JAKKS Pacific Inc. (NASDAQ:JAKK) concluded the trading at $18.36 on Wednesday, November 23 with a rise of 3.44% from its closing price on previous day.
Taking a look at stock we notice that its last check on previous day was $17.75 and 5Y monthly beta was reading 2.32 with its price kept floating in the range of $17.6075 and $18.46 on the day. Company’s P/E ratio for the trailing 12 months is 3.85. Considering stock’s 52-week price range provides that JAKK hit a high price of $27.87 and saw its price falling to a low level of $7.50 during that period. Over a period of past 1-month, stock came subtracting -6.47% in its value.
With its current market valuation of $174.79 million, JAKKS Pacific Inc. is set to declare its quarterly results on Feb 15, 2023 – Feb 20, 2023. Analysts are in estimates of -$1.13 per share for company’s earnings in the current quarter and are expecting its annual EPS growth moving up to $3.82 for 2022 with estimates of that growing to $3.95 in next year. These estimates are suggesting current year growth of 21.30% for EPS and 3.40% growth next year.
Analysts watching the company’s growth closely have provided estimates for its revenue growth with an average revenue estimate of $131.97 million. They suggested that in the process company could generate revenue of as low as $87.5 million which could climb up to $158 million to hit a high. The average estimate is representing a decrease of -29.80% in sales growth from that of posted by the company in the same quarter of last year. In keeping analyst consensus estimate with, company is forecasted to be making an annual revenue of $733.77 million in 2022, which will be 18.10% more from revenue generated by the company last year.
In last 7 days, analysts came adjusting their opinions about stock’s EPS with no upward and no downward revisions, an indication which could give clearer idea about the company’s short term price movement. In contrast, when we review JAKK stock’s current outlook then short term indicators are assigning it an average of Hold, while medium term indicators are categorizing the stock at an average of Hold. Long term indicators are suggesting an average of 50% Buy for it.
Digging deeper we become aware of the PEG ratio of the JAKK stock which is currently positioned at 0.26. It further provides that stock’s current price level is 0.37% away from its 20-day simple moving average and is -5.41% off its SMA50. Its relative strength index (RSI) for 14-periods is oscillating at 48.38 while volatility remained at 5.58% over the past week which changes to 7.48% when measuring it over the past month. Beta is valued at 2.22, while measure of average true range or ATR is currently at 1.21.
In comparing JAKKS Pacific Inc. (JAKK)’s stock with other industry players reveals that stock’s current price change of 3.44% and that of 61.62% over the past 12 months is in competing position with that of Hasbro Inc. (HAS) which saw its stock price raised by 1.47% in the last trading and went through a decrease of -37.53% in past 12-month trading. JAKKS Pacific Inc. has a P/E ratio of 3.85 against that of Hasbro Inc.’s 20.83. On the other hand, the S&P 500 Index was up 0.59% in the last trading session while the Dow Jones Industrial closed the session higher at 0.28%.
Having a second look at JAKKS Pacific Inc. (NASDAQ:JAKK) provides that stock’s average daily trading volume for 3 months was 121.54K, while it jumped to 0.11 million when we calculate an average volume for past 10 days. Number of outstanding shares of the stock stood at 9.70 million.
The percentage of outstanding shares held by the insiders is 19.50% while it is 45.40% for the institutional holders. The figures also indicate that as of Oct 13, 2022, number of stock’s short shares was 65050.0 which implies a short ratio of 0.72. This shows down a 0.67% of Short Interest in company’s outstanding shares on the day. In October the standing of shares short improved as it was 71680.0 in the previous month. Addition of 80.71% by stock’s current price to its year-to-date value in last trading session is likely to be increasing investors’ interest in the stock as it is hinting an extended uptrend.