Sea Limited [NYSE: SE] gained 0.60% on the last trading session, reaching $250.00 price per share at the time. The company report on March 2, 2021 that Sea Limited Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2020 Results.
Sea Limited (NYSE: SE) (“Sea” or the “Company”) announced its financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2020.
Fourth Quarter 2020 Highlights.
Sea Limited represents 485.44 million in outstanding shares, while the company has a total market value of $127.12 billion with the latest information. SE stock price has been found in the range of $246.25 to $276.02.
If compared to the average trading volume of 3.89M shares, SE reached a trading volume of 7804058 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 Sea Limited [SE]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for SE shares is $252.84 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on SE stock is a recommendation set at 2.10. 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.
BofA Securities have made an estimate for Sea Limited shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Neutral, with their previous recommendation back on November 11, 2020. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, UBS raised their target price to Buy. The new note on the price target was released on October 06, 2020, representing the official price target for Sea Limited stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise from $128 to $178, while CLSA kept a Buy rating on SE stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Sea Limited is set at 16.38, with the Price to Sales ratio for SE stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 35.44. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 163.40, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 6.98.
Trading performance analysis for SE stock
Sea Limited [SE] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -0.72. With this latest performance, SE shares gained by 15.36% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 63.75% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 420.40% 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 SE stock in for the last two-week period is set at 51.92, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 49.00, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 54.14 for Sea Limited [SE]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 229.64, while it was recorded at 243.52 for the last single week of trading, and 162.37 for the last 200 days.
Sea Limited [SE]: A deeper dive into fundamental analysis
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Sea Limited [SE] shares currently have an operating margin of -41.70 and a Gross Margin at +26.13. Sea Limited’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -67.24.
Return on Total Capital for SE is now -50.57, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -83.97. Return on Equity for this stock declined to -318.62, with Return on Assets sitting at -39.49. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Sea Limited [SE] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 137.21. Additionally, SE Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 57.84, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 30.53. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 129.56, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 54.62.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Sea Limited [SE] managed to generate an average of -$49,145 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 5.66 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.59.Sea Limited’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 1.50 and a Current Ratio set at 1.50.
Sea Limited [SE]: An earnings per share (EPS) analysis
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Sea Limited posted -0.52/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at -0.36/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company fail the estimates by a Surprise Factor of -44.40%. 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 SE.
An analysis of insider ownership at Sea Limited [SE]
There are presently around $65,498 million, or 75.60% of SE stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of SE stocks are: PRICE T ROWE ASSOCIATES INC /MD/ with ownership of 32,206,713, which is approximately 17.718% of the company’s market cap and around 2.16% of the total institutional ownership; SANDS CAPITAL MANAGEMENT, LLC, holding 24,018,652 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $6.0 billion in SE stocks shares; and CAPITAL WORLD INVESTORS, currently with $4.93 billion in SE stock with ownership of nearly -4.198% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Sea Limited stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of March and at the time of the March reporting period, where 380 institutional holders increased their position in Sea Limited [NYSE:SE] by around 36,385,537 shares. Additionally, 223 investors decreased positions by around 26,350,550 shares, while 38 investors held positions by with 199,257,525 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 261,993,612 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. SE stock had 175 new institutional investments in for a total of 9,384,583 shares, while 54 institutional investors sold positions of 7,313,315 shares during the same period.