There is no doubt that AMC Networks Inc (AMCX) ticks all the boxes.

With 1.26 million shares changed hands, the volume of the stock remained heavier than its average volume of 0.7 million shares. During the session, the Entertainment company that operates in wider Communication Services sector, reached to the highest price of $16.29 whereas the lowest price it dropped to was $15.15. The 52-week range on AMCX shows that it touched its highest point at $20.97 and its lowest point at $9.87 during that stretch. It currently has a 1-year price target of $12.50. Beta for the stock currently stands at 1.29.

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 AMCX was up-trending over the past week, with a rise of 24.06%, but this was up by 54.44% over a month. Three-month performance surged to 18.13% while six-month performance rose 13.48%. The stock gained 13.07% in the past year, while it has lost -15.75% so far this year. A look at the trailing 12-month EPS for AMCX yields 3.57 with Next year EPS estimates of 4.61. For the next quarter, that number is 1.52. This implies an EPS growth rate of -30.77% for this year and -7.58% for next year. EPS is expected to decline by -12.20% annually over the next five years; however, over the past five years, the company experienced an annual growth rate of -8.34%.

Float and Shares Shorts:

At present, 32.08 million AMCX shares are outstanding with a float of 30.84 million shares on hand for trading. On 2024-04-30, short shares totaled 3.83 million, which was 869.9999999999999 higher than short shares on 1711584000. In addition to Ms. Kristin Aigner Dolan as the firm’s Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Patrick O’Connell serves as its Executive VP & CFO.

Institutional Ownership:

Through their ownership of 0.91370004 of AMCX’s outstanding shares, institutional investors have minority control over the company.

An Overview of Recent Financials:

Understanding a company as a customer does not mean you will understand it as an investor. The wise investor uses quantitative research to analyze metrics such as revenue, net income, and earnings. In its fiscal quarter reported on 2024-03-31, AMCX reported revenue of $596461000.0 and operating income of $110178000.0. The EBITDA in the recently reported quarter was $342251000.0 and diluted EPS was $1.03.

Analysts Ratings:

Reading analyst opinions is an effective way to decide where to invest, and there are several opinions available for AMCX since 0 analysts follow the stock currently. In the same way, a target price assigned to a stock can also reveal much about its potential.