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In the latest trading session, Blink Charging (BLNK) closed at $23.70, marking no change from the previous day. This change was narrower than the S&P 500’s daily loss of 1.9%. At the same time, the Dow lost 1.43%, and the tech-heavy Nasdaq gained 0.06%.
Prior to today’s trading, shares of the company had gained 3.4% over the past month. This has outpaced the Computer and Technology sector’s loss of 4.42% and the S&P 500’s loss of 3.39% in that time.
Blink Charging will be looking to display strength as it nears its next earnings release. In that report, analysts expect Blink Charging to post earnings of -$0.39 per share. This would mark a year-over-year decline of 62.5%. Our most recent consensus estimate is calling for quarterly revenue of $5.99 million, up 144.37% from the year-ago period.
Any recent changes to analyst estimates for Blink Charging should also be noted by investors. These recent revisions tend to reflect the evolving nature of short-term business trends. As such, positive estimate revisions reflect analyst optimism about the company’s business and profitability.
Our research shows that these estimate changes are directly correlated with near-term stock prices. We developed the Zacks Rank to capitalize on this phenomenon. Our system takes these estimate changes into account and delivers a clear, actionable rating model.
Ranging from #1 (Strong Buy) to #5 (Strong Sell), the Zacks Rank system has a proven, outside-audited track record of outperformance, with #1 stocks returning an average of +25% annually since 1988. Within the past 30 days, our consensus EPS projection remained stagnant. Blink Charging is currently a Zacks Rank #3 (Hold).
The Electronics – Miscellaneous Services industry is part of the Computer and Technology sector. This group has a Zacks Industry Rank of 22, putting it in the top 9% of all 250+ industries.
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