Open Lending Corporation (NASDAQ:LPRO) previous close was $35.98 while the outstanding shares total 128.15M. LPRO’s shares traded lower over the last trading session, losing -0.47% on 05/20/21. The shares fell to a low of $35.58 before closing at $35.81. Intraday shares traded counted 0.42 million, which was 59.67% higher than its 30-day average trading volume of 1.03M. The stock’s Relative Strength Index (RSI) is 45.04, with weekly volatility at 4.45% and ATR at 1.69. The LPRO stock’s 52-week price range has touched low of $9.37 and a $43.00 high.
Investors have identified the Credit Services company Open Lending Corporation as an interesting stock but before investments are made there, an in-depth look at its trading activities will have to be conducted. The share is trading with a market value of around $4.30 billion, the company now has both obstacles and catalysts that affect them and they came from their mode of operations. With the company affected by events currently, it is a perfect time to analyze the numbers behind the firm in order to come up with a rather realistic picture of what this stock is.
Open Lending Corporation (LPRO) Fundamentals that are to be considered.
When analyzing a stock, the first fundamental thing to take into account is the balance sheet. How healthy the balance sheet of a company is will determine if the company will be able to carry out all its financial and non-financial obligations and also keep the faith of its investors. In terms of their assets, the company currently has 191.09 million total, with 19.01 million as their total liabilities.
LPRO were able to record 18.83 million as free cash flow during the 08/17/2021 quarter of the year, this saw their quarterly net cash flow reduce by 25.49 million. In cash movements, the company had a total of 18.84 million as operating cash flow.
Potential earnings growth for Open Lending Corporation (LPRO)
In order to determine the future investment potential for this stock, we will have to analyze key trends that affect it. During the 08/17/2021 quarter of the year, Open Lending Corporation recorded a total of 44.01 million in revenue. This figure implies that they witnessed a quarterly year/year change in their earnings with 60.39% coming in sequential stages and their sales for the 08/17/2021 quarter increasing by 9.94%.
What matters though is how it ends. When the core data for the company is broken down, then the stock sounds interesting. The company spent 3.36 million trying to sell their products during the last quarter, with the result yielding a gross income of 40.65 million. This allows shareholders to hold on to 128.15M with the recently reported earning now reading 0.10 cents per share. This is a figure that compared to analyst’s prediction for their 08/17/2021 (0.15 cents a share).
Having a look at the company’s valuation, the company is expected to record 1.16 total earnings per share during the next fiscal year. It is very important though to remember that the importance of trend far outweighs that of outlook. This analysis has been great and getting further updates on LPRO sounds very interesting.
Is the stock of LPRO attractive?
In related news, See Remarks, Jessup Ross M. sold 242,351 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that recorded on Apr 06. The sale was performed at an average price of 32.64, for a total value of 7,910,337. As the sale deal closes, the See Remarks, Flynn John Joseph now sold 226,194 shares of the company’s stock, valued at 7,382,972. Also, Director, Greenberg Blair J. sold 5,331,321 shares of the company’s stock in a deal that was recorded on Apr 06. The shares were price at an average price of 34.00 per share, with a total market value of 181,264,914. Following this completion of acquisition, the 10% Owner, Bregal Sagemount I, L.P. now holds 25,481 shares of the company’s stock, valued at 866,354. In the last 6 months, insiders have changed their ownership in shares of company stock by 5.30%.
11 out of 13 analysts covering the stock have rated it a Buy, while 2 have maintained a Hold recommendation on Open Lending Corporation. 0 analysts has assigned a Sell rating on the LPRO stock. The 12-month mean consensus price target for the company’s shares has been set at $46.08.