Incyte Corporation (INCY): Interesting things to know About INCY


Incyte Corporation (NASDAQ:INCY) changes shares on Thursday trading session, with a change of 1.55% or $1.62 shares. The trading starts at $105.08 and closed at $104.33 throughout the day. The trading session low price was $103.645 and day high was $106.07 on Thursday, June 25. After the session, the Healthcare sector daily volume shifted to 1.32 million while its average volume is 1.82M. In other hand, the INCY market cap reached to $21.27B.

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 up 8.82% and up 7.87% for month. Its quarterly performance was 45.04% above, while its half year performance is up 15.88%. INCY yearly performance stood at positive 23.73% and rise 21.34% for year-to-date. Current recommendation for Incyte Corporation is 2.30.

Earnings per share or EPS is an important financial measure, which defines the profitability of a company. INCY EPS (TTM) for 12-month is -1.74. EPS for this year is 304.40%, while for the next year its value is 3.90. Its EPS Q/Q reached -805.50%. It has an EPS of 55.60% up for past five years and for the next five years will be up 18.54%.

Baker Brothers Advisors, LLC, Vanguard Group, Inc. (The) and Price (T.Rowe) Associates Inc are the top three holders in Incyte Corporation (INCY) stock. On Mar 30, 2020, Baker Brothers Advisors, LLC has 31.98 million shares which valued 2.34 billion. On Mar 30, 2020, Vanguard Group, Inc. (The) owned 20.58 million shares which valued at 1.51 billion. On Mar 30, 2020, Price (T.Rowe) Associates Inc has a total of 18.64 million shares which valued at 1.37 billion. In the end, Price (T.Rowe) Associates Inc have 8.58% shares outstanding of Incyte Corporation (INCY) on Mar 30, 2020. The insider ownership moved to 0.80% and institutional holding shifted to 94.30%.

The company posted an EPS (TTM) of -1.74. According to the most recent quarter report on (Jun 2020), 12 analysts estimated an average EPS of 0.87, while 0.75 EPS posted a year ago period. Analyst Estimated EPS for INCY published in the report was 0.67-1.25 during the same period. Comparing with last year, the average estimated EPS was 0.75 which is higher than -2.86 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 INCY rise 24.90% for period of 200 days. SMA for 50 days was 8.02% which is showing green signal, while SMA-20 was 7.97%. The moving average value for Incyte Corporation (INCY) is 86.16 and 97.69 for 200 and 50 days respectively.

Let’s take a look on the insider transactions, in which multiple shareholders are showing interest in INCY stock. On Jun 23, Flannelly Barry P, EVP & General Manager US, sold 400 trading shares at the cost of $110.00, which valued at 44000.0. On Jun 23, Trower Paul, Principal Accounting Officer, sold 6,943 shares at the cost of $110.00, with total shares of 21,734. On Jun 22, Dickinson Jonathan Elliott, EVP, General Manager, Europe, sold 9,000 shares at the cost of 105.31. After this transaction, Dickinson Jonathan Elliott total shares reached to 21,762 which valued at 0.95 million.