$0.57 – $0.59: Is it good range for Palatin Technologies Inc. (PTN)


Palatin Technologies Inc. (AMEX:PTN) changes shares on Wednesday trading session, with a change of 1.31% or $0.01 shares. The trading starts at $0.58 and closed at $0.57 throughout the day. The trading session low price was $0.57 and day high was $0.59 on Wednesday, August 05. After the session, the Healthcare sector daily volume shifted to 1.08 million while its average volume is 2.74M. In other hand, the PTN market cap reached to $136.51M.

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 -1.46% and up 11.90% for month. Its quarterly performance was 27.47% above, while its half year performance is down -12.29%. PTN yearly performance stood at negative -38.15% and fall -25.85% for year-to-date. Current recommendation for Palatin Technologies Inc. is 1.30.

Earnings per share or EPS is an important financial measure, which defines the profitability of a company. PTN EPS (TTM) for 12-month is 0.14. EPS for this year is 40.90%, while for the next year its value is -0.08. Its EPS Q/Q reached 17.30%. It has an EPS of 26.70% up for past five years.

On the other hand, target price ranges from $1.50 – $3.00. Average target price for PTN was reached at $2.17.

The insider ownership moved to 7.70% and institutional holding shifted to 23.10%.

The company posted an EPS (TTM) of 0.14. According to the most recent quarter report on (Jun 2020), 3 analysts estimated an average EPS of -0.02, while 0.23 EPS posted a year ago period. Analyst Estimated EPS for PTN published in the report was -$0.03 – -$0.02 during the same period. Comparing with last year, the average estimated EPS was 0.23 which is higher than -0.02 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 PTN fall -4.79% for period of 200 days. SMA for 50 days was 4.04% which is showing green signal, while SMA-20 was 3.50%. The moving average value for Palatin Technologies Inc. (PTN) is 21.16M and 4.83% for 200 and 50 days respectively.