RGSE stock: buy or sell?

RGSE stock price: $0.28 0.00% At close on July 15th, 2019

Updated on:
July 15th, 2019


Real Goods Solar stayed stable a tight 0.00% and closed at $0.28. On Tuesday RGSE climbed an amazing 6.67%.

Real Goods Solar, Inc. operates as a residential and small business commercial solar energy engineering, procurement, and construction company in the United States.

Should I buy RGSE stock?

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None of our preferred buy setups matches with Real Goods Solar stock situation right now, hence this is not a suitable entry point.

Buy setupElegible
New all-time highNo
New 52 week highNo
Price crossing up 200d MANo
100d MA crossing up 200d MANo
This is not a selling recommendation at all, just it's not the best moment to buy if you follow any of these trading strategies.

Is Real Goods Solar stock a buy?

Everyday, hundreds of stock ratings are posted by financial analysts to indicate a particular stock's attractiveness. Unfortunately, we couldn't find any rating for RGSE stock for the last month.

RGSE stock analysis

Daily outlook

Real Goods Solar stayed steady a tight 0.00% and closed at $0.28.

Real Goods Solar shares stayed steady 0.00% to $0.28 today. Since price and SMA100d lines crossed up on Jun/21, RGSE climbed $0.03 (12.00%).

RGSE stock chart (daily)

Weekly outlook

Real Goods Solar remained constant a tight 0.00% this week. By mid June RGSE climbed an amazing 21.88% in just one week. By mid June RGSE collapsed a hair-raising -18.52% in just one week.

Observing the weekly chart, price is in a simple uptrend, tested $0.18 level and now climbing back aiming its last top at $0.37. Since price and SMA20w lines crossed up by mid June, RGSE climbed $0.03 (12.00%).

RGSE stock chart (weekly)

RGSE stock price history

RGSE IPO was on May 20th, 2013 at $58,800.00 per share1. Since then, RGSE stock declined a -100.00%, with a yearly average of -16.70%.

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

RGSE stock historical price chart

RGSE stock reached 52-week highs on November at $0.88, and all-time highs 2013-05-20 with a price of 86040.

RGSE stock price target

Nobody can reliably foresee how stock prices may evolve in the future. However, financial institutions invest time and resources to provide the most accurated estimations to help investors to make their decisions. You should not follow the analysts' RGSE stock price predictions in the hope that they will be met as they may be wrong and not met. For the last month we have not detected any price target for Real Goods Solar stock by any trusted analyst.

Financials and fundamental analysis

Earnings date and Earnings per Share

Since February, when Real Goods Solar presented its last earnings report, it . Unfortunately, reported EPS is not yet available in our database.
RGSE earnings date and EPS evolution
QuarterReporting dateEstimated EPSActual EPSSurprise

Annual financial results

In 2017, Real Goods Solar annual revenues plunged a frightening -12.91% to $15.18 M dollars from $17.43 marked in 2016. Improving that, its income margin (compared to sales) skyrocketed to -116.63%, that is $-17.70 million.

To have an updated picture of the financial situation of Real Goods Solar, we have calculated the trailing twelve month (TTM) sales and income figures. TTM values are the sum of the last 4 quarters and aproximate to an annual fiscal report ending in 2018-Q4 that can be compared to 2017 fiscal year results. Annual Real Goods Solar TTM sales up to December 2018 were $10.34 and income was $-30.39 M dollars. When comparing this TTM figures with the last reported annuality, we can esteem Real Goods Solar business evolution since December 2017: Annual turnover up to December, compared to lastest yearly report, plummed a hair-raising -31.89%. Regarding profit margin, Real Goods Solar collapsed -177.40% to -116.63%

RGSE annual Sales and Income evolution
2012$93 M-$-47.21 M-50.8%-
2013$101 M9.10%$-11.30 M-11.2%-76.06%
2014$71 M-30.16%$-57.11 M-80.7%405.41%
2015$46 M-35.67%$-10.78 M-23.7%-81.12%
2016$17 M-61.73%$-25.33 M-145.4%134.95%
2017$15 M-12.91%$-17.70 M-116.6%-30.12%
TTM $10 M-31.89%$-30.39 M-294.0%71.72%

Quarterly financial results

Real Goods Solar posted M in sales for 2018-Q4, a -100.00% decline compared to previous quarter. Reported quarter income marked M with a profit margin of . Profit margin remained stable a 0.00% compared to previous quarter when profit margin was -470.89%. When comparing revenues to same quarter last year, Real Goods Solar sales marked a chilling loss and collapsed a -100.00%.
RGSE quarterly Sales and Income evolution
2016-Q4$5 M-$-10.75 M-209.1%-
2017-Q1$4 M-28.99%$-4.08 M-111.8%-62.05%
2017-Q2$3 M-17.81%$-4.00 M-133.3%-1.96%
2017-Q3$4 M33.97%$-4.42 M-110.0%10.55%
2017-Q4$4 M11.82%$-5.21 M-116.0%17.87%
2018-Q1$3 M-37.21%$-4.34 M-153.7%-16.77%
2018-Q2$4 M28.63%$-7.76 M-213.8%78.93%
2018-Q3$4 M7.02%$-18.29 M-470.9%135.69%

Real Goods Solar ownership

When you are planning to buy a stock, it's always worth to have a look its ownership structure.

Management staff in all public traded companies that hold equity is required to report every transaction to the SEC. For Real Goods Solar, 0.00% of all outstanding shares are owned by its staff.

In case of Real Goods Solar stock, 0.22% of its shares are held by institutions (mutual funds, pension funds, big banks and other large financial institutions). Bearish positions for RGSE stock account 0.00%, no big difference from last month.

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

Market cap$0.0 M$71.0 M$14.1 M
Total shares0.0 M47.3 M26.7 M
Float shares106.5 M31.8 M24.7 M
  - Institutional holdings (%)0.2%44.7%7.2%
  - Insider holdings (%)0.0%49.4%12.3%
Shares in short selling0.0%0.0%0.0%

RGSE summary

Monday, July 15th, 2019
Day range$0.27 - $0.29
Previous close$0.28
Session gain0.00%
Average true range$0.03
50d mov avg$0.22
100d mov avg$0.23
200d mov avg$0.35
Daily patternlt01a
Weekly pattern lb01a

Real Goods Solar performance

Stocks performance is always measured in comparision to the market or competitors and related stocks in the same industry. For Real Goods Solar, the comparison is made against Profire Energy and Sunworks.
RGSEReal Goods Solar250.00%-47.17%-12.50%
PFIEProfire Energy-12.28%-28.91%-57.51%

Real Goods Solar competitors

Defining a list of competitors for Real Goods Solar it's difficult. We selected 2 public companies that are related to and can be considered as competitors of Real Goods Solar: