Energy Fuels Inc. (AMEX:UUUU) traded at $6.82 at last check on Tuesday, 01/24/23, made a downward move of -3.94% on its previous day’s price.
Looking at the stock we see that its previous close was $7.10 and the beta (5Y monthly) reads 1.65 with the day’s price range being $7.00 – $7.15. The company has a trailing 12-month PE ratio of 710.00. In terms of its 52-week price range, UUUU has a high of $11.00 and a low of $4.69. The company’s stock has gained about 13.78% over that past 30 days.
Energy Fuels Inc. has a market cap of $1.11 billion and is expected to release its quarterly earnings report on Mar 13, 2023 – Mar 17, 2023. Estimates by analysts give the company expected earnings per share (EPS) of -$0.02, with the EPS growth for the year raised at -$0.24 for 2022 and $0.06 for next year. These figures represent -4.30% and 125.00% 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 $3.6 million, with a low of $1 million and a high of $6.2 million. The median projection represents growth squeezing down to 116.90% compared to sales growth for the corresponding quarter a year ago. According to analyst consensus estimates figures, the company’s yearly revenue forecast for 2022 is expected to hit $17.11 million, or 437.40% up from figures reported last year.
There have been no 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 UUUU stock, short term indicators assign the stock an average of Hold, while medium term indicators assign it an average of Hold. Long term indicators on average place the stock in the category of 100% Buy.
Based on estimates by 8 analysts, where scores have ranged from 1.00 for a strong buy to 5.00 for a strong sell, 0 have rated the Energy Fuels Inc. (UUUU) stock as a Hold, while 8 rate it as a Buy. 0 analyst(s) rate it as overweight while 0 of them rated it as underweight, whereas 0 suggest the stock as a Sell. The stock has an overall rating of Buy and investors could take advantage and scoop up stock of the company.
Looking further, we note the current price level is 4.48% off its SMA20 and 4.58% from its 50-day simple moving average. The RSI (14) is pointing at 55.14 while the volatility over the past week is 4.58% and jumps to 4.48% over the past one month. The average price target for the stock over the next 12 months is $10.20, with the estimates having a low of $6.78 and a high of $13.00. These price ends are 0.59% and -90.62% off the today’s price level respectively, although investors could be excited at the prospect of a -53.67% if the UUUU share price touches on the median price of $10.48.
Let’s briefly compare Energy Fuels Inc. (UUUU) stock to its peers. We find that today’s price change of -3.94% and 14.33% over the past 12 months for UUUU competes that of Ur-Energy Inc. (URG), which has seen its stock price fall -2.62% in the latest trading session and is 8.77% over the last one year. Another of its peers Denison Mines Corp. (DNN) has dropped -3.85% today, and was 21.19% up over the past year. In contrast to these companies, both the S&P 500 Index and the Dow Jones Industrial are today at -1.45% and -1.08%, respectively, in early deals.
Coming back to Energy Fuels Inc. (AMEX:UUUU), we note that the average 3-month trading volume was 1.74 million, while that of the preceding 10-day period stands at 1.42 million. Current shares outstanding are 156.31 million.
The insiders hold 1.60% of the company’s shares while institutions hold 44.57%. The data shows that short shares as of Dec 29, 2022, stood at 20.07 million at a short ratio of 11.86. This represents a 12.73% short interest in shares outstanding on Dec 29, 2022. Shares short fall in December from the previous month at 20.85 million. Investors should be excited about this stock as its upside potential is great, with today’s price pushing the stock 14.33% up in year-to-date price movement.