Checkpoint Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:CKPT) went down by -18.80% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $4.64. The company’s stock price has collected -28.35% of loss in the last five trading sessions. Barron’s reported on 01/10/22 that Apple, Microsoft, and 13 More Tech Stocks to Help Investors Forget the Fed
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Plus, the 36-month beta value for CKPT is at 1.72.
The average price from analysts is $19.80, which is $18.83 above the current price. CKPT currently public float of 72.42M and currently shorts hold a 4.74% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of CKPT was 880.57K shares.
CKPT’s Market Performance
CKPT stocks went down by -28.35% for the week, with a monthly drop of -35.47% and a quarterly performance of -58.00%, while its annual performance rate touched -59.40%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 11.98% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 8.20% for Checkpoint Therapeutics Inc.. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -26.79% for CKPT stocks with a simple moving average of -62.77% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of CKPT
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for CKPT stocks, with B. Riley Securities repeating the rating for CKPT by listing it as a “Buy.” The predicted price for CKPT in the upcoming period, according to B. Riley Securities is $18 based on the research report published on June 09th of the previous year 2021.
Cantor Fitzgerald, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see CKPT reach a price target of $16. The rating they have provided for CKPT stocks is “Overweight” according to the report published on January 20th, 2021.
CKPT Trading at -38.02% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought CKPT to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -79.00% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 8.20%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 11.98%, as shares sank -33.71% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading -44.32% lower at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, CKPT fell by -28.35%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by -63.23% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $1.3062. In addition, Checkpoint Therapeutics Inc. saw -68.67% 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 CKPT starting from Oliviero James F III, who sale 21,258 shares at the price of $1.51 back on Apr 13. After this action, Oliviero James F III now owns 2,838,003 shares of Checkpoint Therapeutics Inc., valued at $32,100 using the latest closing price.
Oliviero James F III, the CEO, President and Director of Checkpoint Therapeutics Inc., sale 14,030 shares at $1.77 during a trade that took place back on Apr 05, which means that Oliviero James F III is holding 2,859,261 shares at $24,833 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for CKPT
Equity return is now at value -120.10, with -92.80 for asset returns.