EMCORE Corporation [NASDAQ: EMKR] closed the trading session at $6.50 on 02/11/21. The day’s price range saw the stock hit a low of $6.05, while the highest price level was $6.73. The company report on February 11, 2021 that EMCORE Announces Pricing of $31.2 Million Public Offering of Common Stock.
EMCORE Corporation (Nasdaq: EMKR) announced the pricing of an underwritten public offering of 5,787,037 shares of its common stock at a price to the public of $5.40 per share. All of the shares in the offering are being sold by EMCORE. The gross proceeds to EMCORE from the offering, before deducting the underwriting discounts and commissions and other offering expenses, are expected to be approximately $31.2 million. The offering is expected to close on or about February 16, 2021, subject to customary closing conditions. In addition, EMCORE has granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 868,056 shares of its common stock at the public offering price, less underwriting discounts and commissions.
Cowen is acting as book-running manager and Craig-Hallum Capital Group is acting as co-manager for the offering.
The stocks have a year to date performance of 19.27 percent and weekly performance of 3.67 percent. The stock has been moved at 92.88 percent over the last six months. The stock has performed 13.84 percent around the most recent 30 days and changed 82.07 percent over the most recent 3-months.
If compared to the average trading volume of 334.10K shares, EMKR reached to a volume of 3658929 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 EMCORE Corporation [EMKR]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for EMKR shares is $7.37 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on EMKR stock is a recommendation set at 2.00. 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.
B. Riley FBR have made an estimate for EMCORE Corporation shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Buy, with their previous recommendation back on April 02, 2019. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, B. Riley FBR dropped their target price from $6 to $5.75. The new note on the price target was released on November 09, 2018, representing the official price target for EMCORE Corporation stock. On February 07, 2018, analysts decreased their price target for EMKR shares from 10 to 7.
The Average True Range (ATR) for EMCORE Corporation is set at 0.48, with the Price to Sales ratio for EMKR stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 1.70. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 2.47, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 1.01.
EMKR stock trade performance evaluation
EMCORE Corporation [EMKR] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 3.67. With this latest performance, EMKR shares gained by 13.84% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 92.88% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 84.66% 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 EMKR stock in for the last two-week period is set at 64.12, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 65.94, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 63.05 for EMCORE Corporation [EMKR]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 5.10, while it was recorded at 6.04 for the last single week of trading, and 3.74 for the last 200 days.
EMCORE Corporation [EMKR]: An insightful look at the core fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and EMCORE Corporation [EMKR] shares currently have an operating margin of -8.10 and a Gross Margin at +32.31. EMCORE Corporation’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -6.36.
Return on Total Capital for EMKR is now -10.04, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -8.18. Return on Equity for this stock declined to -9.28, with Return on Assets sitting at -5.94. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, EMCORE Corporation [EMKR] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 28.61. Additionally, EMKR Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 22.25, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 16.81. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 27.27, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 21.21.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, EMCORE Corporation [EMKR] managed to generate an average of -$18,088 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 4.74 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.93.EMCORE Corporation’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 2.20 and a Current Ratio set at 3.20.
Earnings per share (EPS) analysis for EMCORE Corporation [EMKR] stock
With the latest financial reports released by the company, EMCORE Corporation posted -0.13/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at -0.1/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company fail the estimates by a Surprise Factor of -30.00%. 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 EMKR. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for EMCORE Corporation go to 15.00%.