Roku, Inc. (NASDAQ:ROKU) is on recovery track with 130.91% gain from a 1-year low price of $26.3. The company lost -4.21% to attain the price of $60.73 on 4/8/2019. Throughout the recent session, the prices were hovering between $58.35 and $61.15. These shares are 12.53% off its target price of $68.34 and the current market capitalization stands at $6.78B. The recent change has given its price a 2.18% lead over SMA 50 and -21.71% deficit over its 52-week high. The stock witnessed -14.79% declines, 43.98% gains and -9.11% declines for the 1-month, 3-month and 6-month period, respectively. To measure price-variation, we found ROKU’s volatility during a week at 5.46% and during a month it has been found around 5.94%.Roku, Inc. (ROKU) Top Holders
Institutional investors currently hold around $3 billion or 61.5% in ROKU stock. Look at its top three institutional owners: Fmr Llc owns $402.01 million in Roku, Inc., which represents roughly 5.93% of the company’s market cap and approximately 13.41% of the institutional ownership. Similar statistics are true for the second largest owner, Vanguard Group Inc, which owns 5,368,650 shares of the stock are valued at $340.37 million. The third largest holder is Gilder Gagnon Howe & Co Llc, which currently holds $225.02 million worth of this stock and that ownership represents nearly 3.32% of its market capitalization.
At the end of December reporting period, 155 institutional holders increased their position in Roku, Inc. (NASDAQ:ROKU) by some 15,805,628 shares, 145 decreased positions by 19,575,331 and 23 held positions by 11,890,773. That puts total institutional holdings at 47,271,732 shares, according to SEC filings. The stock grabbed 78 new institutional investments totaling 5,800,976 shares while 87 institutional investors sold out their entire positions totaling 11,156,905 shares.Roku, Inc. (NASDAQ:ROKU) Insider Trades
Multiple company employees have indulged in significant insider trading. Roku, Inc. disclosed in a document filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) that Director Hastings Jeff has sold 2,000 shares of Roku, Inc. (ROKU) in the trading session dated Apr. 02, 2019. These shares are worth $140,000 and were traded at $70 each. The SEC filing shows that Wood Anthony J. performed a sale of 35,000 shares. The CEO and Chairman BOD, 10% Owner disposed these shares by way of transaction on Apr. 01, 2019. The company’s shares were given away at $68.7 per share worth to an income of some $2,404,500 to the account of Wood Anthony J..
GM, Sr. VP Roku TV & Players, Smith Chas, sold 16,320 common shares of Roku, Inc. (ROKU) in the open market. In a transaction dated Mar. 29, 2019, the shares were put up for sale at an average price of $64.33, raking in a sum of $1,049,866. After this sale, common shares of ROKU are directly owned by the insider, with total stake valued at $.
In the transaction dated Mar. 15, 2019, a great number of shares sold came courtesy the Director; Hastings Jeff disposed a total of 10,000 shares at an average price of $62.15, amounting to approximately $621,500. The insider now directly owns shares worth $.
Several analysts have released their opinion on Roku, Inc. (NASDAQ:ROKU), with 5 analysts believing it is a strong buy. Whereas 7 of them predict the stock is a hold. Also, there are 4 buy, 0 sell and 1 strong sell ratings, collectively assigning a 2.29 average brokerage recommendation [T1].