Pixelworks Inc. (NASDAQ:PXLW)’s traded shares stood at 1.31 million during the last session, with the company’s beta value hitting 2.48. At the close of trading, the stock’s price was $4.64, to imply an increase of 3.57% or $0.16 in intraday trading. The PXLW share’s 52-week high remains $7.90, putting it -70.26% down since that peak but still an impressive 60.13% since price per share fell to its 52-week low of $1.85. The company has a valuation of $242.76M, with an average of 0.73 million shares in intraday trading volume over the past 10 days and average of 2.33 million shares over the past 3 months.
Analysts have given a consensus recommendation of an Overweight for Pixelworks Inc. (PXLW), translating to a mean rating of 2.30. Of 3 analyst(s) looking at the stock, 0 analyst(s) give PXLW a Sell rating. 0 of those analysts rate the stock as Overweight while 1 advise Hold as 2 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 -$0.05.
Pixelworks Inc. (NASDAQ:PXLW) trade information
After registering a 3.57% upside in the last session, Pixelworks Inc. (PXLW) has traded red over the past five days. The stock hit a weekly high of 4.93 this Thursday, 10/07/21, jumping 3.57% in its intraday price action. The 5-day price performance for the stock is -2.93%, and -14.39% over 30 days. With these gigs, the year-to-date price performance is 64.54%. Short interest in Pixelworks Inc. (NASDAQ:PXLW) saw shorts transact 2.12 million shares and set a 0.37 days time to cover.
Analysts on Wall Street suggest a consensus price target of $7.17, implying an increase of 35.29% to the stock’s current value. The extremes give us $4.50 and $10.00 for target low and target high price respectively. As such, PXLW has been trading -115.52% off suggested target high and 3.02% from its likely low.
Pixelworks Inc. (PXLW) estimates and forecasts
Looking at statistics comparing Pixelworks Inc. share performance against respective industry, we note that the company has underperformed competitors. Pixelworks Inc. (PXLW) shares are 47.77% up over the last 6 months, with its year-to-date growth rate lower than industry average at 28.21% against 30.20%. Revenue is forecast to grow 54.50% this quarter before jumping 45.50% for the next one. The rating firms project that company’s revenue will grow 31.30% compared to the previous financial year.
Revenue forecast for the current quarter as set by 3 analysts is $14.8 million. Meanwhile, for the quarter ending Dec 2021, a total of 3 analyst(s) estimate revenue growth to $15.53 million.Earnings reports from the last fiscal year show that sales brought in $8.19 million and $9.64 million respectively in the corresponding quarters. In this case, analysts estimate current quarter sales to rise 80.70% before jumping 61.10% in the following quarter.
An assessment of the company’s 5-year growth patterns shows that annual earnings shrunk an estimated -9.10% for the past 5-year period. While 2021 is set for a -171.70% return in earnings, projections for the next 5 years are at 15.00% annually.
Pixelworks Inc. has its next earnings report out on May 04. 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. Pixelworks 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%.
Pixelworks Inc. (NASDAQ:PXLW)’s Major holders
Pixelworks Inc. insiders hold 7.32% of total outstanding shares, with institutional holders owning 28.89% of the shares at 31.18% float percentage. In total, 28.89% institutions holds shares in the company, led by Vanguard Group, Inc. (The). As of Jun 29, 2021, the company held over 2.1 million shares (or 4.00% of shares), all amounting to roughly $7.15 million.
The next major institution holding the largest number of shares is Baird Financial Group, Inc. with 1.78 million shares, or about 3.39% of shares outstanding. As of the market price on Jun 29, 2021, these shares were worth $6.06 million.
We also have Vanguard Total Stock Market Index Fund and Vanguard Extended Market Index Fund as the top two Mutual Funds with the largest holdings of the Pixelworks Inc. (PXLW) shares. Going by data provided on Jun 29, 2021, Vanguard Total Stock Market Index Fund holds roughly 1.36 million shares. This is just over 2.59% of the total shares, with a market valuation of $4.64 million. Data from the same date shows that the other fund manager holds a little less at 0.65 million, or 1.23% of the shares, all valued at about 2.2 million.