Meta Materials Inc [NASDAQ: MMAT] plunged by -$0.01 during the normal trading session on Tuesday and reaching a high of $0.1325 during the day while it closed the day at $0.12. The company report on October 23, 2023 at 8:00 AM that Meta Materials Appoints Ms. Jennifer Cheraso as Chief Human Resources Officer.
Meta Materials Inc. (the “Company” or “META”) (Nasdaq:MMAT), a leader in advanced materials and nanotechnology, today announced the appointment of Ms. Jennifer Cheraso as Chief Human Resources Officer. Ms. Cheraso is a human resource executive with more than 25 years of experience. She is a dynamic leader with experience overseeing all aspects of human resources including strategy, organizational effectiveness, talent management, total rewards, M&A and change management. Ms. Cheraso’s expertise comes from HR and cross-functional leadership positions in multiple industries including solar, aerospace, advanced materials, and technology.
Prior to joining Meta Materials, Ms. Cheraso led the Human Resources department at Array Technologies, Inc., where she helped lead the organization to a very successful IPO. Prior to that she spent 20 years at Honeywell in various HR leadership roles.
Meta Materials Inc stock has also loss -15.21% of its value over the past 7 days. However, MMAT stock has declined by -50.00% in the 3 months of the year. Over the past six months meanwhile, it has lost -36.28% and lost -89.83% year-on date.
The market cap for MMAT stock reached $59.22 million, with 489.42 million shares outstanding and 399.45 million shares in the current float. Compared to the average trading volume of 4.41M shares, MMAT reached a trading volume of 5874018 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
Here’s what leading stock market gurus have to say about Meta Materials Inc [MMAT]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for MMAT shares is $1.50 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on MMAT stock is a recommendation set at 2.00. 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.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Meta Materials Inc is set at 0.02, with the Price to Sales ratio for MMAT stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 8.07. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 0.57, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 0.03.
MMAT stock trade performance evaluation
Meta Materials Inc [MMAT] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -15.21. With this latest performance, MMAT shares dropped by -46.05% in over the last four-week period, additionally sinking by -36.28% over the last 6 months – not to mention a drop of -88.14% 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 MMAT stock in for the last two-week period is set at 26.59, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 23.55, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 29.95 for Meta Materials Inc [MMAT]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 0.2045, while it was recorded at 0.1334 for the last single week of trading, and 0.3549 for the last 200 days.
Meta Materials Inc [MMAT]: An insightful look at the core fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Meta Materials Inc [MMAT] shares currently have an operating margin of -816.31 and a Gross Margin at -36.44. Meta Materials Inc’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -775.50.
Return on Total Capital for MMAT is now -22.84, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -21.77. Return on Equity for this stock declined to -22.18, with Return on Assets sitting at -18.47. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Meta Materials Inc [MMAT] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 2.13. Additionally, MMAT Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 2.09, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 1.91. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 1.75, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 1.71.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Meta Materials Inc [MMAT] managed to generate an average of -$693,879 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 1.95 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.02.Meta Materials Inc’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 1.15 and a Current Ratio set at 1.18.
Meta Materials Inc [MMAT]: Institutional Ownership
The top three institutional holders of MMAT stocks are: VANGUARD GROUP INC with ownership of 1.3 billion shares, which is approximately 8.2579%. BLACKROCK INC., holding 1.04 billion shares of the stock with an approximate value of $201.66 billion in MMAT stocks shares; and BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY INC, currently with $177.59 billion in MMAT stock with ownership which is approximately 5.7994%.