Slack Technologies Inc. [NYSE: WORK] slipped around -0.28 points on Thursday, while shares priced at $42.85 at the close of the session, down -0.65%. The company report on May 18, 2021 that Slack Announces Date of First Quarter Fiscal Year 2022 Financial Results.
Slack Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:WORK) announced that it will report its financial results for the first quarter of fiscal year 2022, ended April 30, 2021, following the close of the U.S. markets on Thursday, June 3, 2021.
Slack Technologies Inc. stock is now 1.44% up from its year-to-date (YTD) trading value. WORK Stock saw the intraday high of $43.15 and lowest of $42.73 per share. The company’s 52-week high price is 44.57, which means current price is +8.15% above from all time high which was touched on 02/16/21.
Compared to the average trading volume of 4.85M shares, WORK reached a trading volume of 5279429 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
What do top market gurus say about Slack Technologies Inc. [WORK]?
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for WORK shares is $42.69 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on WORK stock is a recommendation set at 2.80. 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.
Credit Suisse have made an estimate for Slack Technologies Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Neutral, with their previous recommendation back on March 16, 2021. The new note on the price target was released on December 09, 2020, representing the official price target for Slack Technologies Inc. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise from $20 to $45, while Wedbush kept a Neutral rating on WORK stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Slack Technologies Inc. is set at 0.48, with the Price to Sales ratio for WORK stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 27.54. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 29.55, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 2.74. Price to Free Cash Flow for WORK in the course of the last twelve months was 399.57 with Quick ratio for the last quarter at 2.70.
How has WORK stock performed recently?
Slack Technologies Inc. [WORK] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 0.92. With this latest performance, WORK shares gained by 0.14% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 44.86% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 31.68% 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 WORK stock in for the last two-week period is set at 62.56, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 66.48, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 59.67 for Slack Technologies Inc. [WORK]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 41.68, while it was recorded at 42.91 for the last single week of trading, and 36.90 for the last 200 days.
Slack Technologies Inc. [WORK]: Deeper insight into the fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Slack Technologies Inc. [WORK] shares currently have an operating margin of -31.20 and a Gross Margin at +86.52. Slack Technologies Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -33.28.
Return on Total Capital for WORK is now -20.71, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -22.96. Return on Equity for this stock declined to -38.92, with Return on Assets sitting at -15.50. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Slack Technologies Inc. [WORK] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 109.20. Additionally, WORK Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 52.20, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 37.46. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 105.02, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 50.20.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Slack Technologies Inc. [WORK] managed to generate an average of -$118,044 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 4.71 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.47.Slack Technologies Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 2.70 and a Current Ratio set at 2.70.
Earnings analysis for Slack Technologies Inc. [WORK]
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Slack Technologies Inc. posted -0.02/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at -0.06/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 WORK.
Insider trade positions for Slack Technologies Inc. [WORK]
There are presently around $16,269 million, or 77.10% of WORK stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of WORK stocks are: VANGUARD GROUP INC with ownership of 43,810,568, which is approximately 4.803% of the company’s market cap and around 0.50% of the total institutional ownership; BLACKROCK INC., holding 27,940,638 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $1.21 billion in WORK stocks shares; and PENTWATER CAPITAL MANAGEMENT LP, currently with $838.39 million in WORK stock with ownership of nearly 7.36% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Slack Technologies Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of June and at the time of the June reporting period, where 280 institutional holders increased their position in Slack Technologies Inc. [NYSE:WORK] by around 101,375,694 shares. Additionally, 283 investors decreased positions by around 91,192,784 shares, while 81 investors held positions by with 187,097,435 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 379,665,913 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. WORK stock had 64 new institutional investments in for a total of 14,209,995 shares, while 116 institutional investors sold positions of 21,810,771 shares during the same period.