Five Prime Therapeutics Inc. [NASDAQ: FPRX] gained 0.03% or 0.01 points to close at $38.00 with a heavy trading volume of 969488 shares. The company report on April 6, 2021 that INVESTIGATION ALERT: Halper Sadeh LLP Investigates STAY, CUB, AEGN, FPRX; Shareholders are Encouraged to Contact the Firm.
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It opened the trading session at $37.99, the shares rose to $38.01 and dropped to $37.95, the range by which the price of stock traded the whole day. The daily chart for FPRX points out that the company has recorded 540.81% gains over the past six months. However, it is still -1355.94% lower than its most recent low trading price.
If we look at the average trading volume of 2.19M shares, FPRX reached to a volume of 969488 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 Five Prime Therapeutics Inc. [FPRX]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for FPRX shares is $37.17 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on FPRX stock is a recommendation set at 2.60. 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.
Wells Fargo have made an estimate for Five Prime Therapeutics Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Overweight, with their previous recommendation back on November 11, 2020. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, ROTH Capital dropped their target price from $9 to $30. The new note on the price target was released on November 11, 2020, representing the official price target for Five Prime Therapeutics Inc. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise to $14, while JP Morgan analysts kept a Neutral rating on FPRX stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Five Prime Therapeutics Inc. is set at 0.21, with the Price to Sales ratio for FPRX stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 133.89. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 5.28, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 6.18.
Trading performance analysis for FPRX stock
Five Prime Therapeutics Inc. [FPRX] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 0.29. With this latest performance, FPRX shares gained by 0.58% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 540.81% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 1252.31% 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 FPRX stock in for the last two-week period is set at 73.44, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 71.61, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 72.91 for Five Prime Therapeutics Inc. [FPRX]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 31.27, while it was recorded at 37.97 for the last single week of trading, and 15.17 for the last 200 days.
Five Prime Therapeutics Inc. [FPRX]: A deeper dive into fundamental analysis
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Five Prime Therapeutics Inc. [FPRX] shares currently have an operating margin of -579.00. Five Prime Therapeutics Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -639.92.
Return on Total Capital for FPRX is now -29.77, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -33.50. Return on Equity for this stock declined to -40.58, with Return on Assets sitting at -30.35. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Five Prime Therapeutics Inc. [FPRX] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 17.89. Additionally, FPRX Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 15.18, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 14.30. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 15.96, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 13.54.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Five Prime Therapeutics Inc. [FPRX] managed to generate an average of -$1,653,490 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 6.30 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.05.Five Prime Therapeutics Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 13.20 and a Current Ratio set at 13.20.
Five Prime Therapeutics Inc. [FPRX]: An earnings per share (EPS) analysis
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Five Prime Therapeutics Inc. posted -0.57/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at -0.67/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company surpassed the estimates by a Surprise Factor of 14.90%. 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 FPRX.
An analysis of insider ownership at Five Prime Therapeutics Inc. [FPRX]
There are presently around $1,483 million, or 86.40% of FPRX stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of FPRX stocks are: RA CAPITAL MANAGEMENT, L.P. with ownership of 4,285,161, which is approximately New of the company’s market cap and around 0.70% of the total institutional ownership; BLACKROCK INC., holding 2,959,031 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $112.44 million in FPRX stocks shares; and RTW INVESTMENTS, LP, currently with $95.6 million in FPRX stock with ownership of nearly New of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Five Prime Therapeutics Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of May and at the time of the May reporting period, where 94 institutional holders increased their position in Five Prime Therapeutics Inc. [NASDAQ:FPRX] by around 23,948,598 shares. Additionally, 45 investors decreased positions by around 11,137,226 shares, while 6 investors held positions by with 3,953,425 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 39,039,249 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. FPRX stock had 52 new institutional investments in for a total of 16,426,085 shares, while 21 institutional investors sold positions of 2,039,601 shares during the same period.