After-hours and pre-market trading may carry slightly higher risks than regular market hours. As issuers often announce important financial information outside regular trading hours, extended-hours trading may result in wider spreads for a particular security. That is because extended-hours trading may result in lower liquidity and higher volatility. After-hours trades for IonQ Inc. (IONQ) shows that investor sentiment remained broken, with the stock’s consolidated last price falling by -$0.08, or -1.52%, to $5.19. Volume reached 30,484 shares, with price reaching a high of $5.28 and a low of $5.11. Recently, Yahoo Finance discussed the stock, revealing that IonQ to Participate in IEEE International Conference on Quantum Computing and Engineering (QCE22).
IONQ belongs to the Technology sector of the NYSE while operating in the Computer Hardware industry. At the end of the last regular session, the stock closed at $5.20 and fluctuated between $5.52 as its day high and $5.18 as its day low. The current market capitalization of IonQ Inc. is $1.09B. A total of 1.96 million shares were traded on the day, compared to an average of 3.55M shares.
In the most recent transaction, Monroe Christopher sold 1,548 shares of IONQ for 5.44 per share on Sep 12. After the transaction, the Chief Scientist now owns 6,618,648 company shares. In a previous transaction on Sep 12, Kramer Thomas G. sold 3,058 shares at 5.44 per share. IONQ shares that Chief Financial Officer owns now total 827,311.
Among the insiders who sold shares, Chapman Peter Hume disposed of 7,255 shares on Sep 12 at a per-share price of $5.44. This resulted in the President and CEO holding 466,066 shares of IONQ after the transaction. In another insider transaction, Kim Jungsang sold 2,872 shares at $5.44 per share on Sep 12. Company shares held by the Chief Technology Officer now total 6,574,385.
While price targets are rarely accurate, they tend to exert some kind of influence from time to time and are often taken into account by investors. According to analysts who have offered 12-month price targets for IONQ in the last 3 months, the mean price target is $10.50 with high estimates of $12.00 and low estimates of $9.00. In terms of 52-week highs and lows, IONQ has a high of $35.90 and a low of $4.16.
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There is a slight risk associated with trading before and after the market open. Due to lower liquidity and higher volatility, extended-hours trading may result in wider spreads on particular security due to the release of critical financial information after regular trading hours. Currently, 4 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 IONQ is Buy with a score of 4.00. A total of 3 analysts rated the stock as Buy while 0 rated it as Overweight while 1 rated it as Hold. Among the other participants, 0 thought the stock was Underweight and 0 thought it should be Sold.