In last trading session, Akoustis Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:AKTS) saw 3.75 million shares changing hands with its beta currently measuring 1.68. Company’s recent per share price level of $0.85 trading at -$0.07 or -8.09% at ring of the bell on the day assigns it a market valuation of $53.45M. That closing price of AKTS’s stock is at a discount of -482.35% from its 52-week high price of $4.95 and is indicating a discount of -7.06% from its 52-week low price of $0.91. Taking a look at company’s average trading volume for last 10-days demonstrates a volume of 2.43 million shares which gives us an average trading volume of 908.41K if we extend that period to 3-months.
For Akoustis Technologies Inc. (AKTS), analysts’ consensus is at an average recommendation of a Buy while assigning it a mean rating of 2.00. Splitting up the data highlights that, out of 5 analysts covering the stock, 0 rated the stock as a Sell while 0 recommended an Overweight rating for the stock. 1 suggested the stock as a Hold whereas 4 see the stock as a Buy. 0 analyst(s) advised it as an Underweight. The company is expected to be making an EPS of -$0.18 in the current quarter.
Akoustis Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:AKTS) trade information
Upright in the red during last session for losing -8.09%, in the last five days AKTS remained trading in the red while hitting it’s week-highest on Monday, 09/11/23 when the stock touched $0.85 price level, adding 32.0% to its value on the day. Akoustis Technologies Inc.’s shares saw a change of -70.00% in year-to-date performance and have moved -28.92% in past 5-day. Akoustis Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:AKTS) showed a performance of -52.74% in past 30-days. Number of shares sold short was 7.22 million shares which calculate 11.77 days to cover the short interests.
Wall Street analysts have assigned a consensus price target of $2.95 to the stock, which implies a rise of 71.19% to its current value. Analysts have been projecting $1.75 as a low price target for the stock while placing it at a high target of $4.00. It follows that stock’s current price would drop -370.59% in reaching the projected high whereas dropping to the targeted low would mean a loss of -105.88% for stock’s current value.
Akoustis Technologies Inc. (AKTS) estimates and forecasts
Statistics highlight that Akoustis Technologies Inc. is scoring comparatively higher than the scores of other players of the relevant industry. The company lost -73.57% of value to its shares in past 6 months, showing an annual growth rate of 32.95% while that of industry is -16.80. Apart from that, the company came raising its revenue forecast for fiscal year 2023. The company is estimating its revenue growth to increase by 35.70% in the current quarter and calculating 15.80% increase in the next quarter. This year revenue growth is estimated to rise 34.70% from the last financial year’s standing.
5 industry analysts have given their estimates about the company’s current quarter revenue by setting an average figure of $7.08 million for the same. And 5 analysts are in estimates of company making revenue of $7.19 million in the next quarter that will end on Dec 2023.
Weighing up company’s earnings over the past 5-year and in the next 5-year periods, we find the company posting an annual earnings growth rate of 0.80% during past 5 years.
Akoustis Technologies Inc. is more likely to be releasing its next quarterly report in October and investors are confident in the company announcing better current-quarter dividends despite the fact that it has been facing issues arising out of mounting debt.
Akoustis Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:AKTS)’s Major holders
Insiders are in possession of 4.28% of company’s total shares while institution are holding 54.55 percent of that, with stock having share float percentage of 56.99%. Investors also watch the number of corporate investors in a company very closely, which is 54.55% institutions for Akoustis Technologies Inc. that are currently holding shares of the company.
On the other hand, Blackrock Inc. and Vanguard Group Inc are the top two Mutual Funds which own company’s shares. As of Jun 29, 2023, the former fund manager was holding 4.79 million shares of worth $15.22 million or 6.62% of the total outstanding shares. The later fund manager was in possession of 3.74 million shares on Jun 29, 2023, making its stake of worth around $11.88 million in the company or a holder of 5.16% of company’s stock.