In last trading session, Pacific Ethanol, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEIX) saw 26,175,596 shares changing hands with its beta currently measuring 3.77. Company’s recent per share price level of $6.07 trading at $1.27 or 26.46% at ring of the bell on the day assigns it a market valuation of $345.91 Million. That closing price of PEIX’s stock is at a discount of -3.62% from its 52-week high price of $6.29 and is indicating a premium of 96.38% from its 52-week low price of $0.22. Taking a look at company’s average trading volume for last 10-days demonstrates a volume of 4.66 Million shares which gives us an average trading volume of 4.62 Million if we extend that period to 3-months.
For Pacific Ethanol, Inc. (PEIX), analysts’ consensus is at an average recommendation of Buy while assigning it a mean rating of 2. Splitting up the data highlights that, out of 2 analysts covering the stock, none rated the stock as a Sell while none recommended an Overweight rating for the stock. None suggested the stock as a Hold whereas 2 see the stock as a Buy. None analyst(s) advised it as an Underweight. The company is expected to be making an EPS of $0.31 in the current quarter.
Pacific Ethanol, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEIX) trade information
Upright in the green today for gaining 26.46%, in the last five days PEIX remained trading in the green while hitting it’s week-highest on Wednesday, Sep 16 when the stock touched $6.29-3 price level, adding 3.5% to its value on the day. Pacific Ethanol, Inc.’s shares saw a change of 833.85% in year-to-date performance and have moved 31.39% in past 5-day. Pacific Ethanol, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEIX) showed a performance of 77.49% in past 30-days. Number of shares sold short was 1.55 Million shares which calculate 0.34 days to cover the short interests.
Wall Street analysts have assigned a consensus price target of $12.5 to the stock, which implies a rise of 105.93% to its current value. Analysts have been projecting $9 as a low price target for the stock while placing it at a high target of $16. It follows that stock’s current price would jump +163.59% in reaching the projected high whereas dropping to the targeted low would mean a loss of 48.27% for stock’s current value.
Pacific Ethanol, Inc. (PEIX) estimates and forecasts
Statistics highlight that Pacific Ethanol, Inc. is scoring comparatively higher than the scores of other players of the relevant industry. The company added +2455.79% of value to its shares in past 6 months, showing an annual growth rate of NA% while that of industry is -10.8. Apart from that, the company came raising its revenue forecast for fiscal year 2020. The company is estimating its revenue growth to increase by 153.4% in the current quarter and calculating 228% increase in the next quarter. This year revenue growth is estimated to drop -30.2% from the last financial year’s standing.
1 industry analysts have given their estimates about the company’s current quarter revenue by setting an average figure of $228.3 Million for the same. And 1 analysts are in estimates of company making revenue of $242.1 Million in the next quarter that will end in December 01, 2020. Company posted $365.16 Million and $357.62 Million of sales in current and next quarters respectively a year earlier. Analysts are expecting this quarter sales to drop by -37.5% while estimating it to be -32.3% for the next quarter.
Weighing up company’s earnings over the past 5-year and in the next 5-year periods, we find the company posting an annual earnings growth rate of -33.4% during past 5 years. In 2020, company’s earnings growth rate is likely to be around -34.2% while estimates for its earnings growth in next 5 years are of 20%