GNC Holdings Inc (NYSE:GNC) shares traded -4.48% down during most recent session to reach at the closing price of $9.17. The stock exchanged hands 1.9 Million shares versus average trading capacity of 2.54 Million shares, yielding a market cap of $619.07 Million. Wall Street analysts covering the stock are projecting that the stock will reach $10.53 within the next 52-weeks. The mean target projections are based on 9 opinions.
Taking a broader look brokerage firms’ analysts on the street with an expectant view have GNC Holdings Inc (NYSE:GNC) high price target of $20 and with a conservative view have low price target of $5.
Goldman Sachs “Downgrades” GNC Holdings Inc (NYSE:GNC) in a research note issued to investors on 1/19/17 to Sell with price target of $0.
Additionally on 12/13/16 Barclays “Downgrades” GNC Holdings Inc (NYSE:GNC) to Underweight setting price target at $0 and on 10/28/16 Bank of America “Downgrades” the stock to Underperform. Furthermore on 9/23/16 Barclays “Initiates Coverage on” the stock to Equal-Weight at $21.
On the other hand the company has Relative Strength Index (RSI 14) of 49.87 along with Average True Range (ATR 14) of 0.61, Consequently GNC Holdings Inc (NYSE:GNC)’s weekly and monthly volatility is 4.53%, 6.71% respectively. The company’s beta value is at 0.84.
In terms of Buy, Sell or Hold recommendations, GNC Holdings Inc (NYSE:GNC) has analysts’ mean recommendation of 3.1. This is according to a simplified 1 to 5 scale where 1 represents a Strong Buy and 5 a Strong Sell.
According to analysts GNC Holdings Inc (NYSE:GNC)’s minimum EPS for the current quarter is at $0.26 and can go high up to $0.45. The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $0.34 derived from a total of 8 estimates from the analysts who have weighed in on projected earnings. However the company reported $0.59 earnings per share for the same quarter during last year.
Previously GNC Holdings Inc (NYSE:GNC) reported $0.41 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.38 by $0.03. The company posted an earnings surprise of 7.9%.
While considering growth estimates of the company, it has next quarter growth estimates of 257.1% whereas during current quarter it has -42.4% estimations over growth, comparing to the estimations of -36.7% during current year and -2.2% for next year. Past 5 years growth of GNC Holdings Inc (NYSE:GNC) observed at -12.51%, looking forward for the next 5 years it has a strong prediction of -12.33% over growth.
GNC Holdings Inc (NYSE:GNC)’s revenue estimates for the current quarter are $619.84 Million according to 5 number of analysts, for the current quarter the company has high revenue estimates of $639.2 Million in contradiction of low revenue estimates of $594 Million. For the current year the company’s revenue estimates are $2.48 Billion compared to low analyst estimates of $2.41 Billion and high estimates of $2.52 Billion according to 9 number of analysts.
Currently GNC Holdings Inc (NYSE:GNC)’s shares owned by insiders are 1.2%, whereas shares owned by institutional owners are 83.1%. However the six-month change in the insider ownership was recorded 146.66%, as well as three-month change in the institutional ownership was recorded -2.92%.
GNC Holdings Inc (NYSE:GNC) 52-week high price stands at $22.32 and low price stands at $6.51, its price distance from 52-week high is -58.92% while its distance from 52-week low price is 40.86%. The stock hit its 52-week high on 10/20/16, and 52-week low on 04/07/17.
GNC Holdings Inc (NYSE:GNC)’s trailing twelve month revenues are $2.48 Billion, whereas its price to sales ratio for the same period is 0.25. Its book value per share for the most recent quarter is $-0.75 while its price to book ratio for the same period is 0, as for as the company’s cash per share for the most recent quarter is $0.77, however its price to cash per share ratio for the same period is 11.91. The stock has 5 year expected PEG ratio of 0 whereas its trailing twelve month P/E ratio is 0.