Stock to keep an eye on: Sophiris Bio, Inc. (NASDAQ:SPHS)


Sophiris Bio, Inc. (NASDAQ:SPHS)

The Company fell -7.29% and finished at $5.09. The daily volume was measured at 2.73 million shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $8.55 and the 52-week low is $0.67. The company has a market cap of $97.63 million. Its latest closing price has a distance of 35.57% from SMA20 and is 110.57 up than SMA50. SPHS is currently showing ROA (Return on Assets) value of -116.3% where ROE (Return on Equity) is -391.9%.

Return on equity (ROE) measures the rate of return on the ownership interest (shareholders’ equity) of the common stock owners. It measures a firm’s efficiency at generating profits from every unit of shareholders’ equity (also known as net assets or assets minus liabilities).

SPHS is currently showing 19.18 million shares outstanding as compared with the 19.18 million total shares float.

The Stock has its Beta Value of 1.74 and ATR (Average True Range) of 0.77. The Weekly and Monthly Volatility of the stock are 18.49% and 18.81% respectively. The weekly performance of the company stands at -9.75 percent while it’s 1-month and 3-month returns are 134.56 percent and 260.99 percent.

By looking at Sophiris Bio, Inc. (SPHS) YTD (year to date) performance, the stock shows Positive value of 185.96%. If the YTD value is Negative, it means that the stock is trading poorly. If the YTD value is Positive, this means the stock is appreciating.

The High price target of the company’s Share is at $5 based on the calculations and analysis of 2 brokers. According to the analysts, the company has the Low Price target of $4 whereas, the Mean Target is estimated by the brokers is $4.5.

For an overview on Recommendation Trends, 0 Analysts assigned the stock as Strong Buy. 2 said it’s a Buy, 0 assigned Hold rating where 0 stated the stock as Underperform and 0 marked the stock as Sell.