Stock Performance Spotlight: Integral Ad Science Holding Corp (IAS) Ends the Day at 9.47, Down by -2.47

In the journey to outperform the market, investors delve into the art of stock selection. Choosing the right stocks can be a powerful driver for wealth accumulation.

As of close of business last night, Integral Ad Science Holding Corp’s stock clocked out at $9.47, down -2.47% from its previous closing price of $9.71. In other words, the price has decreased by -$2.47 from its previous closing price. On the day, 2.0 million shares were traded. IAS stock price reached its highest trading level at $9.75 during the session, while it also had its lowest trading level at $9.44.

Ratios:

To gain a deeper understanding of IAS’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 18.05 whereas its Price-to-Free Cash Flow (P/FCF) for the term is 14.38. For the most recent quarter (mrq), Quick Ratio is recorded 4.32 and its Current Ratio is at 4.32. In the meantime, Its Debt-to-Equity ratio is 0.16 whereas as Long-Term Debt/Eq ratio is at 0.15.

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, Loop Capital on April 30, 2024, initiated with a Buy rating and assigned the stock a target price of $15.

On April 16, 2024, Morgan Stanley Downgraded its rating to Equal-Weight which previously was Overweight and also lowered its target price recommendation from $18 to $12.

Raymond James Downgraded its Strong Buy to Outperform on February 28, 2024, whereas the target price for the stock was revised from $20 to $16.

Insider Transactions:

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 May 06 ’24 when Utzschneider Lisa sold 8,044 shares for $9.97 per share. The transaction valued at 80,199 led to the insider holds 203,139 shares of the business.

Utzschneider Lisa sold 30,407 shares of IAS for $305,590 on Apr 08 ’24. The Chief Executive Officer now owns 188,678 shares after completing the transaction at $10.05 per share. On Apr 08 ’24, another insider, SECOR TANIA, who serves as the Chief Financial Officer of the company, sold 17,999 shares for $10.05 each. As a result, the insider received 180,890 and left with 239,174 shares of the company.

Valuation Measures:

Investors should consider key stock statistics when deciding whether to invest or divest. In the wake of the recent closing price, IAS now has a Market Capitalization of 1563695872 and an Enterprise Value of 1587067008. As of this moment, Integral’s Price-to-Earnings (P/E) ratio for their current fiscal year is 671.63, and their Forward P/E ratio for the next fiscal year is 29.13. The expected Price-to-Earnings-to-Growth (PEG) calculation for the next 5 years is 279.85. For the stock, the TTM Price-to-Sale (P/S) ratio is 3.15 while its Price-to-Book (P/B) ratio in mrq is 1.64. Its current Enterprise Value per Revenue stands at 3.287 whereas that against EBITDA is 31.514.

Stock Price History:

The Beta on a monthly basis for IAS is 1.54, which has changed by -0.4154321 over the last 52 weeks, in comparison to a change of 0.26159418 over the same period for the S&P500. Over the past 52 weeks, IAS has reached a high of $20.88, while it has fallen to a 52-week low of $7.98. The 50-Day Moving Average of the stock is -1.46%, while the 200-Day Moving Average is calculated to be -26.81%.

Shares Statistics:

It appears that IAS traded 2.29M shares on average per day over the past three months and 2933070 shares per day over the past ten days. A total of 158.76M shares are outstanding, with a floating share count of 93.91M. Insiders hold about 41.51% of the company’s shares, while institutions hold 40.43% stake in the company. Shares short for IAS as of 1714435200 were 7256453 with a Short Ratio of 3.17, compared to 1711584000 on 2560958. Therefore, it implies a Short% of Shares Outstanding of 7256453 and a Short% of Float of 10.479999.

Most Popular

[the_ad id="945"]