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 National Vision Holdings Inc. (EYE) shows that investor sentiment remained same, with the stock’s consolidated last price remained same to $38.75. The National Vision Holdings Inc. has recorded 5,172 volume in the after hours trading session. Earlier, Yahoo Finance discussed this stock as it revealed RestoringVision Launches New Program Serving Indigenous Populations.
As a NASDAQ listed company, EYE falls under the Consumer Cyclical sector while operating within the Specialty Retail industry segment. At the end of the last regular session, the stock closed at $38.75 and fluctuated between $39.15 as its day high and $38.38 as its day low. The current market capitalization of National Vision Holdings Inc. is $3.01B. A total of 0.65 million shares were traded on the day, compared to an average of 606.14K 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, EYE has seen 6 BUY and 7 SELL insider trades, representing the acquisition of 15,151 and the disposition of 8,161 shares. Over the last 12 months, there were 38 BUYs and 25 SELLs from insiders. Insiders purchased 316,177 shares during that period but sold 53,364.
In the most recent transaction, Acharya Ravi sold 1,394 shares of EYE for 40.00 per share on Jan 04. After the transaction, the SVP, Chief Technology Officer now owns 832 company shares. In a previous transaction on May 13, Hepner Virginia A bought 1,000 shares at 25.71 per share. EYE shares that Director owns now total 12,588.
Among the insiders who bought shares, Brandman Jared acquired of 5,000 shares on May 12 at a per-share price of $23.25. This resulted in the SVP, GC and Secretary holding 18,697 shares of EYE after the transaction.
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 EYE in the last 3 months, the mean price target is $41.73 with high estimates of $50.00 and low estimates of $27.00. In terms of 52-week highs and lows, EYE has a high of $45.86 and a low of $22.59.
As of this writing, EYE has an earnings estimate of $0.14 per share for the current quarter. EPS was calculated based on a consensus of 12 estimates, with a high estimate of $0.24 per share and a lower estimate of $0.06. The company reported an EPS of $0.33 in the last quarter, which was 10.00% higher than expectations of $0.3.
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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, 12 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 EYE is Hold with a score of 4.29. A total of 7 analysts rated the stock as Buy while 1 rated it as Overweight while 3 rated it as Hold. Among the other participants, 1 thought the stock was Underweight and 0 thought it should be Sold.