American Shared Hospital Services (NYSE:AMS) traded at $2.88 at last check on Tuesday, May 04, made a downturn move of -22.89% on its previous day’s price.
Looking at the stock we see that its previous close was $3.74 and the beta (5Y monthly) reads 1.07 with the day’s price range being $2.5801 – 4.2596. The company has a trailing 12-month PE ratio of 0. In terms of its 52-week price range, AMS has a high of $3.98 and a low of $1.41. The company’s stock has gained about 40.07% over that past 30 days.
On the other hand, looking at the outlook for the AMS stock, short term indicators assign the stock an average of 50% Buy, while medium term indicators assign it an average of 100% Buy. Long term indicators on average place the stock in the category of 100% Buy.
Based on estimates by 1 analysts, where scores have ranged from 1.00 for a strong buy to 5.00 for a strong sell, none have rated the American Shared Hospital Services (AMS) stock as a Hold, while 1 rate it as a Buy. None analyst(s) rate it as outperform while none of them rated it as underperform, whereas none suggest the stock as a Sell. The stock has an overall rating of Buy and investors could take advantage and scoop up stock of the company.
Looking further, we note that the PEG ratio for the AMS stock currently stands at 0, and the most recent price level today is 13.37% off its SMA20 and 10.64% from its 50-day simple moving average. The RSI (14) is pointing at 54.29 while the volatility over the past week is 25.44% and drops to 11.14% over the past one month. The beta value is 1.07, while the average true range (ATR) is currently pointing at 0.32. The average price target for the stock over the next 12 months is $83, with the estimates having a low of $83 and a high of $83. These price ends are 2781.94% and +2781.94% off the today’s price level respectively, although investors could be excited at the prospect of a +2781.94% if the AMS share price touches on the median price of $83.
Let’s briefly compare American Shared Hospital Services (AMS) stock to its peers. We find that today’s price change of -22.89% and +113.71% over the past 12 months for AMS competes that of Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc (TMO), which has seen its stock price fall -1.19% in the latest trading session and is +41.71% over the last one year. Another of its peers Intuitive Surg Inc (ISRG) has dropped -3.64% today, and was +73.91% up over the past year, while Edwards Lifesciences Corp (EW) is also down -22.89% yet, while its price remains in the green at 113.71% over the same period. American Shared Hospital Services has a P/E ratio of 0 compared to Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc’s 29.25 and Intuitive Surg Inc’s 89.45. In contrast to these companies, both the S&P 500 Index and the Dow Jones Industrial are today at -1.21% and -0.62%, respectively, in early deals.
Coming back to American Shared Hospital Services (NYSE:AMS), we note that the average 3-month trading volume was 406.49 Million, while that of the preceding 10-day period stands at 2.73 Million. Current shares outstanding are 5.8 Million.
According to data from Thomson Reuters, insiders hold 39.54% of the company’s shares while institutions hold 9.36%. The data shows that short shares as of April 14, 2021, stood at 3.93 Million at a short ratio of 0.03. This represents a 0.07% short interest in shares outstanding on April 14, 2021. Shares short dropped in April from the previous month at 44.61 Million. Investors should be excited about this stock as its upside potential is great, with today’s price pushing the stock +68.47% up in year-to-date price movement.