Appian Corporation [NASDAQ: APPN] jumped around 17.12 points on Tuesday, while shares priced at $111.82 at the close of the session, up 18.08%. The company report on June 1, 2021 that 2021 Appian Partner Award Winners Announced.
Partners recognized for outstanding achievements and transformational vision using the Appian Low-Code Automation Platform.
Appian (NASDAQ: APPN) announced the winners of the 2021 Appian partner awards. The awards recognize use of the Appian Low-Code Automation Platform to deliver excellence in business impact, market disruption, and other categories. Appian partner finalists and winners were selected by judging panels of Appian and 3rd-party industry experts.
Appian Corporation stock is now -31.01% down from its year-to-date (YTD) trading value. APPN Stock saw the intraday high of $112.85 and lowest of $95.95 per share. The company’s 52-week high price is 260.00, which means current price is +48.20% above from all time high which was touched on 01/27/21.
Compared to the average trading volume of 875.76K shares, APPN reached a trading volume of 2437100 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
What do top market gurus say about Appian Corporation [APPN]?
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for APPN shares is $117.25 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on APPN stock is a recommendation set at 2.90. 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.
Macquarie have made an estimate for Appian Corporation shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Neutral, with their previous recommendation back on May 25, 2021. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, Berenberg raised their target price to Hold. The new note on the price target was released on May 13, 2021, representing the official price target for Appian Corporation stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Appian Corporation is set at 7.60, with the Price to Sales ratio for APPN stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 25.31. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 26.75, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 3.27.
How has APPN stock performed recently?
Appian Corporation [APPN] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 27.68. With this latest performance, APPN shares gained by 26.68% in over the last four-week period, additionally sinking by -26.05% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 103.75% 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 APPN stock in for the last two-week period is set at 62.98, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 75.20, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 54.76 for Appian Corporation [APPN]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 109.91, while it was recorded at 96.57 for the last single week of trading, and 123.55 for the last 200 days.
Appian Corporation [APPN]: Deeper insight into the fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Appian Corporation [APPN] shares currently have an operating margin of -12.44 and a Gross Margin at +68.93. Appian Corporation’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -10.99.
Return on Total Capital for APPN is now -12.39, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -11.16. Return on Equity for this stock declined to -13.34, with Return on Assets sitting at -7.57. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Appian Corporation [APPN] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 19.59. Additionally, APPN Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 16.38, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 11.34. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 17.26, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 14.43.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Appian Corporation [APPN] managed to generate an average of -$22,929 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 3.63 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.69.Appian Corporation’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 2.50 and a Current Ratio set at 2.50.
Earnings analysis for Appian Corporation [APPN]
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Appian Corporation posted -0.12/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at -0.25/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company surpassed the estimates by a Surprise Factor of 52.00%. 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 APPN.
Insider trade positions for Appian Corporation [APPN]
There are presently around $3,110 million, or 72.90% of APPN stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of APPN stocks are: BAILLIE GIFFORD & CO with ownership of 5,955,524, which is approximately -3.042% of the company’s market cap and around 0.50% of the total institutional ownership; ABDIEL CAPITAL ADVISORS, LP, holding 5,281,078 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $590.53 million in APPN stocks shares; and VANGUARD GROUP INC, currently with $415.08 million in APPN stock with ownership of nearly 6.895% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Appian Corporation stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of May and at the time of the May reporting period, where 163 institutional holders increased their position in Appian Corporation [NASDAQ:APPN] by around 2,548,652 shares. Additionally, 142 investors decreased positions by around 4,623,259 shares, while 48 investors held positions by with 20,641,126 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 27,813,037 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. APPN stock had 62 new institutional investments in for a total of 803,116 shares, while 38 institutional investors sold positions of 394,687 shares during the same period.