The trading price of United States Antimony Corporation (NYSE:UAMY) closed higher on Monday, May 17, closing at $0.74, 5.51% higher than its previous close.
Traders who pay close attention to intraday price movement should know that it fluctuated between $0.7325 and $0.7996. The company’s P/E ratio in the trailing 12-month period was 0, while its 5Y monthly beta was 0.88. In examining the 52-week price action we see that the stock hit a 52-week high of $2.56 and a 52-week low of $0.22. Over the past month, the stock has suffered -17.57% in value.
On the technical side, indicators suggest UAMY has a 50% Sell on average for the short term. According to the data of the stock’s medium term indicators, the stock is currently averaging as a 50% Buy, while an average of long term indicators suggests that the stock is currently Hold.
Here is the average analyst rating on the stock as represented by 1.00 to 5.00, with the extremes of 1.00 and 5.00 suggesting the stock should be considered as either strong buy or strong sell respectively. The number of analysts that have assigned UAMY a recommendation rating is 1. Out of them, no one rate it a Hold, while none recommend Buy, whereas 1 assign an Outperform rating. None analyst(s) have tagged United States Antimony Corporation (UAMY) as Underperform, while not any of them advise Sell. Analysts have rated the stock Overweight, likely urging investors to take advantage of the opportunity to add to their holdings of the company’s shares.
If we dig deeper into the stock’s outlook, we see that the stock’s PEG is 0, which symbolizes a positive outlook. A quick review shows that UAMY’s price is currently -9.72% off the SMA20 and -26.08% off the SMA50. The RSI metric on the 14-day chart is currently showing 38.09, and weekly volatility stands at 9.33%. When measured over the past 30 days, the indicator reaches 9.53%. United States Antimony Corporation (NYSE:UAMY)’s beta value is currently sitting at 0.88, while the Average True Range indicator is currently displaying 0.08. With analysts defining $0.6-$0.6 as the low and high price targets, we arrive at a consensus price target of $0.6 for the trailing 12-month period. The current price is about -23.08% off the estimated low and -23.08% off the forecast high, based on this estimate. Investors will be thrilled if UAMY’s share price rises to $0.6, which is the median consensus price. At that level, UAMY’s share price would be -23.08% above current price.
To see how United States Antimony Corporation stock has been performing in comparison to its peers in the industry, here are the numbers: UAMY stock’s performance was +5.51% in the latest trading, and +117.53% in the past year, while Freeport-Mcmoran Inc (FCX) has traded +4.47% on the day and positioned +420.99% higher than it was a year ago. Another comparable company Southern Copper Corp (SCCO) saw its stock close 2.69% higher in the most recent trading session but was up +138.8% in a year. Furthermore, Aluminum Corp of China Ltd (ACH) showed an increase of 5.51% on the day while its price kept rising at 117.53% over the past year. United States Antimony Corporation has a P/E ratio of 0, compared to Freeport-Mcmoran Inc’s 36.15 and Southern Copper Corp’s 28.58. Also in last trading session, the S&P 500 Index has soared -0.25%, while the Dow Jones Industrial also saw a negative seesion, down -0.16% on the day.
An evaluation of the daily trading volume of United States Antimony Corporation (NYSE:UAMY) indicates that the 3-month average is 12.36 Million. However, this figure has increased over the past 10 days to an average of 4.58 Million.
Currently, records show that 102.8 Million of the company’s shares remain outstanding. According to Thomson Reuters data, insiders hold 15.28% of outstanding shares, whereas institutions hold 3.69%. The stats also highlight that short interest as of April 14, 2021, stood at 3.42 Million shares, resulting in a short ratio of 0.7 at that time. From this, we can conclude that short interest is 3.33% of the company’s total outstanding shares. It is noteworthy that short shares in April were up slightly from the previous month’s figure, which was 2.57 Million. However, since the stock’s price has seen +50.02% year-to-date, investors’ interest is likely to be reignited due to its potential to move even higher.