HEXO Corp. [NYSE: HEXO] loss -0.71% or -0.05 points to close at $6.99 with a heavy trading volume of 9300559 shares. The company report on January 14, 2021 that HEXO Corp Announces appointment of Rose Marie Gage to its Board of Directors.
HEXO Corp. (“HEXO”, or the “Company”) (TSX: HEXO; NYSE: HEXO) is pleased to announce the appointment of Rose Marie Gage to its Board of Directors. Following the appointment of Ms. Gage, the Board will comprise of seven directors.
“We are pleased to welcome Rose Marie Gage to the HEXO Board,” said Dr. Michael Munzar, Chair of the Board of Directors of HEXO. “Rose’s extensive experience with large multi-national companies, strategic execution and operational effectiveness will be invaluable as we continue to aggressively push to become EPS positive, increase market share across Canada and expand operations in the United States.”.
It opened the trading session at $7.02, the shares rose to $7.11 and dropped to $6.5947, the range by which the price of stock traded the whole day. The daily chart for HEXO points out that the company has recorded 138.60% gains over the past six months. However, it is still -406.52% lower than its most recent low trading price.
If we look at the average trading volume of 6.83M shares, HEXO reached to a volume of 9300559 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 HEXO Corp. [HEXO]:
Stifel have made an estimate for HEXO Corp. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Hold, with their previous recommendation back on December 16, 2020. The new note on the price target was released on July 22, 2020, representing the official price target for HEXO Corp. stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for HEXO Corp. is set at 0.54
Trading performance analysis for HEXO stock
HEXO Corp. [HEXO] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 30.65. With this latest performance, HEXO shares gained by 66.43% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 138.60% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 17.28% 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 HEXO stock in for the last two-week period is set at 80.33, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 83.72, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 76.97 for HEXO Corp. [HEXO]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 4.19, while it was recorded at 6.93 for the last single week of trading, and 3.10 for the last 200 days.
HEXO Corp. [HEXO]: A deeper dive into fundamental analysis
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and HEXO Corp. [HEXO] shares currently have an operating margin of -244.85 and a Gross Margin at -120.50. HEXO Corp.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -676.48.
Return on Total Capital for HEXO is now -26.97, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -76.72. Return on Equity for this stock declined to -81.50, with Return on Assets sitting at -69.55. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, HEXO Corp. [HEXO] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 15.91. Additionally, HEXO Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 13.72, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 12.70. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 9.64, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 8.31.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, HEXO Corp. [HEXO] managed to generate an average of -$684,823 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 1.91 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.10.
An analysis of insider ownership at HEXO Corp. [HEXO]
There are presently around $75 million, or 9.93% of HEXO stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of HEXO stocks are: ETF MANAGERS GROUP, LLC with ownership of 8,845,262, which is approximately 64.527% of the company’s market cap and around 5.21% of the total institutional ownership; MORGAN STANLEY, holding 293,845 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $2.05 million in HEXO stocks shares; and MIRAE ASSET GLOBAL INVESTMENTS CO., LTD., currently with $2.05 million in HEXO stock with ownership of nearly 29.835% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in HEXO Corp. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of December and at the time of the December reporting period, where 39 institutional holders increased their position in HEXO Corp. [NYSE:HEXO] by around 4,220,039 shares. Additionally, 48 investors decreased positions by around 1,525,658 shares, while 28 investors held positions by with 5,047,383 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 10,793,080 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. HEXO stock had 17 new institutional investments in for a total of 178,121 shares, while 22 institutional investors sold positions of 161,756 shares during the same period.