Acacia Research Corporation (ACTG) Buy or Sell Stock Guide

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Are you looking for the analysis of Acacia Research Corporation (ACTG) stock? Are you wondering what the bulls and the bears say about it?

If so, you came to the right place. In this stock guide, we will share with you 2 reasons to buy and 3 reasons to sell ACTG stock. You’ll get a perspective on what the bulls and the bears say about it.

The analysis below may be also helpful to you if you have any of the following questions about ACTG stock:

  • Is ACTG a buy or a sell?
  • Should I sell or hold ACTG stock today?
  • Is ACTG a good buy / investment?
  • What are ACTG analyst opinions, recommendations and ratings?

Let’s start with the bull case. Here are the reasons to buy ACTG stock:

1. ACTG average analyst rating is Buy. See ACTG analyst rating chart.

2. ACTG average analyst price target ($6.50) is above its current price ($2.61). See ACTG price target chart.

Now that you understand the bull case, let’s look at the reasons to sell ACTG stock (i.e., the bear case):

1. ACTG quarterly revenue growth was -15.80%, lower than the industry and sector average revenue growth (2.35% and 3.07%, respectively). See ACTG revenue growth chart.

2. ACTG profitability is declining. The YoY profit margin change was -113.78 percentage points. See ACTG profitability chart.

3. ACTG Price/Sales ratio is 1.79, and it’s high compared to its industry peers’ P/S ratios. See ACTG forward Price/Sales ratio chart.

Now let's look at the key statistics for ACTG:

Metrics ACTG
Price $3.00
Average Price Target / Upside $6.50 / 116.67%
Average Analyst Rating Hold
Industry Business Services
Sector Industrials
Number of Employees 13
Market Cap $161.36M
Forward P/E Ratio -299
Price/Book Ratio 2.7
Revenue (TTM) $59.76M
YoY Quarterly Revenue Growth -87.5%
Profit Margin -48.72%

What are your thoughts on ACTG?

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