Checkpoint Therapeutics Inc. [NASDAQ: CKPT] jumped around 0.45 points on Thursday, while shares priced at $4.16 at the close of the session, up 12.13%. The company report on January 6, 2021 that Checkpoint Therapeutics to Participate in Three January 2021 Virtual Investor Conferences.
Checkpoint Therapeutics, Inc. (“Checkpoint”) (NASDAQ: CKPT), a clinical-stage immunotherapy and targeted oncology company, announced that James Oliviero, President and Chief Executive Officer, will participate in three virtual investor conferences in January 2021.
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Checkpoint Therapeutics Inc. stock is now 56.98% up from its year-to-date (YTD) trading value. CKPT Stock saw the intraday high of $5.3762 and lowest of $3.73 per share. The company’s 52-week high price is 4.50, which means current price is +62.50% above from all time high which was touched on 02/11/21.
Compared to the average trading volume of 821.50K shares, CKPT reached a trading volume of 13657386 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
What do top market gurus say about Checkpoint Therapeutics Inc. [CKPT]?
Cantor Fitzgerald have made an estimate for Checkpoint Therapeutics Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Overweight, with their previous recommendation back on January 20, 2021. The new note on the price target was released on May 29, 2019, representing the official price target for Checkpoint Therapeutics Inc. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise to $11, while H.C. Wainwright analysts kept a Buy rating on CKPT stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Checkpoint Therapeutics Inc. is set at 0.39, with the Price to Sales ratio for CKPT stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 258.18. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 6.50, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 0.62.
How has CKPT stock performed recently?
Checkpoint Therapeutics Inc. [CKPT] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 17.51. With this latest performance, CKPT shares gained by 30.82% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 109.05% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 94.39% 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 CKPT stock in for the last two-week period is set at 72.33, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 75.52, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 69.68 for Checkpoint Therapeutics Inc. [CKPT]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 3.00, while it was recorded at 3.80 for the last single week of trading, and 2.48 for the last 200 days.
Checkpoint Therapeutics Inc. [CKPT]: Deeper insight into the fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Checkpoint Therapeutics Inc. [CKPT] shares currently have an operating margin of -1454.92. Checkpoint Therapeutics Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -1446.96.
Return on Total Capital for CKPT is now -162.14, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -161.25. Return on Equity for this stock declined to -161.25, with Return on Assets sitting at -95.30.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Checkpoint Therapeutics Inc. [CKPT] managed to generate an average of -$3,089,250 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 2.19 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.07.Checkpoint Therapeutics Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 6.60 and a Current Ratio set at 6.60.
Earnings analysis for Checkpoint Therapeutics Inc. [CKPT]
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Checkpoint Therapeutics Inc. posted -0.22/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at -0.17/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company fail the estimates by a Surprise Factor of -29.40%. 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 CKPT.
Insider trade positions for Checkpoint Therapeutics Inc. [CKPT]
There are presently around $55 million, or 20.00% of CKPT stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of CKPT stocks are: BLACKROCK INC. with ownership of 3,240,599, which is approximately 5.569% of the company’s market cap and around 6.20% of the total institutional ownership; CVI HOLDINGS, LLC, holding 2,622,546 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $10.91 million in CKPT stocks shares; and VANGUARD GROUP INC, currently with $9.55 million in CKPT stock with ownership of nearly 46.128% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Checkpoint Therapeutics Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of March and at the time of the March reporting period, where 39 institutional holders increased their position in Checkpoint Therapeutics Inc. [NASDAQ:CKPT] by around 5,662,895 shares. Additionally, 13 investors decreased positions by around 236,840 shares, while 9 investors held positions by with 7,217,771 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 13,117,506 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. CKPT stock had 14 new institutional investments in for a total of 4,226,718 shares, while 6 institutional investors sold positions of 127,782 shares during the same period.