SunPower Corporation (NASDAQ:SPWR) has a beta value of 2.63 and has seen 4,463,490 shares traded in the last trading session. The company, currently valued at $1.87 Billion, closed the last trade at $10.97 per share which meant it gained $0.33 on the day or 3.1% during that session. The SPWR stock price is -13.58% off its 52-week high price of $12.46 and 75.93% above the 52-week low of $2.64. If we look at the company’s 10-day average daily trading volume, we find that it stood at 5.39 Million shares traded. The 3-month trading volume is 6.84 Million shares.
The consensus among analysts is that SunPower Corporation (SPWR) is a Hold stock at the moment, with a recommendation rating of 3.2. 3 analysts rate the stock as a Sell, while 1 rate it as Overweight. 5 out of 12 have rated it as a Hold, with 2 advising it as a Buy. 1 have rated the stock as Underweight. The expected earnings per share for the stock is -$0.03.
SunPower Corporation (NASDAQ:SPWR) trade information
Sporting 3.1% in the green today, the stock has traded in the green over the last five days, with the highest price hit on Thursday, Sep 10 when the SPWR stock price touched $11.89- or saw a rise of 7.74%. Year-to-date, SunPower Corporation shares have moved 40.64%, while the 5-day performance has seen it change -1.08%. Over the past 30 days, the shares of SunPower Corporation (NASDAQ:SPWR) have changed -3.35%. Short interest in the company has seen 29.85 Million shares shorted with days to cover at 4.36.
Wall Street analysts have a consensus price target for the stock at $8.12, which means that the shares’ value could jump -25.98% from current levels. The projected low price target is $3.27 while the price target rests at a high of $13. In that case, then, we find that the current price level is +18.51% off the targeted high while a plunge would see the stock lose -70.19% from current levels.
SunPower Corporation (SPWR) estimates and forecasts
Figures show that SunPower Corporation shares have outperformed across the wider relevant industry. The company’s shares have gained +273.16% over the past 6 months, with this year growth rate of 100%, compared to 14.6% for the industry. Other than that, the company has, however, lowered its growth outlook for the 2020 fiscal year revenue. Growth estimates for the current quarter are -142.9% and -69.6% for the next quarter. Revenue growth from the last financial year stood is estimated to be -29.8%.
3 analysts offering their estimates for the company have set an average revenue estimate of $232.21 Million for the current quarter. 3 have an estimated revenue figure of $358.45 Million for the next quarter concluding in December 01, 2020. Year-ago sales stood $479.54 Million and $606.95 Million respectively for this quarter and the next, and analysts expect sales will grow by -51.6% for the current quarter and -40.9% for the next.
If we evaluate the company’s growth over the last 5-year and for the next 5-year period, we find that annual earnings growth was -37.3% over the past 5 years. Earnings growth for 2020 is a modest +102.6% while over the next 5 years, the company’s earnings are expected to increase by -0.4%.
SunPower Corporation (NASDAQ:SPWR)’s Major holders
Insiders own 52.69% of the company shares, while shares held by institutions stand at 46.06% with a share float percentage of 97.35%. Investors are also buoyed by the number of investors in a company, with SunPower Corporation having a total of 269 institutions that hold shares in the company. The top two institutional holders are Wellington Management Company, LLP with over 13.14 Million shares worth more than $100.66 Million. As of June 29, 2020, Wellington Management Company, LLP held 7.73% of shares outstanding.
The other major institutional holder is Vanguard Group, Inc. (The), with the holding of over 11.49 Million shares as of June 29, 2020. The firm’s total holdings are worth over $87.99 Million and represent 6.75% of shares outstanding.
Also the top two Mutual Funds that are holding company’s shares are Vanguard Explorer Fund, Inc. and Invesco ETF TR II-Invesco Solar ETF. As of April 29, 2020, the former fund manager holds about 2.72% shares in the company for having 4632827 shares of worth $34.05 Million while later fund manager owns 3.2 Million shares of worth $23.11 Million as of May 30, 2020, which makes it owner of about 1.88% of company’s outstanding stock.