In recent trading session, Amarin Corporation plc (NASDAQ:AMRN) saw 0.4 million shares changing hands at last check today with its beta currently measuring 1.83. Company’s recent per share price level of $1.16 trading at -$0.01 or -1.07% at last check today assigns it a market valuation of $464.43M. That most recent trading price of AMRN’s stock is at a discount of -232.76% from its 52-week high price of $3.86 and is indicating a premium of 10.34% from its 52-week low price of $1.04. Taking a look at company’s average trading volume for last 10-days demonstrates a volume of 2.5 million shares which gives us an average trading volume of 2.95 million if we extend that period to 3-months.
For Amarin Corporation plc (AMRN), analysts’ consensus is at an average recommendation of a Hold while assigning it a mean rating of 3.00. Splitting up the data highlights that, out of 8 analysts covering the stock, 2 rated the stock as a Sell while 0 recommended an Overweight rating for the stock. 4 suggested the stock as a Hold whereas 2 see the stock as a Buy. 0 analyst(s) advised it as an Underweight. The company is expected to be making an EPS of $0 in the current quarter.
Amarin Corporation plc (NASDAQ:AMRN) trade information
Upright in the red during last session for losing -1.07%, in the last five days AMRN remained trading in the red while hitting it’s week-highest on Friday, 11/18/22 when the stock touched $1.16 price level, adding 5.31% to its value on the day. Amarin Corporation plc’s shares saw a change of -65.28% in year-to-date performance and have moved -4.10% in past 5-day. Amarin Corporation plc (NASDAQ:AMRN) showed a performance of 1.74% in past 30-days. Number of shares sold short was 10.13 million shares which calculate 4.22 days to cover the short interests.
Wall Street analysts have assigned a consensus price target of $3.33 to the stock, which implies a rise of 65.17% to its recent value today. Analysts have been projecting $1.30 as a low price target for the stock while placing it at a high target of $9.00. It follows that stock’s current price would drop -675.86% in reaching the projected high whereas dropping to the targeted low would mean a loss of -12.07% for stock’s current value.
Amarin Corporation plc (AMRN) estimates and forecasts
Statistics highlight that Amarin Corporation plc is scoring comparatively lower than the scores of other players of the relevant industry. The company lost -13.97% of value to its shares in past 6 months, showing an annual growth rate of -192.86% while that of industry is 4.40. Apart from that, the company came lowering its revenue forecast for fiscal year 2022. The company is estimating its revenue growth to decrease by -100.00% in the current quarter and calculating 75.00% increase in the next quarter. This year revenue growth is estimated to fall -37.30% from the last financial year’s standing.
8 industry analysts have given their estimates about the company’s current quarter revenue by setting an average figure of $86.92 million for the same. And 2 analysts are in estimates of company making revenue of $86.8 million in the next quarter that will end on Mar 2023. Company posted $144.49 million and $94.63 million of sales in current and next quarters respectively a year earlier. Analysts are expecting this quarter sales to shrink by -39.80% while estimating it to be -8.30% 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 15.40% during past 5 years. In 2022, company’s earnings growth rate is likely to be around 140.70% while estimates for its earnings growth in next 5 years are of 38.90%.
Amarin Corporation plc is more likely to be releasing its next quarterly report on October 27 and investors are confident in the company announcing better current-quarter dividends despite the fact that it has been facing issues arising out of mounting debt.
Amarin Corporation plc (NASDAQ:AMRN)’s Major holders
Insiders are in possession of 1.27% of company’s total shares while institution are holding 33.31 percent of that, with stock having share float percentage of 33.74%. Investors also watch the number of corporate investors in a company very closely, which is 33.31% institutions for Amarin Corporation plc that are currently holding shares of the company. Sarissa Capital Management, LP is the top institutional holder at AMRN for having 24.0 million shares of worth $27.6 million. And as of Sep 29, 2022, it was holding 5.94% of the company’s outstanding shares.
The second largest institutional holder is Eversept Partners, LP, which was holding about 11.96 million shares on Sep 29, 2022. The number of shares represents firm’s hold over 2.96% of outstanding shares, having a total worth of $13.76 million.
On the other hand, Legg Mason Glb Asset Mgt Tr-Clearbridge Small Cap Fd and Northern Lights Fd Tr-13D Activist Fd are the top two Mutual Funds which own company’s shares. As of Jul 30, 2022, the former fund manager was holding 3.07 million shares of worth $3.53 million or 0.76% of the total outstanding shares. The later fund manager was in possession of 2.03 million shares on Jun 29, 2022, making its stake of worth around $2.33 million in the company or a holder of 0.50% of company’s stock.