Tellurian Inc. [NASDAQ: TELL] gained 1.62% or 0.07 points to close at $4.40 with a heavy trading volume of 5639135 shares. The company report on June 29, 2021 that Tellurian Signs Long-Term Lease with the Port of Lake Charles.
Tellurian Inc. (Tellurian) (NASDAQ: TELL) announced that its wholly owned subsidiary Driftwood LNG LLC has exercised its long-term lease option with the Lake Charles Harbor and Terminal District on the 477 acre site in Sulphur, Louisiana. The ground lease agreement has an initial term of 20 years with extension options of up to 50 years.
Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer Keith Teague said, “Tellurian is taking necessary steps to prepare for Driftwood LNG construction by entering into this long-term lease and executing certain projects such as road improvements and utility relocation. We have an active and productive relationship with Port of Lake Charles officials and they have been helpful partners from the early development and site selection of our liquefied natural gas export terminal. Tellurian appreciates and thanks the Lake Charles Harbor and Terminal District Board of Commissioners for their hard work and the ongoing role they will play in the success of Driftwood LNG.”.
It opened the trading session at $4.35, the shares rose to $4.4199 and dropped to $4.24, the range by which the price of stock traded the whole day. The daily chart for TELL points out that the company has recorded 216.55% gains over the past six months. However, it is still -547.06% lower than its most recent low trading price.
If we look at the average trading volume of 14.87M shares, TELL reached to a volume of 5639135 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 Tellurian Inc. [TELL]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for TELL shares is $5.28 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on TELL stock is a recommendation set at 2.70. 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.
B. Riley Securities have made an estimate for Tellurian Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Buy, with their previous recommendation back on July 08, 2021. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, Evercore ISI raised their target price from $3 to $7. The new note on the price target was released on June 08, 2021, representing the official price target for Tellurian Inc. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise from $2 to $8, while Morgan Stanley kept a Equal-Weight rating on TELL stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Tellurian Inc. is set at 0.42, with the Price to Sales ratio for TELL stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 46.80. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 8.63, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 0.15.
Trading performance analysis for TELL stock
Tellurian Inc. [TELL] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -5.58. With this latest performance, TELL shares dropped by -10.57% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 216.55% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 342.26% 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 TELL stock in for the last two-week period is set at 54.50, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 52.81, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 55.92 for Tellurian Inc. [TELL]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 3.62, while it was recorded at 4.33 for the last single week of trading, and 2.31 for the last 200 days.
Tellurian Inc. [TELL]: A deeper dive into fundamental analysis
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Tellurian Inc. [TELL] shares currently have an operating margin of -191.96 and a Gross Margin at +7.97. Tellurian Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -562.85.
Return on Total Capital for TELL is now -26.58, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -109.86. Return on Equity for this stock declined to -153.02, with Return on Assets sitting at -62.40. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Tellurian Inc. [TELL] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 114.44. Additionally, TELL Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 53.37, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 42.61. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 45.93, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 21.41.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Tellurian Inc. [TELL] managed to generate an average of -$2,065,647 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 6.92 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.11.Tellurian Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 1.00 and a Current Ratio set at 1.00.
An analysis of insider ownership at Tellurian Inc. [TELL]
There are presently around $428 million, or 24.10% of TELL stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of TELL stocks are: STATE STREET CORP with ownership of 23,481,581, which is approximately 770.468% of the company’s market cap and around 16.30% of the total institutional ownership; BLACKROCK INC., holding 13,530,353 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $59.53 million in TELL stocks shares; and VANGUARD GROUP INC, currently with $57.66 million in TELL stock with ownership of nearly 9.403% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Tellurian Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of August and at the time of the August reporting period, where 103 institutional holders increased their position in Tellurian Inc. [NASDAQ:TELL] by around 47,152,278 shares. Additionally, 45 investors decreased positions by around 3,188,320 shares, while 25 investors held positions by with 47,045,755 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 97,386,353 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. TELL stock had 45 new institutional investments in for a total of 8,957,117 shares, while 19 institutional investors sold positions of 1,278,396 shares during the same period.