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Histogen Inc. (HSTO) Shares Up Despite Recent Market Volatility

Histogen Inc. (NASDAQ: HSTO)’s stock price has increased by 74.10 compared to its previous closing price of 0.86. However, the company has seen a 58.03% increase in its stock price over the last five trading sessions.

Is It Worth Investing in Histogen Inc. (NASDAQ: HSTO) Right Now?

Additionally, the 36-month beta value for HSTO is 1.34. There are mixed opinions on the stock, with 1 analysts rating it as a “buy,” 0 rating it as “overweight,” 0 rating it as “hold,” and 0 rating it as “sell.”

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The average price predicted by analysts for HSTO is $2.00, which is $0.5 above the current price. The public float for HSTO is 4.15M and currently, short sellers hold a 0.24% ratio of that float. The average trading volume of HSTO on March 17, 2023 was 75.89K shares.

HSTO’s Market Performance

HSTO stock saw an increase of 58.03% in the past week, with a monthly gain of 41.63% and a quarterly increase of 50.13%. The volatility ratio for the week is 10.35%, and the volatility levels for the last 30 days are 9.03% for Histogen Inc. (HSTO). The simple moving average for the last 20 days is 52.61% for HSTO stock, with a simple moving average of -6.13% for the last 200 days.

HSTO Trading at 46.73% from the 50-Day Moving Average

After a stumble in the market that brought HSTO to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -84.03% of loss for the given period.

Volatility was left at 9.03%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 10.35%, as shares surge +29.11% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +40.37% upper at present.

During the last 5 trading sessions, HSTO rose by +44.06%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by -59.91% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $0.9992. In addition, Histogen Inc. saw 80.88% in overturn over a single year, with a tendency to cut further gains.

Stock Fundamentals for HSTO

Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:

  • -282.38 for the present operating margin
  • +100.00 for the gross margin

The net margin for Histogen Inc. stands at -281.80.

The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 10.90.


In conclusion, Histogen Inc. (HSTO) has seen better performance in recent times. Analysts have a bullish opinion on the stock, with some rating it as a “buy” and others rating it as a “hold”. It’s important to note that the stock is currently trading at a significant distance from its 50-day moving average and its 52-week high.