Raymond James slashes price target on Clean Energy Fuels Corp. [CLNE] – find out why.

Clean Energy Fuels Corp. [NASDAQ: CLNE] traded at a high on 08/17/20, posting a 6.30 gain after which it closed the day’ session at $2.87. The company report on August 6, 2020 that Clean Energy Reports 89.5 Million Gallons Delivered and Revenue of $59.9 Million for Second Quarter of 2020.

Clean Energy Fuels Corp. (NASDAQ: CLNE) (“Clean Energy” or the “Company”) today announced its operating results for the second quarter of 2020.

Andrew J. Littlefair, Clean Energy’s President and Chief Executive Officer, stated, “Our second quarter results were better than expected given the COVID-19 circumstances. I am very proud of our workforce for their dedication to performing their jobs safely and with the same quality as always. We also ended the quarter with $96 million in cash and investments and $37 million of debt. And more recently we signed another important agreement with another world class energy major, Chevron, that will expand the use of clean carbon-negative RNG for trucks in the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach. This partnership reflects further and continued recognition of the powerful clean air solution RNG represents, which is available today to fuel near-zero natural gas trucks.”.

The results of the trading session contributed to over 1857907 shares changing hands. Over the past one week, the price volatility of Clean Energy Fuels Corp. stands at 5.15% while the volatility over the past one month is 5.96%.

The market cap for CLNE stock reached $570.27 million, with 200.67 million shares outstanding and 130.48 million shares in the current float. Compared to the average trading volume of 2.91M shares, CLNE reached a trading volume of 1857907 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.

What do top market gurus say about Clean Energy Fuels Corp. [CLNE]?

Raymond James have made an estimate for Clean Energy Fuels Corp. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Mkt Perform, with their previous recommendation back on February 03, 2020. The new note on the price target was released on July 05, 2018, representing the official price target for Clean Energy Fuels Corp. stock. On October 24, 2014, analysts decreased their price target for CLNE shares from 10 to 6.

The Average True Range (ATR) for Clean Energy Fuels Corp. is set at 0.19, with the Price to Sales ratio for CLNE stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 1.68. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 1.11, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 0.48. Price to Free Cash Flow for CLNE in the course of the last twelve months was 20.66 with Quick ratio for the last quarter at 2.20.

How has CLNE stock performed recently?

Clean Energy Fuels Corp. [CLNE] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -1.03. With this latest performance, CLNE shares gained by 15.73% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 2.87% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 42.79% 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 CLNE stock in for the last two-week period is set at 61.17, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 63.43, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 59.81 for Clean Energy Fuels Corp. [CLNE]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 2.44, while it was recorded at 2.77 for the last single week of trading, and 2.20 for the last 200 days.

Clean Energy Fuels Corp. [CLNE]: Deeper insight into the fundamentals

Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Clean Energy Fuels Corp. [CLNE] shares currently have an operating margin of +4.41 and a Gross Margin at +25.36. Clean Energy Fuels Corp.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +5.82.

Return on Total Capital for CLNE is now 2.43, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is 3.46. Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 3.92, with Return on Assets sitting at 2.77. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Clean Energy Fuels Corp. [CLNE] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 22.83. Additionally, CLNE Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 18.59, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 15.67. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 11.58, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 9.43.

Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Clean Energy Fuels Corp. [CLNE] managed to generate an average of $49,566 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 3.02 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.48.Clean Energy Fuels Corp.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 2.20 and a Current Ratio set at 2.60.

Earnings analysis for Clean Energy Fuels Corp. [CLNE]

With the latest financial reports released by the company, Clean Energy Fuels Corp. posted -0.02/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at -0.02/share. 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 CLNE. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Clean Energy Fuels Corp. go to 15.00%.

Insider trade positions for Clean Energy Fuels Corp. [CLNE]

There are presently around $167 million, or 29.90% of CLNE stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of CLNE stocks are: DIMENSIONAL FUND ADVISORS LP with ownership of 11,033,240, which is approximately -0.5% of the company’s market cap and around 1.80% of the total institutional ownership; BLACKROCK INC., holding 9,626,934 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $27.63 million in CLNE stocks shares; and RENAISSANCE TECHNOLOGIES LLC, currently with $22.68 million in CLNE stock with ownership of nearly -12.616% of the company’s market capitalization.

Positions in Clean Energy Fuels Corp. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of August and at the time of the August reporting period, where 64 institutional holders increased their position in Clean Energy Fuels Corp. [NASDAQ:CLNE] by around 4,765,553 shares. Additionally, 55 investors decreased positions by around 3,596,130 shares, while 35 investors held positions by with 49,993,862 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 58,355,545 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. CLNE stock had 27 new institutional investments in for a total of 2,282,302 shares, while 18 institutional investors sold positions of 674,843 shares during the same period.

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