Volta Inc. [NYSE: VLTA] jumped around 0.07 points on Thursday, while shares priced at $1.85 at the close of the session, up 3.93%. The company report on May 10, 2022 that Volta Brings the Power of Its Media Network to More Verticals With the Store Next Door™ Product.
Advertisers can now target high-propensity customers using nearly 40 store categories.
Volta Inc. (NYSE: VLTA), an industry-leading electric vehicle (“EV”) charging network powering vehicles and commerce, today launched its new Store Next Door™ place-based targeting offering. This product brings the power of the Volta Media™ Network to more verticals by enabling location targeting based on the stores adjacent to Volta’s EV charging stations and media screens.
Volta Inc. stock is now -74.80% down from its year-to-date (YTD) trading value. VLTA Stock saw the intraday high of $1.95 and lowest of $1.65 per share. The company’s 52-week high price is 14.34, which means current price is +12.12% above from all time high which was touched on 01/03/22.
Compared to the average trading volume of 3.86M shares, VLTA reached a trading volume of 3402257 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
What do top market gurus say about Volta Inc. [VLTA]?
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for VLTA shares is $5.29 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on VLTA stock is a recommendation set at 2.20. 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.
Goldman have made an estimate for Volta Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Sell, with their previous recommendation back on April 20, 2022. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, DA Davidson raised their target price from $13 to $5. The new note on the price target was released on March 28, 2022, representing the official price target for Volta Inc. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another drop from $10 to $3, while Canaccord Genuity kept a Hold rating on VLTA stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Volta Inc. is set at 0.22, with the Price to Sales ratio for VLTA stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 9.28. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 1.07, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 1.62.
How has VLTA stock performed recently?
Volta Inc. [VLTA] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -10.19. With this latest performance, VLTA shares dropped by -32.97% in over the last four-week period, additionally sinking by -82.09% over the last 6 months – not to mention a drop of -81.37% 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 VLTA stock in for the last two-week period is set at 31.22, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 30.63, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 32.61 for Volta Inc. [VLTA]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 3.1432, while it was recorded at 1.9180 for the last single week of trading, and 6.9992 for the last 200 days.
Volta Inc. [VLTA]: Deeper insight into the fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Volta Inc. [VLTA] shares currently have an operating margin of -824.20 and a Gross Margin at -10.98. Volta Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -856.04.
Return on Equity for this stock declined to -96.89, with Return on Assets sitting at -67.44.
Volta Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 3.10 and a Current Ratio set at 3.10.
Insider trade positions for Volta Inc. [VLTA]
There are presently around $55 million, or 18.80% of VLTA stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of VLTA stocks are: PICTET ASSET MANAGEMENT SA with ownership of 5,823,045, which is approximately 412.997% of the company’s market cap and around 19.30% of the total institutional ownership; HANDELSBANKEN FONDER AB, holding 3,601,303 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $6.41 million in VLTA stocks shares; and VANGUARD GROUP INC, currently with $5.13 million in VLTA stock with ownership of nearly 153.521% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Volta Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of June and at the time of the June reporting period, where 63 institutional holders increased their position in Volta Inc. [NYSE:VLTA] by around 16,579,426 shares. Additionally, 44 investors decreased positions by around 11,863,204 shares, while 12 investors held positions by with 2,234,486 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 30,677,116 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. VLTA stock had 35 new institutional investments in for a total of 8,581,759 shares, while 28 institutional investors sold positions of 7,123,032 shares during the same period.