Pinterest Inc. (NYSE:PINS) shares, rose in value on Friday, May 13, with the stock price up by 4.96% to the previous day’s close as strong demand from buyers drove the stock to $21.16.
Actively observing the price movement in the recent trading, the stock is buoying the session at $20.16, falling within a range of $18.325 and $20.16. The value of beta (5-year monthly) is 1.09 whereas the PE ratio is 37.54 over 12-month period. Referring to stock’s 52-week performance, its high was $81.77, and the low was $18.32. On the whole, PINS has fluctuated by -11.11% over the past month.
With the market capitalization of Pinterest Inc. currently standing at about $13.34 billion, investors are eagerly awaiting this quarter’s results, scheduled for Apr 25, 2022 – Apr 29, 2022. As a result, investors might want to see an improvement in the stock’s price before the company announces its earnings report. Analysts are projecting the company’s earnings per share (EPS) to be $0.46, which is expected to increase to $0.2 for fiscal year $1.1 and then to about $1.31 by fiscal year 2022. Data indicates that the EPS growth is expected to be 161.90% in 2022, while the next year’s EPS growth is forecast to be 19.10%.
Analysts have estimated the company’s revenue for the quarter at $827.43 million, with a low estimate of $755.5 million and a high estimate of $848.62 million. According to the average forecast, sales growth in current quarter could jump up 17.30%, compared to the corresponding quarter of last year. Wall Street analysts also predicted that in 2022, the company’s y-o-y revenues would reach $2.56 billion, representing an increase of 51.20% from the revenues reported in the last year’s results.
Revisions could be a useful indicator to get insight on short-term price movement; so for the company, there were no upward and no downward review(s) in last seven days. We see that PINS’s technical picture suggests that short-term indicators denote the stock is a 50% Sell on average. However, medium term indicators have put the stock in the category of 100% Sell while long term indicators on average have been pointing out that it is a 100% Sell.
The stock’s technical analysis shows that the PEG ratio is about 26.82, with the price of PINS currently trading nearly 0.38% and -8.91% away from the simple moving averages for 20 and 50 days respectively. The Relative Strength Index (RSI, 14) currently indicates a reading of 47.39, while the 7-day volatility ratio is showing 8.98% which for the 30-day chart, stands at 7.27%. Furthermore, Pinterest Inc. (PINS)’s average true range (ATR) is 1.65.
Data on historical trading for Pinterest Inc. (NYSE:PINS) indicates that the trading volumes over the past 10 days have averaged 15.59 million and over the past 3 months, they’ve averaged 12.23 million. According to company’s latest data on outstanding shares, there are 656.90 million shares outstanding.
Nearly 0.30% of Pinterest Inc.’s shares belong to company insiders and institutional investors own 77.40% of the company’s shares. The data on short interest also indicates that stock shorts accounted for 19.0 million shares as on Dec 30, 2021, resulting in a short ratio of 1.94. According to the data, the short interest in Pinterest Inc. (PINS) stood at 2.91% of shares outstanding as of Dec 30, 2021; the number of short shares registered in Nov 29, 2021 reached 15.39 million. The stock has fallen by -44.54% since the beginning of the year, thereby showing the potential of a further growth. This could raise investors’ confidence to be optimistic about the PINS stock heading into the next quarter.