Globalstar Inc. [AMEX: GSAT] plunged by -$0.01 during the normal trading session on Monday and reaching a high of $0.34 during the day while it closed the day at $0.32. The company report on August 6, 2020 that Globalstar Announces Second Quarter 2020 Results.
Globalstar, Inc. (NYSE American: GSAT) today announced its operating and financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2020.
Dave Kagan, Chief Executive Officer of Globalstar, commented, “Globalstar recorded improved overall profitability for the second quarter, and I am pleased with our ability to continue to execute our business plan on so many fronts even in the face of the extreme adversity that COVID-19 presents. We continue to see the negative impacts of the pandemic and the oil and gas industry downturn on our revenue, particularly with lower customer demand of our Commercial IoT products. While we recognize that we are experiencing unprecedented times, our confidence in the future expansion of our Commercial IoT business remains and the execution of our product development efforts continues. Just this quarter, we introduced three new products, including the ST100, the latest satellite transmitter in our family of Commercial IoT solutions. Intended for rapid development in partnership with our resellers, the ST100 is a low-cost data modem suitable for any commercial market that needs remote data connectivity. Utility contractor Potelco will be a launch customer of the ST100 through our partnership with Recon Dynamics. Potelco operates from 12 offices spread around the Pacific Northwest with 1,100 employees utilizing over 3,500 pieces of equipment. We expect there to be many more companies with needs similar to Potelco.”.
Globalstar Inc. stock has also loss -10.58% of its value over the past 7 days. However, GSAT stock has declined by -4.15% in the 3 months of the year. Over the past six months meanwhile, it has lost -27.30% and lost -37.73% year-on date.
The market cap for GSAT stock reached $550.94 million, with 1.67 billion shares outstanding and 608.15 million shares in the current float. Compared to the average trading volume of 7.65M shares, GSAT reached a trading volume of 1937184 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 Globalstar Inc. [GSAT]:
Chardan Capital Markets have made an estimate for Globalstar Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Neutral, with their previous recommendation back on August 09, 2018. The new note on the price target was released on February 24, 2017, representing the official price target for Globalstar Inc. stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Globalstar Inc. is set at 0.02, with the Price to Sales ratio for GSAT stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 4.14. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 1.15, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 0.01. Price to Free Cash Flow for GSAT in the course of the last twelve months was 86.08 with Quick ratio for the last quarter at 0.50.
GSAT stock trade performance evaluation
Globalstar Inc. [GSAT] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -10.58. With this latest performance, GSAT shares dropped by -12.89% in over the last four-week period, additionally sinking by -27.30% over the last 6 months – not to mention a drop of -17.60% 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 GSAT stock in for the last two-week period is set at 40.92, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 31.26, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 43.80 for Globalstar Inc. [GSAT]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 0.3524, while it was recorded at 0.3376 for the last single week of trading, and 0.3803 for the last 200 days.
Globalstar Inc. [GSAT]: An insightful look at the core fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Globalstar Inc. [GSAT] shares currently have an operating margin of -47.77 and a Gross Margin at -11.00. Globalstar Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +11.63.
Return on Total Capital for GSAT is now -7.36, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is 1.90. Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 4.00, with Return on Assets sitting at 1.52. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Globalstar Inc. [GSAT] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 117.99. Additionally, GSAT Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 54.13, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 49.78. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 117.58, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 53.94.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Globalstar Inc. [GSAT] managed to generate an average of $45,607 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 6.41 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.13.Globalstar Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 0.50 and a Current Ratio set at 0.60.
Earnings per share (EPS) analysis for Globalstar Inc. [GSAT] stock
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Globalstar Inc. 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 GSAT. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Globalstar Inc. go to 15.00%.
Globalstar Inc. [GSAT]: Insider Ownership positions
There are presently around $110 million, or 20.40% of GSAT stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of GSAT stocks are: MUDRICK CAPITAL MANAGEMENT, L.P. with ownership of 103,269,187, which is approximately -5.32% of the company’s market cap and around 0.60% of the total institutional ownership; VANGUARD GROUP INC, holding 50,577,648 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $16.34 million in GSAT stocks shares; and WARLANDER ASSET MANAGEMENT, LP, currently with $13.87 million in GSAT stock with ownership of nearly -0.079% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Globalstar Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of August and at the time of the August reporting period, where 34 institutional holders increased their position in Globalstar Inc. [AMEX:GSAT] by around 7,662,418 shares. Additionally, 37 investors decreased positions by around 28,093,223 shares, while 42 investors held positions by with 304,161,755 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 339,917,396 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. GSAT stock had 9 new institutional investments in for a total of 1,005,411 shares, while 18 institutional investors sold positions of 12,251,879 shares during the same period.