Magnite Inc. (NASDAQ: MGNI) is 33.47% higher on its value in year-to-date trading and has touched a low of $4.60 and a high of $64.39 in the current 52-week trading range. The question becomes, what are the chances the stock will continue to grow shareholders’ wealth in the market. Here’s what analysts think will happen to its price in the coming time. The MGNI stock was last observed hovering at around $41.30 in the last trading session, with the day’s loss setting it -0.31% off its average median price target of $65.00 for the next 12 months. It is also 48.76% off the consensus price target high of $80.00 offered by 7 analysts, but current levels are -10.78% lower than the price target low of $37.00 for the same period.
Currently trading at $40.99, the stock is 4.12% and -7.89% below its SMA20 and SMA50 respectively. However, with a daily trading volume of 1.26 million and changing -0.75% at the moment leaves the stock 74.60% off its SMA200. MGNI registered 522.00% gain for a year compared to 6-month gain of 335.60%. The firm has a 50-day simple moving average (SMA 50) of $41.96 and a 200-day simple moving average (SMA200) of $31.33.
The stock witnessed a 5.54% loss in the last 1 month and extending the period to 3 months gives it a 11.26%, and is 13.51% up 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 5.69% over the week and 6.69% over the month.
Magnite Inc. (MGNI) has around 569 employees, a market worth around $4.49B and $221.60M in sales. Fwd P/E is 90.09. Profit margin for the company is -24.10%. Distance from 52-week low is 790.60% and -36.34% from its 52-week high. The company has generated returns on investments over the last 12 months (-14.40%).
Magnite Inc. (MGNI) Analyst Forecasts
Analyst recommendations provided by FactSet shows that the consensus forecast for Magnite Inc. (MGNI) is a “Overweight”. 7 analysts offering their recommendations for the stock have an average rating of 2.00, where 2 rate it as a Hold and 0 think it is a “Overweight”. 5 of the analysts rate the stock as a “Buy”. 0 analysts have rated the stock as a Sell or Underperform.
Magnite Inc. is expected to release its quarterly report on 08/03/2021 and quarterly earnings per share for the current quarter are estimated at $0.02 with sales reaching $60.25M over the same period.The EPS is expected to shrink by -14.10% this year, but quarterly earnings will post 29.50% year-over-year. Quarterly sales are estimated to grow 66.00% in year-over-year returns.
Magnite Inc. (MGNI) Top Institutional Holders
331 institutions hold shares in Magnite Inc. (MGNI), with 5.07M shares held by insiders accounting for 4.39% while institutional investors hold 70.23% of the company’s shares. The shares outstanding are 112.69M, and float is at 106.79M with Short Float at 8.94%. Institutions hold 67.15% of the Float.
The top institutional shareholder in the company is Blackrock Inc. with over 8.03 million shares valued at $246.6 million. The investor’s holdings represent 6.95% of the MGNI Shares outstanding. As of Dec 30, 2020, the second largest holder is Granahan Investment Management Inc. with 6.72 million shares valued at $206.22 million to account for 5.81% of the shares outstanding. The other top investors are Vanguard Group, Inc. (The) which holds 5.26 million shares representing 4.55% and valued at over $161.41 million, while Allianz Asset Management GmbH holds 4.14% of the shares totaling 4.78 million with a market value of $146.82 million.
Magnite Inc. (MGNI) Insider Activity
A total of 101 insider transactions have happened at Magnite Inc. (MGNI) in the last six months, with sales accounting for 74 and purchases happening 27 times. The most recent transaction is an insider sale by TROE LISA L, the company’s Director. SEC filings show that TROE LISA L sold 3,000 shares of the company’s common stock on Apr 15 at a price of $40.07 per share for a total of $0.12 million. Following the sale, the insider now owns 79772.0 shares.
Magnite Inc. disclosed in a document filed with the SEC on Apr 12 that Prusz Joseph R (Global Chief Revenue Officer) sold a total of 70,000 shares of the company’s common stock. The trade occurred on Apr 12 and was made at $39.75 per share for $2.78 million. Following the transaction, the insider now directly holds 0.35 million shares of the MGNI stock.
Still, SEC filings show that on Apr 06, Kershaw Thomas (Chief Technology Officer) disposed off 50,000 shares at an average price of $40.37 for $2.02 million. The insider now directly holds 514,976 shares of Magnite Inc. (MGNI).