DexCom Inc. (NASDAQ:DXCM) went up by 5.16% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $164.86. The company’s stock price has collected 5.17% of gains in the last five trading sessions. Barron’s reported on 05/31/22 that DexCom Stock Rises as Management Says No Deal Is on the Table
Is It Worth Investing in DexCom Inc. (NASDAQ :DXCM) Right Now?
DexCom Inc. (NASDAQ:DXCM) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 147.18 x from its present earnings ratio. Plus, the 36-month beta value for DXCM is at 1.06. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 12 analysts out of 18 who provided ratings for DexCom Inc. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 3 rated the stock as “overweight,” 3 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $125.55, which is $54.37 above the current price. DXCM currently public float of 97.63M and currently shorts hold a 13.50% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of DXCM was 3.68M shares.
DXCM’s Market Performance
DXCM stocks went up by 5.17% for the week, with a monthly drop of -7.13% and a quarterly performance of -33.04%, while its annual performance rate touched -30.32%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 4.22% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 5.67% for DexCom Inc. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 4.15% for DXCM stocks with a simple moving average of -36.46% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of DXCM
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for DXCM stocks, with BofA Securities repeating the rating for DXCM by listing it as a “Buy.” The predicted price for DXCM in the upcoming period, according to BofA Securities is $500 based on the research report published on March 02nd of the current year 2022.
BTIG Research, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see DXCM reach a price target of $535. The rating they have provided for DXCM stocks is “Buy” according to the report published on February 03rd, 2022.
Wells Fargo gave a rating of “Overweight” to DXCM, setting the target price at $575 in the report published on January 19th of the current year.
DXCM Trading at -15.11% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought DXCM to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -54.38% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 5.67%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 4.22%, as shares surge +4.41% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading -38.91% lower at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, DXCM rose by +5.17%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by -45.47% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $72.37. In addition, DexCom Inc. saw -43.97% 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 DXCM starting from Sylvain Jereme M, who sale 600 shares at the price of $301.57 back on Jun 06. After this action, Sylvain Jereme M now owns 17,408 shares of DexCom Inc., valued at $180,942 using the latest closing price.
Pacelli Steven Robert, the EVP Managing Director Dexcom V of DexCom Inc., sale 250 shares at $296.33 during a trade that took place back on May 24, which means that Pacelli Steven Robert is holding 35,175 shares at $74,082 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for DXCM
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +10.86 for the present operating margin
- +68.63 for the gross margin
The net margin for DexCom Inc. stands at +6.32. Equity return is now at value 10.10, with 4.40 for asset returns.
The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 5.07.