Snap (SNAP) has generated investor returns of 14.2% in the trailing-one-month period and -41.6% in the trailing-12-month period. The company’s share price has risen 15.0% in the trailing-five-day period.
On June 5, Snap closed the trading day at $12.32. Based on this figure, here’s how the stock fared in terms of its moving averages:
- 17.9% below its 100-day moving average of $15
- 5.2% below its 50-day moving average of $13
- 12.0% above its 20-day moving average of $11
Inside Snap’s price and valuation multiples
Snap’s 2017 book value per share of $2.2 compares with its expected book value per share of $1.7 for 2018. Snap’s shares are trading at a price-to-book value of 5.5x. The company’s 2017 price-to-sales ratio of 17.1x compares with its estimated 2018 price-to-sales ratio of 13.2x.
Of the 35 analysts covering Snap, six have given it “buy” recommendations, 12 have given it “sell” recommendations, and 17 have given it “hold” recommendations. Analysts’ stock price target for the company is $11.76, and their median price target for the company is $11.75.
Relative strength index
For the last 14 days, Snap has an RSI (relative strength index) of 74 compared to the RSIs of 77, 58, 43, and 54 recorded by PayPal, eBay, Baidu, and Yandex, respectively, within the same period.
Interest coverage ratio
Can Snap easily pay interest on its outstanding debt? The answer lies in examining the company’s EBIT-on-interest ratio, also called its interest coverage ratio, which in this case is -1,802.91x.