KE Holdings Inc. (NYSE:BEKE) traded at $18.44 at close of the session on Tuesday, 01/24/23, made a downward move of -2.07% on its previous day’s price.
Looking at the stock we see that its previous close was $18.83 and the beta (5Y monthly) reads -1.86 with the day’s price range being $17.975 – $18.83. In terms of its 52-week price range, BEKE has a high of $23.27 and a low of $7.31. The company’s stock has gained about 24.43% over that past 30 days.
KE Holdings Inc. has a market cap of $21.99 billion and is expected to release its quarterly earnings report on Mar 07, 2023 – Mar 13, 2023. Estimates by analysts give the company expected earnings per share (EPS) of $0.12, with the EPS growth for the year raised at $0.18 for 2022 and $0.6 for next year. These figures represent -37.90% and 233.30% growth in EPS for the two years respectively.
Analysts tracking the company’s growth have also given it a consensus growth in revenue estimated at $2.38 billion, with a low of $2.3 billion and a high of $2.51 billion. According to analyst consensus estimates figures, the company’s yearly revenue forecast for 2022 is expected to hit $8.75 billion, or -27.80% down from figures reported last year.
There have been 1 upward and no downward revisions for the stock’s EPS in last 7 days, something that reflects the nature of company’s price movement in short term. On the other hand, looking at the outlook for the BEKE stock, short term indicators assign the stock an average of 100% Buy, while medium term indicators assign it an average of 100% Buy. Long term indicators on average place the stock in the category of 100% Buy.
Looking further, we note the current price level is 8.21% off its SMA20 and 17.23% from its 50-day simple moving average. The RSI (14) is pointing at 61.22 while the volatility over the past week is 3.61% and jumps to 4.78% over the past one month.
Coming back to KE Holdings Inc. (NYSE:BEKE), we note that the average 3-month trading volume was 14.02 million, while that of the preceding 10-day period stands at 11.27 million. Current shares outstanding are 1.19 billion.
The insiders hold 0.10% of the company’s shares while institutions hold 42.10%. The data shows that short shares as of Oct 13, 2022, stood at 37.81 million at a short ratio of 3.71. This represents a 3.12% short interest in shares outstanding on Oct 13, 2022. Shares short fall in October from the previous month at 49.15 million. Investors should be excited about this stock as its upside potential is great, with current price pushing the stock 32.09% up in year-to-date price movement.