As on February 08, 2021, Fulgent Genetics Inc. (NASDAQ: FLGT) got off with the flyer as it spiked 14.45% to $161.97. During the day, the stock rose to $167.91 and sunk to $143.00 before settling in for the price of $141.52 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, FLGT posted a 52-week range of $6.70-$159.43.
In the past 5-years timespan, the Healthcare sector firm’s annual sales growth was 91.00%. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was 17.30%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is 93.00%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $22.06 million, simultaneously with a float of $14.29 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $3.31 billion. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $66.80, while the 200-day Moving Average is $38.13.
If we measure the efficiency of the company that is accounted for 139 employees. It has generated 234,014 per worker during the last fiscal year. Meanwhile, its income per employee was -2,957. The stock had 4.84 Receivables turnover and 0.45 Total Asset turnover. For the Profitability, stocks gross margin was +56.63, operating margin was -1.32 and Pretax Margin of +1.26.
Fulgent Genetics Inc. (FLGT) Ownership Facts and Figures
Another important factor to analyze is how key investors are playing towards the stock of the Diagnostics & Research industry. Fulgent Genetics Inc.’s current insider ownership accounts for 38.30%, in contrast to 33.10% institutional ownership. According to the most recent insider trade that took place on Dec 10, this organization’s CFO and Treasurer sold 16,958 shares at the rate of 51.94, making the entire transaction reach 880,734 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 174,563. Preceding that transaction, on Dec 09, Company’s CFO and Treasurer sold 10,662 for 51.60, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 550,189. This particular insider is now the holder of 191,521 in total.
Fulgent Genetics Inc. (FLGT) Earnings and Revenue Records
If we go through the results of last quarter, which was made public on 9/29/2020, the company posted $2.08 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, besting the agreed prediction (set at $0.55) by $1.53. This company achieved a net margin of -1.26 while generating a return on equity of -0.61. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 5.75 per share during the current fiscal year.
Fulgent Genetics Inc.’s EPS increase for this current 12-month fiscal period is 93.00% and is forecasted to reach 11.55 in the upcoming year. Considering the longer run, market analysts have predicted that Company’s EPS will increase by 72.66% through the next 5 years, which can be compared against the 17.30% growth it accomplished over the previous five years trading on the market.
Fulgent Genetics Inc. (NASDAQ: FLGT) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for Fulgent Genetics Inc. (FLGT). It’s Quick Ratio in the last reported quarter now stands at 3.40. The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 15.83. Alongside those numbers, its PE Ratio stands at $80.14, and its Beta score is 1.68. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 24.52.
In the same vein, FLGT’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded 2.02, a figure that is expected to reach 4.06 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be 11.55 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of Fulgent Genetics Inc. (FLGT)
Through scrutinizing the latest numbers posted by the [Fulgent Genetics Inc., FLGT], it can be observed that its last 5-days Average volume of 2.52 million was better the volume of 2.47 million, it posted the year before. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 76.54% While, its Average True Range was 18.92.
Raw Stochastic average of Fulgent Genetics Inc. (FLGT) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 95.69%, which indicates a major rise in contrast to 94.19% 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 180.73% that was higher than 125.44% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.