PennantPark Floating Rate Capital Ltd. (NYSE:PFLT) went down by -8.00% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $14.38. The company’s stock price has collected -2.56% of loss in the last five trading sessions.
Is It Worth Investing in PennantPark Floating Rate Capital Ltd. (NYSE :PFLT) Right Now?
PennantPark Floating Rate Capital Ltd. (NYSE:PFLT) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 147.63 x from its present earnings ratio. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 2 analysts out of 6 who provided ratings for PennantPark Floating Rate Capital Ltd. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 0 rated the stock as “overweight,” 4 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $12.38, which is $1.74 above the current price. PFLT currently public float of 44.45M and currently shorts hold a 2.11% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of PFLT was 213.75K shares.
PFLT’s Market Performance
PFLT stocks went down by -2.56% for the week, with a monthly jump of 8.85% and a quarterly performance of 14.00%, while its annual performance rate touched -9.15%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 1.58% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 2.00% for PennantPark Floating Rate Capital Ltd. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -5.20% for PFLT stocks with a simple moving average of -7.56% for the last 200 days.
PFLT Trading at -4.56% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought PFLT to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -24.44% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 2.00%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 1.58%, as shares surge +1.20% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading -2.85% lower at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, PFLT fell by -10.20%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by -20.29% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $11.47. In addition, PennantPark Floating Rate Capital Ltd. saw 7.56% in overturn over a single year, with a tendency to cut further gains.
Stock Fundamentals for PFLT
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +35.19 for the present operating margin
- +74.43 for the gross margin
The net margin for PennantPark Floating Rate Capital Ltd. stands at +3.66.