As of Wednesday, Unity Biotechnology Inc.’s (NASDAQ:UBX) stock closed at $2.40, up from $2.27 the previous day. While Unity Biotechnology Inc. has overperformed by 5.73%, investors are advised to look at stock chart patterns for technical insight. Within its last year performance, UBX fell by -89.79%, with highs and lows ranging from $24.80 to $2.09, whereas the simple moving average fell by -65.57% in the last 200 days.
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On January 04, 2022, ROTH Capital Upgraded Unity Biotechnology Inc. (NASDAQ: UBX) to Buy. A report published by Mizuho on November 10, 2021, Upgraded its rating to ‘Buy’ for UBX. Citigroup also Upgraded UBX shares as ‘Buy’, setting a target price of $6 on the company’s shares in a report dated June 28, 2021. H.C. Wainwright Initiated an Buy rating on June 07, 2021, and assigned a price target of $12. Citigroup February 16, 2021d its ‘Neutral’ rating to ‘Sell’ for UBX, as published in its report on February 16, 2021. Morgan Stanley’s report from August 18, 2020 suggests a price prediction of $5 for UBX shares, giving the stock a ‘Equal-Weight’ rating. Mizuho also rated the stock as ‘Neutral’.
Analysis of Unity Biotechnology Inc. (UBX)
One of the most important indicators of Unity Biotechnology Inc.’s future performance is equity, which can be evaluated using several well-rounded types of analysis and research techniques. The goal here is to ensure that your current return on equity of -98.70% is sufficient for you to turn a profit off your investment. Taking into account the quick ratio of the company, currently set at 6.10, you can see that the company can cover any debts it may have, which can easily be seen in the annual report of the company.
For any stock, average volume can also provide valuable insight into volatility, and UBX is recording 695.96K average volume. On a monthly basis, the volatility of the stock is set at 12.43%, whereas on a weekly basis, it is put at 6.71%, with a loss of -6.98% over the past seven days. Furthermore, long-term investors anticipate a median target price of $56.00, showing growth from the present price of $2.40, which can serve as yet another indication of whether UBX is worth investing in or should be passed over.
How Do You Analyze Unity Biotechnology Inc. Shares?
Along with the fundamentals, it is also important to consider how many employees own shares of the company. This is because the values should be in line with investors’ expectations. As such, the current holdings of company stock inside the company are set at 1.20%. This can enable you to see the extent to which executives own the company’s stock. As opposed to executive stock, institutional ownership accounts for 46.10% of the company’s shares, contributing to an indication of company value, since large shareholders may signify strength within the organization.
Are institutional investors increasing their holdings in UBX shares?
The recent increase in stakes in UBX appears to be a result of several institutional investors and hedge funds increasing their positions. The company now owns 1,286,000 shares of the stock, with a value of $3.68 million, following the purchase of 1,286,000 additional shares during the last quarter. Fidelity Management & Research Co made another increased to its shares in UBX during the first quarter, upping its stake by 707.62%. During the last quarter, the company picked up 660,921 additional shares for a total stake of worth $2.16 million, bringing number of shares owned by the company to 754,322.
UBX shares are owned by institutional investors to the tune of 46.10% at present.