The trading price of XL Fleet Corp. (NYSE:XL) floating lower at last check on Monday, September 20, closing at $6.15, -5.82% lower than its previous close.
Traders who pay close attention to intraday price movement should know that it has been fluctuating between $6.19 and $6.53. In examining the 52-week price action we see that the stock hit a 52-week high of $35.00 and a 52-week low of $5.41. Over the past month, the stock has gained 16.19% in value.
XL Fleet Corp., whose market valuation is $866.92 million at the time of this writing, is expected to release its quarterly earnings report May 17, 2021. Investors’ optimism about the company’s current quarter earnings report is understandable. Analysts have predicted the quarterly earnings per share to grow by -$0.1 per share this quarter, however they have predicted annual earnings per share of -$0.35 for 2021 and -$0.39 for 2022. It means analysts are expecting annual earnings per share growth of -16.70% this year and -11.40% next year.
Analysts have forecast the company to bring in revenue of $6.34 million for the current quarter, with the likely lows of $6.08 million and highs of $6.6 million. From the analysts’ viewpoint, the consensus estimate for the company’s annual revenue in 2021 is $17.62 million. The company’s revenue is forecast to drop by -13.40% over what it did in 2021.
A company’s earnings reviews provide a brief indication of a stock’s direction in the short term, where in the case of XL Fleet Corp. No upward and no downward comments were posted in the last 7 days. On the technical side, indicators suggest XL has a 100% 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 100% Sell, while an average of long term indicators suggests that the stock is currently 100% Sell.
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 XL a recommendation rating is 2. Out of them, 2 rate it a Hold, while 0 recommend Buy, whereas 0 assign an Overweight rating. 0 analyst(s) have tagged XL Fleet Corp. (XL) as Underweight, while 0 advise Sell. Analysts have rated the stock Hold, likely urging investors to take advantage of the opportunity to add to their holdings of the company’s shares.
A quick review shows that XL’s price is currently -5.60% off the SMA20 and -7.18% off the SMA50. The RSI metric on the 14-day chart is currently showing 42.21, and weekly volatility stands at 4.72%. When measured over the past 30 days, the indicator reaches 5.20%. XL Fleet Corp. (NYSE:XL)’s beta value is currently sitting at 0, while the Average True Range indicator is currently displaying 0.34. With analysts defining $6.00-$6.00 as the low and high price targets, we arrive at a consensus price target of $6.00 for the trailing 12-month period. The current price is about 2.44% off the estimated low and 2.44% off the forecast high, based on this estimate. Investors will be thrilled if XL’s share price rises to $6.00, which is the median consensus price. At that level, XL’s share price would be 2.44% above current price.
To see how XL Fleet Corp. stock has been performing today in comparison to its peers in the industry, here are the numbers: XL stock’s performance was -5.82% at last check in today’s session, and -38.31% in the past year. XL Fleet Corp. has a P/E ratio of 0. Also during today’s trading, the S&P 500 Index has plunged -1.57%, while the Dow Jones Industrial also saw a negative session, down -1.50% today.
An evaluation of the daily trading volume of XL Fleet Corp. (NYSE:XL) indicates that the 3-month average is 2.62 million. However, this figure has increased over the past 10 days to an average of 1.55 million.
Currently, records show that 139.24 million of the company’s shares remain outstanding. The insiders hold 0.10% of outstanding shares, whereas institutions hold 17.00%. However, since the stock’s price has seen -72.48% year-to-date, investors’ interest is likely to be reignited due to its potential to move even lower.