Cardtronics plc (CATM): Volume reached to 0.39 million


Cardtronics plc (NASDAQ:CATM) changes shares on Monday trading session, with a change of 1.99% or $0.47 shares. The trading starts at $23.84 and closed at $23.57 throughout the day. The trading session low price was $23.4318 and day high was $24.32 on Monday, June 22. After the session, the Industrials sector daily volume shifted to 0.39 million while its average volume is 683.63K. In other hand, the CATM market cap reached to $1.06B. While, its current target price is $24.04 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 -9.93% and down -1.27% for month. Its quarterly performance was 20.62% above, while its half year performance is down -43.25%. CATM yearly performance stood at negative -11.13% and fall -46.16% for year-to-date. Current recommendation for Cardtronics plc is 2.20.

Earnings per share or EPS is an important financial measure, which defines the profitability of a company. CATM EPS (TTM) for 12-month is 1.11. EPS for this year is -62.70%, while for the next year its value is 1.86. Its EPS Q/Q reached 35.90%. It has an EPS of 5.30% up for past five years and for the next five years will be down -0.80%.

Let’s take a look on the analyst recommendations on CATM for the current month and previous month. For the current month, 6 of 9 analysts recommend stock as Buy while 0 as Sell, 0 as overweight, 0 as underweight and 3 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 $23.00-$45.00. Average target price for CATM was reached at $33.17.

Hudson Executive Capital, LP, Blackrock Inc. and Vanguard Group, Inc. (The) are the top three holders in Cardtronics plc (CATM) stock. On Mar 30, 2020, Hudson Executive Capital, LP has 8.13 million shares which valued 170.02 million. On Mar 30, 2020, Blackrock Inc. owned 5.32 million shares which valued at 111.36 million. On Mar 30, 2020, Vanguard Group, Inc. (The) has a total of 4.85 million shares which valued at 101.42 million. In the end, Vanguard Group, Inc. (The) have 10.90% shares outstanding of Cardtronics plc (CATM) on Mar 30, 2020. The insider ownership moved to 1.10%.

The company posted an EPS (TTM) of 1.11. According to the most recent quarter report on (Jun 2020), 8 analysts estimated an average EPS of -0.06, while 0.69 EPS posted a year ago period. Analyst Estimated EPS for CATM published in the report was -0.19-0.13 during the same period. Comparing with last year, the average estimated EPS was 0.69 which is higher than 0.42 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 CATM fall -26.72% for period of 200 days. SMA for 50 days was 6.11% which is showing green signal, while SMA-20 was -6.98%. The moving average value for Cardtronics plc (CATM) is 31.91 and 23.71 for 200 and 50 days respectively.

Let’s take a look on the insider transactions, in which multiple shareholders are showing interest in CATM stock. On Jun 18, GUPTA RAHUL, Director, bought 1,000 trading shares at the cost of $23.56, which valued at 23555.0. On Jun 17, GUPTA RAHUL, Director, bought 2,500 shares at the cost of $25.26, with total shares of 6,000. On May 18, Gullo Paul A, Chief Accounting Officer, bought 1,100 shares at the cost of 21.15. After this transaction, Gullo Paul A total shares reached to 6,130 which valued at 23265.0.