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 Virgin Galactic Holdings Inc (SPCE) shows that investor sentiment remained intact, with the stock’s consolidated last price rising by $0.02, or 0.94%, to $2.15. The Virgin Galactic Holdings Inc has recorded 198,379 volume in the after hours trading session. Earlier, Yahoo Finance discussed this stock as it revealed Virgin Galactic Appoints Luigi Brambilla to Board of Directors.
This NYSE-listed company operates within the Aerospace & Defense industry segment, falling under the Industrials sector. At the end of the last regular session, the stock closed at $2.13 and fluctuated between $2.1300 as its day high and $1.9700 as its day low. The current market capitalization of Virgin Galactic Holdings Inc is $851.38M. A total of 16.56 million shares were traded on the day, compared to an average of 12.20M shares.
Insider trades can also provide insight into a stock’s future direction. During the recent three months, SPCE has seen 1 BUY and 3 SELL insider trades, representing the acquisition of 58,140 and the disposition of 1,218 shares. Over the last 12 months, there were 23 BUYs and 36 SELLs from insiders. Insiders purchased 1,868,567 shares during that period but sold 249,274.
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 SPCE in the last 3 months, the mean price target is $2.54 with high estimates of $5.00 and low estimates of $1.00. In terms of 52-week highs and lows, SPCE has a high of $6.61 and a low of $1.38.
As of this writing, SPCE has an earnings estimate of -$0.35 per share for the current quarter. EPS was calculated based on a consensus of 10 estimates, with a high estimate of -$0.25 per share and a lower estimate of -$0.47. The company reported an EPS of -$0.46 in the last quarter, which was 9.80% higher than expectations of -$0.51.
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. SPCE’s latest balance sheet shows that the firm has $603.90M in Cash & Short Term Investments as of fiscal 2021. There were $27.52M in debt and $131.52M in liabilities at the time. Its Book Value Per Share was $1.50, while its Total Shareholder’s Equity was $894.26M.
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 SPCE is Buy with a score of 2.67.