FTD stock: buy or sell?

FTD stock price: $0.03 -25.00% At close on June 18th, 2019

Updated on:
June 18th, 2019


Shares of FTD Companies closed on June at $0.03 and plummed a frightening -25.00%. On June FTD climbed a dazzling 26.32%.

FTD Companies, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as a floral and gifting company primarily in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, and the Republic of Ireland.

Should I buy FTD stock?

Trading stocks requires experience and discipline, and your buying and selling decisions must come following a methodology. That's why is so important to choose your own trading plan that matches with your character as inversor. At Stocks2.com, we like to use very simple but trusted and powerful trend following trading strategies. Simple things usually work the best.

Currently, FTD Companies stock doesn't match any of these trading strategies, so our recommendation is not to buy.

Buy setupElegible
New all-time highNo
New 52 week highNo
Price crossing up 200d MANo
100d MA crossing up 200d MANo
This doesn't mean FTD will slide in coming sessions, or it will not rise higher. Simply, it doesn't match our recommended trading systems.

Is FTD Companies stock a buy?

Banks and financial institutions publish stock ratings everyday. At Stocks2.com, we collected 3 ratings published for FTD stock in the last month.

Is FTD a good stock to buy?
DateAnalyst / BrokerPrevious ratingCurrent rating
2019-3-15DA Davidsonn/aNeutral
2019-3-15Craig Hallumn/aHold
2019-3-15Craig Hallumn/aHold

FTD stock analysis

Daily outlook

Shares of FTD Companies ended on June at $0.03 and plummed a frightening -25.00%.

Shares of FTD Companies plummed a frightening -25.00% and closed at $0.03. Since last February when FTD stock price broke down the SMA100d line, it slid $-2.22 per share (-98.67%).

FTD stock chart (daily)

Weekly outlook

Shares of FTD Companies plunged a frightening -25.00% this week. By mid May FTD skyrocketed an outstanding 13.19% in just one week. This was the 5th red week in a row, sliding in full a -111.39%.

FTD stock chart (weekly)

FTD stock price history

FTD stock went public on October 10th, 2013 with a price of $35.001. Since then, FTD stock sliced a -99.90%, with a yearly average of -20.00%.

1: Adjusted price after possible price splits or reverse-splits.

FTD stock historical price chart

FTD stock reached 52-week highs at $6.03, and all-time highs 2014-11-12 with a price of 37.14.

FTD stock price target is $1.50

Nobody can reliably foresee how stock prices may evolve in the future. However, banks and other financial institutions analysts, with the help of lots of data and algorithms do their best to predict the stock prices movement. You should not follow the analysts' FTD stock price predictions in the hope that they will be met as they may be wrong and not met. For the last 30 days we found 2 price predictions for FTD Companies stock:
FTD stock price predictions
DateAnalyst / BrokerActionPrevious targetCurrent targetDiff
2019-3-15Craig HallumReiterates$3.00$1.50-50%
2019-3-15Craig HallumLowers Target$3.00$1.50-50%
(in average)$3.00$1.50-50.0%
Moving in a range from $1.50 and $1.50, the price target for FTD Companies stock is $1.50. In average, analysts' outlook on FTD price target is negative, reducing the forecast by a -50.00% from previous estimations.

Financials and fundamental analysis

Earnings date and Earnings per Share

On March, FTD Companies presented its financial report, posting an outstanding climb for the Earnings per Share (EPS). Analyst were expecting $-0.25 per share, but FTD Companies posted $-0.54.
FTD earnings date and EPS evolution
QuarterReporting dateEstimated EPSActual EPSSurprise

Annual financial results

Compared to 2017, last anual sales report draw a fateful decrease of -6.44% to $1,014.24 million USD. However, its income margin (compared to sales) remained steady to -22.16%, that is $-224.73 million.

FTD annual Sales and Income evolution
2012$614 M-$21 M3.5%-
2013$627 M2.25%$13 M2.0%-40.95%
2014$641 M2.10%$23 M3.6%82.64%
2015$1,220 M90.43%$-78.83 M-6.5%-445.27%
2016$1,122 M-8.01%$-83.19 M-7.4%5.54%
2017$1,084 M-3.38%$-234.04 M-21.6%181.33%
2018$1,014 M-6.44%$-224.73 M-22.2%-3.98%

Quarterly financial results

FTD Companies reported $247.53 M in sales for 2018-Q4, a 66.55% up compared to previous quarter. Reported quarter earnings marked $-68.84 M with a profit margin of -27.81%. Profit margin slipped a -6.81% compared to previous quarter when profit margin was -21.00%. When comparing revenues to same quarter last year, FTD Companies sales marked a godawful drop down and plummed a -10.99%.
FTD quarterly Sales and Income evolution
2017-Q1$324 M-$8.82 M2.7%-
2017-Q2$332 M2.49%$9.49 M2.9%7.60%
2017-Q3$161 M-51.36%$-99.32 M-61.6%-1,146.56%
2017-Q4$278 M72.40%$-153.46 M-55.2%54.51%
2018-Q1$318 M14.41%$-6.60 M-2.1%-95.70%
2018-Q2$300 M-5.74%$-118.09 M-39.4%1,690.25%
2018-Q3$149 M-50.45%$-31.21 M-21.0%-73.57%
2018-Q4$248 M66.55%$-68.84 M-27.8%120.56%

FTD Companies ownership

When you are planning to invest in a stock, it's always worth to check its ownership structure.

Management staff in all public traded companies that hold equity is required to report every transaction to the SEC. For FTD Companies, of all outstanding shares are owned by its staff.

For a better understanding, the next table shows ownership data compared to other related companies:

Market cap$0.0 M
Total shares0.0 M
Float shares0.0 M
  - Institutional holdings (%)0.0%
  - Insider holdings (%)0.0%
Shares in short selling0.0%

FTD summary

Tuesday, June 18th, 2019
Day range$0.03 - $0.04
Previous close$0.04
Session gain-25.00%
Average true range$0.12
50d mov avg$0.59
100d mov avg$1.07
200d mov avg$1.69
Daily patternlt03c
Weekly pattern lt03c

FTD Companies performance

To measure stock performance is always good to benchmark with competitors or related stocks. In the following table, we compare FTD Companies to :
FTDFTD Companies-96.00%-98.18%-99.45%

FTD Companies competitors

Unfortunately, we could not find any public company that could be defined as FTD Companies competitor. This doesn't mean FTD Companies does not have any competitor in the market, it's just we could not detected it.