Vaxart Inc. [NASDAQ: VXRT] traded at a low on 06/01/21, posting a -0.45 loss after which it closed the day’ session at $6.59. The company report on May 27, 2021 that Vaxart to Present at the Jefferies Virtual Healthcare Conference.
Vaxart, Inc. (Nasdaq: VXRT), a clinical-stage biotechnology company developing oral recombinant vaccines that are administered by tablet rather than by injection, announced that Andrei Floroiu, CEO and Sean Tucker, CSO of the Vaxart executive team are scheduled to present at the Jefferies Virtual Healthcare Conference on Friday, June 4, 2021 at 1:30 p.m. Eastern Time.
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The results of the trading session contributed to over 3587444 shares changing hands. Over the past one week, the price volatility of Vaxart Inc. stands at 4.84% while the volatility over the past one month is 10.35%.
The market cap for VXRT stock reached $814.26 million, with 115.42 million shares outstanding and 114.75 million shares in the current float. Compared to the average trading volume of 16.08M shares, VXRT reached a trading volume of 3587444 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
What do top market gurus say about Vaxart Inc. [VXRT]?
H.C. Wainwright have made an estimate for Vaxart Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Buy, with their previous recommendation back on August 12, 2020. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, B. Riley FBR raised their target price to Buy. The new note on the price target was released on July 13, 2020, representing the official price target for Vaxart Inc. stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Vaxart Inc. is set at 0.77, with the Price to Sales ratio for VXRT stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 478.98. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 4.31, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 1.38.
How has VXRT stock performed recently?
Vaxart Inc. [VXRT] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 3.78. With this latest performance, VXRT shares dropped by -38.87% in over the last four-week period, additionally sinking by -6.26% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 137.05% 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 VXRT stock in for the last two-week period is set at 48.74, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 48.08, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 49.11 for Vaxart Inc. [VXRT]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 6.48, while it was recorded at 6.53 for the last single week of trading, and 6.92 for the last 200 days.
Vaxart Inc. [VXRT]: Deeper insight into the fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Vaxart Inc. [VXRT] shares currently have an operating margin of -766.66. Vaxart Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -796.34.
Return on Total Capital for VXRT is now -35.02, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -38.23. Return on Equity for this stock declined to -47.26, with Return on Assets sitting at -33.98. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Vaxart Inc. [VXRT] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 17.94. Additionally, VXRT Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 15.21, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 14.51. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 14.02, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 11.89.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Vaxart Inc. [VXRT] managed to generate an average of -$1,150,714 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 2.05 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.04.Vaxart Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 15.10 and a Current Ratio set at 15.10.
Earnings analysis for Vaxart Inc. [VXRT]
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Vaxart Inc. posted -0.12/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 fail the estimates by a Surprise Factor of -100.00%. 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 VXRT.
Insider trade positions for Vaxart Inc. [VXRT]
There are presently around $212 million, or 30.40% of VXRT stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of VXRT stocks are: STATE STREET CORP with ownership of 8,486,301, which is approximately -10.15% of the company’s market cap and around 0.60% of the total institutional ownership; VANGUARD GROUP INC, holding 5,477,693 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $36.1 million in VXRT stocks shares; and BLACKROCK INC., currently with $35.7 million in VXRT stock with ownership of nearly 9.751% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Vaxart Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of May and at the time of the May reporting period, where 89 institutional holders increased their position in Vaxart Inc. [NASDAQ:VXRT] by around 5,177,950 shares. Additionally, 66 investors decreased positions by around 8,574,074 shares, while 21 investors held positions by with 18,349,004 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 32,101,028 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. VXRT stock had 42 new institutional investments in for a total of 1,137,314 shares, while 24 institutional investors sold positions of 4,878,039 shares during the same period.