Globalstar Inc. (AMEX: GSAT) is 43.97% higher on its value in year-to-date trading and has touched a low of $0.90 and a high of $2.98 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 GSAT stock was last observed hovering at around $1.70 in the last trading session, with the day’s loss setting it -0.03% off its average median price target of $3.25 for the next 12 months. It is also 48.62% off the consensus price target high of $3.25 offered by analysts, but current levels are 48.62% higher than the price target low of $3.25 for the same period.
Currently trading at $1.67, the stock is -11.17% and 1.05% above its SMA20 and SMA50 respectively. However, with a daily trading volume of 6.06 million and changing -1.76% at the moment leaves the stock 27.34% off its SMA200. GSAT registered -1.76% loss for a year compared to 6-month gain of 15.97%.
The stock witnessed a -0.60% loss in the last 1 month and extending the period to 3 months gives it a 27.48%, and is -9.24% 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 6.84% over the week and 13.42% over the month.
Globalstar Inc. (GSAT) has around 329 employees, a market worth around $3.02B and $136.70M in sales. Profit margin for the company is -74.70%. Distance from 52-week low is 85.04% and -43.96% from its 52-week high. The company has generated returns on investments over the last 12 months (-10.30%).
Globalstar Inc. (GSAT) Analyst Forecasts
The EPS is expected to grow by 4.40% this year
Globalstar Inc. (GSAT) Top Institutional Holders
The shares outstanding are 1.80B, and float is at 683.04M with Short Float at 6.40%.
Globalstar Inc. (GSAT) Insider Activity
A total of 4 insider transactions have happened at Globalstar Inc. (GSAT) in the last six months, with sales accounting for 0 and purchases happening 4 times. The most recent transaction is an insider purchase by Monroe James III, the company’s Director. SEC filings show that Monroe James III bought 100,000 shares of the company’s common stock on Sep 16 at a price of $1.78 per share for a total of $0.18 million. Following the purchase, the insider now owns 0.2 million shares.
Globalstar Inc. disclosed in a document filed with the SEC on Sep 15 that Monroe James III (Director) bought a total of 100,000 shares of the company’s common stock. The trade occurred on Sep 15 and was made at $1.83 per share for $0.18 million. Following the transaction, the insider now directly holds 100000.0 shares of the GSAT stock.
Still, SEC filings show that on Sep 13, Wolff Benjamin G (Director) acquired 5,193 shares at an average price of $1.75 for $9064.0. The insider now directly holds 612,670 shares of Globalstar Inc. (GSAT).
Globalstar Inc. (GSAT): Who are the competitors?
The company’s main competitors (and peers) include DISH Network Corporation (DISH) that is trading -63.00% down over the past 12 months and EchoStar Corporation (SATS) that is -38.69% lower over the same period. Iridium Communications Inc. (IRDM) is 2.39% up on the 1-year trading charts.