Autodesk Inc. (NASDAQ: ADSK) on January 24, 2023, started off the session at the price of $209.31, plunging -2.30% from the previous trading day. During the day, the shares moved up to $210.61 and dropped to $204.84 before settling in for the closing price of $211.29. Within the past 52 weeks, ADSK’s price has moved between $163.20 and $252.34.
Annual sales at Technology sector company grew by 16.60% over the past five years. The company achieved an average annual earnings per share of -58.80%. With a float of $215.09 million, this company’s outstanding shares have now reached $216.00 million.
Let’s look at the performance matrix of the company that is accounted for 12600 employees. In terms of profitability, gross margin is +89.59, operating margin of +15.02, and the pretax margin is +12.84.
Autodesk Inc. (ADSK) Insider Updates
Observing investor behavior towards Software – Application industry stocks is more important than anything else. The insider ownership of Autodesk Inc. is 0.10%, while institutional ownership is 95.00%. The most recent insider transaction that took place on Jan 11, was worth 77,090. In this transaction VP & Chief Accounting Officer of this company sold 394 shares at a rate of $195.66, taking the stock ownership to the 3,074 shares. Before that another transaction happened on Jan 04, when Company’s Director sold 410 for $188.17, making the entire transaction worth $77,150. This insider now owns 4,190 shares in total.
Autodesk Inc. (ADSK) Performance Highlights and Predictions
As on 7/30/2022, Multinational firm has announced its last quarter scores, in which it reported $1.65 earnings per share (EPS) for the period topping the consensus outlook (set at $1.57) by $0.08. This company achieved a net margin of +11.30 while generating a return on equity of 54.78. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 1.84 per share during the current fiscal year.
According to the Wall Street analysts, stocks earnings will be around -58.80% per share during the next fiscal year. For the long-term projections, market analysts anticipate that the company’s EPS will surge by 20.38% during the next five years compared to 23.40% growth over the previous five years of trading.
Autodesk Inc. (NASDAQ: ADSK) Trading Performance Indicators
Autodesk Inc. (ADSK) is currently performing well based on its current performance indicators. A quick ratio of 0.70 was reported for the most recent quarter. In addition, a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for the trailing twelve months stands at 8.66. Likewise, its price to free cash flow for the trailing twelve months is 23.00.
For the trailing twelve months, Company’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) is 2.83, a number that is poised to hit 1.81 in the next quarter and is forecasted to reach 7.29 in one year’s time.
Technical Analysis of Autodesk Inc. (ADSK)
Autodesk Inc. (NASDAQ: ADSK) saw its 5-day average volume 1.07 million, a negative change from its year-to-date volume of 1.16 million. As of the previous 9 days, the stock’s Stochastic %D was 87.93%. Additionally, its Average True Range was 6.57.
During the past 100 days, Autodesk Inc.’s (ADSK) raw stochastic average was set at 49.59%, which indicates a significant decrease from 83.76% during the past two weeks. Based on volatility metrics of the stock, it showed a historical volatility of 35.05% in the past 14 days, which was lower than the 44.88% volatility it showed in the past 100 days.
At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average is $199.38, while its 200-day Moving Average is $197.99. Nevertheless, the first resistance level for the watch stands at $209.75 in the near term. At $213.06, the stock is likely to face the second major resistance level. The third major resistance level sits at $215.52. If the price goes on to break the first support level at $203.98, it is likely to go to the next support level at $201.52. Assuming the price breaks the second support level, the third support level stands at $198.21.
Autodesk Inc. (NASDAQ: ADSK) Key Stats
Market capitalization of the company is 42.41 billion based on 215,767K outstanding shares. Right now, sales total 4,386 M and income totals 497,000 K. The company made 1,280 M in profit during its latest quarter, and 198,000 K in sales during its previous quarter.