Square, Inc. (NYSE:SQ) has a 1 Year Target Estimate of $13.38. The stock traded with the volume of 7.8 Million in the last trading session. Square, Inc. opened at $12.47 and closed by showing an increase of 3.85%. The Bid price in the last session was $12.93 x 33300 and the Ask price was $12.94 x 23900. (The ask price is what sellers are willing to take for it. If you are selling a stock, you are going to get the bid price, if you are buying a stock you are going to get the ask price. The difference (or spread) goes to the broker/specialist that handles the transaction).
Square, Inc. has the Market Capitalization of 4.56 Billion. The Stock has its 52-week High of $15.91 and 52-Week Low of $8.06 and it touched its 52-week high on Mar 31, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Feb 3, 2016.
Square, Inc. reported its last Earnings on Nov 01 AMC where the company reported Actual EPS of $-0.09/Share whereas, the Analyst Estimated EPS was $-0.11/share. The difference between Actual EPS and Estimated EPS was $0.02/share. This represented an Earnings Surprise of 18.2%.
21 number of analysts also provided their insight on Square, Inc., where the Average Price Target for the stock is $13.38. They also projected Low Price Target as $8 while High Price Target is set at $16.
A number of analysts rated the stock as well: 5 analysts believe that the stock is a STRONG BUY while 7 reported it as Buy.12 analysts assigned a HOLD rating, 0 said it’s UNDERPERFORM and 0 say that this stock is a SELL.
Square, Inc. annual Divided is 0 while it’s Dividend Yield is 0%. The stock has its Price to Earnings (P/E) ratio of 0 and Forward Price to Earnings ratio of 0. The company has its Price to Sales (P/S) ratio of 2.79 where Price to Book (P/B) ratio of 8.74, Price to Cash Per share (P/C) of 8.86 and Price to Free Cash Flow (P/FCF) has a value of 117.74.
The company has its Return on Assets (ROA) of -24.8 Percent. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at -49% and Return on Investment (ROI) displays a value of -34.8%.
The stock is currently trading at Distance from 20-Day simple moving Average of 6.61% whereas, Distance from 50-Day Simple moving average is 10.46 Percent and Distance from 200-Day Simple Moving Average of 14.13 percent.
A look at performance overview of Square, Inc. depicts that Performance (Week) is 3.85 percent while Performance Month is 15.54%. Quarterly performance shows a value of 6.15% and Half Year Performance value stands at 34.09%. Yearly performance of the stock has the value of 8.65 percent. Square, Inc. has its YTD performance of -1.15 Percent. (YTD performance is the most important factor to consider; if YTD is negative, the stock is declining; if the YTD Performance value is Positive the stock is surging).
Many Insiders have done trades inside the company. The latest trade was made on 15 Nov 2016 where Officer Brougher (Francoise) did a transaction type “Sell” in which 2042 shares were traded at a price of $11.83. Another insider trade includes Officer Henry (Alyssa) who also initiated a transaction in which 1361 shares were traded on 14 Nov 2016 as “Buy”. On 14 Nov 2016 Chief Executive Officer Dorsey (Jack) traded 323750 shares as “Sell” at $12.18. Chief Executive Officer Dorsey (Jack) Buy 323750 shares on 14 Nov 2016 at the price of $0.
The latest Upgrades/Downgrades was done by Research firm Pacific Crest on 14-Nov-16 who Upgrade the stock from Sector Weight to Overweight. Other firms have also Upgraded/Downgraded the stock. On 2-Nov-16, Credit Suisse took an action “Upgrade” from Neutral to Outperform. On 19-Oct-16, the stock was Initiated to Neutral by Credit Suisse.