As on April 15, 2021, Veru Inc. (NASDAQ: VERU) started slowly as it slid -6.38% to $9.25. During the day, the stock rose to $9.95 and sunk to $9.14 before settling in for the price of $9.88 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, VERU posted a 52-week range of $2.30-$24.57.
The Healthcare Sector giants’ yearly sales growth during the last 5-year period was 5.50%. 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 $726.96 million. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $13.56, while the 200-day Moving Average is $6.62.
While finding the extent of efficiency of the company that is accounted for 339 employees. 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
Another important factor to analyze is how key investors are playing towards the stock of the Drug Manufacturers – Specialty & Generic industry. Veru Inc.’s current insider ownership accounts for 9.20%, in contrast to 25.30% institutional ownership. According to the most recent insider trade that took place on Mar 10, this organization’s Director bought 3,500 shares at the rate of 14.09, making the entire transaction reach 49,315 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 14,790. Preceding that transaction, on Feb 12, Company’s President and CEO sold 20,000 for 20.88, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 417,688. This particular insider is now the holder of 190,000 in total.
Veru Inc. (VERU) Earnings and Revenue Records
If we go through the results of last quarter, which was made public on 12/30/2020, the company posted $0.23 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, besting the agreed prediction (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 -0.06 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 -0.30 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 0.80. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 15.60. Similarly, its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is now 660.87.
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 -0.03 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be -0.30 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of Veru Inc. (VERU)
Through scrutinizing the latest numbers posted by the [Veru Inc., VERU], it can be observed that its last 5-days Average volume of 1.12 million was lower the volume of 3.81 million, it posted the year before. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 10.33% While, its Average True Range was 0.78.
Raw Stochastic average of Veru Inc. (VERU) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 29.63%, which indicates a major rise in contrast to 4.08% 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 46.31% that was lower than 165.31% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.