Sphere 3D Corp. (ANY): Is it worth Buying?


Sphere 3D Corp. (NASDAQ:ANY) changes shares on Tuesday trading session, with a change of 4.56% or $0.11 shares. The trading starts at $2.50 and closed at $2.41 throughout the day. The trading session low price was $2.45 and day high was $2.75 on Tuesday, June 16. After the session, the Technology sector daily volume shifted to 0.11 million while its average volume is 199.52K. In other hand, the ANY market cap reached to $11.94M. While, its current target price is $2.52 according to WSJ.

Checking out the performance report which defines the increase or decrease of prices for a specific period. For the last 5 trading sessions, its performance is down -9.84% and up 59.49% for month. Its quarterly performance was 577.24% above, while its half year performance is up 233.80%. ANY yearly performance stood at positive 55.56% and rise 223.83% for year-to-date.

Earnings per share or EPS is an important financial measure, which defines the profitability of a company. ANY EPS (TTM) for 12-month is -1.91. EPS for this year is 79.20%. Its EPS Q/Q reached 93.90%. It has an EPS of 56.80% up for past five years and for the next five years will be up 20.00%.

Let’s take a look on the analyst recommendations on ANY for the current month and previous month. For the current month, 0 of 1 analysts recommend stock as Buy while 0 as Sell, 0 as overweight, 0 as underweight and 1 as Hold. As compared with the previous month ratings, 0 analysts participate in stock recommendation. Out of 0, 0 rated it sell, 0 rated it as Buy and 0 as Hold Ratings. On the other hand, target price ranges from $40.00-$40.00. Average target price for ANY was reached at $40.00.

The insider ownership moved to 28.02% and institutional holding shifted to 5.30%.

The company posted an EPS (TTM) of -1.91. According to the most recent quarter report on (Dec 2017), 0 analysts estimated an average EPS of 0, while -28 EPS posted a year ago period. Analyst Estimated EPS for ANY published in the report was 0-0 during the same period. Comparing with last year, the average estimated EPS was -28 which is lower than -4.72 which was posted for recent quarter EPS.

A brief look on simple moving average (SMA) that determines the market price can impact a market. The SMA for ANY rise 134.65% for period of 200 days. SMA for 50 days was 60.65% which is showing green signal, while SMA-20 was 6.18%. The moving average value for Sphere 3D Corp. (ANY) is 1.0542 and 1.9516 for 200 and 50 days respectively.

Let’s take a look on the insider transactions, in which multiple shareholders are showing interest in ANY stock. On May 07, MF Ventures, LLC, 10% Owner, sold 32,021 trading shares at the cost of $1.31, which valued at 41970.0. On May 06, MF Ventures, LLC, 10% Owner, sold 16,467 shares at the cost of $1.30, with total shares of 172,854. On Jun 19, Kalbfleisch Kurt L., SVP and CFO, sold 1,083 shares at the cost of 1.58. After this transaction, Kalbfleisch Kurt L. total shares reached to 9,336 which valued at 1711.0.