HTG Molecular Diagnostics Inc. [NASDAQ: HTGM] stock went on a downward path that fall over -7.95% on Tuesday, amounting to a one-week price decrease of less than -2.69%. Over the last 12 months, HTGM stock dropped by -66.47%. The average equity rating for HTGM stock is currently 2.00, trading closer to a bullish pattern in the stock market.
The market cap for the stock reached $35.25 million, with 64.57 million shares outstanding and 53.81 million shares in the current float. Compared to the average trading volume of 3.49M shares, HTGM stock reached a trading volume of 2957627 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
Guru’s Opinion on HTG Molecular Diagnostics Inc. [HTGM]:
Cantor Fitzgerald have made an estimate for HTG Molecular Diagnostics Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Overweight, with their previous recommendation back on May 11, 2020. The new note on the price target was released on March 26, 2020, representing the official price target for HTG Molecular Diagnostics Inc. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise from $4.50 to $6, while Rodman & Renshaw kept a Buy rating on HTGM stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for HTG Molecular Diagnostics Inc. is set at 0.09, with the Price to Sales ratio for HTGM stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 1.94. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 1.90, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 0.59.
HTGM Stock Performance Analysis:
HTG Molecular Diagnostics Inc. [HTGM] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -2.69. With this latest performance, HTGM shares gained by 53.71% in over the last four-week period, additionally sinking by -6.22% over the last 6 months – not to mention a drop of -66.47% 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 HTGM stock in for the last two-week period is set at 59.25, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 55.82, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 59.80 for HTG Molecular Diagnostics Inc. [HTGM]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 0.4526, while it was recorded at 0.6493 for the last single week of trading, and 0.6101 for the last 200 days.
Insight into HTG Molecular Diagnostics Inc. Fundamentals:
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and HTG Molecular Diagnostics Inc. [HTGM] shares currently have an operating margin of -102.09 and a Gross Margin at +53.60. HTG Molecular Diagnostics Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -100.49.
Return on Total Capital for HTGM is now -49.79, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -53.22. Return on Equity for this stock declined to -85.65, with Return on Assets sitting at -43.42. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, HTG Molecular Diagnostics Inc. [HTGM] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 71.00. Additionally, HTGM Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 41.52, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 37.72. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 50.39, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 29.47.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, HTG Molecular Diagnostics Inc. [HTGM] managed to generate an average of -$172,301 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 4.70 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.43.HTG Molecular Diagnostics Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 4.40 and a Current Ratio set at 4.60.
HTGM Stock EPS
With the latest financial reports released by the company, HTG Molecular Diagnostics Inc. posted -0.17/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at -0.15/share.When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company fail the estimates by a Surprise Factor of -13.30%. 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 HTGM.
HTG Molecular Diagnostics Inc. [HTGM] Insider Position Details
There are presently around $13 million, or 41.60% of HTGM stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of HTGM stocks are: NANTAHALA CAPITAL MANAGEMENT, LLC with ownership of 5,060,160, which is approximately 1.203% of the company’s market cap and around 4.60% of the total institutional ownership; COWEN PRIME SERVICES LLC, holding 4,455,500 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $3.13 million in HTGM stocks shares; and PERKINS CAPITAL MANAGEMENT INC, currently with $1.71 million in HTGM stock with ownership of nearly -3.68% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in HTG Molecular Diagnostics Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of May and at the time of the May reporting period, where 19 institutional holders increased their position in HTG Molecular Diagnostics Inc. [NASDAQ:HTGM] by around 3,228,791 shares. Additionally, 9 investors decreased positions by around 4,211,100 shares, while 9 investors held positions by with 10,604,855 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 18,044,746 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. HTGM stock had 9 new institutional investments in for a total of 616,223 shares, while 2 institutional investors sold positions of 72,215 shares during the same period.