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Latest Trend: Insight Enterprises (NASDAQ: NSIT)


Insight Enterprises is part of the application software industry and is part of the technology sector. The company CEO is Kenneth T. Lamneck. Insight Enterprises Inc is an Information Technology provider helping businesses of all sizes from small and medium sized firms to enterprises, governments, schools and healthcare organizations; define architect, manage Intelligent Technology Solutions.

Previous Intraday Trading Performance:

The NSIT stock showed a previous change of 0.28% with an open at 46.45 and a close of 46.87. It reached an intraday high of 47.68 and a low of 46.43.

Business Wire:  Insight Enterprises, Inc. to Report Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2018 Financial Results on February 14, 2019


The stock has a market cap of $1.7b with 35.5m shares outstanding, of which the float is 34.4m shares. Trading volume reached 163,337 shares compared to its average volume of 149,340 shares. Based on the current average volume and close price, the trading liquidity is bad, highly speculative and an investor may want to avoid this stock.

Historical Trading Performance:

Over the last five trading days, Insight Enterprises shares returned 2.00% and in the past 30 trading days it returned 17.76%. Over three months, it changed 4.16%. In one year it has changed 36.25% and within that year its 52-week high was 56.86 and its 52-week low was 32.10. NSIT stock is 45.99% above its 52 Week Low.

Our calculations show a 200 day moving average of 47.67 and a 50 day moving average of 43.29. Currently NSIT stock is trading -1.68% below its 200 day moving average and may be a good opportunity to buy, but should check other indicators to confirm a buy signal.

Business Wire:  Insight Enterprises, Inc. to Report Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2018 Financial Results on February 14, 2019


The last annual fiscal EPS for the company was reported at 2.5 that ended on 31st of December 2017, which according to the previous close, that is a PE of 18.75. Based on 3 analyst estimates, the consensus EPS for the next quarter is 1.12. The TTM EPS is 4.11, which comes to a TTM PE of 11.40. Historically, the PE high was 22.90 and the PE low was 7.60. If the stock reached its PE low, that would represent a price of 31.25, which is a decrease of -33.33%.

The following are the last four quarter reported earnings per share:
09-30-2018:  0.91
06-30-2018:  1.45
03-31-2018:  0.94
12-31-2017:  0.81

Base on our calculations, the intrinsic value per share is 71.73, which means it is possibly undervalued and has a margin of safety of 34.65%

Indicators to Watch:

Based on the latest filings, there is 151.60% of institutional ownership. Short-interest is 0, which is 0.00% of shares outstanding. The short-interest ratio or days-to-cover ratio is 0.00.

The current calculated beta is 1.09

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Fundamental Indicators:

Based on last reported financials, the company’s return on equity is 14.85%, return on assets is 5.17%, profit margin is 2.19%, price-to-sales is 0.31 and price-to-book is 1.73.

Company Scores:

All scores are out of six:
 5  :Valuation Score
 4  :Past Performance Score
 4  :Financial Strength Score
 2  :Future Growth Score
 0  :Dividend Score
 3  :Overall Score

John Jones
Worked for several Wall Street firms: Salomon Smith Barney, UBS, and Charles Schwab. Has developed skills and gained extensive experience over the years that is used today to uncover winning penny stocks.Also was an attorney for small businesses in Scottsdale, Arizona. That experience and understanding of law provides a unique perspective and edge in discovering quality companies in various industries.