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 Clear Secure Inc. (YOU) shows that investor sentiment remained broken, with the stock’s consolidated last price falling by -$0.06, or -0.21%, to $28.70. The Clear Secure Inc. has recorded 6,195 volume in the after hours trading session. Most recently, Yahoo Finance reported about the stock as it publicized that CLEAR Launches New Lanes at Long Beach Airport.
This NYSE-listed company operates within the Software – Application industry segment, falling under the Technology sector. At the end of the last regular session, the stock closed at $28.76 and fluctuated between $29.29 as its day high and $27.80 as its day low. The current market capitalization of Clear Secure Inc. is $4.11B. A total of 0.99 million shares were traded on the day, compared to an average of 1.04M shares.
Insider trades can also provide insight into a stock’s future direction. During the recent three months, YOU has seen 29 BUY and 50 SELL insider trades, representing the acquisition of 2,277,284 and the disposition of 3,421,538 shares. Over the last 12 months, there were 160 BUYs and 110 SELLs from insiders. Insiders purchased 11,929,703 shares during that period but sold 18,110,127.
In the most recent transaction, GAPCO AIV Interholdco (AC), L. sold 1,800,000 shares of YOU for 29.10 per share on Jan 18. After the transaction, the 10% Owner now owns 5,937,814 company shares. In a previous transaction on Jan 18, General Atlantic Partners AIV sold 1,800,000 shares at 29.10 per share. YOU shares that 10% Owner owns now total 5,937,814.
Among the insiders who sold shares, GENERAL ATLANTIC, L.P. disposed of 1,800,000 shares on Jan 18 at a per-share price of $29.10. This resulted in the 10% Owner holding 5,937,814 shares of YOU after the transaction. In another insider transaction, Patterson Richard N. Jr. sold 3,500 shares at $30.18 per share on Dec 14. Company shares held by the CISO now total 11,474.
The income generated by dividends is an indication that a company is improving its financial position, which is why investors prefer companies paying dividends. YOU’s most recent ex-dividend date was 11/25/2022 when it declared a $0.25 quarterly dividend that was paid in cash on 12/7/2022.
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 YOU in the last 3 months, the mean price target is $32.50 with high estimates of $38.00 and low estimates of $30.00. In terms of 52-week highs and lows, YOU has a high of $34.53 and a low of $18.64.
As of this writing, YOU has an earnings estimate of $0 per share for the current quarter. EPS was calculated based on a consensus of 2 estimates, with a high estimate of $0 per share and a lower estimate of $0. The company reported an EPS of -$0.03 in the last quarter, which was 75.00% higher than expectations of -$0.12.
Balance Sheet Annually/Quarterly
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, 4 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 YOU is Buy with a score of 4.00. A total of 1 analysts rated the stock as Buy while 0 rated it as Overweight while 3 rated it as Hold. Among the other participants, 0 thought the stock was Underweight and 0 thought it should be Sold.