In last trading session, Toast Inc. (NYSE:TOST) saw 8.96 million shares changing hands with its beta currently measuring 1.72. Company’s recent per share price level of $20.12 trading at -$0.68 or -3.27% at ring of the bell on the day assigns it a market valuation of $11.28B. That closing price of TOST’s stock is at a discount of -34.19% from its 52-week high price of $27.00 and is indicating a premium of 21.62% from its 52-week low price of $15.77. Taking a look at company’s average trading volume for last 10-days demonstrates a volume of 5.58 million shares which gives us an average trading volume of 7.40 million if we extend that period to 3-months.
For Toast Inc. (TOST), analysts’ consensus is at an average recommendation of an Overweight while assigning it a mean rating of 2.40. Splitting up the data highlights that, out of 24 analysts covering the stock, 1 rated the stock as a Sell while 0 recommended an Overweight rating for the stock. 12 suggested the stock as a Hold whereas 11 see the stock as a Buy. 0 analyst(s) advised it as an Underweight. The company is expected to be making an EPS of -$0.1 in the current quarter.
Toast Inc. (NYSE:TOST) trade information
Upright in the red during last session for losing -3.27%, in the last five days TOST remained trading in the red while hitting it’s week-highest on Monday, 09/11/23 when the stock touched $20.12 price level, adding 6.68% to its value on the day. Toast Inc.’s shares saw a change of 11.59% in year-to-date performance and have moved -3.45% in past 5-day. Toast Inc. (NYSE:TOST) showed a performance of -13.69% in past 30-days. Number of shares sold short was 26.16 million shares which calculate 3.59 days to cover the short interests.
Wall Street analysts have assigned a consensus price target of $25.89 to the stock, which implies a rise of 22.29% to its current value. Analysts have been projecting $19.00 as a low price target for the stock while placing it at a high target of $31.00. It follows that stock’s current price would drop -54.08% in reaching the projected high whereas dropping to the targeted low would mean a gain of 5.57% for stock’s current value.
Toast Inc. (TOST) estimates and forecasts
Statistics highlight that Toast Inc. is scoring comparatively lower than the scores of other players of the relevant industry. The company added 15.57% of value to its shares in past 6 months, showing an annual growth rate of 19.44% while that of industry is 22.00. Apart from that, the company came raising its revenue forecast for fiscal year 2023. The company is estimating its revenue growth to increase by 47.40% in the current quarter and calculating 36.80% increase in the next quarter. This year revenue growth is estimated to rise 41.30% from the last financial year’s standing.
18 industry analysts have given their estimates about the company’s current quarter revenue by setting an average figure of $1.03 billion for the same. And 18 analysts are in estimates of company making revenue of $1.03 billion in the next quarter that will end on Dec 2023. Company posted $721.52 million and $769 million of sales in current and next quarters respectively a year earlier. Analysts are expecting this quarter sales to grow by 42.70% while estimating it to be 33.90% for the next quarter.
Toast Inc. is more likely to be releasing its next quarterly report between November 10 and November 15 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.
Toast Inc. (NYSE:TOST)’s Major holders
Insiders are in possession of 4.65% of company’s total shares while institution are holding 86.05 percent of that, with stock having share float percentage of 90.24%. Investors also watch the number of corporate investors in a company very closely, which is 86.05% institutions for Toast Inc. that are currently holding shares of the company. Vanguard Group Inc is the top institutional holder at TOST for having 31.58 million shares of worth $635.48 million. And as of Jun 29, 2023, it was holding 7.69% of the company’s outstanding shares.
The second largest institutional holder is FMR, LLC, which was holding about 27.49 million shares on Jun 29, 2023. The number of shares represents firm’s hold over 6.69% of outstanding shares, having a total worth of $553.12 million.
On the other hand, Growth Fund Of America Inc and Vanguard Total Stock Market Index Fund are the top two Mutual Funds which own company’s shares. As of Jun 29, 2023, the former fund manager was holding 15.08 million shares of worth $303.46 million or 3.67% of the total outstanding shares. The later fund manager was in possession of 10.82 million shares on Jun 29, 2023, making its stake of worth around $217.76 million in the company or a holder of 2.63% of company’s stock.