How have the shares performed?
Kelso Technologies Inc. (KIQ) saw an uptrend of 5.33% in the recent trading with $0.68 being its most recent. The current price level -54.18% lower than the highest price of $1.48 marked by the stock while trading over the past 52-weeks, whereas it is 52.40% higher than the lowest price of $0.44 the company dropped to over past 52-weeks. The latest news story on KIQ appeared in GlobeNewswire under the title “Kelso Technologies Inc. Financial Results for the First Quarter Ended March 31, 2021” on May-11-21.
Squeezing the time span to 30 day period shows us the stock is currently trading -21.60% below one month high and is +14.95% above of the lowest during that time. Looking into the simple moving average, Kelso Technologies Inc. (KIQ)’s stock stands at a SMA-50 of $0.8113 while that of 5-day is reading $0.6534.
Daily rise and fall of price influence many of the traders, and in order to overcome the fluctuating effect of that and to watch the stock closely, traders focus more on stock’s 200-day moving average. At various points in trading activity, investors are more likely to be making use of that measure as a strong indicator in figuring out their support and resistance levels, and KIQ’s SMA-200 as of now is $0.7071.
Kelso Technologies Inc. Earnings – What Happened With KIQ
Coming around sales and income figures, publically trading companies under normal circumstances post earnings and revenues near to average estimates by the Wall Street analysts, but those could came either above or below estimates and known as surprise factor. During the reported three-month period, company’s sales were $1.55 billion.
KIQ – Kelso Technologies Inc. Stock Earnings Estimates
Investors get the exact data about the key information of institutional ownership in a listed company through its 13F filings at the Stock Exchange Commission (SEC). The total number of common shares currently owned by the public is 54.17 million. KIQ does have institutional investors; and they hold 4.96% of the stock.
Kelso Technologies Inc. – Insider Activity and Holdings
As on Mar 30, 2021, CIBC Private Wealth Group, LLC was the top most holder in Kelso Technologies Inc. (AMEX:KIQ) with an ownership of 1.15 million shares of the company or 2.13% of the stake worth $1.35 million. The filing also reveals Tocqueville Asset Management L.p. as the second largest holder in the company with a control over 1.77% of the outstanding shares. Its stake is worth $1.12 million for having 0.96 million shares in hand.
Credit Suisse AG also came holding a key position in the company during the recent quarter and it now holds 0.10% of the outstanding shares. With this there are now 12 institutions which have possession in KIQ’s shares.
The liquidity is a key characteristic of any stock and is the main point of focus of both short-term as well as long term investors before start trading into a stock. The count was 0.89 for long-term debt to equity ratio.
Technical Analysis of Kelso Technologies Inc. (AMEX:KIQ) stock
To comprehend better with the trade moves and investors’ behavior, exploring the short, medium and long term technical indicators along with average volume of a stock is an effective way to make use of. When looking into those indicators for Kelso Technologies Inc. (KIQ), we notice that the stock’s 20-day average volume is at 793,275 shares and 50% of short term indicators are suggesting the stock as Sell. Its 50-day average volume of 2,633,182 shares. And to end, KIQ’s 100-day average volume is 3,468,231 shares with 50% of the long-term indicators pointing towards Sell for the stock.