Schrodinger Inc. (SDGR) saw downtrend of -1.10% in the recent, registering $53.97 being its most recent bid. The distance of current price level is -45.76% lower than the highest price of $99.50 marked by the stock while trading over the past 52-weeks, whereas it is 111.65% higher than the lowest price of $25.50 the company dropped to over past 52-weeks. The latest news story on SDGR appeared in Benzinga under the title “Cramer Gives His Opinion On BioXcel, Schrodinger And More” on Sep-25-20.
Squeezing the time span to 30 day period shows us the stock currently buoying -8.20% below one month high and is +16.64% above of the lowest during that time. Looking into the simple moving average, Schrodinger Inc. (SDGR)’s stock is currently standing at a SMA-50 of $60.78 while that of 5-day is reading $53.09.
Coming around sales and income figures, publically trading companies under normal circumstances post earnings and revenues near to average estimates by the Wall Street analysts, but those could came either above or below estimates and known as surprise factor. Schrodinger Inc. (SDGR) releasing its most recent results for the quarter ended 6/29/2020 posted a surprise factor of 82.10% for net revenue. During the reported three-month period, company’s sales were $23.09 billion while analysts on average were estimating the same to be $21.87 million.
Looking into the perspective of Schrodinger Inc. (NASDAQ:SDGR)’s current quarter earnings identifies that analysts are in consensus over the estimate of -0.28 for stock’s EPS in the current quarter. 4 analysts covering the stock at Wall Street were agreed upon that EPS consensus. Company’s EPS for the last quarter was -0.05.
Investors get the exact data about the key information of institutional ownership in a listed company through its 13F filings at the Stock Exchange Commission (SEC). Institutions currently hold 63.30 million of SDGR’s outstanding shares. That indicates a holding of about 42.40% or $3022.32 of worth by institutional holders in the company.
Moreover, the latest SEC filings also revealed that stock came across 8 new insider purchases involving 148,987 shares. On the other hand, SDGR declared 4,348,257 shares have been sold in 68 insider transactions over the past three months.
As on Jun 29, 2020, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Trust was the top most holder in Schrodinger Inc. (NASDAQ:SDGR) with an ownership of 6.98 million shares of the company or 13.92% of the stake worth $639.31 million. The filing also reveals Shaw D.E. & Co., Inc. as the second largest holder in the company with a control over 3.19% of the stake or worth of $146.61 million for having 1.6 million shares in hand.
Vanguard Group, Inc. (The) also came increasing its position in the company during the recent quarter and it now holds 2.75% of the outstanding shares. With this there are now 56 institutions which have been in possession of SDGR’s shares.
Investors are for sure keenly observing the recommendations of analysts at Wall Street about the Schrodinger Inc. And review of current evaluations agreed by the analysts discloses a Buy rating for SDGR. The simple numeric range of brokerage firm referenced at the scale of 1 to 5 reads a current average recommendation of 2.70 for the stock. Lower value of between 1 and 2 implies a Buy recommendation whereas the value in the range of above 4 suggests Hold while below 1 recommends the investors to Sell the stock. Currently, the stock has been recommended as Moderate Buy by 4 of the Wall Street analysts.
The liquidity is a key characteristic of any stock and is the main point of focus of both short-term as well as long term investors before start trading into a stock. In recently reported quarter, liquidity recorded by Schrodinger Inc. was 2.63 while posting a debt to equity ratio of 0.00.
Company attained a return on equity (ROE) of -34.50% in past 12 months against the same posted by peer companies of the relevant industry. The rising figure indicates that SDGR came strengthening itself from within over the past one year. A comparison of company’s ROE with that of the Health Information Services industry and with the broader scale at the Healthcare sector level shows that industry’s average ROE is 4.53.