In recent trading session, Moderna, Inc. (NASDAQ:MRNA) saw 3,369,903 shares changing hands with its beta currently measuring 0. Company’s recent per share price level of $67.15 trading at -$4.13 or -5.79% at recent trade assigns it a market valuation of $26.76 Billion. That current trading price of MRNA’s stock is at a discount of -41.79% from its 52-week high price of $95.21 and is indicating a premium of 76.89% from its 52-week low price of $15.52. Taking a look at company’s average trading volume for last 10-days demonstrates a volume of 5.81 Million shares which gives us an average trading volume of 10.1 Million if we extend that period to 3-months.
For Moderna, Inc. (MRNA), analysts’ consensus is at an average recommendation of Overweight while assigning it a mean rating of 2.1. Splitting up the data highlights that, out of 15 analysts covering the stock, 1 rated the stock as a Sell while none recommended an Overweight rating for the stock. 2 suggested the stock as a Hold whereas 12 see the stock as a Buy. None analyst(s) advised it as an Underweight. The company is expected to be making an EPS of -$0.43 in the current quarter.
Moderna, Inc. (NASDAQ:MRNA) trade information
In the face of being in the red today for losing -5.79%, in the last five days MRNA remained trading in the green while hitting it’s week-highest on Thursday, Oct 29 when the stock touched $74.54- price level, adding 9.58% to its value on the day. Moderna, Inc.’s shares saw a change of 244.58% in year-to-date performance and have moved -4.44% in past 5-day. Moderna, Inc. (NASDAQ:MRNA) showed a performance of -4.73% in past 30-days. Number of shares sold short was 27.34 Million shares which calculate 2.71 days to cover the short interests.
Wall Street analysts have assigned a consensus price target of $92.36 to the stock, which implies a rise of 37.54% to its current value. Analysts have been projecting $41 as a low price target for the stock while placing it at a high target of $136. It follows that stock’s current price would jump +102.53% in reaching the projected high whereas dropping to the targeted low would mean a loss of -38.94% for stock’s current value.
Moderna, Inc. (MRNA) estimates and forecasts
Statistics highlight that Moderna, Inc. is scoring comparatively lower than the scores of other players of the relevant industry. The company added +48.72% of value to its shares in past 6 months, showing an annual growth rate of -2.58% while that of industry is 13.4. Apart from that, the company came lowering its revenue forecast for fiscal year 2020. The company is estimating its revenue growth to decline by -16.2% in the current quarter and calculating 27% increase in the next quarter. This year revenue growth is estimated to rise 413.6% from the last financial year’s standing.
10 industry analysts have given their estimates about the company’s current quarter revenue by setting an average figure of $77.51 Million for the same. And 10 analysts are in estimates of company making revenue of $155.34 Million in the next quarter that will end in December 01, 2020. Company posted $18.36 Million and $14.05 Million of sales in current and next quarters respectively a year earlier. Analysts are expecting this quarter sales to grow by 322.2% while estimating it to be 1005.2% for the next quarter.
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 0% during past 5 years. In 2020, company’s earnings growth rate is likely to be around -27.1% while estimates for its earnings growth in next 5 years are of 16.8%
Moderna, Inc. (NASDAQ:MRNA)’s Major holders
Insiders are in possession of 23.94% of company’s total shares while institution are holding 53.53% percent of that, with stock having share float percentage of 70.38%. Investors also watch the number of corporate investors in a company very closely, which is 298 institutions for Moderna, Inc. that are currently holding shares of the company. Flagship Pioneering Inc. is the top institutional holder at MRNA for having 39.87 Million shares of worth $2.56 Billion. And as of June 29, 2020, it was holding 10.1% of the company’s outstanding shares.
The second largest institutional holder is FMR, LLC, which was holding about 37.53 Million shares on June 29, 2020. The number of shares represents firm’s hold over 9.51% of outstanding shares, having a total worth of $2.41 Billion.
On the other hand, Fidelity Growth Company Fund and Vanguard Total Stock Market Index Fund are the top two Mutual Funds which own company’s shares. As of August 30, 2020, the former fund manager was holding 14999842 shares of worth $973.34 Million or 3.8% of the total outstanding shares. The later fund manager was in possession of 7.77 Million shares on June 29, 2020, making its stake of worth around $498.6 Million in the company or a holder of 1.97% of company’s stock.