As of close of business last night, Proto Labs Inc.’s stock clocked out at $25.55, down -1.58% from its previous closing price of $25.96. In other words, the price has decreased by -$0.41 from its previous closing price. On the day, 255869 shares were traded. PRLB stock price reached its highest trading level at $26.13 during the session, while it also had its lowest trading level at $25.33.
To gain a deeper understanding of PRLB’s stock, we examine its different ratios. It provided that stocks Price–to–Cash (P/C) ratio for the trailing twelve months (TTM) is standing at 8.14 whereas its Price-to-Free Cash Flow (P/FCF) for the term is 13.29. For the most recent quarter (mrq), Quick Ratio is recorded 2.90 and its Current Ratio is at 3.20. In the meantime, Its Debt-to-Equity ratio is 0.00 whereas as Long-Term Debt/Eq ratio is at 0.00.
Upgrades & Downgrades
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 Dec 03 when Bodor Robert bought 3,138 shares for $47.87 per share. The transaction valued at 150,219 led to the insider holds 24,694 shares of the business.
Baker Arthur R. III bought 10,000 shares of PRLB for $492,100 on Dec 01. The Chief Technology Officer now owns 30,613 shares after completing the transaction at $49.21 per share.
As of this moment, Proto’s Price-to-Earnings (P/E) ratio for their current fiscal year is 29.92, and their Forward P/E ratio for the next fiscal year is 22.20. The expected Price-to-Earnings-to-Growth (PEG) calculation for the next 5 years is 1.20. For the stock, the TTM Price-to-Sale (P/S) ratio is 1.39 while its Price-to-Book (P/B) ratio in mrq is 0.87.
Stock Price History:
Over the past 52 weeks, PRLB has reached a high of $61.14, while it has fallen to a 52-week low of $22.04. The 50-Day Moving Average of the stock is 33.86, while the 200-Day Moving Average is calculated to be 44.32.
It appears that PRLB traded 255.32K shares on average per day over the past three months and 449.85k shares per day over the past ten days. A total of 27.50M shares are outstanding, with a floating share count of 26.92M. Insiders hold about 0.50% of the company’s shares, while institutions hold 89.30% stake in the company. Shares short for PRLB as of Oct 13, 2022 were 945.28k with a Short Ratio of 0.94M, compared to 885.53k on Sep 14, 2022. Therefore, it implies a Short% of Shares Outstanding of 3.44% and a Short% of Float of 6.20%.
As of right now, 5 analysts gave their recommendation on the stock of the company. On average, analysts expect EPS of $0.4 for the current quarter, with a high estimate of $0.41 and a low estimate of $0.38, while EPS last year was $0.35. The consensus estimate for the next quarter is $0.43, with high estimates of $0.48 and low estimates of $0.38.
Analysts are recommending an EPS of between $1.71 and $1.63 for the fiscal current year, implying an average EPS of $1.67. EPS for the following year is $1.86, with 4 analysts recommending between $1.89 and $1.82.
A total of 4 analysts have provided revenue estimates for PRLB’s current fiscal year. The highest revenue estimate was $507.4M, while the lowest revenue estimate was $498.1M, resulting in an average revenue estimate of $502.76M. In the same quarter a year ago, actual revenue was $488.1M, up 3.00% from the average estimate. Based on 3 analysts’ estimates, the company’s revenue will be $530.52M in the next fiscal year. The high estimate is $544.05M and the low estimate is $518.81M. The average revenue growth estimate for next year is up 5.50% from the average revenue estimate for this year.