During the last session, Seelos Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:SEEL)’s traded shares were 0.84 million, with the beta value of the company hitting 2.48. At the end of the trading day, the stock’s price was $1.00, reflecting an intraday gain of 2.84% or $0.03. The 52-week high for the SEEL share is $2.79, that puts it down -179.0 from that peak though still a striking 52.0% gain since the share price plummeted to a 52-week low of $0.48. The company’s market capitalization is $106.06M, and the average intraday trading volume over the past 10 days was 0.48 million shares, and the average trade volume was 1.21 million shares over the past three months.
Seelos Therapeutics Inc. (SEEL) received a consensus recommendation of a Buy from analysts. That translates to a mean rating of 1.70. SEEL has a Sell rating from 0 analyst(s) out of 5 analysts who have looked at this stock. 0 analyst(s) recommend to Hold the stock while 0 suggest Overweight, and 5 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 -$0.14.
Seelos Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:SEEL) trade information
Seelos Therapeutics Inc. (SEEL) registered a 2.84% upside in the last session and has traded in the green over the past 5 sessions. The stock spiked 2.84% in intraday trading to $1.00 this Friday, 08/05/22, hitting a weekly high. The stock’s 5-day price performance is 19.01%, and it has moved by 12.35% in 30 days. Based on these gigs, the overall price performance for the year is -53.49%. The short interest in Seelos Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:SEEL) is 6.58 million shares and it means that shorts have 3.8 day(s) to cover.
The consensus price target of analysts on Wall Street is $5.80, which implies an increase of 82.76% to the stock’s current value. The extremes of the forecast give a target low and a target high price of $3.00 and $12.00 respectively. As a result, SEEL is trading at a discount of -1100.0% off the target high and -200.0% off the low.
Seelos Therapeutics Inc. (SEEL) estimates and forecasts
Statistics show that Seelos Therapeutics Inc. has underperformed its competitors in share price, compared to the industry in which it operates. Seelos Therapeutics Inc. (SEEL) shares have gone down -5.67% during the last six months, with a year-to-date growth rate less than the industry average at -15.49% against 1.00. Yet analysts are ramping up their growth forecast for the fiscal year 2022. Revenue is predicted to shrink -40.00% this quarter and then drop -9.10% in the quarter after that.
An analysis of the company’s performance over the past 5 years shows that the company’s earnings grew an estimated 54.00%. While earnings are projected to return -70.30% in 2022.
Seelos Therapeutics Inc. is due to release its next quarterly earnings in September. However, it is important to remember that the dividend yield ratio is merely an indicator meant to only serve as guidance.
Seelos Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:SEEL)’s Major holders
Seelos Therapeutics Inc. insiders own 4.83% of total outstanding shares while institutional holders control 41.30%, with the float percentage being 43.39%. Blackrock Inc. is the largest shareholder of the company, while 119 institutions own stock in it. As of Mar 30, 2022, the company held over 6.29 million shares (or 5.93% of all shares), a total value of $6.29 million in shares.
The next largest institutional holding, with 5.65 million shares, is of Vanguard Group, Inc. (The)’s that is approximately 5.33% of outstanding shares. At the market price on Mar 30, 2022, these shares were valued at $5.65 million.
Also, the Mutual Funds coming in first place with the largest holdings of Seelos Therapeutics Inc. (SEEL) shares are Vanguard Total Stock Market Index Fund and iShares Russell 2000 ETF. Data provided on Mar 30, 2022 indicates that Vanguard Total Stock Market Index Fund owns about 3.36 million shares. This amounts to just over 3.16 percent of the company’s overall shares, with a $3.36 million market value. The same data shows that the other fund manager holds slightly less at 2.16 million, or about 2.04% of the stock, which is worth about $2.16 million.