In the last trading session, 1.75 million shares of the Vacasa Inc. (NASDAQ:VCSA) were traded. Most recently the company’s share price was $3.02, and it changed around $0.12 or 4.14% from the last close, which brings the market valuation of the company to $1.17B. VCSA currently trades at a discount to its 52-week high of $11.00, offering almost -264.24% off that amount. The share price’s 52-week low was $2.42, which indicates that the current value has risen by an impressive 19.87% since then. We note from Vacasa Inc.’s average daily trading volume that its 10-day average is 2.49 million shares, with the 3-month average coming to 1.20 million.
Vacasa Inc. stock received a consensus recommendation rating of an Overweight, based on a mean score of 2.20. If we narrow it down even further, the data shows that 0 out of 8 analysts rate the stock as a Sell; another 0 rate it as Overweight. Among the rest, 3 recommended VCSA as a Hold, whereas 5 deemed it a Buy, and 0 rated it as Underweight. Vacasa Inc. is expected to report earnings per share of -$0.09 for the current quarter.
Vacasa Inc. (NASDAQ:VCSA) trade information
Instantly VCSA has showed a green trend with a performance of 4.14% at the end of last trading. The performance over the last five days has remained in the green territory. The rise to weekly highs of 3.25 on Tuesday, 06/21/22 increased the stock’s daily price by 7.08%. The company’s shares are currently down -63.70% year-to-date, but still up 16.60% over the last five days. On the other hand, Vacasa Inc. (NASDAQ:VCSA) is -32.13% up in the 30-day period. We can see from the shorts that 4.04 million shares have been sold at a short interest cover period of 7.45 day(s).
The consensus price target as assigned by Wall Street analysts is $8.50, which translates to bulls needing to increase their stock price by 64.47% from its current value. Analyst projections state that VCSA is forecast to be at a low of $5.50 and a high of $12.00. In order for the stock price to hit the forecast high, the stock would need to plunge -297.35% from its current level, while the stock would need to crash -82.12% from its current level to reach the projected low.
Vacasa Inc. (VCSA) estimates and forecasts
Vacasa Inc. share prices are performing particularly well not compared to other companies within the same industry. As is evident from the statistics, the company’s shares have fallen -60.57 percent over the past six months and at a -716.67% annual growth rate that is well below the industry average of 14.50%. The year-over-year growth rate is expected to be 29.80%, up from the previous year.
Consensus estimates provided by 8 financial analysts predict the company will bring in an average of $284.26 million in revenue for the current quarter. 8 analysts expect Vacasa Inc. to make $392.98 million in revenue for the quarter ending Sep 2022. Forecasts for the next quarter put sales growth at 19.10%.
Vacasa Inc.’s next quarterly earnings report is expected to be released in July.
Vacasa Inc. (NASDAQ:VCSA)’s Major holders
Upon looking at major shareholders, it appears that insiders hold 2.74% of Vacasa Inc. shares, and 57.67% of them are in the hands of institutional investors. The stock currently has a share float of 59.30%. Vacasa Inc. stock is held by 65 institutions, with Silver Lake Group, L.l.c. being the largest institutional investor. By Dec 30, 2021, it held 29.08% of the shares, which is about 62.47 million shares worth $519.78 million.
Silver Lake Group, L.l.c., with 29.08% or 62.47 million shares worth $519.78 million as of Dec 30, 2021, holds the second largest percentage of outstanding shares.
Franklin Strategic Series-Franklin Small Cap Growth Fund and Guggenheim Fds Tr-Guggenheim Macro Opportunities Fund were the top two Mutual Funds as of Jan 30, 2022. The former held 1.24 million shares worth $7.51 million, making up 0.58% of all outstanding shares. On the other hand, Guggenheim Fds Tr-Guggenheim Macro Opportunities Fund held roughly 0.5 million shares worth around $4.19 million, which represents about 0.23% of the total shares outstanding.