The trading price of Palantir Technologies Inc. (NYSE:PLTR) closed higher on Friday, August 27, closing at $25.71, 3.38% higher than its previous close.

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Traders who pay close attention to intraday price movement should know that it fluctuated between $24.91 and $26.09. In examining the 52-week price action we see that the stock hit a 52-week high of $45.00 and a 52-week low of $8.90. Over the past month, the stock has gained 15.92% in value.


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Palantir Technologies Inc., whose market valuation is $48.55 billion at the time of this writing, is expected to release its quarterly earnings report May 11, 2021. Investors’ optimism about the company’s current quarter earnings report is understandable. Analysts have predicted the quarterly earnings per share to grow by $0.03 per share this quarter, however they have predicted annual earnings per share of $0.16 for 2021 and $0.2 for 2022. It means analysts are expecting annual earnings per share growth of -20.00% this year and 25.00% next year.

Analysts have forecast the company to bring in revenue of $352.29 million for the current quarter, with the likely lows of $336.77 million and highs of $360.3 million. From the analysts’ viewpoint, the consensus estimate for the company’s annual revenue in 2021 is $1.49 billion. The company’s revenue is forecast to grow by 36.80% over what it did in 2021.

A company’s earnings reviews provide a brief indication of a stock’s direction in the short term, where in the case of Palantir Technologies Inc. No upward and no downward comments were posted in the last 7 days. On the technical side, indicators suggest PLTR has a 50% Buy on average for the short term. According to the data of the stock’s medium term indicators, the stock is currently averaging as a Hold, while an average of long term indicators suggests that the stock is currently 50% Buy.

Here is the average analyst rating on the stock as represented by 1.00 to 5.00, with the extremes of 1.00 and 5.00 suggesting the stock should be considered as either strong buy or strong sell respectively. The number of analysts that have assigned PLTR a recommendation rating is 8. Out of them, 4 rate it a Hold, while 1 recommend Buy, whereas 0 assign an Overweight rating. 0 analyst(s) have tagged Palantir Technologies Inc. (PLTR) as Underweight, while 3 advise Sell. Analysts have rated the stock Underweight, likely urging investors to take advantage of the opportunity to add to their holdings of the company’s shares.

A quick review shows that PLTR’s price is currently 9.00% off the SMA20 and 8.49% off the SMA50. The RSI metric on the 14-day chart is currently showing 61.44, and weekly volatility stands at 4.08%. When measured over the past 30 days, the indicator reaches 4.53%. Palantir Technologies Inc. (NYSE:PLTR)’s beta value is currently sitting at 0, while the Average True Range indicator is currently displaying 1.06. With analysts defining $18.00-$30.00 as the low and high price targets, we arrive at a consensus price target of $24.22 for the trailing 12-month period. The current price is about 29.99% off the estimated low and -16.69% off the forecast high, based on this estimate. Investors will be thrilled if PLTR’s share price rises to $25.00, which is the median consensus price. At that level, PLTR’s share price would be 2.76% above current price.

To see how Palantir Technologies Inc. stock has been performing in comparison to its peers in the industry, here are the numbers: PLTR stock’s performance was 3.38% in the latest trading. Palantir Technologies Inc. has a P/E ratio of 0. Also in last trading session, the S&P 500 Index has surged 0.88%, while the Dow Jones Industrial also saw a positive session, up 0.69% on the day.

An evaluation of the daily trading volume of Palantir Technologies Inc. (NYSE:PLTR) indicates that the 3-month average is 44.50 million. However, this figure has increased over the past 10 days to an average of 49.37 million.

Currently, records show that 1.89 billion of the company’s shares remain outstanding. The insiders hold 1.30% of outstanding shares, whereas institutions hold 23.90%. The stats also highlight that short interest as of May 27, 2021, stood at 68.64 million shares, resulting in a short ratio of 1.03 at that time. From this, we can conclude that short interest is 3.66% of the company’s total outstanding shares. It is noteworthy that short shares in May were up slightly from the previous month’s figure, which was 61.94 million. However, since the stock’s price has seen 9.17% year-to-date, investors’ interest is likely to be reignited due to its potential to move even higher.

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