The closing price of Sunopta, Inc. (NASDAQ: STKL) was $4.72 for the day, up 2.39% from the previous closing price of $4.61. In other words, the price has increased by $+0.1100 from its previous closing price. On the day, 1361440 shares were traded. STKL stock price reached its highest trading level at $4.7800 during the session, while it also had its lowest trading level at $4.5600.
Our analysis of STKL’s different ratios will help us gain a deeper understanding of the company. For the most recent quarter (mrq), Quick Ratio is recorded 1.07 and its Current Ratio is at 1.47. In the meantime, Its Debt-to-Equity ratio is 2.47 whereas as Long-Term Debt/Eq ratio is at 1.90.
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, Mizuho on October 02, 2023, initiated with a Buy rating and assigned the stock a target price of $9.
Also, insider trades can serve as a great indicator of what management thinks about the future direction of a stock’s price. A recent insider transaction in this stock occurred on Aug 21 when HOUDE LOVAS KATRINA sold 45,000 shares for $4.40 per share. The transaction valued at 198,063 led to the insider holds 201,586 shares of the business.
Ennen Joseph bought 15,000 shares of STKL for $100,790 on May 31. The CEO now owns 1,887,401 shares after completing the transaction at $6.72 per share. On Mar 10, another insider, Buick Mike, who serves as the SVP and GM of the company, sold 7,000 shares for $7.80 each. As a result, the insider received 54,574 and left with 146,519 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, STKL now has a Market Capitalization of 544.83M and an Enterprise Value of 967.99M. For the stock, the TTM Price-to-Sale (P/S) ratio is 0.68 while its Price-to-Book (P/B) ratio in mrq is 3.23. Its current Enterprise Value per Revenue stands at 1.02 whereas that against EBITDA is 28.44.
Stock Price History:
Over the past 52 weeks, STKL has reached a high of $10.23, while it has fallen to a 52-week low of $2.79. The 50-Day Moving Average of the stock is 3.7808, while the 200-Day Moving Average is calculated to be 6.1253.
STKL traded an average of 1.25M shares per day over the past three months and 1.55M shares per day over the past ten days. A total of 115.65M shares are outstanding, with a floating share count of 111.08M. Insiders hold about 3.95% of the company’s shares, while institutions hold 83.76% stake in the company. Shares short for STKL as of Oct 30, 2023 were 7.43M with a Short Ratio of 7.43M, compared to 6.86M on Sep 28, 2023. Therefore, it implies a Short% of Shares Outstanding of 6.43% and a Short% of Float of 8.42%.
The firm’s stock currently is rated by 5 analysts. On average, analysts expect EPS of $0.02 for the current quarter, with a high estimate of $0.04 and a low estimate of $0.01, while EPS last year was $0.02. The consensus estimate for the next quarter is $0.02, with high estimates of $0.04 and low estimates of $0.
Analysts are recommending an EPS of between $0.15 and $0.01 for the fiscal current year, implying an average EPS of $0.07. EPS for the following year is $0.12, with 4 analysts recommending between $0.14 and $0.1.
It is expected that $90B in revenue will be generated in the current quarter, according to 6 analysts. It ranges from a high estimate of $176M to a low estimate of $165.13M. As of the current estimate, Sunopta, Inc.’s year-ago sales were $221.29M, an estimated decrease of -22.20% from the year-ago figure. For the next quarter, 3 analysts are estimating revenue of $166.54M, a decrease of -25.60% less than the figure of -$22.20% in the same quarter last year. There is a high estimate of $169.7M for the next quarter, whereas the lowest estimate is $162M.
A total of 4 analysts have provided revenue estimates for STKL’s current fiscal year. The highest revenue estimate was $757.23M, while the lowest revenue estimate was $614M, resulting in an average revenue estimate of $687.46M. In the same quarter a year ago, actual revenue was $934.66M, down -26.40% from the average estimate. Based on 6 analysts’ estimates, the company’s revenue will be $683.91M in the next fiscal year. The high estimate is $700M and the low estimate is $670M. The average revenue growth estimate for next year is down -0.50% from the average revenue estimate for this year.