Canaan Inc. (NASDAQ:CAN) price on Wednesday, August 25, rose 5.66% above its previous day’s close as an upside momentum from buyers pushed the stock’s value to $9.70.
A look at the stock’s price movement, the close in the last trading session was $9.18, moving within a range at $8.75 and $9.92. Turning to its 52-week performance, $39.10 and $1.80 were the 52-week high and 52-week low respectively. Overall, CAN moved 62.48% over the past month.
Canaan Inc.’s market cap currently stands at around $1.60 billion, with investors looking forward to this quarter’s earnings report slated for Aug 30, 2021 – Sep 03, 2021.
Revisions could be used as tool to get short term price movement insight, and for the company that in the past seven days was no upward and no downward review(s). Turning to the stock’s technical picture we see that short term indicators suggest on average that CAN is a Hold. On the other hand, the stock is on average a 50% Sell as suggested by medium term indicators while long term indicators are putting the stock in 50% Sell category.
1 analyst(s) have given their forecast ratings for the stock on a scale of 1.00-5.00 for a strong buy to strong sell recommendation. A total of 0 analyst(s) rate the stock as a Hold, 1 recommend CAN as a Buy and 0 give it an Overweight rating. Meanwhile, 0 analyst(s) rate the stock as Underweight and 0 say it is a Sell. As such, the average rating for the stock is Buy which could provide an opportunity for investors keen on increasing their holdings of the company’s stock.
CAN’s current price about 15.45% and 25.26% off the 20-day and 50-day simple moving averages respectively. The Relative Strength Index (RSI, 14) currently prints 62.13, while 7-day volatility ratio is 9.35% and 10.28% in the 30-day chart. Further, Canaan Inc. (CAN) has a beta value of 0, and an average true range (ATR) of 0.86.
In the market, a comparison of Canaan Inc. (CAN) and its peers suggest the former has performed considerably stronger. Data shows CAN’s intraday price has changed 5.66% in last session and 392.39% over the past year. Elsewhere, the overall performance for the S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial shows that the indexes are up 0.22% and 0.11% respectively in the last trading.
If we refocus on Canaan Inc. (NASDAQ:CAN), historical trading data shows that trading volumes averaged 5.36 million over the past 10 days and 7.61 million over the past 3 months. The company’s latest data on shares outstanding shows there are 156.62 million shares.
The institutional holders own 16.10% of the company’s shares. Also important is the data on short interest which shows that short shares stood at 9.26 million on May 27, 2021, giving us a short ratio of 1.17. The data shows that as of May 27, 2021 short interest in Canaan Inc. (CAN) stood at 5.40% of shares outstanding, with shares short rising to 9.18 million registered in Apr 29, 2021. Current price change has pushed the stock 63.58% YTD, which shows the potential for further growth is there. It is this reason that could see investor optimism for the CAN stock continues to rise going into the next quarter.