Novan Inc. [NASDAQ: NOVN] traded at a high on 01/08/21, posting a 10.48 gain after which it closed the day’ session at $1.09. The company report on January 8, 2021 that Novan to Present at the H.C. Wainwright BioConnect 2021 Virtual Conference.
Novan, Inc. (“the Company” or “Novan”) (Nasdaq: NOVN), announced that Paula Brown Stafford, President and Chief Executive Officer of Novan, will participate in a fireside chat during the January 11th-14th H.C. Wainwright BioConnect 2021 Virtual Conference.
A video webcast of the fireside chat will be available for viewing on-demand beginning Monday, January 11, 2021, at 6:00 AM ET for those registered for the event and accessible on the Events page of the Investors section of the Company’s website (novan.com) for 90 days.
The results of the trading session contributed to over 18393942 shares changing hands. Over the past one week, the price volatility of Novan Inc. stands at 22.12% while the volatility over the past one month is 16.74%.
The market cap for NOVN stock reached $139.60 million, with 133.69 million shares outstanding and 128.86 million shares in the current float. Compared to the average trading volume of 15.00M shares, NOVN reached a trading volume of 18393942 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
What do top market gurus say about Novan Inc. [NOVN]?
Piper Jaffray have made an estimate for Novan Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Neutral, with their previous recommendation back on January 06, 2020.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Novan Inc. is set at 0.14, with the Price to Sales ratio for NOVN stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 26.85. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 18.17, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 0.34.
How has NOVN stock performed recently?
Novan Inc. [NOVN] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 34.07. With this latest performance, NOVN shares gained by 87.96% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 113.14% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 53.52% 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 NOVN stock in for the last two-week period is set at 66.55, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 66.64, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 66.13 for Novan Inc. [NOVN]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 0.6117, while it was recorded at 1.0313 for the last single week of trading, and 0.5246 for the last 200 days.
Novan Inc. [NOVN]: Deeper insight into the fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Novan Inc. [NOVN] shares currently have an operating margin of -608.86. Novan Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -625.84.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Novan Inc. [NOVN] managed to generate an average of -$729,548 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 23.37 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.18.Novan Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 5.60 and a Current Ratio set at 5.60.
Earnings analysis for Novan Inc. [NOVN]
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Novan Inc. posted 0.11/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at -0.45/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company surpassed the estimates by a Surprise Factor of 124.40%. 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 NOVN.
Insider trade positions for Novan Inc. [NOVN]
There are presently around $10 million, or 8.00% of NOVN stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of NOVN stocks are: VANGUARD GROUP INC with ownership of 6,375,944, which is approximately 277.644% of the company’s market cap and around 8.94% of the total institutional ownership; QUBE RESEARCH & TECHNOLOGIES LTD, holding 602,553 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $0.66 million in NOVN stocks shares; and BRIDGEWAY CAPITAL MANAGEMENT INC, currently with $0.51 million in NOVN stock with ownership of nearly 0% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Novan Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of March and at the time of the March reporting period, where 15 institutional holders increased their position in Novan Inc. [NASDAQ:NOVN] by around 5,962,485 shares. Additionally, 14 investors decreased positions by around 1,241,227 shares, while 5 investors held positions by with 1,605,291 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 8,809,003 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. NOVN stock had 7 new institutional investments in for a total of 471,898 shares, while 7 institutional investors sold positions of 611,636 shares during the same period.