Collectors Universe Inc. (CLCT): Recent activity shows Green Signal


Collectors Universe Inc. (NASDAQ:CLCT) changes shares on Tuesday trading session, with a change of 0.46% or $0.18 shares. The trading starts at $39.79 and closed at $39.42 throughout the day. The trading session low price was $39.02 and day high was $39.92 on Tuesday, August 04. After the session, the Industrials sector daily volume shifted to 66916.0 while its average volume is 103.18K. In other hand, the CLCT market cap reached to $374.62M.

On May 8, 2018, BRIEF-Collectors Universe Reports Q3 Earnings $0.17/Share From Continuing Operations. According to the news reported on Reuters, * COLLECTORS UNIVERSE REPORTS OPERATING RESULTS FOR THIRD QUARTER OF FISCAL 2018

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 3.12% and up 13.40% for month. Its quarterly performance was 95.75% above, while its half year performance is up 57.21%. CLCT yearly performance stood at positive 73.46% and rise 71.80% for year-to-date.

Earnings per share or EPS is an important financial measure, which defines the profitability of a company. CLCT EPS (TTM) for 12-month is 1.21. Sales growth for the current quarter is 1.63 while its EPS Q/Q reached -46.50%. It has an EPS of 4.30% 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 CLCT 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, 2 analysts participate in stock recommendation. Out of 2, 0 rated it sell, 0 rated it as Buy and 2 as Hold Ratings. On the other hand, target price ranges from $12.27 – $12.27. Average target price for CLCT was reached at $12.27.

The insider ownership moved to 1.20% and institutional holding shifted to 75.30%.

A brief look on simple moving average (SMA) that determines the market price can impact a market. The SMA for CLCT rise 57.11% for period of 200 days. SMA for 50 days was 24.40% which is showing green signal, while SMA-20 was 5.73%. The moving average value for Collectors Universe Inc. (CLCT) is 25.05 and 35.52 for 200 and 50 days respectively.

Let’s take a look on the insider transactions, in which multiple shareholders are showing interest in CLCT stock. On Jul 01, Orlando Joseph J, President & CEO, sold 4,768 trading shares at the cost of $33.47, which valued at 0.16 million. On Jun 04, MOYER ALBERT J, Director, sold 3,373 shares at the cost of $25.16, with total shares of 61,347.