How have the shares performed?
WISeKey International Holding AG (WKEY) saw an uptrend of 1.16% in the recent trading with $7.84 being its most recent. The current price level -65.00% lower than the highest price of $22.40 marked by the stock while trading over the past 52-weeks, whereas it is 81.48% higher than the lowest price of $4.32 the company dropped to over past 52-weeks. The latest news story on WKEY appeared in GlobeNewswire under the title “WISeKey joins digitalswitzerland aiming the development of a concerted approach to public and private issues in the field of digital technologies” on May-27-21.
Squeezing the time span to 30 day period shows us the stock is currently trading -20.73% below one month high and is +14.45% above of the lowest during that time. Looking into the simple moving average, WISeKey International Holding AG (WKEY)’s stock stands at a SMA-50 of $9.91 while that of 5-day is reading $7.71.
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 WKEY’s SMA-200 as of now is $7.72.
Do analysts rate it as a buy, sell or hold?
Irrespective of recent performance, what’s important is what the future holds. In uncertain economic times, a clear picture is difficult to get. Analysts generally have a good understanding of the market works, which gives them a leg up in making predictions. Analyst ratings are often compiled into a single score from 1 to 5. The score of 1 signifies buy or strong buy, the score of 2 signifies outperform, the score of 3 means hold, and the score of 4 indicates underperform.
WISeKey International Holding AG Earnings – What Happened With WKEY
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 $6.16 billion.
WKEY – WISeKey International Holding AG 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 7.83 million. WKEY does have institutional investors; and they hold 1.60% of the stock.
WISeKey International Holding AG – Insider Activity and Holdings
As on Dec 30, 2020, Susquehanna Fundamental Investments, LLC was the top most holder in WISeKey International Holding AG (NASDAQ:WKEY) with an ownership of 16599.0 shares of the company or 0.07% of the stake worth $0.12 million. The filing also reveals Two Sigma Advisers, LP as the second largest holder in the company with a control over 0.06% of the outstanding shares. Its stake is worth $0.11 million for having 15900.0 shares in hand.
FNY Investment Advisers, LLC also came holding a key position in the company during the recent quarter and it now holds 0.06% of the outstanding shares. With this there are now 7 institutions which have possession in WKEY’s shares.
Analyst ratings are often compiled into a single score from 1 to 5. The score of 1 signifies buy or strong buy, the score of 2 signifies outperform, the score of 3 means hold, and the score of 4 indicates underperform.
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. In recently reported quarter, current ratio recorded by WISeKey International Holding AG was 1.51 while posting a debt to equity ratio of 0.42. The count was 38.87 for long-term debt to equity ratio.
WISeKey International Holding AG’s return on equity, or ROE, is -115.60%, compared to the industry average of 7.69% for Technology – Semiconductors. Although this indicates that WKEY fails to use its equity well, the metric will vary significantly depending on the industry.
Technical Analysis of WISeKey International Holding AG (NASDAQ:WKEY) 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 WISeKey International Holding AG (WKEY), we notice that the stock’s 20-day average volume is at 562,080 shares and 50% of short term indicators are suggesting the stock as Sell. Medium term indicators at an average of 50% are spotting the stock at Buy with its 50-day average volume of 5,453,906 shares. And to end, WKEY’s 100-day average volume is 3,489,110 shares with 50% of the long-term indicators pointing towards Buy for the stock.