Spectrum Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (SPPI) is an interesting player in the Healthcare space, with a focus on Biotechnology. The stock has been active on the tape, currently trading at $18.95, down from yesterday’s close by -0.79%. Given the stock’s recent action, it seemed like a good time to take a closer look at the company’s recent data.Fundamental Analysis
Spectrum Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (SPPI) currently trades with a market capitalization of $1.92 Billion. That value represents a market adjusting for revenues that have been growing by 8.99 % on a quarterly year/year basis as of the company’s last quarterly report.
You can get a sense of how sustainable that is by a levered free cash flow of -$30.39 Million over the past twelve months. Generally speaking, earnings are expected to grow in coming quarters. Analysts are forecasting earnings of -$0.25 on a per share basis this quarter. Perhaps, that suggests something about why 3.64% of the outstanding share supply is held by institutional investors.
Sometimes, we can understand most about a stock by simply looking at how it has been trading. Looking at the stock’s movement on the chart, Spectrum Pharmaceuticals, Inc. recorded a 52-week high of $21.95. It is now trading 3% off that level. The stock is trading $19.02 its 50-day moving average by 0.07%. The stock carved out a 52-week low down at $4.28.
In recent action, Spectrum Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (SPPI) has made a move of -3.32% over the past month, which has come on Strong relative transaction volume. Over the trailing year, the stock is underperforming the S&P 500 by 19.03, and it’s gotten there by action that has been more volatile on a day-to-day basis than most other stocks on the exchange. In terms of the mechanics underlying that movement, traders will want to note that the stock is trading on a float of 9.77% with $92.61 Million sitting short, betting on future declines. That suggests something of the likelihood of a short squeeze in shares of SPPI.