Astrotech Corporation (NASDAQ:ASTC) went up by 6.37% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $7.75. The company’s stock price has collected 18.58% of gains in the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 12/21/20 that Astrotech’s Subsidiary 1(st) Detect Wins Gold at ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards as Best CBRNE Detection System
Is It Worth Investing in Astrotech Corporation (NASDAQ :ASTC) Right Now?
Plus, the 36-month beta value for ASTC is at -0.91. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 1 analysts out of 1 who provided ratings for Astrotech Corporation declared the stock was a “buy,” while 0 rated the stock as “overweight,” 0 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $25.00. ASTC currently public float of 14.53M and currently shorts hold a 0.53% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of ASTC was 3.51M shares.
ASTC’s Market Performance
ASTC stocks went up by 18.58% for the week, with a monthly jump of 10.15% and a quarterly performance of 24.00%, while its annual performance rate touched -2.25%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 8.10% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 7.06% for Astrotech Corporation. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 15.58% for ASTC stocks with a simple moving average of -7.95% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of ASTC
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for ASTC stocks, with Chardan Capital Markets repeating the rating for ASTC by listing it as a “Buy.” The predicted price for ASTC in the upcoming period, according to Chardan Capital Markets is $5 based on the research report published on October 28th of the previous year 2016.
ASTC Trading at 17.16% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought ASTC to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -72.00% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 7.06%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 8.10%, as shares surge +13.61% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading -10.70% lower at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, ASTC rose by +18.58%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by -37.46% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $1.89. In addition, Astrotech Corporation saw 22.60% in overturn over a single year, with a tendency to cut further gains.
Stock Fundamentals for ASTC
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- -1662.70 for the present operating margin
- +7.99 for the gross margin
The net margin for Astrotech Corporation stands at -1703.07. The total capital return value is set at -221.18, while invested capital returns managed to touch -387.64.
Based on Astrotech Corporation (ASTC), the company’s capital structure generated 640.64 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 86.50. Total debt to assets is 67.52, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 152.80. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 20.63.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 38.40, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.21. The receivables turnover for the company is 1.01 and the total asset turnover is 0.10. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.07.