MobileIron Inc. [NASDAQ: MOBL] gained 6.21% or 0.35 points to close at $5.90 with a heavy trading volume of 2172944 shares. The company report on September 15, 2020 that MobileIron Research Reveals QR Codes Pose Significant Security Risks to Enterprises and End Users.
Majority of Respondents Scan QR Codes Despite Security Risks.
MobileIron, (NASDAQ: MOBL), the mobile-centric security platform for the Everywhere Enterprise, today announced the results of a new consumer sentiment study, which revealed QR codes are rising in popularity and use. Sixty-four percent of respondents stated that QR codes make life easier in a touchless world – despite a majority of people lacking security on their mobile devices, with 51% of respondents stating they do not have or do not know if they have security software installed on their mobile devices.
It opened the trading session at $5.63, the shares rose to $5.955 and dropped to $5.54, the range by which the price of stock traded the whole day. The daily chart for MOBL points out that the company has recorded 83.23% gains over the past six months. However, it is still -100.68% lower than its most recent low trading price.
If we look at the average trading volume of 1.06M shares, MOBL reached to a volume of 2172944 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 MobileIron Inc. [MOBL]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for MOBL shares is $7.31 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on MOBL stock is a recommendation set at 2.80. 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 MobileIron Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Market Perform, with their previous recommendation back on May 06, 2020. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, Craig Hallum raised their target price to Buy. The new note on the price target was released on July 24, 2019, representing the official price target for MobileIron Inc. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise from $4 to $5.75, while Imperial Capital kept a Outperform rating on MOBL stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for MobileIron Inc. is set at 0.26, with the Price to Sales ratio for MOBL stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 3.02. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 19.03.
Trading performance analysis for MOBL stock
MobileIron Inc. [MOBL] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 3.24. With this latest performance, MOBL shares dropped by -1.17% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 83.23% over the last 6 months – not to mention a drop of -19.95% 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 MOBL stock in for the last two-week period is set at 48.13, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 48.58, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 50.34 for MobileIron Inc. [MOBL]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 5.86, while it was recorded at 5.75 for the last single week of trading, and 4.84 for the last 200 days.
MobileIron Inc. [MOBL]: A deeper dive into fundamental analysis
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and MobileIron Inc. [MOBL] shares currently have an operating margin of -20.66 and a Gross Margin at +79.49. MobileIron Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -23.80.
Return on Total Capital for MOBL is now -80.12, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -97.49. Return on Equity for this stock declined to -108.41, with Return on Assets sitting at -23.11. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, MobileIron Inc. [MOBL] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 43.76. Additionally, MOBL Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 30.44, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 7.42. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 28.02, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 19.49.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, MobileIron Inc. [MOBL] managed to generate an average of -$56,145 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 3.43 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.97.MobileIron Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 1.30 and a Current Ratio set at 1.30.
MobileIron Inc. [MOBL]: An earnings per share (EPS) analysis
With the latest financial reports released by the company, MobileIron Inc. posted 0/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at 0.01/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company fail the estimates by a Surprise Factor of -100.00%. 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 MOBL.
An analysis of insider ownership at MobileIron Inc. [MOBL]
There are presently around $474 million, or 78.70% of MOBL stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of MOBL stocks are: LYNROCK LAKE LP with ownership of 12,951,495, which is approximately 2.249% of the company’s market cap and around 3.40% of the total institutional ownership; ALTAI CAPITAL MANAGEMENT, L.P., holding 7,950,075 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $46.91 million in MOBL stocks shares; and VANGUARD GROUP INC, currently with $46.67 million in MOBL stock with ownership of nearly 14.923% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in MobileIron Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of July and at the time of the July reporting period, where 74 institutional holders increased their position in MobileIron Inc. [NASDAQ:MOBL] by around 10,489,301 shares. Additionally, 47 investors decreased positions by around 8,423,937 shares, while 19 investors held positions by with 61,453,801 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 80,367,039 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. MOBL stock had 20 new institutional investments in for a total of 1,477,885 shares, while 15 institutional investors sold positions of 2,453,157 shares during the same period.