Pinduoduo Inc. (NASDAQ:PDD) went up by 0.41% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $133.81. The company’s stock price has collected -1.58% of loss in the last five trading sessions. Barron’s reported on 11/26/21 that Pinduoduo Stock Gets Crushed. Sales Miss Estimates.
Is It Worth Investing in Pinduoduo Inc. (NASDAQ :PDD) Right Now?
Pinduoduo Inc. (NASDAQ:PDD) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 42.51 x from its present earnings ratio. Plus, the 36-month beta value for PDD is at 0.93. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 33 analysts out of 48 who provided ratings for Pinduoduo Inc. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 6 rated the stock as “overweight,” 9 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $455.03, which is $11.44 above the current price. PDD currently public float of 910.81M and currently shorts hold a 1.96% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of PDD was 18.60M shares.
PDD’s Market Performance
PDD stocks went down by -1.58% for the week, with a monthly jump of 52.89% and a quarterly performance of 38.50%, while its annual performance rate touched -52.81%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 8.47% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 8.63% for Pinduoduo Inc. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 15.39% for PDD stocks with a simple moving average of -6.76% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of PDD
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for PDD stocks, with JP Morgan repeating the rating for PDD by listing it as a “Overweight.” The predicted price for PDD in the upcoming period, according to JP Morgan is $55 based on the research report published on May 16th of the current year 2022.
Goldman, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see PDD reach a price target of $95. The rating they have provided for PDD stocks is “Buy” according to the report published on April 11th, 2022.
PDD Trading at 34.01% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought PDD to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -55.91% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 8.63%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 8.47%, as shares surge +40.31% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +30.27% upper at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, PDD fell by -1.58%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by -44.77% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $51.98. In addition, Pinduoduo Inc. saw 1.20% in overturn over a single year, with a tendency to cut further gains.
Stock Fundamentals for PDD
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +7.34 for the present operating margin
- +65.40 for the gross margin
The net margin for Pinduoduo Inc. stands at +8.27. Equity return is now at value 18.60, with 7.90 for asset returns.
The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.72.