Exela Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:XELA) has a beta value of 1.74 and has seen 210.39 million shares traded in the last trading session. The company, currently valued at $9.52M, closed the last trade at $0.08 per share which meant it gained $0.01 on the day or 5.24% during that session. The XELA stock price is -23787.5% off its 52-week high price of $19.11 and 12.5% above the 52-week low of $0.07. If we look at the company’s 10-day average daily trading volume, we find that it stood at 157.26 million shares traded. The 3-month trading volume is 48.56 million shares.
The consensus among analysts is that Exela Technologies Inc. (XELA) is a Hold stock at the moment, with a recommendation rating of 2.50. 0 analysts rate the stock as a Sell, while 0 rate it as Overweight. 1 out of 1 have rated it as a Hold, with 0 advising it as a Buy. 0 have rated the stock as Underweight. The expected earnings per share for the stock is -$0.58.
Exela Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:XELA) trade information
Sporting 5.24% in the green in last session, the stock has traded in the green over the last five days, with the highest price hit on Monday, 01/23/23 when the XELA stock price touched $0.08 or saw a rise of 14.89%. Year-to-date, Exela Technologies Inc. shares have moved -4.51%, while the 5-day performance has seen it change 9.82%. Over the past 30 days, the shares of Exela Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:XELA) have changed -15.72%. Short interest in the company has seen 10.55 million shares shorted with days to cover at 1.37.
Wall Street analysts have a consensus price target for the stock at $2.00, which means that the shares’ value could jump 96.0% from current levels. The projected low price target is $2.00 while the price target rests at a high of $2.00. In that case, then, we find that the current price level is -2400.0% off the targeted high while a plunge would see the stock gain -2400.0% from current levels.
Exela Technologies Inc. (XELA) estimates and forecasts
Figures show that Exela Technologies Inc. shares have outperformed across the wider relevant industry. The company’s shares have lost -97.44% over the past 6 months, with this year growth rate of 86.23%, compared to 12.90% for the industry. Other than that, the company has, however, increased its growth outlook for the 2023 fiscal year revenue. Growth estimates for the current quarter are 89.30% and 96.40% for the next quarter. Revenue growth from the last financial year stood is estimated to be -2.80%.
2 analysts offering their estimates for the company have set an average revenue estimate of $283.36 million for the current quarter. 2 have an estimated revenue figure of $303.84 million for the next quarter concluding in Dec 2022.
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 11.60% over the past 5 years.
Exela Technologies Inc. is expected to release its next earnings report between March 09 and March 13 this year, and investors are excited at the prospect of better dividends despite the company’s debt issue.
Exela Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:XELA)’s Major holders
Insiders own 0.10% of the company shares, while shares held by institutions stand at 8.32% with a share float percentage of 8.33%. Investors are also buoyed by the number of investors in a company, with Exela Technologies Inc. having a total of 56 institutions that hold shares in the company. The top two institutional holders are B. Riley Financial, Inc. with over 1.8 million shares worth more than $4.12 million. As of Jun 29, 2022, B. Riley Financial, Inc. held 2.77% of shares outstanding.
The other major institutional holder is Vanguard Group, Inc. (The), with the holding of over 0.88 million shares as of Jun 29, 2022. The firm’s total holdings are worth over $2.01 million and represent 1.35% of shares outstanding.
Also the top two Mutual Funds that are holding company’s shares are Direxion Fds-Direxion Work From Home ETF and Vanguard Total Stock Market Index Fund. As of Sep 29, 2022, the former fund manager holds about 1.93% shares in the company for having 1.25 million shares of worth $0.57 million while later fund manager owns 0.62 million shares of worth $1.42 million as of Jun 29, 2022, which makes it owner of about 0.96% of company’s outstanding stock.