Aveanna Healthcare Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:AVAH) went down by -17.47% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $12.99. The company’s stock price has collected -18.68% of loss in the last five trading sessions.
Is It Worth Investing in Aveanna Healthcare Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ :AVAH) Right Now?
Opinions of the stock are interesting as 7 analysts out of 11 who provided ratings for Aveanna Healthcare Holdings Inc. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 1 rated the stock as “overweight,” 2 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $6.14, which is $4.13 above the current price. AVAH currently public float of 173.14M and currently shorts hold a 1.12% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of AVAH was 651.22K shares.
AVAH’s Market Performance
AVAH stocks went down by -18.68% for the week, with a monthly drop of -24.23% and a quarterly performance of -60.29%, while its annual performance rate touched -82.52%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 11.15% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 6.58% for Aveanna Healthcare Holdings Inc. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -23.70% for AVAH stocks with a simple moving average of -60.85% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of AVAH
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for AVAH stocks, with Stephens repeating the rating for AVAH by listing it as a “Equal-Weight.” The predicted price for AVAH in the upcoming period, according to Stephens is $3.50 based on the research report published on June 21st of the current year 2022.
BofA Securities, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see AVAH reach a price target of $2, previously predicting the price at $3. The rating they have provided for AVAH stocks is “Underperform” according to the report published on June 21st, 2022.
BofA Securities gave a rating of “Neutral” to AVAH, setting the target price at $5.50 in the report published on March 29th of the current year.
AVAH Trading at -24.46% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought AVAH to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -82.91% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 6.58%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 11.15%, as shares sank -22.92% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading -29.52% lower at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, AVAH fell by -18.68%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by -76.48% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $2.88. In addition, Aveanna Healthcare Holdings Inc. saw -70.00% 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 AVAH starting from Cunningham Patrick A., who purchase 3,100 shares at the price of $3.10 back on May 26. After this action, Cunningham Patrick A. now owns 122,195 shares of Aveanna Healthcare Holdings Inc., valued at $9,626 using the latest closing price.
Reisz Edwin C., the Chief Administrative Officer of Aveanna Healthcare Holdings Inc., purchase 9,000 shares at $2.88 during a trade that took place back on May 20, which means that Reisz Edwin C. is holding 888,290 shares at $25,929 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for AVAH
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +7.89 for the present operating margin
- +32.02 for the gross margin
The net margin for Aveanna Healthcare Holdings Inc. stands at -6.97. Equity return is now at value -13.90, with -4.50 for asset returns.
The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 0.81.