Vista Outdoor Inc.’s recently made public that its Director Robinson Michael D unloaded Company’s shares for reported $0.12 million on Jun 07. In the deal valued at $27.76 per share,4,159 shares were sold. As a result of this transaction, Robinson Michael D now holds 21,430 shares worth roughly $ 0.6 million.
Then, Crandell Bradford E sold 3,954 shares, generating $104,227 in total proceeds. Upon selling the shares at $26.36, the Chief Human Resources Officer now owns 56,690 shares.
Before that, Vanderbrink Jason R sold 26,500 shares. Vista Outdoor Inc. shares valued at $744,915 were divested by the President, Ammunition at a price of $28.11 per share. As a result of the transaction, Vanderbrink Jason R now holds 78,358 shares, worth roughly $2.18 million.
Jefferies initiated its Vista Outdoor Inc. [VSTO] rating to a Hold in a research note published on Tuesday, September 20, 2022; the price target was $26. PT values the company’s stock at a premium of -7.0 to its Tuesday closing price.
Price Performance Review of VSTO
On Tuesday, Vista Outdoor Inc. [NYSE:VSTO] saw its stock fall -5.21% to $27.82. On the same session, the stock had its day’s lowest price of $27.685, but rose to a high of $29.04. Over the last five days, the stock has lost -3.30%. Vista Outdoor Inc. shares have risen nearly 14.16% since the year began. Nevertheless, the stocks have fallen -2.01% over the past one year. While a 52-week high of $32.05 was reached on 07/27/23, a 52-week low of $22.97 was recorded on 04/27/23. SMA at 50 days reached $29.02, while 200 days put it at $27.47. A total of 0.53 million shares were traded, compared to the trading of 0.29 million shares in the previous session.
Levels Of Support And Resistance For VSTO Stock
The 24-hour chart illustrates a support level at 27.32, which if violated will result in even more drops to 26.83. On the upside, there is a resistance level at 28.68. A further resistance level may holdings at 29.54. The Relative Strength Index (RSI) on the 14-day chart is 36.45, which indicates neutral technical sentiment, while the Moving Average Convergence Divergence (MACD) stands at -0.18, which suggests price will go down in the next trading period. Percent R suggests that price movement has been bearish at 94.39%. Stochastics %K at 43.75% indicates the stock is a holding.
How much short interest is there in Vista Outdoor Inc.?
A steep rise in short interest was recorded in Vista Outdoor Inc. stocks on Aug 14, 2023, dropping by -0.44 million shares to a total of 2.02 million shares. Yahoo Finance data shows the prior-month short interest on Jul 13, 2023 was 2.46 million shares. There was a decline of -21.78%, which implies that there is a negative sentiment for the stock. In spite of short shares comprising just 4.16% of the overall stock float, the days-to-cover ratio (short ratio) fell to 4.9.
Vista Outdoor Inc. [VSTO] – Who Are The Largest Shareholders?
In filings from BlackRock Fund Advisors, it is revealed that the company now owns 8,320,628 shares, or roughly 14.35% of the outstanding VSTO shares. In other words, the investor’s shares have fallen by -151,579 from its previous 13-F filing of 8472207.0. Additionally, Gates Capital Management, Inc. decreased -2.01% of its stake after which the total value it holdings stand at $165,809,054, while The Vanguard Group, Inc. reduced -0.49% of its stake to hold $151.74 million in the firm. Over the last quarter, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP purchased 152,308 shares of Vista Outdoor Inc., while SSgA Funds Management, Inc. bought 27,082 shares. At present, Cooper Creek Partners Management is holding 1,858,696 shares valued at $56.32 million. Pacer Advisors, Inc. owned 1,559,711 shares of the company at the time of its most recent 13F filing, worth $47.26 million.
However, 4 analysts have rated VSTO stock as an Overweight in their predictions for 2023.