Trader-Turned-Informant Takes Big Stake In Nuance Communications, Inc. (NUAN)

WEIDEMAN ROBERT, Executive Vice President & Gen, subtracted 6,000 shares of Nuance Communications, Inc. (NUAN) from its portfolio at the rate of $16.53 per share valuing $99,210 on Aug 01. The insider left behind 427,900 shares of the company to its portfolio. Before making a move on any particular stock, readers often pay close attention to support and resistance markers. The last reported price for shares of Nuance Communications, Inc. (NUAN) was $16.71. Currently, the 1st Resistance Point for this stock is $16.92, with a 2nd Resistance Point sitting at $17.12. Meanwhile, this company’s stock has a 1st Support Level at $16.41 and a 2nd Support Level at $16.11. Nuance Communications, Inc. (NUAN) stock has gained $0.07, or 0.42%, in the past five days. In the last full month, these shares have gained $0.27, or 1.64%. In the past three months, this stock’s price has fallen by -$1.26, or -7.01%. This year-to-date, Nuance Communications, Inc. (NUAN) shares have gained $3.48, or 26.30%.

Analyzing price projection indicators is a helpful way to determine whether a potential stock buy is a wise choice for profits in the short term, medium term, and long term. For Nuance Communications, Inc. (NUAN) stock, Hold % of short-term indicators suggest that these shares are a “ Hold .”

With 285,643 K shares outstanding, this company currently has a market capitalization of $4,773,095K. Nuance Communications, Inc. (NUAN) generates $2,052 M in annual sales, amounting to annual net income of -$159,930 K. This stock has generated a 1-Year Total Return of 0.30%, a 3-Year Total Return of 14.22%, and a 5-year Total Return of -2.22%. This stock’s 5-Year Dividend Growth is 0.00%. Its Annual Dividend Yield is 0.00%, and its Annual Dividend Rate is 0.00.

In the most recently-reported fiscal quarter, which ended in Jun-19, Nuance Communications, Inc. (NUAN) reported earnings of $0.31 per share. Wall Street analysts, on average, were expecting the company to report earnings of $0.28 per share, representing a 0.03 difference and 12.03% surprise. In the previous quarter ending in Mar-19, the reported earnings of $0.29 represented a 0.04 difference from the consensus estimate calling for $0.25 per share, which was a 14.49% surprise.

For the current fiscal quarter, which is set to end in 09/2019, the average earnings estimate is $0.17 per share. This estimate came from a total of 3 Wall Street Analysts. Of those market experts, the high estimate was $0.20 and the low estimate was $0.16. In the year-ago quarter, Nuance Communications, Inc. (NUAN) generated per-share earnings of $0.27. If the analysts are correct about the current quarter’s earnings, the growth will be -37.04%.

Turning our focus now to insider trading activity, there have been 0 purchases (0 shares in total) and 29 sale (104,299 shares in total) in the last 3 months. In the last 6 months, there have been 6 insider buys amounting to 334,291 shares and 86 insider sales amounting to 419,293 shares. In the past full year, 99 insider purchases were made (involving 1,798,983 shares) and 212 insider sell-offs equivalent to 921,111 shares.

Moving onto liquidity, Nuance Communications, Inc. (NUAN) has a Current Ratio of 1.22, a Quick Ratio of 1.21 and a Cash Ratio of 0.59. Looking at this company’s capital structure, its Total Debt to Total Equity is 127.24, its Total Debt to Total Capital is 55.99, and its Total Debt to Total Assets is now 41.21. Looking even further ahead into the future, its Long-Term Debt to Equity is 127.24 and its Long-Term Debt to Total Capital is 55.99.