Arvinas Inc. (ARVN): Why holders are thinking to Buy Healthcare Stock


Arvinas Inc. (NASDAQ:ARVN) changes shares on Tuesday trading session, with a change of -5.67% or -$1.83 shares. The trading starts at $31.82 and closed at $32.29 throughout the day. The trading session low price was $29.90 and day high was $31.94 on Tuesday, August 04. After the session, the Healthcare sector daily volume shifted to 0.55 million while its average volume is 630.24K. In other hand, the ARVN market cap reached to $2.46B.

On June 29, 2020, BRIEF-Arvinas Appoints Wendy Dixon To Its Board Of Directors. According to the news reported on Reuters, * ARVINAS APPOINTS WENDY DIXON, PH.D., TO ITS BOARD OF DIRECTORS Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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 -8.56% and down -10.28% for month. Its quarterly performance was -40.66% below, while its half year performance is down -39.04%. ARVN yearly performance stood at positive 33.89% and fall -25.87% for year-to-date. Current recommendation for Arvinas Inc. is 1.80.

Earnings per share or EPS is an important financial measure, which defines the profitability of a company. ARVN EPS (TTM) for 12-month is -2.23. EPS for this year is 72.20%, while for the next year its value is -2.75. Its EPS Q/Q reached -22.60%.

Let’s take a look on the analyst recommendations on ARVN for the current month and previous month. For the current month, 10 of 11 analysts recommend stock as Buy while 0 as Sell, 0 as overweight, 0 as underweight and 1 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 $43.00 – $79.00. Average target price for ARVN was reached at $61.50.

Canaan Partners IX LLC, RA Capital Management, L.P. and FMR, LLC are the top three holders in Arvinas Inc. (ARVN) stock. On Mar 30, 2020, Canaan Partners IX LLC has 4.49 million shares which valued 180.93 million. On Mar 30, 2020, RA Capital Management, L.P. owned 3.67 million shares which valued at 148.02 million. On Mar 30, 2020, FMR, LLC has a total of 2.7 million shares which valued at 108.89 million. In the end, FMR, LLC have 6.90% shares outstanding of Arvinas Inc. (ARVN) on Mar 30, 2020. The insider ownership moved to 3.10% and institutional holding shifted to 83.60%.

The company posted an EPS (TTM) of -2.23. According to the most recent quarter report on (Sep 2020), 10 analysts estimated an average EPS of -0.66, while -0.54 EPS posted a year ago period. Analyst Estimated EPS for ARVN published in the report was -$0.72 – -$0.56 during the same period. Comparing with last year, the average estimated EPS was -0.54 which is higher than -0.65 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 ARVN fall -23.99% for period of 200 days. SMA for 50 days was -10.83% which is showing red signal, while SMA-20 was -10.59%. The moving average value for Arvinas Inc. (ARVN) is 3.3M and 10.46% for 200 and 50 days respectively.

Let’s take a look on the insider transactions, in which multiple shareholders are showing interest in ARVN stock. On Jun 17, SHANNON TIMOTHY M, Director, bought 2,000 trading shares at the cost of $30.26, which valued at 60520.0. On Jun 02, SHANNON TIMOTHY M, Director, bought 3,000 shares at the cost of $32.30, with total shares of 77,546. On May 12, Cassidy Sean A, Chief Financial Officer, sold 10,000 shares at the cost of 60.00. After this transaction, Cassidy Sean A total shares reached to 150,422 which valued at 0.6 million.