KnowBe4 Inc. (NASDAQ:KNBE) shares, rose in value on Thursday, 05/12/22, with the stock price up by 2.67% to the previous day’s close as strong demand from buyers drove the stock to $16.53.
Actively observing the price movement in the last trading, the stock closed the session at $16.10, falling within a range of $15.69 and $17.39. Referring to stock’s 52-week performance, its high was $36.67, and the low was $13.78. On the whole, KNBE has fluctuated by -31.78% over the past month.
With the market capitalization of KnowBe4 Inc. currently standing at about $3.07 billion, investors are eagerly awaiting this quarter’s results, scheduled for Nov 03, 2021. 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 $0.01, which is expected to increase to $0.03 for fiscal year $0.08 and then to about $0.1 by fiscal year 2022.
Analysts have estimated the company’s revenue for the quarter at $67.1 million, with a low estimate of $66.97 million and a high estimate of $67.2 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. We see that KNBE’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 0, with the price of KNBE currently trading nearly -25.81% and -24.36% away from the simple moving averages for 20 and 50 days respectively. The Relative Strength Index (RSI, 14) currently indicates a reading of 28.52, while the 7-day volatility ratio is showing 16.61% which for the 30-day chart, stands at 9.28%. Furthermore, KnowBe4 Inc. (KNBE)’s average true range (ATR) is 1.88.
A comparison of KnowBe4 Inc. (KNBE) with its peers suggests the former has fared considerably weaker in the market. KNBE showed an intraday change of 2.67% in last session, and over the past year, it shrunk by -5.81%%. In comparison, Broadcom Inc. (AVGO) has moved higher at 0.79% on the day and was up 32.74% over the past 12 months. On the other hand, the price of NortonLifeLock Inc. (NLOK) has fallen -2.79% on the day. The stock, however, is off -6.70% from where it was a year ago. Additionally, there is a gain of 4.24% for Rapid7 Inc. (RPD) in last trading while the stock has seen an overall depriciation of -13.92%% over the past year. Other than that, the overall performance of the S&P 500 during the last trading session shows that it lost -0.13%. Meanwhile, the Dow Jones Industrial Slipped by -0.33%.
Data on historical trading for KnowBe4 Inc. (NASDAQ:KNBE) indicates that the trading volumes over the past 10 days have averaged 1.24 million and over the past 3 months, they’ve averaged 936.67K. According to company’s latest data on outstanding shares, there are 173.53 million shares outstanding.
Nearly 1.90% of KnowBe4 Inc.’s shares belong to company insiders and institutional investors own 95.00% of the company’s shares. The data on short interest also indicates that stock shorts accounted for 0.98 million shares as on Dec 14, 2021, resulting in a short ratio of 0.99. According to the data, the short interest in KnowBe4 Inc. (KNBE) stood at 0.57% of shares outstanding as of Dec 14, 2021; the number of short shares registered in Nov 14, 2021 reached 1.04 million. The stock has fallen by -27.94% since the beginning of the year, thereby showing the potential of a further growth. This could raise investors’ confidence to be optimistic about the KNBE stock heading into the next quarter.