Strongbridge Biopharma plc [NASDAQ: SBBP] loss -6.43% on the last trading session, reaching $2.62 price per share at the time. The company report on November 24, 2020 that Strongbridge Biopharma plc Announces Publication of Secondary Endpoints Data from Phase 3 SONICS Study of RECORLEV™ (levoketoconazole) for the Treatment of Endogenous Cushing’s Syndrome in the Journal, Pituitary.
~ RECORLEV™ (levoketoconazole) Treatment Resulted in Significantly Improved Clinician-Assessed Signs and Symptoms and Patient-Reported Outcomes of Cushing’s Syndrome ~.
Strongbridge Biopharma plc, (Nasdaq: SBBP), a global commercial-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of therapies for rare diseases with significant unmet needs, announced that secondary endpoint results from the Phase 3 SONICS study of RECORLEV™ (levoketoconazole) for the potential treatment of endogenous Cushing’s syndrome were published online in advance of print publication in the peer-reviewed journal, Pituitary, the official publication of the Pituitary Society and the Growth Hormone Research Society.
Strongbridge Biopharma plc represents 56.11 million in outstanding shares, while the company has a total market value of $188.30 million with the latest information. SBBP stock price has been found in the range of $2.61 to $2.8551.
If compared to the average trading volume of 488.75K shares, SBBP reached a trading volume of 1178536 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
Here is what top equities market gurus are saying about Strongbridge Biopharma plc [SBBP]:
Craig Hallum have made an estimate for Strongbridge Biopharma plc shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Buy, with their previous recommendation back on March 03, 2020. The new note on the price target was released on September 25, 2019, representing the official price target for Strongbridge Biopharma plc stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise to $8, while Jefferies analysts kept a Buy rating on SBBP stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Strongbridge Biopharma plc is set at 0.16, with the Price to Sales ratio for SBBP stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 6.70. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 1.97.
Trading performance analysis for SBBP stock
Strongbridge Biopharma plc [SBBP] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 0.77. With this latest performance, SBBP shares gained by 8.71% in over the last four-week period, additionally sinking by -35.94% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 31.66% 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 SBBP stock in for the last two-week period is set at 49.09, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 43.59, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 50.86 for Strongbridge Biopharma plc [SBBP]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 2.41, while it was recorded at 2.75 for the last single week of trading, and 2.86 for the last 200 days.
Strongbridge Biopharma plc [SBBP]: A deeper dive into fundamental analysis
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Strongbridge Biopharma plc [SBBP] shares currently have an operating margin of -292.02 and a Gross Margin at +58.84. Strongbridge Biopharma plc’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -228.14.
Return on Total Capital for SBBP is now -67.84, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -53.11. Return on Equity for this stock declined to -53.42, with Return on Assets sitting at -34.35. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Strongbridge Biopharma plc [SBBP] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 2.01. Additionally, SBBP Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 1.97, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 1.24. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 1.50, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 1.47.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Strongbridge Biopharma plc [SBBP] managed to generate an average of -$696,493 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 11.07 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.15.Strongbridge Biopharma plc’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 4.50 and a Current Ratio set at 4.50.
Strongbridge Biopharma plc [SBBP]: An earnings per share (EPS) analysis
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Strongbridge Biopharma plc posted -0.25/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at -0.26/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company surpassed the estimates by a Surprise Factor of 3.80%. 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 SBBP. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Strongbridge Biopharma plc go to 20.00%.
An analysis of insider ownership at Strongbridge Biopharma plc [SBBP]
There are presently around $103 million, or 71.10% of SBBP stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of SBBP stocks are: CAXTON CORP with ownership of 8,089,442, which is approximately 22.344% of the company’s market cap and around 0.90% of the total institutional ownership; NEA MANAGEMENT COMPANY, LLC, holding 4,141,308 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $10.85 million in SBBP stocks shares; and ORBIMED ADVISORS LLC, currently with $9.14 million in SBBP stock with ownership of nearly New of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Strongbridge Biopharma plc stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of October and at the time of the October reporting period, where 42 institutional holders increased their position in Strongbridge Biopharma plc [NASDAQ:SBBP] by around 12,209,274 shares. Additionally, 32 investors decreased positions by around 973,923 shares, while 12 investors held positions by with 26,012,719 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 39,195,916 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. SBBP stock had 16 new institutional investments in for a total of 7,238,346 shares, while 9 institutional investors sold positions of 315,304 shares during the same period.