SCON stock: buy or sell?
February 27th, 2020
Superconductor Technologies Inc. develops and commercializes high temperature superconductor materials and related technologies in the United States.
Should I buy SCON stock?Trading stocks requires experience and discipline, and your buying and selling decisions must come following a methodology. Following a trading plan helps to make decisions easier, quicker and with less hesitations. At Stocks2.com, we like to use very simple but trusted and powerful trend following trading strategies. Simple things usually work the best.
Currently, Superconductor Technologies 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 Superconductor Technologies stock a buy?
Banks and financial institutions post stock ratings everyday.Unfortunately, we couldn't find any rating for SCON stock for the last month.
SCON stock analysis
Shares of Superconductor plummed a dreadful -5.00% and closed at $0.19.
Shares of Superconductor plummed a dreadful -5.00% and closed at $0.19. Since today when SMA50d and SMA100d crossed up, SCON price slipped $-0.01 per share (-5.00%).
After boosting an amazing 20.83% in a week last week, Superconductor Technologies closed this week at $0.19 and plummed a bloodcurdling -20.83%.
Superconductor Technologies slid under the support line what triggered further losses. Possible next supports for SCON stock are 0.15. Last week, 10w simple moving average crossed up 20w SMA.
SCON stock price history
SCON IPO was on March 2nd, 2004 at $40,500.00 per share1. Since then, SCON stock sliced a -100.00%, with a yearly average of -6.70%.
1: Adjusted price after possible price splits or reverse-splits.
SCON stock historical price chart
SCON stock reached 52-week highs on March at $2.58, and all-time highs 2004-03-02 with a price of 45360.
SCON stock price targetPredicting the price evolution of a stock or any financial instrument in a reliable and repeatable way is probably impossible. 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. 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 30 days we have not found any price target for Superconductor Technologies stock by any trusted analyst.
Financials and fundamental analysis
Earnings date and Earnings per ShareAfter presenting its last earnings report on March, Superconductor . As soon as we get its actual EPS from the earnings report, we will extend this report.
|Quarter||Reporting date||Estimated EPS||Actual EPS||Surprise|
Annual financial resultsCompared to 2017, last anual revenues report draw an exceptional growth of 248.88% to $1.56 million dollars. When comparing 2018 vs 2017, aligned with this, profit margin (that is, the net income divided by revenues) rocketed a 1,613.54% to -522.56%.
|2013||$1.71 M||-||$-12.17 M-711.7%||-|
|2014||$0.63 M||-63.04%||$-8.25 M-1305.5%||-32.20%|
|2015||$0.24 M||-61.39%||$-8.60 M-3525.4%||4.25%|
|2016||$0.13 M||-46.31%||$-11.12 M-8485.5%||29.23%|
|2017||$0.45 M||240.46%||$-9.53 M-2136.1%||-14.29%|
|2018||$1.56 M||248.88%||$-8.13 M-522.6%||-14.65%|
Quarterly financial resultsSuperconductor Technologies reported $0.00 million in sales for 2018-Q4, a -100.00% less compared to previous quarter. Reported quarter earnings marked $-2.26 million with a profit margin of . Profit margin stayed stable a 0.00% compared to previous quarter when profit margin was -419.54%. When comparing turnover to same quarter last year, Superconductor sales marked a scary loss and collapsed a -100.00%. Looking back to recent quarterly results, Superconductor posted 2 negative quarters in a row.
|2017-Q1||$0.00 M||-||$-2.63 M-263000.0%||-|
|2017-Q2||$0.01 M||700.00%||$-2.54 M-31750.0%||-3.42%|
|2017-Q3||$0.13 M||1,525.00%||$-2.50 M-1926.2%||-1.42%|
|2017-Q4||$0.31 M||136.15%||$-1.85 M-603.6%||-26.00%|
|2018-Q1||$0.25 M||-19.87%||$-2.18 M-885.4%||17.54%|
|2018-Q2||$0.79 M||222.36%||$-1.52 M-191.9%||-30.12%|
|2018-Q3||$0.52 M||-34.80%||$-2.17 M-419.5%||42.51%|
Superconductor ownershipWhen you are planning to buy shares of a stock, it's always worth to have a look its ownership structure.
Superconductor shares owned by insiders (that is, founders, CEO, CTO, main executives or other management staff) currently counts a 0.03% of all shares.
In case of Superconductor stock, 7.25% of its shares are held by institutions (mutual funds, pension funds, big banks and other large financial institutions). Bearish positions for SCON stock account 0.00%, no big difference from last month.
The following table compares ownership indicators for other stocks related to Superconductor Technologies:
|Market cap||$3.4 M|
|Total shares||17.7 M|
|Float shares||17.7 M|
|- Institutional holdings (%)||7.2%|
|- Insider holdings (%)||0.0%|
|Shares in short selling||0.0%|
|Thursday, February 27th, 2020|
|Day range||$0.18 - $0.21|
|Average true range||$0.02|
|50d mov avg||$0.21|
|100d mov avg||$0.21|
|200d mov avg||$0.51|
Superconductor performanceTo better understand Superconductor performance you must becnhmark its gains with other related stocks in same sector or industry. We compared Superconductor against in the following table: