Workhorse Group Inc. [NASDAQ: WKHS] surged by $0.7 during the normal trading session on Tuesday and reaching a high of $13.24 during the day while it closed the day at $13.06. The company report on April 14, 2021 that ROSEN, TRUSTED INVESTOR COUNSEL, Encourages Workhorse Group Inc. Investors with Losses over $100K to Secure Counsel Before Important May 7 Deadline in Securities Class Action – WKHS.
WHY: Rosen Law Firm, a global investor rights law firm, reminds purchasers of the securities of Workhorse Group Inc. (NASDAQ: WKHS) between July 7, 2020 and February 23, 2021, inclusive (the “Class Period”), of the important May 7, 2021 lead plaintiff deadline.
SO WHAT: If you purchased Workhorse securities during the Class Period you may be entitled to compensation without payment of any out of pocket fees or costs through a contingency fee arrangement.
Workhorse Group Inc. stock has also loss -5.39% of its value over the past 7 days. However, WKHS stock has declined by -49.28% in the 3 months of the year. Over the past six months meanwhile, it has lost -51.20% and lost -33.95% year-on date.
The market cap for WKHS stock reached $1.70 billion, with 120.65 million shares outstanding and 110.13 million shares in the current float. Compared to the average trading volume of 20.34M shares, WKHS reached a trading volume of 8506729 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 Workhorse Group Inc. [WKHS]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for WKHS shares is $19.40 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on WKHS stock is a recommendation set at 2.40. 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.
Oppenheimer have made an estimate for Workhorse Group Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Perform, with their previous recommendation back on February 24, 2021. The new note on the price target was released on December 10, 2020, representing the official price target for Workhorse Group Inc. stock. On October 13, 2020, analysts decreased their price target for WKHS shares from 33 to 27.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Workhorse Group Inc. is set at 1.31, with the Price to Sales ratio for WKHS stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 1214.67. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 3.98, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 0.36.
WKHS stock trade performance evaluation
Workhorse Group Inc. [WKHS] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -5.39. With this latest performance, WKHS shares dropped by -22.55% in over the last four-week period, additionally sinking by -51.20% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 531.16% 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 WKHS stock in for the last two-week period is set at 39.05, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 40.66, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 39.61 for Workhorse Group Inc. [WKHS]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 21.40, while it was recorded at 13.02 for the last single week of trading, and 21.08 for the last 200 days.
Workhorse Group Inc. [WKHS]: An insightful look at the core fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Workhorse Group Inc. [WKHS] shares currently have an operating margin of -2942.95 and a Gross Margin at -838.38. Workhorse Group Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +5010.81.
Return on Total Capital for WKHS is now -13.27, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is 23.39. Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 38.73, with Return on Assets sitting at 20.43. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Workhorse Group Inc. [WKHS] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 50.38. Additionally, WKHS Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 33.50, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 31.48. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 50.02, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 33.27.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Workhorse Group Inc. [WKHS] managed to generate an average of $536,742 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 2.58 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.00.Workhorse Group Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 15.60 and a Current Ratio set at 16.50.
Earnings per share (EPS) analysis for Workhorse Group Inc. [WKHS] stock
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Workhorse Group Inc. posted 0.06/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at -0.13/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company surpassed the estimates by a Surprise Factor of 146.20%. 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 WKHS.
Workhorse Group Inc. [WKHS]: Insider Ownership positions
There are presently around $627 million, or 38.50% of WKHS stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of WKHS stocks are: BLACKROCK INC. with ownership of 7,097,121, which is approximately 14.225% of the company’s market cap and around 1.80% of the total institutional ownership; VANGUARD GROUP INC, holding 5,231,801 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $68.35 million in WKHS stocks shares; and SEAPORT GLOBAL ASSET MANAGEMENT LLC, currently with $50.39 million in WKHS stock with ownership of nearly -2.032% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Workhorse Group Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of May and at the time of the May reporting period, where 153 institutional holders increased their position in Workhorse Group Inc. [NASDAQ:WKHS] by around 14,896,124 shares. Additionally, 75 investors decreased positions by around 6,679,531 shares, while 41 investors held positions by with 26,402,879 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 47,978,534 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. WKHS stock had 71 new institutional investments in for a total of 2,944,841 shares, while 37 institutional investors sold positions of 1,109,390 shares during the same period.