Uranium Energy Corp. (AMEX:UEC) concluded the trading at $3.88 on Wednesday, November 23 with a rise of 1.04% from its closing price on previous day.
Taking a look at stock we notice that its last check on previous day was $3.84 and 5Y monthly beta was reading 2.13 with its price kept floating in the range of $3.76 and $3.88 on the day. Company’s P/E ratio for the trailing 12 months is 298.46. Considering stock’s 52-week price range provides that UEC hit a high price of $6.60 and saw its price falling to a low level of $2.34 during that period. Over a period of past 1-month, stock came subtracting -8.49% in its value.
With its current market valuation of $1.40 billion, Uranium Energy Corp. is set to declare its quarterly results on Dec 12, 2022 – Dec 16, 2022. Analysts are in estimates of -$0.02 per share for company’s earnings in the current quarter and are expecting its annual EPS growth moving up to -$0.04 for 2023 with estimates of that growing to $0.03 in next year. These estimates are suggesting current year growth of -300.00% for EPS and 175.00% growth next year.
In keeping analyst consensus estimate with, company is forecasted to be making an annual revenue of $26.87 million in 2023, which will be 16.00% 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 UEC 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 25% Sell for it.
According to ratings assigned by 5 analysts at the scale of 1 to 5 with 1.00 representing a strong buy and 5.00 suggesting a strong sell; 0 of them are recommending Uranium Energy Corp. (UEC) as a Hold, while 5 are in view that stock is a Buy. Recommendation by 0 analysts for the stock is an Underweight while number of those analysts who rated the stock as an Overweight is 0, whereas 0 of them are considering the stock as a Sell. When taken as whole, stock gets a rating of Overweight and that encourages the investors to exploit the opportunity and build their stake up in the company.
Digging deeper we become aware of the PEG ratio of the UEC stock which is currently positioned at 0. It further provides that stock’s current price level is -2.23% away from its 20-day simple moving average and is 0.15% off its SMA50. Its relative strength index (RSI) for 14-periods is oscillating at 48.48 while volatility remained at 3.72% over the past week which changes to 5.68% when measuring it over the past month. Beta is valued at 2.10, while measure of average true range or ATR is currently at 0.22. In predicting price targets of as low as $6.25 and as high as $8.25, analysts are in agreement on assigning the stock over the next 12 months average price target of $6.92. Stock’s current price level is -61.08% above from estimated low price target while it is -112.63% below the estimated high; and even if the UEC’s share succeeded to reach the median price of $6.60, then the outlook of -70.1% could come to the excitement of the investors.
In comparing Uranium Energy Corp. (UEC)’s stock with other industry players reveals that stock’s current price change of 1.04% and that of -11.21% over the past 12 months is in competing position with that of Ur-Energy Inc. (URG) which saw its stock price raised by 3.97% in the last trading and went through a decrease of -19.63% in past 12-month trading. Industry’s another major player Centrus Energy Corp. (LEU) has rise 0.77% up in previous session, but over the past year has faced a fall of -39.36%, while Denison Mines Corp. (DNN) was also down -0.82% however its price remained floating in the red at -30.46% over the same period. Uranium Energy Corp. has a P/E ratio of 298.46 while Centrus Energy Corp. is showing 4.75 for the same. 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 Uranium Energy Corp. (AMEX:UEC) provides that stock’s average daily trading volume for 3 months was 10.12 million. Number of outstanding shares of the stock stood at 365.05 million.
The percentage of outstanding shares held by the insiders is 1.80% while it is 46.10% for the institutional holders. Addition of 15.82% 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.