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 National Vision Holdings Inc (EYE) shows that investor sentiment remained same, with the stock’s consolidated last price to $17.35. The National Vision Holdings Inc has recorded 145,746 volume in the after hours trading session. Yahoo Finance discussed the stock recently as it posted National Vision Holdings, Inc. Announces Repurchase of $100 Million of Convertible Notes.
EYE belongs to the Consumer Cyclical sector of the NASDAQ while operating in the Specialty Retail industry. At the end of the last regular session, the stock closed at $17.35 and fluctuated between $18.24 as its day high and $17.04 as its day low. The current market capitalization of National Vision Holdings Inc is $1.36B. A total of 1.71 million shares were traded on the day, compared to an average of 1.45M shares.
Investors also take into account insider trades in predicting how the stock will perform in the future. During the recent three months, EYE has seen 0 BUY and 0 SELL insider trades, representing the acquisition of 0 and the disposition of 0 shares. Over the last 12 months, there were 43 BUYs and 33 SELLs from insiders. Insiders purchased 237,381 shares during that period but sold 51,934.
In the most recent transaction, PEELER D RANDOLPH bought 17,609 shares of EYE for 25.73 per share on May 23. After the transaction, the Director now owns 148,880 company shares. In a previous transaction on May 22, PEELER D RANDOLPH bought 22,861 shares at 25.59 per share. EYE shares that Director owns now total 131,271.
Among the insiders who bought shares, TAYLOR THOMAS V acquired of 2,079 shares on May 17 at a per-share price of $24.04. This resulted in the Director holding 25,556 shares of EYE after the transaction. In another insider transaction, FAHS L READE bought 12,625 shares at $23.81 per share on May 15. Company shares held by the Chief Executive Officer now total 556,550.
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 EYE in the last 3 months, the mean price target is $21.30 with high estimates of $28.00 and low estimates of $18.00. In terms of 52-week highs and lows, EYE has a high of $43.82 and a low of $13.71.
As of this writing, EYE has an earnings estimate of -$0.06 per share for the current quarter. EPS was calculated based on a consensus of 11 estimates, with a high estimate of $0.04 per share and a lower estimate of -$0.17. The company reported an EPS of $0.17 in the last quarter, which was 41.70% higher than expectations of $0.12.
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. EYE’s latest balance sheet shows that the firm has $305.80M in Cash & Short Term Investments as of fiscal 2021. There were $973.25M in debt and $343.80M in liabilities at the time. Its Book Value Per Share was $10.75, while its Total Shareholder’s Equity was $925.98M.
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 EYE is Buy with a score of 3.56.