The stock of Wolfspeed Inc (NYSE: WOLF) has increased by 5.28 when compared to last closing price of 34.87. Despite this, the company has experienced a 13.37% gain in its stock price over the last five trading sessions. InvestorPlace reported 2023-11-15 that A new inflation report is out, and markets have reacted positively. Headline U.S. inflation essentially stalled in October, while the core consumer price index, which excludes food and energy costs, increased 0.2% from September.
Is It Worth Investing in Wolfspeed Inc (NYSE: WOLF) Right Now?
and a 36-month beta value of 1.64. Opinions on the stock are mixed, with 12 analysts rating it as a “buy,” 0 as “overweight,” 9 as “hold,” and 1 as “sell.”
The average price predicted for Wolfspeed Inc (WOLF) by analysts is $44.47, which is $7.76 above the current market price. The public float for WOLF is 123.92M, and at present, short sellers hold a 14.99% of that float. On November 20, 2023, the average trading volume of WOLF was 3.62M shares.
WOLF’s Market Performance
The stock of Wolfspeed Inc (WOLF) has seen a 13.37% increase in the past week, with a 7.97% rise in the past month, and a -17.47% fall in the past quarter. The volatility ratio for the week is 7.88%, and the volatility levels for the past 30 days are at 6.54% for WOLF. The simple moving average for the last 20 days is 12.85% for WOLF stock, with a simple moving average of -30.05% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of WOLF
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for WOLF stocks, with Jefferies repeating the rating for WOLF by listing it as a “Hold.” The predicted price for WOLF in the upcoming period, according to Jefferies is $46 based on the research report published on May 18, 2023 of the current year 2023.
WOLF Trading at 3.40% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought WOLF to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -60.35% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 6.54%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 7.88%, as shares surge +15.15% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading -12.57% lower at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, WOLF rose by +13.37%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by -57.58% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $32.77. In addition, Wolfspeed Inc saw -46.83% in overturn over a single year, with a tendency to cut further losses.
Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at WOLF starting from LE DUY LOAN T, who purchase 5,000 shares at the price of $47.01 back on Aug 23. After this action, LE DUY LOAN T now owns 10,000 shares of Wolfspeed Inc, valued at $235,068 using the latest closing price.
REPLOGLE JOHN B, the Director of Wolfspeed Inc, purchase 10,566 shares at $47.54 during a trade that took place back on Apr 28, which means that REPLOGLE JOHN B is holding 81,405 shares at $502,308 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for WOLF
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- -21.21 for the present operating margin
- +29.14 for the gross margin
The net margin for Wolfspeed Inc stands at -35.78. The total capital return value is set at -4.14, while invested capital returns managed to touch -6.99. Equity return is now at value -25.47, with -7.65 for asset returns.
Based on Wolfspeed Inc (WOLF), the company’s capital structure generated 265.73 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 72.66. Total debt to assets is 65.43, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 265.21. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 72.52.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 6.78, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.57. The receivables turnover for the company is 4.42 and the total asset turnover is 0.18. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 5.74.
To sum up, Wolfspeed Inc (WOLF) 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.