Vroom Inc. [NASDAQ: VRM] loss -1.09% or -0.33 points to close at $30.05 with a heavy trading volume of 3556839 shares. The company report on August 12, 2021 that Fintech Platform FUSE Autotech Raises $10M in Series A Funding Led by Target Global.
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FUSE Autotech, a fintech software platform that redefines the car buying process, announced the completion of its $10 million Series A round of financing, led by Target Global with participation from PICO Venture Partners, Christopher Muhr, former COO of Auto1 (FSE: AG1), and Escavel Capital. This new round of funding will be used to expand FUSE’s product and R&D teams.
It opened the trading session at $30.60, the shares rose to $30.99 and dropped to $29.76, the range by which the price of stock traded the whole day. The daily chart for VRM points out that the company has recorded -41.00% loss over the past six months. However, it is still -11.46% lower than its most recent low trading price.
If we look at the average trading volume of 2.14M shares, VRM reached to a volume of 3556839 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 Vroom Inc. [VRM]:
Raymond James have made an estimate for Vroom Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Outperform, with their previous recommendation back on April 08, 2021. The new note on the price target was released on December 17, 2020, representing the official price target for Vroom Inc. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise to $58, while Truist analysts kept a Buy rating on VRM stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Vroom Inc. is set at 2.04, with the Price to Sales ratio for VRM stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 2.00. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 3.61, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 10.59.
Trading performance analysis for VRM stock
Vroom Inc. [VRM] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -19.93. With this latest performance, VRM shares dropped by -21.97% in over the last four-week period, additionally sinking by -41.00% over the last 6 months – not to mention a drop of -46.69% 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 VRM stock in for the last two-week period is set at 23.14, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 17.16, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 28.29 for Vroom Inc. [VRM]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 40.05, while it was recorded at 35.12 for the last single week of trading, and 40.33 for the last 200 days.
Vroom Inc. [VRM]: A deeper dive into fundamental analysis
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Vroom Inc. [VRM] shares currently have an operating margin of -13.15 and a Gross Margin at +4.93. Vroom Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -14.94.
Return on Total Capital for VRM is now -17.44, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -26.34. Return on Equity for this stock declined to -26.55, with Return on Assets sitting at -17.73. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Vroom Inc. [VRM] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 28.31. Additionally, VRM Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 22.06, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 20.15. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 0.99, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 0.77.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Vroom Inc. [VRM] managed to generate an average of -$214,829 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 29.70 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 1.19.Vroom Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 2.50 and a Current Ratio set at 3.30.
An analysis of insider ownership at Vroom Inc. [VRM]
There are presently around $4,012 million, or 93.90% of VRM stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of VRM stocks are: CATTERTON MANAGEMENT COMPANY, L.L.C. with ownership of 19,741,015, which is approximately 0% of the company’s market cap and around 0.80% of the total institutional ownership; BLACKROCK INC., holding 15,476,782 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $465.08 million in VRM stocks shares; and BAILLIE GIFFORD & CO, currently with $364.59 million in VRM stock with ownership of nearly 5.162% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Vroom Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of August and at the time of the August reporting period, where 132 institutional holders increased their position in Vroom Inc. [NASDAQ:VRM] by around 36,408,296 shares. Additionally, 73 investors decreased positions by around 28,121,171 shares, while 22 investors held positions by with 68,967,879 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 133,497,346 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. VRM stock had 47 new institutional investments in for a total of 8,982,120 shares, while 27 institutional investors sold positions of 2,476,455 shares during the same period.