During the recent session, iRobot Corporation (NASDAQ:IRBT)’s traded shares were 6.99 million, with the beta value of the company hitting 1.42. At the last check today, the stock’s price was $59.52, reflecting an intraday gain of 19.06% or $9.53. The 52-week high for the IRBT share is $98.86, that puts it down -66.1 from that peak though still a striking 40.51% gain since the share price plummeted to a 52-week low of $35.41. The company’s market capitalization is $1.27B, and the average intraday trading volume over the past 10 days was 0.36 million shares, and the average trade volume was 420.28K shares over the past three months.
iRobot Corporation (NASDAQ:IRBT) trade information
iRobot Corporation (IRBT) registered a 19.06% upside in the last session and has traded in the green over the past 5 sessions. The stock spiked 19.06% in intraday trading to $59.52 this Thursday, 08/04/22, hitting a weekly high. The stock’s 5-day price performance is 9.20%, and it has moved by 27.75% in 30 days. Based on these gigs, the overall price performance for the year is -41.80%. The short interest in iRobot Corporation (NASDAQ:IRBT) is 3.91 million shares and it means that shorts have 9.64 day(s) to cover.
iRobot Corporation (IRBT) estimates and forecasts
Statistics show that iRobot Corporation has outperformed its competitors in share price, compared to the industry in which it operates. iRobot Corporation (IRBT) shares have gone down -23.40% during the last six months, with a year-to-date growth rate more than the industry average at 26.87% against 2.50. Yet analysts are ramping up their growth forecast for the fiscal year 2022. Revenue is predicted to shrink -674.10% this quarter and then jump 21.60% in the quarter after that. In the rating firms’ projections, revenue will increase 5.40% compared to the previous financial year.
Revenue for the current quarter is expected to be $303.06 million as predicted by 5 analyst(s). Meanwhile, a consensus of 5 analyst(s) estimates revenue growth to $485.45 million by the end of Sep 2022.
An analysis of the company’s performance over the past 5 years shows that the company’s earnings shrunk an estimated -6.20%. While earnings are projected to return -79.00% in 2022, the next five years will return 34.40% per annum.
iRobot Corporation is due to release its next quarterly earnings between May 02 and May 06. However, it is important to remember that the dividend yield ratio is merely an indicator meant to only serve as guidance.
iRobot Corporation (NASDAQ:IRBT)’s Major holders
iRobot Corporation insiders own 1.96% of total outstanding shares while institutional holders control 91.45%, with the float percentage being 93.27%. Blackrock Inc. is the largest shareholder of the company, while 348 institutions own stock in it. As of Mar 30, 2022, the company held over 4.86 million shares (or 17.93% of all shares), a total value of $308.22 million in shares.
The next largest institutional holding, with 2.94 million shares, is of Vanguard Group, Inc. (The)’s that is approximately 10.84% of outstanding shares. At the market price on Mar 30, 2022, these shares were valued at $186.39 million.
Also, the Mutual Funds coming in first place with the largest holdings of iRobot Corporation (IRBT) shares are iShares Core S&P Smallcap ETF and Primecap Odyssey Growth Fund. Data provided on Jun 29, 2022 indicates that iShares Core S&P Smallcap ETF owns about 1.93 million shares. This amounts to just over 7.12 percent of the company’s overall shares, with a $70.93 million market value. The same data shows that the other fund manager holds slightly less at 1.27 million, or about 4.68% of the stock, which is worth about $64.31 million.