Blink Charging Co. (NASDAQ:BLNK) has a beta value of 4.16 and has seen 2,471,514 shares traded in the last trading session. The company, currently valued at $1.54 Billion, closed the last trade at $36.8 per share which meant it lost -$1.36 on the day or -3.56% during that session. The BLNK stock price is -75.27% off its 52-week high price of $64.5 and 95.79% above the 52-week low of $1.55. If we look at the company’s 10-day average daily trading volume, we find that it stood at 4.73 Million shares traded. The 3-month trading volume is 8.93 Million shares.
The consensus among analysts is that Blink Charging Co. (BLNK) is an Overweight stock at the moment, with a recommendation rating of 2.2. None of the analysts rate the stock as a Sell, while none rate it as Overweight. 1 out of 4 have rated it as a Hold, with 3 advising it as a Buy. None have rated the stock as Underweight. The expected earnings per share for the stock is -$0.17.
Blink Charging Co. (NASDAQ:BLNK) trade information
Despite being -3.56% in the red in last session, the stock has traded in the green over the last five days, with the highest price hit on Wednesday, Apr 28 when the BLNK stock price touched $40.93- or saw a rise of 10.09%. Year-to-date, Blink Charging Co. shares have moved -13.92%, while the 5-day performance has seen it change -2.1%. Over the past 30 days, the shares of Blink Charging Co. (NASDAQ:BLNK) have changed -0.49%. Short interest in the company has seen 13.62 Million shares shorted with days to cover at 1.53.
Wall Street analysts have a consensus price target for the stock at $53.33, which means that the shares’ value could jump 44.92% from current levels. The projected low price target is $42 while the price target rests at a high of $60. In that case, then, we find that the current price level is +63.04% off the targeted high while a plunge would see the stock lose 14.13% from current levels.
Blink Charging Co. (BLNK) estimates and forecasts
Figures show that Blink Charging Co. shares have underperformed across the wider relevant industry. The company’s shares have gained +393.3% over the past 6 months, with this year growth rate of -10.17%, compared to 4% for the industry. Other than that, the company has, however, lowered its growth outlook for the 2021 fiscal year revenue. Growth estimates for the current quarter are -54.5% and -27.3% for the next quarter. Revenue growth from the last financial year stood is estimated to be +81.1%.
4 analysts offering their estimates for the company have set an average revenue estimate of $1.98 Million for the current quarter. 4 have an estimated revenue figure of $2.36 Million for the next quarter concluding in June 01, 2021. Year-ago sales stood $1.19 Million and $1.57 Million respectively for this quarter and the next, and analysts expect sales will grow by 66.4% for the current quarter and 50.3% 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 +37.2% over the past 5 years. Earnings growth for 2021 is a modest -61.5%.
Blink Charging Co. (NASDAQ:BLNK)’s Major holders
Insiders own 14.05% of the company shares, while shares held by institutions stand at 18.96% with a share float percentage of 22.06%. Investors are also buoyed by the number of investors in a company, with Blink Charging Co. having a total of 152 institutions that hold shares in the company. The top two institutional holders are Vanguard Group Inc. (The) with over 1.08 Million shares worth more than $45.96 Million. As of December 30, 2020, Vanguard Group Inc. (The) held 4.36% of shares outstanding.
The other major institutional holder is State Street Corporation, with the holding of over 1.05 Million shares as of December 30, 2020. The firm’s total holdings are worth over $44.83 Million and represent 4.25% of shares outstanding.
Also the top two Mutual Funds that are holding company’s shares are First Trust NASDAQ Transportation ETF and Invesco ETF Tr-Invesco Wilderhill Clean Energy ETF. As of March 30, 2021, the former fund manager holds about 8.42% shares in the company for having 2077420 shares of worth $85.38 Million while later fund manager owns 935.54 Thousand shares of worth $38.45 Million as of March 30, 2021, which makes it owner of about 3.79% of company’s outstanding stock.