Global Eagle Entertainment Inc. [NASDAQ: ENT] gained 143.48% or 0.11 points to close at $0.18 with a heavy trading volume of 19527597 shares. It opened the trading session at $0.185, the shares rose to $0.42 and dropped to $0.15, the range by which the price of stock traded the whole day. The daily chart for ENT points out that the company has recorded -78.67% loss over the past six months. However, it is still -200.0% lower than its most recent low trading price.
If we look at the average trading volume of 259.75K shares, ENT reached to a volume of 19527597 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
Here is what top equities market gurus are saying about Global Eagle Entertainment Inc. [ENT]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for ENT shares is $1.50 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on ENT stock is a recommendation set at 3.30. This rating represents a strong Buy recommendation, on the scale from 1 to 5, where 5 would mean strong sell, 4 represents Sell, 3 is Hold, and 2 indicates Buy.
William Blair have made an estimate for Global Eagle Entertainment Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Underperform, with their previous recommendation back on March 20, 2019. The new note on the price target was released on October 26, 2017, representing the official price target for Global Eagle Entertainment Inc. stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Global Eagle Entertainment Inc. is set at 0.08, with the Price to Sales ratio for ENT stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 0.03.
Trading performance analysis for ENT stock
Global Eagle Entertainment Inc. [ENT] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -25.33. With this latest performance, ENT shares dropped by -55.20% in over the last four-week period, additionally sinking by -78.67% over the last 6 months – not to mention a drop of -86.22% in the past year of trading.
Overbought and oversold stocks can be easily traced with the Relative Strength Index (RSI), where an RSI result of over 70 would be overbought, and any rate below 30 would indicate oversold conditions. An RSI rate of 50 would represent a neutral market momentum. The current RSI for ENT stock in for the last two-week period is set at 34.79, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 38.13, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 34.69 for Global Eagle Entertainment Inc. [ENT]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 0.3800, while it was recorded at 0.1500 for the last single week of trading, and 0.5700 for the last 200 days.
Global Eagle Entertainment Inc. [ENT]: A deeper dive into fundamental analysis
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Global Eagle Entertainment Inc. [ENT] shares currently have an operating margin of -16.44 and a Gross Margin at +12.25. Global Eagle Entertainment Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -36.56.
Return on Total Capital for ENT is now -19.73, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -45.71. Additionally, ENT Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 146.65, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 98.88.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Global Eagle Entertainment Inc. [ENT] managed to generate an average of -$155,965 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 6.01 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.82.Global Eagle Entertainment Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 0.50 and a Current Ratio set at 0.70.
Global Eagle Entertainment Inc. [ENT]: An earnings per share (EPS) analysis
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Global Eagle Entertainment Inc. posted -0.63/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at -0.39/share.When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company fail the estimates by a Surprise Factor of -61.50%. The progress of the company may be observed through the prism of EPS growth rate, while Wall Street analysts are focusing on predicting the 5-year EPS growth rate for ENT. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Global Eagle Entertainment Inc. go to 15.00%.
An analysis of insider ownership at Global Eagle Entertainment Inc. [ENT]
There are presently around $4 million, or 69.30% of ENT stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of ENT stocks are: NANTAHALA CAPITAL MANAGEMENT, LLC with ownership of 29,031,542, which is approximately 0.679% of the company’s market cap and around 2.80% of the total institutional ownership; SEARCHLIGHT CAPITAL PARTNERS, L.P., holding 6,941,707 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $514000.0 in ENT stocks shares; and FRONTIER CAPITAL MANAGEMENT CO LLC, currently with $348000.0 in ENT stock with ownership of nearly 19.222% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Global Eagle Entertainment Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of November and at the time of the November reporting period, where 13 institutional holders increased their position in Global Eagle Entertainment Inc. [NASDAQ:ENT] by around 1,412,682 shares. Additionally, 20 investors decreased positions by around 1,239,043 shares, while 13 investors held positions by with 51,708,175 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 54,359,900 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. ENT stock had 3 new institutional investments in for a total of 57,776 shares, while 9 institutional investors sold positions of 672,148 shares during the same period.