Athersys Inc. (NASDAQ:ATHX) went down by -11.36% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $37.50. The company’s stock price has collected -20.08% of loss in the last five trading sessions.
Is It Worth Investing in Athersys Inc. (NASDAQ :ATHX) Right Now?
Plus, the 36-month beta value for ATHX is at -1.03.
The average price from analysts is $3.00, which is $1.05 above the current price. ATHX currently public float of 12.16M and currently shorts hold a 4.19% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of ATHX was 708.91K shares.
ATHX’s Market Performance
ATHX stocks went down by -20.08% for the week, with a monthly drop of -64.51% and a quarterly performance of -75.63%, while its annual performance rate touched -94.77%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 14.60% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 13.37% for Athersys Inc. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -39.19% for ATHX stocks with a simple moving average of -86.16% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of ATHX
BofA/Merrill, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see ATHX reach a price target of $5. The rating they have provided for ATHX stocks is “Buy” according to the report published on June 25th, 2020.
Dawson James gave a rating of “Buy” to ATHX, setting the target price at $11 in the report published on August 26th of the previous year.
ATHX Trading at -59.96% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought ATHX to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -94.80% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 13.37%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 14.60%, as shares sank -62.86% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading -69.87% lower at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, ATHX fell by -20.08%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by -92.64% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $3.0416. In addition, Athersys Inc. saw -91.36% 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 ATHX starting from Camardo Daniel A., who purchase 132,800 shares at the price of $0.77 back on Mar 17. After this action, Camardo Daniel A. now owns 132,800 shares of Athersys Inc., valued at $102,256 using the latest closing price.
Kola Ismail, the Director of Athersys Inc., purchase 85,000 shares at $0.96 during a trade that took place back on Nov 19, which means that Kola Ismail is holding 100,000 shares at $81,702 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for ATHX
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- -1569.79 for the present operating margin
- +78.93 for the gross margin
The net margin for Athersys Inc. stands at -1576.99. Equity return is now at value -977.10, with -157.70 for asset returns.
The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.54.