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. After-hours trades for 1-800-FLOWERS.COM Inc. (FLWS) shows that investor sentiment remained intact, with the stock’s consolidated last price rising by $0.01, or 0.11%, to $9.11. The 1-800-FLOWERS.COM Inc. has recorded 18,147 volume in the after hours trading session. Yahoo Finance discussed the stock recently as it posted 1-800-FLOWERS.COM, Inc. to Release Results for its Fiscal 2023 Second Quarter on Thursday, February 2, 2023.
This NASDAQ-listed company operates within the Specialty Retail industry segment, falling under the Consumer Cyclical sector. At the end of the last regular session, the stock closed at $9.10 and fluctuated between $9.46 as its day high and $9.08 as its day low. The current market capitalization of 1-800-FLOWERS.COM Inc. is $578.03M. A total of 0.57 million shares were traded on the day, compared to an average of 621.73K shares.
Insider trades can also provide insight into a stock’s future direction. During the recent three months, FLWS has seen 17 BUY and 14 SELL insider trades, representing the acquisition of 260,609 and the disposition of 79,934 shares. Over the last 12 months, there were 22 BUYs and 16 SELLs from insiders. Insiders purchased 393,083 shares during that period but sold 82,465.
In the most recent transaction, HARTNETT THOMAS G bought 25,000 shares of FLWS for 6.12 per share on Sep 16. After the transaction, the President now owns 245,266 company shares. In a previous transaction on Mar 10, ELMORE LEONARD J bought 1,000 shares at 13.82 per share. FLWS shares that Director owns now total 57,737.
Even though price targets are rarely accurate, they do tend to exert some kind of influence from time to time and are often considered important by markets. According to analysts who have offered 12-month price targets for FLWS in the last 3 months, the mean price target is $11.20 with high estimates of $13.00 and low estimates of $9.00. In terms of 52-week highs and lows, FLWS has a high of $24.01 and a low of $5.82.
As of this writing, FLWS has an earnings estimate of -$0.54 per share for the current quarter. EPS was calculated based on a consensus of 4 estimates, with a high estimate of -$0.51 per share and a lower estimate of -$0.58. The company reported an EPS of -$0.32 in the last quarter, which was -14.30% lower than expectations of -$0.28.
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In a balance sheet, you can see what assets and liabilities the company has, as well as how much equity investors have invested. These figures can be used to calculate a company’s financial ratios to give investors a better idea of its 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, 5 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 FLWS is Overweight with a score of 4.00. A total of 3 analysts rated the stock as Buy while 0 rated it as Overweight while 2 rated it as Hold. Among the other participants, 0 thought the stock was Underweight and 0 thought it should be Sold.