ContraVir stock: buy or sell?
July 25th, 2019
ContraVir Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company, focuses on the development of antiviral drugs with a primary emphasis on the treatment of Hepatitis B virus (HBV) infections.
Should I buy ContraVir stock?Even if you are a experienced or a novel trader, best trading results come from using an investing strategy that never leaves to random or subjective opinions when is the best moment to buy or sell stocks. Having a trading plan helps to make decisions easier, quicker and with less hesitations. At Stocks2.com, we use very simple but trusted and powerful trend following trading strategies. Simple things usually work the best.
Currently, ContraVir stock doesn't match any of these trading strategies, so our recommendation is not to buy.
|New all-time high||No|
|New 52 week high||No|
|Price crossing up 200d MA||No|
|100d MA crossing up 200d MA||No|
Is ContraVir stock a buy?
Financial institutions and banks post stock ratings everyday.At Stocks2.com, we found 1 rating published for CTRV stock in the last month.
|Date||Analyst / Broker||Previous rating||Current rating|
ContraVir stock analysis
After sliding a frightening -5.61% on Jul/24, ContraVir Pharmaceuticals closed on July 25th at $2.93 and dropped a horrible -3.30%.
After sliding a frightening -5.61% on July/24, ContraVir Pharmaceuticals closed on July 25th at $2.93 and dropped a horrible -3.30%. CTRV marked a lower low and a lower high in the short term, defining a downward trend. Climbing above $4.45 would break this short term down trend and open possibilities for reversing this situation. Since last April when CTRV stock price broke down the SMA50d line, it slid $-14.50 per share (-83.19%).
Shares of ContraVir Pharmaceuticals closed this week at $2.93 and plummed a hair-raising -17.70%. By mid June CTRV rocketed an amazing 10.24% in just one week.
Since price and 10-weeks moving average lines crossed down by mid June, CTRV fell $-5.96 per share (-67.04%).
ContraVir stock price history
ContraVir IPO was on February 20th, 2014 at $840.00 per share1. Since then, CTRV stock sliced a -99.70%, with a yearly average of -19.90%.
1: Adjusted price after possible price splits or reverse-splits.
ContraVir stock historical price chart
CTRV stock reached 52-week highs at $121.10, and all-time highs 2015-10-05 with a price of 3516.8.
ContraVir stock price targetPredicting the price evolution of a stock or any financial instrument in a reliable and repeatable way is probably impossible. However, many stock price predictions are published every day by banks, financial institutions and independent analysts. You should not follow the analysts' CTRV stock price predictions in the hope that they will be met as they may be wrong and not met. For the last month we have not detected any price prediction for ContraVir Pharmaceuticals stock by any trusted analyst.
Financials and fundamental analysis
Earnings date and Earnings per ShareAfter posting its last earnings report on November, ContraVir . Unfortunately, reported EPS is not yet available in our database.
|Quarter||Reporting date||Estimated EPS||Actual EPS||Surprise|
Annual financial resultsCompared to , last anual revenues report draw of to million dollars. , its profit margin (compared to revenues) to , that is million.
Quarterly financial resultsReported quarter earnings marked $-0.16 M with a profit margin of . Profit margin stayed steady a 0.00% compared to previous quarter when profit margin was inf%. When comparing turnover to same quarter last year, ContraVir Pharmaceuticals sales marked a neutral move and stayed constant a nan%. Looking back to recent quarterly results, ContraVir posted 2 positive quarters in a row.
ContraVir ownershipWhen you are planning to buy shares of a company, it's worth to overview its ownership structure.
ContraVir Pharmaceuticals shares owned by insiders (that is, founders, CEO, CTO, main executives or other management staff) currently counts a of all shares.
For a better context understanding, the following table shows ownership data compared to other related companies:
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|Total shares||0.0 M|
|Float shares||0.0 M|
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|Shares in short selling||0.0%|
|Thursday, July 25th, 2019|
|Day range||$2.80 - $3.15|
|Average true range||$0.34|
|50d mov avg||$5.83|
|100d mov avg||$10.36|
|200d mov avg||$21.15|
ContraVir performancePerformance as an absolute value is never valid if it's not benchmarked against competitors or related stocks in the industry. In the following table, we compare ContraVir performance to :