Limelight Networks Inc. [NASDAQ: LLNW] loss -1.66% on the last trading session, reaching $4.15 price per share at the time. The company report on January 8, 2021 that Limelight Networks to Report Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2020 Financial Results and 2021 Financial Guidance on February 11, 2021.
Limelight Networks, Inc. (Nasdaq:LLNW) will report financial results for the fourth quarter and full year of 2020 on Thursday, February 11, 2021 at 4:00 p.m. EST (1:00 p.m. PST). Limelight will also provide 2021 guidance at this time.
Management will host a conference call for investors at 4:30 p.m. EST (1:30 p.m. PST). Investors can access this call toll-free at (877) 296-5190 within the United States or +1 (412) 317-5233 outside of the United States.
Limelight Networks Inc. represents 122.36 million in outstanding shares, while the company has a total market value of $502.11 million with the latest information. LLNW stock price has been found in the range of $4.025 to $4.2381.
If compared to the average trading volume of 5.09M shares, LLNW reached a trading volume of 10624466 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
Here is what top equities market gurus are saying about Limelight Networks Inc. [LLNW]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for LLNW shares is $6.97 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on LLNW stock is a recommendation set at 2.30. 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.
Goldman have made an estimate for Limelight Networks Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Neutral, with their previous recommendation back on November 30, 2020. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, B. Riley Securities dropped their target price from $9 to $7. The new note on the price target was released on October 23, 2020, representing the official price target for Limelight Networks Inc. stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Limelight Networks Inc. is set at 0.18, with the Price to Sales ratio for LLNW stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 2.14. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 2.86, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 1.03.
Trading performance analysis for LLNW stock
Limelight Networks Inc. [LLNW] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -3.04. With this latest performance, LLNW shares gained by 3.23% in over the last four-week period, additionally sinking by -39.42% over the last 6 months – not to mention a drop of -14.78% 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 LLNW stock in for the last two-week period is set at 47.86, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 47.28, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 47.09 for Limelight Networks Inc. [LLNW]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 4.15, while it was recorded at 4.22 for the last single week of trading, and 5.40 for the last 200 days.
Limelight Networks Inc. [LLNW]: A deeper dive into fundamental analysis
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Limelight Networks Inc. [LLNW] shares currently have an operating margin of -7.84 and a Gross Margin at +40.21. Limelight Networks Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -8.00.
Return on Total Capital for LLNW is now -9.06, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -9.30. Return on Equity for this stock declined to -9.67, with Return on Assets sitting at -7.86. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Limelight Networks Inc. [LLNW] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 9.33. Additionally, LLNW Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 8.54, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 7.42. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 8.10, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 7.41.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Limelight Networks Inc. [LLNW] managed to generate an average of -$26,302 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 5.59 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.98.Limelight Networks Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 5.30 and a Current Ratio set at 5.30.
Limelight Networks Inc. [LLNW]: An earnings per share (EPS) analysis
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Limelight Networks Inc. posted 0.05/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 surpassed the estimates by a Surprise Factor of 25.00%. 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 LLNW. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Limelight Networks Inc. go to 15.00%.
An analysis of insider ownership at Limelight Networks Inc. [LLNW]
There are presently around $400 million, or 80.50% of LLNW stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of LLNW stocks are: BLACKROCK INC. with ownership of 8,653,064, which is approximately -1.412% of the company’s market cap and around 5.10% of the total institutional ownership; LORD, ABBETT & CO. LLC, holding 6,487,470 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $26.92 million in LLNW stocks shares; and VANGUARD GROUP INC, currently with $25.67 million in LLNW stock with ownership of nearly -0.899% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Limelight Networks Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of February and at the time of the February reporting period, where 109 institutional holders increased their position in Limelight Networks Inc. [NASDAQ:LLNW] by around 17,282,288 shares. Additionally, 96 investors decreased positions by around 17,464,636 shares, while 23 investors held positions by with 61,707,124 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 96,454,048 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. LLNW stock had 49 new institutional investments in for a total of 3,343,187 shares, while 36 institutional investors sold positions of 9,314,444 shares during the same period.