The Epizyme Inc. (NASDAQ:EPZM) is going down by -5.75% in today’s trading session, a fall equivalent to -0.95% of the stock’s price from yesterday’s market close. A news came out 1 hour ago stating that Epizyme Announces FDA Advisory Committee Meeting to Review Tazemetostat for the Treatment of Patients with Epithelioid Sarcoma by WSJ. The lowest point that the shares touched during the trading session was $16.35, while the peak of the day was recorded at a share price of $16.80. EPZM finished the previous session at $16.52 according to the data provided by Barchart, while the trading volume was observed to be $584134.
In the 100 days of trading, EPZM managed to top a 12.63% Moving average. Additionally, Epizyme Inc. shares have achieved a 52-week range between 5.14 and 17.00 alongside 100 days raw stochastic set at 80.33%.
The number of shares outstanding, according to the fundamentals of the company, is set at 91.68M, equal to the value of $1.51B in market capitalization. In the last 30 days, Epizyme Inc. shares went down by -8.41%, adding 17.00 to growth in value, on top of a +26.98% boost since 11/01/19.
Epizyme Inc. (NASDAQ:EPZM) Analyst’s Estimates
Epizyme Inc. (EPZM) could record at least -$0.51 per share in quarterly earnings in the upcoming report on 03/11/2020, a number that would actually represent a decrease of -2.02 YOY.
According to the average analyst rating, Epizyme Inc. would be rated as Buy. Out of 8 different analysts monitoring EPZM stock, 7 analysts rate the stock as a BUY, 1 suggest to give the rating of HOLD, 0 indicate that EPZM is an OVERWEIGHT, 0 rated the stock as a SELL, and 0 analyst believes that the stock should be rated as UNDERWEIGHT.
On May 30, 2019, the stock earned a Resumed rating due to a new analyst call from Citigroup, while analysts from Leerink Partners believe that the stock is set at Outperform from Mkt Perform, as concluded on January 07, 2019. Morgan Stanley, is still rather wary about the stock, deciding to keep the rating at Equal-Weight as confirmed through a call on September 07, 2018.
Jefferies, on the other hand, provided a rather enthusiastic opinion on the rating, concluded in an analyst call on January 24, 2018, giving the stock a Buy rating.
EPZM Key Ratios To Watch:
Taking in account the profitability of the Company, the operating margin has been recorded at -590.35. The firm is also showcasing profitability through returns on assets in the company’s ownership, with ROA set at -43.77%. Beta value of the stock is recorded at 2.58. Additionally, Epizyme Inc. is recording price volatility of 3.21% for the period of the last seven days and 5.19% in the last 30 days.
Epizyme Inc. (NASDAQ:EPZM) Technical Outlook
For the period of the last 50 days, Epizyme Inc. had its Raw Stochastic average set at 80.33% for the latest technical analysis. In comparison to the period of the last 20 days, the present Raw Stochastic average for the last 50 days poses as improvement, set at 69.82%. Stochastic %K for Epizyme Inc., with the last 20 days included, was set at 84.85%, having Stochastic %D topping 90.40%. Based on the previous performance of the company for the mentioned period, there are more than several recorded moving trends. When it comes to the period of the last 12 months, accounting the time for year-to-date, price performance appears to be encouraging for Epizyme Inc. stocks with recording 168.18% in metrics.
Epizyme Inc. Insider Watch:
Similarly, 98.08% of the company’s float is held by institutions – and there are 156 institutions in total holding shares of this company. The top three institutional holders of EPZM stocks are: Primecap Management Company with ownership of $118.36 million, which is approximately 11474327 of the company’s shares; Redmile Group, LLC, holding 8636933 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $89.09 million; and Vanguard Group, Inc. (The), currently with more than 7145393 shares of the company valued at $73.7 million. Positions in Epizyme Inc. stocks held by institutional investors has been changing actively in the past six months, a period during which there were 12 insider purchases amounting to 26626 shares. Similarly, there were 6 sale transactions amounting to 162074 shares, with the net shares purchased during the last six months reaching -135,448.