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. After-hours trades for Envista Holdings Corporation (NVST) shows that investor sentiment remained broken, with the stock’s consolidated last price falling by -$0.61, or -1.76%, to $34.06. Volume reached 18,563 shares, with price reaching a high of $34.06 and a low of $34.06. Recently, Yahoo Finance discussed the stock, revealing that BrightInsight Adds Medical Device and Biopharmaceutical Experts, Tamara Elias, M.D., and Scott Huennekens to Advisory Council.
As a NYSE listed company, NVST falls under the Healthcare sector while operating within the Medical Instruments & Supplies industry segment. At the end of the last regular session, the stock closed at $34.06 and fluctuated between $34.97 as its day high and $33.73 as its day low. The current market capitalization of Envista Holdings Corporation is $5.55B. A total of 1.58 million shares were traded on the day, compared to an average of 1.76M shares.
Aside from predicting where a stock will go, investors also consider insider trades as an indicator of the stock’s future direction. During the recent three months, NVST has seen 0 BUY and 2 SELL insider trades, representing the acquisition of 0 and the disposition of 13,865 shares. Over the last 12 months, there were 33 BUYs and 55 SELLs from insiders. Insiders purchased 408,210 shares during that period but sold 531,385.
In the most recent transaction, Yu Howard H sold 5,341 shares of NVST for 45.73 per share on Apr 18. After the transaction, the Chief Financial Officer now owns 52,411 company shares. In a previous transaction on Mar 29, Aghdaei Amir sold 10,538 shares at 51.66 per share. NVST shares that Chief Executive Officer owns now total 364,779.
Among the insiders who sold shares, Aghdaei Amir disposed of 114,702 shares on Mar 21 at a per-share price of $50.85. This resulted in the Chief Executive Officer holding 375,317 shares of NVST after the transaction. In another insider transaction, Yu Howard H sold 4,786 shares at $50.86 per share on Mar 21. Company shares held by the Chief Financial Officer now total 57,752.
In spite of price targets being rarely accurate, it tends to exert some kind influence from time to time, and was often accepted by the market as having some value. According to analysts who have offered 12-month price targets for NVST in the last 3 months, the mean price target is $48.22 with high estimates of $54.00 and low estimates of $44.00. In terms of 52-week highs and lows, NVST has a high of $52.03 and a low of $32.86.
As of this writing, NVST has an earnings estimate of $0.48 per share for the current quarter. EPS was calculated based on a consensus of 7 estimates, with a high estimate of $0.5 per share and a lower estimate of $0.46. The company reported an EPS of $0.48 in the last quarter, which was 4.35% higher than expectations of $0.46.
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The balance sheet of a company shows what assets and liabilities a company has, as well as the amount, equity investors have invested. With the help of this information, a company’s financial ratios can be calculated to give investors an overview of the company’s prospects.
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. Currently, 10 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 NVST is Hold with a score of 4.78. A total of 9 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.