KE Holdings Inc. [NYSE: BEKE] traded at a low on 11/25/20, posting a -5.59 loss after which it closed the day’ session at $60.50. The company report on November 19, 2020 that KE Holdings Inc. Announces Pricing of Follow-on Public Offering of American Depositary Shares.
KE Holdings Inc. (“Beike” or the “Company”) (NYSE: BEKE), a leading integrated online and offline platform for housing transactions and services, announced the pricing of its underwritten follow-on offering of 35,400,000 American Depositary Shares (“ADSs”), each representing three Class A ordinary shares of the Company, at a public offering price of US$58.00 per ADS. The underwriters will have a 30-day option to purchase up to an aggregate of 5,310,000 additional ADSs from the Company. The offering is expected to close on November 23, 2020, subject to customary closing conditions.
The Company expects to use the net proceeds from the proposed offering for broadening its service offerings, expansion into new growth areas and investment in its infrastructure, for potential strategic opportunities that may strengthen its market leadership and facilitate the development of its main businesses, as well as for working capital and general corporate purposes.
The results of the trading session contributed to over 3516424 shares changing hands. Over the past one week, the price volatility of KE Holdings Inc. stands at 5.55% while the volatility over the past one month is 7.04%.
The market cap for BEKE stock reached $67.52 billion, with 1.14 billion shares outstanding and 294.96 million shares in the current float. Compared to the average trading volume of 2.89M shares, BEKE reached a trading volume of 3516424 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
What do top market gurus say about KE Holdings Inc. [BEKE]?
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for BEKE shares is $60.56 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on BEKE 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.
BofA Securities have made an estimate for KE Holdings Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Neutral, with their previous recommendation back on September 21, 2020. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, China Renaissance raised their target price to Hold. The new note on the price target was released on September 09, 2020, representing the official price target for KE Holdings Inc. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise to $48, while Goldman analysts kept a Neutral rating on BEKE stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for KE Holdings Inc. is set at 4.81, with the Price to Sales ratio for BEKE stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 8.09. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 8.91, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 6.97.
How has BEKE stock performed recently?
KE Holdings Inc. [BEKE] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -1.10.
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 BEKE stock in for the last two-week period is set at 41.28, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 38.39, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 45.94 for KE Holdings Inc. [BEKE]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 65.65, while it was recorded at 61.54 for the last single week of trading.
KE Holdings Inc. [BEKE]: Deeper insight into the fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and KE Holdings Inc. [BEKE] shares currently have an operating margin of -3.88 and a Gross Margin at +24.49. KE Holdings Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -4.75.
Return on Total Capital for BEKE is now -5.48, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -7.69. Return on Equity for this stock declined to -9.46, with Return on Assets sitting at -4.13. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, KE Holdings Inc. [BEKE] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 41.48. Additionally, BEKE Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 29.32, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 19.40.
Receivables Turnover for the company is 3.67 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.87.KE Holdings Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 2.40 and a Current Ratio set at 2.40.
Earnings analysis for KE Holdings Inc. [BEKE]
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 BEKE. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for KE Holdings Inc. go to 4.51%.
Insider trade positions for KE Holdings Inc. [BEKE]
There are presently around $6,890 million, or 14.10% of BEKE stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of BEKE stocks are: BAILLIE GIFFORD & CO with ownership of 14,729,730, which is approximately New of the company’s market cap and around 0.94% of the total institutional ownership; SC US (TTGP), LTD., holding 10,964,911 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $663.38 million in BEKE stocks shares; and FMR LLC, currently with $620.07 million in BEKE stock with ownership of nearly New of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in KE Holdings Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of November and at the time of the November reporting period, where 135 institutional holders increased their position in KE Holdings Inc. [NYSE:BEKE] by around 113,892,160 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 113,892,160 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. BEKE stock had 135 new institutional investments in for a total of 113,892,160 shares, while 0 institutional investors sold positions of 0 shares during the same period.