Aeterna Zentaris Inc. (NASDAQ:AEZS) has a beta value of 2.04 and has seen 824,406 shares traded in the last trading session. The company, currently valued at $22.63 Million, closed the last trade at $0.37 per share which meant it lost $0 on the day or -1.07% during that session. The AEZS stock price is -316.22% off its 52-week high price of $1.54 and 10.81% above the 52-week low of $0.33. If we look at the company’s 10-day average daily trading volume, we find that it stood at 977.46 Million shares traded. The 3-month trading volume is 3.7 Million shares.
The consensus among analysts is that Aeterna Zentaris Inc. (AEZS) is a Buy stock at the moment, with a recommendation rating of 0. None of the analysts rate the stock as a Sell, while none rate it as Overweight. None out of 1 have rated it as a Hold, with 1 advising it as a Buy. None have rated the stock as Underweight. The expected earnings per share for the stock is $0.
Aeterna Zentaris Inc. (NASDAQ:AEZS) trade information
Despite being -1.07% in the red today, the stock has traded in the green over the last five days, with the highest price hit on Wednesday, Oct 14 when the AEZS stock price touched $0.39 or saw a rise of 5.13%. Year-to-date, Aeterna Zentaris Inc. shares have moved -59.34%, while the 5-day performance has seen it change -3.9%. Over the past 30 days, the shares of Aeterna Zentaris Inc. (NASDAQ:AEZS) have changed -1.6%. Short interest in the company has seen 1.57 Million shares shorted with days to cover at 0.42.
Wall Street analysts have a consensus price target for the stock at $4.5, which means that the shares’ value could jump 1116.22% from current levels. The projected low price target is $4.5 while the price target rests at a high of $4.5. In that case, then, we find that the current price level is +1116.22% off the targeted high while a plunge would see the stock lose 1116.22% from current levels.
Aeterna Zentaris Inc. (AEZS) estimates and forecasts
If we evaluate the company’s growth over the last 5-year and for the next 5-year period, we find that annual earnings growth was +58.8% over the past 5 years. Earnings growth for 2020 is a modest -240.5%.