As on February 19, 2021, GenMark Diagnostics Inc. (NASDAQ: GNMK) started slowly as it slid -4.52% to $20.68. During the day, the stock rose to $21.80 and sunk to $20.28 before settling in for the price of $21.66 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, GNMK posted a 52-week range of $3.36-$23.59.
The Healthcare sector firm’s twelve-monthly sales growth has been 23.50% for the last half of the decade. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was 2.30%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is 9.40%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $71.10 million, simultaneously with a float of $68.45 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $1.55 billion. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $15.49, while the 200-day Moving Average is $14.00.
It is quite necessary to find out the efficiency of the corporate organization, which has 437 number of employees on its payroll. It has generated 201,421 per worker during the last fiscal year. Meanwhile, its income per employee was -108,352. The stock had 6.22 Receivables turnover and 0.86 Total Asset turnover. For the Profitability, stocks gross margin was +32.50, operating margin was -47.50 and Pretax Margin of -53.72.
GenMark Diagnostics Inc. (GNMK) Ownership Facts and Figures
Another important factor to analyze is how key investors are playing towards the stock of the Medical Devices industry. GenMark Diagnostics Inc.’s current insider ownership accounts for 3.60%, in contrast to 98.73% institutional ownership. According to the most recent insider trade that took place on Feb 11, this organization’s SVP, Engineering and Tech Dev sold 10,000 shares at the rate of 22.00, making the entire transaction reach 220,000 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 214,597. Preceding that transaction, on Feb 04, Company’s SVP, Engineering and Tech Dev sold 500 for 14.69, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 7,345. This particular insider is now the holder of 224,597 in total.
GenMark Diagnostics Inc. (GNMK) Earnings and Revenue Records
If we go through the results of last quarter, which was made public on 9/29/2020, the company posted -$0.05 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, besting the agreed prediction (set at -$0.06) by $0.01. This company achieved a net margin of -53.79 while generating a return on equity of -207.18. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 0 per share during the current fiscal year.
GenMark Diagnostics Inc.’s EPS increase for this current 12-month fiscal period is 9.40% and is forecasted to reach -0.07 in the upcoming year.
GenMark Diagnostics Inc. (NASDAQ: GNMK) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for GenMark Diagnostics Inc. (GNMK). It’s Quick Ratio in the last reported quarter now stands at 3.80. The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 1.54. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 10.45.
In the same vein, GNMK’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded -0.41, a figure that is expected to reach -0.02 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be -0.07 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of GenMark Diagnostics Inc. (GNMK)
Through scrutinizing the latest numbers posted by the [GenMark Diagnostics Inc., GNMK], it can be observed that its last 5-days Average volume of 1.2 million was lower the volume of 1.32 million, it posted the year before. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 76.28% While, its Average True Range was 1.64.
Raw Stochastic average of GenMark Diagnostics Inc. (GNMK) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 77.10%, which indicates a major rise in contrast to 70.87% 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 129.14% that was higher than 79.76% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.