Nu Holdings Ltd. (NYSE:NU) shares, rose in value on Thursday, 05/12/22, with the stock price up by 8.40% to the previous day’s close as strong demand from buyers drove the stock to $4.00.
Actively observing the price movement in the last trading, the stock closed the session at $3.69, falling within a range of $3.3218 and $4.29. Referring to stock’s 52-week performance, its high was $12.24, and the low was $3.69. On the whole, NU has fluctuated by -43.26% over the past month.
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 -$0.06, which is expected to increase to -$0.01 for fiscal year -$0.07 and then to about -$0.13 by fiscal year 2022.
Analysts have estimated the company’s revenue for the quarter at $401.01 million, with a low estimate of $390 million and a high estimate of $412.02 million.
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.
18 analyst(s) have assigned their ratings of the stock’s forecast evaluation on a scale of 1.00-5.00 to indicate a strong buy to a strong sell recommendation. The stock is rated as a Hold by 4 analyst(s), 10 recommend it as a Buy and 0 called the NU stock Overweight. In the meantime, 0 analyst(s) believe the stock as Underweight and 4 think it is a Sell. Thus, investors eager to increase their holdings of the company’s stock will have an opportunity to do so as the average rating for the stock is Overweight.
The stock’s technical analysis shows that the PEG ratio is about 0, with the price of NU currently trading nearly -33.90% and -42.14% away from the simple moving averages for 20 and 50 days respectively. The Relative Strength Index (RSI, 14) currently indicates a reading of 25.46, while the 7-day volatility ratio is showing 15.45% which for the 30-day chart, stands at 9.08%. Furthermore, Nu Holdings Ltd. (NU)’s average true range (ATR) is 0.54. The company’s stock has been forecasted to trade at an average price of $10.44 over the course of the next 52 weeks, with a low of $4.00 and a high of $16.00. Based on these price targets, the low is 0.0% off current price, whereas the price has to move -300.0% to reach the yearly target high. Additionally, analysts’ median price of $11.50 is likely to be welcomed by investors because it represents a decrease of -187.5% from the current levels.
Data on historical trading for Nu Holdings Ltd. (NYSE:NU) indicates that the trading volumes over the past 10 days have averaged 17.21 million and over the past 3 months, they’ve averaged 12.62 million. According to company’s latest data on outstanding shares, there are 4.61 billion shares outstanding.
Nearly 20.13% of Nu Holdings Ltd.’s shares belong to company insiders and institutional investors own 69.10% of the company’s shares. The data on short interest also indicates that stock shorts accounted for 49.75 million shares as on Dec 30, 2021, resulting in a short ratio of 2.85. The stock has fallen by -57.36% since the beginning of the year, thereby showing the potential of a further growth. This could raise investors’ confidence to be optimistic about the NU stock heading into the next quarter.