Vaxart Inc. [NASDAQ: VXRT] stock went on an upward path that rose over 34.30% on Friday, amounting to a one-week price increase of more than 67.79%. The company report on January 30, 2021 that VAXART ALERT: Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. is Investigating Vaxart, Inc. on Behalf of Long-Term Stockholders and Encourages Investors to Contact the Firm.
Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C., a nationally recognized shareholder rights law firm, is investigating potential claims against Vaxart, Inc. (NASDAQ: VXRT) on behalf of long-term stockholders. Our investigation concerns whether the board of directors of Vaxart have breached their fiduciary duties to the company.
Our investigation follows a securities class action complaint that was filed against Vaxart on August 24, 2020.
Over the last 12 months, VXRT stock rose by 1549.46%. The one-year Vaxart Inc. stock forecast points to a potential upside of 32.2. The average equity rating for VXRT stock is currently 2.00, trading closer to a bullish pattern in the stock market.
The market cap for the stock reached $976.49 million, with 107.72 million shares outstanding and 97.97 million shares in the current float. Compared to the average trading volume of 10.27M shares, VXRT stock reached a trading volume of 60592422 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
Guru’s Opinion on Vaxart Inc. [VXRT]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for VXRT shares is $17.67 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on VXRT stock is a recommendation set at 2.00. 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.
H.C. Wainwright have made an estimate for Vaxart Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Buy, with their previous recommendation back on August 12, 2020. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, B. Riley FBR raised their target price to Buy. The new note on the price target was released on July 13, 2020, representing the official price target for Vaxart Inc. stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Vaxart Inc. is set at 1.17, with the Price to Sales ratio for VXRT stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 128.49. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 9.82, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 1.64.
VXRT Stock Performance Analysis:
Vaxart Inc. [VXRT] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 67.79. With this latest performance, VXRT shares gained by 109.44% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 20.77% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 1549.46% 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 VXRT stock in for the last two-week period is set at 75.96, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 80.13, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 71.96 for Vaxart Inc. [VXRT]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 7.23, while it was recorded at 9.93 for the last single week of trading, and 6.43 for the last 200 days.
Insight into Vaxart Inc. Fundamentals:
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Vaxart Inc. [VXRT] shares currently have an operating margin of -110.17. Vaxart Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -189.06.
Return on Total Capital for VXRT is now -33.85, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -67.27. Return on Equity for this stock declined to -154.15, with Return on Assets sitting at -51.61. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Vaxart Inc. [VXRT] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 143.95. Additionally, VXRT Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 59.01, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 50.35. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 114.95, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 47.12.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Vaxart Inc. [VXRT] managed to generate an average of -$1,331,786 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 3.64 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.27.Vaxart Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 13.20 and a Current Ratio set at 13.20.
VXRT Stock EPS
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Vaxart Inc. posted -0.13/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at -0.13/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 VXRT.
Vaxart Inc. [VXRT] Insider Position Details
There are presently around $442 million, or 38.70% of VXRT stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of VXRT stocks are: RA CAPITAL MANAGEMENT, L.P. with ownership of 10,810,937, which is approximately New of the company’s market cap and around 0.10% of the total institutional ownership; VANGUARD GROUP INC, holding 4,995,186 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $59.84 million in VXRT stocks shares; and BLACKROCK INC., currently with $51.2 million in VXRT stock with ownership of nearly 26.941% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Vaxart Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of February and at the time of the February reporting period, where 87 institutional holders increased their position in Vaxart Inc. [NASDAQ:VXRT] by around 25,703,682 shares. Additionally, 41 investors decreased positions by around 8,519,146 shares, while 18 investors held positions by with 2,662,263 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 36,885,091 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. VXRT stock had 55 new institutional investments in for a total of 18,548,932 shares, while 19 institutional investors sold positions of 4,117,759 shares during the same period.