Paratek Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:PRTK) went down by -4.14% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $11.23. The company’s stock price has collected -1.00% of loss in the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 06/29/21 that Paratek Pharmaceuticals Announces First BARDA Project BioShield Procurement of NUZYRA(R) (omadacycline) Valued at $38 Million
Is It Worth Investing in Paratek Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ :PRTK) Right Now?
Plus, the 36-month beta value for PRTK is at 1.54. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 5 analysts out of 6 who provided ratings for Paratek Pharmaceuticals Inc. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 1 rated the stock as “overweight,” 0 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $19.60. PRTK currently public float of 42.91M and currently shorts hold a 10.24% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of PRTK was 625.25K shares.
PRTK’s Market Performance
PRTK stocks went down by -1.00% for the week, with a monthly drop of -29.54% and a quarterly performance of -2.25%, while its annual performance rate touched 34.76%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 4.51% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 6.87% for Paratek Pharmaceuticals Inc.. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -18.45% for PRTK stocks with a simple moving average of -0.69% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of PRTK
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for PRTK stocks, with WBB Securities repeating the rating for PRTK by listing it as a “Buy.” The predicted price for PRTK in the upcoming period, according to WBB Securities is $10 based on the research report published on April 23rd of the current year 2021.
Jefferies, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see PRTK reach a price target of $15. The rating they have provided for PRTK stocks is “Buy” according to the report published on March 02nd, 2021.
H.C. Wainwright gave a rating of “Buy” to PRTK, setting the target price at $22 in the report published on November 09th of the previous year.
PRTK Trading at -15.11% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought PRTK to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -38.23% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 6.87%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 4.51%, as shares sank -27.71% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading -11.82% lower at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, PRTK fell by -1.00%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +19.04% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $8.38. In addition, Paratek Pharmaceuticals Inc. saw 10.86% 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 PRTK starting from Woodrow Adam, who sale 17,182 shares at the price of $9.70 back on Jun 04. After this action, Woodrow Adam now owns 474,796 shares of Paratek Pharmaceuticals Inc., valued at $166,665 using the latest closing price.
Haskel William M., the CLO, General Counsel & Sec. of Paratek Pharmaceuticals Inc., sale 7,561 shares at $9.70 during a trade that took place back on Jun 04, which means that Haskel William M. is holding 357,092 shares at $73,342 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for PRTK
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- -160.91 for the present operating margin
- +80.33 for the gross margin
The net margin for Paratek Pharmaceuticals Inc. stands at -205.74. The total capital return value is set at -40.30, while invested capital returns managed to touch -51.77. Equity return is now at value 95.70, with -45.80 for asset returns.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 8.59, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.63. The receivables turnover for the company is 3.71 and the total asset turnover is 0.22. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 6.85.