Globalstar Inc. [AMEX: GSAT] stock went on a downward path that fall over -1.87% on Monday, amounting to a one-week price decrease of less than -9.48%. The company report on March 29, 2023 that Globalstar Announces $200 Million Non-Convertible Financing to Satisfy Remaining Capital Needs.
Globalstar, Inc. (NYSE American: GSAT), a leading telecom infrastructure provider, today announced that it has entered into a purchase agreement with an affiliate of Värde Partners and others providing for the sale of $200 million in aggregate principal amount of 13% Senior Notes due 2029. This transaction is expected to close on or around March 31, 2023. The notes are non-convertible and therefore do not result in equity dilution. Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC acted as exclusive placement agent to Globalstar in connection with the financing.
Unlock the Hottest Top 10 Penny Stocks Today! Discover Now
Dive into the world of lucrative penny stocks with MarketClub's groundbreaking "Smart Scan" technology! Get an instant snapshot of the top 50 high volume stocks with a clear direction and outstanding liquidity - in other words, the strongest trending. To unlock this exclusive list, simply provide your first name, last name, and email for instant access.
Gain Access to Top 10 Penny Stocks Now!.
The proceeds from the notes will be used primarily to repay all remaining amounts due under Globalstar’s 2019 facility agreement of approximately $148 million. The remaining proceeds will be used for fees and general corporate purposes.
Over the last 12 months, GSAT stock dropped by -24.46%. The one-year Globalstar Inc. stock forecast points to a potential upside of 70.0. The average equity rating for GSAT stock is currently 2.70, trading closer to a bullish pattern in the stock market.
The market cap for the stock reached $1.99 billion, with 1.81 billion shares outstanding and 681.44 million shares in the current float. Compared to the average trading volume of 3.90M shares, GSAT stock reached a trading volume of 8452141 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
Guru’s Opinion on Globalstar Inc. [GSAT]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for GSAT shares is $3.50 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on GSAT 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.
Craig Hallum have made an estimate for Globalstar Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Buy, with their previous recommendation back on October 31, 2022. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, B. Riley Securities raised their target price to Buy. The new note on the price target was released on June 21, 2021, representing the official price target for Globalstar Inc. stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Globalstar Inc. is set at 0.07, with the Price to Sales ratio for GSAT stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 13.40. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 6.18, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 0.02. Price to Free Cash Flow for GSAT in the course of the last twelve months was 35.10 with Quick ratio for the last quarter at 0.40.
GSAT Stock Performance Analysis:
Globalstar Inc. [GSAT] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -9.48. With this latest performance, GSAT shares dropped by -8.70% in over the last four-week period, additionally sinking by -41.01% over the last 6 months – not to mention a drop of -24.46% 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 GSAT stock in for the last two-week period is set at 42.94, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 41.05, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 43.29 for Globalstar Inc. [GSAT]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 1.1781, while it was recorded at 1.1040 for the last single week of trading, and 1.5132 for the last 200 days.
Insight into Globalstar Inc. Fundamentals:
Globalstar Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 0.40 and a Current Ratio set at 0.40.
GSAT Stock EPS
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 GSAT. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Globalstar Inc. go to 15.00%.
Globalstar Inc. [GSAT] Insider Position Details
There are presently around $367 million, or 18.60% of GSAT stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of GSAT stocks are: MUDRICK CAPITAL MANAGEMENT, L.P. with ownership of 86,838,949, which is approximately 0% of the company’s market cap and around 0.70% of the total institutional ownership; VANGUARD GROUP INC, holding 68,261,560 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $73.04 million in GSAT stocks shares; and BLACKROCK INC., currently with $48.51 million in GSAT stock with ownership of nearly 3.125% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Globalstar Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of Thursday and at the time of the Thursday reporting period, where 106 institutional holders increased their position in Globalstar Inc. [AMEX:GSAT] by around 22,204,993 shares. Additionally, 67 investors decreased positions by around 10,635,607 shares, while 57 investors held positions by with 310,581,185 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 343,421,785 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. GSAT stock had 36 new institutional investments in for a total of 3,170,849 shares, while 21 institutional investors sold positions of 1,104,460 shares during the same period.