CalAmp Corp. (NASDAQ:CAMP) changes shares on Tuesday trading session, with a change of -0.25% or -$0.02 shares. The trading starts at $8.20 and closed at $8.16 throughout the day. The trading session low price was $8.04 and day high was $8.28 on Tuesday, August 04. After the session, the Technology sector daily volume shifted to 0.29 million while its average volume is 397.97K. In other hand, the CAMP market cap reached to $280.02M. While, its current target price is $9.94.
On March 5, 2020, BRIEF-CalAmp Expects Revenue For Quarter To Be Below Its Original Guidance. According to the news reported on Reuters, * EXPECTS REVENUE FOR QUARTER TO BE BELOW ITS ORIGINAL GUIDANCE
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 6.27% and up 1.50% for month. Its quarterly performance was 25.42% above, while its half year performance is down -18.52%. CAMP yearly performance stood at negative -19.49% and fall -15.03% for year-to-date. Current recommendation for CalAmp Corp. is 2.10.
Earnings per share or EPS is an important financial measure, which defines the profitability of a company. CAMP EPS (TTM) for 12-month is -2.51. EPS for this year is -551.80%, while for the next year its value is 0.44. Its EPS Q/Q reached -62.80%. It has an EPS of -48.50% down for past five years and for the next five years will be up 12.00%.
Let’s take a look on the analyst recommendations on CAMP for the current month and previous month. For the current month, 5 of 7 analysts recommend stock as Buy while 1 as Sell, 0 as overweight, 0 as underweight and 1 as Hold. As compared with the previous month ratings, 8 analysts participate in stock recommendation. Out of 8, 1 rated it sell, 4 rated it as Buy and 3 as Hold Ratings. On the other hand, target price ranges from $4.90 – $12.00. Average target price for CAMP was reached at $9.95.
Blackrock Inc., Vanguard Group, Inc. (The) and Aristotle Capital Boston, LLC are the top three holders in CalAmp Corp. (CAMP) stock. On Mar 30, 2020, Blackrock Inc. has 5.48 million shares which valued 24.64 million. On Mar 30, 2020, Vanguard Group, Inc. (The) owned 2.54 million shares which valued at 11.43 million. On Mar 30, 2020, Aristotle Capital Boston, LLC has a total of 2.42 million shares which valued at 10.89 million. In the end, Aristotle Capital Boston, LLC have 7.04% shares outstanding of CalAmp Corp. (CAMP) on Mar 30, 2020. The insider ownership moved to 0.70% and institutional holding shifted to 77.50%.
The company posted an EPS (TTM) of -2.51. Analyst Estimated EPS for CAMP published in the report was -$0.04 – $0.06 during the same period. Comparing with last year, the average estimated EPS was 0.14 which is higher than 0.02 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 CAMP fall -3.32% for period of 200 days. SMA for 50 days was 4.22% which is showing green signal, while SMA-20 was 6.14%. The moving average value for CalAmp Corp. (CAMP) is 1.79M and 5.04% for 200 and 50 days respectively.
Let’s take a look on the insider transactions, in which multiple shareholders are showing interest in CAMP stock. On May 18, Johnson Amal M, Director, bought 42 trading shares at the cost of $6.28, which valued at 264.0. On May 15, Johnson Amal M, Director, bought 29,958 shares at the cost of $5.69, with total shares of 79,207. On May 08, GARDNER JEFFERY R, Interim President & CEO, bought 5,000 shares at the cost of 6.75. After this transaction, GARDNER JEFFERY R total shares reached to 40,271 which valued at 33750.0.