With the current price of $2.63, the stock of Resonant Inc. (NASDAQ:RESN) concluded the trading session seeing its price drop by -0.11 points or at a loss of -4.01% compared to its previous day’s closing price of $2.74. About 1.09 million shares of the stock changed hands on the day. The trading volume of RESN’s shares during the past session compares with the stock’s average daily trading volume of 966487 shares. On the other hand, a float of 48.24 million shares and a weekly performance of -8.36% make the stock worth to keep an eye on. Analysts are in agreement on an annual target price of $3.63 for RESN’s share which suggests that the stock, price of which is currently buoying between $2.565 and $2.75, has a potential to gain 38.02%. But still, there are some analysts recommending a price below the agreed average price and one of them has given a target price of $3 to the stock.
The latest data released on August 14, 2020 shows that the short float in the Resonant Inc.’s stock is trending upward as short interest in RESN shares climbed up leaving more number of shares available to public for trading. Number of shares shorted in the RESN is currently comprised of 11.55% of the float as the volume of shorted shares inclined by 339329 shares. Over the past two weeks, stock’s short interests weakened as number of shorted shares increased to 5.911 million shares from the previous figure of 5.571 million shares. Stock’s average intraday volume is now standing at 677343 shares which indicate that the days to cover the shorts are nearly 8.726416.
After concluding the day’s trading, price of Resonant Inc. (NASDAQ:RESN) is down -$0.24 over the week and it is -$0.22 below20-day average price. The highest price touched by the stock on the day was lower than 52-week high price of $3.58 that was attained on 10/04/19.
The stock has traded as low as $0.95 in past 52-week, and its current price is 176.65% above from that 52-week low price mark recorded on 03/12/20, which is an indicator that could increase the investors’ motivation level in taking advantage of price surge the stock has currently been going through. Stock currently has its beta at 3.01. A beta value of more than 1 represents higher volatility of a stock than that of the market and for the reason investors closely watch the behavior of such stock.
Current indicators are pointing at 50.24 as 14-days RSI of Resonant Inc. This means that the RESN is currently in a neutral territory and its share’s price movement is likely to be steady for a while. Similarly, the stochastic oscillator is indicating a momentum of 46.56%, implying stock’s share price is buoying in a neutral state.
Technical chart is showing 1st resistance point of $2.73 for the RESN’s share while placing it at a 2nd resistance point of $2.83 to be settled at. But if the stock takes a plunge lower than the 1st support price of $2.55 then its market would become weakened. And that would likely sliding the stock price down to 2nd support price level of $2.46.
MACD oscillator is showing a reading of -0.08 for the stock which means that it is currently in the red zone. Any movement above or below the zero level of the indicator has always being noticed by the investors as it makes them compare the stock’s average measure in short-term with that in the long-term. An MACD evaluation of more than zero means that stock has a stronger short-term average than long-term average, which implies that stock’s price is likely to climb up. But an MACD below zero indicates weaker short-term average compare to the long-term average.
Stifel started covering the RESN stock on February 28, recommending Buy rating for it while assigning the price target of $2.2. The stock gets a Buy recommendation from analysts at Craig Hallum who changed the target price from $5 to $4 in their May 09 note to investors.Loop Capital analysts started covering the stock with recommendation of Buy rating on June 22.
The average rating of 1.8 for RESN is placing the stock in bullish category at the moment. In a poll by Reuters including 5 analysts in it who kept tracking the Resonant Inc., 0 rated the stock as hold. Others were in different opinions for the RESN. Out of remaining 5 analysts, 5 rated the stock as a buy or strong buy. 0 were in favor of a sell rating for the stock while advising investors to shun the stock if they already have any or otherwise not to buy it.
A quick look at other side of the picture shows that RESN stock is lagging behind current price-to-sales (P/S) ratio of 0 is at the rear of industry’s average P/S ratio of 28.6. A comparison of Resonant Inc.’s trailing 12-months P/E ratio of 5.9 implies that it is trading above the industry’s average P/E ratio, which currently is 5.9.
Projection by Zacks Consensus Estimates suggests that Resonant Inc. (NASDAQ:RESN) will see its current-quarter revenues rise by nearly 44.04% to be increased to about $870 million. Full-year revenue of the company is however forecasted to be fell to nearly -99.56% to bring $3.22 million in revenues against last year revenue of $735 million. Earnings, after adjustments, are likely to fell by -50% to post an EPS of -$0.1, while estimate for company’s full year earnings is -$0.44 per share with a growth rate of -44.3%.