Plug Power Inc. [NASDAQ: PLUG] plunged by -$2.62 during the normal trading session on Monday and reaching a high of $31.46 during the day while it closed the day at $29.68. The company report on April 12, 2021 that SHAREHOLDER ALERT: MPLN PLUG EBON: The Law Offices of Vincent Wong Reminds Investors of Important Class Action Deadlines.
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Plug Power Inc. stock has also loss -11.24% of its value over the past 7 days. However, PLUG stock has declined by -44.81% in the 3 months of the year. Over the past six months meanwhile, it has gained 66.00% and lost -12.47% year-on date.
The market cap for PLUG stock reached $15.06 billion, with 589.68 million shares outstanding and 412.86 million shares in the current float. Compared to the average trading volume of 39.77M shares, PLUG reached a trading volume of 43716286 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
Here’s what leading stock market gurus have to say about Plug Power Inc. [PLUG]:
Morgan Stanley have made an estimate for Plug Power Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Equal-Weight, with their previous recommendation back on April 12, 2021. The new note on the price target was released on March 30, 2021, representing the official price target for Plug Power Inc. stock. On March 02, 2021, analysts increased their price target for PLUG shares from 21 to 29.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Plug Power Inc. is set at 3.53 The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 17.88, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 0.88.
PLUG stock trade performance evaluation
Plug Power Inc. [PLUG] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -11.24. With this latest performance, PLUG shares dropped by -38.37% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 66.00% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 676.96% 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 PLUG stock in for the last two-week period is set at 35.28, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 32.06, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 38.08 for Plug Power Inc. [PLUG]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 46.59, while it was recorded at 32.25 for the last single week of trading, and 27.80 for the last 200 days.
Plug Power Inc. [PLUG]: An insightful look at the core fundamentals
Return on Total Capital for PLUG is now -38.03, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -41.27. Return on Equity for this stock declined to -68.42, with Return on Assets sitting at -35.25. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Plug Power Inc. [PLUG] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 47.48. Additionally, PLUG Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 32.20, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 29.60. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 41.09, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 27.86.
Receivables Turnover for the company is -2.46 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of -0.06.Plug Power Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 2.40 and a Current Ratio set at 2.90.
Earnings per share (EPS) analysis for Plug Power Inc. [PLUG] stock
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Plug Power Inc. posted -0.12/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at -0.1/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company fail 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 PLUG. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Plug Power Inc. go to 25.00%.
Plug Power Inc. [PLUG]: Insider Ownership positions
There are presently around $7,709 million, or 55.60% of PLUG stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of PLUG stocks are: BLACKROCK INC. with ownership of 47,161,335, which is approximately 14.596% of the company’s market cap and around 0.60% of the total institutional ownership; VANGUARD GROUP INC, holding 40,465,986 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $1.2 billion in PLUG stocks shares; and D. E. SHAW & CO., INC., currently with $457.01 million in PLUG stock with ownership of nearly -16.056% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Plug Power Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of May and at the time of the May reporting period, where 310 institutional holders increased their position in Plug Power Inc. [NASDAQ:PLUG] by around 80,119,861 shares. Additionally, 142 investors decreased positions by around 32,072,752 shares, while 42 investors held positions by with 147,533,981 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 259,726,594 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. PLUG stock had 175 new institutional investments in for a total of 19,230,722 shares, while 47 institutional investors sold positions of 4,901,750 shares during the same period.