsche Bank, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see SPLK reach a price target of $180. The rating they have provided for SPLK stocks is “Hold” according to the report published on November 02nd, 2021.
BMO Capital Markets gave a rating of “Outperform” to SPLK, setting the target price at $190 in the report published on October 22nd of the current year.
SPLK Trading at -18.98% 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 -39.70% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 3.41%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 3.59%, as shares sank -23.39% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading -17.54% lower at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, SPLK fell by -10.36%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by -25.56% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $153.10. In addition, Splunk Inc. saw -26.38% 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 359 shares at the price of $152.50 back on Nov 15. After this action, Emanuelson Timothy now owns 20,089 shares of Splunk Inc., valued at $54,748 using the latest closing price.
SMITH GRAHAM, the Director of Splunk Inc., sale 1,500 shares at $170.00 during a trade that took place back on Oct 26, which means that SMITH GRAHAM is holding 31,050 shares at $255,000 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 -85.70, with -21.00 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 8.73, 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.