Superconductor Technologies Inc. [NASDAQ: SCON] surged by $0.13 during the normal trading session on Tuesday and reaching a high of $0.5499 during the day while it closed the day at $0.52. Superconductor Technologies Inc. stock has also gained 65.08% of its value over the past 7 days. However, SCON stock has inclined by 153.66% in the 3 months of the year. Over the past six months meanwhile, it has gained 225.20% and gained 184.31% year-on date.
The market cap for SCON stock reached $11.36 million, with 19.27 million shares outstanding and 21.84 million shares in the current float. Compared to the average trading volume of 3.81M shares, SCON reached a trading volume of 16126170 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
Here’s what leading stock market gurus have to say about Superconductor Technologies Inc. [SCON]:
Rodman & Renshaw have made an estimate for Superconductor Technologies Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Buy, with their previous recommendation back on April 06, 2017. The new note on the price target was released on March 30, 2016, representing the official price target for Superconductor Technologies Inc. stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Superconductor Technologies Inc. is set at 0.06, with the Price to Sales ratio for SCON stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 16.22. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 5.20, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 0.08.
SCON stock trade performance evaluation
Superconductor Technologies Inc. [SCON] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 65.08. With this latest performance, SCON shares gained by 57.58% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 225.20% over the last 6 months – not to mention a drop of -26.78% 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 SCON stock in for the last two-week period is set at 76.53, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 82.26, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 71.81 for Superconductor Technologies Inc. [SCON]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 0.2793, while it was recorded at 0.3783 for the last single week of trading, and 0.2916 for the last 200 days.
Superconductor Technologies Inc. [SCON]: An insightful look at the core fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Superconductor Technologies Inc. [SCON] shares currently have an operating margin of -1704.22 and a Gross Margin at -553.58. Superconductor Technologies Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -1693.39.
Return on Total Capital for SCON is now -221.14, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -223.68. Return on Equity for this stock declined to -223.79, with Return on Assets sitting at -182.82. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Superconductor Technologies Inc. [SCON] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 10.11. Additionally, SCON Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 9.18, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 6.12. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 0.27, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 0.24.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Superconductor Technologies Inc. [SCON] managed to generate an average of -$354,962 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 3.17 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.11.Superconductor Technologies Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 3.50 and a Current Ratio set at 3.60.
Earnings per share (EPS) analysis for Superconductor Technologies Inc. [SCON] stock
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Superconductor Technologies Inc. posted -0.7/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at -1.57/share.When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company surpassed the estimates by a Surprise Factor of 55.40%. 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 SCON.
Superconductor Technologies Inc. [SCON]: Insider Ownership positions
There are presently around $0 million, or 6.30% of SCON stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of SCON stocks are: SUSQUEHANNA INTERNATIONAL GROUP, LLP with ownership of 111,056, which is approximately New of the company’s market cap and around 0.02% of the total institutional ownership; VANGUARD GROUP INC, holding 91,313 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $36000.0 in SCON stocks shares; and VIRTU FINANCIAL LLC, currently with $25000.0 in SCON stock with ownership of nearly New of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Superconductor Technologies Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of May and at the time of the May reporting period, where 8 institutional holders increased their position in Superconductor Technologies Inc. [NASDAQ:SCON] by around 318,351 shares. Additionally, 4 investors decreased positions by around 78,205 shares, while 3 investors held positions by with 26,354 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 370,202 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. SCON stock had 7 new institutional investments in for a total of 237,123 shares, while 2 institutional investors sold positions of 23,315 shares during the same period.