GameStop Corp. (NYSE:GME) previous close was $233.34 while the outstanding shares total 66.00M. The firm has a beta of -1.97. GME’s shares traded lower over the last trading session, losing -1.67% on 06/14/21. The shares fell to a low of $219.20 before closing at $229.44. Intraday shares traded counted 7.07 million, which was 38.28% higher than its 30-day average trading volume of 11.46M. The stock’s Relative Strength Index (RSI) is 51.43, with weekly volatility at 19.45% and ATR at 32.13. The GME stock’s 52-week price range has touched low of $3.77 and a $483.00 high.
Investors have identified the Specialty Retail company GameStop Corp. 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 $15.56 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.
GameStop Corp. (GME) 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 GME, the company has in raw cash 752.1 million on their books with 48.1 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 a decline. In terms of their assets, the company currently has 1.66 billion total, with 1.22 billion as their total liabilities.
GME were able to record -33.5 million as free cash flow during the 08/26/2021 quarter of the year, this saw their quarterly net cash flow reduce by 135.8 million. In cash movements, the company had a total of -18.8 million as operating cash flow.
Potential earnings growth for GameStop Corp. (GME)
In order to determine the future investment potential for this stock, we will have to analyze key trends that affect it. During the 08/26/2021 quarter of the year, GameStop Corp. recorded a total of 1.28 billion in revenue. This figure implies that they witnessed a quarterly year/year change in their earnings with 20.03% coming in sequential stages and their sales for the 08/26/2021 quarter reducing by -66.2%.
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 946.7 million trying to sell their products during the last quarter, with the result yielding a gross income of 330.1 million. This allows shareholders to hold on to 66.00M with the recently reported earning now reading -1.01 cents per share. This is a figure that compared to analyst’s prediction for their 08/26/2021 (-0.45 cents a share).
Having a look at the company’s valuation, the company is expected to record -0.65 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 GME sounds very interesting.
Is the stock of GME attractive?
In related news, Director, FERNANDEZ RAUL J sold 3,500 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that recorded on Jan 15. The sale was performed at an average price of 37.71, for a total value of 131,980. As the sale deal closes, the Director, FERNANDEZ RAUL J now sold 25,484 shares of the company’s stock, valued at 919,396. Also, Director, FERNANDEZ RAUL J sold 9,135 shares of the company’s stock in a deal that was recorded on Jan 13. The shares were price at an average price of 33.04 per share, with a total market value of 301,820. Following this completion of acquisition, the Director, VRABECK KATHY P now holds 50,000 shares of the company’s stock, valued at 1,399,341. In the last 6 months, insiders have changed their ownership in shares of company stock by 3.10%.