Basic Trading and Ownership Data for Cars.com Inc. (CARS)

In the past 52-week period, shares of Cars.com Inc. (NYSE:CARS) have moved within the range of $19.90 to $29.47. On the stock’s most recent trading day, the company’s shares ended the regular session at $24.07, which is 18.32% lower than its 52-week high.

Cars.com Inc. (CARS) has demonstrated a 20-day simple moving average (SMA) of 1.70%, and a 50-day SMA of -5.05%. This public company’s current market capitalization stands at $1.74 billion.

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 Cars.com Inc. (CARS) is Outperform.

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, Cars.com Inc. (CARS) delivered a 2.01% surprise with its net revenue. Sales reached $0.16 billion during the three-month period, compared to the average analyst estimate of $0.16 billion.

Meanwhile, during the same quarter Cars.com Inc. (CARS) delivered a 10.77% earnings surprise. Net earnings for the quarter were posted at $0.29 per share, whereas Wall Street had forecast $0.32 per share.

Ownership at Cars.com Inc. (CARS), According to Most Recent SEC Filings

A public company’s latest 13F filings tell investors important details about institutional ownership. Cars.com Inc. (CARS) has 0 billion shares outstanding currently, 119.80% of which belong to institutional investors. Those institutional holdings amount to $2.09 billion.

Additionally, according to the most recent 13F filing from Cars.com Inc. (CARS), there were 72 new positions totaling 15,883,045 shares of the company’s stock. There were 66 sold out positions, on the other hand, totaling 12,666,444 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. Cars.com Inc. (CARS) has had a 20-day average volume of 1,658,970 shares, with an average of 20% of short term indicators pointed at Buy.

The stock’s 50-day average volume has been 1,373,820 shares, with an average of 25% of medium term indicators pointing toward Sell. Finally, its 100-day average volume is 1,406,320 shares with 0% of long-term indicators pointing to Hold.