Arco Platform Limited (ARCE): Analysis on the Earning Per Share


Arco Platform Limited (NASDAQ:ARCE) changes shares on Wednesday trading session, with a change of -3.65% or -$1.65 shares. The trading starts at $44.86 and closed at $45.25 throughout the day. The trading session low price was $42.72 and day high was $45.25 on Wednesday, June 24. After the session, the Consumer Defensive sector daily volume shifted to 0.3 million while its average volume is 265.97K. In other hand, the ARCE market cap reached to $2.42B. While, its current target price is $43.60 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 -6.70% and down -13.37% for month. Its quarterly performance was 1.75% above, while its half year performance is down -2.90%. ARCE yearly performance stood at positive 1.92% and fall -1.36% for year-to-date. Current recommendation for Arco Platform Limited is 2.50.

Earnings per share or EPS is an important financial measure, which defines the profitability of a company. ARCE EPS (TTM) for 12-month is -0.08. EPS for this year is 88.80%, while for the next year its value is 7.21. Its EPS Q/Q reached -88.70%. It has an EPS of next five years will be up 6.08%.

Let’s take a look on the analyst recommendations on ARCE for the current month and previous month. For the current month, 2 of 6 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, 6 analysts participate in stock recommendation. Out of 6, 0 rated it sell, 4 rated it as Buy and 2 as Hold Ratings. On the other hand, target price ranges from $46.00-$58.08. Average target price for ARCE was reached at $54.25.

The insider ownership moved to 1.48%.

The company posted an EPS (TTM) of -0.08. According to the most recent quarter report on (Jun 2020), 1 analysts estimated an average EPS of 0.23, while 0.24 EPS posted a year ago period. Analyst Estimated EPS for ARCE published in the report was 0.23-0.23 during the same period. Comparing with last year, the average estimated EPS was 0.24 which is higher than 0.19 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 ARCE fall -7.41% for period of 200 days. SMA for 50 days was -10.79% which is showing red signal, while SMA-20 was -7.10%. The moving average value for Arco Platform Limited (ARCE) is 48.32 and 49.38 for 200 and 50 days respectively.