Amicus Therapeutics Inc. [NASDAQ: FOLD] stock went on an upward path that rose over 17.32% on Tuesday, amounting to a one-week price increase of more than 4.90%. Over the last 12 months, FOLD stock rose by 8.37%. The one-year Amicus Therapeutics Inc. stock forecast points to a potential upside of 28.3. The average equity rating for FOLD stock is currently 1.70, trading closer to a bullish pattern in the stock market.
The market cap for the stock reached $3.41 billion, with 256.97 million shares outstanding and 229.96 million shares in the current float. Compared to the average trading volume of 3.28M shares, FOLD stock reached a trading volume of 8097143 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
Guru’s Opinion on Amicus Therapeutics Inc. [FOLD]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for FOLD shares is $18.23 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on FOLD stock is a recommendation set at 1.70. This rating represents a strong Buy recommendation, on the scale from 1 to 5, where 5 would mean strong sell, 4 represents Sell, 3 is Hold, and 2 indicates Buy.
Cantor Fitzgerald have made an estimate for Amicus Therapeutics Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Overweight, with their previous recommendation back on February 04, 2020. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, H.C. Wainwright raised their target price from $18 to $20. The new note on the price target was released on November 12, 2019, representing the official price target for Amicus Therapeutics Inc. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise to $18, while H.C. Wainwright analysts kept a Buy rating on FOLD stock. On June 05, 2019, analysts decreased their price target for FOLD shares from 20 to 19.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Amicus Therapeutics Inc. is set at 0.93, with the Price to Sales ratio for FOLD stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 16.34. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 8.32, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 1.30.
FOLD Stock Performance Analysis:
Amicus Therapeutics Inc. [FOLD] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 4.90. With this latest performance, FOLD shares gained by 12.67% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 38.60% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 8.37% in the past year of trading.
Overbought and oversold stocks can be easily traced with the Relative Strength Index (RSI), where an RSI result of over 70 would be overbought, and any rate below 30 would indicate oversold conditions. An RSI rate of 50 would represent a neutral market momentum. The current RSI for FOLD stock in for the last two-week period is set at 57.75, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 60.71, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 56.83 for Amicus Therapeutics Inc. [FOLD]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 11.80, while it was recorded at 11.60 for the last single week of trading, and 9.94 for the last 200 days.
Insight into Amicus Therapeutics Inc. Fundamentals:
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Amicus Therapeutics Inc. [FOLD] shares currently have an operating margin of -165.03 and a Gross Margin at +85.33. Amicus Therapeutics Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -195.56.
Return on Total Capital for FOLD is now -44.51, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -53.03. Return on Equity for this stock declined to -86.99, with Return on Assets sitting at -43.46. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Amicus Therapeutics Inc. [FOLD] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 44.13. Additionally, FOLD Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 30.62, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 24.73. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 42.62, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 29.57.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Amicus Therapeutics Inc. [FOLD] managed to generate an average of -$610,253 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 6.60 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.22.Amicus Therapeutics Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 4.30 and a Current Ratio set at 4.40.
FOLD Stock EPS
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Amicus Therapeutics Inc. posted -0.36/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at -0.33/share.When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company fail the estimates by a Surprise Factor of -9.10%. The progress of the company may be observed through the prism of EPS growth rate, while Wall Street analysts are focusing on predicting the 5-year EPS growth rate for FOLD. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Amicus Therapeutics Inc. go to -1.00%.
Amicus Therapeutics Inc. [FOLD] Insider Position Details
There are presently around $3,167 million, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of FOLD stocks are: PERCEPTIVE ADVISORS LLC with ownership of 25,182,364, which is approximately 0.199% of the company’s market cap and around 1.10% of the total institutional ownership; REDMILE GROUP, LLC, holding 25,181,500 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $280.52 million in FOLD stocks shares; and VANGUARD GROUP INC, currently with $268.68 million in FOLD stock with ownership of nearly 1.513% of the company’s market capitalization.
104 institutional holders increased their position in Amicus Therapeutics Inc. [NASDAQ:FOLD] by around 37,104,004 shares. Additionally, 123 investors decreased positions by around 26,823,186 shares, while 32 investors held positions by with 220,354,849 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 284,282,039 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. FOLD stock had 34 new institutional investments in for a total of 12,958,636 shares, while 51 institutional investors sold positions of 7,537,485 shares during the same period.