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 Trupanion Inc (TRUP) shows that investor sentiment remained broken, with the stock’s consolidated last price falling by -$0.35, or -1.37%, to $25.19. The Trupanion Inc has recorded 12,149 volume in the after hours trading session. Earlier, Yahoo Finance discussed this stock as it revealed Trupanion’s Holiday Safety Guide: Protecting Your Pets During Festive Seasons.
TRUP belongs to the Financial sector of the NASDAQ while operating in the Insurance – Specialty industry. At the end of the last regular session, the stock closed at $25.54 and fluctuated between $27.18 as its day high and $25.32 as its day low. The current market capitalization of Trupanion Inc is $1.06B. A total of 1.07 million shares were traded on the day, compared to an average of 644.34K shares.
Investors also take into account insider trades in predicting how the stock will perform in the future. During the recent three months, TRUP has seen 45 BUY and 34 SELL insider trades, representing the acquisition of 43,257 and the disposition of 16,506 shares. Over the last 12 months, there were 148 BUYs and 123 SELLs from insiders. Insiders purchased 156,841 shares during that period but sold 103,366.
In the most recent transaction, DOAK MICHAEL sold 8,688 shares of TRUP for 29.99 per share on Aug 30. After the transaction, the Director now owns 5,866 company shares. In a previous transaction on May 08, RAWLINGS DARRYL sold 4,000 shares at 25.30 per share. TRUP shares that Chief Executive Officer owns now total 829,109.
Among the insiders who sold shares, RAWLINGS DARRYL disposed of 4,000 shares on Apr 19 at a per-share price of $35.48. This resulted in the Chief Executive Officer holding 833,109 shares of TRUP after the transaction. In another insider transaction, RAWLINGS DARRYL sold 4,000 shares at $41.20 per share on Apr 04. Company shares held by the Chief Executive Officer now total 837,109.
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 TRUP in the last 3 months, the mean price target is $33.13 with high estimates of $50.00 and low estimates of $19.00. In terms of 52-week highs and lows, TRUP has a high of $69.15 and a low of $18.45.
As of this writing, TRUP has an earnings estimate of -$0.2 per share for the current quarter. EPS was calculated based on a consensus of 7 estimates, with a high estimate of -$0.12 per share and a lower estimate of -$0.27. The company reported an EPS of -$0.33 in the last quarter, which was 19.50% higher than expectations of -$0.41.
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. TRUP’s latest balance sheet shows that the firm has $213.41M in Cash & Short Term Investments as of fiscal 2021. There were $26.09M in debt and $223.70M in liabilities at the time. Its Book Value Per Share was $6.95, while its Total Shareholder’s Equity was $332.20M.
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 TRUP is Buy with a score of 3.75.