FTD stock: buy or sell?
June 18th, 2019
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.
|New all-time high||No|
|New 52 week high||No|
|Price crossing up 200d MA||No|
|100d MA crossing up 200d MA||No|
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.
|Date||Analyst / Broker||Previous rating||Current rating|
FTD stock analysis
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%).
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 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 $1.50Nobody 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:
|Date||Analyst / Broker||Action||Previous target||Current target||Diff|
|2019-3-15||Craig Hallum||Lowers Target||$3.00||$1.50||-50%|
Financials and fundamental analysis
Earnings date and Earnings per ShareOn 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.
|Quarter||Reporting date||Estimated EPS||Actual EPS||Surprise|
Annual financial resultsCompared 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.
|2012||$614 M||-||$21 M3.5%||-|
|2013||$627 M||2.25%||$13 M2.0%||-40.95%|
|2014||$641 M||2.10%||$23 M3.6%||82.64%|
|2015||$1,220 M||90.43%||$-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 resultsFTD 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%.
|2017-Q1||$324 M||-||$8.82 M2.7%||-|
|2017-Q2||$332 M||2.49%||$9.49 M2.9%||7.60%|
|2017-Q3||$161 M||-51.36%||$-99.32 M-61.6%||-1,146.56%|
|2017-Q4||$278 M||72.40%||$-153.46 M-55.2%||54.51%|
|2018-Q1||$318 M||14.41%||$-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||$248 M||66.55%||$-68.84 M-27.8%||120.56%|
FTD Companies ownershipWhen 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:
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|Total shares||0.0 M|
|Float shares||0.0 M|
|- Institutional holdings (%)||0.0%|
|- Insider holdings (%)||0.0%|
|Shares in short selling||0.0%|
|Tuesday, June 18th, 2019|
|Day range||$0.03 - $0.04|
|Average true range||$0.12|
|50d mov avg||$0.59|
|100d mov avg||$1.07|
|200d mov avg||$1.69|
FTD Companies performanceTo measure stock performance is always good to benchmark with competitors or related stocks. In the following table, we compare FTD Companies to :