Zendesk Inc. [NYSE: ZEN] closed the trading session at $134.52 on 11/25/20. The day’s price range saw the stock hit a low of $129.37, while the highest price level was $135.30. The company report on November 21, 2020 that Zendesk To Present At Upcoming Investor Conferences.
Zendesk, Inc. (NYSE:ZEN) announced its participation in two upcoming investor conferences.
Shawna Wolverton, Executive Vice President, Product, and Marc Cabi, Senior Vice President of Investor Relations and Strategic Finance & Analytics, will virtually present at the 2020 Wells Fargo TMT Summit on Tuesday, December 1, 2020. Zendesk’s presentation is scheduled for 6:00 p.m., Eastern Time.
The stocks have a year to date performance of 75.54 percent and weekly performance of 7.14 percent. The stock has been moved at 56.87 percent over the last six months. The stock has performed 24.44 percent around the most recent 30 days and changed 44.61 percent over the most recent 3-months.
If compared to the average trading volume of 1.43M shares, ZEN reached to a volume of 1707680 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 Zendesk Inc. [ZEN]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for ZEN shares is $131.77 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on ZEN stock is a recommendation set at 1.80. 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.
Stifel have made an estimate for Zendesk Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Buy, with their previous recommendation back on October 30, 2020. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, Piper Sandler dropped their target price from $87 to $123. The new note on the price target was released on September 01, 2020, representing the official price target for Zendesk Inc. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise to $100, while Citigroup analysts kept a Neutral rating on ZEN stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Zendesk Inc. is set at 4.28, with the Price to Sales ratio for ZEN stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 16.16. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 36.26, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 8.04.
ZEN stock trade performance evaluation
Zendesk Inc. [ZEN] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 7.14. With this latest performance, ZEN shares gained by 24.44% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 56.87% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 69.78% 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 ZEN stock in for the last two-week period is set at 77.52, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 81.28, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 73.29 for Zendesk Inc. [ZEN]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 112.39, while it was recorded at 128.90 for the last single week of trading, and 89.23 for the last 200 days.
Zendesk Inc. [ZEN]: An insightful look at the core fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Zendesk Inc. [ZEN] shares currently have an operating margin of -19.17 and a Gross Margin at +71.40. Zendesk Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -20.84.
Return on Total Capital for ZEN is now -16.24, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -17.87. Return on Equity for this stock declined to -38.78, with Return on Assets sitting at -12.33. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Zendesk Inc. [ZEN] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 128.55. Additionally, ZEN Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 56.25, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 38.87. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 123.79, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 54.16.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Zendesk Inc. [ZEN] managed to generate an average of -$47,522 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 7.64 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.59.Zendesk Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 1.90 and a Current Ratio set at 1.90.
Earnings per share (EPS) analysis for Zendesk Inc. [ZEN] stock
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Zendesk 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 ZEN.
Zendesk Inc. [ZEN]: Insider Ownership positions
There are presently around $15,295 million, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of ZEN stocks are: VANGUARD GROUP INC with ownership of 10,279,948, which is approximately -1.877% of the company’s market cap and around 1.10% of the total institutional ownership; PRICE T ROWE ASSOCIATES INC /MD/, holding 8,946,172 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $1.2 billion in ZEN stocks shares; and JANUS HENDERSON GROUP PLC, currently with $976.32 million in ZEN stock with ownership of nearly 0.293% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Zendesk Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of October and at the time of the October reporting period, where 236 institutional holders increased their position in Zendesk Inc. [NYSE:ZEN] by around 13,397,477 shares. Additionally, 171 investors decreased positions by around 13,077,326 shares, while 42 investors held positions by with 87,228,445 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 113,703,248 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. ZEN stock had 89 new institutional investments in for a total of 5,076,746 shares, while 63 institutional investors sold positions of 5,458,279 shares during the same period.