Neptune Wellness Solutions Inc. [NASDAQ: NEPT] stock went on an upward path that rose over 2.88% on Wednesday, amounting to a one-week price increase of more than 2.88%. The company report on June 9, 2021 that Neptune Announces Exclusive Licensing Agreement Between Sprout Foods and CoComelon®.
CoComelon® is the World’s #1 Children’s Entertainment & Education Show with Over 110 Million YouTube Subscribers.
CoComelon® Ranks #1 on YouTube with Nearly 9 Billion Views and Ranked #1 on Netflix.
Over the last 12 months, NEPT stock dropped by -53.42%. The average equity rating for NEPT stock is currently 2.00, trading closer to a bullish pattern in the stock market.
The market cap for the stock reached $236.65 million, with 165.49 million shares outstanding and 111.31 million shares in the current float. Compared to the average trading volume of 2.54M shares, NEPT stock reached a trading volume of 4507020 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
Guru’s Opinion on Neptune Wellness Solutions Inc. [NEPT]:
Alliance Global Partners have made an estimate for Neptune Wellness Solutions Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Buy, with their previous recommendation back on August 07, 2020. The new note on the price target was released on January 31, 2020, representing the official price target for Neptune Wellness Solutions Inc. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise to $5, while ROTH Capital analysts kept a Buy rating on NEPT stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Neptune Wellness Solutions Inc. is set at 0.08, with the Price to Sales ratio for NEPT stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 4.48. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 1.55.
NEPT Stock Performance Analysis:
Neptune Wellness Solutions Inc. [NEPT] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 2.88. With this latest performance, NEPT shares gained by 11.72% in over the last four-week period, additionally sinking by -14.88% over the last 6 months – not to mention a drop of -53.42% 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 NEPT stock in for the last two-week period is set at 59.96, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 65.53, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 55.56 for Neptune Wellness Solutions Inc. [NEPT]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 1.3014, while it was recorded at 1.3840 for the last single week of trading, and 1.7779 for the last 200 days.
Insight into Neptune Wellness Solutions Inc. Fundamentals:
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Neptune Wellness Solutions Inc. [NEPT] shares currently have an operating margin of -225.86 and a Gross Margin at -24.39. Neptune Wellness Solutions Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -205.77.
Return on Total Capital for NEPT is now -60.50, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -56.95. Return on Equity for this stock declined to -57.25, with Return on Assets sitting at -47.00. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Neptune Wellness Solutions Inc. [NEPT] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 3.32. Additionally, NEPT Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 3.22, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 2.83. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 0.79, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 0.77.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Neptune Wellness Solutions Inc. [NEPT] managed to generate an average of -$368,868 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 3.56 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.23.
NEPT Stock EPS
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Neptune Wellness Solutions Inc. posted -0.02/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at 0.02/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company fail the estimates by a Surprise Factor of -200.00%. 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 NEPT.
Neptune Wellness Solutions Inc. [NEPT] Insider Position Details
There are presently around $26 million, or 27.41% of NEPT stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of NEPT stocks are: PERCEPTIVE ADVISORS LLC with ownership of 12,849,706, which is approximately -42.157% of the company’s market cap and around 10.13% of the total institutional ownership; PENSERRA CAPITAL MANAGEMENT LLC, holding 1,404,920 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $2.01 million in NEPT stocks shares; and ADVISORSHARES INVESTMENTS LLC, currently with $1.38 million in NEPT stock with ownership of nearly 132.277% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Neptune Wellness Solutions Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of June and at the time of the June reporting period, where 29 institutional holders increased their position in Neptune Wellness Solutions Inc. [NASDAQ:NEPT] by around 3,030,713 shares. Additionally, 21 investors decreased positions by around 20,365,793 shares, while 13 investors held positions by with 5,126,707 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 18,269,799 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. NEPT stock had 15 new institutional investments in for a total of 593,350 shares, while 14 institutional investors sold positions of 9,761,181 shares during the same period.