FuelCell Energy Inc. [NASDAQ: FCEL] gained 4.90% on the last trading session, reaching $4.28 price per share at the time. The company report on April 6, 2022 that FuelCell Energy Announces the Appointment of Mark Feasel to Executive Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer.
FuelCell Energy, Inc. (Nasdaq: FCEL) — a global leader in manufacturing stationary fuel cell energy platforms for decarbonizing power, and producing hydrogen to enable a world empowered by clean energy — today announced the appointment by the Board of Directors of Mark Feasel to the position of Executive Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer. Mark’s appointment will be effective as of April 18, 2022. This role was previously held by the Company’s President and CEO, Jason Few.
Mark will join FuelCell Energy from Schneider Electric USA where he has spent more than fifteen years in various executive positions of increasing responsibility, most recently as the President of the Electrical Utility & Smart Grid North American division. Mark began his career in the U.S. Navy, where he was responsible for the operation and maintenance of the systems associated with the nuclear reactor plant on a ballistic missile submarine. He received several commendations during his time of service.
FuelCell Energy Inc. represents 366.74 million in outstanding shares, while the company has a total market value of $1.62 billion with the latest information. FCEL stock price has been found in the range of $4.02 to $4.30.
If compared to the average trading volume of 20.39M shares, FCEL reached a trading volume of 12331511 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 FuelCell Energy Inc. [FCEL]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for FCEL shares is $5.61 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on FCEL stock is a recommendation set at 3.30. 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.
KeyBanc Capital Markets have made an estimate for FuelCell Energy Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Sector Weight, with their previous recommendation back on January 05, 2022. The new note on the price target was released on December 29, 2021, representing the official price target for FuelCell Energy Inc. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise to $9, while Wells Fargo analysts kept a Underweight rating on FCEL stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for FuelCell Energy Inc. is set at 0.37, with the Price to Sales ratio for FCEL stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 18.77. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 2.61, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 0.99.
Trading performance analysis for FCEL stock
FuelCell Energy Inc. [FCEL] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -5.31. With this latest performance, FCEL shares dropped by -25.69% in over the last four-week period, additionally sinking by -46.43% over the last 6 months – not to mention a drop of -52.92% 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 FCEL stock in for the last two-week period is set at 34.66, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 32.18, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 38.00 for FuelCell Energy Inc. [FCEL]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 5.61, while it was recorded at 4.23 for the last single week of trading, and 6.37 for the last 200 days.
FuelCell Energy Inc. [FCEL]: A deeper dive into fundamental analysis
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and FuelCell Energy Inc. [FCEL] shares currently have an operating margin of -86.05 and a Gross Margin at -15.25. FuelCell Energy Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -145.23.
Return on Equity for this stock declined to -21.13, with Return on Assets sitting at -14.45.
FuelCell Energy Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 5.90 and a Current Ratio set at 6.80.
FuelCell Energy Inc. [FCEL]: An earnings per share (EPS) analysis
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 FCEL. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for FuelCell Energy Inc. go to 15.00%.
An analysis of insider ownership at FuelCell Energy Inc. [FCEL]
There are presently around $638 million, or 45.70% of FCEL stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of FCEL stocks are: BLACKROCK INC. with ownership of 32,625,987, which is approximately 4.92% of the company’s market cap and around 0.10% of the total institutional ownership; VANGUARD GROUP INC, holding 32,316,818 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $138.32 million in FCEL stocks shares; and STATE STREET CORP, currently with $37.8 million in FCEL stock with ownership of nearly 19.187% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in FuelCell Energy Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of March and at the time of the March reporting period, where 153 institutional holders increased their position in FuelCell Energy Inc. [NASDAQ:FCEL] by around 28,035,972 shares. Additionally, 102 investors decreased positions by around 16,592,359 shares, while 58 investors held positions by with 104,354,208 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 148,982,539 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. FCEL stock had 54 new institutional investments in for a total of 5,569,850 shares, while 38 institutional investors sold positions of 4,945,827 shares during the same period.