OraSure Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:OSUR) went up by 2.16% from its latest closing price when compared to the 1-year high value of $16.95 and move down -123.91%, while OSUR stocks collected -3.32% of loss with the last five trading sessions.

OraSure Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:OSUR) Worth an Investment?

OraSure Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: OSUR) scored price to earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 270.36 times of increase in earnings at the present.

OSUR Market Performance

OSUR stocks went down by -3.32% for the week, with the monthly drop of -11.46% and a quarterly performance of -13.39%, while its annual performance rate touched -54.83%. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -8.14% for OSUR stocks with the simple moving average of -28.83% for the last 200 days.

Analysts’ Opinion on OraSure Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:OSUR)

Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for OSUR stocks, with Raymond James repeating the rating for OSUR shares by setting it to “Mkt Perform”. The predicted price for OSUR socks in the upcoming period according to Raymond James is $6 based on the research report published on October 23, 2018.

Stephens, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see OSUR stock at the price of $6. The rating they have provided for OSUR stocks is “Equal-Weight” according to the report published on July 16, 2018.

OSUR Stocks -11.69% Far from 50 Day Moving Average

After a stumble in the market that brought OSUR to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, OraSure Technologies, Inc. was unable to take a rebound, for now settling with -55.34% of loss for the given period.

The stock volatility was left at 3.55%, however, within the period of a single month, the volatility rate increased by 5.00%, while the shares sank at the distance of -10.84% for the moving average in the last 20 days. In oppose to the moving average for the last 50 days, trading by -9.99% lower at the present time.

In the course of the last 5 trading sessions, OSUR went down by -3.32%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200 days to the total of -48.54% of losses for the stock in comparison to the 20-day moving average settled at $8.19. In addition, OraSure Technologies, Inc. saw -35.19% in overturn over the period of a single year with a tendency to cut further losses.

OSUR Stock Insider Trading

Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at OraSure Technologies, Inc. (OSUR), starting from TANG STEPHEN S PHD, who bought 1,000 shares at the price of $8.56 back on May 14. After this action, Rushing now owns 119,960 shares of OraSure Technologies, Inc., valued at $8,560 with the latest closing price.

JERRETT JACK E, the SVP & General Counsel of OraSure Technologies, Inc., bought 10,000 shares at the value of $8.55 during a trade that took place back on May 13, which means that JERRETT JACK E is holding 91,885 shares at the value of $85,487 based on the most recent closing price.

OSUR Stock Fundamentals

The current profitability levels are settled at +21.61 for the present operating margin and +62.51 for gross margin. The net margin for OraSure Technologies, Inc. stands at +11.22. Total capital return value is set at 14.50, while invested capital returns managed to touch 7.53. Equity return holds the value 7.40%, with 6.60% for asset returns.

The receivables turnover for OraSure Technologies, Inc. is 4.70 with the total asset turnover at the value of 0.59. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 7.84.