Zynga Inc. [NASDAQ: ZNGA] gained 0.50% or 0.05 points to close at $10.03 with a heavy trading volume of 16846385 shares. The company report on March 8, 2021 that Zynga Teams up with Girls Who Code to Help Raise Awareness and Support for Women in Tech.
Zynga calls on its global network of players, launches in-game challenges and sets up company initiatives through Women at Zynga (WaZ) in support of International Women’s Day 2021.
Zynga Inc. (Nasdaq: ZNGA), a global leader in interactive entertainment, announced that it has teamed up with Girls Who Code in support of International Women’s Day 2021. With a mission to raise awareness and support for women in tech, Zynga has pledged $100,000 from its Social Impact Fund to enable Girls Who Code (GWC) to support girls at all points throughout their educational journey from 3rd grade into the workforce.
It opened the trading session at $10.05, the shares rose to $10.22 and dropped to $10.00, the range by which the price of stock traded the whole day. The daily chart for ZNGA points out that the company has recorded 18.56% gains over the past six months. However, it is still -69.71% lower than its most recent low trading price.
If we look at the average trading volume of 22.90M shares, ZNGA reached to a volume of 16846385 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 Zynga Inc. [ZNGA]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for ZNGA shares is $12.98 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on ZNGA stock is a recommendation set at 1.90. 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.
JP Morgan have made an estimate for Zynga Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Overweight, with their previous recommendation back on December 16, 2020. The new note on the price target was released on December 15, 2020, representing the official price target for Zynga Inc. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise to $12, while MKM Partners analysts kept a Buy rating on ZNGA stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Zynga Inc. is set at 0.46, with the Price to Sales ratio for ZNGA stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 5.45. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 3.69, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 1.47. Price to Free Cash Flow for ZNGA in the course of the last twelve months was 26.23 with Quick ratio for the last quarter at 1.40.
Trading performance analysis for ZNGA stock
Zynga Inc. [ZNGA] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -2.43. With this latest performance, ZNGA shares dropped by -17.65% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 18.56% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 68.86% 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 ZNGA stock in for the last two-week period is set at 42.30, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 39.77, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 44.97 for Zynga Inc. [ZNGA]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 10.57, while it was recorded at 10.07 for the last single week of trading, and 9.53 for the last 200 days.
Zynga Inc. [ZNGA]: A deeper dive into fundamental analysis
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Zynga Inc. [ZNGA] shares currently have an operating margin of -0.50 and a Gross Margin at +58.89. Zynga Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -21.74.
Return on Total Capital for ZNGA is now -0.28, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -12.22. Return on Equity for this stock declined to -17.47, with Return on Assets sitting at -8.70. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Zynga Inc. [ZNGA] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 48.63. Additionally, ZNGA Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 32.72, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 23.05. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 48.00, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 32.29.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Zynga Inc. [ZNGA] managed to generate an average of -$191,269 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 11.05 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.40.Zynga Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 1.40 and a Current Ratio set at 1.40.
Zynga Inc. [ZNGA]: An earnings per share (EPS) analysis
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Zynga Inc. posted 0.06/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at 0.05/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company surpassed the estimates by a Surprise Factor of 20.00%. 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 ZNGA. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Zynga Inc. go to 12.61%.
An analysis of insider ownership at Zynga Inc. [ZNGA]
There are presently around $8,395 million, or 79.10% of ZNGA stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of ZNGA stocks are: VANGUARD GROUP INC with ownership of 93,421,512, which is approximately -1.318% of the company’s market cap and around 0.50% of the total institutional ownership; ARTISAN PARTNERS LIMITED PARTNERSHIP, holding 80,334,536 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $805.75 million in ZNGA stocks shares; and PRICE T ROWE ASSOCIATES INC /MD/, currently with $727.76 million in ZNGA stock with ownership of nearly 20.473% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Zynga Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of February and at the time of the February reporting period, where 274 institutional holders increased their position in Zynga Inc. [NASDAQ:ZNGA] by around 160,981,219 shares. Additionally, 209 investors decreased positions by around 144,404,981 shares, while 72 investors held positions by with 535,808,970 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 841,195,170 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. ZNGA stock had 116 new institutional investments in for a total of 37,303,168 shares, while 72 institutional investors sold positions of 50,327,061 shares during the same period.