Overstock.com Inc. [NASDAQ: OSTK] price surged by 8.06 percent to reach at $5.56. The company report on September 10, 2020 that tZERO Approved to Launch Retail Broker-Dealer Subsidiary.
tZERO, a leader in financial innovation and liquidity for private companies, announced today that the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) has approved the membership application of tZERO Markets, a retail broker-dealer and wholly owned subsidiary of tZERO that is registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). This approval allows tZERO Markets to offer its customers retail brokerage services for digital securities and provide issuers with investment banking and placement agent services in connection with capital raising activities.
tZERO CEO Saum Noursalehi stated, “Today’s announcement is an important milestone and further advances our vision of creating the most robust and innovative marketplace for private assets. Through tZERO Markets, we will establish a direct relationship with our customers, while also offering a streamlined experience for onboarding and trading digital securities. We expect tZERO Markets to launch its services in a couple of months.”.
A sum of 19416568 shares traded at recent session while its average daily volume was at 6.11M shares. Overstock.com Inc. shares reached a high of $86.75 and dropped to a low of $73.3401 until finishing in the latest session at $74.50.
The average equity rating for OSTK stock is currently 2.00, trading closer to a bullish pattern in the stock market.
Guru’s Opinion on Overstock.com Inc. [OSTK]:
BofA Securities have made an estimate for Overstock.com Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Neutral, with their previous recommendation back on September 04, 2020. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, Piper Sandler raised their target price to Overweight. The new note on the price target was released on August 17, 2020, representing the official price target for Overstock.com Inc. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise from $33 to $66, while DA Davidson kept a Buy rating on OSTK stock. On August 09, 2019, analysts increased their price target for OSTK shares from 34 to 40.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Overstock.com Inc. is set at 11.83, with the Price to Sales ratio for OSTK stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 1.86. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 21.53, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 6.94. Price to Free Cash Flow for OSTK in the course of the last twelve months was 25.68 with Quick ratio for the last quarter at 1.10.
OSTK Stock Performance Analysis:
Overstock.com Inc. [OSTK] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -8.80. With this latest performance, OSTK shares dropped by -19.02% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 2084.75% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 227.33% 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 OSTK stock in for the last two-week period is set at 43.27, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 38.48, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 47.07 for Overstock.com Inc. [OSTK]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 75.32, while it was recorded at 69.48 for the last single week of trading, and 27.04 for the last 200 days.
Insight into Overstock.com Inc. Fundamentals:
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Overstock.com Inc. [OSTK] shares currently have an operating margin of -8.57 and a Gross Margin at +18.10. Overstock.com Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -8.23.
Return on Total Capital for OSTK is now -59.56, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -88.54. Return on Equity for this stock declined to -97.38, with Return on Assets sitting at -27.35. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Overstock.com Inc. [OSTK] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 24.47. Additionally, OSTK Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 19.66, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 6.74. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 18.73, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 15.05.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Overstock.com Inc. [OSTK] managed to generate an average of -$74,505 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 45.77 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 3.32.Overstock.com Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 1.10 and a Current Ratio set at 1.10.
OSTK Stock EPS
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Overstock.com Inc. posted -0.87/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at -0.62/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company fail the estimates by a Surprise Factor of -40.30%. 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 OSTK. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Overstock.com Inc. go to 5.00%.
Overstock.com Inc. [OSTK] Insider Position Details
There are presently around $1,848 million, or 59.30% of OSTK stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of OSTK stocks are: MORGAN STANLEY with ownership of 5,001,789, which is approximately 35.933% of the company’s market cap and around 0.90% of the total institutional ownership; BLACKROCK INC., holding 2,986,829 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $222.52 million in OSTK stocks shares; and VANGUARD GROUP INC, currently with $144.85 million in OSTK stock with ownership of nearly 18.287% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Overstock.com Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of July and at the time of the July reporting period, where 90 institutional holders increased their position in Overstock.com Inc. [NASDAQ:OSTK] by around 12,031,223 shares. Additionally, 47 investors decreased positions by around 3,571,325 shares, while 9 investors held positions by with 9,204,911 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 24,807,459 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. OSTK stock had 50 new institutional investments in for a total of 4,774,344 shares, while 19 institutional investors sold positions of 930,316 shares during the same period.