Caribou Biosciences Inc. (NASDAQ:CRBU) went down by -11.10% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $27.97. The company’s stock price has collected -0.87% of loss in the last five trading sessions. Barron’s reported on 07/23/21 that 7 Companies Open for Trading. Here’s How They Did.
Is It Worth Investing in Caribou Biosciences Inc. (NASDAQ :CRBU) Right Now?
Opinions of the stock are interesting as 7 analysts out of 7 who provided ratings for Caribou Biosciences Inc. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 0 rated the stock as “overweight,” 0 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $28.71, which is $17.34 above the current price. CRBU currently public float of 54.30M and currently shorts hold a 4.61% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of CRBU was 681.19K shares.
CRBU’s Market Performance
CRBU stocks went down by -0.87% for the week, with a monthly jump of 9.22% and a quarterly performance of 119.92%, while its annual performance rate touched -58.91%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 10.19% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 8.93% for Caribou Biosciences Inc. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 4.11% for CRBU stocks with a simple moving average of 14.46% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of CRBU
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for CRBU stocks, with RBC Capital Mkts repeating the rating for CRBU by listing it as a “Outperform.” The predicted price for CRBU in the upcoming period, according to RBC Capital Mkts is $22 based on the research report published on February 18th of the current year 2022.
Oppenheimer, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see CRBU reach a price target of $36. The rating they have provided for CRBU stocks is “Outperform” according to the report published on December 01st, 2021.
H.C. Wainwright gave a rating of “Buy” to CRBU, setting the target price at $28 in the report published on November 30th of the previous year.
CRBU Trading at 23.03% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought CRBU to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -59.35% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 8.93%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 10.19%, as shares surge +10.07% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +73.85% upper at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, CRBU fell by -0.87%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by -38.84% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $10.97. In addition, Caribou Biosciences Inc. saw -24.65% 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 CRBU starting from Kanner Steven, who sale 43,248 shares at the price of $11.22 back on Aug 25. After this action, Kanner Steven now owns 302,059 shares of Caribou Biosciences Inc., valued at $485,221 using the latest closing price.
Fischesser Ryan, the VP of Finance and Controller of Caribou Biosciences Inc., purchase 7,387 shares at $4.00 during a trade that took place back on Jan 11, which means that Fischesser Ryan is holding 109,082 shares at $29,553 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for CRBU
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- -697.84 for the present operating margin
- +89.75 for the gross margin
The net margin for Caribou Biosciences Inc. stands at -697.26. Equity return is now at value -22.60, with -19.20 for asset returns.
The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 15.15.