During the last session, Sema4 Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ:SMFR)’s traded shares were 3.21 million. At the end of the trading day, the stock’s price was $1.71, reflecting an intraday gain of 8.92% or $0.14. The 52-week high for the SMFR share is $15.21, that puts it down -789.47 from that peak though still a striking 23.98% gain since the share price plummeted to a 52-week low of $1.30. The company’s market capitalization is $580.55M, and the average intraday trading volume over the past 10 days was 3.08 million shares, and the average trade volume was 1.98 million shares over the past three months.
Sema4 Holdings Corp. (SMFR) received a consensus recommendation of a Buy from analysts. That translates to a mean rating of 1.30. SMFR has a Sell rating from 0 analyst(s) out of 4 analysts who have looked at this stock. 0 analyst(s) recommend to Hold the stock while 0 suggest Overweight, and 4 recommend a Buy rating for it. 0 analyst(s) has rated the stock Underweight. Company’s earnings per share (EPS) for the current quarter are expected to be -$0.31.
Sema4 Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ:SMFR) trade information
Sema4 Holdings Corp. (SMFR) registered a 8.92% upside in the last session and has traded in the green over the past 5 sessions. The stock spiked 8.92% in intraday trading to $1.71 this Thursday, 06/23/22, hitting a weekly high. The stock’s 5-day price performance is 17.93%, and it has moved by -7.07% in 30 days. Based on these gigs, the overall price performance for the year is -86.51%. The short interest in Sema4 Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ:SMFR) is 4.74 million shares and it means that shorts have 4.1 day(s) to cover.
The consensus price target of analysts on Wall Street is $4.38, which implies an increase of 60.96% to the stock’s current value. The extremes of the forecast give a target low and a target high price of $3.50 and $5.00 respectively. As a result, SMFR is trading at a discount of -192.4% off the target high and -104.68% off the low.
Sema4 Holdings Corp. (SMFR) estimates and forecasts
Statistics show that Sema4 Holdings Corp. has outperformed its competitors in share price, compared to the industry in which it operates. Sema4 Holdings Corp. (SMFR) shares have gone down -62.99% during the last six months, with a year-to-date growth rate more than the industry average at 73.33% against -3.00. In the rating firms’ projections, revenue will increase 27.60% compared to the previous financial year.
Revenue for the current quarter is expected to be $52.9 million as predicted by 3 analyst(s). Meanwhile, a consensus of 3 analyst(s) estimates revenue growth to $53.28 million by the end of Jun 2022.
While earnings are projected to return 1.90% in 2022.
Sema4 Holdings Corp. is due to release its next quarterly earnings between March 28 and April 01. However, it is important to remember that the dividend yield ratio is merely an indicator meant to only serve as guidance.
Sema4 Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ:SMFR)’s Major holders
Sema4 Holdings Corp. insiders own 52.77% of total outstanding shares while institutional holders control 36.95%, with the float percentage being 78.23%. Blackstone Inc is the largest shareholder of the company, while 134 institutions own stock in it. As of Dec 30, 2021, the company held over 25.16 million shares (or 10.27% of all shares), a total value of $112.2 million in shares.
The next largest institutional holding, with 13.97 million shares, is of Deerfield Management Company, L.P. (Series C)’s that is approximately 5.70% of outstanding shares. At the market price on Dec 30, 2021, these shares were valued at $62.29 million.
Also, the Mutual Funds coming in first place with the largest holdings of Sema4 Holdings Corp. (SMFR) shares are Vanguard Extended Market Index Fund and Price (T.Rowe) Health Sciences Fund. Data provided on Dec 30, 2021 indicates that Vanguard Extended Market Index Fund owns about 1.72 million shares. This amounts to just over 0.70 percent of the company’s overall shares, with a $7.65 million market value. The same data shows that the other fund manager holds slightly less at 1.39 million, or about 0.57% of the stock, which is worth about $6.22 million.