Beyond Meat Inc. (NASDAQ:BYND) previous close was $145.37 while the outstanding shares total 62.94M. BYND’s shares traded higher over the last trading session, gaining 1.32% on 06/21/21. The shares fell to a low of $142.62 before closing at $147.29. Intraday shares traded counted 1.58 million, which was 57.77% higher than its 30-day average trading volume of 3.74M. The stock’s Relative Strength Index (RSI) is 57.85, with weekly volatility at 4.70% and ATR at 7.48. The BYND stock’s 52-week price range has touched low of $99.86 and a $221.00 high.
Investors have identified the Packaged Foods company Beyond Meat 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 $9.56 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.
Beyond Meat Inc. (BYND) 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 1.32 billion total, with 73.11 million as their total liabilities.
BYND were able to record -54.02 million as free cash flow during the 08/02/2021 quarter of the year, this saw their quarterly net cash flow reduce by 965.89 million. In cash movements, the company had a total of -30.66 million as operating cash flow.
Potential earnings growth for Beyond Meat Inc. (BYND)
In order to determine the future investment potential for this stock, we will have to analyze key trends that affect it. During the 08/02/2021 quarter of the year, Beyond Meat Inc. recorded a total of 108.16 million in revenue. This figure implies that they witnessed a quarterly year/year change in their earnings with 10.25% coming in sequential stages and their sales for the 08/02/2021 quarter increasing by 5.76%.
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 75.46 million trying to sell their products during the last quarter, with the result yielding a gross income of 32.71 million. This allows shareholders to hold on to 62.94M with the recently reported earning now reading -0.43 cents per share. This is a figure that compared to analyst’s prediction for their 08/02/2021 (-0.42 cents a share).
Having a look at the company’s valuation, the company is expected to record -0.29 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 BYND sounds very interesting.
Is the stock of BYND attractive?
In related news, Chief Creative Officer, Moskowitz Beth sold 3,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that recorded on Jun 14. The sale was performed at an average price of 151.87, for a total value of 455,614. As the sale deal closes, the Director, Stone Christopher Isaac now sold 5,000 shares of the company’s stock, valued at 761,250. Also, Chief Operating Officer, Shah Sanjay C sold 4,833 shares of the company’s stock in a deal that was recorded on Jun 07. The shares were price at an average price of 151.31 per share, with a total market value of 731,284. Following this completion of acquisition, the Director, Stone Christopher Isaac now holds 2,500 shares of the company’s stock, valued at 365,000. In the last 6 months, insiders have changed their ownership in shares of company stock by 3.10%.
3 out of 21 analysts covering the stock have rated it a Buy, while 10 have maintained a Hold recommendation on Beyond Meat Inc.. 4 analysts has assigned a Sell rating on the BYND stock. The 12-month mean consensus price target for the company’s shares has been set at $123.57.