FutureFuel Corp. (NYSE:FF) does about 206.14K shares in volume on a normal day but saw 270987 shares change hands in Friday trading. The company now has a market cap of 395.19M USD. Its current market price is $9.11, marking an increase of 0.44% compared to the previous close of $9.07. The 52 week high reached by this stock is $10.63 whilst the lowest price level in 52 weeks is $5.77. The script in recent trading has seen the stock touch a high of $9.15 and a low of $8.95.
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FutureFuel Corp. (FF) has a 20-day trading average at $9.14 and the current price is -14.30% off the 52-week high compared with 57.89% distance from its 52-week low. The 50-day simple moving average of the closing price is $8.90 and its 200-day simple moving average is $7.60. If we look at the stock’s price movements over the week, volatility stands at 2.31%, which increases to 3.03% 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 52.45 to suggest the stock is neutral.
The consensus objective for the share price is $14.00, suggesting that the stock has a potential upside of 34.93% over the period.
The company shares received a number of brokerage firm price updates over the past month, with the latest being on October 02, 2015 when ROTH Capital upgraded the stock to “Buy” and issued a price target of between $12 and $13. ROTH Capital downgraded the stock to “Neutral” from Buy on March 27, 2015 at a price target of $17-$13. ROTH Capital initiated its price target at $19.
The current price level is -0.58%, 2.49%, and 19.80% away from its SMA20, SMA50, and SMA200 respectively, with the FF price moving above the 50-day SMA on February 17. FutureFuel Corp. (FF) stock is up 1.56% over the week and -2.77% over the past month. Its price is 12.05% year-to-date and 21.14% over the past year.
The company’s next earnings report is expected on 05/12/2023.
Its 12-month price target is $14.00. To reach the target analysts have set, the stock logically needs to grow 34.93 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 $14.00, given the recent momentum. And then, on the bullish side of things, one analyst is expecting the stock to peak at $14.00.
Outstanding shares total 43.76M with insiders holding 40.83% of the shares and institutional holders owning 47.57% of the company’s common stock. The company has a return on investment of 8.00% and return on equity of 8.30%. The price to earnings ratio (P/E ratio) amounts to 17.62. The beta has a value of 0.91. Price to book ratio is 1.43 and price to sales ratio is 1.03.
According to a U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission filing, iShares Core S&P Small Cap ETF has added its position in FutureFuel Corp. (FF) to 1,922,631 shares, mirroring a recent increase by 0.08%. iShares Core S&P Small Cap ETF added 1456.0 shares of FutureFuel Corp. common stock bringing its total worth to about $17.82 million at the end of recent close, SEC documents show. iShares Core S&P Small Cap ETF isn’t the only investment manager who changed stakes and is followed by DFA US Small Cap Value Portfolio, which added 0.21 million shares to end up with 829,256 shares worth $7.69 million.