Stock In Spotlight: Sprint Corporation (NYSE:S)


Sprint Corporation (NYSE:S) closed its last session at $5.69. The stock traded within a range of $5.61 and $5.80. The company operates in the Communication Services sector with a market capitalization of 22.09 Million. Trading volume for Sprint Corporation was 17.63 Million in its previous trading session. Currently, Sprint Corporation (NYSE:S) has an average volume of 17.14 Million.

Company Profile

Sprint Corporation offers communications services. It operates in two segments: Wireless and Wireline. It develops, engineers and deploys technologies, including wireless networks offering mobile data services, instant national and international push-to-talk capabilities and a global Tier 1 Internet backbone. Sprint Corporation is based in Overland Park, United States.

Analyst Views

Sprint Corporation (NYSE:S) received a Buy rating from 0 analysts. 0 analysts gave its stock an Outperform rating. 8 analysts say it’s a Hold while 0 analysts provided their expert opinion as Sell.

Sprint Corporation (NYSE:S) touched its 1-Year High price of $9.65 on 01/31/17 and its 1-Year Low price of $5.42 on 12/11/17.

EPS & Financials

Sprint Corporation (NYSE:S) reported its EPS in the last quarter as $-0.21/Share beating the analyst estimate of $-0.33/Share by a difference of $0.12. This showed a surprise of 36.4% in the last quarter earnings.

For the current quarter, 0 analysts are projecting a mean EPS of $0/share. According to their observations and findings, the stock could provide a high EPS of $0/share and a low EPS of $0/share.

Analysts believe that the company has the potential to earn average revenue of $8.69 Billion for the current quarter. According to their predictions high & low revenue estimates are 8.84 Billion and 8.46 Billion respectively.

Technical Analysis

By taking a look at the stock’s current statistics it can gauged that the stock candle is BULLISH with MEDIUM volatility. Sprint Corporation (NYSE:S) has a 20-Day average volume of 17.82 Million. According to today’s trading volume Sprint Corporation is BELOW its 20-Day Avg. volume with the stock showing ABOVE Abnormal volume in the past 150 days.

Moving average convergence divergence (MACD) shows that the stock is on a PRICE RELATIVITY trend. The trend for the past 10-days shows that the company was in BEARISH territory while an analysis of the last 40-Day trend shows a BEARISH signal. The 100-Day trend also shows a BEARISH trend as well.

The company currently has an insider ownership of 0.6 Percent and Institutional ownership of 14.9 Percent. The return on assets stands at -0.7%, Return on Equity currently is -3.2% and the Return on Investment value is 2.2%.

Sprint Corporation (NYSE:S) gross margin percentage stands at 57.8% while its operating margin for the past trailing twelve month is 7.7 percent and its overall profit margin (ttm) is -1.8 Percent. The stock is currently moving below its 20-Day Simple Moving Average of -0.45% with a 50-Day Simple Moving Average of -3.86 percent. As of today, the company has a SMA200 (200-day simple moving average) of -24.88 Percent. The Stock has YTD (year to date) performance of -3.4 percent.

The TTM operating margin for the company stands at 7.7%. The return on invested capital is at 2.2%, which is good, compared to its peers. The Free Cash Flow or FCF margin is 4.34.

The company’s stock is currently moving with a -ve distance from the 200 day SMA of approximately -24.88%, and has a solid year to date (YTD) performance of -3.4% which means that the stock is constantly adding to its value from the previous fiscal year end price.