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 Shake Shack Inc. (SHAK) shows that investor sentiment remained broken, with the stock’s consolidated last price falling by -$0.02, or -0.04%, to $56.34. The Shake Shack Inc. has recorded 17,360 volume in the after hours trading session. Recently, Yahoo Finance discussed the stock, revealing that Shake Shack Provides Fourth Quarter 2022 Business Update.
SHAK belongs to the Consumer Cyclical sector of the NYSE while operating in the Restaurants industry. At the end of the last regular session, the stock closed at $56.36 and fluctuated between $56.62 as its day high and $54.43 as its day low. The current market capitalization of Shake Shack Inc. is $2.32B. A total of 0.91 million shares were traded on the day, compared to an average of 824.28K shares.
Investors also take into account insider trades in predicting how the stock will perform in the future. During the recent three months, SHAK has seen 2 BUY and 1 SELL insider trades, representing the acquisition of 4,843 and the disposition of 3,900 shares. Over the last 12 months, there were 20 BUYs and 8 SELLs from insiders. Insiders purchased 112,167 shares during that period but sold 12,088.
In the most recent transaction, Koff Zach sold 3,900 shares of SHAK for 55.00 per share on Oct 28. After the transaction, the Chief Operating Officer now owns 31,085 company shares. In a previous transaction on Jul 14, Koff Zach sold 5,000 shares at 45.00 per share. SHAK shares that Chief Operating Officer owns now total 31,085.
Among the insiders who bought shares, Meyer Daniel Harris acquired of 21,000 shares on Jul 11 at a per-share price of $39.58. This resulted in the Director holding 576,364 shares of SHAK after the transaction.
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 SHAK in the last 3 months, the mean price target is $53.27 with high estimates of $63.00 and low estimates of $42.00. In terms of 52-week highs and lows, SHAK has a high of $79.25 and a low of $37.72.
As of this writing, SHAK has an earnings estimate of -$0.06 per share for the current quarter. EPS was calculated based on a consensus of 20 estimates, with a high estimate of -$0.02 per share and a lower estimate of -$0.13. The company reported an EPS of -$0.19 in the last quarter, which was 13.60% higher than expectations of -$0.22.
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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, 21 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 SHAK is Sell with a score of 3.57. A total of 6 analysts rated the stock as Buy while 0 rated it as Overweight while 14 rated it as Hold. Among the other participants, 0 thought the stock was Underweight and 1 thought it should be Sold.