CEL-SCI Corporation (NYSE:CVM) has a beta value of 2.29 and has seen 1,004,496 shares traded in the last trading session. The company, currently valued at $887.59 Million, closed the last trade at $21.9 per share which meant it lost -$2.23 on the day or -9.24% during that session. The CVM stock price is -86.8% off its 52-week high price of $40.91 and 52.65% above the 52-week low of $10.37. If we look at the company’s 10-day average daily trading volume, we find that it stood at 674.88 Million shares traded. The 3-month trading volume is 1.15 Million shares.
The consensus among analysts is that CEL-SCI Corporation (CVM) is a Buy stock at the moment, with a recommendation rating of 2. 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.
CEL-SCI Corporation (NYSE:CVM) trade information
Despite being -9.24% in the red in last session, the stock has traded in the green over the last five days, with the highest price hit on Wednesday, Apr 28 when the CVM stock price touched $27.84- or saw a rise of 21.34%. Year-to-date, CEL-SCI Corporation shares have moved 87.82%, while the 5-day performance has seen it change -12.64%. Over the past 30 days, the shares of CEL-SCI Corporation (NYSE:CVM) have changed 32.97%. Short interest in the company has seen 10.62 Million shares shorted with days to cover at 9.23.
Wall Street analysts have a consensus price target for the stock at $19, which means that the shares’ value could jump -13.24% from current levels. The projected low price target is $19 while the price target rests at a high of $19. In that case, then, we find that the current price level is -13.24% off the targeted high while a plunge would see the stock lose -13.24% from current levels.
CEL-SCI Corporation (CVM) 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 +39.9% over the past 5 years. Earnings growth for 2021 is a modest -16%.
CEL-SCI Corporation (NYSE:CVM)’s Major holders
Insiders own 4.09% of the company shares, while shares held by institutions stand at 31.67% with a share float percentage of 33.03%. Investors are also buoyed by the number of investors in a company, with CEL-SCI Corporation having a total of 163 institutions that hold shares in the company. The top two institutional holders are Blackrock Inc. with over 2.47 Million shares worth more than $28.83 Million. As of December 30, 2020, Blackrock Inc. held 6.1% of shares outstanding.
The other major institutional holder is State Street Corporation, with the holding of over 1.98 Million shares as of December 30, 2020. The firm’s total holdings are worth over $23.07 Million and represent 4.88% of shares outstanding.
Also the top two Mutual Funds that are holding company’s shares are SPDR (R) Ser Tr-SPDR (R) S&P (R) Biotech ETF and Vanguard Total Stock Market Index Fund. As of March 30, 2021, the former fund manager holds about 5.27% shares in the company for having 2136307 shares of worth $32.49 Million while later fund manager owns 969.69 Thousand shares of worth $11.31 Million as of December 30, 2020, which makes it owner of about 2.39% of company’s outstanding stock.