Rockwell Medical Inc. (NASDAQ:RMTI) stock opened at $2.24 in recent trading session and has moved within a range spread between a low of $2.21 and a high of $2.36. When we look at the daily trading volume, traded Rockwell Medical Inc. shares reached 2.95 million, slightly higher than its 90-day average trading volume of 439170.0. The company has a market cap of $157.88 million and its earnings growth for the next 5 years has been projected to rise by 27.70%. RMTI stock lost -15.11% on the day to settle at $2.36 with a 10.42% short float and a short ratio of 12.44.
Analysts give Rockwell Medical Inc. (RMTI) a recommended stock rating of 5.00 to suggest the stock is a great Strong Buy at the moment. Short term prospects for the stock appear exciting, with the distance to its 20-day simple moving average at +1.72% and the price target is given a consensus estimate of $2.55, about +0.04 up on the current stock price at $2.36. The weekly performance stands at -14.18% lower and 1.29% over the past one month. However, its overall year-to-date performance is down by -3.28% and -24.84% over the last 12 months. That figure will dwindle in 2020 but reach an average of 27.70% over the next five-year period.
If we break down the company’s shareholders to find out who the top RMTI holders are, we note that insiders hold only 18.16% of the shares. The major holders are institutions that hold 43.67% of the company’s shares, specifically spread out among 122 institutional holders. 53.36% of the share float is held by these institutions, of which the top three include are Blackrock Inc., Vanguard Group, Inc. (The) and State Street Corporation. The Blackrock Inc. currently holds 3.82 million shares (about 5.97% of shares outstanding) valued at over $10.54 million as reported last on Sep 29, 2019. Vanguard Group, Inc. (The) and State Street Corporation hold 2.91 million and 1.08 million shares valued at over $8.03 million and $2.98 million respectively. The two company’s shares make up 4.55% and 1.69% of the total Rockwell Medical Inc. (RMTI) shares outstanding, respectively. The three top holders share value combine to more than $21.55 million.
Analysts on Wall Street have given the RMTI stock a steady of Buy for the last 3 months, with the current consensus rating among 2 polled analysts putting it at 5.00. 0 analysts have said the stock is a sell or underperform, while only 0 rate it as overweight. A further 0 rate the stock as a Hold, while 2 have rated it as a Buy.
In terms of the stock price, analysts have given the stock a 12-month consensus price target of $2.36, with the low at $6.00 and the high at $11.00. The median price of $11.00 suggests that analysts predict the stock will gain by 78.55% over the year from the last trading price. If the stock climbs to hit the high price target, then the company’s share price would have surged by an impressive 78.55% over the next 12 months. Even hitting the consensus low price we would still see the stock rise 60.67% from its current price level.
On 7/22/2019, Richmond David Scott bought 92707.0 shares at a share price of $2.99 for a total of $277200.0. Since the sale, the stock’s price has plunged -20.54%.
Shares outstanding sit at 6.38M while the public float is currently at 1.43M shares.
We focus on changes in the sentiment portrayed by analysts over a given timeframe to get a pointer regarding the stock’s future price movements. If we look at the stock’s most recent price movements, the SMA20 is at a distance of -19.39% while enlarging that period further brings the SMA50 and SMA200 to -19.39% and -19.39% respectively.