Verastem Inc. (VSTM) is priced at $1.41 after the most recent trading session. At the very opening of the session, the stock price was $1.34 and reached a high price of $1.40, prior to closing the session it reached the value of $1.40. The stock touched a low price of $1.32.
Recently in News on July 6, 2020, Verastem Oncology Announces Inducement Grants Under Nasdaq Listing Rule 5635(c)(4). Verastem, Inc. (Nasdaq:VSTM) (also known as Verastem Oncology), a biopharmaceutical company committed to developing and commercializing new medicines for patients battling cancer, today announced the grant of options to purchase 20,000 shares of its common stock to two new employees. The awards were granted as an inducement material to the employees’ acceptance of employment with Verastem Oncology in accordance with Nasdaq Listing Rule 5635(c)(4). The options have an exercise price equal to $1.68 per share, the closing price of Verastem Oncology’s common stock as reported by Nasdaq on July 1, 2020. The stock options that were granted to the two new employees will vest at a rate of twenty-five percent (25%) on the one year anniversary of the employee’s date of hire, with the remaining shares vesting quarterly over the next three (3) years in equal quarterly amounts, provided the employees continue to serve as employees of or other service providers to Verastem Oncology on each such vesting date. You can read further details here
Verastem Inc. had a pretty Dodgy run when it comes to the market performance. The 1-year high price for the company’s stock is recorded $4.6699 on 04/23/20, with the lowest value was $1.2300 for the same time period, recorded on 01/07/20.
Verastem Inc. (VSTM) full year performance was -4.11%
Price records that include history of low and high prices in the period of 52 weeks can tell a lot about the stock’s existing status and the future performance. Presently, Verastem Inc. shares are logging -69.70% during the 52-week period from high price, and 70.48% higher than the lowest price point for the same timeframe. The stock’s price range for the 52-week period managed to maintain the performance between $0.83 and $4.67.
The company’s shares, operating in the sector of Healthcare managed to top a trading volume set approximately around 2215305 for the day, which was evidently lower, when compared to the average daily volumes of the shares.
When it comes to the year-to-date metrics, the Verastem Inc. (VSTM) recorded performance in the market was 4.48%, having the revenues showcasing -55.97% on a quarterly basis in comparison with the same period year before. At the time of this writing, the total market value of the company is set at 227.57M, as it employees total of 135 workers.
Analysts verdict on Verastem Inc. (VSTM)
During the last month, 0 analysts gave the Verastem Inc. a BUY rating, 0 of the polled analysts branded the stock as an OVERWEIGHT, 0 analysts were recommending to HOLD this stock, 0 of them gave the stock UNDERWEIGHT rating, and 0 of the polled analysts provided SELL rating.
According to the data provided on Barchart.com, the moving average of the company in the 100-day period was set at 2.1771, with a change in the price was noted -0.7650. In a similar fashion, Verastem Inc. posted a movement of -35.09% for the period of last 100 days, recording 6,312,207 in trading volumes.
Total Debt to Equity Ratio (D/E) can also provide valuable insight into the company’s financial health and market status. The debt to equity ratio can be calculated by dividing the present total liabilities of a company by shareholders’ equity. Debt to Equity thus makes a valuable metrics that describes the debt, company is using in order to support assets, correlating with the value of shareholders’ equity The total Debt to Equity ratio for VSTM is recording 0.00 at the time of this writing. In addition, long term Debt to Equity ratio is set at 0.45.
Verastem Inc. (VSTM): Technical Analysis
Raw Stochastic average of Verastem Inc. in the period of last 50 days is set at 14.94%. The result represents downgrade in oppose to Raw Stochastic average for the period of the last 20 days, recording 17.16%. In the last 20 days, the company’s Stochastic %K was 11.69% and its Stochastic %D was recorded 8.04%.
Let’s take a glance in the erstwhile performances of Verastem Inc., multiple moving trends are noted. Year-to-date Price performance of the company’s stock appears to be pessimistic, given the fact the metric is recording 4.48%. Additionally, trading for the stock in the period of the last six months notably deteriorated by -23.50%, alongside a downfall of -4.11% for the period of the last 12 months. The shares increased approximately by -6.67% in the 7-day charts and went up by -20.45% in the period of the last 30 days. Common stock shares were lifted by -55.97% during last recorded quarter.