Arqit Quantum Inc. (NASDAQ:ARQQ) went up by 15.87% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $17.88. The company’s stock price has collected -16.90% of loss in the last five trading sessions. The Wall Street Journal reported on 12/14/22 that U.K. Quantum Cybersecurity Firm Discloses SEC Investigation Over Merger
Is It Worth Investing in Arqit Quantum Inc. (NASDAQ :ARQQ) Right Now?
Arqit Quantum Inc. (NASDAQ:ARQQ) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 5.24 x from its present earnings ratio. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 1 analysts out of 2 who provided ratings for Arqit Quantum Inc. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 0 rated the stock as “overweight,” 1 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $8.75, which is $8.42 above the current price. ARQQ currently public float of 24.90M and currently shorts hold a 3.77% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of ARQQ was 748.47K shares.
ARQQ’s Market Performance
ARQQ stocks went down by -16.90% for the week, with a monthly drop of -44.98% and a quarterly performance of -39.75%, while its annual performance rate touched -86.42%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 16.68% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 13.61% for Arqit Quantum Inc. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -19.68% for ARQQ stocks with a simple moving average of -61.98% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of ARQQ
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for ARQQ stocks, with Deutsche Bank repeating the rating for ARQQ by listing it as a “Hold.” The predicted price for ARQQ in the upcoming period, according to Deutsche Bank is $7 based on the research report published on July 19th of the previous year 2022.
H.C. Wainwright, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see ARQQ reach a price target of $16. The rating they have provided for ARQQ stocks is “Buy” according to the report published on April 26th, 2022.
ARQQ Trading at -55.61% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought ARQQ to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -86.52% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 13.61%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 16.68%, as shares sank -43.03% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading -75.88% lower at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, ARQQ fell by -16.90%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by -83.72% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $2.91. In addition, Arqit Quantum Inc. saw -33.24% in overturn over a single year, with a tendency to cut further losses.
Stock Fundamentals for ARQQ
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- -712.78 for the present operating margin
- +82.09 for the gross margin
The net margin for Arqit Quantum Inc. stands at +902.32.
The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 2.38.