Arcimoto Inc. (NASDAQ: FUV) is -1.06% lower on its value in year-to-date trading and has touched a low of $1.06 and a high of $36.80 in the current 52-week trading range. The question becomes, what are the chances the stock will make a comeback and enjoy potential growth. Why not look at analysts view on what the future holds for the stock. The FUV stock was last observed hovering at around $13.23 in the last trading session, with the day’s loss setting it -0.14% off its average median price target of $17.00 for the next 12 months. It is also 31.11% off the consensus price target high of $19.00 offered by 5 analysts, but current levels are -63.63% lower than the price target low of $8.00 for the same period.
Currently trading at $13.09, the stock is -20.49% and -37.17% below its SMA20 and SMA50 respectively. However, with a daily trading volume of 2.1 million and changing -1.06% at the moment leaves the stock 14.00% off its SMA200. FUV registered 1048.25% gain for a year compared to 6-month gain of 98.94%. The firm has a 50-day simple moving average (SMA 50) of $17.61 and a 200-day simple moving average (SMA200) of $14.05.
The stock witnessed a -21.14% loss in the last 1 month and extending the period to 3 months gives it a -7.36%, and is -11.97% down over the last 5 days. If we measure the stock’s price variations over the week and the month, we find that the volatility rates stand at 12.08% over the week and 12.91% over the month.
Arcimoto Inc. (FUV) has around 94 employees, a market worth around $452.52M and $2.50M in sales. Distance from 52-week low is 1132.12% and -64.43% from its 52-week high.
Arcimoto Inc. (FUV) Analyst Forecasts
Analyst recommendations provided by FactSet shows that the consensus forecast for Arcimoto Inc. (FUV) is a “Overweight”. 5 analysts offering their recommendations for the stock have an average rating of 2.30, where 3 rate it as a Hold and 0 think it is a “Overweight”. 2 of the analysts rate the stock as a “Buy”. 0 analysts have rated the stock as a Sell or Underperform.
Arcimoto Inc. is expected to release its quarterly report on 08/18/2021 and quarterly earnings per share for the current quarter are estimated at -$0.12 with sales reaching $1.41M over the same period.The EPS is expected to grow by 27.00% this year, but quarterly earnings will post 489.60% year-over-year. Quarterly sales are estimated to grow 128.50% in year-over-year returns.
Arcimoto Inc. (FUV) Top Institutional Holders
67 institutions hold shares in Arcimoto Inc. (FUV), with 8.46M shares held by insiders accounting for 23.66% while institutional investors hold 30.12% of the company’s shares. The shares outstanding are 32.96M, and float is at 26.21M with Short Float at 23.63%. Institutions hold 22.99% of the Float.
The top institutional shareholder in the company is Invesco Ltd. with over 2.76 million shares valued at $36.58 million. The investor’s holdings represent 8.08% of the FUV Shares outstanding. As of Dec 30, 2020, the second largest holder is Vanguard Group, Inc. (The) with 1.06 million shares valued at $14.01 million to account for 3.10% of the shares outstanding. The other top investors are Susquehanna International Group, LLP which holds 0.62 million shares representing 1.81% and valued at over $8.19 million, while Blackrock Inc. holds 1.57% of the shares totaling 0.54 million with a market value of $7.08 million.
Arcimoto Inc. (FUV) Insider Activity
A total of 6 insider transactions have happened at Arcimoto Inc. (FUV) in the last six months, with sales accounting for 5 and purchases happening 1 times. The most recent transaction is an insider sale by Eisler Jesse Grant ,the company’sDirector. SEC filings show that Eisler Jesse Grant sold 10,000 shares of the company’s common stock on Jan 21 at a price of $20.48 per share for a total of $0.2 million. Following the sale, the insider now owns 0.45 million shares.
Arcimoto Inc. disclosed in a document filed with the SEC on Dec 21 that Eisler Jesse Grant (Director) sold a total of 10,000 shares of the company’s common stock. The trade occurred on Dec 21 and was made at $13.62 per share for $0.14 million. Following the transaction, the insider now directly holds 0.46 million shares of the FUV stock.
Still, SEC filings show that on Nov 23, Eisler Jesse Grant (Director) disposed off 10,000 shares at an average price of $16.76 for $0.17 million. The insider now directly holds 471,608 shares of Arcimoto Inc. (FUV).
Arcimoto Inc. (FUV): Who are the competitors?
The company’s main competitors (and peers) include TSR Inc. (TSRI) that is 163.49% higher over the past 12 months. Short interest in the company’s stock has risen 13.89% from the last report on Feb 11, 2021 to stand at a total of 5.33 million short shares sold with a short interest ratio of 2.82.