Nordic American Tankers Limited [NYSE: NAT] loss -4.12% or -0.12 points to close at $2.79 with a heavy trading volume of 19711287 shares. The company report on April 13, 2022 that Nordic American Tankers Ltd (NYSE: NAT) – Rates for our one million barrel Suezmaxes are going up.
Wednesday, April 13, 2022.
It opened the trading session at $3.10, the shares rose to $3.19 and dropped to $2.75, the range by which the price of stock traded the whole day. The daily chart for NAT points out that the company has recorded 15.77% gains over the past six months. However, it is still -99.29% lower than its most recent low trading price.
If we look at the average trading volume of 5.79M shares, NAT reached to a volume of 19711287 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 Nordic American Tankers Limited [NAT]:
Evercore ISI have made an estimate for Nordic American Tankers Limited shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as In-line, with their previous recommendation back on May 25, 2021. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, H.C. Wainwright raised their target price to Neutral. The new note on the price target was released on March 29, 2021, representing the official price target for Nordic American Tankers Limited stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Nordic American Tankers Limited is set at 0.25, with the Price to Sales ratio for NAT stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 8.28. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 0.91, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 0.17.
Trading performance analysis for NAT stock
Nordic American Tankers Limited [NAT] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 3.33. With this latest performance, NAT shares gained by 47.62% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 15.77% over the last 6 months – not to mention a drop of -11.43% 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 NAT stock in for the last two-week period is set at 61.57, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 59.95, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 61.74 for Nordic American Tankers Limited [NAT]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 2.12, while it was recorded at 2.81 for the last single week of trading, and 2.16 for the last 200 days.
Nordic American Tankers Limited [NAT]: A deeper dive into fundamental analysis
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Nordic American Tankers Limited [NAT] shares currently have an operating margin of -42.99 and a Gross Margin at -35.01. Nordic American Tankers Limited’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -61.01.
Return on Equity for this stock declined to -20.78, with Return on Assets sitting at -12.72.
Nordic American Tankers Limited’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 1.30 and a Current Ratio set at 1.60.
An analysis of insider ownership at Nordic American Tankers Limited [NAT]
There are presently around $154 million, or 29.20% of NAT stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of NAT stocks are: BLACKROCK INC. with ownership of 9,530,449, which is approximately 2.811% of the company’s market cap and around 1.90% of the total institutional ownership; MILLENNIUM MANAGEMENT LLC, holding 6,024,174 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $16.81 million in NAT stocks shares; and ALLSPRING GLOBAL INVESTMENTS HOLDINGS, LLC, currently with $14.05 million in NAT stock with ownership of nearly New of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Nordic American Tankers Limited stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of May and at the time of the May reporting period, where 82 institutional holders increased their position in Nordic American Tankers Limited [NYSE:NAT] by around 17,717,881 shares. Additionally, 61 investors decreased positions by around 9,947,170 shares, while 26 investors held positions by with 27,581,058 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 55,246,109 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. NAT stock had 30 new institutional investments in for a total of 8,100,198 shares, while 23 institutional investors sold positions of 589,166 shares during the same period.