In the last trading session, 2.18 million Gaotu Techedu Inc ADR (NYSE:GOTU) shares changed hands as the company’s beta touched -0.34. With the company’s per share price at $2.77 changed hands at $0.11 or 4.14% during last session, the market valuation stood at $421.32M. GOTU’s last price was a discount, traded about -98.19% off its 52-week high of $5.49. The share price had its 52-week low at $0.95, which suggests the last value was 65.7% up since then. When we look at Gaotu Techedu Inc ADR’s average trading volume, we note the 10-day average is 1.2 million shares, with the 3-month average coming to 1.84 million.
Analysts gave the Gaotu Techedu Inc ADR (GOTU) stock a consensus recommendation rating of an Overweight, calculated at a mean rating of 2.00. If we narrow down to specifics, the data shows that 0 out of 3 analysts rate the stock as a Sell, with a further 0 assigning it an Overweight rating. Of the remaining, 0 recommended GOTU as a Hold, 2 felt it is a Buy and 1 rated the stock as Underweight. Gaotu Techedu Inc ADR’s EPS for the current quarter is expected to be $0.
Gaotu Techedu Inc ADR (NYSE:GOTU) trade information
Instantly GOTU was in green as seen at the end of in last trading. With action 13.06%, the performance over the past five days has been green. The jump to weekly highs of 2.81 on Monday, 11/20/23 added 4.14% to the stock’s daily price. The company’s shares are showing year-to-date upside of 17.37%, with the 5-day performance at 13.06% in the green. However, in the 30-day time frame, Gaotu Techedu Inc ADR (NYSE:GOTU) is 13.52% up. Looking at the short shares, we see there were 6.53 million shares sold at short interest cover period of 4.93 days.
The consensus price target for the stock as assigned by Wall Street analysts is $28.26, meaning bulls need an upside of 90.2% from its current market value. According to analyst projections, GOTU’s forecast low is $24.06 with $34.38 as the target high. To hit the forecast high, the stock’s price needs a -1141.16% plunge from its current level, while the stock would need to soar -768.59% for it to hit the projected low.
Gaotu Techedu Inc ADR (GOTU) estimates and forecasts
Year-over-year growth is forecast to reach 15.10% up from the last financial year.
Consensus estimates given by 2 financial analysts project the company’s revenue in the current quarter to hit an average of $104.29 million. 2 analysts are of the opinion that Gaotu Techedu Inc ADR’s revenue for the quarter ending Dec 2023 will be $118.08 million. The company’s revenue for the corresponding quarters a year ago was $89.34 million and $91.08 million respectively. According to analysts, the company will likely register a growth in its current quarter sales, forecast at 16.70%. The estimates for the next quarter sales put growth at 29.60%.
The 2023 estimates are for Gaotu Techedu Inc ADR earnings to increase by 774.84%, but the outlook for the next 5-year period is at 16.03% per year.
Gaotu Techedu Inc ADR is expected to release its next quarterly earnings report on November 22.
Gaotu Techedu Inc ADR (NYSE:GOTU)’s Major holders
If we look at who the major shareholders are, we find that insiders hold 4.12% of Gaotu Techedu Inc ADR shares while 32.33% of the shares are in the hands of institutional holders. The share float percentage for the stock currently stands at 33.72%. There are 32.33% institutions holding the Gaotu Techedu Inc ADR stock share, with Vanguard Group Inc the top institutional holder. As of Jun 29, 2023, the company held 2.09% of the shares, roughly 5.49 million GOTU shares worth $15.85 million.
Strategic Vision Investment Ltd holds the second largest percentage of outstanding shares, with 1.61% or 4.23 million shares worth $12.21 million as of Jun 29, 2023.
Among Mutual Funds, the top two as of Jul 30, 2023 were Vanguard International Stock Index-Emerging Markets Stk and Vanguard International Stock Index-Total Intl Stock Indx. With 1.98 million shares estimated at $8.29 million under it, the former controlled 0.76% of total outstanding shares. On the other hand, Vanguard International Stock Index-Total Intl Stock Indx held about 0.70% of the shares, roughly 1.85 million shares worth around $7.74 million.