As on October 25, 2021, Aptose Biosciences Inc. (NASDAQ: APTO) started slowly as it slid -2.28% to $2.14. During the day, the stock rose to $2.31 and sunk to $2.12 before settling in for the price of $2.19 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, APTO posted a 52-week range of $2.11-$7.27.
Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was 7.30%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is -28.80%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $88.95 million, simultaneously with a float of $84.44 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $195.42 million. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $2.54, while the 200-day Moving Average is $3.84.
Aptose Biosciences Inc. (APTO) Ownership Facts and Figures
Another important factor to analyze is how key investors are playing towards the stock of the Biotechnology industry. Aptose Biosciences Inc.’s current insider ownership accounts for 20.40%, in contrast to 35.10% institutional ownership. According to the most recent insider trade that took place on Aug 05, this organization’s 10% Owner sold 60,000 shares at the rate of 2.62, making the entire transaction reach 157,200 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 8,888,275. Preceding that transaction, on Aug 03, Company’s 10% Owner bought 57,199 for 2.65, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 151,406. This particular insider is now the holder of 8,948,275 in total.
Aptose Biosciences Inc. (APTO) Earnings and Revenue Records
If we go through the results of last quarter, which was made public on 6/29/2021, the company posted -$0.15 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, besting the agreed prediction (set at -$0.19) by $0.04. This company achieved a return on equity of -54.22. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of -0.18 per share during the current fiscal year.
Aptose Biosciences Inc.’s EPS decrease for this current 12-month fiscal period is -28.80% and is forecasted to reach -0.54 in the upcoming year.
Aptose Biosciences Inc. (NASDAQ: APTO) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for Aptose Biosciences Inc. (APTO). It’s Quick Ratio in the last reported quarter now stands at 13.70. The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 0.12.
In the same vein, APTO’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded -0.65, a figure that is expected to reach -0.14 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be -0.54 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of Aptose Biosciences Inc. (APTO)
Through scrutinizing the latest numbers posted by the [Aptose Biosciences Inc., APTO], it can be observed that its last 5-days Average volume of 1.28 million was lower the volume of 2.05 million, it posted the year before. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 28.64% While, its Average True Range was 0.13.
Raw Stochastic average of Aptose Biosciences Inc. (APTO) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 0.86%, which indicates a major fall in contrast to 11.63% 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 38.67% that was lower than 51.24% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.