StoneCo Ltd. (STNE)’s stock is trading at $14.47 at the moment marking a fall of -0.15% from the last session close. As of this writing, shares are priced at -1.48% less than their 52-week high of $14.69, and 79.28% over their 52-week low of $8.07. Based on the past 30-day period, the stock price is -1.29% below the high and +30.82% above the low.
The 200-day Simple moving average is often placed more emphasis on by traders because of daily price changes. Investors will use the SMA-200 in different situations in trading activity as a key indicator to determine their support and resistance levels, and at the moment, STNE’s SMA-200 is $11.01.
Further, it is important to consider STNE stock ratios, particularly its price-to-sales ratio over the past twelve months, which stands at 1.95.STNE’s price to book ratio for the most recent quarter was 1.61, resulting in an 4.03 price to cash per share for the period.
How does StoneCo Ltd. (STNE) stock rate among analysts? Buy, sell, or hold?
The key to trading is to concentrate on the future rather than on the past. During uncertain times, it can be hard to make decisions. The analysts who understand how a market works are usually the most accurate at forecasting its future. Currently, there are 11 brokerage firms that recommend the stock as a Moderate Buy. The ratings are commonly aggregated into a single number between 1 and 5. Buy or strong buy is scored 5, outperform is scored 4, hold is scored 3, underperform is scored 2 and strong sell is 1. Using a scale of 1-5, the current average recommendation is 3.73 in simple terms.
StoneCo Ltd. (STNE): Earnings History
Most analysts expect public companies to report earnings and revenue in line with their projections, but sometimes these figures vary from what they actually expected. In the current quarter, the company had earnings predictions made by 3 different analysts, who are expecting earnings to fall in between the range of 0.18 and 0.16 with an average Earnings Estimate of 0.17 which is in contrast with the last year earnings estimate of 0.03 and also replicates 466.67% growth rate year over year.
StoneCo Ltd. (NASDAQ: STNE) Ownership Details
I will give a breakdown of the key shareholders in StoneCo Ltd. (STNE). Recent figures show that the company’s insiders hold 5.70% of shares. A total of 362 institutional investors hold shares in the company, making 74.08% of its stock and 78.56% of its float.
Mar 30, 2023, it was reported that the Company’s largest institutional holder is Madrone Advisors, LLC holding total of 25.34 million shares that make 9.51% of the company’s total number of shares and are currently priced at 241.74 million.
The securities firm Blackrock Inc. holds 21.91 million shares of STNE, making it the second largest institutional shareholder. Taking this into account, the holding percentage comes to 8.22%, and the holding percentage of shares is valued at 209.01 million.
An overview of StoneCo Ltd.’s technicals
In order to learn about trade movements and investor behavior, it is best to analyze the short, medium, and long term technical indicators along with the average volume of a stock. A 20-day average of the stock’s daily volume suggests StoneCo Ltd. (STNE) traded 4,530,636 shares per day, with a moving average of $12.67 and price change of +1.84. With the moving average of $12.91 and a price change of +0.88, about 4,722,404 shares changed hands on average over the past 50 days. Finally, STNE’s 100-day average volume is 5,353,499 shares, alongside a moving average of $11.94 and a price change of +4.93.