Fitbit Inc. [NYSE: FIT] stock went on an upward path that rose over 0.58% on Wednesday, amounting to a one-week price increase of more than 1.01%. The company report on September 14, 2020 that Fitbit Receives Regulatory Clearance in Both the United States and Europe for ECG App to Identify Atrial Fibrillation (AFib).
With FDA 510(k) clearance and CE mark, the Fitbit ECG App may help prevent serious complications like stroke by allowing users to spot check for signs of AFib from their wrist .
Fitbit (NYSE:FIT) has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), as well as Conformité Européenne (CE) marking in the European Union, for its electrocardiogram (ECG) app to assess heart rhythm for atrial fibrillation (AFib), a condition that affects more than 33.5 million people globally.1 The Fitbit ECG App, unveiled in Fitbit’s recent fall product launch, will be available in October 2020 to users on Fitbit Sense™ in the following countries: the United States, United Kingdom, Germany, Austria, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Sweden, Switzerland, Czech Republic, Poland, Belgium, Portugal, Romania, Ireland, Italy, Spain, France, Hong Kong and India.2,3.
Over the last 12 months, FIT stock rose by 102.32%. The average equity rating for FIT stock is currently 3.00, trading closer to a bullish pattern in the stock market.
The market cap for the stock reached $1.89 billion, with 267.87 million shares outstanding and 240.74 million shares in the current float. Compared to the average trading volume of 5.34M shares, FIT stock reached a trading volume of 3690954 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
Guru’s Opinion on Fitbit Inc. [FIT]:
DA Davidson have made an estimate for Fitbit Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Buy, with their previous recommendation back on February 28, 2019. The new note on the price target was released on February 22, 2019, representing the official price target for Fitbit Inc. stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Fitbit Inc. is set at 0.10, with the Price to Sales ratio for FIT stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 1.45. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 4.34, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 1.66.
FIT Stock Performance Analysis:
Fitbit Inc. [FIT] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 1.01. With this latest performance, FIT shares gained by 9.40% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 3.10% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 102.32% 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 FIT stock in for the last two-week period is set at 71.37, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 72.97, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 66.41 for Fitbit Inc. [FIT]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 6.52, while it was recorded at 6.92 for the last single week of trading, and 6.52 for the last 200 days.
Insight into Fitbit Inc. Fundamentals:
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Fitbit Inc. [FIT] shares currently have an operating margin of -18.84 and a Gross Margin at +30.16. Fitbit Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -22.35.
Return on Total Capital for FIT is now -41.07, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -49.68. Return on Equity for this stock declined to -52.44, with Return on Assets sitting at -22.24. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Fitbit Inc. [FIT] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 19.04. Additionally, FIT Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 16.00, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 6.78. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 13.94, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 11.71.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Fitbit Inc. [FIT] managed to generate an average of -$190,446 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 3.35 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 1.00.Fitbit Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 1.50 and a Current Ratio set at 1.60.
FIT Stock EPS
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Fitbit Inc. posted -0.1/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at -0.1/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 FIT. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Fitbit Inc. go to 22.50%.
Fitbit Inc. [FIT] Insider Position Details
There are presently around $1,555 million, or 94.75% of FIT stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of FIT stocks are: VANGUARD GROUP INC with ownership of 23,255,410, which is approximately 2.996% of the company’s market cap and around 0.50% of the total institutional ownership; BLACKROCK INC., holding 18,545,791 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $128.71 million in FIT stocks shares; and GOLDMAN SACHS GROUP INC, currently with $128.05 million in FIT stock with ownership of nearly -3.954% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Fitbit Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of August and at the time of the August reporting period, where 99 institutional holders increased their position in Fitbit Inc. [NYSE:FIT] by around 38,337,350 shares. Additionally, 97 investors decreased positions by around 21,937,700 shares, while 52 investors held positions by with 163,782,159 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 224,057,209 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. FIT stock had 35 new institutional investments in for a total of 5,885,869 shares, while 38 institutional investors sold positions of 3,373,247 shares during the same period.