Avalara Inc. [NYSE: AVLR] traded at a high on 06/15/20, posting a 6.98 gain after which it closed the day’ session at $113.35. The results of the trading session contributed to over 1274032 shares changing hands. Over the past one week, the price volatility of Avalara Inc. stands at 5.10% while the volatility over the past one month is 6.12%.
The market cap for AVLR stock reached $8.36 billion, with 77.90 million shares outstanding and 74.81 million shares in the current float. Compared to the average trading volume of 1.03M shares, AVLR reached a trading volume of 1274032 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
What do top market gurus say about Avalara Inc. [AVLR]?
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for AVLR shares is $112.09 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on AVLR stock is a recommendation set at 1.50. 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.
Citigroup have made an estimate for Avalara Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Buy, with their previous recommendation back on February 20, 2020. The new note on the price target was released on October 29, 2019, representing the official price target for Avalara Inc. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise to $90, while Mizuho analysts kept a Buy rating on AVLR stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Avalara Inc. is set at 6.27, with the Price to Sales ratio for AVLR stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 20.45. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 18.55, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 6.11.
How has AVLR stock performed recently?
Avalara Inc. [AVLR] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 13.85. With this latest performance, AVLR shares gained by 16.11% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 58.42% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 67.93% 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 AVLR stock in for the last two-week period is set at 64.12, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 66.80, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 61.72 for Avalara Inc. [AVLR]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 93.04, while it was recorded at 104.42 for the last single week of trading, and 80.84 for the last 200 days.
Avalara Inc. [AVLR]: Deeper insight into the fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Avalara Inc. [AVLR] shares currently have an operating margin of -14.56 and a Gross Margin at +69.25. Avalara Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -13.13.
Return on Total Capital for AVLR is now -17.39, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -15.90. Return on Equity for this stock declined to -17.52, with Return on Assets sitting at -8.89. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Avalara Inc. [AVLR] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 14.46. Additionally, AVLR Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 12.63, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 8.31. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 12.57, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 10.98.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Avalara Inc. [AVLR] managed to generate an average of -$34,583 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 8.21 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.68.Avalara Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 2.10 and a Current Ratio set at 2.10.
Earnings analysis for Avalara Inc. [AVLR]
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Avalara Inc. posted -0.03/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at -0.11/share.When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company surpassed the estimates by a Surprise Factor of 72.70%. 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 AVLR.
Insider trade positions for Avalara Inc. [AVLR]
There are presently around $7,711 million, or 88.20% of AVLR stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of AVLR stocks are: JANUS HENDERSON GROUP PLC with ownership of 6,393,911, which is approximately 18.24% of the company’s market cap and around 2.10% of the total institutional ownership; VANGUARD GROUP INC, holding 5,843,189 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $619.09 million in AVLR stocks shares; and FRED ALGER MANAGEMENT, LLC, currently with $520.39 million in AVLR stock with ownership of nearly 63.573% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Avalara Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of May and at the time of the May reporting period, where 157 institutional holders increased their position in Avalara Inc. [NYSE:AVLR] by around 15,731,662 shares. Additionally, 151 investors decreased positions by around 15,954,855 shares, while 16 investors held positions by with 41,094,136 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 72,780,653 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. AVLR stock had 50 new institutional investments in for a total of 3,218,452 shares, while 64 institutional investors sold positions of 2,126,915 shares during the same period.