Leaf Group Ltd. (NYSE:LEAF) went down by -8.17% during the previous trading session, and it is maintaining the win ahead of Monday’s trading session. The share price of the Internet Content & Information giant went up by $2.81 to trade ended Monday trading at $3.06. This is down from the $3.06 price recorded on Friday’s trading session. Thanks to this latest performance, LEAF is closer to the higher price 52-week target of $5.00 and further from the lowest price target of $5.00. Its performance from the start of the year has also been negative, with LEAF down by -29.75% year-to-date.
Leaf Group Ltd. (LEAF) started the day trading at $3.04 and recorded an intraday high of $3.09. It also recorded an intraday low of $2.8 during Monday’s trading session. Leaf Group Ltd. is a very active stock that recorded a trading volume that is less than -4.01% of the average daily trading volume on Monday. The stock’s trading volume on Monday was 222937, which is less than -4.01 of the total average daily trading volume of 231.88K.
Leaf Group Ltd. (NYSE:LEAF) 2020 Performance Impressive
The increase in LEAF’s stock price on Monday saw its overall performance boost over the past few months. We can quantify the performance of the stock so far this year using a few metrics. The 52-week high price of LEAF currently stands at $7.44, which is higher than the current trading price of the stock by 62.23%. However, LEAF’s current trading price is -172.82% lower than the 52-week low price of $1.03. In terms of trading volume, Leaf Group Ltd. currently experienced healthy participation during the last trading session. 222937 shares of Leaf Group Ltd. were traded on the stock exchange on Monday, which is less than -4.01% of the 231.88K average trading volume of the stock.
The performance of the stock has been positive over the past year. LEAF’s performance over the past one year has seen it plunge by -60.48%, while the stock has gone down by -34.65% in the last six months. The quarterly performance of LEAF currently stands at 136.13%, and it is up by 65.29% in the last month. The only negative figure was from the weekly performance, which currently reads -17.35%. At the time of writing LEAF’s report, the company has a total market cap of $69.15M, making it one of the largest publicly-traded companies in the world.Leaf Group Ltd. also has over 341 employees all over the world.
LEAF Insider Activities
For Leaf Group Ltd., insiders hold 79.10% of all company shares. The insider transactions over the past six months are down by -51.60%. During that period, insiders bought 22,531 shares in 2 transactions. In that same period, insiders sold 665,587 of their shares in 51 transactions. After these transactions, insiders at Leaf Group Ltd. now hold 538.2k shares, which is over 79.14% of the total company stocks. Institutional investors currently hold a large chunk of the LEAF shares, as they control 2.02% of the company’s total stock.
LEAF Fundamental Analysis
For Leaf Group Ltd., the stock’s diluted earnings per share (EPS) stands at -1.04. In the coming year, analysts expect the EPS to be -0.61. The EPS growth will up over the next five years to 15.00% after surging by 40.30% in the previous five years. In terms of revenue, Leaf Group Ltd.’s quarterly sales (YOY) is shrinking at -0.25, which is lower than the average annual revenue of 40.30% over the past half a decade.
The Return on Investment (ROI) on Leaf Group Ltd.’s stock currently stands at -52.30%, and it has a net profit margin of -17.70%. The operating margin of the company is -17.70%, and its gross margin is 40.00%.
LEAF Analysts Prediction
In August 06, 2019, several analysts reiterated their positions on the Leaf Group Ltd. stock and predicted its performance to their investors. The analysts at Cowen believe LEAF is still a Market Perform and set the price target between $10 and $7.
LEAF Technical Analysis
The Simple Moving Average (SMA) is one of the most powerful technical indicators. The 20-day Simple Moving Average of LEAF currently stands at 2.48%, while the SMA50 is 40.92%. The biggest one is the SMA200, which is currently reading -4.86% ahead of Monday’s trading session. The Relative Strength Index of this stock is 54.38.