Basic Trading Data for Platform Specialty Products Corporation (PAH)

In the past 52-week period, shares of Platform Specialty Products Corporation (NYSE:PAH) have moved within the range of $9.11 to $14.82. On the stock’s most recent trading day, the company’s shares ended the regular session at $9.45, which is 36.23% higher than its 52-week high.

Platform Specialty Products Corporation (PAH) has demonstrated a 20-day simple moving average (SMA) of -4.18%, and a 50-day SMA of -10.62%. This public company’s current market capitalization stands at $2.73 billion.

Analyzing Consensus Estimates, Sales Revenue and Net Income

Gauging the level of enthusiasm that Wall Street analysts have for a particular stock is important when considering an investment. According to the latest data, the consensus recommendation for Platform Specialty Products Corporation (PAH) is Outperform.

When it comes to reporting sales figures, public companies typically post earnings and revenue that fall above or below the average Wall Street forecast. In the most recent quarterly financial report, for the quarter ending Sep. 2017, Platform Specialty Products Corporation (PAH) delivered a 0.87% surprise with its net revenue. Sales reached $0.9 billion during the three-month period, compared to the average analyst estimate of $0.91 billion.

Meanwhile, during the same quarter Platform Specialty Products Corporation (PAH) delivered a 3.30% earnings surprise. Net earnings for the quarter were posted at $0.17 per share, whereas Wall Street had forecast $0.18 per share.

Ownership at Platform Specialty Products Corporation (PAH), According to Most Recent SEC Filings

A publicly-traded company’s most recent 13F filings give us important details about the organization’s institutional ownership. Platform Specialty Products Corporation (PAH) has 0 billion shares outstanding currently, 95.11% of which belong to institutional investors. Those institutional holdings amount to $2.58 billion.

Additionally, according to the most recent 13F filing from Platform Specialty Products Corporation (PAH), there were 38 new positions totaling 4,620,227 shares of the company’s stock. There were 34 sold out positions, on the other hand, totaling 12,477,514 shares.

Short, Medium and Long Term Indicators

Taking a look at a stock’s average volume – in the long, medium and short terms – is helpful for understanding investor sentiment and trading activity. Platform Specialty Products Corporation (PAH) has had a 20-day average volume of 3,240,630 shares, with an average of 80% of short term indicators pointed at Sell.

The stock’s 50-day average volume has been 2,803,566 shares, with an average of 100% of medium term indicators pointing toward Sell. Finally, its 100-day average volume is 2,999,379 shares with 100% of long-term indicators pointing to Sell.