Nutanix Inc. [NASDAQ: NTNX] closed the trading session at $21.72 on 08/13/20. The day’s price range saw the stock hit a low of $21.70, while the highest price level was $22.39. The company report on August 11, 2020 that Nutanix Hybrid Cloud Infrastructure Now Available on Amazon Web Services.
Nutanix Clusters enables seamless application migration and unified operations across clouds to help businesses accelerate their cloud journey with AWS.
Nutanix (NASDAQ: NTNX), a leader in enterprise cloud computing, today announced general availability of Nutanix Clusters on AWS, extending the flexibility and ease of use of the company’s hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI) software, along with all Nutanix products and services, to bare metal Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) instances on Amazon Web Services (AWS). With this announcement, Nutanix delivers hybrid cloud infrastructure — one that allows businesses to accelerate their digital initiatives and optimize spending, priorities further amplified in the age of COVID. Nutanix offers a single stack that integrates compute and storage, provides unified operations across private and public clouds, integrated networking with AWS, and license portability from private to public clouds, thus addressing key technical and operational challenges of the hybrid cloud era.
The stocks have a year to date performance of -30.52 percent and weekly performance of -6.78 percent. The stock has been moved at -39.19 percent over the last six months. The stock has performed 4.57 percent around the most recent 30 days and changed 10.62 percent over the most recent 3-months.
If compared to the average trading volume of 3.18M shares, NTNX reached to a volume of 1792119 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 Nutanix Inc. [NTNX]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for NTNX shares is $28.71 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on NTNX stock is a recommendation set at 2.50. 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.
Northland Capital have made an estimate for Nutanix Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Outperform, with their previous recommendation back on August 10, 2020. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, Wells Fargo raised their target price from $22 to $27. The new note on the price target was released on May 28, 2020, representing the official price target for Nutanix Inc. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise from $23 to $27, while RBC Capital Mkts kept a Outperform rating on NTNX stock. On May 28, 2020, analysts increased their price target for NTNX shares from 23 to 25.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Nutanix Inc. is set at 1.04, with the Price to Sales ratio for NTNX stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 3.55.
NTNX stock trade performance evaluation
Nutanix Inc. [NTNX] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -6.78. With this latest performance, NTNX shares gained by 4.57% in over the last four-week period, additionally sinking by -39.19% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 19.34% 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 NTNX stock in for the last two-week period is set at 43.57, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 40.13, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 46.45 for Nutanix Inc. [NTNX]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 22.73, while it was recorded at 22.27 for the last single week of trading, and 25.55 for the last 200 days.
Nutanix Inc. [NTNX]: An insightful look at the core fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Nutanix Inc. [NTNX] shares currently have an operating margin of -48.41 and a Gross Margin at +75.19. Nutanix Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -50.25.
Return on Total Capital for NTNX is now -85.36, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -88.60. Return on Equity for this stock declined to -241.86, with Return on Assets sitting at -36.69. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Nutanix Inc. [NTNX] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 245.55. Additionally, NTNX Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 71.06, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 25.69. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 245.55, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 71.06.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Nutanix Inc. [NTNX] managed to generate an average of -$116,326 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 4.86 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.73.Nutanix Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 1.50 and a Current Ratio set at 1.50.
Earnings per share (EPS) analysis for Nutanix Inc. [NTNX] stock
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Nutanix Inc. posted -0.57/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at -0.64/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company surpassed the estimates by a Surprise Factor of 10.90%. 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 NTNX.
Nutanix Inc. [NTNX]: Insider Ownership positions
There are presently around $3,006 million, or 76.20% of NTNX stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of NTNX stocks are: FMR LLC with ownership of 27,653,429, which is approximately 2.805% of the company’s market cap and around 0.20% of the total institutional ownership; VANGUARD GROUP INC, holding 15,901,654 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $345.38 million in NTNX stocks shares; and GENERATION INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT LLP, currently with $304.5 million in NTNX stock with ownership of nearly -3.504% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Nutanix Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of May and at the time of the May reporting period, where 140 institutional holders increased their position in Nutanix Inc. [NASDAQ:NTNX] by around 16,832,786 shares. Additionally, 128 investors decreased positions by around 17,817,015 shares, while 42 investors held positions by with 103,750,687 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 138,400,488 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. NTNX stock had 48 new institutional investments in for a total of 4,753,592 shares, while 51 institutional investors sold positions of 3,927,138 shares during the same period.