NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA) price on Thursday, August 26, fall -0.65% below its previous day’s close as a downside momentum from buyers pushed the stock’s value to $220.68.
A look at the stock’s price movement, the close in the last trading session was $222.13, moving within a range at $217.90 and $223.40. The beta value (5-Year monthly) was 1.38 while the PE ratio in trailing twelve months stood at 78.84. Turning to its 52-week performance, $224.70 and $115.67 were the 52-week high and 52-week low respectively. Overall, NVDA moved 13.15% over the past month.
NVIDIA Corporation’s market cap currently stands at around $523.04 billion, with investors looking forward to this quarter’s earnings report slated for Nov 16, 2021 – Nov 22, 2021. The company has a Forward Dividend ratio of 0.64, with its dividend yield at 0.29%. As such, investors might be keen on an upside in the stock’s price ahead of the scheduled earnings report. Analysts project the company’s earnings per share (EPS) to be $1.02, which has seen fiscal year 2022 EPS growth forecast to increase to $3.95 and about $4.34 for fiscal year 2023. Per the data, EPS growth is expected to be 58.00% for 2021 and 9.90% for the next financial year.
Analysts have a consensus estimate of $6.33 billion for the company’s revenue for the quarter, with a low and high estimate of $6.3 billion and $6.47 billion respectively. Wall Street analysts have also projected the company’s year-on-year revenue for 2022 to grow to $24.89 billion, representing a 49.30% jump on that reported in the last financial year.
Revisions could be used as tool to get short term price movement insight, and for the company that in the past seven days was 1 upward and no downward review(s). Turning to the stock’s technical picture we see that short term indicators suggest on average that NVDA is a 100% Buy. On the other hand, the stock is on average a 100% Buy as suggested by medium term indicators while long term indicators are putting the stock in 100% Buy category.
42 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 5 analyst(s) rate the stock as a Hold, 29 recommend NVDA as a Buy and 6 give it an Overweight rating. Meanwhile, 1 analyst(s) rate the stock as Underweight and 1 say it is a Sell. As such, the average rating for the stock is Overweight which could provide an opportunity for investors keen on increasing their holdings of the company’s stock.
The technical evaluation for the stock shows the PEG ratio is 2.42, with NVDA’s current price about 8.96% and 11.66% off the 20-day and 50-day simple moving averages respectively. The Relative Strength Index (RSI, 14) currently prints 67.04, while 7-day volatility ratio is 3.52% and 3.24% in the 30-day chart. Further, NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA) has a beta value of 1.35, and an average true range (ATR) of 7.11. Analysts have given the company’s stock an average 52-week price target of $226.31, forecast between a low of $130.00 and high of $328.42. Looking at the price targets, the low is 41.09% off current price level while to achieve the yearly target high, price needs to move -48.82%. Nonetheless, investors will most likely welcome a -1.96% jump to $225.00 which is the analysts’ median price.
In the market, a comparison of NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA) and its peers suggest the former has performed considerably weaker. Data shows NVDA’s intraday price has changed -0.65% in last session and 72.77% over the past year. Looking at another peer, we see that Intel Corporation (INTC) price has dipped -1.26% on the day. However, the stock is 7.23% off its price a year ago. Moreover, Broadcom Inc. (AVGO) is also up 0.48% in trading on the day while keeping a an uptrend of 43.00% over the past year. Elsewhere, the overall performance for the S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial shows that the indexes are down -0.58% and -0.54% respectively in the last trading.
If we refocus on NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA), historical trading data shows that trading volumes averaged 45.31 million over the past 10 days and 39.13 million over the past 3 months. The company’s latest data on shares outstanding shows there are 2.48 billion shares.
The 0.30% of NVIDIA Corporation’s shares are in the hands of company insiders while institutional holders own 66.80% of the company’s shares. Also important is the data on short interest which shows that short shares stood at 7.46 million on Jun 14, 2021, giving us a short ratio of 0.69. The data shows that as of Jun 14, 2021 short interest in NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA) stood at 1.20% of shares outstanding, with shares short rising to 6.68 million registered in May 13, 2021. Current price change has pushed the stock 69.04% YTD, which shows the potential for further growth is there. It is this reason that could see investor optimism for the NVDA stock continues to rise going into the next quarter.