Toast Inc. (NYSE:TOST) went up by 7.56% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $30.60. The company’s stock price has collected 12.20% of gains in the last five trading sessions. Barron’s reported on 11/11/22 that ‘Toast Is On Fire’ as Management Lifts Outlook. The Stock Is Higher.
Is It Worth Investing in Toast Inc. (NYSE :TOST) Right Now?
TOST currently public float of 309.94M and currently shorts hold a 6.10% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of TOST was 5.55M shares.
TOST’s Market Performance
TOST stocks went up by 12.20% for the week, with a monthly jump of 26.93% and a quarterly performance of 14.98%, while its annual performance rate touched -2.95%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 6.51% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 5.15% for Toast Inc. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 21.04% for TOST stocks with a simple moving average of 26.90% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of TOST
Mizuho, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see TOST reach a price target of $24, previously predicting the price at $22. The rating they have provided for TOST stocks is “Buy” according to the report published on October 10th, 2022.
UBS gave a rating of “Neutral” to TOST, setting the target price at $22 in the report published on September 14th of the previous year.
TOST Trading at 20.38% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought TOST to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -26.99% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 5.15%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 6.51%, as shares surge +25.72% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +17.58% upper at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, TOST rose by +12.20%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +5.43% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $18.68. In addition, Toast Inc. saw 23.90% in overturn over a single year, with a tendency to cut further gains.
Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at TOST starting from Comparato Christopher P, who sale 128,947 shares at the price of $19.42 back on Jan 19. After this action, Comparato Christopher P now owns 515,788 shares of Toast Inc., valued at $2,504,438 using the latest closing price.
Comparato Christopher P, the Chief Executive Officer of Toast Inc., sale 33,333 shares at $19.43 during a trade that took place back on Jan 19, which means that Comparato Christopher P is holding 171,063 shares at $647,494 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for TOST
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- -13.08 for the present operating margin
- +18.01 for the gross margin
The net margin for Toast Inc. stands at -28.56. Equity return is now at value -15.50, with -10.00 for asset returns.
The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 4.13.