The risks associated with pre-market and after-hours trading may be slightly higher than the regular market hours. The reason is that extended-hours trading may result in wider spreads for particular security due to lower liquidity and higher volatility as issuers often announce critical financial information outside regular trading hours. After-hours trades for Coupang Inc. (CPNG) shows that investor sentiment remained broken, with the stock’s consolidated last price falling by -$0.80, or -4.50%, to $16.97. Volume reached 73,784 shares, with price reaching a high of $17.02 and a low of $16.76. Recently, Yahoo Finance discussed the stock, revealing that Coupang Announces Q2 Record Gross Profit of $1.2 billion and Gross Profit Margin Improvement of 250 bps over Q1.
The company is listed on the NYSE and operates within the Internet Retail industry segment. At the end of the last regular session, the stock closed at $16.99 and fluctuated between $17.93 as its day high and $16.91 as its day low. The current market capitalization of Coupang Inc. is $31.15B. A total of 3.62 million shares were traded on the day, compared to an average of 7.72M shares.
Furthermore, investors take into consideration insider trades when predicting a stock’s future trajectory. During the recent three months, CPNG has seen 0 BUY and 2 SELL insider trades, representing the acquisition of 0 and the disposition of 120,209 shares. Over the last 12 months, there were 20 BUYs and 18 SELLs from insiders. Insiders purchased 1,923,225 shares during that period but sold 171,144,017.
In the most recent transaction, Pham Thuan sold 171 shares of CPNG for 16.15 per share on Jul 07. After the transaction, the Chief Technology Officer now owns 2,558,769 company shares. In a previous transaction on Jul 05, Pham Thuan sold 120,038 shares at 14.27 per share. CPNG shares that Chief Technology Officer owns now total 2,558,940.
Among the insiders who bought shares, Warsh Kevin M acquired of 37,705 shares on May 18 at a per-share price of $13.21. This resulted in the Director holding 396,739 shares of CPNG after the transaction. In another insider transaction, Sun Benjamin sold 250,000 shares at $13.14 per share on May 18. Company shares held by the Director now total 753,162.
It has been observed that price targets are rarely accurate, but they can exert some influence from time to time, and are often accepted as valuable in the market. According to analysts who have offered 12-month price targets for CPNG in the last 3 months, the mean price target is $24.30 with high estimates of $34.00 and low estimates of $16.40. In terms of 52-week highs and lows, CPNG has a high of $30.94 and a low of $8.98.
As of this writing, CPNG has an earnings estimate of $-0.03 per share for the current quarter. EPS was calculated based on a consensus of 2 estimates, with a high estimate of $-0.02 per share and a lower estimate of $-0.03. The company reported an EPS of $-0.04 in the last quarter, which was 63.64% higher than expectations of $-0.11.
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There may be slightly higher risks associated with pre-market and after-hours trading than during regular market hours. Due to the fact that issuers often announce critical financial information outside of regular trading hours, extended-hours trading may result in wider spreads for particular securities. Currently, 13 analysts are providing their opinions on the stock. On a scale of 1 to 5, with 1 being Sell and 5 being Buy, the average analyst rating for CPNG is Hold with a score of 4.38. A total of 9 analysts rated the stock as Buy while 0 rated it as Overweight while 3 rated it as Hold. Among the other participants, 0 thought the stock was Underweight and 1 thought it should be Sold.