In last trading session, MannKind Corporation (NASDAQ:MNKD) saw 7.51 million shares changing hands with its beta currently measuring 1.59. Company’s recent per share price level of $4.35 trading at -$0.04 or -0.91% at ring of the bell on the day assigns it a market valuation of $1.19B. That closing price of MNKD’s stock is at a discount of -32.18% from its 52-week high price of $5.75 and is indicating a premium of 33.1% from its 52-week low price of $2.91. Taking a look at company’s average trading volume for last 10-days demonstrates a volume of 2.14 million shares which gives us an average trading volume of 2.81 million if we extend that period to 3-months.
For MannKind Corporation (MNKD), analysts’ consensus is at an average recommendation of a Buy while assigning it a mean rating of 1.80. Splitting up the data highlights that, out of 5 analysts covering the stock, 0 rated the stock as a Sell while 0 recommended an Overweight rating for the stock. 1 suggested the stock as a Hold whereas 4 see the stock as a Buy. 0 analyst(s) advised it as an Underweight. The company is expected to be making an EPS of -$0.02 in the current quarter.
MannKind Corporation (NASDAQ:MNKD) trade information
Upright in the red during last session for losing -0.91%, in the last five days MNKD remained trading in the green while hitting it’s week-highest on Thursday, 09/14/23 when the stock touched $4.35 price level, adding 2.25% to its value on the day. MannKind Corporation’s shares saw a change of -17.46% in year-to-date performance and have moved 1.40% in past 5-day. MannKind Corporation (NASDAQ:MNKD) showed a performance of -13.86% in past 30-days. Number of shares sold short was 39.14 million shares which calculate 10.58 days to cover the short interests.
Wall Street analysts have assigned a consensus price target of $6.70 to the stock, which implies a rise of 35.07% to its current value. Analysts have been projecting $5.00 as a low price target for the stock while placing it at a high target of $7.50. It follows that stock’s current price would drop -72.41% in reaching the projected high whereas dropping to the targeted low would mean a loss of -14.94% for stock’s current value.
MannKind Corporation (MNKD) estimates and forecasts
Statistics highlight that MannKind Corporation is scoring comparatively higher than the scores of other players of the relevant industry. The company added 4.57% of value to its shares in past 6 months, showing an annual growth rate of 79.41% while that of industry is 12.00. Apart from that, the company came raising its revenue forecast for fiscal year 2023. The company is estimating its revenue growth to increase by 66.70% in the current quarter and calculating 100.00% increase in the next quarter. This year revenue growth is estimated to rise 97.50% from the last financial year’s standing.
5 industry analysts have given their estimates about the company’s current quarter revenue by setting an average figure of $51.51 million for the same. And 5 analysts are in estimates of company making revenue of $56.29 million in the next quarter that will end on Dec 2023. Company posted $25.47 million and $36.06 million of sales in current and next quarters respectively a year earlier. Analysts are expecting this quarter sales to grow by 102.20% while estimating it to be 56.10% 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 21.30% during past 5 years. In 2023, company’s earnings growth rate is likely to be around -4.70% while estimates for its earnings growth in next 5 years are of 35.60%.
MannKind Corporation is more likely to be releasing its next quarterly report in October 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.
MannKind Corporation (NASDAQ:MNKD)’s Major holders
Insiders are in possession of 2.62% of company’s total shares while institution are holding 53.89 percent of that, with stock having share float percentage of 55.34%. Investors also watch the number of corporate investors in a company very closely, which is 53.89% institutions for MannKind Corporation that are currently holding shares of the company. Blackrock Inc. is the top institutional holder at MNKD for having 20.57 million shares of worth $83.72 million. And as of Jun 29, 2023, it was holding 7.67% of the company’s outstanding shares.
The second largest institutional holder is State Street Corporation, which was holding about 15.31 million shares on Jun 29, 2023. The number of shares represents firm’s hold over 5.71% of outstanding shares, having a total worth of $62.32 million.
On the other hand, SPDR (R) Ser Tr-SPDR (R) S&P (R) Biotech ETF and Vanguard Total Stock Market Index Fund are the top two Mutual Funds which own company’s shares. As of Jul 30, 2023, the former fund manager was holding 10.31 million shares of worth $47.12 million or 3.84% of the total outstanding shares. The later fund manager was in possession of 7.76 million shares on Jun 29, 2023, making its stake of worth around $31.57 million in the company or a holder of 2.89% of company’s stock.