22nd Century Group Inc. (NASDAQ:XXII) has a beta value of 1.89 and has seen 1.52 million shares traded in the last trading session. The company, currently valued at $548.39M, closed the last trade at $3.36 per share which meant it lost -$0.01 on the day or -0.30% during that session. The XXII stock price is -80.65% off its 52-week high price of $6.07 and 83.63% above the 52-week low of $0.55. If we look at the company’s 10-day average daily trading volume, we find that it stood at 3.07 million shares traded. The 3-month trading volume is 2.35 million shares.
The consensus among analysts is that 22nd Century Group Inc. (XXII) is a Buy stock at the moment, with a recommendation rating of 2.00. 0 analysts rate the stock as a Sell, while 0 rate it as Overweight. 0 out of 1 have rated it as a Hold, with 1 advising it as a Buy. 0 have rated the stock as Underweight. The expected earnings per share for the stock is -$0.03.
22nd Century Group Inc. (NASDAQ:XXII) trade information
Sporting -0.30% in the red in last session, the stock has traded in the red over the last five days, with the highest price hit on Friday, 09/03/21 when the XXII stock price touched $3.36 or saw a rise of 17.04%. Year-to-date, 22nd Century Group Inc. shares have moved 52.73%, while the 5-day performance has seen it change -15.37%. Over the past 30 days, the shares of 22nd Century Group Inc. (NASDAQ:XXII) have changed -4.55%. Short interest in the company has seen 11.2 million shares shorted with days to cover at 2.51.
Wall Street analysts have a consensus price target for the stock at $5.00, which means that the shares’ value could jump 32.8% from current levels. The projected low price target is $5.00 while the price target rests at a high of $5.00. In that case, then, we find that the current price level is -48.81% off the targeted high while a plunge would see the stock gain -48.81% from current levels.
22nd Century Group Inc. (XXII) estimates and forecasts
Figures show that 22nd Century Group Inc. shares have outperformed across the wider relevant industry. The company’s shares have gained 54.84% over the past 6 months, with this year growth rate of 7.14%, compared to 6.50% for the industry. Other than that, the company has, however, increased its growth outlook for the 2021 fiscal year revenue. Growth estimates for the current quarter are 25.00% and -33.30% for the next quarter. Revenue growth from the last financial year stood is estimated to be 18.60%.
1 analysts offering their estimates for the company have set an average revenue estimate of $7.08 million for the current quarter. 2 have an estimated revenue figure of $8.15 million for the next quarter concluding in Sep 2021.
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 2.60% over the past 5 years.
22nd Century Group Inc. is expected to release its next earnings report on May 06 this year, and investors are excited at the prospect of better dividends despite the company’s debt issue.
22nd Century Group Inc. (NASDAQ:XXII)’s Major holders
Insiders own 2.26% of the company shares, while shares held by institutions stand at 28.92% with a share float percentage of 29.59%. Investors are also buoyed by the number of investors in a company, with 22nd Century Group Inc. having a total of 117 institutions that hold shares in the company. The top two institutional holders are ETF Managers Group, LLC with over 13.3 million shares worth more than $43.77 million. As of Mar 30, 2021, ETF Managers Group, LLC held 8.72% of shares outstanding.
The other major institutional holder is Vanguard Group, Inc. (The), with the holding of over 6.17 million shares as of Mar 30, 2021. The firm’s total holdings are worth over $20.3 million and represent 4.04% of shares outstanding.
Also the top two Mutual Funds that are holding company’s shares are ETF Managers Tr-EFTMG Alternative Harvest ETF and Vanguard Total Stock Market Index Fund. As of Mar 30, 2021, the former fund manager holds about 8.72% shares in the company for having 13.3 million shares of worth $43.77 million while later fund manager owns 3.91 million shares of worth $12.87 million as of Mar 30, 2021, which makes it owner of about 2.56% of company’s outstanding stock.