Looking at top Wall Street opinions, eBay Inc. (NASDAQ: EBAY) has recently made its way into the research list of The Benchmark Company – signaling that their analyst’s rating adjustment is noteworthy. This stock was Reiterated to a rating of Buy in the eyes of The Benchmark Company, as reported on Wednesday, January 30th, 2019. Another heavy-hitting research note was published by Susquehanna on Wednesday January 30th, 2019, with this firm Reiterated EBAY to an updated rating of Positive. In the past six months and three months of trading, shares of eBay Inc. (EBAY) have moved by 6.57% and 25.13%, respectively.
Brokerage Updates Related to eBay Inc. (EBAY) Stock
This publicly-traded organization generated gains of 0.39% over the last 5 sessions. Right now, this stock is the subject of 35 analysts’ evaluations, who – on average – have given this company’s shares a Buy rating. Of the latest market expert opinions, 1 have given an underperform rating, 0 has given a sell rating, and 8 have given a rating of Buy or better. Based on the 35 stock market experts following this company, the average 12-month price target is $37.48. Moreover, individual price targets range between $30.00-$46.00. With its recent move to $37.00, we can see that these firms project this stock will loss by -15.11% in one year.
Updates from eBay Inc. (EBAY) SEC Form 4
This particular company’s shares have garnered a lot of attention in recent days, as insiders are unloading their holdings while having generated a 5.20% rise since the beginning of the calendar year. A VP, Chief Accounting Officer at eBay Inc. (EBAY) sold off some of its shares in a transaction that was finalized on Feb 01. SWAN ROBERT HOLMES bought 17,787 shares of the organization’s stock at $28.21 apiece and racked up $501,766 in earnings from the purchase. Now, SWAN ROBERT HOLMES holds 289,207 shares of the company following the exchange. A SVP, EMEA of the organization named Lee Jae Hyun, was engaged in a transaction that occurred on Nov 30 that managed to be worth $460,949 from the sale of 15,631 common shares at a price of $29.49 per individual share.
eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) Results in the Pipeline
The next scheduled release of financial results for eBay Inc. will be for the Dec-18 quarter. As it stands right now, market analysts are anticipating the per-share earnings for the three-month period will be $0.68. In the same vein, they expect sales for the quarter to amount to $2,864.26 million.
Now let’s turn to earnings surprise history: in the most recent quarter, the company reported about $2,877.00 million in revenue alongside EPS at $0.71. On average, the analyst projection was calling for $2,649.00 million with $0.56 per share in earnings, respectively. In the preceding quarter, this company’s revenue reached $2,640.00 million, with earnings per share ending up at $0.53.
Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI) experienced a drop of -0.87% from the closing price in the previous trading day. That drove the price to $43.32 per share, as observed on March 14th, 2019, at a time when the total trading volume reached 7,271,958 shares of stock – compared to the typical average of 13.04M shares per day (as recorded over the past three months). The consensus estimate for these shares has been shifted to $52.78.
Pricing Indications for Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI)
This organization has had a price-to-earnings ratio of 18.40 in the last year. In the most recent trading session, the daily high was $43.93, bringing the per-share value -0.87% high its 52-week high and about -48.84% more expensive than its 52-week low. Meanwhile, it gained 44.99 from its observable 50-day simple moving average. Right at this moment, the per-share value is -31.37% lower than the mean per-share price over the last 200 days in the market.
Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI) In-Depth Brokerage Insights
We can see that a number of brokerage firms are putting their focus onto this stock. Out of this group, 0 have a sell rating, 11 have a Buy rating, 11 have an outperform rating, while 11 provided a Hold rating for these shares – thanks to data from Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S. Additionally, 0 have recommended that these shares are an Underperforming investment. The current consensus recommendation is at 2.10, based on information from Thomson Reuters.
ATVI Stock Value Potential
In trading activity as of late, this stock’s value was 62.98 up from its 200 day moving average, while also -3.84% down when compared against its 50-day simple moving average. Over the course of the past year of trading, the share price stuck in the range of $40.00-$68.00. The market value for the entire organization reached 33.14B. After the trading day started off at the price of $43.32, these shares nearly bottomed out at its low price of $43.23 and nearly peaked at $43.93 as its full-day high price. In the last trading session, the price ended the day at $43.70. The institutional holdings related to this organization account for 0.70%, and the Beta factor is now 0.83. This company’s RSI (Relative Strength Index) managed to hit 50.05.
Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI) Analyst Points of Focus
Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI) has found itself inside of Needham’s research list, so their analyst rating adjustment is worth taking note of. This stock was Reiterated to Buy, by Needham, as garnered from a news report on Wednesday February 13th, 2019. An additional helpful research note was sent out by BofA/Merrill’s on Wednesday February 13th, 2019. The brokerage decided to reiterated ATVI to Neutral.