Agenus Inc. (NASDAQ: AGEN) open the trading on November 23, 2021, with a bit cautious approach as it glided -0.30% to $3.37. During the day, the stock rose to $3.42 and sunk to $3.19 before settling in for the price of $3.38 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, AGEN posted a 52-week range of $2.50-$6.79.
The Healthcare sector firm’s twelve-monthly sales growth has been 28.90% for the last half of the decade. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was 1.40%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is -31.40%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $235.41 million, simultaneously with a float of $226.93 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $887.89 million. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $4.79, while the 200-day Moving Average is $4.53.
It is quite necessary to find out the efficiency of the corporate organization, which has 359 number of employees on its payroll. It has generated 125,114 per worker during the last fiscal year. Meanwhile, its income per employee was -543,170. The stock had 35.49 Receivables turnover and 0.27 Total Asset turnover. For the Profitability, stocks operating margin was -340.25 and Pretax Margin of -440.53.
Agenus Inc. (AGEN) Ownership Facts and Figures
Sometimes it helps to make our mind if we keep our tabs on how bigger investors are working with the stock of the Biotechnology industry. Agenus Inc.’s current insider ownership accounts for 0.50%, in contrast to 47.90% institutional ownership. According to the most recent insider trade that took place on Oct 19, this organization’s 10% Owner bought 1,400,000 shares at the rate of 12.00, making the entire transaction reach 16,800,000 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 20,881,000. Preceding that transaction, on Sep 13, Company’s Chairman and CEO sold 82,107 for 6.50, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 533,696. This particular insider is now the holder of 770,773 in total.
Agenus Inc. (AGEN) Earnings and Revenue Records
So, what does the last quarter earnings report of the company that was made public on 9/29/2021 suggests? It has posted $0.72 earnings per share (EPS) beating the forecaster’s viewpoint (set at $0.46) by $0.26. This company achieved a net margin of -434.14. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of -0.25 per share during the current fiscal year.
Agenus Inc.’s EPS decrease for this current 12-month fiscal period is -31.40% and is forecasted to reach -0.90 in the upcoming year.
Agenus Inc. (NASDAQ: AGEN) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for Agenus Inc. (AGEN). It’s Quick Ratio in the last reported quarter now stands at 2.10. The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 0.30. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 2.89.
In the same vein, AGEN’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded -0.11, a figure that is expected to reach -0.27 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be -0.90 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of Agenus Inc. (AGEN)
[Agenus Inc., AGEN] recent stats showed that its last 5-days Average volume was superior the volume it posted in the year-ago period. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 9.39% While, its Average True Range was 0.28.
Raw Stochastic average of Agenus Inc. (AGEN) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 5.00%, which indicates a major fall in contrast to 12.00% 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 55.44% that was lower than 71.96% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.