The stock of Groupon Inc. (GRPN) has seen a 4.58% increase in the past week, with a 10.90% gain in the past month, and a 164.10% flourish in the past quarter. The volatility ratio for the week is 10.12%, and the volatility levels for the past 30 days are at 9.27% for GRPN. The simple moving average for the past 20 days is 11.36% for GRPN’s stock, with a 91.30% simple moving average for the past 200 days.
Is It Worth Investing in Groupon Inc. (NASDAQ: GRPN) Right Now?
Moreover, the 36-month beta value for GRPN is 1.69. Analysts have varying opinions on the stock, with 2 analysts rating it as a “buy,” 0 as “overweight,” 0 as “hold,” and 2 as “sell.”
The average price recommended by analysts for Groupon Inc. (GRPN) is $8.33, which is -$4.77 below the current market price. The public float for GRPN is 25.95M and currently, short sellers hold a 20.99% of that float. On September 19, 2023, GRPN’s average trading volume was 1.37M shares.
GRPN) stock’s latest price update
Groupon Inc. (NASDAQ: GRPN)’s stock price has soared by 10.15 in relation to previous closing price of 11.82. Nevertheless, the company has seen a gain of 4.58% in its stock price over the last five trading days. Finbold reported 2023-09-11 that Traders and speculators often short a stock by borrowing a certain number of shares from a financial institution and selling it on the market with the goal to buy it back cheaper and profit from the difference.
Analysts’ Opinion of GRPN
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for GRPN stocks, with Goldman repeating the rating for GRPN by listing it as a “Sell.” The predicted price for GRPN in the upcoming period, according to Goldman is $11 based on the research report published on July 15, 2022 of the previous year 2022.
GRPN Trading at 39.05% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought GRPN to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -5.51% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 9.27%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 10.12%, as shares surge +15.32% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +113.09% upper at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, GRPN rose by +4.58%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +60.94% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $11.78. In addition, Groupon Inc. saw 51.75% 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 GRPN starting from Barta Jan, who purchase 6,716,966 shares at the price of $7.28 back on Dec 20. After this action, Barta Jan now owns 6,716,966 shares of Groupon Inc., valued at $48,899,512 using the latest closing price.
Barta Jan, the Director of Groupon Inc., sale 5,110,558 shares at $7.28 during a trade that took place back on Dec 20, which means that Barta Jan is holding 0 shares at $37,204,862 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for GRPN
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- -17.99 for the present operating margin
- +83.66 for the gross margin
The net margin for Groupon Inc. stands at -39.66. The total capital return value is set at -21.98, while invested capital returns managed to touch -64.68.
Based on Groupon Inc. (GRPN), the company’s capital structure generated 4,091.54 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 97.61. Total debt to assets is 43.72, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 2,763.81. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 65.94.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 0.80, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 1.07. The receivables turnover for the company is 12.46 and the total asset turnover is 0.61. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 0.67.
To wrap up, the performance of Groupon Inc. (GRPN) has been better in recent times. The stock has received a mixed of “buy” and “hold” ratings from analysts. It is worth mentioning that the stock is currently trading in close proximity to its 50-day moving average and its 52-week high.