ShiftPixy is part of the employment services industry and industrials sector. The company CEO is Scott W. Absher. ShiftPixy Inc is a provider of employment services solutions for businesses and workers in an environment in which shift or other part-time/temporary positions are performed.

Previous Intraday Performance:

The PIXY shares had a previous change of -1.89% which opened at 1.60 and closed at 1.56. It moved to an intraday high of 1.60 and a low of 1.54.

SeekingAlpha:  ShiftPixy, Inc. (PIXY) CEO Scott Absher on Q1 2019 Results – Earnings Call Transcript

Historical Performance:

Over the last five trading days, PIXY shares returned 1.30% and in the past 30 trading days it returned 18.18%. Over three months, it changed -31.58%. In one year it has changed -58.18% and within that year its 52-week high was 5.37 and its 52-week low was 1.14. PIXY stock is 36.84% above its 52 Week Low.

Our calculations result in a 200 day moving average of 2.74 and a 50 day moving average of 1.49. Right now, PIXY stock is trading -43.09% below its 200 day moving average and may not be a great opportunity to buy as it may continue to trend down.

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The company has a market cap of $50.1m with 32.1m shares outstanding and a float of 7.6m shares. Trading volume was 86,007 shares and has experienced an average volume of 145,796 shares. Our calculation, using the current average volume and close price, leads me to believe that the liquidity is bad, highly speculative and an investor may want to avoid this stock.


The last annual reported EPS for ShiftPixy was -0.58 which ended on 31st of August 2018.

Below was the last reported quarterly earnings per share:
11-30-2018:  -0.07
08-31-2018:  -0.30
05-31-2018:  -0.06
02-28-2018:  -0.09

The next earnings report will be: 03-20-2019

The long-term trend of the EPS is an important number as it indicates the present value of ShiftPixy; the EPS growth rate, as it is typically called, is usually expressed as a percentage, which at this time is hard to estimate, but revenue growth has been 76.70% over the last twelve months.

Indicators Also to Watch:

Based on the latest filings, there is 85.20% of insider ownership and 3.20% of institutional ownership.

I calculated the beta to be 1.33

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Fundamental Numbers:

Based on last reported financials, the company’s return on assets is -147.23%, profit margin is -4.49%, price-to-sales is 0.18 and price-to-book is 33.62.

Company Score Card:

Results are out of six:
 2  : Growth Expectations Result
 1  : Financial Safety Result
 0  : Past Performance Result
 0  : Valuation Result
 0  : Dividend Safety Result
 0  : Overall Result

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Jake McWilliams
I am an independent trader, analyst and algorithmic trading expert, having worked both for the sell side (brokerage) and the buy side (fund administration). I have been trading professionally for about 20 years. I trade stocks and forex and I play both long and short positions in underlying asset or through options. I have experience with discretionary and fully automated systems (Metatrader and Quantshare).


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