QuantumScape Corporation (NYSE:QS) went down by -4.88% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $43.08. The company’s stock price has collected 3.67% of gains in the last five trading sessions. Barron’s reported on 04/27/22 that QuantumScape Missed Earnings Estimates. Why the Stock Is Rising.
Is It Worth Investing in QuantumScape Corporation (NYSE :QS) Right Now?
Opinions of the stock are interesting as 1 analysts out of 8 who provided ratings for QuantumScape Corporation declared the stock was a “buy,” while 0 rated the stock as “overweight,” 7 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $13.13, which is $3.13 above the current price. QS currently public float of 251.45M and currently shorts hold a 19.09% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of QS was 5.97M shares.
QS’s Market Performance
QS stocks went up by 3.67% for the week, with a monthly drop of -5.59% and a quarterly performance of 34.80%, while its annual performance rate touched -47.00%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 7.70% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 6.10% for QuantumScape Corporation. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 3.32% for QS stocks with a simple moving average of -25.44% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of QS
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for QS stocks, with Deutsche Bank repeating the rating for QS by listing it as a “Hold.” The predicted price for QS in the upcoming period, according to Deutsche Bank is $20 based on the research report published on April 12th of the current year 2022.
SMBC Nikko, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see QS reach a price target of $20. The rating they have provided for QS stocks is “Neutral” according to the report published on March 29th, 2022.
UBS gave a rating of “Neutral” to QS, setting the target price at $18 in the report published on January 28th of the current year.
QS Trading at 2.01% 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 -73.75% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 6.10%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 7.70%, as shares sank -5.12% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +14.24% upper at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, QS rose by +3.67%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by -60.78% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $10.92. In addition, QuantumScape Corporation saw -49.03% 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 Hettrich Kevin, who sale 46,285 shares at the price of $11.18 back on Sep 12. After this action, Hettrich Kevin now owns 400,225 shares of QuantumScape Corporation, valued at $517,619 using the latest closing price.
Singh Mohit, the Chief Development Officer of QuantumScape Corporation, sale 12,750 shares at $10.66 during a trade that took place back on Sep 09, which means that Singh Mohit is holding 302,157 shares at $135,923 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for QS
Equity return is now at value -15.10, with -14.00 for asset returns.
The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 47.81.