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 Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd (NCLH) shows that investor sentiment remained intact, with the stock’s consolidated last price rising by $0.07, or 0.48%, to $14.69. The Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd has recorded 340,481 volume in the after hours trading session. Earlier, Yahoo Finance discussed this stock as it revealed NORWEGIAN CRUISE LINE OPENS FOR SALE THE ALL-NEW NORWEGIAN AQUA, THE FIRST OF THE NEXT-GENERATION PRIMA PLUS CLASS.
NCLH belongs to the Consumer Cyclical sector of the NYSE while operating in the Travel Services industry. At the end of the last regular session, the stock closed at $14.62 and fluctuated between $14.98 as its day high and $14.60 as its day low. The current market capitalization of Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd is $6.22B. A total of 13.03 million shares were traded on the day, compared to an average of 13.65M shares.
Investors also take into account insider trades in predicting how the stock will perform in the future. During the recent three months, NCLH 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 18 BUYs and 33 SELLs from insiders. Insiders purchased 1,720,524 shares during that period but sold 1,220,140.
In the most recent transaction, Farkas Daniel S sold 38,000 shares of NCLH for 19.46 per share on Jun 15. After the transaction, the EVP Gen. Counsel & Asst. Sec’y now owns 244,261 company shares. In a previous transaction on Jun 13, Ashby Faye L. sold 15,811 shares at 19.45 per share. NCLH shares that SVP & Chief Accounting Officer owns now total 174,619.
Among the insiders who sold shares, Del Rio Frank J disposed of 300,000 shares on Jun 12 at a per-share price of $18.44. This resulted in the Pres. & CEO holding 926,505 shares of NCLH after the transaction. In another insider transaction, Kempa Mark sold 4,700 shares at $16.04 per share on Jun 02. Company shares held by the EVP & CFO now total 241,021.
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 NCLH in the last 3 months, the mean price target is $16.83 with high estimates of $23.00 and low estimates of $13.50. In terms of 52-week highs and lows, NCLH has a high of $22.75 and a low of $11.76.
As of this writing, NCLH has an earnings estimate of -$0.14 per share for the current quarter. EPS was calculated based on a consensus of 12 estimates, with a high estimate of -$0.11 per share and a lower estimate of -$0.21. The company reported an EPS of $0.3 in the last quarter, which was 11.10% higher than expectations of $0.27.
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. NCLH’s latest balance sheet shows that the firm has $1.75B in Cash & Short Term Investments as of fiscal 2021. There were $12.45B in debt and $3.73B in liabilities at the time. Its Book Value Per Share was $1.03, while its Total Shareholder’s Equity was $2.43B.
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 NCLH is Buy with a score of 3.33.