As of close of business last night, Fastly Inc.’s stock clocked out at $8.36, down -0.48% from its previous closing price of $8.40. In other words, the price has decreased by -$0.04 from its previous closing price. On the day, 2496280 shares were traded.
To gain a deeper understanding of FSLY’s stock, we examine its different ratios. For the most recent quarter (mrq), Quick Ratio is recorded 4.40 and its Current Ratio is at 4.40. In the meantime, Its Debt-to-Equity ratio is 0.78 whereas as Long-Term Debt/Eq ratio is at 0.75.
Upgrades & Downgrades
In addition, analysts’ ratings and any changes thereto give investors an idea of the stock’s future direction. In the most recent recommendation for this company, Credit Suisse on November 22, 2022, initiated with a Neutral rating and assigned the stock a target price of $9.50.
On July 19, 2022, RBC Capital Mkts Downgraded its rating to Underperform which previously was Sector Perform and also lowered its target price recommendation from $17.50 to $9.
Morgan Stanley Downgraded its Equal-Weight to Underweight on July 11, 2022, whereas the target price for the stock was revised from $18 to $12.
Investing in insider trades can also provide an investor with insight into how management views future stock prices. A recent insider transaction in this stock occurred on Nov 17 when Shirk Brett sold 7,000 shares for $9.30 per share. The transaction valued at 65,100 led to the insider holds 239,745 shares of the business.
Bergman Artur sold 17,327 shares of FSLY for $160,621 on Nov 17. The Chief Architect, Exec. Chair now owns 6,663,597 shares after completing the transaction at $9.27 per share. On Nov 16, another insider, Bergman Artur, who serves as the Chief Architect, Exec. Chair of the company, sold 14,190 shares for $10.44 each. As a result, the insider received 148,144 and left with 6,680,924 shares of the company.
For the stock, the TTM Price-to-Sale (P/S) ratio is 2.54 while its Price-to-Book (P/B) ratio in mrq is 1.06.
Stock Price History:
Over the past 52 weeks, FSLY has reached a high of $44.08, while it has fallen to a 52-week low of $7.32. The 50-Day Moving Average of the stock is 8.75, while the 200-Day Moving Average is calculated to be 13.00.
It appears that FSLY traded 3.42M shares on average per day over the past three months and 3.94M shares per day over the past ten days. A total of 122.34M shares are outstanding, with a floating share count of 111.49M. Insiders hold about 7.90% of the company’s shares, while institutions hold 63.10% stake in the company. Shares short for FSLY as of Oct 13, 2022 were 11.77M with a Short Ratio of 11.87M, compared to 13.14M on Sep 14, 2022. Therefore, it implies a Short% of Shares Outstanding of 9.65% and a Short% of Float of 10.29%.
As of right now, 12 analysts gave their recommendation on the stock of the company. On average, analysts expect EPS of -$0.17 for the current quarter, with a high estimate of -$0.16 and a low estimate of -$0.18, while EPS last year was -$0.11. The consensus estimate for the next quarter is -$0.1, with high estimates of -$0.09 and low estimates of -$0.12.
Analysts are recommending an EPS of between -$0.61 and -$0.67 for the fiscal current year, implying an average EPS of -$0.65. EPS for the following year is -$0.44, with 13 analysts recommending between -$0.19 and -$0.55.
A total of 13 analysts have provided revenue estimates for FSLY’s current fiscal year. The highest revenue estimate was $422.8M, while the lowest revenue estimate was $414.98M, resulting in an average revenue estimate of $419.75M. In the same quarter a year ago, actual revenue was $354.33M, up 18.50% from the average estimate. Based on 13 analysts’ estimates, the company’s revenue will be $479.38M in the next fiscal year. The high estimate is $525M and the low estimate is $446.29M. The average revenue growth estimate for next year is up 14.20% from the average revenue estimate for this year.