AcelRx Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:ACRX) went up by 60.29% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $2.13. The company’s stock price has collected 59.12% of gains in the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 12/10/20 that AcelRx Pharmaceuticals Announces Publication of Clinical Data on Decreased Postoperative Opioid Requirements and Enhanced Postanesthesia Recovery Following Perioperative Use of DSUVIA(R)
Is It Worth Investing in AcelRx Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ :ACRX) Right Now?
Plus, the 36-month beta value for ACRX is at 1.16. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 3 analysts out of 4 who provided ratings for AcelRx Pharmaceuticals Inc. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 0 rated the stock as “overweight,” 0 rated it as “hold,” and 1 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $5.46. ACRX currently public float of 88.61M and currently shorts hold a 8.75% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of ACRX was 1.46M shares.
ACRX’s Market Performance
ACRX stocks went up by 59.12% for the week, with a monthly jump of 53.52% and a quarterly performance of 10.10%, while its annual performance rate touched 14.44%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 18.48% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 9.75% for AcelRx Pharmaceuticals Inc.. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 68.86% for ACRX stocks with a simple moving average of 57.61% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of ACRX
Credit Suisse, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see ACRX reach a price target of $2, previously predicting the price at $7. The rating they have provided for ACRX stocks is “Neutral” according to the report published on November 11th, 2019.
ACRX Trading at 51.05% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought ACRX to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was able to rebound, for now settling with 2.35% of gains for the given period.
Volatility was left at 9.75%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 18.48%, as shares surge +54.61% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +21.11% upper at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, ACRX rose by +59.12%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +71.65% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $1.33. In addition, AcelRx Pharmaceuticals Inc. saw 75.81% in overturn over a single year, with a tendency to cut further gains.
Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at ACRX starting from Angotti Vincent J., who purchase 7,547 shares at the price of $1.33 back on Jun 15. After this action, Angotti Vincent J. now owns 468,757 shares of AcelRx Pharmaceuticals Inc., valued at $10,035 using the latest closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for ACRX
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- -2368.06 for the present operating margin
- -197.34 for the gross margin
The net margin for AcelRx Pharmaceuticals Inc. stands at -2325.91. The total capital return value is set at -56.97, while invested capital returns managed to touch -60.73. Equity return is now at value 85.50, with -60.70 for asset returns.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 97.31, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.55. The receivables turnover for the company is 4.58 and the total asset turnover is 0.02. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 5.27.