Currently, Virgin Galactic Holdings Inc. [SPCE] is trading at $4.97, down -1.19%. An important factor to consider is whether the stock is rising or falling in short-term value. The SPCE shares have lost -9.96% over the last week, with a monthly amount drifted -16.19%, and not seem to be holding up well over a long-time horizon.
On 10, August 2022, Virgin Galactic Appoints Matt Boguradzki as Vice President, Sales and Strategy. In a post published today on Yahoo Finance, Virgin Galactic Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: SPCE) (the “Company” or “Virgin Galactic”), an aerospace and space travel company, today announced that former Rolls-Royce executive Matthew Boguradzki has been appointed Vice President, Sales and Strategy, effective today.
From an analyst’s perspective:
Virgin Galactic Holdings Inc. [NYSE: SPCE] stock has seen the most recent analyst activity on September 09, 2022, when Bernstein downgraded its rating to a Underperform but kept the price target unchanged to $4 for it. Previously, Truist downgraded its rating to Sell on August 05, 2022, and dropped its price target to $5. On June 21, 2022, Wells Fargo initiated with a Underweight rating and assigned a price target of $4 on the stock. Truist downgraded its rating to a Hold and decreased its price target to $8 on May 09, 2022. Canaccord Genuity downgraded its rating to a Hold and reduced its price target to $8 on May 06, 2022. Morgan Stanley reiterated a Underweight rating for this stock on October 19, 2021, and downed its price target to $17. In a note dated October 18, 2021, UBS downgraded an Sell rating on this stock and revised its target price from $26 to $15.
This stock has fluctuated between a low of $4.95 and a high of $26.50 over the last 52 weeks. Currently, Wall Street analysts expect the stock to reach $7.78 within the next 12 months. Virgin Galactic Holdings Inc. [NYSE: SPCE] shares were valued at $4.97 at the most recent close of the market. An investor can expect a potential return of 56.54% based on the average price forecast.
Analyzing the SPCE fundamentals
Recent quarter sales for Virgin Galactic Holdings Inc. [NYSE:SPCE] were 357.0 million which represents -33.30% decline. Gross Margin for this corporation currently stands at -258.14% with Operating Margin at -9700.33%, Pretax Margin comes in at -10717.50%, and Net Margin reading is -10719.90%.
Before buying any particular stock, readers tend to pay close attention to the indicators that support and create resistance. The company’s stock is currently sitting at 4.87 points at the first support level, and at 4.77 for the second support level. However, for the 1st resistance point, the stock is sitting at 5.07, and for the 2nd resistance point, it is at 5.17.
Virgin Galactic Holdings Inc. [SPCE] reported earnings per share of -$0.36 for its fiscal quarter that ended on 3/30/2022. Based on the Wall Street analysts’ estimates, the company was expected to report earnings of -$0.32/share, meaning a difference of $-0.04 and a surprise factor of -12.50%. By comparison, the stated earnings for the previous quarter ended on 12/30/2021 were -$0.31 per share as compared to estimates of -$0.34 per share, a difference of $0.03 representing a surprise of 8.80%.
Ratios To Look Out For
To put it in perspective, the Current Ratio for Virgin Galactic Holdings Inc. [NYSE:SPCE] is 6.40. On the other hand, the Quick Ratio is 4.93, and the Cash Ratio is 4.79. Considering the valuation of this stock, the price to sales ratio is 1,006.42, the price to book ratio is 3.86.
Transactions by insiders
The next item on our agenda is insider trading, which has seen 0 insider purchases totaling 0 shares and 5 insider sales totaling 23,109 shares over the past 3 months. Recent insider trading involved Virgin Investments Ltd, 10% Owner, that happened on Nov 10 when 15.6 million shares were sold.