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 Box Inc (BOX) shows that investor sentiment remained broken, with the stock’s consolidated last price falling by -$0.28, or -1.10%, to $25.20. The Box Inc has recorded 27,813 volume in the after hours trading session. Most recently, Yahoo Finance reported about the stock as it publicized that Box Names Olivia Nottebohm as Chief Operating Officer.
As a NYSE listed company, BOX falls under the Technology sector while operating within the Software – Infrastructure industry segment. At the end of the last regular session, the stock closed at $25.48 and fluctuated between $25.50 as its day high and $25.26 as its day low. The current market capitalization of Box Inc is $3.67B. A total of 0.8 million shares were traded on the day, compared to an average of 1.64M 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, BOX has seen 0 BUY and 6 SELL insider trades, representing the acquisition of 0 and the disposition of 69,300 shares. Over the last 12 months, there were 29 BUYs and 50 SELLs from insiders. Insiders purchased 954,783 shares during that period but sold 806,555.
In the most recent transaction, Smith Dylan C sold 13,000 shares of BOX for 25.46 per share on Oct 10. After the transaction, the Chief Financial Officer now owns 1,477,437 company shares. In a previous transaction on Oct 06, Berkovitch Eli sold 5,000 shares at 25.39 per share. BOX shares that VP Chief Acct Ofr & Controller owns now total 147,290.
Among the insiders who sold shares, Smith Dylan C disposed of 13,000 shares on Sep 11 at a per-share price of $25.88. This resulted in the Chief Financial Officer holding 1,507,165 shares of BOX after the transaction. In another insider transaction, Levie Aaron sold 10,000 shares at $25.70 per share on Sep 11. Company shares held by the Chief Executive Officer now total 3,068,653.
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 BOX in the last 3 months, the mean price target is $31.77 with high estimates of $35.00 and low estimates of $21.00. In terms of 52-week highs and lows, BOX has a high of $34.98 and a low of $23.57.
As of this writing, BOX has an earnings estimate of $0.38 per share for the current quarter. EPS was calculated based on a consensus of 11 estimates, with a high estimate of $0.39 per share and a lower estimate of $0.37. The company reported an EPS of $0.32 in the last quarter, which was 18.50% higher than expectations of $0.27.
Balance Sheet Annually/Quarterly
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. BOX’s latest balance sheet shows that the firm has $586.27M in Cash & Short Term Investments as of fiscal 2022. There were $642.33M in debt and $718.98M in liabilities at the time. Its Book Value Per Share was -$3.73, while its Total Shareholder’s Equity was $92.79M.
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, 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 BOX is Buy with a score of 4.30.