Agora Inc. [NASDAQ: API] loss -7.77% or -3.26 points to close at $38.69 with a heavy trading volume of 1837335 shares. The company report on June 1, 2021 that Agora Launches Agora App Builder for Highly Customized Video Chat and Live Streaming Apps for Creators and Companies – No Coding Required.
Agora helps developers and non-technical creators zoom past the competition with the launch of Agora App Builder.
– Agora, Inc. (NASDAQ: API), a pioneer and leading platform for real-time engagement APIs, announced the launch of Agora App Builder to empower both developers and creators with absolutely no coding experience to break out of one-size-fits-all video conferencing solutions and start building custom apps tailored to their specific use case and brand. Powered by Agora’s highly scalable and reliable Software-Defined Real-Time Network™, Agora App Builder will be free to leverage for all innovators and companies that are looking to stand out from the crowd to connect with audiences, engage with customers, and drive business outcomes.
It opened the trading session at $41.64, the shares rose to $41.94 and dropped to $38.12, the range by which the price of stock traded the whole day. The daily chart for API points out that the company has recorded -13.95% loss over the past six months. However, it is still -15.15% lower than its most recent low trading price.
If we look at the average trading volume of 1.20M shares, API reached to a volume of 1837335 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 Agora Inc. [API]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for API shares is $64.56 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on API stock is a recommendation set at 1.90. 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.
Nomura have made an estimate for Agora Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Buy, with their previous recommendation back on April 13, 2021. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, Macquarie raised their target price to Outperform. The new note on the price target was released on March 23, 2021, representing the official price target for Agora Inc. stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Agora Inc. is set at 3.26, with the Price to Sales ratio for API stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 32.93. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 2.43, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 5.40.
Trading performance analysis for API stock
Agora Inc. [API] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -8.19. With this latest performance, API shares dropped by -1.53% in over the last four-week period, additionally sinking by -13.95% over the last 6 months.
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 API stock in for the last two-week period is set at 40.14, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 37.54, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 41.22 for Agora Inc. [API]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 46.97, while it was recorded at 42.79 for the last single week of trading, and 50.38 for the last 200 days.
Agora Inc. [API]: A deeper dive into fundamental analysis
Agora Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 18.50 and a Current Ratio set at 18.50.
Agora Inc. [API]: An earnings per share (EPS) analysis
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Agora Inc. posted 0.14/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at -0.01/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company surpassed the estimates by a Surprise Factor of 1,500.00%. 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 API. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Agora Inc. go to 26.70%.
An analysis of insider ownership at Agora Inc. [API]
81 institutional holders increased their position in Agora Inc. [NASDAQ:API] by around 10,110,512 shares. Additionally, 40 investors decreased positions by around 5,119,117 shares, while 7 investors held positions by with 33,346,918 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 48,576,547 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. API stock had 49 new institutional investments in for a total of 4,698,848 shares, while 17 institutional investors sold positions of 1,605,498 shares during the same period.