Lexicon Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:LXRX) went up by 19.18% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $6.33. The company’s stock price has collected 21.68% of gains in the last five trading sessions.
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Plus, the 36-month beta value for LXRX is at 1.57.
LXRX currently public float of 143.38M and currently shorts hold a 3.80% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of LXRX was 495.70K shares.
LXRX’s Market Performance
LXRX stocks went up by 21.68% for the week, with a monthly jump of 4.19% and a quarterly performance of -19.82%, while its annual performance rate touched -63.14%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 10.39% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 7.90% for Lexicon Pharmaceuticals Inc. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 6.42% for LXRX stocks with a simple moving average of -48.89% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of LXRX
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for LXRX stocks, with JP Morgan repeating the rating for LXRX by listing it as a “Neutral.” The predicted price for LXRX in the upcoming period, according to JP Morgan is $7 based on the research report published on January 29th of the previous year 2021.
Wedbush, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see LXRX reach a price target of $8, previously predicting the price at $2. The rating they have provided for LXRX stocks is “Neutral” according to the report published on January 29th, 2021.
LXRX Trading at -5.95% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought LXRX to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -72.51% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 7.90%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 10.39%, as shares sank -1.69% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading -35.32% lower at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, LXRX rose by +21.68%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by -64.49% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $1.6335. In addition, Lexicon Pharmaceuticals Inc. saw -55.84% in overturn over a single year, with a tendency to cut further losses.
Stock Fundamentals for LXRX
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- -29224.83 for the present operating margin
The net margin for Lexicon Pharmaceuticals Inc. stands at -29448.99. Equity return is now at value -75.20, with -58.50 for asset returns.
The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 4.02.