Publicly-traded company Limelight Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:LLNW) had a closing price of $5.69 yesterday. Meanwhile, the average 12-month price target from Wall Street analysts is currently $5.88, this means that the stock is underpriced by 3.231%. In the past 52 weeks the company’s stock price has moved within the range of $2.02 to $6.01.
This particular stock’s 5-day moving average is 5.68, its 20-day moving average is 5.11 and its 100-day moving average is 3.88. Limelight Networks, Inc. (LLNW) currently has 109710 shares outstanding, which means that its market capitalization is $622.16M.
The Details: Limelight Networks, Inc. (LLNW) Financial Health
There are a number of indicators we can consider when wondering about a potential stock’s financial health. Looking at a company’s profit margin, for example, tells us how much of its sales revenue it keeps in earnings – and it is calculated by taking net income and dividing it by net sales. LLNW currently has a profit margin of -5.90%.
Checking out a company’s operating margin is also useful, as it tells us how much profit is retained after considering operating costs and depreciation. Limelight Networks, Inc. (LLNW) has an operating margin of -5.60%.
What Does Wall Street Say about Company?
When choosing stocks, many investors search for what Wall Street professionals think about the company first – like what the average rating is. At the moment, the average analyst rating for LLNW is Moderate Buy. Out of 4 total analysts who were surveyed, 1 rated it a Strong Sell, 0 rated it hold, and 3 rated it a Strong Buy.
Three months ago, on the other hand, the average analyst rating for Limelight Networks, Inc. (LLNW) was a Moderate Buy – from a survey of 4 analysts. Of the analysts who provided ratings, 0 rated the company a Hold, 1 rated it a Strong Sell, and 3 rated it a Strong Buy.
Understanding Profitability at Limelight Networks, Inc. (LLNW)
Taking a look at a public company’s Earnings per Share (EPS) is a good way of evaluating its profitability. In the most recent financial results released by Limelight Networks, Inc., for the quarter ending on 2017-09-30, the company posted EPS of 0.02. The average estimate of Wall Street analysts had projected 0.
Wall Street analysts, on average, are forecasting the company’s EPS to be 0.01, compared to 0.02 reported in the same quarter last year. When it comes to net revenue, the average estimate from a total of 5 analysts is 47.74 million – compared to $43.78 million posted in the year-ago period.