Based on the lastest quarterly filings, institutions continue to be large stakeholders in Lantronix, Inc. (NASDAQ:LTRX).  The big banks are holding 19.50% of the shares while company insiders are clinging to 4.20%.  Shares of Lantronix, Inc. are currently valued at $4.11 with a furture target price of $6.00 according to research brokerages.  

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Lantronix, Inc. (NASDAQ:LTRX)’s stock has been a favorite of “smart money” aka institutions, as of late.  Institutions are currently holders of 19.50% of the shares.  On the other hand, company insiders are holding 4.20%.  Lantronix, Inc.’s stock price currently sits at $4.11.

Let’s take a look at how the stock has been performing recently.  Over the past twelve months, Lantronix, Inc. (NASDAQ:LTRX)’s stock was 103.47%.  Over the last week of the month, it was -30.81%, 52.79% over the last quarter, and  85.97% for the past six months. 

Over the past 50 days, Lantronix, Inc. stock was -36.48% off of the high and 63.35% removed from the low.  Their 52-Week High and Low are noted here.  -36.48% (High), 130.90%, (Low). 

Lantronix, Inc. (NASDAQ:LTRX)’s RSI (Relative Strength Index) is 41.51.  RSI is a technical indicator of price momentum, comparing the size of recent gains to the size of recent losses and establishes oversold and overbought positions.

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Another important element to consider is the price target and recommendations from brokerage firm analysts.  On a consensus basis the Street sees the stock heading to 6.00 in the near term.  Based on a 1 to 5 integer scale, analysts have a 2.00 recommendation on the name.

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