Guardion Health Sciences Inc. [NASDAQ: GHSI] closed the trading session at $2.57 on 03/23/21. The day’s price range saw the stock hit a low of $2.33, while the highest price level was $2.58. The company report on March 16, 2021 that Guardion Health Sciences Regains Compliance with Nasdaq Minimum Bid Price Rule.
Guardion Health Sciences, Inc. (Nasdaq: GHSI) (“Guardion” or the “Company”), a clinical nutrition and diagnostics company that develops clinically supported nutritional supplements, medical foods, and medical devices, announced that it has regained compliance with the minimum bid price requirement for continued listing on The Nasdaq Capital Market pursuant to Listing Rule 5550(a)(2) (the “Minimum Bid Price Rule”). On March 15, 2021, Guardion received a letter from the Office of General Counsel of The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC (“Nasdaq”) stating that because Guardion’s Company’s common stock (the “Common Stock”) had a closing bid price at or above $1.00 per share for a minimum of ten (10) consecutive trading days, its Common Stock had regained compliance with Nasdaq’s Minimum Bid Price Rule.
On September 20, 2019, the Company received notice from Nasdaq indicating that, based upon the closing bid price of the Common Stock, the Company no longer satisfied the Minimum Bid Price Rule. The Company was afforded 180 calendar days, or until March 18, 2020, to regain compliance with the Minimum Bid Price Rule. Thereafter, the Company was afforded a second 180 calendar day compliance period (which 180-day period was extended due to circumstances related to COVID-19), or until November 30, 2020, to regain compliance with the Minimum Bid Price Rule.
The stocks have a year to date performance of 3.21 percent and weekly performance of -5.17 percent. The stock has been moved at 74.19 percent over the last six months. The stock has performed -58.81 percent around the most recent 30 days and changed 75.47 percent over the most recent 3-months.
If compared to the average trading volume of 6.11M shares, GHSI reached to a volume of 1464756 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 Guardion Health Sciences Inc. [GHSI]:
The Average True Range (ATR) for Guardion Health Sciences Inc. is set at 0.50, with the Price to Sales ratio for GHSI stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 24.21. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 3.52, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 0.55.
GHSI stock trade performance evaluation
Guardion Health Sciences Inc. [GHSI] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -5.17. With this latest performance, GHSI shares dropped by -58.81% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 74.19% over the last 6 months – not to mention a drop of -3.75% 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 GHSI stock in for the last two-week period is set at 37.27, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 35.41, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 40.37 for Guardion Health Sciences Inc. [GHSI]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 4.24, while it was recorded at 2.60 for the last single week of trading, and 2.50 for the last 200 days.
Guardion Health Sciences Inc. [GHSI]: An insightful look at the core fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Guardion Health Sciences Inc. [GHSI] shares currently have an operating margin of -989.37 and a Gross Margin at +23.60. Guardion Health Sciences Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -1204.77.
Return on Total Capital for GHSI is now -113.05, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -139.00. Return on Equity for this stock declined to -142.97, with Return on Assets sitting at -131.40. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Guardion Health Sciences Inc. [GHSI] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 4.87. Additionally, GHSI Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 4.65, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 4.55. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 3.61, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 3.45.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Guardion Health Sciences Inc. [GHSI] managed to generate an average of -$494,469 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 16.95 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.11.Guardion Health Sciences Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 8.70 and a Current Ratio set at 9.80.
Guardion Health Sciences Inc. [GHSI]: Insider Ownership positions
There are presently around $2 million, or 4.10% of GHSI stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of GHSI stocks are: VANGUARD GROUP INC with ownership of 508,881, which is approximately 7.375% of the company’s market cap and around 1.80% of the total institutional ownership; GEODE CAPITAL MANAGEMENT, LLC, holding 72,397 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $0.19 million in GHSI stocks shares; and CITADEL ADVISORS LLC, currently with $0.14 million in GHSI stock with ownership of nearly -4.018% of the company’s market capitalization.
12 institutional holders increased their position in Guardion Health Sciences Inc. [NASDAQ:GHSI] by around 80,811 shares. Additionally, 8 investors decreased positions by around 131,741 shares, while 3 investors held positions by with 521,111 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 733,663 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. GHSI stock had 7 new institutional investments in for a total of 24,015 shares, while 5 institutional investors sold positions of 103,581 shares during the same period.