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A Lesson to Learn: Curis Inc. (CRIS)

Curis Inc. (NASDAQ:CRIS) went down by -0.99% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $9.04. The company’s stock price has collected 1.46% of gains in the last five trading sessions.

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CRIS currently public float of 85.92M and currently shorts hold a 6.63% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of CRIS was 3.35M shares.

CRIS’s Market Performance

CRIS stocks went up by 1.46% for the week, with a monthly jump of 38.89% and a quarterly performance of -59.84%, while its annual performance rate touched -86.58%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 8.40% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 14.16% for Curis Inc. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 2.86% for CRIS stocks with a simple moving average of -73.53% for the last 200 days.

Analysts’ Opinion of CRIS

Raymond James, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see CRIS reach a price target of $15. The rating they have provided for CRIS stocks is “Outperform” according to the report published on October 13th, 2021.

B. Riley Securities gave a rating of “Buy” to CRIS, setting the target price at $19 in the report published on March 25th of the previous year.

CRIS Trading at 5.44% from the 50-Day Moving Average

After a stumble in the market that brought CRIS to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -88.94% of loss for the given period.

Volatility was left at 14.16%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 8.40%, as shares surge +30.82% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading -16.67% lower at present.

During the last 5 trading sessions, CRIS rose by +1.46%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by -88.25% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $0.9840. In addition, Curis Inc. saw -78.99% in overturn over a single year, with a tendency to cut further losses.

Insider Trading

Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at CRIS starting from Dentzer James E, who sale 3,094 shares at the price of $3.07 back on Jan 31. After this action, Dentzer James E now owns 64,877 shares of Curis Inc., valued at $9,499 using the latest closing price.

Dentzer James E, the President & CEO of Curis Inc., sale 2,406 shares at $3.18 during a trade that took place back on Jan 27, which means that Dentzer James E is holding 67,971 shares at $7,651 based on the most recent closing price.

Stock Fundamentals for CRIS

Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:

  • -395.01 for the present operating margin
  • +85.74 for the gross margin

The net margin for Curis Inc. stands at -426.67. Equity return is now at value -54.00, with -31.50 for asset returns.

The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 9.11.