American Superconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:AMSC) shares fell to a low of $15.12 before closing at $15.19. Intraday shares traded counted 0.34 million, which was 25.99% higher than its 30-day average trading volume of 456.29K. AMSC’s previous close was $15.99 while the outstanding shares total 26.48M. The firm has a beta of 1.15. The stock’s Relative Strength Index (RSI) is 48.78, with weekly volatility at 14.69% and ATR at 1.29. The AMSC stock’s 52-week price range has touched low of $6.90 and a $31.78 high. The stock traded lower over the last trading session, losing -5.00% on 06/10/21.
Investors have identified the Specialty Industrial Machinery company American Superconductor 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 $308.36 million, 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.
American Superconductor Corporation (AMSC) 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 105.23 million total, with 40.74 million as their total liabilities.
AMSC were able to record -10.45 million as free cash flow during the 08/10/2021 quarter of the year, this saw their quarterly net cash flow reduce by 44.67 million. In cash movements, the company had a total of -8.68 million as operating cash flow.
Potential earnings growth for American Superconductor Corporation (AMSC)
In order to determine the future investment potential for this stock, we will have to analyze key trends that affect it. During the 08/10/2021 quarter of the year, American Superconductor Corporation recorded a total of 21.16 million in revenue. This figure implies that they witnessed a quarterly year/year change in their earnings with 14.28% coming in sequential stages and their sales for the 08/10/2021 quarter reducing by -11.67%.
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 18.23 million trying to sell their products during the last quarter, with the result yielding a gross income of 2.94 million. This allows shareholders to hold on to 26.48M with the recently reported earning now reading -0.31 cents per share. This is a figure that compared to analyst’s prediction for their 08/10/2021 (-0.25 cents a share).
Is the stock of AMSC attractive?
In related news, Chairman, President and CEO, McGahn Daniel P sold 8,690 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that recorded on May 24. The sale was performed at an average price of 14.19, for a total value of 123,277. As the sale deal closes, the SVP, CFO & Treasurer, Kosiba John W JR now sold 5,794 shares of the company’s stock, valued at 82,142. Also, SVP, CFO & Treasurer, Kosiba John W JR sold 25,094 shares of the company’s stock in a deal that was recorded on Jan 21. The shares were price at an average price of 27.55 per share, with a total market value of 691,312. Following this completion of acquisition, the SVP, CFO & Treasurer, Kosiba John W JR now holds 25,000 shares of the company’s stock, valued at 481,960. In the last 6 months, insiders have changed their ownership in shares of company stock by 3.80%.
3 out of 3 analysts covering the stock have rated it a Buy, while 0 have maintained a Hold recommendation on American Superconductor Corporation. 0 analysts has assigned a Sell rating on the AMSC stock. The 12-month mean consensus price target for the company’s shares has been set at $28.67.