The price of Village Farms International Inc. (NASDAQ: VFF) closed at $0.73 in the last session, up 7.35% from day before closing price of $0.68. In other words, the price has increased by $+0.0500 from its previous closing price. On the day, 547754 shares were traded. VFF stock price reached its highest trading level at $0.7480 during the session, while it also had its lowest trading level at $0.6800.
Top 5 EV Tech Stocks to Buy for 2023
According a new report published by BloombergNEF on investment in the energy transition, annual spending on passenger EVs hit $388 billion in 2022, up 53% from the year before. Like we said, the boom is accelerating – and the time to buy EV-related tech stocks is now.
Click Here to Download the FREE Report.
We take a closer look at VFF’s different ratios to gain a better understanding of the stock. For the most recent quarter (mrq), Quick Ratio is recorded 1.10 and its Current Ratio is at 2.20. In the meantime, Its Debt-to-Equity ratio is 0.19 whereas as Long-Term Debt/Eq ratio is at 0.15.
Upgrades & Downgrades
An investor can also benefit from insider trades by learning what management is thinking about the future direction of stock prices. A recent insider transaction in this stock occurred on Feb 01 when DEGIGLIO MICHAEL A bought 54,212 shares for $1.11 per share. The transaction valued at 60,240 led to the insider holds 9,313,741 shares of the business.
Henry John Patrick bought 45,000 shares of VFF for $46,800 on Jan 31. The Director now owns 68,500 shares after completing the transaction at $1.04 per share. On Jan 13, another insider, Ruffini Stephen C, who serves as the Chief Financial Officer of the company, sold 100,000 shares for $1.53 each. As a result, the insider received 153,400 and left with 639,200 shares of the company.
Investors should consider key stock statistics when deciding whether to invest or divest. In the wake of the recent closing price, VFF now has a Market Capitalization of 81.58M and an Enterprise Value of 135.65M. For the stock, the TTM Price-to-Sale (P/S) ratio is 0.28 while its Price-to-Book (P/B) ratio in mrq is 0.22. Its current Enterprise Value per Revenue stands at 0.47 whereas that against EBITDA is -1.83.
Stock Price History:
Over the past 52 weeks, VFF has reached a high of $3.53, while it has fallen to a 52-week low of $0.66. The 50-Day Moving Average of the stock is 0.7882, while the 200-Day Moving Average is calculated to be 1.5860.
According to the various share statistics, VFF traded on average about 495.60K shares per day over the past 3-months and 422.74k shares per day over the past 10 days. A total of 104.10M shares are outstanding, with a floating share count of 80.06M. Insiders hold about 16.22% of the company’s shares, while institutions hold 16.10% stake in the company. Shares short for VFF as of Apr 27, 2023 were 1.56M with a Short Ratio of 1.56M, compared to 1.53M on Mar 30, 2023. Therefore, it implies a Short% of Shares Outstanding of 1.41% and a Short% of Float of 1.73%.
The company has 5 analysts who recommend its stock at the moment. On average, analysts expect EPS of -$0.04 for the current quarter, with a high estimate of -$0.03 and a low estimate of -$0.05, while EPS last year was -$0.41. The consensus estimate for the next quarter is -$0.03, with high estimates of -$0.02 and low estimates of -$0.04.
Analysts are recommending an EPS of between -$0.13 and -$0.18 for the fiscal current year, implying an average EPS of -$0.16. EPS for the following year is -$0.13, with 5 analysts recommending between -$0.07 and -$0.28.
According to 5 analysts, the current quarter’s revenue is expected to be $76.12M. It ranges from a high estimate of $83.58M to a low estimate of $69.23M. As of the current estimate, Village Farms International Inc.’s year-ago sales were $82.9M, an estimated decrease of -8.20% from the year-ago figure. For the next quarter, 5 analysts are estimating revenue of $72.81M, an increase of 2.50% over than the figure of -$8.20% in the same quarter last year. There is a high estimate of $84.3M for the next quarter, whereas the lowest estimate is $65.68M.
A total of 5 analysts have provided revenue estimates for VFF’s current fiscal year. The highest revenue estimate was $327.8M, while the lowest revenue estimate was $267.68M, resulting in an average revenue estimate of $290.94M. In the same quarter a year ago, actual revenue was $293.57M, down -0.90% from the average estimate. Based on 4 analysts’ estimates, the company’s revenue will be $292.88M in the next fiscal year. The high estimate is $311.89M and the low estimate is $261.34M. The average revenue growth estimate for next year is up 0.70% from the average revenue estimate for this year.