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 Mizuho Financial Group Inc. (MFG) shows that investor sentiment remained intact, with the stock’s consolidated last price rising by $0.09, or 2.74%, to $3.37. The Mizuho Financial Group Inc. has recorded 18 volume in the after hours trading session. Earlier, Yahoo Finance discussed this stock as it revealed Mizuho Americas Hires Jeff Jaenicke as Managing Director and Head of Private Equity LP Fund Financing.
MFG belongs to the Financial sector of the NYSE while operating in the Banks – Regional industry. The current market capitalization of Mizuho Financial Group Inc. is $41.80B. A total of 1.02 million shares were traded on the day, compared to an average of 696.26K shares.
In the most recent transaction, MIZUHO SECURITIES USA LLC sold 64,745 shares of MFG for 10.06 per share on Nov 25. After the transaction, the 10% Owner now owns 3,093,750 company shares.
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 MFG in the last 3 months, the mean price target is $3.74 with high estimates of $5.03 and low estimates of $2.65. In terms of 52-week highs and lows, MFG has a high of $3.47 and a low of $2.10.
As of this writing, MFG has an earnings estimate of $0.09 per share for the current quarter. EPS was calculated based on a consensus of 1 estimates, with a high estimate of $0.09 per share and a lower estimate of $0.09. The company reported an EPS of $0.1 in the last quarter, which was 11.10% higher than expectations of $0.09.
Balance Sheet Annually/Quarterly
An organization’s balance sheet depicts the assets and liabilities it has, as well as the amount of equity invested. Investors can measure a company’s prospects by calculating its financial ratios using this information. Its Book Value Per Share was $4.82, while its Total Shareholder’s Equity was $9.20T.
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, 0 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 MFG is Buy with a score of 5.00.