Luokung Technology Corp. (NASDAQ: LKCO) stock fell -1.90% on Tuesday to $0.17 against a previous-day closing price of $0.17. With 0.6 million shares changed hands, the volume of the stock remained lighter than its average volume of 1.13 million shares. During the session, the Internet Content & Information company that operates in wider Communication Services sector, reached to the highest price of $0.1775 whereas the lowest price it dropped to was $0.1600. The 52-week range on LKCO shows that it touched its highest point at $0.97 and its lowest point at $0.14 during that stretch. Beta for the stock currently stands at 0.41.
Price Performance and Earnings:
Stock performance is one of the indicators that investors use to determine whether they will profit from a stock. The price performance of LKCO was down-trending over the past week, with a drop of -15.08%, but this was up by 3.03% over a month. Three-month performance dropped to -24.04% while six-month performance fell -56.41%. The stock lost -81.32% in the past year, while it has lost -71.91% so far this year.
Float and Shares Shorts:
At present, 362.67 million LKCO shares are outstanding with a float of 360.56 million shares on hand for trading. On Oct 13, 2022, short shares totaled 6.45 million, which was 1.51% higher than short shares on Sep 14, 2022. In addition to Mr. Xuesong Song as the firm’s Chairman, Co-Founder & CEO, Mr. Dongpu Zhang serves as its Pres & Director.
Through their ownership of 1.45% of LKCO’s outstanding shares, institutional investors have minority control over the company. Other institutions hold 1.11% of LKCO, in contrast to 0.34% held by mutual funds. Shares owned by individuals account for –. As the largest shareholder in LKCO with 0.99% of the stake, Sicart Associates LLC holds 3,980,941 shares worth 3,980,941. A second-largest stockholder of LKCO, SSgA Funds Management, Inc., holds 999,257 shares, controlling over 0.25% of the firm’s shares. Geode Capital Management LLC is the third largest shareholder in LKCO, holding 210,130 shares or 0.05% stake. With a 0.09% stake in LKCO, the SPDR S&P Emerging Markets Small C is the largest stakeholder. A total of 364,342 shares are owned by the mutual fund manager. The SPDR Portfolio Emerging Markets E, which owns about 0.09% of LKCO stock, is the second-largest Mutual Fund holder. It holds 345,129 shares valued at 55221.0. SPDR S&P China ETF holds 0.06% of the stake in LKCO, owning 242,677 shares worth 38828.0.
Reading analyst opinions is an effective way to decide where to invest, and there are several opinions available for LKCO since 1 analysts follow the stock currently. There are 1 analysts who recommend BUY ratings, while 0 suggest SELL ratings. Of the remaining analysts, 0 believe that the stock is worth HOLDING, 0 give it an OVERWEIGHT rating, and 0 thinks that it’s UNDERWEIGHT. In the same way, a target price assigned to a stock can also reveal much about its potential. With LKCO analysts setting a high price target of $1.80 and a low target of $1.80, the average target price over the next 12 months is $1.80. Based on these targets, LKCO could surge 958.82% to reach the target high and rise by 958.82% to reach the target low. Reaching the average price target will result in a growth of 958.82% from current levels.
EPS: Estimates vs Actual
It is also common to use earnings estimates to evaluate a firm’s growth potential and to determine trading strategy.