DGLY stock: buy or sell?
July 15th, 2019
Digital Ally, Inc. produces digital video imaging and storage products for use in law enforcement, security, and commercial applications in the United States and internationally.
Should I buy DGLY stock?Make a decision about when to buy or sell stocks is one of the hardest parts of being a trader or investor. That's why is so important to define your own trading strategy that matches with your character as inversor. There are thousands of trading strategies for you to choose, but at Stocks2.com we prefer those that are simple but successful.
Currently, Digital Ally stock doesn't match any of these trading strategies, so our recommendation is not to buy.
|New all-time high||No|
|New 52 week high||No|
|Price crossing up 200d MA||No|
|100d MA crossing up 200d MA||No|
Is Digital Ally stock a buy?
Financial institutions and banks post stock ratings everyday.Unfortunately, we couldn't find any rating for DGLY stock for the last 30 days.
DGLY stock analysis
Digital Ally shares stayed constant 0.00% to $1.42 today.
Digital Ally closed today at $1.42 and stayed steady a tight 0.00%. Since last May when DGLY stock price broke down the SMA200d line, it slid $-2.05 per share (-59.08%).
Digital Ally ended this week at $1.42 and stayed constant a neutral 0.00%. Late June DGLY plunged a hair-raising -6.90% in just one week.
Since price and 40-weeks moving average lines crossed down by mid May, DGLY fell $-3.33 per share (-70.11%). Stocks under the 200 days moving average line are usually not recommended for average traders.
DGLY stock price history
DGLY stock went public on May 16th, 2007 with a price of $18.001. Since then, DGLY stock sliced a -92.10%, with a yearly average of -7.70%.
1: Adjusted price after possible price splits or reverse-splits.
DGLY stock historical price chart
DGLY stock reached 52-week highs on April at $5.33, and all-time highs 2008-05-15 with a price of 91.28.
DGLY stock price targetHow much a stock will be priced tomorrow or next week is quite unpredictable However, financial institutions invest time and resources to provide the most accurated estimations to help investors to make their decisions. The accuracy of these stock price predictions is not very high, and you should not blindly believe and make decisions only based on what this ratings or price target predictions say. For the last month we have not found any price forecast for Digital Ally stock by any trusted analyst.
Financials and fundamental analysis
Earnings date and Earnings per ShareSince last March, when Digital Ally posted its last earnings report, it collapsed a chilling -61.93%. Unfortunately, reported EPS is not yet available in our database.
|Quarter||Reporting date||Estimated EPS||Actual EPS||Surprise|
Annual financial resultsIn 2018, Digital Ally annual sales collapsed a bloodcurdling -22.54% to $11.29 million dollars from $14.58 marked in 2017. Aligned with this, its earnings margin (compared to sales) plunged to -137.67%, that is $-15.54 million.
|2012||$18 M||-||$-1.97 M-11.2%||-|
|2013||$18 M||1.19%||$-2.50 M-14.0%||26.90%|
|2014||$17 M||-2.16%||$-9.16 M-52.5%||266.53%|
|2015||$20 M||14.82%||$-12.04 M-60.1%||31.37%|
|2016||$17 M||-17.25%||$-12.71 M-76.7%||5.59%|
|2017||$15 M||-12.05%||$-12.25 M-84.1%||-3.60%|
|2018||$11 M||-22.54%||$-15.54 M-137.7%||26.87%|
Quarterly financial resultsDigital Ally reported $2.38 million in sales for 2018-Q4, a -17.36% decline compared to previous quarter. Reported quarter income marked $-5.33 M with a profit margin of -224.02%. Profit margin plummed a -61.91% compared to previous quarter when profit margin was -162.11%. When comparing turnover to same quarter last year, Digital Ally sales marked a spooky correction and plummed a -17.35%. Looking back to recent quarterly results, Digital Ally posted 2 negative quarters in a row.
|2017-Q1||$5 M||-||$-2.03 M-38.8%||-|
|2017-Q2||$3 M||-33.27%||$-2.33 M-66.8%||14.78%|
|2017-Q3||$3 M||-14.51%||$-3.49 M-117.1%||49.93%|
|2017-Q4||$3 M||-3.55%||$-4.40 M-152.9%||25.95%|
|2018-Q1||$2 M||-14.11%||$-2.59 M-104.7%||-41.17%|
|2018-Q2||$4 M||44.19%||$-2.96 M-83.1%||14.48%|
|2018-Q3||$3 M||-19.24%||$-4.67 M-162.1%||57.47%|
|2018-Q4||$2 M||-17.36%||$-5.33 M-224.0%||14.19%|
Digital Ally ownershipWhen you are planning to buy a company, it's always worth to check its ownership structure.
Digital Ally shares owned by insiders (that is, founders, CEO, CTO, main executives or other management staff) currently counts a 18.00% of all shares.
In case of Digital Ally stock, 5.06% of its shares are held by institutions (mutual funds, pension funds, big banks and other large financial institutions). Bearish positions for DGLY stock account 0.00%, no big difference from last month.
The following table compares ownership indicators for other stocks related to Digital Ally:
|Market cap||$16.2 M||$3.8 B||$506.8 M||$19.5 B||$23.2 M|
|Total shares||11.4 M||59.1 M||54.4 M||79.4 M||22.5 M|
|Float shares||6.2 M||58.0 M||50.6 M||79.0 M||5.8 M|
|- Institutional holdings (%)||5.1%||80.3%||74.1%||83.2%||11.6%|
|- Insider holdings (%)||18.0%||2.2%||2.4%||0.6%||72.4%|
|Shares in short selling||0.0%||0.0%||0.0%||0.0%||0.0%|
|Monday, July 15th, 2019|
|Day range||$1.36 - $1.44|
|Average true range||$0.11|
|50d mov avg||$2.57|
|100d mov avg||$3.30|
|200d mov avg||$3.13|
Digital Ally performanceStocks performance is always measured in comparision to the market or competitors and related stocks in the same industry. For Digital Ally, the comparison is made against Axon Enterprise, American Outdoor Brands, L3 Technologies, Emerson Radio, National Presto Industries and Sturm, Ruger.
|AOBCAmerican Outdoor ...||-4.41%||-30.13%||-10.64%|
|NPKNational Presto I...||-12.90%||-17.74%||-17.43%|