BeyondSpring Inc. (BYSI): Analysis on the Earning Per Share


BeyondSpring Inc. (NASDAQ:BYSI) changes shares on Friday trading session, with a change of -18.37% or -$3.05 shares. The trading starts at $13.25 and closed at $16.60 throughout the day. The trading session low price was $13.1502 and day high was $14.1999 on Friday, June 19. After the session, the Healthcare sector daily volume shifted to 2.35 million while its average volume is 58.95K. In other hand, the BYSI market cap reached to $463.00M. While, its current target price is $13.55 according to WSJ.

Checking out the performance report which defines the increase or decrease of prices for a specific period. For the last 5 trading sessions, its performance is down -18.42% and down -24.00% for month. Its quarterly performance was -4.38% below, while its half year performance is down -8.45%. BYSI yearly performance stood at negative -39.96% and fall -12.58% for year-to-date. Current recommendation for BeyondSpring Inc. is 1.70.

Earnings per share or EPS is an important financial measure, which defines the profitability of a company. BYSI EPS (TTM) for 12-month is -1.79. EPS for this year is 36.20%, while for the next year its value is -2.85. Its EPS Q/Q reached -83.10%. It has an EPS of -48.10% down for past five years.

Let’s take a look on the analyst recommendations on BYSI for the current month and previous month. For the current month, 4 of 4 analysts recommend stock as Buy while 0 as Sell, 0 as overweight, 0 as underweight and 0 as Hold. As compared with the previous month ratings, 0 analysts participate in stock recommendation. Out of 0, 0 rated it sell, 0 rated it as Buy and 0 as Hold Ratings. On the other hand, target price ranges from $39.00-$46.00. Average target price for BYSI was reached at $42.50.

Blackrock Inc., State Street Corporation and Northern Trust Corporation are the top three holders in BeyondSpring Inc. (BYSI) stock. On Mar 30, 2020, Blackrock Inc. has 0.69 million shares which valued 8.83 million. On Mar 30, 2020, State Street Corporation owned 0.21 million shares which valued at 2.64 million. On Mar 30, 2020, Northern Trust Corporation has a total of 0.16 million shares which valued at 2.03 million. In the end, Northern Trust Corporation have 0.57% shares outstanding of BeyondSpring Inc. (BYSI) on Mar 30, 2020. The insider ownership moved to 68.43% and institutional holding shifted to 7.00%.

The company posted an EPS (TTM) of -1.79. According to the most recent quarter report on (Jun 2020), 3 analysts estimated an average EPS of -0.59, while -0.32 EPS posted a year ago period. Analyst Estimated EPS for BYSI published in the report was -0.64–0.53 during the same period. Comparing with last year, the average estimated EPS was -0.32 which is higher than -0.58 which was posted for recent quarter EPS.

A brief look on simple moving average (SMA) that determines the market price can impact a market. The SMA for BYSI fall -12.37% for period of 200 days. SMA for 50 days was -12.76% which is showing red signal, while SMA-20 was -20.35%. The moving average value for BeyondSpring Inc. (BYSI) is 15.22 and 16.77 for 200 and 50 days respectively.