Fluent Inc. [NASDAQ: FLNT] stock went on a downward path that fall over -14.79% on Thursday, amounting to a one-week price decrease of less than -20.36%. The company report on February 16, 2021 that Fluent, Inc. Named a Global ROI Leader in 2021 Singular ROI Index.
Recognized across multiple global categories as a top mobile media source.
Fluent, Inc. (NASDAQ: FLNT), a leading data-driven performance marketing company, was named to Singular’s 2021 ROI Index, ranking among tech giants like Facebook and Google on the overall Global ROI Leaders list. In its debut on the Singular Index, Fluent was also recognized as a top media source in the gaming category and a “hidden gem” for driving high-performing mobile user acquisition campaigns on iOS.
Over the last 12 months, FLNT stock rose by 154.92%. The one-year Fluent Inc. stock forecast points to a potential upside of 7.85. The average equity rating for FLNT stock is currently 1.00, trading closer to a bullish pattern in the stock market.
The market cap for the stock reached $489.89 million, with 78.58 million shares outstanding and 41.18 million shares in the current float. Compared to the average trading volume of 1.29M shares, FLNT stock reached a trading volume of 2336589 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
Guru’s Opinion on Fluent Inc. [FLNT]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for FLNT shares is $6.75 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on FLNT stock is a recommendation set at 1.00. 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.
Barrington Research have made an estimate for Fluent Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Outperform, with their previous recommendation back on November 02, 2020. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, Canaccord Genuity raised their target price to Buy. The new note on the price target was released on August 26, 2020, representing the official price target for Fluent Inc. stock. On May 09, 2019, analysts increased their price target for FLNT shares from 5.50 to 8.50.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Fluent Inc. is set at 0.82, with the Price to Sales ratio for FLNT stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 1.59. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 2.26, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 0.20. Price to Free Cash Flow for FLNT in the course of the last twelve months was 40.15 with Quick ratio for the last quarter at 1.80.
FLNT Stock Performance Analysis:
Fluent Inc. [FLNT] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -20.36. With this latest performance, FLNT shares gained by 7.80% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 171.62% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 154.92% 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 FLNT stock in for the last two-week period is set at 48.06, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 42.42, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 51.41 for Fluent Inc. [FLNT]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 5.58, while it was recorded at 7.14 for the last single week of trading, and 3.28 for the last 200 days.
Insight into Fluent Inc. Fundamentals:
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Fluent Inc. [FLNT] shares currently have an operating margin of +3.37 and a Gross Margin at +26.03. Fluent Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -0.62.
Return on Total Capital for FLNT is now 3.54, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -0.67. Return on Equity for this stock declined to -0.84, with Return on Assets sitting at -0.57. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Fluent Inc. [FLNT] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 29.54. Additionally, FLNT Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 22.80, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 19.65. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 25.20, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 19.45.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Fluent Inc. [FLNT] managed to generate an average of -$9,099 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 5.14 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.92.Fluent Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 1.80 and a Current Ratio set at 1.80.
FLNT Stock EPS
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Fluent Inc. posted 0.01/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at 0.03/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company fail the estimates by a Surprise Factor of -66.70%. 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 FLNT. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Fluent Inc. go to 40.00%.
Fluent Inc. [FLNT] Insider Position Details
There are presently around $156 million, or 32.80% of FLNT stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of FLNT stocks are: WEBER ALAN W with ownership of 5,821,219, which is approximately 0% of the company’s market cap and around 0.40% of the total institutional ownership; WELLINGTON MANAGEMENT GROUP LLP, holding 4,561,243 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $28.37 million in FLNT stocks shares; and BLACKROCK INC., currently with $17.61 million in FLNT stock with ownership of nearly 4.593% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Fluent Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of March and at the time of the March reporting period, where 44 institutional holders increased their position in Fluent Inc. [NASDAQ:FLNT] by around 1,763,084 shares. Additionally, 29 investors decreased positions by around 1,368,356 shares, while 18 investors held positions by with 21,981,184 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 25,112,624 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. FLNT stock had 18 new institutional investments in for a total of 828,601 shares, while 8 institutional investors sold positions of 449,893 shares during the same period.