EMCORE Corporation [NASDAQ: EMKR] gained 16.48% on the last trading session, reaching $7.28 price per share at the time. The company report on May 6, 2021 that EMCORE Corp. to Host Earnings Call.
EMCORE Corp. (NASDAQ:EMKR) will be discussing their earnings results in their 2021 Second Quarter Earnings call to be held on May 6, 2021 at 8:00 AM Eastern Time.
To listen to the event live or access a replay of the call – visit https://www.investornetwork.com/event/presentation/78268.
EMCORE Corporation represents 29.50 million in outstanding shares, while the company has a total market value of $283.26 million with the latest information. EMKR stock price has been found in the range of $6.29 to $7.30.
If compared to the average trading volume of 663.82K shares, EMKR reached a trading volume of 1712715 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 EMCORE Corporation [EMKR]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for EMKR shares is $8.67 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on EMKR stock is a recommendation set at 2.00. 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.
Craig Hallum have made an estimate for EMCORE Corporation shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Buy, with their previous recommendation back on March 04, 2021. The new note on the price target was released on April 02, 2019, representing the official price target for EMCORE Corporation stock. Previously, the target price had yet another drop from $6 to $5.75, while B. Riley FBR kept a Neutral rating on EMKR stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for EMCORE Corporation is set at 0.36, with the Price to Sales ratio for EMKR stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 2.40. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 2.77, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 0.80.
Trading performance analysis for EMKR stock
EMCORE Corporation [EMKR] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 16.85. With this latest performance, EMKR shares gained by 16.48% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 111.01% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 117.31% 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 EMKR stock in for the last two-week period is set at 68.78, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 75.85, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 63.72 for EMCORE Corporation [EMKR]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 6.30, while it was recorded at 6.42 for the last single week of trading, and 4.76 for the last 200 days.
EMCORE Corporation [EMKR]: A deeper dive into fundamental analysis
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and EMCORE Corporation [EMKR] shares currently have an operating margin of -8.10 and a Gross Margin at +32.31. EMCORE Corporation’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -6.36.
Return on Total Capital for EMKR is now -10.04, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -8.18. Return on Equity for this stock declined to -9.28, with Return on Assets sitting at -5.94. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, EMCORE Corporation [EMKR] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 28.61. Additionally, EMKR Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 22.25, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 16.81. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 27.27, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 21.21.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, EMCORE Corporation [EMKR] managed to generate an average of -$18,088 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 4.74 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.93.EMCORE Corporation’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 2.20 and a Current Ratio set at 3.20.
EMCORE Corporation [EMKR]: An earnings per share (EPS) analysis
With the latest financial reports released by the company, EMCORE Corporation posted -0.03/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at -0.09/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company surpassed the estimates by a Surprise Factor of 66.70%. 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 EMKR. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for EMCORE Corporation go to 15.00%.
An analysis of insider ownership at EMCORE Corporation [EMKR]
There are presently around $113 million, or 52.80% of EMKR stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of EMKR stocks are: CANNELL CAPITAL LLC with ownership of 2,922,329, which is approximately 4.948% of the company’s market cap and around 2.40% of the total institutional ownership; AIGH CAPITAL MANAGEMENT LLC, holding 2,310,364 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $14.44 million in EMKR stocks shares; and VANGUARD GROUP INC, currently with $9.57 million in EMKR stock with ownership of nearly -3.661% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in EMCORE Corporation stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of May and at the time of the May reporting period, where 41 institutional holders increased their position in EMCORE Corporation [NASDAQ:EMKR] by around 4,806,301 shares. Additionally, 24 investors decreased positions by around 3,045,376 shares, while 14 investors held positions by with 10,188,372 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 18,040,049 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. EMKR stock had 24 new institutional investments in for a total of 3,232,643 shares, while 6 institutional investors sold positions of 1,833,640 shares during the same period.