Axcella Health Inc. (NASDAQ:AXLA) went up by 48.70% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $6.84. The company’s stock price has collected 57.85% of gains in the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 05/25/21 that Invaio Sciences Raises $88.9 Million to Accelerate the Transition to Biological Agriculture
Is It Worth Investing in Axcella Health Inc. (NASDAQ :AXLA) Right Now?
Opinions of the stock are interesting as 7 analysts out of 8 who provided ratings for Axcella Health Inc. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 0 rated the stock as “overweight,” 1 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $14.25. AXLA currently public float of 29.14M and currently shorts hold a 1.77% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of AXLA was 84.14K shares.
AXLA’s Market Performance
AXLA stocks went up by 57.85% for the week, with a monthly jump of 47.84% and a quarterly performance of -11.55%, while its annual performance rate touched -3.57%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 18.16% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 9.14% for Axcella Health Inc.. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 55.90% for AXLA stocks with a simple moving average of 4.07% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of AXLA
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for AXLA stocks, with Chardan Capital Markets repeating the rating for AXLA by listing it as a “Buy.” The predicted price for AXLA in the upcoming period, according to Chardan Capital Markets is $16 based on the research report published on June 03rd of the current year 2021.
ROTH Capital, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see AXLA reach a price target of $28. The rating they have provided for AXLA stocks is “Buy” according to the report published on November 18th, 2020.
Chardan Capital Markets gave a rating of “Buy” to AXLA, setting the target price at $16 in the report published on October 27th of the previous year.
AXLA Trading at 32.45% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought AXLA to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -25.00% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 9.14%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 18.16%, as shares surge +50.44% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +10.80% upper at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, AXLA rose by +57.85%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by -2.29% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $3.38. In addition, Axcella Health Inc. saw -1.16% 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 AXLA starting from Chakravarthy Manu, who sale 18,472 shares at the price of $5.50 back on Feb 01. After this action, Chakravarthy Manu now owns 41,528 shares of Axcella Health Inc., valued at $101,631 using the latest closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for AXLA
The total capital return value is set at -57.97, while invested capital returns managed to touch -60.87. Equity return is now at value -71.20, with -50.50 for asset returns.
Based on Axcella Health Inc. (AXLA), the company’s capital structure generated 33.46 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 25.07. Total debt to assets is 23.01, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 33.46. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 25.07.
The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 14.01.