Elastic N.V. (ESTC): Let’s take a bird-eye on it


Elastic N.V. (NYSE:ESTC) changes shares on Friday trading session, with a change of 1.30% or $1.16 shares. The trading starts at $90.25 and closed at $89.51 throughout the day. The trading session low price was $89.02 and day high was $91.59 on Friday, June 19. After the session, the Technology sector daily volume shifted to 1.89 million while its average volume is 1.54M. In other hand, the ESTC market cap reached to $7.12B.

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 up 8.60% and up 20.14% for month. Its quarterly performance was 81.49% above, while its half year performance is up 42.07%. ESTC yearly performance stood at positive 16.51% and rise 41.01% for year-to-date. Current recommendation for Elastic N.V. is 1.90.

Earnings per share or EPS is an important financial measure, which defines the profitability of a company. ESTC EPS (TTM) for 12-month is -2.13. EPS for this year is -150.80%, while for the next year its value is -0.78. Its EPS Q/Q reached -81.70%. It has an EPS of next five years will be up 2.80%.

Let’s take a look on the analyst recommendations on ESTC for the current month and previous month. For the current month, 10 of 14 analysts recommend stock as Buy while 0 as Sell, 0 as overweight, 0 as underweight and 4 as Hold. As compared with the previous month ratings, 13 analysts participate in stock recommendation. Out of 13, 0 rated it sell, 9 rated it as Buy and 4 as Hold Ratings.

FMR, LLC, Sylebra Capital Ltd and FIL LTD are the top three holders in Elastic N.V. (ESTC) stock. On Mar 30, 2020, FMR, LLC has 8.17 million shares which valued 456.06 million. On Mar 30, 2020, Sylebra Capital Ltd owned 5.78 million shares which valued at 322.78 million. On Mar 30, 2020, FIL LTD has a total of 4.37 million shares which valued at 243.85 million. In the end, FIL LTD have 5.35% shares outstanding of Elastic N.V. (ESTC) on Mar 30, 2020. The insider ownership moved to 11.30% and institutional holding shifted to 74.90%.

The company posted an EPS (TTM) of -2.13. According to the most recent quarter report on (Jul 2020), 13 analysts estimated an average EPS of -0.18, while -0.32 EPS posted a year ago period. Analyst Estimated EPS for ESTC published in the report was -0.19–0.17 during the same period. Comparing with last year, the average estimated EPS was -0.32 which is lower than -0.12 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 ESTC rise 27.18% for period of 200 days. SMA for 50 days was 25.49% which is showing green signal, while SMA-20 was 7.11%. The moving average value for Elastic N.V. (ESTC) is 67.08 and 78.66 for 200 and 50 days respectively.

Let’s take a look on the insider transactions, in which multiple shareholders are showing interest in ESTC stock. On Jun 18, Kluge Kevin, SVP of Engineering, sold 5,000 trading shares at the cost of $90.00, which valued at 0.45 million. On Jun 15, Garrett W.H. Baird, SVP and General Counsel, sold 20,000 shares at the cost of $86.10, with total shares of 60,320. On Jun 12, Garrett W.H. Baird, SVP and General Counsel, sold 20,000 shares at the cost of 81.93. After this transaction, Garrett W.H. Baird total shares reached to 60,320 which valued at 1.64 million.