Autolus Therapeutics plc [NASDAQ: AUTL] closed the trading session at $6.32 on 06/01/21. The day’s price range saw the stock hit a low of $6.26, while the highest price level was $6.7488. The company report on May 25, 2021 that Autolus Therapeutics Announces an Additional Nature Publication for AUTO1.
– Data suggest that long term durability of response in acute lymphoblastic leukemia patients treated with AUTO1 is due to an enrichment of Stem Cell Memory T cells -.
Autolus Therapeutics plc (Nasdaq: AUTL), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing next-generation programmed T cell therapies, announced a publication in Nature Cancer that gives new insight into the mechanism of long-term durability of effect in acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) patients treated with AUTO1.
The stocks have a year to date performance of -29.31 percent and weekly performance of -0.63 percent. The stock has been moved at -34.24 percent over the last six months. The stock has performed 8.59 percent around the most recent 30 days and changed -7.06 percent over the most recent 3-months.
If compared to the average trading volume of 1.06M shares, AUTL reached to a volume of 1155316 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 Autolus Therapeutics plc [AUTL]:
JP Morgan have made an estimate for Autolus Therapeutics plc shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Neutral, with their previous recommendation back on January 29, 2021. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, H.C. Wainwright raised their target price to Buy. The new note on the price target was released on December 28, 2020, representing the official price target for Autolus Therapeutics plc stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Autolus Therapeutics plc is set at 0.51, with the Price to Sales ratio for AUTL stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 267.22. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 1.57, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 2.27.
AUTL stock trade performance evaluation
Autolus Therapeutics plc [AUTL] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -0.63. With this latest performance, AUTL shares gained by 8.59% in over the last four-week period, additionally sinking by -34.24% over the last 6 months – not to mention a drop of -47.25% 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 AUTL stock in for the last two-week period is set at 53.18, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 52.81, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 52.29 for Autolus Therapeutics plc [AUTL]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 5.84, while it was recorded at 6.38 for the last single week of trading, and 9.21 for the last 200 days.
Autolus Therapeutics plc [AUTL]: An insightful look at the core fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Autolus Therapeutics plc [AUTL] shares currently have an operating margin of -70090.08. Autolus Therapeutics plc’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -58716.53.
Return on Total Capital for AUTL is now -62.70, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -53.12. Return on Equity for this stock declined to -61.61, with Return on Assets sitting at -47.91. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Autolus Therapeutics plc [AUTL] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 25.79. Additionally, AUTL Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 20.50, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 18.41. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 24.08, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 19.14.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Autolus Therapeutics plc [AUTL] managed to generate an average of -$372,915 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 0.01 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.00.Autolus Therapeutics plc’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 5.90 and a Current Ratio set at 5.90.
Earnings per share (EPS) analysis for Autolus Therapeutics plc [AUTL] stock
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Autolus Therapeutics plc posted -0.62/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at -0.71/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company surpassed the estimates by a Surprise Factor of 12.70%. 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 AUTL.
Autolus Therapeutics plc [AUTL]: Insider Ownership positions
There are presently around $144 million, or 31.60% of AUTL stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of AUTL stocks are: CAPITAL WORLD INVESTORS with ownership of 2,955,806, which is approximately 0% of the company’s market cap and around 25.58% of the total institutional ownership; POLYGON MANAGEMENT LTD., holding 2,435,714 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $16.15 million in AUTL stocks shares; and CAPITAL INTERNATIONAL INVESTORS, currently with $15.07 million in AUTL stock with ownership of nearly 85.88% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Autolus Therapeutics plc stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of May and at the time of the May reporting period, where 40 institutional holders increased their position in Autolus Therapeutics plc [NASDAQ:AUTL] by around 11,081,932 shares. Additionally, 16 investors decreased positions by around 1,353,013 shares, while 10 investors held positions by with 9,224,459 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 21,659,404 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. AUTL stock had 21 new institutional investments in for a total of 7,052,780 shares, while 6 institutional investors sold positions of 820,198 shares during the same period.