Novan Inc. (NASDAQ:NOVN) went up by 2.03% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $25.90. The company’s stock price has collected 15.60% of gains in the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported 14 hours ago that Novan Announces Positive Preclinical Data in SB019 COVID-19 Anti-Viral Therapy Program
Is It Worth Investing in Novan Inc. (NASDAQ :NOVN) Right Now?
Plus, the 36-month beta value for NOVN is at -0.05. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 2 analysts out of 2 who provided ratings for Novan Inc. 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 $30.33, which is -$5.87 below the current price. NOVN currently public float of 14.07M and currently shorts hold a 1.76% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of NOVN was 639.59K shares.
NOVN’s Market Performance
NOVN stocks went up by 15.60% for the week, with a monthly drop of -21.73% and a quarterly performance of -47.75%, while its annual performance rate touched 84.49%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 8.09% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 10.21% for Novan Inc.. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -10.03% for NOVN stocks with a simple moving average of -7.93% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of NOVN
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for NOVN stocks, with ROTH Capital repeating the rating for NOVN by listing it as a “Buy.” The predicted price for NOVN in the upcoming period, according to ROTH Capital is $3 based on the research report published on April 22nd of the current year 2021.
NOVN Trading at -24.45% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought NOVN to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -65.10% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 10.21%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 8.09%, as shares sank -18.56% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading -43.50% lower at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, NOVN rose by +15.60%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +100.84% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $9.94. In addition, Novan Inc. saw 11.19% 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 NOVN starting from STAFFORD PAULA B, who purchase 70,000 shares at the price of $1.43 back on Mar 26. After this action, STAFFORD PAULA B now owns 150,693 shares of Novan Inc., valued at $100,100 using the latest closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for NOVN
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- -531.81 for the present operating margin
The net margin for Novan Inc. stands at -595.39.
Based on Novan Inc. (NOVN), the company’s capital structure generated 32.11 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 24.31. Total debt to assets is 2.04, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 16.06. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 12.15.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 9.23, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.02. The receivables turnover for the company is 1.86 and the total asset turnover is 0.13. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 5.05.