Athersys Inc. [ATHX] is 45.53% higher this YTD. Is it still time to buy?

Athersys Inc. [NASDAQ: ATHX] closed the trading session at $1.79 on 10/29/20. The day’s price range saw the stock hit a low of $1.63, while the highest price level was $1.84. The company report on October 8, 2020 that Athersys to Host Third Quarter Financial Results Call.

Athersys, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATHX) will release its third quarter 2020 financial results at approximately 4:00 PM Eastern Time on Monday, November 9, 2020, and will host a conference call shortly thereafter at 4:30 PM Eastern Time to review the results. Members of the management team will host the call as follows:.


The stocks have a year to date performance of 45.53 percent and weekly performance of 7.83 percent. The stock has been moved at -26.94 percent over the last six months. The stock has performed -8.21 percent around the most recent 30 days and changed -30.08 percent over the most recent 3-months.

If compared to the average trading volume of 1.85M shares, ATHX reached to a volume of 2016634 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.

Here’s what leading stock market gurus have to say about Athersys Inc. [ATHX]:


BofA/Merrill have made an estimate for Athersys Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Buy, with their previous recommendation back on June 25, 2020. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, Dawson James raised their target price to Buy. The new note on the price target was released on August 26, 2019, representing the official price target for Athersys Inc. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another drop from $12 to $6, while Maxim Group kept a Buy rating on ATHX stock. On August 10, 2017, analysts increased their price target for ATHX shares from 9 to 12.

The Average True Range (ATR) for Athersys Inc. is set at 0.12, with the Price to Sales ratio for ATHX stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 36433.66. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 5.26, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 0.40.

ATHX stock trade performance evaluation

Athersys Inc. [ATHX] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 7.83. With this latest performance, ATHX shares dropped by -8.21% in over the last four-week period, additionally sinking by -26.94% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 37.69% 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 ATHX stock in for the last two-week period is set at 48.15, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 52.21, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 44.54 for Athersys Inc. [ATHX]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 1.9755, while it was recorded at 1.6680 for the last single week of trading, and 2.2129 for the last 200 days.

Athersys Inc. [ATHX]: An insightful look at the core fundamentals



Athersys Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 4.90 and a Current Ratio set at 4.90.

Earnings per share (EPS) analysis for Athersys Inc. [ATHX] stock

With the latest financial reports released by the company, Athersys Inc. posted -0.08/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at -0.09/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company surpassed the estimates by a Surprise Factor of 11.10%. 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 ATHX.

Athersys Inc. [ATHX]: Insider Ownership positions

There are presently around $98 million, or 29.30% of ATHX stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of ATHX stocks are: BLACKROCK INC. with ownership of 13,025,332, which is approximately 28.519% of the company’s market cap and around 2.10% of the total institutional ownership; STATE STREET CORP, holding 11,938,428 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $21.37 million in ATHX stocks shares; and VANGUARD GROUP INC, currently with $17.03 million in ATHX stock with ownership of nearly 40.794% of the company’s market capitalization.

85 institutional holders increased their position in Athersys Inc. [NASDAQ:ATHX] by around 23,974,238 shares. Additionally, 36 investors decreased positions by around 2,953,780 shares, while 31 investors held positions by with 27,890,331 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 54,818,349 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. ATHX stock had 36 new institutional investments in for a total of 2,645,732 shares, while 15 institutional investors sold positions of 1,438,100 shares during the same period.

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