As on April 30, 2021, BlackBerry Limited (NYSE: BB) started slowly as it slid -2.54% to $8.83. During the day, the stock rose to $9.13 and sunk to $8.76 before settling in for the price of $9.06 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, BB posted a 52-week range of $3.97-$28.77.
It was noted that the giant of the Technology sector posted annual sales growth of -16.20% over the last 5 years. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was -37.80%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is -616.70%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $566.02 million, simultaneously with a float of $555.29 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $5.10 billion. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $9.77, while the 200-day Moving Average is $7.56.
It is quite fundamental to gauge the extent of the productivity of the business which is accounted for 3497 workers. It has generated 340,704 per worker during the last fiscal year. Meanwhile, its income per employee was -421,206. The stock had 4.04 Receivables turnover and 0.27 Total Asset turnover. For the Profitability, stocks gross margin was +51.62, operating margin was -16.69 and Pretax Margin of -124.64.
BlackBerry Limited (BB) Ownership Facts and Figures
Another important factor to analyze is how key investors are playing towards the stock of the Software – Infrastructure industry. BlackBerry Limited’s current insider ownership accounts for 11.20%, in contrast to 56.60% institutional ownership. According to the most recent insider trade that took place on Apr 02, this organization’s Chief Gv Aff & Pub Pol Officer sold 16,304 shares at the rate of 8.73, making the entire transaction reach 142,334 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 35,136. Preceding that transaction, on Apr 01, Company’s Chief Financial Officer sold 1,159 for 8.68, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 10,060. This particular insider is now the holder of 2,808 in total.
BlackBerry Limited (BB) Earnings and Revenue Records
If we go through the results of last quarter, which was made public on 2/27/2021, the company posted $0.03 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, besting the agreed prediction (set at $0.03) by $0. This company achieved a net margin of -123.63 while generating a return on equity of -55.60. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of -0.05 per share during the current fiscal year.
BlackBerry Limited’s EPS decrease for this current 12-month fiscal period is -616.70% and is forecasted to reach 0.06 in the upcoming year.
BlackBerry Limited (NYSE: BB) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for BlackBerry Limited (BB). It’s Quick Ratio in the last reported quarter now stands at 2.30. The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 0.51. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 5.71. Similarly, its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is now 68.96.
In the same vein, BB’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded -1.97, a figure that is expected to reach -0.05 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be 0.06 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of BlackBerry Limited (BB)
Through scrutinizing the latest numbers posted by the [BlackBerry Limited, BB], it can be observed that its last 5-days Average volume of 10.92 million was lower the volume of 40.16 million, it posted the year before. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 62.78% While, its Average True Range was 0.50.
Raw Stochastic average of BlackBerry Limited (BB) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 10.40%, which indicates a major fall in contrast to 48.47% during the last 2-weeks. If we go through the volatility metrics of the stock, In the past 14-days, Company’s historic volatility was 40.91% that was lower than 143.30% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.