Understanding Basic Stock Data: Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation (BGFV)

In the past 52-week period, shares of Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation (NASDAQ:BGFV) have moved within the range of $6.00 to $20.35. On the stock’s most recent trading day, the company’s shares ended the regular session at $6.60, which is 67.57% higher than its 52-week high.

Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation (BGFV) has demonstrated a 20-day simple moving average (SMA) of -2.35%, and a 50-day SMA of -9.13%. This public company’s current market capitalization stands at $135.96 million.

Analyzing Consensus Estimates, Sales Revenue and Net Income

Understanding Wall Street analyst’s enthusiasm for a particular stock is crucial when considering entering a position. According to the latest data, the consensus recommendation for Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation (BGFV) is Hold.

When it comes to sales data, public companies usually post revenue and earnings that are either higher or lower than the average Wall Street forecast. In the most recent quarterly financial report, for the quarter ending Sep. 2017, Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation (BGFV) delivered a 0.34% surprise with its net revenue. Sales reached $0.27 billion during the three-month period, compared to the average analyst estimate of $0.27 billion.

Meanwhile, during the same quarter Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation (BGFV) delivered a 1.19% earnings surprise. Net earnings for the quarter were posted at $0.28 per share, whereas Wall Street had forecast $0.28 per share.

Ownership at Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation (BGFV), According to Most Recent SEC Filings

A public company’s latest 13F filings tell investors important details about institutional ownership. Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation (BGFV) has 0 billion shares outstanding currently, 106.95% of which belong to institutional investors. Those institutional holdings amount to $0.15 billion.

Additionally, according to the most recent 13F filing from Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation (BGFV), there were 25 new positions totaling 1,879,750 shares of the company’s stock. There were 45 sold out positions, on the other hand, totaling 3,213,483 shares.

Short, Medium and Long Term Indicators

Examining a stock’s average volume in the short, medium and long term is useful to understand trading activity and investor sentiment. Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation (BGFV) has had a 20-day average volume of 1,214,165 shares, with an average of 0% of short term indicators pointed at Hold.

The stock’s 50-day average volume has been 955,464 shares, with an average of 75% of medium term indicators pointing toward Sell. Finally, its 100-day average volume is 935,103 shares with 100% of long-term indicators pointing to Sell.