Witnessing the stock’s movement on the chart, on February 22, 2021, Veru Inc. (NASDAQ: VERU) had a quiet start as it plunged -4.92% to $16.44. During the day, the stock rose to $17.07 and sunk to $15.82 before settling in for the price of $17.29 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, VERU posted a 52-week range of $2.30-$24.57.
The Healthcare sector firm’s twelve-monthly sales growth has been 5.50% for the last half of the decade. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was -31.20%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is -49.80%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $70.31 million, simultaneously with a float of $54.52 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $1.08 billion. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $10.82, while the 200-day Moving Average is $4.96.
It is quite necessary to find out the efficiency of the corporate organization, which has 339 number of employees on its payroll. It has generated 125,640 per worker during the last fiscal year. Meanwhile, its income per employee was -55,969. The stock had 8.31 Receivables turnover and 0.81 Total Asset turnover. For the Profitability, stocks gross margin was +71.54, operating margin was -1.52 and Pretax Margin of -47.08.
Veru Inc. (VERU) Ownership Facts and Figures
Nothing is more important than checking the behaviour of major investors towards the stock of the Drug Manufacturers – Specialty & Generic industry. Veru Inc.’s current insider ownership accounts for 11.30%, in contrast to 27.30% institutional ownership. According to the most recent insider trade that took place on Feb 12, this organization’s President and CEO sold 20,000 shares at the rate of 20.88, making the entire transaction reach 417,688 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 190,000. Preceding that transaction, on Dec 16, Company’s President and CEO sold 250,000 for 9.69, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 2,421,625. This particular insider is now the holder of 7,184,767 in total.
Veru Inc. (VERU) Earnings and Revenue Records
As on 12/30/2020, Multinational firm has announced its last quarter scores, in which it reported $0.23 earnings per share (EPS) for the period topping the consensus outlook (set at -$0.06) by $0.29. This company achieved a net margin of -44.55 while generating a return on equity of -60.77. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of -0.07 per share during the current fiscal year.
Veru Inc.’s EPS decrease for this current 12-month fiscal period is -49.80% and is forecasted to reach -0.35 in the upcoming year.
Veru Inc. (NASDAQ: VERU) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for Veru Inc. (VERU). It’s Quick Ratio in the last reported quarter now stands at 2.40. The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 2.43. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 23.21. Similarly, its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is now 983.41.
In the same vein, VERU’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded 0.00, a figure that is expected to reach -0.04 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be -0.35 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of Veru Inc. (VERU)
Going through the that latest performance of [Veru Inc., VERU]. Its last 5-days volume of 4.44 million was inferior to the volume of 6.25 million it revealed a year ago. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 32.33% While, its Average True Range was 2.76.
Raw Stochastic average of Veru Inc. (VERU) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 63.49%, which indicates a major rise in contrast to 46.48% 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 268.65% that was higher than 159.33% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.