Zillow Group Inc. (NASDAQ:Z) went up by 0.45% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $65.88. The company’s stock price has collected 4.18% of gains in the last five trading sessions. Barron’s reported on 01/09/23 that Zillow Stock Is Upgraded on Expected Return of Housing Growth
Is It Worth Investing in Zillow Group Inc. (NASDAQ :Z) Right Now?
Opinions of the stock are interesting as 11 analysts out of 27 who provided ratings for Zillow Group Inc. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 0 rated the stock as “overweight,” 13 rated it as “hold,” and 1 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $38.38, which is -$4.62 below the current price. Z currently public float of 153.86M and currently shorts hold a 14.99% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of Z was 4.02M shares.
Z’s Market Performance
Z stocks went up by 4.18% for the week, with a monthly jump of 31.43% and a quarterly performance of 52.34%, while its annual performance rate touched -12.68%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 3.29% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 3.80% for Zillow Group Inc. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 17.71% for Z stocks with a simple moving average of 23.79% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of Z
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for Z stocks, with Jefferies repeating the rating for Z by listing it as a “Buy.” The predicted price for Z in the upcoming period, according to Jefferies is $75 based on the research report published on February 03rd of the previous year 2022.
Needham gave a rating of “Buy” to Z, setting the target price at $80 in the report published on June 08th of the previous year.
Z Trading at 21.33% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought Z to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -32.27% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 3.80%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 3.29%, as shares surge +33.35% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +38.83% upper at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, Z rose by +4.18%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by -9.31% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $38.47. In addition, Zillow Group Inc. saw 38.53% 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 Z starting from Rock Jennifer, who sale 2,600 shares at the price of $38.34 back on Dec 02. After this action, Rock Jennifer now owns 62,161 shares of Zillow Group Inc., valued at $99,671 using the latest closing price.
Daimler Susan, the President of Zillow of Zillow Group Inc., sale 3,295 shares at $35.96 during a trade that took place back on Nov 30, which means that Daimler Susan is holding 18,105 shares at $118,499 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for Z
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- -3.02 for the present operating margin
- +26.53 for the gross margin
The net margin for Zillow Group Inc. stands at -6.48.
The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.98.