A new trading day began on November 20, 2023, with Illumina Inc (NASDAQ: ILMN) stock priced at $95.00, up 3.49% from the previous day of trading. During the day, the shares moved up to $97.65 and dropped to $93.39 before settling in for the closing price of $94.32. ILMN’s price has ranged from $89.00 to $238.55 over the past 52 weeks.
During the last 5-year period, the sales growth of Healthcare Sector giant was 11.97%. Meanwhile, its annual earnings per share averaged -67.94%. With a float of $158.12 million, this company’s outstanding shares have now reached $158.80 million.
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Illumina Inc (ILMN) Insider Activity
As we move forward, let’s examine how large-scale investors are investing in this stock of the Diagnostics & Research Industry. The insider ownership of Illumina Inc is 0.43%, while institutional ownership is 92.57%. The most recent insider transaction that took place on Nov 07, was worth 35,545. In this transaction SVP, Chief People Officer of this company sold 315 shares at a rate of $112.84, taking the stock ownership to the 8,314 shares. Before that another transaction happened on Aug 22, when Company’s SVP, Chief Commercial Officer sold 500 for $167.04, making the entire transaction worth $83,520. This insider now owns 45,524 shares in total.
Illumina Inc (ILMN) Earnings and Forecasts
In its latest quarterly report, released on 9/29/2023, the company reported earnings of $0.33 per share, which was $0.1 higher than the consensus estimate of $0.26. In terms of return on equity, this company recorded -19.55% in contrast with 50.0% return on Investment (trailing twelve months). Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 0.08 per share during the current fiscal year.
According to the Wall Street analysts, stocks earnings will be around -67.94% per share during the next fiscal year.
Illumina Inc (NASDAQ: ILMN) Trading Performance Indicators
Here are Illumina Inc’s current performance indicators. According to the last quarter’s results, the stock had a quick ratio of 1.28. In addition, a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for the trailing twelve months stands at 3.47. Likewise, its price to free cash flow for the trailing twelve months is 91.72.
For the trailing twelve months, Company’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) is -7.12, a number that is poised to hit -0.05 in the next quarter and is forecasted to reach 1.04 in one year’s time.
Technical Analysis of Illumina Inc (ILMN)
Looking closely at Illumina Inc (NASDAQ: ILMN), its last 5-days average volume was 5.28 million, which is a jump from its year-to-date volume of 1.61 million. As of the previous 9 days, the stock’s Stochastic %D was 25.44%. Additionally, its Average True Range was 5.47.
During the past 100 days, Illumina Inc’s (ILMN) raw stochastic average was set at 8.07%, which indicates a significant decrease from 29.31% during the past two weeks. Based on volatility metrics of the stock, it showed a historical volatility of 67.22% in the past 14 days, which was higher than the 38.30% volatility it showed in the past 100 days.
At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average is $123.64, while its 200-day Moving Average is $180.29. However, in the short run, Illumina Inc’s stock first resistance to watch stands at $99.04. Second resistance stands at $100.48. The third major resistance level sits at $103.30. If the price goes on to break the first support level at $94.78, it is likely to go to the next support level at $91.96. Should the price break the second support level, the third support level stands at $90.52.
Illumina Inc (NASDAQ: ILMN) Key Stats
With a market capitalization of 15.50 billion, the company has a total of 158,800K Shares Outstanding. Currently, annual sales are 4,584 M while annual income is -4,404 M. The company’s previous quarter sales were 1,119 M while its latest quarter income was -754,000 K.