Genius Brands International Inc. (NASDAQ:GNUS)’s traded shares stood at 2.56 million during the last session, with the company’s beta value hitting 1.78. At the close of trading, the stock’s price was $1.46, to imply an increase of 2.10% or $0.03 in intraday trading. The GNUS share’s 52-week high remains $3.12, putting it -113.7% down since that peak but still an impressive 32.88% since price per share fell to its 52-week low of $0.98. The company has a valuation of $448.42M, with an average of 4.05 million shares in intraday trading volume over the past 10 days and average of 6.30 million shares over the past 3 months.
Analysts have given a consensus recommendation of a Buy for Genius Brands International Inc. (GNUS), translating to a mean rating of 2.00. Of 1 analyst(s) looking at the stock, 0 analyst(s) give GNUS a Sell rating. 0 of those analysts rate the stock as Overweight while 0 advise Hold as 1 recommend it as a Buy. 0 analyst(s) have given it an Underweight rating. Estimates put the company’s current-quarter earnings per share at $0.
Genius Brands International Inc. (NASDAQ:GNUS) trade information
After registering a 2.10% upside in the last session, Genius Brands International Inc. (GNUS) has traded red over the past five days. The stock hit a weekly high of 1.5500 this Wednesday, 09/15/21, jumping 2.10% in its intraday price action. The 5-day price performance for the stock is -2.67%, and -3.95% over 30 days. With these gigs, the year-to-date price performance is 5.80%. Short interest in Genius Brands International Inc. (NASDAQ:GNUS) saw shorts transact 46.53 million shares and set a 1.21 days time to cover.
Analysts on Wall Street suggest a consensus price target of $4.50, implying an increase of 67.56% to the stock’s current value. The extremes give us $4.50 and $4.50 for target low and target high price respectively. As such, GNUS has been trading -208.22% off suggested target high and -208.22% from its likely low.
Genius Brands International Inc. (GNUS) estimates and forecasts
The rating firms project that company’s revenue will grow 45.60% compared to the previous financial year.
Genius Brands International Inc. has its next earnings report out on March 20. However, it is important to take into account that this dividend yield ratio is just an indicator to only serve the purpose of guidance. Investors interested to invest in the stock should ponder company’s other fundamental and operations related aspects too. Genius Brands International Inc. has a forward dividend ratio of 0, with the share yield ticking at 0.00% to continue the rising pattern observed over the past year. The company’s average dividend yield trailing the past 5-year period is 0.00%.
Genius Brands International Inc. (NASDAQ:GNUS)’s Major holders
Genius Brands International Inc. insiders hold 4.85% of total outstanding shares, with institutional holders owning 11.11% of the shares at 11.68% float percentage. In total, 11.11% institutions holds shares in the company, led by Blackrock Inc. As of Dec 30, 2020, the company held over 4.56 million shares (or 1.52% of shares), all amounting to roughly $6.29 million.
The next major institution holding the largest number of shares is Vanguard Group, Inc. (The) with 3.5 million shares, or about 1.16% of shares outstanding. As of the market price on Dec 30, 2020, these shares were worth $4.83 million.
We also have Vanguard Extended Market Index Fund and Fidelity Extended Market Index Fund as the top two Mutual Funds with the largest holdings of the Genius Brands International Inc. (GNUS) shares. Going by data provided on Dec 30, 2020, Vanguard Extended Market Index Fund holds roughly 3.38 million shares. This is just over 1.13% of the total shares, with a market valuation of $4.66 million. Data from the same date shows that the other fund manager holds a little less at 1.14 million, or 0.38% of the shares, all valued at about 1.95 million.