Invitae Corporation [NYSE: NVTA] traded at a low on 04/29/21, posting a -4.53 loss after which it closed the day’ session at $35.00. The company report on April 21, 2021 that Invitae to Open New Facility in North Carolina to Support Continued Growth.
Invitae Corporation (NYSE: NVTA), a leading medical genetics company, announced its plans to open a new laboratory and production facility in North Carolina to further expand its capacity to meet the growing demand for genetic testing services globally.
“As we continue to expand to support our rapid growth worldwide, we were eager to identify a location on the East Coast that would improve our ability to serve our customers, improve our operational leverage, and build a talented team with connections to a vibrant life sciences community. We have found the ideal location in North Carolina,” said Ken Knight, chief operating officer of Invitae. “Our mission is to make genetic information affordable and accessible for billions of people. Our new location near the Research Triangle Park will help us bring that mission to reality.”.
The results of the trading session contributed to over 3144616 shares changing hands. Over the past one week, the price volatility of Invitae Corporation stands at 5.03% while the volatility over the past one month is 5.86%.
The market cap for NVTA stock reached $6.73 billion, with 180.19 million shares outstanding and 164.12 million shares in the current float. Compared to the average trading volume of 4.26M shares, NVTA reached a trading volume of 3144616 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
What do top market gurus say about Invitae Corporation [NVTA]?
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for NVTA shares is $53.50 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on NVTA stock is a recommendation set at 2.10. 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.
Oppenheimer have made an estimate for Invitae Corporation shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Outperform, with their previous recommendation back on April 05, 2021. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, Ladenburg Thalmann raised their target price from $46.50 to $58. The new note on the price target was released on February 18, 2021, representing the official price target for Invitae Corporation stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Invitae Corporation is set at 2.40, with the Price to Sales ratio for NVTA stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 24.06. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 3.19, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 1.84.
How has NVTA stock performed recently?
Invitae Corporation [NVTA] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -2.67. With this latest performance, NVTA shares dropped by -0.85% in over the last four-week period, additionally sinking by -27.28% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 100.11% 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 NVTA stock in for the last two-week period is set at 41.35, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 38.52, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 42.67 for Invitae Corporation [NVTA]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 39.11, while it was recorded at 36.71 for the last single week of trading, and 42.35 for the last 200 days.
Invitae Corporation [NVTA]: Deeper insight into the fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Invitae Corporation [NVTA] shares currently have an operating margin of -225.17 and a Gross Margin at +27.41. Invitae Corporation’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -215.37.
Return on Total Capital for NVTA is now -40.29, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -38.75. Return on Equity for this stock declined to -51.12, with Return on Assets sitting at -28.59. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Invitae Corporation [NVTA] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 22.78. Additionally, NVTA Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 18.55, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 13.12. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 22.25, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 18.12.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Invitae Corporation [NVTA] managed to generate an average of -$286,748 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 6.97 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.13.Invitae Corporation’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 3.50 and a Current Ratio set at 3.70.
Earnings analysis for Invitae Corporation [NVTA]
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Invitae Corporation posted -0.8/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at -0.83/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company surpassed the estimates by a Surprise Factor of 3.60%. 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 NVTA. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Invitae Corporation go to 8.00%.
Insider trade positions for Invitae Corporation [NVTA]
There are presently around $6,090 million, or 83.60% of NVTA stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of NVTA stocks are: ARK INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT LLC with ownership of 27,001,138, which is approximately -2.715% of the company’s market cap and around 1.00% of the total institutional ownership; BAKER BROS. ADVISORS LP, holding 15,649,182 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $547.72 million in NVTA stocks shares; and VANGUARD GROUP INC, currently with $523.78 million in NVTA stock with ownership of nearly 68.003% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Invitae Corporation stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of May and at the time of the May reporting period, where 234 institutional holders increased their position in Invitae Corporation [NYSE:NVTA] by around 40,770,943 shares. Additionally, 113 investors decreased positions by around 7,562,379 shares, while 41 investors held positions by with 125,653,964 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 173,987,286 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. NVTA stock had 99 new institutional investments in for a total of 11,408,131 shares, while 34 institutional investors sold positions of 3,098,778 shares during the same period.