The stock of Spartan Energy Acquisition Corp. (NYSE:SPAQ) is now priced at $12.52 and the shares are 0.16 points up or 1.29% higher compared to its previous closing price of $12.36. The stock had 5.487 million contracts set over the past session. SPAQ shares’ daily volume is compared to its average trading volume at 5.27 million shares. However, it has a float of 44.81 million and although its performance was 0.97% over the week, it’s one to watch. It means the stock’s downside potential is -100% with the SPAQ share price recently placing at $11.95 to $12.85. However, some brokerage firms have priced the stock below the average.
The shorts are running away from the Spartan Energy Acquisition Corp. stock, with the latest data on short interest released on July 31, 2020, showing that short interest numbers in the SPAQ shares have declined. Short interest in the stock represents just 1.12% of its float, but the volume has dropped by 0.
In the last trading session, Spartan Energy Acquisition Corp. (NYSE:SPAQ) raised by $0.12 over the week and lost -$2.54 on its 20-day. The stock’s high in the recent session is lower when compared to its 52-week high of $21.6. The stock recorded its established 52-week high on 07/13/20.
Since 03/18/20, the stock has traded to a low of $9.75 at 28.41%, an encouraging piece of data likely to interest most investors out to exploit the stock’s recent surge.
Looking at current readings, Spartan Energy Acquisition Corp.’s two-week RSI is 48.59. This suggests that the stock is neutral at the moment and that SPAQ shares’ price movement remains stable. The stochastic readings are equally revealing at 23.07% meaning the SPAQ share price is currently in overbought territory.
The technical chart shows that the SPAQ stock will likely settle at between $12.93 and $13.34 per share. However, if the stock dips below $12.03, then its market would become much weaker. Any downside could see the stock price sliding to levels as low as $11.54.
Currently, the stock is trading in the red of MACD, with a reading of -0.2. Investors always pay attention to any move above or below the zero-line, mainly because the indicator points to the position of the stock’s short-term average relative to its long-term measure. A MACD -a reading above the zero line means that the short-term is above the long-term average. This scenario implies that there is an upward momentum. The opposite is true when the MACD falls below the zero-line.
The stocks P/S ratio currently stands at 89.4 below the group’s average of 792.4. Spartan Energy Acquisition Corp. has its P/E ratio at 1.6, which means that the stock is currently trading at a discount relative to the 1.8 industry average.