Zuora Inc. (NYSE:ZUO) previous close was $15.22 while the outstanding shares total 119.92M. ZUO’s shares traded lower over the last trading session, losing -1.77% on 06/09/21. The shares fell to a low of $14.93 before closing at $14.95. Intraday shares traded counted 0.72 million, which was 34.76% higher than its 30-day average trading volume of 1.11M. The stock’s Relative Strength Index (RSI) is 46.93, with weekly volatility at 2.80% and ATR at 0.60. The ZUO stock’s 52-week price range has touched low of $9.15 and a $17.95 high.
Investors have identified the Software – Infrastructure company Zuora Inc. 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 $1.82 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.
Zuora Inc. (ZUO) 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. For ZUO, the company has in raw cash 101.12 million on their books with 4.4 million currently as liabilities. How the trend is over time is what investors should be concerned about. The company has a healthy balance sheet as their debt profile has been on an incline. In terms of their assets, the company currently has 286.63 million total, with 182.44 million as their total liabilities.
ZUO were able to record 8.29 million as free cash flow during the 09/02/2021 quarter of the year, this saw their quarterly net cash flow reduce by 7.01 million. In cash movements, the company had a total of 10.25 million as operating cash flow.
Potential earnings growth for Zuora Inc. (ZUO)
In order to determine the future investment potential for this stock, we will have to analyze key trends that affect it. During the 09/02/2021 quarter of the year, Zuora Inc. recorded a total of 80.33 million in revenue. This figure implies that they witnessed a quarterly year/year change in their earnings with 8.01% coming in sequential stages and their sales for the 09/02/2021 quarter increasing by 1.3%.
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 32.72 million trying to sell their products during the last quarter, with the result yielding a gross income of 47.61 million. This allows shareholders to hold on to 119.92M with the recently reported earning now reading -0.15 cents per share. This is a figure that compared to analystâ€™s prediction for their 09/02/2021 (-0.13 cents a share).
Having a look at the companyâ€™s valuation, the company is expected to record -0.43 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 ZUO sounds very interesting.
Is the stock of ZUO attractive?
In related news, Director, Pressman Jason sold 11,710 shares of the companyâ€™s stock in a transaction that recorded on Jun 01. The sale was performed at an average price of 14.99, for a total value of 175,546. As the sale deal closes, the Chairman and CEO, Tzuo Tien now sold 15,000 shares of the companyâ€™s stock, valued at 225,876. Also, Chairman and CEO, Tzuo Tien sold 20,000 shares of the companyâ€™s stock in a deal that was recorded on Apr 14. The shares were price at an average price of 17.76 per share, with a total market value of 355,222. Following this completion of acquisition, the SVP, GC and Corp. Secretary, Pileggi Jennifer now holds 10,000 shares of the companyâ€™s stock, valued at 171,683. In the last 6 months, insiders have changed their ownership in shares of company stock by 0.10%.
2 out of 6 analysts covering the stock have rated it a Buy, while 2 have maintained a Hold recommendation on Zuora Inc.. 2 analysts has assigned a Sell rating on the ZUO stock. The 12-month mean consensus price target for the companyâ€™s shares has been set at $16.33.