Sea Limited (NYSE:SE) does about 4.78M shares in volume on a normal day but saw 5235482 shares change hands in Tuesday trading. The company now has a market cap of 79.16B USD and an enterprise value of about $73.40B. Its current market price is $161.80, marking an increase of 5.88% compared to the previous close of $152.81. The 52 week high reached by this stock is $163.14 whilst the lowest price level in 52 weeks is $26.41. The script in recent trading has seen the stock touch a high of $162.00 and a low of $153.31.
Sea Limited (SE) has a 20-day trading average at $142.60 and the current price is -0.82% off the 52-week high compared with 512.65% distance from its 52-week low. The 50-day simple moving average of the closing price is $126.07 and its 200-day simple moving average is $70.87. If we look at the stock’s price movements over the week, volatility stands at 5.07%, which increases to 6.09% 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 68.62 to suggest the stock is neutral.
16 analysts observing the Sea Limited (SE) stock have set the 12-month price targets for the company’s shares at between $124.00 and $195.00. The consensus objective for the share price is $166.61, suggesting that the stock has a potential upside of 2.89% over the period. The median price target is 7.54% away from the current levels at $175.00.
FactSet Research has provided data showing that 16 brokerages have issued ratings for the stock. 1 analysts have rated it as a sell, while 1 advise that it is a overweight. 13 analysts have rated it as a buy and 1 have advised that investors hold their positions. The consensus recommendation rating is Buy and Wall Street’s advice is for investors to Strong Buy the stock.
The company shares received a number of brokerage firm price updates over the past month, with the latest being on August 18, 2020 when CLSA upgraded the stock to “Buy” and issued a price target of between $128 and $178.
The current price level is 14.44%, 29.34%, and 130.35% away from its SMA20, SMA50, and SMA200 respectively, with the SE price moving above the 50-day SMA on September 01. Sea Limited (SE) stock is up 4.98% over the week and 21.88% over the past month. Its price is 302.29% year-to-date and 423.96% 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 -$0.68 below consensus estimates by -$0.27. The company’s next earnings report is expected on 11/18/2020, with forecasts estimating quarterly EPS at -$0.48 and -$2.29 for whole year. SE’s earnings per share are forecast to shrink by -14.50% this year and 49.30% over next year. Expected sales for next quarter are $1.61 billion, which analysts say will come at $5.27 billion for the current fiscal year and next year at $7.29 billion. In addition, estimates put the company’s current quarterly revenue at an average of $1.38 billion.
Its 12-month price target is $175.00. To reach the target analysts have set, the stock logically needs to grow 2.89 percent from here. 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 $124.00, given the recent momentum. And then, on the bullish side of things, one analyst is expecting the stock to peak at $195.00.
Outstanding shares total 466.50M with insiders holding 1.70% of the shares and institutional holders owning 81.07% of the company’s common stock. The company has a return on investment of -38.20% and return on equity of -111.30%. Price to book ratio is 88.42 and price to sales ratio is 26.53.
According to a U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission filing, American Funds EuroPacific Growth has added its position in Sea Limited (SE) to 18,023,801 shares, mirroring a recent increase by 36.15%. American Funds EuroPacific Growth added 4.79 million shares of Sea Limited common stock bringing its total worth to about $2.2 billion at the end of recent close, SEC documents show. American Funds EuroPacific Growth isn’t the only investment manager who changed stakes and is followed by Government Pension Fund – Global , which added 3.26 million shares to end up with 4,756,000 shares worth $581.18 million. American Funds New World Fund raise their holdings by 18.48% in the company over the course of the most recent quarter. It now holds a 1.40% position in Sea Limited thanks to 4.49 million shares amounting to $548.83 million.