2U Inc. (NASDAQ: TWOU) open the trading on May 19, 2021, with great promise as it jumped 0.14% to $35.38. During the day, the stock rose to $35.55 and sunk to $34.00 before settling in for the price of $35.33 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, TWOU posted a 52-week range of $28.45-$59.74.
The company of the Consumer Defensive sector’s yearbook sales growth during the past 5- year span was recorded 38.80%. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was -38.60%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is 15.80%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $73.68 million, simultaneously with a float of $72.66 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $2.56 billion. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $38.34, while the 200-day Moving Average is $38.69.
It is imperative to bring your focus towards the efficiency factor of the conglomerate that has a total of 3772 employees. It has generated 205,337 per worker during the last fiscal year. Meanwhile, its income per employee was -57,392. The stock had 19.29 Receivables turnover and 0.57 Total Asset turnover. For the Profitability, stocks gross margin was +69.81, operating margin was -23.10 and Pretax Margin of -28.15.
2U Inc. (TWOU) Ownership Facts and Figures
Sometimes it helps to make our mind if we keep our tabs on how bigger investors are working with the stock of the Education & Training Services industry. According to the most recent insider trade that took place on Feb 04, this organization’s Chief Technology Officer sold 41,042 shares at the rate of 47.00, making the entire transaction reach 1,928,974 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 129,671. Preceding that transaction, on Jan 26, Company’s Chief Operating Officer sold 20,500 for 43.68, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 895,400. This particular insider is now the holder of 228,217 in total.
2U Inc. (TWOU) Earnings and Revenue Records
So, what does the last quarter earnings report of the company that was made public on 3/30/2021 suggests? It has posted -$0.12 earnings per share (EPS) beating the forecaster’s viewpoint (set at -$0.23) by $0.11. This company achieved a net margin of -27.95 while generating a return on equity of -26.20. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of -0.13 per share during the current fiscal year.
2U Inc.’s EPS increase for this current 12-month fiscal period is 15.80% and is forecasted to reach 0.02 in the upcoming year. Considering the longer run, market analysts have predicted that Company’s EPS will increase by 25.00% through the next 5 years, which can be compared against the -38.60% growth it accomplished over the previous five years trading on the market.
2U Inc. (NASDAQ: TWOU) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for 2U Inc. (TWOU). 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 2.23. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 3.08. Similarly, its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is now 60.67.
In the same vein, TWOU’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded -2.96, a figure that is expected to reach -0.15 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be 0.02 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of 2U Inc. (TWOU)
[2U Inc., TWOU] recent stats showed that its last 5-days Average volume was poorer than the volume it posted in the year-ago period. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 29.69% While, its Average True Range was 2.22.
Raw Stochastic average of 2U Inc. (TWOU) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 14.62%, which indicates a major fall in contrast to 27.86% 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 35.99% that was lower than 57.83% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.