Soligenix Inc [NASDAQ: SNGX] gained 16.68% or 0.13 points to close at $0.94 with a heavy trading volume of 6960382 shares. The company report on January 8, 2024 at 7:30 AM that FDA Grants Soligenix “Fast Track” Designation for Dusquetide in the Treatment of Oral Lesions of Behçet’s Disease.
Soligenix, Inc. (Nasdaq: SNGX) (Soligenix or the Company), a late-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing products to treat rare diseases where there is an unmet medical need, announced today that its SGX945 (dusquetide) development program for the treatment of oral lesions of Behçet’s Disease has received “Fast Track” designation from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
Fast track is a designation that the FDA reserves for a drug intended to treat a serious or life-threatening condition and one that demonstrates the potential to address an unmet medical need for the condition. Fast track designation is intended to facilitate the development and expedite the review of new drugs and biologics. For instance, should events warrant, Soligenix will be eligible to submit a new drug application (NDA) for SGX945 on a rolling basis, permitting the FDA to review sections of the NDA prior to receiving the complete submission. Additionally, NDAs for fast track development programs ordinarily will be eligible for priority review, which imparts an abbreviated review time of approximately six months.
It opened the trading session at $0.90, the shares rose to $0.98 and dropped to $0.814, the range by which the price of stock traded the whole day. The daily chart for SNGX points out that the company has recorded 35.64% gains over the past six months. However, it is still -147.37% lower than its most recent low trading price.
If we look at the average trading volume of 2.85M shares, SNGX reached to a volume of 6960382 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 Soligenix Inc [SNGX]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for SNGX shares is $3.00 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on SNGX 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.
Dawson James have made an estimate for Soligenix Inc shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Neutral, with their previous recommendation back on July 28, 2020.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Soligenix Inc is set at 0.13, with the Price to Sales ratio for SNGX stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 48.75. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 2.31, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 0.99.
Trading performance analysis for SNGX stock
Soligenix Inc [SNGX] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 24.05. With this latest performance, SNGX shares gained by 14.55% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 35.64% over the last 6 months – not to mention a drop of -86.54% 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 SNGX stock in for the last two-week period is set at 66.73, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 69.74, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 64.43 for Soligenix Inc [SNGX]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 0.5819, while it was recorded at 0.8838 for the last single week of trading, and 0.7762 for the last 200 days.
Soligenix Inc [SNGX]: A deeper dive into fundamental analysis
Soligenix Inc’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 1.99 and a Current Ratio set at 1.99.
Soligenix Inc [SNGX]: 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 SNGX. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Soligenix Inc go to 1.00%.
An analysis of Institutional ownership at Soligenix Inc [SNGX]
The top three institutional holders of SNGX stocks are: VANGUARD GROUP INC with ownership of 1.3 billion shares, which is approximately 8.2815%. BLACKROCK INC., holding 1.03 billion shares of the stock with an approximate value of $176.59 billion in SNGX stocks shares; and BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY INC, currently with $156.75 billion in SNGX stock with ownership which is approximately 5.8325%.