Home  »  Business   »  Is There a Dimmer Outlook Ahead for New Fortress E...

Is There a Dimmer Outlook Ahead for New Fortress Energy Inc. (NFE)?

New Fortress Energy Inc. (NASDAQ:NFE) went down by -1.07% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $52.37. The company’s stock price has collected 2.80% of gains in the last five trading sessions. MarketWatch.com reported on 11/15/21 that 5 takeaways from the COP26 climate summit investors need to know

Is It Worth Investing in New Fortress Energy Inc. (NASDAQ :NFE) Right Now?

New Fortress Energy Inc. (NASDAQ:NFE) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 28.24 x from its present earnings ratio. Plus, the 36-month beta value for NFE is at 1.61. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 6 analysts out of 8 who provided ratings for New Fortress Energy Inc. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 0 rated the stock as “overweight,” 2 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”

Top 5 Cheap Stocks to Own Right Now

While finding safe stocks with the potential for monster gains isn't always easy, we've found a few that could pay out well. In fact, within our report, "Top 5 Cheap Stock to Own Right Now", we have identified five stocks we believe could appreciate the most even if you just have $1,000 to invest.

Sign up here to get your free report now. .


The average price from analysts is $56.88, which is $8.66 above the current price. NFE currently public float of 93.95M and currently shorts hold a 4.85% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of NFE was 1.08M shares.

NFE’s Market Performance

NFE stocks went up by 2.80% for the week, with a monthly jump of 34.14% and a quarterly performance of 10.95%, while its annual performance rate touched 62.21%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 4.01% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 4.93% for New Fortress Energy Inc. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 11.99% for NFE stocks with a simple moving average of 45.36% for the last 200 days.

Analysts’ Opinion of NFE

Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for NFE stocks, with Citigroup repeating the rating for NFE by listing it as a “Buy.” The predicted price for NFE in the upcoming period, according to Citigroup is $56 based on the research report published on July 14th of the current year 2022.

Credit Suisse, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see NFE reach a price target of $34, previously predicting the price at $50. The rating they have provided for NFE stocks is “Outperform” according to the report published on August 19th, 2021.

Morgan Stanley gave a rating of “Overweight” to NFE, setting the target price at $55 in the report published on May 13th of the previous year.

NFE Trading at 13.15% from the 50-Day Moving Average

After a stumble in the market that brought NFE to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -6.00% of loss for the given period.

Volatility was left at 4.93%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 4.01%, as shares surge +23.51% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +12.29% upper at present.

During the last 5 trading sessions, NFE rose by +2.80%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +40.94% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $44.43. In addition, New Fortress Energy Inc. saw 103.94% in overturn over a single year, with a tendency to cut further gains.

Insider Trading

Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at NFE starting from NFE SMRS Holdings LLC, who sale 300,000 shares at the price of $45.28 back on Apr 19. After this action, NFE SMRS Holdings LLC now owns 32,459,846 shares of New Fortress Energy Inc., valued at $13,583,304 using the latest closing price.

NFE SMRS Holdings LLC, the 10% Owner of New Fortress Energy Inc., sale 19,943 shares at $41.54 during a trade that took place back on Apr 07, which means that NFE SMRS Holdings LLC is holding 32,759,846 shares at $828,363 based on the most recent closing price.

Stock Fundamentals for NFE

Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:

  • +21.44 for the present operating margin
  • +36.55 for the gross margin

The net margin for New Fortress Energy Inc. stands at +7.34. Equity return is now at value 20.40, with 5.50 for asset returns.

The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.04.