Finch Therapeutics Group Inc. (NASDAQ:FNCH) traded at $0.49 at close of the session on Tuesday, 01/24/23, made a downward move of -1.34% on its previous day’s price.
Looking at the stock we see that its previous close was $0.50 with the day’s price range being $0.455 – $0.6099. In terms of its 52-week price range, FNCH has a high of $9.28 and a low of $0.30. The company’s stock has lost about -1.22% over that past 30 days.
Finch Therapeutics Group Inc. has a market cap of $24.50 million. Estimates by analysts give the company expected earnings per share (EPS) of -$0.4, with the EPS growth for the year raised at -$1.78 for 2022 and -$1.64 for next year. These figures represent -20.30% and 7.90% growth in EPS for the two years respectively.
The median projection represents growth adding up to -93.40% compared to sales growth for the corresponding quarter a year ago. According to analyst consensus estimates figures, the company’s yearly revenue forecast for 2022 is expected to hit $3 million, or -83.80% down from figures reported last year.
There have been no upward and no downward revisions for the stock’s EPS in last 7 days, something that reflects the nature of company’s price movement in short term. On the other hand, looking at the outlook for the FNCH stock, short term indicators assign the stock an average of 50% Sell, while medium term indicators assign it an average of 100% Sell. Long term indicators on average place the stock in the category of 100% Sell.
Based on estimates by 2 analysts, where scores have ranged from 1.00 for a strong buy to 5.00 for a strong sell, 0 have rated the Finch Therapeutics Group Inc. (FNCH) stock as a Hold, while 2 rate it as a Buy. 0 analyst(s) rate it as overweight while 0 of them rated it as underweight, whereas 0 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 the current price level is 3.69% off its SMA20 and -32.38% from its 50-day simple moving average. The RSI (14) is pointing at 38.12 while the volatility over the past week is 14.60% and jumps to 15.95% over the past one month. The average price target for the stock over the next 12 months is $15.00, with the estimates having a low of $13.00 and a high of $17.00. These price ends are -2553.06% and -3369.39% off the current price level respectively, although investors could be excited at the prospect of a -2961.22% if the FNCH share price touches on the median price of $15.00.
Let’s briefly compare Finch Therapeutics Group Inc. (FNCH) stock to its peers. We find that current price change of -1.34% and -94.09% over the past 12 months for FNCH. Another of its peers Merck & Co. Inc. (MRK) has dropped -1.24% previous session, and was 35.68% up over the past year, while AbbVie Inc. (ABBV) was also down -0.58% in the last session, while its price remained in the green at 11.90% over the same period.. In contrast to these companies, both the S&P 500 Index and the Dow Jones Industrial were at -0.07% and 0.31%, respectively, at close of the trading.
Coming back to Finch Therapeutics Group Inc. (NASDAQ:FNCH), we note that the average 3-month trading volume was 84.03K, while that of the preceding 10-day period stands at 84520.0. Current shares outstanding are 47.73 million.
The insiders hold 0.10% of the company’s shares while institutions hold 21.00%. The data shows that short shares as of Oct 13, 2022, stood at 0.12 million at a short ratio of 2.23. This represents a 0.25% short interest in shares outstanding on Oct 13, 2022. Shares short fall in October from the previous month at 0.13 million. Investors should be excited about this stock as its upside potential is great, with current price pushing the stock 3.10% up in year-to-date price movement.