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 The Honest Company Inc. Common Stock (HNST) shows that investor sentiment remained intact, with the stock’s consolidated last price rising by +$0.12, or +3.23%, to $3.84. Volume reached 12,383 shares, with price reaching a high of $3.85 and a low of $3.8. The stock was recently discussed on Yahoo Finance as it revealed that GNC Continues Expansion of Women’s Wellness Portfolio with New Exclusive Launch from The Honest Company.
The company is listed on the NASDAQ and operates within the Specialty Retail industry segment. At the end of the last regular session, the stock closed at $3.83 and fluctuated between $3.9701 as its day high and $3.6350 as its day low. The current market capitalization of The Honest Company Inc. Common Stock is $372.05M. A total of 1.38 million shares were traded on the day, compared to an average of 1.49M shares.
Furthermore, investors take into consideration insider trades when predicting a stock’s future trajectory. During the recent three months, HNST has seen 4 BUY and 9 SELL insider trades, representing the acquisition of 385,615 and the disposition of 42,462 shares. Over the last 12 months, there were 44 BUYs and 33 SELLs from insiders. Insiders purchased 3,229,238 shares during that period but sold 419,507.
In the most recent transaction, Hoyt Janis sold 1,250 shares of HNST for 3.55 per share on Sep 01. After the transaction, the Chief People Officer now owns 351,296 company shares. In a previous transaction on Aug 23, Rexing Rick sold 4,143 shares at 3.69 per share. HNST shares that Chief Revenue Officer owns now total 350,040.
Among the insiders who sold shares, Vlahos Nikolaos A disposed of 16,804 shares on Aug 22 at a per-share price of $3.74. This resulted in the Chief Executive Officer holding 1,264,054 shares of HNST after the transaction. In another insider transaction, Warren Jessica sold 7,403 shares at $3.74 per share on Aug 22. Company shares held by the Chief Creative Officer now total 606,094.
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 HNST in the last 3 months, the mean price target is $4.83 with high estimates of $8.00 and low estimates of $3.00. In terms of 52-week highs and lows, HNST has a high of $11.65 and a low of $2.54.
As of this writing, HNST has an earnings estimate of $-0.08 per share for the current quarter. EPS was calculated based on a consensus of 6 estimates, with a high estimate of $-0.06 per share and a lower estimate of $-0.11. The company reported an EPS of $-0.11 in the last quarter, which was -37.5% lower than expectations of $-0.08.
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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, 7 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 HNST is Overweight with a score of 3.63. A total of 3 analysts rated the stock as Buy while 0 rated it as Overweight while 3 rated it as Hold. Among the other participants, 1 thought the stock was Underweight and 0 thought it should be Sold.