Natera Inc. (NASDAQ:NTRA) went up by 9.17% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $127.19. The company’s stock price has collected 3.19% of gains in the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 07/20/21 that Natera Launches Proposed Follow-On Offering
Is It Worth Investing in Natera Inc. (NASDAQ :NTRA) Right Now?
Plus, the 36-month beta value for NTRA is at 1.30. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 10 analysts out of 12 who provided ratings for Natera Inc. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 1 rated the stock as “overweight,” 1 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $141.36, which is $19.58 above the current price. NTRA currently public float of 84.50M and currently shorts hold a 7.03% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of NTRA was 1.16M shares.
NTRA’s Market Performance
NTRA stocks went up by 3.19% for the week, with a monthly jump of 7.13% and a quarterly performance of 6.82%, while its annual performance rate touched 137.84%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 5.86% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 4.21% for Natera Inc.. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 1.74% for NTRA stocks with a simple moving average of 17.69% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of NTRA
Wells Fargo, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see NTRA reach a price target of $110. The rating they have provided for NTRA stocks is “Overweight” according to the report published on May 25th, 2021.
Truist gave a rating of “Buy” to NTRA, setting the target price at $143 in the report published on January 28th of the current year.
NTRA Trading at 13.30% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought NTRA to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -7.94% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 4.21%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 5.86%, as shares surge +5.62% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +29.25% upper at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, NTRA rose by +3.19%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +65.43% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $115.40. In addition, Natera Inc. saw 17.65% 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 NTRA starting from Chapman Rowan E, who sale 3,000 shares at the price of $108.32 back on Jul 19. After this action, Chapman Rowan E now owns 4,856 shares of Natera Inc., valued at $324,967 using the latest closing price.
Rabinowitz Matthew, the EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN of Natera Inc., sale 76 shares at $116.20 during a trade that took place back on Jul 14, which means that Rabinowitz Matthew is holding 580,126 shares at $8,831 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for NTRA
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- -55.31 for the present operating margin
- +47.92 for the gross margin
The net margin for Natera Inc. stands at -58.76. The total capital return value is set at -35.99, while invested capital returns managed to touch -42.21. Equity return is now at value -60.80, with -29.30 for asset returns.
Based on Natera Inc. (NTRA), the company’s capital structure generated 57.81 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 36.63. Total debt to assets is 29.35, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 46.01. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 29.16.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 19.45, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.04. The receivables turnover for the company is 5.93 and the total asset turnover is 0.51. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 4.33.