Jefferies raised the price target for the Five9 Inc. (NASDAQ:FIVN) stock from “a Buy” to “a Hold”. The rating was released on January 05, 2023, according to finviz. The research report from Credit Suisse has initiated the stock to Neutral, with a price target set at $90. The stock was initiated by MoffettNathanson, who disclosed in a research note on September 22, 2022, to Hold and set the price objective to $103. In their research brief published September 13, 2022, KeyBanc Capital Markets analysts initiated the Five9 Inc. stock to Overweight with a price target of $124.
The latest trade, Performances and Moving Averages give us the following Picture
The share price of Five9 Inc. (NASDAQ:FIVN) raised 0.52% to close Tuesday’s market session at $75.19, higher as compared to yesterday’s close. The stock price fluctuated between $73.905 and $76.36 throughout the trading session with the volume trading being 1785661 shares, which represented a significant variation when compared to the three months average volume of 1.47 million shares. The firm’s stock price fluctuated 2.66% within the last five trades and 10.95% within the last 30 trades, which was a significant change from the beginning of this year. Despite the fact that the share price decreased -23.15% in the last 6 months and 35.77% was added to its value over the previous 3 months. FIVN stock is trading at a margin of 8.13%, 13.45% and -11.95% apart from the 20-Day, 50-Day and 200-Day Simple Moving Average prices.
As of the close of trading, FIVN deals in the Technology domain. The stock is trading -45.65 percent below its 52-week high and 61.32 percent above its 52-week low. For example, looking both at the price and the high and low measurements of 52 weeks will give you a clearer picture of the direction the price is heading. The firm’s Weighted Alpha is -30.27. A positive weighted alpha indicates the firm has done well over the course of the year, whereas one below 0 indicates that the firm has done poorly.
What Does Five9 Inc.’s Profitability and Valuation Ratios Tell Us About the Stock?
With regard to the profitability of the company, the operating margin is currently at -11.60 percent and the profit margin is -11.40 percent, and the company has reported a gross margin of 52.80 percent. The profit margin, also known as the revenue ratio or gross profit ratio, is an efficiency figure used to estimate the business’s profitability by comparing net income and sales. The higher the number, the more profits are generated for the company and vice versa.
The stock’s market cap achieved a total value of $5.10 billion as of the last trading session. Market capitalization is the total value of all outstanding shares of a corporation and it is used to measure a company’s market value. The price-to-earnings ratio is a method of assessing corporate values by comparing them to their per-share profit. Forward P/E stands at 47.95. Forward price-to-earnings is calculated using predicted earnings for the next financial year’s P/E determination. The stock has achieved an effective Price-to-Sales Ratio of 6.86 that mirrors the cost to be found for sales by the market. The firm managed a Price-to-Book ratio of 19.58, which equates the market value of a stock with its book value.
Is Insider Trading a Real Thing?
ACOSTA JACK L, the Director at Five9 Inc. (FIVN) has sold 5,000 shares of firm on Jan 11 at a price of $70.70 against the total amount of $0.35 million. In another inside trade, Burkland Daniel P., Pres. & Chief Revenue Officer of Five9 Inc. (NASDAQ:FIVN) sold 43,136 shares of the firm on Jan 03 for a total worth of $2.96 million at a price of $68.72. An inside trade which took place on Dec 12, EVP, Product Engineering of Five9 Inc. Kozanian Panos sold 1,595 shares of firm against total price of $0.11 million at the cost of $68.61 per share.