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Latest Performance: QuinStreet (NASDAQ: QNST)


QuinStreet is in the technology sector and online media industry. The company CEO is Douglas Valenti. QuinStreet Inc is an online marketing and media company that delivers qualified clicks and inquiries at low cost with great scalability. The company’s operations and revenue are in North America, but has emerging businesses in Brazil and India.

Previous Intraday Trading Performance:

The QNST stock showed a previous change of -2.18% with an open at 15.62 and a close of 15.23. It reached an intraday high of 15.62 and a low of 14.92.

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The stock has a market cap of $763.8m with 50.2m shares outstanding, of which the float is 47.5m shares. Trading volume reached 355,182 shares compared to its average volume of 623,720 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, QuinStreet shares returned -0.65% and in the past 30 trading days it returned 10.84%. Over three months, it changed 15.73%. In one year it has changed 12.81% and within that year its 52-week high was 20.02 and its 52-week low was 12.12. QNST stock is 25.66% above its 52 Week Low.

Our calculations show a 200 day moving average of 14.94 and a 50 day moving average of 14.43. Currently QNST stock is trading 1.92% above its 200 day moving average and may be a good opportunity to buy.

SeekingAlpha:  QuinStreet buys personal finance website


The last annual fiscal EPS for the company was reported at 0.32 that ended on 30th of June 2018, which according to the previous close, that is a PE of 47.59. Based on 1 analyst estimate, the estimated EPS for the next quarter is 0.11. The TTM EPS is 0.38, which comes to a TTM PE of 40.08.

Below was the last reported quarterly diluted earnings per share:

1stQtr of 2019 (Reported on 05/09/2019): 0.02
4thQtr of 2018 (Reported on 02/07/2019): 1.00
3rdQtr of 2018 (Reported on 10/30/2018): 0.10
2ndQtr of 2018 (Reported on 08/07/2018): 0.10
1stQtr of 2018 (Reported on 04/25/2018): 0.14

Base on our calculations, the intrinsic value per share is 26.07, which means it is possibly undervalued and has a margin of safety of 41.59%.

Indicators to Watch:

The current calculated beta is 0.66.

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Fundamental Indicators:

Based on last reported financials, the company’s return on equity is 38.38%, return on assets is 26.49%, profit margin is 16.11%, price-to-sales is 1.93 and price-to-book is 3.64.

Company Scores:

All scores are out of six:
 4  :Valuation Score
 6  :Past Performance Score
 6  :Financial Strength Score
 1  :Future Growth Score
 0  :Dividend Score
 4  :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.