Viatris Inc. (NASDAQ:VTRS) went up by 0.93% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $23.11. The company’s stock price has collected -0.38% of loss in the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 12/18/20 that Mylan Wins Summary Judgment in EpiPen(R) Litigation Brought by Sanofi
Is It Worth Investing in Viatris Inc. (NASDAQ :VTRS) Right Now?
Viatris Inc. (NASDAQ:VTRS) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 35.86 x from its present earnings ratio. Plus, the 36-month beta value for VTRS is at 1.58. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 6 analysts out of 16 who provided ratings for Viatris Inc. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 2 rated the stock as “overweight,” 8 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $21.86, which is $3.28 above the current price. VTRS currently public float of 515.95M and currently shorts hold a 7.88% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of VTRS was 12.37M shares.
VTRS’s Market Performance
VTRS stocks went down by -0.38% for the week, with a monthly jump of 5.42% and a quarterly performance of 18.09%, while its annual performance rate touched -11.41%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 3.12% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 2.84% for Viatris Inc.. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 3.04% for VTRS stocks with a simple moving average of 14.04% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of VTRS
Bernstein, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see VTRS reach a price target of $21. The rating they have provided for VTRS stocks is “Mkt Perform” according to the report published on December 14th, 2020.
VTRS Trading at 9.33% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought VTRS to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -20.08% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 2.84%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 3.12%, as shares surge +4.41% for the moving average over the last 20 days.
During the last 5 trading sessions, VTRS fell by -0.38%, in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $17.96. In addition, Viatris Inc. saw -1.44% in overturn over a single year, with a tendency to cut further losses.
Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at VTRS starting from KILTS JAMES M, who purchase 27,736 shares at the price of $17.66 back on Dec 16. After this action, KILTS JAMES M now owns 64,905 shares of Viatris Inc., valued at $489,693 using the latest closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for VTRS
Equity return is now at value 2.20, with 0.90 for asset returns.