Plus Therapeutics Inc. [NASDAQ: PSTV] surged by $0.62 during the normal trading session on Wednesday and reaching a high of $5.42 during the day while it closed the day at $3.75. The company report on January 6, 2021 that Plus Therapeutics to Participate in Upcoming January Conferences.
Plus Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: PSTV), a clinical-stage company focused on making a positive impact on patients’ lives, announced that Marc Hedrick, M.D., President and Chief Executive Officer of Plus Therapeutics, will present at three upcoming virtual conferences.
Plus Therapeutics Inc. stock has also gained 47.06% of its value over the past 7 days. However, PSTV stock has inclined by 75.23% in the 3 months of the year. Over the past six months meanwhile, it has gained 36.86% and gained 85.64% year-on date.
The market cap for PSTV stock reached $17.06 million, with 4.78 million shares outstanding and 4.74 million shares in the current float. Compared to the average trading volume of 415.32K shares, PSTV reached a trading volume of 15937574 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 Plus Therapeutics Inc. [PSTV]:
Ladenburg Thalmann have made an estimate for Plus Therapeutics Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Buy, with their previous recommendation back on January 25, 2021. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, Maxim Group raised their target price to Buy. The new note on the price target was released on October 16, 2020, representing the official price target for Plus Therapeutics Inc. stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Plus Therapeutics Inc. is set at 0.40, with the Price to Sales ratio for PSTV stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 11.38. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 6.25, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 1.67.
PSTV stock trade performance evaluation
Plus Therapeutics Inc. [PSTV] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 47.06. With this latest performance, PSTV shares gained by 68.92% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 36.86% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 72.02% 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 PSTV stock in for the last two-week period is set at 78.87, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 84.41, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 74.74 for Plus Therapeutics Inc. [PSTV]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 2.31, while it was recorded at 3.06 for the last single week of trading, and 2.31 for the last 200 days.
Plus Therapeutics Inc. [PSTV]: An insightful look at the core fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Plus Therapeutics Inc. [PSTV] shares currently have an operating margin of -52.26. Plus Therapeutics Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -46.91.
Return on Total Capital for PSTV is now -22.46, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -93.39. Return on Equity for this stock declined to -102.83, with Return on Assets sitting at -13.91. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Plus Therapeutics Inc. [PSTV] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 1,032.16. Additionally, PSTV Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 91.17, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 51.54. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 55.69, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 4.92.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Plus Therapeutics Inc. [PSTV] managed to generate an average of -$273,583 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 8.28 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.30.Plus Therapeutics Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 1.00 and a Current Ratio set at 1.00.
Earnings per share (EPS) analysis for Plus Therapeutics Inc. [PSTV] stock
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Plus Therapeutics Inc. posted 0.23/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at -0.66/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company surpassed the estimates by a Surprise Factor of 134.80%. 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 PSTV.
Plus Therapeutics Inc. [PSTV]: Insider Ownership positions
There are presently around $1 million, or 9.00% of PSTV stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of PSTV stocks are: BLACKROCK INC. with ownership of 121,038, which is approximately 0% of the company’s market cap and around 0.80% of the total institutional ownership; RENAISSANCE TECHNOLOGIES LLC, holding 106,100 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $0.33 million in PSTV stocks shares; and GOLDMAN SACHS GROUP INC, currently with $0.2 million in PSTV stock with ownership of nearly New of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Plus Therapeutics Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of April and at the time of the April reporting period, where 10 institutional holders increased their position in Plus Therapeutics Inc. [NASDAQ:PSTV] by around 214,526 shares. Additionally, 5 investors decreased positions by around 31,021 shares, while 6 investors held positions by with 152,977 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 398,524 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. PSTV stock had 7 new institutional investments in for a total of 140,972 shares, while 3 institutional investors sold positions of 30,988 shares during the same period.