Royalty Pharma plc [NASDAQ: RPRX] loss -1.81% or -0.49 points to close at $26.53 with a heavy trading volume of 3285419 shares. The company report on November 13, 2023 at 8:10 AM that Royalty Pharma and Teva Collaborate to Further Accelerate Olanzapine Lai Program.
Royalty Pharma to provide R&D funding support of up to $125 million for the development of olanzapine LAI (TEV-‘749), a long-acting subcutaneous injectable olanzapine for schizophrenia.
Phase 3 data expected in the second half of 2024.
It opened the trading session at $26.95, the shares rose to $26.99 and dropped to $26.07, the range by which the price of stock traded the whole day. The daily chart for RPRX points out that the company has recorded -21.11% loss over the past six months. However, it is still -2.35% lower than its most recent low trading price.
If we look at the average trading volume of 2.20M shares, RPRX reached to a volume of 3285419 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 Royalty Pharma plc [RPRX]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for RPRX shares is $48.38 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on RPRX stock is a recommendation set at 1.00. 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.
UBS have made an estimate for Royalty Pharma plc shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Buy, with their previous recommendation back on June 14, 2022.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Royalty Pharma plc is set at 0.71, with the Price to Sales ratio for RPRX stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 5.12. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 1.93, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 2.10. Price to Free Cash Flow for RPRX in the course of the last twelve months was 4.22 with Quick ratio for the last quarter at 13.51.
Trading performance analysis for RPRX stock
Royalty Pharma plc [RPRX] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -3.21. With this latest performance, RPRX shares dropped by -3.39% in over the last four-week period, additionally sinking by -21.11% over the last 6 months – not to mention a drop of -36.95% 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 RPRX stock in for the last two-week period is set at 40.51, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 36.36, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 41.97 for Royalty Pharma plc [RPRX]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 27.39, while it was recorded at 27.08 for the last single week of trading, and 31.91 for the last 200 days.
Royalty Pharma plc [RPRX]: A deeper dive into fundamental analysis
Royalty Pharma plc’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 13.51 and a Current Ratio set at 13.51.
Royalty Pharma plc [RPRX]: 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 RPRX. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Royalty Pharma plc go to 3.30%.
An analysis of Institutional ownership at Royalty Pharma plc [RPRX]
The top three institutional holders of RPRX stocks are: VANGUARD GROUP INC with ownership of 1.3 billion shares, which is approximately 8.2579%. BLACKROCK INC., holding 1.04 billion shares of the stock with an approximate value of $201.66 billion in RPRX stocks shares; and BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY INC, currently with $177.59 billion in RPRX stock with ownership which is approximately 5.7994%.