The9 Limited (NASDAQ:NCTY) price on Friday, August 27, rose 7.41% above its previous day’s close as an upside momentum from buyers pushed the stock’s value to $15.41.
A look at the stock’s price movement, the level at last check in today’s session was $14.35, moving within a range at $14.15 and $15.41. The beta value (5-Year monthly) was 1.13 while the PE ratio in trailing twelve months stood at 0.86. Turning to its 52-week performance, $89.20 and $2.04 were the 52-week high and 52-week low respectively. Overall, NCTY moved 22.34% over the past month.
The9 Limited’s market cap currently stands at around $156.85 million, with investors looking forward to this quarter’s earnings report slated for Mar 29, 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 NCTY 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 75% 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, 0 recommend NCTY as a Buy and 0 give it an Overweight rating. Meanwhile, 1 analyst(s) rate the stock as Underweight and 0 say it is a Sell. As such, the average rating for the stock is Underweight which could provide an opportunity for investors keen on increasing their holdings of the company’s stock.
NCTY’s current price about 11.48% and 19.36% off the 20-day and 50-day simple moving averages respectively. The Relative Strength Index (RSI, 14) currently prints 57.84, while 7-day volatility ratio is 8.58% and 12.95% in the 30-day chart. Further, The9 Limited (NCTY) has a beta value of 1.12, and an average true range (ATR) of 1.76. Analysts have given the company’s stock an average 52-week price target of $671.50, forecast between a low of $671.50 and high of $671.50. Looking at the price targets, the low is -4257.56% off recent price level in today’s trading while to achieve the yearly target high, it has to move -4257.56%. Nonetheless, investors will most likely welcome a -4257.56% jump to $671.50 which is the analysts’ median price.
In the market, a comparison of The9 Limited (NCTY) and its peers suggest the former has performed considerably stronger. Data shows NCTY’s intraday price has changed 7.41% today and 216.22% over the past year. Elsewhere, the overall performance for the S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial shows that the indexes are up 0.71% and 0.62% respectively on the day as seen in early trades.
If we refocus on The9 Limited (NASDAQ:NCTY), historical trading data shows that trading volumes averaged 3.41 million over the past 3 months. The company’s latest data on shares outstanding shows there are 10.93 million shares.
The 45.10% of The9 Limited’s shares are in the hands of company insiders while institutional holders own 4.80% of the company’s shares. Current price change has pushed the stock 305.37% YTD, which shows the potential for further growth is there. It is this reason that could see investor optimism for the NCTY stock continues to rise going into the next quarter.