Shares of BlackBerry Limited (NYSE:BB) recorded -1.78% loss during trading session on December 6th, 2018. The script traded as low as $8.06 and last traded at $8.26. 5.18 million shares changed exchanged hands during trading, a drop of -15.55% from the 30-day average session volume of 4.48M shares. The firm had previously closed at $8.41. The company has $541.79M outstanding shares, price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 5.07and a beta of 1.82. The company has a RSI of 32.68, ATR of 0.32 and a volatility of 3.49% this week. BB has a 52 week low price of $8.23 and a 52 week high price of $14.55.
Investors have identified the tech company BlackBerry Limited as an interesting stock but before investments are made there, an in-depth look at its trading activities will have to be conducted. The share is trading with a market value of around 4.48B, the company now has both obstacles and catalysts that affect them and they came from their mode of operations. With the company affected by events currently, it is a perfect time to analyze the numbers behind the firm in order to come up with a rather realistic picture of what this stock is.
BlackBerry Limited (BB) Fundamentals that are to be considered.
When analyzing a stock, the first fundamental thing to take into account is the balance sheet. How healthy the balance sheet of a company is will determine if the company will be able to carry out all its financial and non-financial obligations and also keep the faith of its investors. For BB, the company has in raw cash 581 million on their books with 34 million currently as liabilities. How the trend is over time is what investors should be concerned about. The company has a healthy balance sheet as their debt profile has been on a decline. In terms of their assets, the company currently has 2.53 billion total, with 0 as their total liabilities. This figure have given the company a good sense of viability under numerous contexts.
BB were able to record 0 as free cash flow during the third quarter of the year, this saw their quarterly net cash flow reduce by 9 million. In cash movements, the company had a total of 0 as operating cash flow.
Potential earnings growth for BlackBerry Limited (BB)
In order to determine the future investment potential for this stock, we will have to analyze key trends that affect it. During the third quarter of the year, BlackBerry Limited recorded a total of 210 million in revenue. This figure implies that they witnessed a quarterly year/year change in their earnings with -0.13% coming in sequential stages and their sales for the third quarter reducing by -0.01%.
What matters though is how it ends. When the core data for the company is broken down, then the stock sounds interesting. The company spent 49 million trying to sell their products during the last quarter, with the result yielding a gross income of 161 million. This allows shareholders to hold on to 541.79M with the revenue now reading 80 cents per share. This is a figure that is close to analyst’s prediction for their fourth quarter (0.00 cents a share).