In last trading session, Moleculin Biotech, Inc. (NASDAQ:MBRX) saw 1,149,206 shares changing hands with its beta currently measuring 2.41. Company’s recent per share price level of $0.9985 trading at $0 or 0.08% at ring of the bell on the day assigns it a market valuation of $60.31 Million. That closing price of MBRX’s stock is at a discount of -97.3% from its 52-week high price of $1.97 and is indicating a premium of 67.65% from its 52-week low price of $0.323. Taking a look at company’s average trading volume for last 10-days demonstrates a volume of 1.25 Million shares which gives us an average trading volume of 5.55 Million if we extend that period to 3-months.
For Moleculin Biotech, Inc. (MBRX), analysts’ consensus is at an average recommendation of Buy while assigning it a mean rating of 1.7. Splitting up the data highlights that, out of 3 analysts covering the stock, none rated the stock as a Sell while none recommended an Overweight rating for the stock. None suggested the stock as a Hold whereas 3 see the stock as a Buy. None analyst(s) advised it as an Underweight. The company is expected to be making an EPS of -$0.09 in the current quarter.
Moleculin Biotech, Inc. (NASDAQ:MBRX) trade information
Upright in the green today for gaining 0.08%, in the last five days MBRX remained trading in the green while hitting it’s week-highest on Friday, Jun 19 when the stock touched $1.09 price level, adding 8.26% to its value on the day. Moleculin Biotech, Inc.’s shares saw a change of 9.28% in year-to-date performance and have moved -5.66% in past 5-day. Moleculin Biotech, Inc. (NASDAQ:MBRX) showed a performance of -6.54% in past 30-days. Number of shares sold short was 4.25 Million shares which calculate 0.77 days to cover the short interests.
Wall Street analysts have assigned a consensus price target of $3.33 to the stock, which implies a rise of 233.5% to its current value. Analysts have been projecting $2 as a low price target for the stock while placing it at a high target of $5. It follows that stock’s current price would jump +400.75% in reaching the projected high whereas dropping to the targeted low would mean a loss of 100.3% for stock’s current value.
Moleculin Biotech, Inc. (MBRX) estimates and forecasts
Weighing up company’s earnings over the past 5-year and in the next 5-year periods, we find the company posting an annual earnings growth rate of -20.7% during past 5 years. In 2020, company’s earnings growth rate is likely to be around 29.3% while estimates for its earnings growth in next 5 years are of 0%
Moleculin Biotech, Inc. (NASDAQ:MBRX)’s Major holders
Insiders are in possession of 11.45% of company’s total shares while institution are holding 20.38% percent of that, with stock having share float percentage of 23.01%. Investors also watch the number of corporate investors in a company very closely, which is 31 institutions for Moleculin Biotech, Inc. that are currently holding shares of the company. Vanguard Group, Inc. (The) is the top institutional holder at MBRX for having 2.65 Million shares of worth $1.62 Million. And as of March 30, 2020, it was holding 4.39% of the company’s outstanding shares.
The second largest institutional holder is Renaissance Technologies, LLC, which was holding about 1.26 Million shares on March 30, 2020. The number of shares represents firm’s hold over 2.09% of outstanding shares, having a total worth of $770.49 Thousand.
On the other hand, Vanguard Total Stock Market Index Fund and Vanguard Extended Market Index Fund are the top two Mutual Funds which own company’s shares. As of March 30, 2020, the former fund manager was holding 2203334 shares of worth $1.34 Million or 3.65% of the total outstanding shares. The later fund manager was in possession of 388.17 Thousand shares on March 30, 2020, making its stake of worth around $236.63 Thousand in the company or a holder of 0.64% of company’s stock.