Personalis Inc. [NASDAQ: PSNL] slipped around -4.81 points on Monday, while shares priced at $26.19 at the close of the session, down -15.52%. The company report on November 18, 2020 that Personalis, Inc. to Present at EACR Liquid Biopsies Virtual Event.
Personalis, Inc. (Nasdaq: PSNL), a leader in advanced genomics for population sequencing and cancer, announced that the company will participate in the EACR Liquid Biopsies Virtual Event, November 18-19, including a poster presentation and satellite symposia.
The company will showcase both their platforms, ImmunoID NeXT™ and NeXT Liquid Biopsy™.
Personalis Inc. stock is now 140.28% up from its year-to-date (YTD) trading value. PSNL Stock saw the intraday high of $32.80 and lowest of $26.04 per share. The company’s 52-week high price is 31.80, which means current price is +513.35% above from all time high which was touched on 11/23/20.
Compared to the average trading volume of 685.42K shares, PSNL reached a trading volume of 3089331 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
What do top market gurus say about Personalis Inc. [PSNL]?
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for PSNL shares is $30.57 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on PSNL 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.
Needham have made an estimate for Personalis Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Buy, with their previous recommendation back on November 12, 2020. The new note on the price target was released on November 06, 2020, representing the official price target for Personalis Inc. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise to $35, while Citigroup analysts kept a Buy rating on PSNL stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Personalis Inc. is set at 2.62, with the Price to Sales ratio for PSNL stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 12.54. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 4.56, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 5.62.
How has PSNL stock performed recently?
Personalis Inc. [PSNL] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -5.35. With this latest performance, PSNL shares dropped by -0.30% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 119.35% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 198.29% 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 PSNL stock in for the last two-week period is set at 48.24, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 43.01, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 49.39 for Personalis Inc. [PSNL]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 25.89, while it was recorded at 28.64 for the last single week of trading, and 16.35 for the last 200 days.
Personalis Inc. [PSNL]: Deeper insight into the fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Personalis Inc. [PSNL] shares currently have an operating margin of -34.38 and a Gross Margin at +33.86. Personalis Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -38.47.
Return on Total Capital for PSNL is now -46.04, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -55.11. Return on Equity for this stock declined to -55.92, with Return on Assets sitting at -25.21. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Personalis Inc. [PSNL] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 1.87. Additionally, PSNL Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 1.84, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 1.27. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 0.60, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 0.59.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Personalis Inc. [PSNL] managed to generate an average of -$137,824 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 16.81 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.66.Personalis Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 6.20 and a Current Ratio set at 6.20.
Earnings analysis for Personalis Inc. [PSNL]
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Personalis Inc. posted -0.21/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at -0.25/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company surpassed the estimates by a Surprise Factor of 16.00%. 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 PSNL. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Personalis Inc. go to 12.40%.
Insider trade positions for Personalis Inc. [PSNL]
There are presently around $668 million, or 84.10% of PSNL stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of PSNL stocks are: ABINGWORTH LLP with ownership of 4,462,452, which is approximately -18.11% of the company’s market cap and around 0.80% of the total institutional ownership; JPMORGAN CHASE & CO, holding 3,616,272 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $94.71 million in PSNL stocks shares; and ARK INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT LLC, currently with $86.25 million in PSNL stock with ownership of nearly 59.19% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Personalis Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of November and at the time of the November reporting period, where 62 institutional holders increased their position in Personalis Inc. [NASDAQ:PSNL] by around 8,311,095 shares. Additionally, 33 investors decreased positions by around 2,533,604 shares, while 11 investors held positions by with 14,652,183 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 25,496,882 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. PSNL stock had 25 new institutional investments in for a total of 1,245,131 shares, while 15 institutional investors sold positions of 481,769 shares during the same period.