Moreover, the 36-month beta value for IOVA is 0.22. Analysts have varying opinions on the stock, with 11 analysts rating it as a “buy,” 2 as “overweight,” 1 as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”

The average price recommended by analysts for Iovance Biotherapeutics Inc (IOVA) is $20.42, which is $14.93 above the current market price. The public float for IOVA is 197.87M and currently, short sellers hold a 19.64% of that float. On November 21, 2023, IOVA’s average trading volume was 6.44M shares.

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IOVA) stock’s latest price update

The stock of Iovance Biotherapeutics Inc (NASDAQ: IOVA) has increased by 8.71 when compared to last closing price of 5.05. Despite this, the company has experienced a 36.23% gain in its stock price over the last five trading sessions. The Motley Fool reported 2023-11-20 that Goldman Sachs initiated a buy recommendation on Iovance with a $12 price target. Many on Wall Street like the stock because of the potential near-term approval of its promising melanoma drug.

IOVA’s Market Performance

Iovance Biotherapeutics Inc (IOVA) has experienced a 36.23% rise in stock performance for the past week, with a 64.86% rise in the past month, and a -13.95% drop in the past quarter. The volatility ratio for the week is 10.28%, and the volatility levels for the past 30 days are at 8.95% for IOVA. The simple moving average for the last 20 days is 34.86% for IOVA stock, with a simple moving average of -13.53% for the last 200 days.

IOVA Trading at 27.47% from the 50-Day Moving Average

After a stumble in the market that brought IOVA to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -41.35% of loss for the given period.

Volatility was left at 8.95%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 10.28%, as shares surge +59.13% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading -8.96% lower at present.

During the last 5 trading sessions, IOVA rose by +36.23%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by -31.20% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $4.17. In addition, Iovance Biotherapeutics Inc saw -14.08% 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 IOVA starting from MCPEAK MERRILL A, who purchase 10,000 shares at the price of $5.56 back on Sep 18. After this action, MCPEAK MERRILL A now owns 248,633 shares of Iovance Biotherapeutics Inc, valued at $55,600 using the latest closing price.

Rothbaum Wayne P., the Director of Iovance Biotherapeutics Inc, purchase 5,000,000 shares at $5.30 during a trade that took place back on Sep 15, which means that Rothbaum Wayne P. is holding 23,067,333 shares at $26,500,000 based on the most recent closing price.

Stock Fundamentals for IOVA

Equity return is now at value -81.10, with -61.93 for asset returns.


To wrap up, the performance of Iovance Biotherapeutics Inc (IOVA) has been mixed in recent times. The stock has received a bullish of “buy” and “hold” ratings from analysts. 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.