Kopin Corporation [NASDAQ: KOPN] price plunged by -13.68 percent to reach at -$1.46. The company report on March 10, 2021 that Kopin Microdisplay Delivers Critical Imagery to Public Safety Divers Wearing the Shearwater NERD 2.
Kopin® Corporation (NASDAQ: KOPN), a leading developer and provider of transmissive and reflective active matrix liquid crystal and organic light emitting diode (OLED) microdisplays used in military, enterprise, industrial, medical and consumer products, announced that its CyberDisplay® WQVGA LVS display/backlight module and A230 Driver IC are incorporated into the Shearwater wearable NERD 2 diving computer, which enables public safety divers to perform life-saving search and rescues while having crucial dive information continuously available hands-free and without interruption.
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A sum of 6175800 shares traded at recent session while its average daily volume was at 6.38M shares. Kopin Corporation shares reached a high of $10.61 and dropped to a low of $9.03 until finishing in the latest session at $9.21.
The one-year KOPN stock forecast points to a potential upside of 23.25. The average equity rating for KOPN stock is currently 2.30, trading closer to a bullish pattern in the stock market.
Guru’s Opinion on Kopin Corporation [KOPN]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for KOPN shares is $12.00 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on KOPN 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.
H.C. Wainwright have made an estimate for Kopin Corporation shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Neutral, with their previous recommendation back on March 03, 2021. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, H.C. Wainwright raised their target price to Buy. The new note on the price target was released on August 25, 2020, representing the official price target for Kopin Corporation stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise to $2.20, while Ladenburg Thalmann analysts kept a Buy rating on KOPN stock. On August 03, 2016, analysts decreased their price target for KOPN shares from 3 to 2.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Kopin Corporation is set at 1.34, with the Price to Sales ratio for KOPN stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 21.99. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 26.31, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 0.22.
KOPN Stock Performance Analysis:
Kopin Corporation [KOPN] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -18.21. With this latest performance, KOPN shares dropped by -11.61% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 539.58% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 2421.91% 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 KOPN stock in for the last two-week period is set at 47.11, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 42.97, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 49.67 for Kopin Corporation [KOPN]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 9.42, while it was recorded at 10.48 for the last single week of trading, and 3.72 for the last 200 days.
Insight into Kopin Corporation Fundamentals:
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Kopin Corporation [KOPN] shares currently have an operating margin of -11.87 and a Gross Margin at +46.67. Kopin Corporation’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -10.99.
Return on Total Capital for KOPN is now -15.48, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -14.79. Return on Equity for this stock declined to -15.47, with Return on Assets sitting at -9.74. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Kopin Corporation [KOPN] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 6.34. Additionally, KOPN Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 5.96, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 3.79. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 2.89, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 2.72.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Kopin Corporation [KOPN] managed to generate an average of -$27,569 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 4.07 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.89.Kopin Corporation’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 2.10 and a Current Ratio set at 2.30.
KOPN Stock EPS
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Kopin Corporation posted -0.04/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 KOPN. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Kopin Corporation go to 20.00%.
Kopin Corporation [KOPN] Insider Position Details
There are presently around $155 million, or 18.40% of KOPN stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of KOPN stocks are: AWM INVESTMENT COMPANY, INC. with ownership of 5,529,147, which is approximately -0.4% of the company’s market cap and around 7.10% of the total institutional ownership; VANGUARD GROUP INC, holding 3,540,433 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $32.61 million in KOPN stocks shares; and BLACKROCK INC., currently with $11.43 million in KOPN stock with ownership of nearly 0.144% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Kopin Corporation stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of May and at the time of the May reporting period, where 39 institutional holders increased their position in Kopin Corporation [NASDAQ:KOPN] by around 2,838,031 shares. Additionally, 23 investors decreased positions by around 2,026,302 shares, while 14 investors held positions by with 11,922,952 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 16,787,285 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. KOPN stock had 26 new institutional investments in for a total of 2,057,521 shares, while 6 institutional investors sold positions of 65,612 shares during the same period.