Are Smart Investors Making the Right Decision? BrightView Holdings Inc (BV)

With 0.88 million shares changed hands, the volume of the stock remained heavier than its average volume of 0.76 million shares. During the session, the Specialty Business Services company that operates in wider Industrials sector, reached to the highest price of $13.395 whereas the lowest price it dropped to was $13.0. The 52-week range on BV shows that it touched its highest point at $12.96 and its lowest point at $6.26 during that stretch. It currently has a 1-year price target of $13.67. Beta for the stock currently stands at 1.31.

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 BV was up-trending over the past week, with a rise of 9.14%, but this was up by 20.54% over a month. Three-month performance surged to 57.60% while six-month performance rose 86.09%. The stock gained 108.09% in the past year, while it has gained 58.91% so far this year. A look at the trailing 12-month EPS for BV yields 0.22 with Next year EPS estimates of 0.85. For the next quarter, that number is 0.32. This implies an EPS growth rate of 28.22% for this year and 11.79% for next year. EPS is expected to grow by 15.13% annually over the next five years; however, over the past five years, the company experienced an annual growth rate of 8.40%.

Float and Shares Shorts:

At present, 80.60 million BV shares are outstanding with a float of 40.69 million shares on hand for trading. On 2024-04-30, short shares totaled 2.37 million, which was 251.00000000000003 higher than short shares on 1711584000. In addition to Mr. Brett Urban as the firm’s Executive VP, CFO & Principal Accounting Officer, Mr. Jonathan M. Gottsegen Esq. serves as its Executive VP, Chief Legal Officer & Corporate Secretary.

Institutional Ownership:

Through their ownership of 0.93087995 of BV’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, BV reported revenue of $672900000.0 and operating income of $18300000.0. The EBITDA in the recently reported quarter was $53900000.0 and diluted EPS was $0.17.

Analysts Ratings:

Reading analyst opinions is an effective way to decide where to invest, and there are several opinions available for BV 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.