B. Riley Research Analysts Decrease Earnings Estimates for Ferroglobe PLC (NASDAQ:GSM)

Ferroglobe PLC (NASDAQ:GSMGet Rating) – Analysts at B. Riley cut their Q4 2022 earnings per share estimates for shares of Ferroglobe in a research note issued on Tuesday, November 15th. B. Riley analyst L. Pipes now anticipates that the basic materials company will earn $0.34 per share for the quarter, down from their previous estimate of $0.36. B. Riley currently has a “Buy” rating and a $12.00 target price on the stock. The consensus estimate for Ferroglobe’s current full-year earnings is $2.93 per share.

Ferroglobe (NASDAQ:GSMGet Rating) last announced its earnings results on Monday, August 15th. The basic materials company reported $1.14 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.84 by $0.30. Ferroglobe had a return on equity of 113.59% and a net margin of 18.41%. The firm had revenue of $840.81 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $738.00 million.

Several other analysts also recently weighed in on the company. TheStreet upgraded Ferroglobe from a “c+” rating to a “b-” rating in a research note on Tuesday. StockNews.com downgraded Ferroglobe from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Thursday.

Ferroglobe Stock Down 5.1 %

Shares of NASDAQ:GSM opened at $4.67 on Thursday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.68, a quick ratio of 1.28 and a current ratio of 1.91. The firm has a market capitalization of $874.75 million, a P/E ratio of 1.76 and a beta of 2.23. The stock has a 50 day moving average price of $5.80 and a 200-day moving average price of $6.26. Ferroglobe has a 52-week low of $4.53 and a 52-week high of $9.81.

Institutional Trading of Ferroglobe

Several institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the business. Alpha Paradigm Partners LLC purchased a new stake in Ferroglobe during the 3rd quarter valued at $831,000. Maven Securities LTD boosted its stake in Ferroglobe by 63.9% during the 3rd quarter. Maven Securities LTD now owns 1,475,000 shares of the basic materials company’s stock valued at $7,788,000 after purchasing an additional 575,000 shares during the last quarter. Two Sigma Investments LP purchased a new stake in Ferroglobe during the 3rd quarter valued at $65,000. Trexquant Investment LP boosted its stake in Ferroglobe by 205.4% during the 3rd quarter. Trexquant Investment LP now owns 97,045 shares of the basic materials company’s stock valued at $512,000 after purchasing an additional 65,268 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Park West Asset Management LLC purchased a new stake in Ferroglobe during the 3rd quarter valued at $12,672,000. 40.06% of the stock is currently owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

Ferroglobe Company Profile

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Ferroglobe PLC operates in the silicon and specialty metals industry in the United States, Europe, and internationally. It provides silicone chemicals that are used in a range of applications, including personal care items, construction-related products, health care products, and electronics, as well as silicon metal for primary and secondary aluminum producers; silicomanganese, which is used as deoxidizing agent in the steel manufacturing process; and ferromanganese that is used as a deoxidizing, desulphurizing, and degassing agent in the removal of nitrogen and other harmful elements from steel.

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