Analysts rate Hyliion Holdings Corp. (HYLN:NYE) with a Under-perform rating and a $5 target

Cantor Fitzgerald Securities Downgrade the HYLN stock price target to $5 and rates it as neutral.

Based on the Hyliion stock forecast from 2 analysts, the average analyst HYLN stock price target is USD 5.00 over the next 12 months. Hyliion Holdings Corp’s average analyst rating is Under-perform. Stock Target Advisor’s own stock analysis of HYLN stock forecast is Very Bearish, which is based on 0 positive signals and 7 negative signals. At the last closing, Hyliion stock price was USD 2.96Hyliion stock price has changed by -0.11% over the past week, -1.10% over the past month and -65.90% over the last year.

 

About Hyliion Holdings Corp. (HYLN:NYE):

Hyliion Holdings Corp. designs, develops, and sells electrified powertrain solutions for the commercial vehicle industry. It also provides battery management systems for hybrid and fully electric vehicle applications; and battery packs. The company was founded in 2015 and is headquartered in Cedar Park, Texas.

 

Most Recent Analyst Ratings for HYLN’s stock:

Downgrade Cantor Fitzgerald Overweight » Neutral USD 5 2022-08-11
Downgraded by JP Morgan & Company Neutral » Underweight 2022-06-21
Maintains Barclays Equal-Weight USD 7 » USD 4 2022-03-10
Upgraded by UBS Sell » Neutral USD 4.5 » USD 4 2022-03-02
Downgrades Barclays Equal-Weight USD 12 » USD 7 2021-11-11
Initiated by Cantor Fitzgerald Securities Overweight USD 12 2021-11-11
Downgraded by UBS Neutral » Sell USD 14 » USD 5 2021-10-11
Initiates Coverage On Cantor Fitzgerald Overweight USD 17 2021-07-06
Initiated by UBS Neutral USD 14 2021-03-18
Downgrades Goldman Sachs Sell USD 19 » USD 12 2021-02-03
Initiated by Barclays Overweight USD 20 2020-12-16
Initiated by JP Morgan & Company Neutral USD 27 2020-10-28

 

 

What we like:

There is nothing we particularly like about the fundamental aspects of HYLN’s stock.

 

What we don’t like:

Low market capitalization:

HYLN stock is among the smaller entities in its sectors with below median market capitalization. That may make it less stable in the long run unless it has a unique technology or market which can help it grow or get acquired in future.

Poor risk adjusted returns:

This company is delivering below median risk adjusted returns in its peers. Even if it is outperforming on returns, the returns are unpredictable. Proceed with caution.

Below median dividend returns:

The average income yield of HYLN stock over the past 5 years has been low compared to its peers. However, it is not a problem if you are not looking for income.

Negative cashflow:

Hyliion stock had negative total cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Negative free cash flow:

Hyliion stock had negative total free cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Low Earnings Growth:

HYLN stock has shown below median earnings growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector

Low Revenue Growth:

HYLN stock has shown below median revenue growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector.

 

 

Analysts rate Luminar Technologies (LAZR:NSD) with a Strong Buy rating and a $16 target

JP Morgan & Company initiates the coverage on Luminar Technologies Stock with an overweight rating and $30 target.

Based on the Luminar Technologies stock forecast from 11 analysts, the average analyst target price for Luminar Technologies is USD 16.36 over the next 12 months. Luminar Technologies’s average analyst rating is Strong Buy. Stock Target Advisor’s own stock analysis of LAZR stock forecast is Bearish, which is based on 1 positive signal and 8 negative signals. At the last closing, Luminar Technologies stock price was USD 9.53Luminar Technologies stock price has changed by +0.71% over the past week, +0.03% over the past month and -43.81% over the last year.

 

About Luminar Technologies (LAZR:NSD):

Luminar Technologies, Inc., an automotive technology company, provides sensor technologies and software for passenger cars and commercial trucks in North America, the Asia Pacific, Europe, and the Middle East. It operates in two segments, Autonomy Solutions and Components. The Autonomy Solutions segment designs, manufactures, and sells laser imaging, detection, and ranging sensors, as well as related perception and autonomy software solutions primarily for original equipment manufacturers in the automobile, commercial vehicle, robo-taxi, and adjacent industries. The Component segment develops ultra-sensitive pixel-based sensors. This segment also designs, tests, and provides consulting services for non-standard integrated circuits for use in automobile and aeronautics sector, as well as government spending in military and defense activities. The company was founded in 2012 and is headquartered in Orlando, Florida.

 

What we like:

High market capitalization

Luminar Technologies Stock is one of the largest entities in its sector and is among the top quartile. Such companies tend to be more stable.

 

What we don’t like:

Poor risk-adjusted returns

This company is delivering below median risk adjusted returns in its peers. Even if it is outperforming on returns, the returns are unpredictable. Proceed with caution.

Below median dividend returns

The average income yield of Luminar Technologies stock over the past 5 years has been low compared to its peers. However, it is not a problem if you are not looking for income.

Overpriced compared to book value

Luminar Technologies stock priceis trading high compared to its peers median on a price to book value basis.

Highly leveraged

The company is in the bottom half compared to its sector peers on debt to equity and is highly leveraged. However, do check the stock forecast and look at its sector and management statements. Sometimes this is high because the company is trying to grow aggressively.

Negative cashflow

The company had negative total cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Negative free cash flow

The company had negative total free cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Low Earnings Growth

Luminar Technologies stock has shown below median earnings growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector

Low Revenue Growth

This stock has shown below median revenue growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector.

Analysts rate Quantumscape Corp. (QS:NYE) with a Buy rating and a $17 target

Based on the Quantumscape stock forecast from 5 analysts, the average analyst QS stock price target is USD 17.57 over the next 12 months. Quantumscape Corp’s average analyst rating is Buy. Stock Target Advisor’s own stock analysis of QS stock forecast is Bearish, which is based on 2 positive signals and 6 negative signals. At the last closing, Quantumscape stock price was USD 10.18Quantumscape stock price has changed by -1.34% over the past week, -1.18% over the past month and -57.79% over the last year.

 

About Quantumscape Corp. (QS:NYE):

QuantumScape Corporation, a development stage company, focuses on the development and commercialization of solid-state lithium-metal batteries for electric vehicles and other applications. The company was founded in 2010 and is headquartered in San Jose, California.

 

What we like:

High market capitalization:

QS stock is one of the largest entities in its sector and is among the top quartile. Such companies tend to be more stable.

Low volatility:

The annual returns for QS stock have been stable and consistent compared to its sector peers (for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile. Although stability is good, also keep in mind it can limit returns.

 

What we don’t like:

Poor risk adjusted returns:

This company is delivering below median risk adjusted returns in its peers. Even if it is outperforming on returns, the returns are unpredictable. Proceed with caution.

Below median dividend returns:

The average income yield of QS stock over the past 5 years has been low compared to its peers. However, it is not a problem if you are not looking for income.

Overpriced compared to book value:

QS stock price is trading high compared to its peers median on a price to book value basis.

Negative cashflow:

The company had negative total cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Negative free cash flow:

The company had negative total free cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Low Earnings Growth:

QS stock has shown below median earnings growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector.