QuantumScape Corporation (NYSE:QS) went down by -3.71% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $71.97. The company’s stock price has collected -12.88% of loss in the last five trading sessions. Barron’s reported on 12/17/21 that QuantumScape Announced More Business. The Stock’s Reaction Highlights a Shift.
Is It Worth Investing in QuantumScape Corporation (NYSE :QS) Right Now?
QS currently public float of 247.09M and currently shorts hold a 12.64% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of QS was 11.11M shares.
QS’s Market Performance
QS stocks went down by -12.88% for the week, with a monthly drop of -16.85% and a quarterly performance of -12.84%, while its annual performance rate touched -61.93%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 7.71% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 7.19% for QuantumScape Corporation. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -12.15% for QS stocks with a simple moving average of -26.94% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of QS
JP Morgan, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see QS reach a price target of $35. The rating they have provided for QS stocks is “Neutral” according to the report published on July 21st, 2021.
Wolfe Research gave a rating of “Peer Perform” to QS, setting the target price at $25 in the report published on June 17th of the previous year.
QS Trading at -28.04% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought QS to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -71.89% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 7.19%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 7.71%, as shares sank -15.36% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading -20.35% lower at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, QS fell by -12.88%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by -54.41% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $22.84. In addition, QuantumScape Corporation saw -8.83% 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 QS starting from MIRRO JUSTIN E, who sale 50,000 shares at the price of $21.06 back on Jan 07. After this action, MIRRO JUSTIN E now owns 1,184,056 shares of QuantumScape Corporation, valued at $1,053,212 using the latest closing price.
Hettrich Kevin, the Chief Financial Officer of QuantumScape Corporation, sale 46,285 shares at $23.15 during a trade that took place back on Jan 03, which means that Hettrich Kevin is holding 498,940 shares at $1,071,415 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for QS
The total capital return value is set at -30.58, while invested capital returns managed to touch -641.69. Equity return is now at value -78.40, with -69.70 for asset returns.
Based on QuantumScape Corporation (QS), the company’s capital structure generated 3.54 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 3.42. Total debt to assets is 1.17, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 3.20. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 3.09.
The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 81.71.