It may be riskier to trade before market opening and after market closing than during regular market hours. Since issuers often announce critical financial information outside regular trading hours. Extended-hours trading may result in wider spreads for particular securities due to lower liquidity and higher volatility. After-hours trades for Lithium Americas Corp. (LAC) shows that investor sentiment remained intact, with the stock’s consolidated last price rising by $0.01, or 0.05%, to $20.91. The Lithium Americas Corp. has recorded 13,458 volume in the after hours trading session. The stock was recently discussed on Yahoo Finance as it revealed that Lithium Americas Provides Update Following Hearing on the Thacker Pass Record of Decision Appeal.
Lithium Americas Corp. is listed on the NYSE in the Basic Materials sector while operating in the Other Industrial Metals & Mining industry. At the end of the last regular session, the stock closed at $20.90 and fluctuated between $20.92 as its day high and $19.66 as its day low. The current market capitalization of Lithium Americas Corp. is $2.78B. A total of 2.73 million shares were traded on the day, compared to an average of 2.07M shares.
Despite rarely being accurate, price targets can exert some form of influence at times, and are often regarded as valuable by markets. According to analysts who have offered 12-month price targets for LAC in the last 3 months, the mean price target is $36.82 with high estimates of $42.50 and low estimates of $30.00. In terms of 52-week highs and lows, LAC has a high of $40.39 and a low of $17.58.
As of this writing, LAC has an earnings estimate of -$0.18 per share for the current quarter. EPS was calculated based on a consensus of 4 estimates, with a high estimate of $0.08 per share and a lower estimate of -$0.45. The company reported an EPS of -$0.12 in the last quarter, which was 14.30% higher than expectations of -$0.14.
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As well as showing the assets and liabilities of the company, the balance sheet also shows the amount invested in equity by investors. Investors can analyze a company’s future prospects by calculating its financial ratios based on this information.
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. Currently, 14 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 LAC is Hold with a score of 4.62. A total of 13 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.