Witnessing the stock’s movement on the chart, on September 17, 2021, Ocean Power Technologies Inc. (AMEX: OPTT) set off with pace as it heaved 18.75% to $2.28. During the day, the stock rose to $2.30 and sunk to $1.93 before settling in for the price of $1.92 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, OPTT posted a 52-week range of $0.79-$7.30.
The Industrials sector firm’s twelve-monthly sales growth has been 11.30% for the last half of the decade. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was 67.90%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is 65.80%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $52.46 million, simultaneously with a float of $52.43 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $100.71 million. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $2.0200, while the 200-day Moving Average is $2.8000.
It is quite necessary to find out the efficiency of the corporate organization, which has 29 number of employees on its payroll. It has generated 26,217 per worker during the last fiscal year. Meanwhile, its income per employee was -320,870. The stock had 2.62 Receivables turnover and 0.02 Total Asset turnover. For the Profitability, stocks gross margin was -88.97, operating margin was -1127.03 and Pretax Margin of -1223.88.
Ocean Power Technologies Inc. (OPTT) Ownership Facts and Figures
Nothing is more important than checking the behaviour of major investors towards the stock of the Electrical Equipment & Parts industry. Ocean Power Technologies Inc.’s current insider ownership accounts for 0.10%, in contrast to 8.20% institutional ownership. According to the most recent insider trade that took place on Dec 30, this organization’s Director sold 25,000 shares at the rate of 2.90, making the entire transaction reach 72,398 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 0.
Ocean Power Technologies Inc. (OPTT) Earnings and Revenue Records
This company achieved a net margin of -1223.88 while generating a return on equity of -32.45. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 0 per share during the current fiscal year.
Ocean Power Technologies Inc.’s EPS increase for this current 12-month fiscal period is 65.80%.
Ocean Power Technologies Inc. (AMEX: OPTT) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for Ocean Power Technologies Inc. (OPTT). It’s Quick Ratio in the last reported quarter now stands at 29.90. The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 0.15. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 77.47.
In the same vein, OPTT’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded -0.41.
Technical Analysis of Ocean Power Technologies Inc. (OPTT)
Going through the that latest performance of [Ocean Power Technologies Inc., OPTT]. Its last 5-days volume of 2.63 million was inferior to the volume of 4.75 million it revealed a year ago. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 46.00% While, its Average True Range was 0.1500.
Raw Stochastic average of Ocean Power Technologies Inc. (OPTT) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 34.21%, which indicates a major fall in contrast to 92.16% 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 84.26% that was higher than 75.00% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.