B. Riley Securities raised the price target for the Cassava Sciences Inc. (NASDAQ:SAVA) stock from “a Buy” to “a Neutral”. The rating was released on November 16, 2022, according to finviz.
The latest trade, Performances and Moving Averages give us the following Picture
The share price of Cassava Sciences Inc. (NASDAQ:SAVA) dipped -1.37% to close Friday’s market session at $19.41, lower as compared to yesterday’s close. The stock price fluctuated between $19.25 and $19.96 throughout the trading session with the volume trading being 755411 shares, which represented a significant variation when compared to the three months average volume of 916.88K shares. The firm’s stock price fluctuated -8.05% within the last five trades and 13.58% within the last 30 trades, which was a significant change from the beginning of this year. Despite the fact that the share price decreased -27.44% in the last 6 months and -22.58% was subtracted to its value over the previous 3 months. SAVA stock is trading at a margin of -0.52%, -3.54% and -24.18% apart from the 20-Day, 50-Day and 200-Day Simple Moving Average prices.
As of the close of trading, SAVA deals in the Healthcare domain. The stock is trading -62.38 percent below its 52-week high and 17.28 percent above its 52-week low. For example, looking both at the price and the high and low measurements of 52 weeks will give you a clearer picture of the direction the price is heading. The firm’s Weighted Alpha is -45.6. A positive weighted alpha indicates the firm has done well over the course of the year, whereas one below 0 indicates that the firm has done poorly.
What Does Cassava Sciences Inc.’s Profitability and Valuation Ratios Tell Us About the Stock?
The stock’s market cap achieved a total value of $826.09 million as of the last trading session. Market capitalization is the total value of all outstanding shares of a corporation and it is used to measure a company’s market value. The firm managed a Price-to-Book ratio of 4.52, which equates the market value of a stock with its book value.
Is Insider Trading a Real Thing?
Almost all investors and traders prefer to invest in shares controlled by the management of a corporation as a management company will be more likely to run the business itself and to never conduct things against the management’s desires and will always try to do what is best for their shareholders. Currently, 2.70 percent of Cassava Sciences Inc. shares are owned by insiders, and 25.50 percent are held by financial institutions. ROBERTSON SANFORD, the Director at Cassava Sciences Inc. (SAVA) has bought 30,000 shares of firm on Aug 23 at a price of $17.45 against the total amount of $0.52 million. In another inside trade, Barry Richard, Director of Cassava Sciences Inc. (NASDAQ:SAVA) bought 16,571 shares of the firm on Aug 22 for a total worth of $0.28 million at a price of $16.65. An inside trade which took place on Aug 21, Director of Cassava Sciences Inc. Barry Richard bought 1,906 shares of firm against total price of $32021.0 at the cost of $16.80 per share.