Cassava Sciences Inc. [NASDAQ: SAVA] closed the trading session at $42.99 on 05/03/21. The day’s price range saw the stock hit a low of $42.21, while the highest price level was $47.35. The company report on April 27, 2021 that Cassava Sciences Invited to Participate in B. Riley Securities’ Neuroscience Conference.
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Cassava Sciences, Inc. (Nasdaq: SAVA), a clinical-stage biotechnology company focused on Alzheimer’s disease, announced that it has been invited to participate in the B. Riley Securities’ Neuroscience Conference, a virtual event taking place on April 28-29, 2021. The B. Riley Securities’ Neuroscience Conference will cover key topics across neurodegeneration and neuropsychiatry disease areas with leading companies in the field.
The stocks have a year to date performance of 530.35 percent and weekly performance of 2.82 percent. The stock has been moved at 392.44 percent over the last six months. The stock has performed -8.28 percent around the most recent 30 days and changed 86.99 percent over the most recent 3-months.
If compared to the average trading volume of 6.32M shares, SAVA reached to a volume of 1580234 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 Cassava Sciences Inc. [SAVA]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for SAVA shares is $77.80 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on SAVA stock is a recommendation set at 2.00. 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.
B. Riley Securities have made an estimate for Cassava Sciences Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Buy, with their previous recommendation back on April 27, 2021. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, H.C. Wainwright raised their target price from $20 to $66. The new note on the price target was released on February 16, 2021, representing the official price target for Cassava Sciences Inc. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise to $24, while Cantor Fitzgerald analysts kept a Overweight rating on SAVA stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Cassava Sciences Inc. is set at 3.65 The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 14.10, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 2.31.
SAVA stock trade performance evaluation
Cassava Sciences Inc. [SAVA] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 2.82. With this latest performance, SAVA shares dropped by -8.28% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 392.44% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 473.97% 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 SAVA stock in for the last two-week period is set at 51.11, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 52.93, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 50.69 for Cassava Sciences Inc. [SAVA]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 46.10, while it was recorded at 45.76 for the last single week of trading, and 20.54 for the last 200 days.
Cassava Sciences Inc. [SAVA]: An insightful look at the core fundamentals
Return on Total Capital for SAVA is now -19.24, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -11.06. Return on Equity for this stock declined to -11.08, with Return on Assets sitting at -10.76. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Cassava Sciences Inc. [SAVA] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 0.32. Additionally, SAVA Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 0.32, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 0.31. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 0.25, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 0.25.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Cassava Sciences Inc. [SAVA] managed to generate an average of -$575,818 per employee.Cassava Sciences Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 50.40 and a Current Ratio set at 50.40.
Earnings per share (EPS) analysis for Cassava Sciences Inc. [SAVA] stock
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Cassava Sciences Inc. posted -0.05/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at -0.06/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company surpassed the estimates by a Surprise Factor of 16.70%. 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 SAVA.
Cassava Sciences Inc. [SAVA]: Insider Ownership positions
There are presently around $461 million, or 25.70% of SAVA stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of SAVA stocks are: BLACKROCK INC. with ownership of 1,970,769, which is approximately 36.357% of the company’s market cap and around 2.50% of the total institutional ownership; VANGUARD GROUP INC, holding 1,583,863 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $74.12 million in SAVA stocks shares; and CAAS CAPITAL MANAGEMENT LP, currently with $32.16 million in SAVA stock with ownership of nearly New of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Cassava Sciences Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of April and at the time of the April reporting period, where 62 institutional holders increased their position in Cassava Sciences Inc. [NASDAQ:SAVA] by around 4,447,410 shares. Additionally, 26 investors decreased positions by around 1,489,486 shares, while 9 investors held positions by with 3,907,754 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 9,844,650 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. SAVA stock had 28 new institutional investments in for a total of 1,588,381 shares, while 9 institutional investors sold positions of 348,999 shares during the same period.