GTT Communications Inc. [NYSE: GTT] slipped around -0.81 points on Monday, while shares priced at $3.50 at the close of the session, down -18.79%. The company report on December 9, 2020 that GTT Announces Change to Leadership Team.
GTT Communications, Inc. (NYSE: GTT), a leading global cloud networking provider to multinational clients, announced that Chief Financial Officer Steven Berns has stepped down from his role as CFO. The company has appointed Donna Granato, previously Senior Vice President of Finance, as interim Chief Financial Officer.
Mr. Berns has agreed to remain available as a resource for the company through January 31, 2021.
GTT Communications Inc. stock is now -69.16% down from its year-to-date (YTD) trading value. GTT Stock saw the intraday high of $4.30 and lowest of $3.45 per share. The company’s 52-week high price is 15.77, which means current price is +3.55% above from all time high which was touched on 02/27/20.
Compared to the average trading volume of 448.94K shares, GTT reached a trading volume of 2939666 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
What do top market gurus say about GTT Communications Inc. [GTT]?
Raymond James have made an estimate for GTT Communications Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Underperform, with their previous recommendation back on August 11, 2020. The new note on the price target was released on May 26, 2020, representing the official price target for GTT Communications Inc. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another drop from $10 to $7, while SunTrust kept a Hold rating on GTT stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for GTT Communications Inc. is set at 0.37, with the Price to Sales ratio for GTT stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 0.11. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 1.02, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 1.91. Price to Free Cash Flow for GTT in the course of the last twelve months was 1.37 with Quick ratio for the last quarter at 0.60.
How has GTT stock performed recently?
GTT Communications Inc. [GTT] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -10.03. With this latest performance, GTT shares dropped by -8.85% in over the last four-week period, additionally sinking by -55.92% over the last 6 months – not to mention a drop of -65.38% 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 GTT stock in for the last two-week period is set at 37.49, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 32.77, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 39.96 for GTT Communications Inc. [GTT]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 4.30, while it was recorded at 3.99 for the last single week of trading, and 6.73 for the last 200 days.
GTT Communications Inc. [GTT]: Deeper insight into the fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and GTT Communications Inc. [GTT] shares currently have an operating margin of +9.22 and a Gross Margin at +31.09. GTT Communications Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -6.13.
Return on Total Capital for GTT is now 4.22, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -2.86. Return on Equity for this stock declined to -30.01, with Return on Assets sitting at -2.28. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, GTT Communications Inc. [GTT] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 1,240.98. Additionally, GTT Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 92.54, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 75.93. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 1,203.30, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 89.73.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, GTT Communications Inc. [GTT] managed to generate an average of -$34,161 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 9.88 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.37.GTT Communications Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 0.60 and a Current Ratio set at 0.60.
Earnings analysis for GTT Communications Inc. [GTT]
With the latest financial reports released by the company, GTT Communications Inc. posted -0.59/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at -0.04/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company fail the estimates by a Surprise Factor of -1,375.00%. 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 GTT. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for GTT Communications Inc. go to 25.00%.
Insider trade positions for GTT Communications Inc. [GTT]
There are presently around $141 million, or 74.70% of GTT stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of GTT stocks are: SPRUCE HOUSE INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT LLC with ownership of 15,875,000, which is approximately 0% of the company’s market cap and around 5.20% of the total institutional ownership; CONIFER MANAGEMENT, L.L.C., holding 5,209,971 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $18.23 million in GTT stocks shares; and NEUBERGER BERMAN GROUP LLC, currently with $15.29 million in GTT stock with ownership of nearly 14.648% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in GTT Communications Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of November and at the time of the November reporting period, where 33 institutional holders increased their position in GTT Communications Inc. [NYSE:GTT] by around 2,903,434 shares. Additionally, 49 investors decreased positions by around 2,736,045 shares, while 22 investors held positions by with 34,529,146 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 40,168,625 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. GTT stock had 9 new institutional investments in for a total of 309,517 shares, while 17 institutional investors sold positions of 919,735 shares during the same period.