As on April 07, 2021, 22nd Century Group Inc. (AMEX: XXII) started slowly as it slid -7.90% to $3.38. During the day, the stock rose to $3.68 and sunk to $3.35 before settling in for the price of $3.67 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, XXII posted a 52-week range of $0.55-$4.66.
The Healthcare sector firm’s twelve-monthly sales growth has been 27.00% for the last half of the decade. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was 2.60%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is 32.70%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $138.93 million, simultaneously with a float of $136.27 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $478.07 million. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $3.13, while the 200-day Moving Average is $1.65.
It is quite necessary to find out the efficiency of the corporate organization, which has 67 number of employees on its payroll. It has generated 419,567 per worker during the last fiscal year. Meanwhile, its income per employee was -294,194. The stock had 18.58 Receivables turnover and 0.47 Total Asset turnover. For the Profitability, stocks gross margin was +0.33, operating margin was -67.61 and Pretax Margin of -69.98.
22nd Century Group Inc. (XXII) Ownership Facts and Figures
Another important factor to analyze is how key investors are playing towards the stock of the Drug Manufacturers – Specialty & Generic industry. 22nd Century Group Inc.’s current insider ownership accounts for 1.80%, in contrast to 22.20% institutional ownership. According to the most recent insider trade that took place on Mar 31, this organization’s Chief Executive Officer bought 15,000 shares at the rate of 3.23, making the entire transaction reach 48,450 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 715,000. Preceding that transaction, on Mar 17, Company’s Director sold 47,227 for 2.72, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 128,457. This particular insider is now the holder of 314,972 in total.
22nd Century Group Inc. (XXII) Earnings and Revenue Records
If we go through the results of last quarter, which was made public on 12/30/2020, the company posted -$0.05 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, coming under the agreed prediction (set at -$0.03) by -$0.02. This company achieved a net margin of -70.12 while generating a return on equity of -37.13. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of -0.03 per share during the current fiscal year.
22nd Century Group Inc.’s EPS increase for this current 12-month fiscal period is 32.70% and is forecasted to reach -0.12 in the upcoming year.
22nd Century Group Inc. (AMEX: XXII) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for 22nd Century Group Inc. (XXII). It’s Quick Ratio in the last reported quarter now stands at 3.60. The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 0.34. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 17.01.
In the same vein, XXII’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded -0.14, a figure that is expected to reach -0.03 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be -0.12 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of 22nd Century Group Inc. (XXII)
Through scrutinizing the latest numbers posted by the [22nd Century Group Inc., XXII], it can be observed that its last 5-days Average volume of 2.25 million was lower the volume of 3.46 million, it posted the year before. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 82.23% While, its Average True Range was 0.32.
Raw Stochastic average of 22nd Century Group Inc. (XXII) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 67.26%, which indicates a major rise in contrast to 66.06% 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 89.95% that was lower than 116.08% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.