Coupang Inc. (NYSE:CPNG) does about 7.84M shares in volume on a normal day but saw 5739960 shares change hands in Monday trading. The company now has a market cap of 28.68B USD. Its current market price is $16.69, remained unchanged the previous close of $16.69. The 52 week high reached by this stock is $27.12 whilst the lowest price level in 52 weeks is $8.98. The script in recent trading has seen the stock touch a high of $17.245 and a low of $16.66.
Coupang Inc. (CPNG) has a 20-day trading average at $16.18 and the current price is -38.46% off the 52-week high compared with 85.86% distance from its 52-week low. The 50-day simple moving average of the closing price is $17.45 and its 200-day simple moving average is $16.21. If we look at the stock’s price movements over the week, volatility stands at 3.65%, which increases to 4.19% over 1 month. It is also key to look at other market indicators of price movement for the stock, where we see that the relative strength index (RSI) is at 49.71 to suggest the stock is neutral.
17 analysts observing the Coupang Inc. (CPNG) stock have set the 12-month price targets for the company’s shares at between $10.20 and $30.00. The consensus objective for the share price is $23.91, suggesting that the stock has a potential upside of 30.2% over the period. The median price target is 34.55% away from the current levels at $25.50.
FactSet Research has provided data showing that 17 brokerages have issued ratings for the stock. 1 analysts have rated it as a sell, while 0 advise that it is a overweight. 12 analysts have rated it as a buy and 2 have advised that investors hold their positions. The consensus recommendation rating is Overweight and Wall Street’s advice is for investors to Moderate Buy the stock.
The company shares received a number of brokerage firm price updates over the past month, with the latest being on December 01, 2022 when New Street initiated the stock to “Buy” and issued a price target of $25. CLSA downgraded its price target at $16.40.
The current price level is 3.47%, -4.46%, and 2.93% away from its SMA20, SMA50, and SMA200 respectively, with the CPNG price moving above the 50-day SMA on January 23. Coupang Inc. (CPNG) stock is down -1.30% over the week and 5.70% over the past month. Its price is 13.46% year-to-date and -16.51% over the past year.
The stock last released its quarterly earnings report for quarter ended 6/29/2022, with the company’s earnings per share (EPS) of -$0.04 above consensus estimates by $0.07. CPNG’s earnings per share are forecast to grow by 72.70% this year and 83.30% over next year. Expected sales for next quarter are $5.68 billion, which analysts say will come at $20.76 billion for the current fiscal year and next year at $24.44 billion. In addition, estimates put the company’s current quarterly revenue at an average of $5.19 billion.
Its 12-month price target is $25.50. To reach the target analysts have set, the stock logically needs to grow 30.2 percent from here. Of course, the average price target is just what the average analysts believe a stock will be worth in the next 52 weeks, and is only one metric. There are analysts with lower targets than the average, including one bearish Wall Street research firm advocating investors to wait for the price to pull back to $10.20, given the recent momentum. And then, on the bullish side of things, one analyst is expecting the stock to peak at $30.00.
Outstanding shares total 1.77B with insiders holding 0.87% of the shares and institutional holders owning 79.86% of the company’s common stock. The company has a return on investment of -53.20% and return on equity of -28.30%. The forward price to earnings ratio is 99.94. Price to book ratio is 13.57 and price to sales ratio is 1.41.
American Funds Fundamental Invest isn’t the only investment manager who changed stakes and is followed by Morgan Stanley Invt Fds – Globa, which sold off -1.39 million shares to end up with 27,312,755 shares worth $401.77 million.