Noteworthy Buzzer: Opko Health Inc (NASDAQ:OPK)
- Author: Joanne Flowers Mar 23, 2017,
Mar 23, 2017, 17:41
The Company now has Insider ownership of 6.7 Percent and Institutional Ownership of 24.1 Percent. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through the SEC website.
On Wednesday, March 15th, Phillip Md Et Al Frost purchased 1,800 shares of Opko Health stock.
The Stock has Weekly volatility of 3.66% and monthly volatility of 3.96%.
Important factors to focus when evaluating a stock's present and future value are the 52 week price high and low levels. The Stock opened its session at $7.91 and closed at $7.86 by showing increase of 0 percent. The shares were acquired at an average price of $8.03 per share, with a total value of $14,454.00.
Opko Health Inc (NYSE:OPK) reported a diluted EPS of $-0.0455 from continuing operations for the annual period ended 2016-12-31. (NASDAQ:OPK) remained flat at $7.86 on Wednesday. Company's distance from 20 day simple moving average is -2.95% and distance from 50-Day simple moving average is -7.06%. Steven D. Rubin is another major player among company insiders, now holding 5,575,251 shares as of 1%, carrying a current market value of $44602008. Opko Health Inc has a 52-week low of 7.13 and a 52-week high of 12.15. Whalerock Point Partners LLC bought a new position in shares of Opko Health during the third quarter worth $2,100,000. The company is estimating to achieve earnings per share (EPS) growth of 26.00% in this year and the earnings per share (EPS) growth expected to be 180.00% in the next year. The business had revenue of $275.50 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $310.82 million. Opko Health had a negative return on equity of 0.49% and a negative net margin of 0.81%.
Many analysts are providing their Estimated Earnings analysis for Opko Health, Inc. and for the current quarter 6 analysts have projected that the stock could give an Average Earnings estimate of $-0.03/share. If you are accessing this news story on another website, it was stolen and republished in violation of USA & global copyright laws. 5739696 shares were traded during the last session. The stock got a shaky start early morning on analyst's remarks. (OPK) where Standpoint Research provided Buy rating on the stock on 3-Jun-16. Analyst's ratings play a vital role in defining a stock's performance for the day. In a research note issued to the investors, the brokerage major Announces the price-target to $25 per share. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Opko Health from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a research note on Wednesday, January 18th. Finally, Guggenheim assumed coverage on shares of Opko Health in a research note on Tuesday, March 14th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have issued a hold rating and six have given a buy rating to the company's stock.
Opko Health, Inc. (OPK) topped its 52-week high price of $12.15 on Dec 15, 2016 and 52-Week Low Price of $7.13 on Mar 2, 2017. Exencial Wealth Advisors LLC raised its stake in shares of Opko Health by 10.0% in the fourth quarter. The company has a Return on Assets (ROA) of -0.90%.
On Thursday, February 23rd, Phillip Md Et Al Frost bought 1,800 shares of Opko Health stock. The average true range of the stock is observed at 0.31 and the relative strength index of the stock is recorded at 47.48. Moving averages are used as a strong indicator for technical stock analysis and it helps investors in figuring out where the stock has been and also help in determining where it may be possibly heading.
OPKO Health, Inc (OPKO) is a healthcare company. It operates in two segments: pharmaceutical and diagnostics.