The GNC Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:GNC) is going down by -2.69% in today’s trading session, a fall equivalent to -0.07% of the stock’s price from yesterday’s market close. A news came out on 09/05/19 stating that GNC to Present at Jefferies Fitness & Wellness Summit by WSJ. The lowest point that the shares touched during the trading session was $2.59, while the peak of the day was recorded at a share price of $2.77. GNC finished the previous session at $2.60 according to the data provided by Barchart, while the trading volume was observed to be $1,077,305.
In the 100 days of trading, GNC managed to top a 1.82% Moving average. Additionally, GNC Holdings, Inc. shares have achieved a 52-week range between 1.32 and 4.65 alongside 100 days raw stochastic set at 80.13%.
The number of shares outstanding, according to the fundamentals of the company, is set at 82.16M, equal to the value of $213.62M in market capitalization. In the last 30 days, GNC Holdings, Inc. shares went down by -10.60%, adding 2.83 to growth in value, on top of a +49.70% boost since 08/16/19.
GNC Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:GNC) Analyst’s Estimates
GNC Holdings, Inc. (GNC) could record at least $0.03 per share in quarterly earnings in the upcoming report on 10/31/2019, a number that would actually represent an increase of 14.33% YOY.
According to the average analyst rating, GNC Holdings, Inc. would be rated as Overweight. Out of 3 different analysts monitoring GNC stock, 1 analysts rate the stock as a BUY, 2 suggest to give the rating of HOLD, 0 indicate that GNC is an OVERWEIGHT, 0 rated the stock as a SELL, and 0 analyst believes that the stock should be rated as UNDERWEIGHT.
On Jun-17-19, the stock earned a Initiated rating due to a new analyst call from Jefferies, while analysts from Buckingham Research believe that the stock is set at Buy, as concluded on Oct-29-18. Morgan Stanley, is still rather wary about the stock, deciding to keep the rating at Equal-Weight as confirmed through a call on May-30-18.
Regardless of the rating, BofA/Merrill did decrease their price from $6.25 to $5.50 as they are considering target share price analysis. Barclays, on the other hand, provided a rather enthusiastic opinion on the rating, concluded in an analyst call on Jul-28-17, giving the stock a Underweight rating.
GNC Key Ratios To Watch:
Taking in account the profitability of the Company, gross profit margin of +32.79% has been attained, while the operating margin has been recorded at +6.50%. The firm is also showcasing profitability through returns on assets in the company’s ownership, with ROA set at 4.58%. Beta value of the stock is recorded at 1.32. Additionally, GNC Holdings, Inc. is recording price volatility of 8.19% for the period of the last seven days and 7.16% in the last 30 days.
GNC Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:GNC) Technical Outlook
For the period of the last 50 days, GNC Holdings, Inc. had its Raw Stochastic average set at 76.56% for the latest technical analysis. In comparison to the period of the last 20 days, the present Raw Stochastic average for the last 50 days poses as improvement, set at 72.22%. Stochastic %K for GNC Holdings, Inc., with the last 20 days included, was set at 82.71%, having Stochastic %D topping 90.24%. Based on the previous performance of the company for the mentioned period, there are more than several recorded moving trends. When it comes to the period of the last 12 months, accounting the time for year-to-date, price performance appears to be encouraging for GNC Holdings, Inc. stocks with recording 9.70% in metrics.
GNC Holdings, Inc. Insider Watch:
As far as the position of shares issued by GNC Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:GNC) for the period concluded at the market close of 09/16/19, 43 institutional investors increased their positions in GNC shares by 6,131,064, 55 decreased positions by 4,654,152 and 21 institutional investors decided to hold positions at 36,647,851. These numbers put the complete list of institutional holdings set at 47,433,067 shares, in accordance with filings submitted to the Securities and Exchange Commission. The stock had another 12 institutional investments with 910,240 new shares in addition to having 26 institutional investors selling their positions in 2,255,293 shares.