American Resources Corporation [NASDAQ: AREC] jumped around 0.32 points on Wednesday, while shares priced at $4.58 at the close of the session, up 7.51%. The company report on March 17, 2021 that American Resources Corporation to Build 2kW Mobile Electrolytic Cell Rare Earth Processing Plant.
Facility represents the advancement to commercialization for Company’s rare earth element processing facility utilizing electrolysis technology.
Interviewing potential project managers and securing office space to design and build facility currently underway.
American Resources Corporation stock is now 134.87% up from its year-to-date (YTD) trading value. AREC Stock saw the intraday high of $5.68 and lowest of $4.50 per share. The company’s 52-week high price is 8.02, which means current price is +154.44% above from all time high which was touched on 02/09/21.
Compared to the average trading volume of 6.67M shares, AREC reached a trading volume of 75382048 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
What do top market gurus say about American Resources Corporation [AREC]?
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for AREC shares is $6.00 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on AREC 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.
The Average True Range (ATR) for American Resources Corporation is set at 0.82, with the Price to Sales ratio for AREC stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 22.66.
How has AREC stock performed recently?
American Resources Corporation [AREC] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 14.50. With this latest performance, AREC shares dropped by -31.74% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 234.31% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 362.11% 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 AREC stock in for the last two-week period is set at 50.30, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 50.30, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 51.65 for American Resources Corporation [AREC]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 4.13, while it was recorded at 4.43 for the last single week of trading, and 2.14 for the last 200 days.
American Resources Corporation [AREC]: Deeper insight into the fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and American Resources Corporation [AREC] shares currently have an operating margin of -1552.09 and a Gross Margin at -838.46. American Resources Corporation’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -967.81.
Additionally, AREC Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 287.00, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 79.92.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, American Resources Corporation [AREC] managed to generate an average of -$1,025,576 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 0.72 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.03.
Earnings analysis for American Resources Corporation [AREC]
With the latest financial reports released by the company, American Resources Corporation posted -0.12/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at -0.17/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company surpassed the estimates by a Surprise Factor of 29.40%. 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 AREC.
Insider trade positions for American Resources Corporation [AREC]
There are presently around $9 million, or 5.30% of AREC stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of AREC stocks are: VANGUARD GROUP INC with ownership of 1,342,321, which is approximately 309.163% of the company’s market cap and around 31.20% of the total institutional ownership; BOOTHBAY FUND MANAGEMENT, LLC, holding 146,832 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $0.67 million in AREC stocks shares; and GEODE CAPITAL MANAGEMENT, LLC, currently with $0.57 million in AREC stock with ownership of nearly New of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in American Resources Corporation stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of March and at the time of the March reporting period, where 13 institutional holders increased their position in American Resources Corporation [NASDAQ:AREC] by around 1,495,483 shares. Additionally, 2 investors decreased positions by around 10,548 shares, while 1 investors held positions by with 366,529 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 1,872,560 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. AREC stock had 9 new institutional investments in for a total of 472,877 shares, while 2 institutional investors sold positions of 10,548 shares during the same period.