The stock of Trade Desk Inc (NASDAQ: TTD) has increased by 0.26 when compared to last closing price of 66.30.Despite this, the company has seen a gain of 3.84% in its stock price over the last five trading days. The Motley Fool reported 2023-11-19 that Sir Isaac Newton’s first law of motion applies equally well to investing. Following a company for years can give you insight into when a declining stock price is an opportunity.
Is It Worth Investing in Trade Desk Inc (NASDAQ: TTD) Right Now?
Trade Desk Inc (NASDAQ: TTD) has a price-to-earnings ratio that is above its average at 217.72x. and a 36-month beta value of 1.59. Opinions on the stock are mixed, with 22 analysts rating it as a “buy,” 3 as “overweight,” 5 as “hold,” and 3 as “sell.”
The average price predicted for Trade Desk Inc (TTD) by analysts is $74.17, which is $7.7 above the current market price. The public float for TTD is 441.91M, and at present, short sellers hold a 2.60% of that float. On November 20, 2023, the average trading volume of TTD was 4.48M shares.
TTD’s Market Performance
TTD stock saw a decrease of 3.84% in the past week, with a monthly decline of -12.39% and a quarterly a decrease of -9.37%. The volatility ratio for the week is 3.89%, and the volatility levels for the last 30 days are 4.22% for Trade Desk Inc (TTD). The simple moving average for the past 20 days is -7.27% for TTD’s stock, with a -6.15% simple moving average for the past 200 days.
TTD Trading at -13.47% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought TTD to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -27.63% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 4.22%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 3.89%, as shares sank -10.25% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading -20.77% lower at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, TTD rose by +3.84%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +16.59% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $71.30. In addition, Trade Desk Inc saw 48.27% 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 TTD starting from Schenkein Laura, who sale 2,613 shares at the price of $66.48 back on Nov 17. After this action, Schenkein Laura now owns 660,009 shares of Trade Desk Inc, valued at $173,712 using the latest closing price.
Rajaram Gokul, the Director of Trade Desk Inc, sale 2,999 shares at $68.15 during a trade that took place back on Nov 15, which means that Rajaram Gokul is holding 42,310 shares at $204,382 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for TTD
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +7.20 for the present operating margin
- +82.18 for the gross margin
The net margin for Trade Desk Inc stands at +3.38. The total capital return value is set at 5.43, while invested capital returns managed to touch 2.61. Equity return is now at value 7.51, with 3.62 for asset returns.
Based on Trade Desk Inc (TTD), the company’s capital structure generated 12.34 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 10.98. Total debt to assets is 5.96, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 9.86. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 8.78.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 17.15, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.01. The receivables turnover for the company is 0.72 and the total asset turnover is 0.40. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.90.
To sum up, Trade Desk Inc (TTD) has seen a mixed performance recently. Analysts have differing views on the stock, with some seeing it as a “buy” and others as a “hold”. It’s important to note that the stock is currently trading at a significant distance from its 50-day moving average and its 52-week high.