It may be riskier to trade before market opening and after market closing than during regular market hours. Since issuers often announce critical financial information outside regular trading hours. Extended-hours trading may result in wider spreads for particular securities due to lower liquidity and higher volatility. After-hours trades for Logitech International S.A. (LOGI) shows that investor sentiment remained broken, with the stock’s consolidated last price falling by -$1.19, or -1.40%, to $84.10. The Logitech International S.A. has recorded 2,554 volume in the after hours trading session. Most recently, Yahoo Finance reported about the stock as it publicized that Start Your Engines – Logitech McLaren G Challenge Returns for 6th and Biggest Season Ever.
Logitech International S.A. is listed on the NASDAQ in the Technology sector while operating in the Computer Hardware industry. At the end of the last regular session, the stock closed at $85.29 and fluctuated between $85.55 as its day high and $84.81 as its day low. The current market capitalization of Logitech International S.A. is $13.40B. A total of 0.59 million shares were traded on the day, compared to an average of 478.36K shares.
Insider trades are also considered as indicators of how a stock will perform in the future, in addition to stock predictions. During the recent three months, LOGI has seen 29 BUY and 11 SELL insider trades, representing the acquisition of 80,087 and the disposition of 9,863 shares. Over the last 12 months, there were 41 BUYs and 22 SELLs from insiders. Insiders purchased 474,040 shares during that period but sold 157,843.
In the most recent transaction, Harnett Samantha sold 800 shares of LOGI for 65.35 per share on May 25. After the transaction, the Chief Legal Officer now owns 13,984 company shares. In a previous transaction on Apr 26, Harnett Samantha sold 2,500 shares at 56.36 per share. LOGI shares that Chief Legal Officer owns now total 14,784.
Among the insiders who sold shares, Arunkundrum Prakash disposed of 5,831 shares on Jan 06 at a per-share price of $65.04. This resulted in the insider holding 63,000 shares of LOGI after the transaction.
The reasons why investors prefer dividend-paying companies are that dividends generate immediate cash flow and indicate that the company will perform well in the future. Logitech International S.A. pays an annual dividend of $1.08, resulting in a dividend yield of 1.27%, and it has a price to earnings (P/E) ratio of 35.93. LOGI’s most recent ex-dividend date was 9/25/2023 when it declared a $1.1876 quarterly dividend that was paid in cash on 9/27/2023. Previously, the company paid the dividend on 9/28/2022 with an ex-dividend date of 9/26/2022. The LOGI stock dividend was $1.0023 per share in cash.
Despite rarely being accurate, price targets can exert some form of influence at times, and are often regarded as valuable by markets. According to analysts who have offered 12-month price targets for LOGI in the last 3 months, the mean price target is $80.33 with high estimates of $96.00 and low estimates of $54.84. In terms of 52-week highs and lows, LOGI has a high of $84.11 and a low of $50.26.
As of this writing, LOGI has an earnings estimate of $1.12 per share for the current quarter. EPS was calculated based on a consensus of 6 estimates, with a high estimate of $1.25 per share and a lower estimate of $0.98. The company reported an EPS of $0.65 in the last quarter, which was 41.30% higher than expectations of $0.46.
Balance Sheet Annually/Quarterly
As well as showing the assets and liabilities of the company, the balance sheet also shows the amount invested in equity by investors. Investors can analyze a company’s future prospects by calculating its financial ratios based on this information. LOGI’s latest balance sheet shows that the firm has $1.33B in Cash & Short Term Investments as of fiscal 2022. There were $41.90M in debt and $1.42B in liabilities at the time. Its Book Value Per Share was $13.22, while its Total Shareholder’s Equity was $2.40B.
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. 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 LOGI is Buy with a score of 3.44.