Aptinyx Inc. [NASDAQ: APTX] price plunged by -1.88 percent to reach at -$0.07. The company report on October 20, 2020 that Aptinyx Reports Positive, Statistically Significant, Top-line Data From Phase 2 Study of NYX-783 in Patients With Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder.
Clinically meaningful and statistically significant improvement on CAPS-5 Arousal and Reactivity Score observed with NYX-783 .
Clinically meaningful improvement from baseline on CAPS-5 Total Score observed in 50 mg dose arm.
A sum of 418756 shares traded at recent session while its average daily volume was at 191.97K shares. Aptinyx Inc. shares reached a high of $3.79 and dropped to a low of $3.64 until finishing in the latest session at $3.66.
The average equity rating for APTX stock is currently 1.80, trading closer to a bullish pattern in the stock market.
Guru’s Opinion on Aptinyx Inc. [APTX]:
SunTrust have made an estimate for Aptinyx Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Buy, with their previous recommendation back on July 01, 2020. The new note on the price target was released on May 08, 2020, representing the official price target for Aptinyx Inc. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise to $7, while H.C. Wainwright analysts kept a Buy rating on APTX stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Aptinyx Inc. is set at 0.20, with the Price to Sales ratio for APTX stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 54.43. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 1.42, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 2.44.
APTX Stock Performance Analysis:
Aptinyx Inc. [APTX] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -5.67. With this latest performance, APTX shares gained by 5.48% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 40.77% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 21.59% 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 APTX stock in for the last two-week period is set at 50.55, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 50.64, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 51.60 for Aptinyx Inc. [APTX]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 3.54, while it was recorded at 3.75 for the last single week of trading, and 3.51 for the last 200 days.
Insight into Aptinyx Inc. Fundamentals:
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Aptinyx Inc. [APTX] shares currently have an operating margin of -1624.78. Aptinyx Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -1564.73.
Return on Total Capital for APTX is now -47.57, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -45.81. Return on Equity for this stock declined to -45.81, with Return on Assets sitting at -37.34.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Aptinyx Inc. [APTX] managed to generate an average of -$1,335,116 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 7.18 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.02.Aptinyx Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 30.70 and a Current Ratio set at 30.70.
APTX Stock EPS
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Aptinyx Inc. posted -0.44/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at -0.44/share. 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 APTX.
Aptinyx Inc. [APTX] Insider Position Details
There are presently around $102 million, or 66.50% of APTX stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of APTX stocks are: BAIN CAPITAL LIFE SCIENCES INVESTORS, LLC with ownership of 5,558,425, which is approximately 0% of the company’s market cap and around 5.04% of the total institutional ownership; ADAMS STREET PARTNERS LLC, holding 5,215,748 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $19.09 million in APTX stocks shares; and NEW LEAF VENTURE PARTNERS, L.L.C., currently with $12.04 million in APTX stock with ownership of nearly 0% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Aptinyx Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of August and at the time of the August reporting period, where 47 institutional holders increased their position in Aptinyx Inc. [NASDAQ:APTX] by around 3,947,543 shares. Additionally, 23 investors decreased positions by around 2,355,684 shares, while 13 investors held positions by with 21,578,157 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 27,881,384 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. APTX stock had 23 new institutional investments in for a total of 937,410 shares, while 12 institutional investors sold positions of 1,855,185 shares during the same period.