Aemetis Inc. (NASDAQ:AMTX) does about 1.16M shares in volume on a normal day but saw 33977206 shares change hands in Tuesday trading. The company now has a market cap of 42.62M USD and an enterprise value of about $256.65M. Its current market price is $2.04, marking an increase of 22.89% compared to the previous close of $1.66. The 52 week high reached by this stock is $3.47 whilst the lowest price level in 52 weeks is $0.37. The script in recent trading has seen the stock touch a high of $2.68 and a low of $1.80.

Aemetis Inc. (AMTX) has a 20-day trading average at $2.31 and the current price is -41.21% off the 52-week high compared with 450.61% distance from its 52-week low. The 50-day simple moving average of the closing price is $1.45 and its 200-day simple moving average is $0.95. If we look at the stock’s price movements over the week, volatility stands at 22.17%, which increases to 22.67% over 1 month. It is also key to look at other market indicators of price movement for the stock, where we see that the relative strength index (RSI) is at 51.97 to suggest the stock is neutral.

1 analysts observing the Aemetis Inc. (AMTX) stock have set the 12-month price targets for the company’s shares at between $4.50 and $4.50. The median price target is 54.67% away from the current levels at $4.50.

FactSet Research has provided data showing that 1 brokerages have issued ratings for the stock. 0 analysts have rated it as a sell, while 0 advise that it is a overweight. 1 analysts have rated it as a buy and 0 have advised that investors hold their positions. The consensus recommendation rating is Buy and Wall Street’s advice is for investors to Moderate Buy the stock.

The company shares received a number of brokerage firm price updates over the past month, with the latest being on July 25, 2016 when FBR Capital initiated the stock to “Mkt Perform” and issued a price target of $2.50.

The current price level is -9.99%, 42.66%, and 115.66% away from its SMA20, SMA50, and SMA200 respectively, with the AMTX price moving below the 50-day SMA on September 01. Aemetis Inc. (AMTX) stock is down -1.92% over the week and 43.66% over the past month. Its price is 145.78% year-to-date and 166.67% over the past year.

The stock last released its quarterly earnings report for quarter ended 6/29/2020, with the company’s earnings per share (EPS) of $0.1 above consensus estimates by $0.41. The company’s next earnings report is expected on 11/05/2020, with forecasts estimating quarterly EPS at -$0.05 and -$0.65 for whole year. AMTX’s earnings per share are forecast to grow by 62.90% this year and -53.80% over next year. Expected sales for next quarter are $63.1 million, which analysts say will come at $210.1 million for the current fiscal year and next year at $230.1 million. In addition, estimates put the company’s current quarterly revenue at an average of $59.7 million.

Its 12-month price target is $4.50. Of course, the average price target is just what the average analysts believe a stock will be worth in the next 52 weeks, and is only one metric. There are analysts with lower targets than the average, including one bearish Wall Street research firm advocating investors to wait for the price to pull back to $4.50, given the recent momentum. And then, on the bullish side of things, one analyst is expecting the stock to peak at $4.50.

Outstanding shares total 20.68M with insiders holding 10.75% of the shares and institutional holders owning 30.14% of the company’s common stock. The company has a return on investment of -18.80% and return on equity of 14.70%. The beta has a value of 0.94. Price to sales ratio is 0.22.

Bridgeway Ultra Small Company Fun isn’t the only investment manager who changed stakes and is followed by Vanguard Extended Market Index Fu, which sold off 0.0 shares to end up with 113,906 shares worth $0.13 million.