How Analysts Feel About Sweetgreen Inc. (SG)?


As of Wednesday close, Sweetgreen Inc.’s (NYSE:SG) stock was up $0.21, moving up 2.22 percent to $9.65. The average number of shares traded per day over the past five days has been 1,199,140 shares. 3 times new highs have been achieved over the past 5 days, with a $0.14 gain in that time frame. In the last twenty days, the average volume was 1,462,410, while in the previous 50 days, it was 1,785,658.

Since last month, SG stock rose 26.31%. Shares of the company fell to $7.35 on 04/26/23, the lowest level in the past month. A 52-week high of $21.66 was reached on 02/02/23 after having rallying from a 52-week low of $6.10. Since the beginning of this year, SG’s stock price has risen by 12.60% or $1.08, and marked a new high 10 times. However, the stock has declined by -55.45% since its 52-week high.

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SG stock investors should be aware that Sweetgreen Inc. (SG) stock had its last reported insider trading activity 3 days ago on May 22. Gemperle Adrienne, the Chief People Officer of the company, disposed of 6,112 shares for $9.60 on May 22. It resulted in a $58,675 divestment by the insider. McPhail James sold 6,326 shares at an average price of $9.46 on May 16. The insider now owns 142,107 shares following the transaction. On May 16, Chief Financial Officer Reback Mitch sold 4,526 shares at $9.46 apiece. The transaction was valued at $42,816.

Financial Health

In the three months ended March 30, Sweetgreen Inc.’s quick ratio stood at 4.30, while its current ratio was 4.40, showing that the company is able to pay off its debt. On the profitability front, the trailing twelve-month gross margin is 23.50% percent. In the year ended March 30, EBITDA margin amounted to -19.07%, whereas operating margins totaled -36.40%. Based on annual data, SG earned $69.29 million in gross profit and brought in $470.11 million in revenue.

A company’s management is another factor that investors consider when determining the profitability of an investment. In the past year, return on investment (ROI) was -36.00%. Return on equity (ROE) for the past 12 months was -31.00%.

According to the earnings report, the company had a higher net income in the recent quarter than it did in the previous quarter. SG’s revenue rose 17.97% to $118.56 million during the quarter, while net income inched up to $125.06 million. While analysts expected Sweetgreen Inc. to report -$0.35 quarterly earnings, the actual figure was -$0.29 per share, beating the consensus estimate by 17.10%. During the quarter, the company generated -$21.95 million in EBITDA. The liabilities of Sweetgreen Inc. were 373.25 million at the end of its most recent quarter ended March 30, and its total debt was $303.42 million. The value of shareholders’ equity is $111.45 million.

Technical Picture

This quick technical analysis looks at Sweetgreen Inc.’s (SG) price momentum. With a historical volatility rate of 45.44%, the RSI 9-day stood at 66.74% on 24 May.

With respect to its five-day moving average, the current Sweetgreen Inc. price is up by +1.47% percent or $0.14. At present, SG shares trade +30.76% above its 20-day simple moving average and +14.20% percent above its 100-day simple moving average. However, the stock is currently trading approximately +38.05% above its SMA50 and -45.14% below its SMA200.

Stochastic coefficient K was 88.41% and Stochastic coefficient D was 87.90%, while ATR was 0.47. Given the Stochastic reading of 89.80% for the 14-day period, the RSI (14) reading has been calculated as 64.53%. As of today, the MACD Oscillator reading stands at 0.15, while the 14-day reading stands at 0.26.

Analyst Ratings

Sweetgreen Inc. (SG) has been rated Overweight by analysts. According to 0 brokerage firms, SG is a sell, and 4 firms recommend it is a Hold. There are 0 analysts who say the stock is underweight. A total of 0 analysts rate Sweetgreen Inc. stock as buy, with 4 recommending it as overweight.

With a median target price of $10.00, the current consensus forecast for the stock is $9.00 – $15.00. Based on these forecasts, analysts predict Sweetgreen Inc. (SG) will achieve an average price target of $10.71.


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