Eros International Plc [NYSE: EROS] loss -1.58% on the last trading session, reaching $3.11 price per share at the time. The company report on August 18, 2020 that Eros STX Global Corporation CEO Robert Simonds Comments on Recent Merger, Ongoing Strategic Plan.
Eros STX Global Corporation (NYSE:EROS) Co-Chairman and CEO, Robert Simonds, commented on the recently completed merger between Eros and STX. Mr. Simonds stated, “Now that we have begun the integration process, we wanted to take a moment to reach out to all of you as a group to express our tremendous excitement about what this transaction means for us and the incredible opportunities in front of us.
From the moment we first began discussing this combination, it was clear to both companies that this transaction could represent far more than a sum of the parts. Each of the companies and respective teams brought compelling insights and experiences to the table, but frankly neither company, on its own, could really move the needle in the global media and entertainment landscape. We believe we are now positioned to create a truly global digital entertainment enterprise. Due to its rapid growth and increasing broadband and internet availability in the market, India has become one of the most important entertainment battlegrounds in the world. You need look no further than Jio’s recent nearly $20 billion capital raise, backed by some of the largest US-based technology and venture capital investors, and largely centered on the rollout of 5G throughout the country. Media and entertainment looks to play a critical role in that massive regional growth.
Eros International Plc represents 155.58 million in outstanding shares, while the company has a total market value of $549.57 million with the latest information. EROS stock price has been found in the range of $3.0871 to $3.33.
If compared to the average trading volume of 3.93M shares, EROS reached a trading volume of 3538202 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
Here is what top equities market gurus are saying about Eros International Plc [EROS]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for EROS shares is $4.50 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on EROS stock is a recommendation set at 2.00. 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 Eros International Plc shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Buy, with their previous recommendation back on August 14, 2018. The new note on the price target was released on December 09, 2016, representing the official price target for Eros International Plc stock. On November 18, 2015, analysts decreased their price target for EROS shares from 40 to 21.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Eros International Plc is set at 0.23, with the Price to Sales ratio for EROS stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 3.53. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 1.65, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 0.04.
Trading performance analysis for EROS stock
Eros International Plc [EROS] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 14.76. With this latest performance, EROS shares gained by 9.51% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 45.33% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 84.02% 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 EROS stock in for the last two-week period is set at 57.66, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 64.65, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 53.62 for Eros International Plc [EROS]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 3.07, while it was recorded at 2.95 for the last single week of trading, and 2.84 for the last 200 days.
Eros International Plc [EROS]: A deeper dive into fundamental analysis
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Eros International Plc [EROS] shares currently have an operating margin of +24.02 and a Gross Margin at +46.85. Eros International Plc’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -269.53.
Return on Equity for this stock declined to -108.75, with Return on Assets sitting at -49.39.
Eros International Plc’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 0.50 and a Current Ratio set at 0.50.
Eros International Plc [EROS]: An earnings per share (EPS) analysis
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Eros International Plc posted 0.04/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at 0.12/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company fail the estimates by a Surprise Factor of -66.70%. 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 EROS.
An analysis of insider ownership at Eros International Plc [EROS]
There are presently around $119 million, or 22.50% of EROS stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of EROS stocks are: PARADICE INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT LLC with ownership of 5,892,307, which is approximately -0.147% of the company’s market cap and around 7.89% of the total institutional ownership; JEEREDDI INVESTMENTS, LP, holding 5,646,352 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $17.56 million in EROS stocks shares; and BLACKROCK INC., currently with $11.14 million in EROS stock with ownership of nearly -4.79% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Eros International Plc stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of July and at the time of the July reporting period, where 53 institutional holders increased their position in Eros International Plc [NYSE:EROS] by around 6,672,927 shares. Additionally, 33 investors decreased positions by around 6,343,468 shares, while 12 investors held positions by with 25,156,653 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 38,173,048 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. EROS stock had 21 new institutional investments in for a total of 2,934,376 shares, while 9 institutional investors sold positions of 4,174,985 shares during the same period.