A Technical Perspective On Avino Silver & Gold Mines Ltd. (ASM), The KLX Energy Services Holdings Inc. (KLXE)

Avino Silver & Gold Mines Ltd. (NYSE:ASM) stock opened at $0.54 in recent trading session and has moved within a range spread between a low of $0.51 and a high of $0.54. When we look at the daily trading volume, traded Avino Silver & Gold Mines Ltd. shares reached 215041.0, slightly lower than its 90-day average trading volume of 277040.0. The company has a market cap of $38.94 million. ASM stock lost -3.34% on the day to settle at $0.52 with a 0.62% short float and a short ratio of 1.65.

Analysts give Avino Silver & Gold Mines Ltd. (ASM) a recommended stock rating of 5.00 to suggest the stock is a great Strong Buy at the moment. Short term prospects for the stock appear exciting, with the distance to its 20-day simple moving average at -15.04% and the price target is given a consensus estimate of $0.54, about -0.09 down on the current stock price at $0.52. The weekly performance stands at -1.99% lower and -18.49% over the past one month. However, its overall year-to-date performance is down by -10.26% and -19.08% over the last 12 months.

If we break down the company’s shareholders to find out who the top ASM holders are, we note that insiders hold only 3.80% of the shares. The major holders are institutions that hold 6.65% of the company’s shares, specifically spread out among 20 institutional holders.

KLX Energy Services Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: KLXE) is undervalued, analysts say as the stock’s 4.00 rating makes it a Moderate Buy. Meanwhile, the stock that has jumped to $3.72 by losing -0.13 in Tuesday’s market deals, received rating change over the recent past. Piper Jaffray Downgrade the Neutral rating. Jefferies Initiated the stock to Buy and has the KLXE stock price target for the year at $35. On December 19, 2018, Piper Jaffray issued an Initiated for KLX Energy Services Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:KLXE) to Overweight. The target price suggests that the company shares have a 0.0 downside potential compared to its last price at the close of trade at $3.85 (up 0.09% on day’s opening price on 02/04/20).

So, what do analysts say about a stock that has dropped -42.24% year-to-date? Data shows that 3 analysts observing KLX Energy Services Holdings Inc.’s stock have recommended KLXE as a Overweight. 2 of 3 say it is a buy, while 0 rate the stock as a overweight. The remaining 1 recommend investors Hold. The median price target for the stock is $9.38, with the range between a low of $7.75 and a high of $11.00. Shares outstanding sit at 23.19M while the public float is currently at 21.36M shares.

The average analyst ratings momentum for the stock is 4.00 and has remained 4.00 and 4.00 a month ago and 2 months ago, respectively. We focus on changes in the sentiment portrayed by analysts over a given timeframe to get a pointer regarding the stock’s future price movements. If we look at the stock’s most recent price movements, the SMA20 is at a distance of -26.81% while enlarging that period further brings the SMA50 and SMA200 to -33.55% and -71.54% respectively.

In terms of volatility relative to the latest price change, KLXE has a relative strength index (RSI) of 30.39 while the ATR figure stands at 0.41. Over the last week, the stock’s price tumbled only -15.26% although that falls to -32.30% over the month. Investors are encouraged by the positive sales in the quarter over quarter returns that currently stand at 9.20%. Sentiment is however tempered due to the -53.32% in quarter-over-quarter earnings a share. KLX Energy Services Holdings Inc. (KLXE) has a return on equity ratio of -18.30% according to the company’s trailing 12 month data, while the total return on investment stands at 3.20%. The Basic Materials company’s gross margin over the year has reached 18.50% while net margin remained -11.30%.