Outbrain Inc. (NASDAQ: OB) is -62.14% lower on its value in year-to-date trading and has touched a low of $4.60 and a high of $20.99 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 OB stock was last observed hovering at around $5.38 in the last trading session, with the day’s loss setting it -0.08% off its average median price target of $8.00 for the next 12 months. It is also 66.88% off the consensus price target high of $16.00 offered by 5 analysts, but current levels are 11.67% higher than the price target low of $6.00 for the same period.
Currently trading at $5.30, the stock is 2.43% and -10.87% below its SMA20 and SMA50 respectively. However, with a daily trading volume of 0.21 million and changing -1.49% at the moment leaves the stock -54.18% off its SMA200. OB registered a loss of -62.78% in past 6-months.
The stock witnessed a -4.68% gain in the last 1 month and extending the period to 3 months gives it a -47.42%, and is 4.33% 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 5.22% over the week and 6.78% over the month.
Outbrain Inc. (OB) has around 1016 employees, a market worth around $290.60M and $1.04B in sales. Current P/E ratio is 29.28 and Fwd P/E is 16.56. Distance from 52-week low is 15.22% and -74.75% from its 52-week high. The company has generated returns on investments over the last 12 months (3.60%).
Outbrain Inc. (OB) Analyst Forecasts
Analyst recommendations provided by FactSet shows that the consensus forecast for Outbrain Inc. (OB) is a “Buy”. 5 analysts offering their recommendations for the stock have an average rating of 2.00, where 0 rate it as a Hold and 1 think it is a “Overweight”. 4 of the analysts rate the stock as a “Buy”. 0 analysts have rated the stock as a Sell or Underperform.
Outbrain Inc. is expected to release its quarterly report on 11/10/2022.The EPS is expected to grow by 558.30% this year.
Outbrain Inc. (OB) Top Institutional Holders
The shares outstanding are 57.24M, and float is at 47.47M with Short Float at 2.42%.
Outbrain Inc. (OB) Insider Activity
A total of 15 insider transactions have happened at Outbrain Inc. (OB) in the last six months, with sales accounting for 9 and purchases happening 6 times.
Outbrain Inc. (OB): Who are the competitors?
The company’s main competitors (and peers) include Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) that is trading -9.44% down over the past 12 months and Alphabet Inc. (GOOGL) that is -14.13% lower over the same period. Alphabet Inc. (GOOG) is -16.64% down on the 1-year trading charts.