IT Tech Packaging Inc. [AMEX: ITP] gained 5.60% or 0.03 points to close at $0.53 with a heavy trading volume of 9549263 shares. The company report on May 26, 2021 that IT Tech Packaging, Inc. Officially Obtains FDA Approval for Surgical Mask Products.
IT Tech Packaging, Inc. (NYSE AMERICAN: ITP) (“IT Tech Packaging” or the “Company”), a leading manufacturer and distributor of diversified paper products in North China, announced that the Company has officially obtained approval for surgical mask products from local Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in China Hebei province. IT Tech Packaging has also shown the result in public for the required period of time and is now eligible to produce (aseptic) single-use surgical and surgical masks.
The Company has completed all preparation and testing works at the mask production line, which is expected to be operated non-stop with an annual estimated production capacity of 45 million pieces of masks, potentially creating promising financial returns.
It opened the trading session at $0.51, the shares rose to $0.54 and dropped to $0.51, the range by which the price of stock traded the whole day. The daily chart for ITP points out that the company has recorded -22.06% loss over the past six months. However, it is still -35.9% lower than its most recent low trading price.
If we look at the average trading volume of 5.27M shares, ITP reached to a volume of 9549263 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 IT Tech Packaging Inc. [ITP]:
The Average True Range (ATR) for IT Tech Packaging Inc. is set at 0.04, with the Price to Sales ratio for ITP stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 0.45. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 0.09, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 0.38.
Trading performance analysis for ITP stock
IT Tech Packaging Inc. [ITP] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 8.38. With this latest performance, ITP shares gained by 8.41% in over the last four-week period, additionally sinking by -22.06% over the last 6 months – not to mention a drop of -3.43% 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 ITP stock in for the last two-week period is set at 57.89, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 69.48, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 51.12 for IT Tech Packaging Inc. [ITP]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 0.5298, while it was recorded at 0.5073 for the last single week of trading, and 0.6320 for the last 200 days.
IT Tech Packaging Inc. [ITP]: A deeper dive into fundamental analysis
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and IT Tech Packaging Inc. [ITP] shares currently have an operating margin of -5.40 and a Gross Margin at +5.65. IT Tech Packaging Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -5.50.
Return on Total Capital for ITP is now -2.93, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -3.14. Return on Equity for this stock declined to -3.26, with Return on Assets sitting at -2.85. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, IT Tech Packaging Inc. [ITP] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 9.46. Additionally, ITP Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 8.64, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 8.29. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 2.83, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 2.58.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, IT Tech Packaging Inc. [ITP] managed to generate an average of -$16,679 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 10.63 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.52.IT Tech Packaging Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 2.70 and a Current Ratio set at 3.00.
IT Tech Packaging Inc. [ITP]: An earnings per share (EPS) analysis
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 ITP. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for IT Tech Packaging Inc. go to 20.00%.
An analysis of insider ownership at IT Tech Packaging Inc. [ITP]
There are presently around $1 million, or 2.50% of ITP stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of ITP stocks are: VIRTU FINANCIAL LLC with ownership of 543,293, which is approximately New of the company’s market cap and around 5.47% of the total institutional ownership; TWO SIGMA SECURITIES, LLC, holding 451,667 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $0.24 million in ITP stocks shares; and CITADEL ADVISORS LLC, currently with $0.22 million in ITP stock with ownership of nearly 3885.558% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in IT Tech Packaging Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of May and at the time of the May reporting period, where 13 institutional holders increased their position in IT Tech Packaging Inc. [AMEX:ITP] by around 2,103,318 shares. Additionally, 3 investors decreased positions by around 595,520 shares, while 1 investors held positions by with 247,744 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 2,451,094 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. ITP stock had 10 new institutional investments in for a total of 1,331,050 shares, while 3 institutional investors sold positions of 595,520 shares during the same period.