As on October 26, 2020, Aptose Biosciences Inc. (NASDAQ: APTO) started slowly as it slid -6.86% to $4.75. During the day, the stock rose to $5.11 and sunk to $4.635 before settling in for the price of $5.10 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, APTO posted a 52-week range of $1.86-$9.25.
Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was 4.80%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is 39.40%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $76.28 million, simultaneously with a float of $65.16 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $462.98 million. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $5.68, while the 200-day Moving Average is $6.41.
Aptose Biosciences Inc. (APTO) Ownership Facts and Figures
Another important factor to analyze is how key investors are playing towards the stock of the Biotechnology industry. Aptose Biosciences Inc.’s current insider ownership accounts for 20.40%, in contrast to 35.10% institutional ownership. According to the most recent insider trade that took place on Jul 10, this organization’s Executive VP & CFO sold 126,668 shares at the rate of 6.05, making the entire transaction reach 766,341 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 232,846. Preceding that transaction, on Jul 10, Company’s Chair, President & CEO sold 168,891 for 6.05, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 1,021,791. This particular insider is now the holder of 297,523 in total.
Aptose Biosciences Inc. (APTO) Earnings and Revenue Records
If we go through the results of last quarter, which was made public on 9/29/2017, the company posted -$0.11 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, besting the agreed prediction (set at -$0.15) by $0.04. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of -0.13 per share during the current fiscal year.
Aptose Biosciences Inc.’s EPS increase for this current 12-month fiscal period is 39.40% and is forecasted to reach -0.78 in the upcoming year.
Aptose Biosciences Inc. (NASDAQ: APTO) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for Aptose Biosciences Inc. (APTO). It’s Quick Ratio in the last reported quarter now stands at 15.80. The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 0.36.
In the same vein, APTO’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded -0.61, a figure that is expected to reach -0.17 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be -0.78 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of Aptose Biosciences Inc. (APTO)
Through scrutinizing the latest numbers posted by the [Aptose Biosciences Inc., APTO], it can be observed that its last 5-days Average volume of 2.57 million was better the volume of 0.95 million, it posted the year before. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 18.25% While, its Average True Range was 0.37.
Raw Stochastic average of Aptose Biosciences Inc. (APTO) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 4.28%, which indicates a major fall in contrast to 7.35% during the last 2-weeks. If we go through the volatility metrics of the stock, In the past 14-days, Company’s historic volatility was 61.21% that was lower than 67.78% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.