Earnings on the Doorstep For China Finance Online Co. Limited

China Finance Online Co. Limited (NASDAQ:JRJC) is getting prepared to post earnings results on 8/14/2017 4:30:00 PM. For the last period, the company reported quarter over quarter EPS growth of -743.10% and quarter over quarter sales growth of -71.70%.

Heading into the earnings release, covering analysts have a consensus target price of $8.30 on China Finance Online Co. Limited shares. After a recent check, company stock has been trading near the $1.76 mark. Sell-side analysts have also provided a consensus recommendation of 3.00 on company shares. Investors will be eagerly watching to see if the firm beats or misses on the earnings front.

Depending on the earnings numbers reported, China Finance Online Co. Limited (NASDAQ:JRJC) stock may see increased volatility following the report. In terms of recent volatility, the average for the month is 7.95% and 13.59% for the past week. The relative volume (ratio between current volume and 3-month average) is presently sitting at 1.01.

Stock Performance Review

Since the start of the New Year, China Finance Online Co. Limited (NASDAQ:JRJC) shares have seen a move of -51.38%. Looking back over the last month, shares have performed 17.33%. For the past 5 days of trading, the stock has seen a move of 17.33%.

Let’s also take a brief look at the stock price in relation to some highs/lows and moving averages. China Finance Online Co. Limited (NASDAQ:JRJC) shares have been recently spotted -66.09% away from the 52-week high, and 33.33% away from the 52-week low mark. After a recent look, shares have been seen -38.48% from the 200-day moving average, and 5.25% from the 50-day moving average. The stock’s current RSI reading is at 60.80.

Share Ownership

As the earnings date approaches, we can see that insider ownership is currently 11.50% shares, and institutional ownership is at 12.00% for China Finance Online Co. Limited (NASDAQ:JRJC) stock. Over the past few months, insider ownership has seen a move of 0.00% while institutional ownership has changed -7.68%.