Nikola Corporation [NASDAQ: NKLA] closed the trading session at $23.78 on 10/05/20. The day’s price range saw the stock hit a low of $22.77, while the highest price level was $25.50.
The stocks have a year to date performance of 130.43 percent and weekly performance of 23.21 percent. The stock has been moved at 116.18 percent over the last six months. The stock has performed -34.18 percent around the most recent 30 days and changed -40.89 percent over the most recent 3-months.
If compared to the average trading volume of 32.04M shares, NKLA reached to a volume of 37814941 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 Nikola Corporation [NKLA]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for NKLA shares is $37.00 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on NKLA stock is a recommendation set at 3.00. 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.
Wedbush have made an estimate for Nikola Corporation shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Underperform, with their previous recommendation back on September 24, 2020. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, Wedbush raised their target price to Neutral. The new note on the price target was released on August 26, 2020, representing the official price target for Nikola Corporation stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise to $54, while Deutsche Bank analysts kept a Hold rating on NKLA stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Nikola Corporation is set at 4.56, with the Price to Sales ratio for NKLA stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 20363.79. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 8.20, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 1.85.
NKLA stock trade performance evaluation
Nikola Corporation [NKLA] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 23.21. With this latest performance, NKLA shares dropped by -34.18% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 116.18% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 134.06% 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 NKLA stock in for the last two-week period is set at 41.96, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 42.72, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 41.57 for Nikola Corporation [NKLA]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 34.73, while it was recorded at 22.10 for the last single week of trading, and 26.64 for the last 200 days.
Nikola Corporation [NKLA]: An insightful look at the core fundamentals
Earnings per share (EPS) analysis for Nikola Corporation [NKLA] stock
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 NKLA. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Nikola Corporation go to 20.95%.
Nikola Corporation [NKLA]: Insider Ownership positions
There are presently around $1,180 million, or 13.40% of NKLA stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of NKLA stocks are: FMR LLC with ownership of 18,672,413, which is approximately New of the company’s market cap and around 1.20% of the total institutional ownership; VALUEACT HOLDINGS, L.P., holding 11,675,437 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $277.64 million in NKLA stocks shares; and P SCHOENFELD ASSET MANAGEMENT LP, currently with $72.19 million in NKLA stock with ownership of nearly New of the company’s market capitalization.
149 institutional holders increased their position in Nikola Corporation [NASDAQ:NKLA] by around 49,621,672 shares. Additionally, 0 investors decreased positions by around 0 shares, while 0 investors held positions by with 0 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 49,621,672 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. NKLA stock had 149 new institutional investments in for a total of 49,621,672 shares, while 0 institutional investors sold positions of 0 shares during the same period.