Selecta Biosciences Inc. [NASDAQ: SELB] gained 12.84% on the last trading session, reaching $4.53 price per share at the time. The company report on March 11, 2021 that Selecta Biosciences Reports Recent Business Highlights and Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2020 Financial Results.
– First-in-human dose-escalation study to evaluate ability of ImmTOR™ to mitigate immunogenicity of AAV capsid initiated with initial data expected in the fourth quarter of 2021 -.
– Methylmalonic acidemia (MMA) gene therapy program in collaboration with AskBio expected to enter the clinic in the second quarter of 2021 -.
Selecta Biosciences Inc. represents 107.90 million in outstanding shares, while the company has a total market value of $534.00 million with the latest information. SELB stock price has been found in the range of $4.14 to $4.54.
If compared to the average trading volume of 1.92M shares, SELB reached a trading volume of 1496149 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
Here is what top equities market gurus are saying about Selecta Biosciences Inc. [SELB]:
Mizuho have made an estimate for Selecta Biosciences Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Buy, with their previous recommendation back on January 26, 2021. The new note on the price target was released on October 01, 2020, representing the official price target for Selecta Biosciences Inc. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise to $2.50, while Mizuho analysts kept a Neutral rating on SELB stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Selecta Biosciences Inc. is set at 0.33, with the Price to Sales ratio for SELB stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 32.17. Price to Free Cash Flow for SELB in the course of the last twelve months was 15.66 with Quick ratio for the last quarter at 1.90.
Trading performance analysis for SELB stock
Selecta Biosciences Inc. [SELB] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 4.50. With this latest performance, SELB shares gained by 7.23% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 76.76% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 87.76% 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 SELB stock in for the last two-week period is set at 55.42, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 57.55, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 54.77 for Selecta Biosciences Inc. [SELB]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 4.32, while it was recorded at 4.20 for the last single week of trading, and 3.16 for the last 200 days.
Selecta Biosciences Inc. [SELB]: A deeper dive into fundamental analysis
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Selecta Biosciences Inc. [SELB] shares currently have an operating margin of -342.36. Selecta Biosciences Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -414.99.
Return on Total Capital for SELB is now -252.45, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -554.76. Additionally, SELB Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 203.83, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 21.37.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Selecta Biosciences Inc. [SELB] managed to generate an average of -$1,601,767 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 2.51 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.13.Selecta Biosciences Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 1.90 and a Current Ratio set at 1.90.
Selecta Biosciences Inc. [SELB]: An earnings per share (EPS) analysis
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Selecta Biosciences Inc. posted -0.21/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at -0.28/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company surpassed the estimates by a Surprise Factor of 25.00%. 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 SELB.
An analysis of insider ownership at Selecta Biosciences Inc. [SELB]
There are presently around $203 million, or 52.90% of SELB stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of SELB stocks are: BLACKROCK INC. with ownership of 5,474,324, which is approximately 23.986% of the company’s market cap and around 7.20% of the total institutional ownership; VANGUARD GROUP INC, holding 4,999,874 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $20.05 million in SELB stocks shares; and ARTAL GROUP S.A., currently with $18.05 million in SELB stock with ownership of nearly 0% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Selecta Biosciences Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of March and at the time of the March reporting period, where 62 institutional holders increased their position in Selecta Biosciences Inc. [NASDAQ:SELB] by around 11,755,611 shares. Additionally, 33 investors decreased positions by around 22,552,432 shares, while 10 investors held positions by with 16,387,163 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 50,695,206 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. SELB stock had 26 new institutional investments in for a total of 3,274,340 shares, while 10 institutional investors sold positions of 7,519,138 shares during the same period.