The price of GeneDx Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: WGS) closed at $0.35 in the last session, up 1.46% from day before closing price of $0.35. In other words, the price has increased by $+0.0051 from its previous closing price. On the day, 3481496 shares were traded. WGS stock price reached its highest trading level at $0.3729 during the session, while it also had its lowest trading level at $0.3106.
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We take a closer look at WGS’s different ratios to gain a better understanding of the stock. For the most recent quarter (mrq), Quick Ratio is recorded 1.60 and its Current Ratio is at 1.90. In the meantime, Its Debt-to-Equity ratio is 0.10 whereas as Long-Term Debt/Eq ratio is at 0.10.
Upgrades & Downgrades
An investor can also benefit from insider trades by learning what management is thinking about the future direction of stock prices. A recent insider transaction in this stock occurred on Mar 10 when Stueland Katherine sold 92,644 shares for $0.36 per share. The transaction valued at 33,333 led to the insider holds 308,574 shares of the business.
Saad Kareem sold 35,200 shares of WGS for $12,665 on Mar 10. The Chief Transformation Officer now owns 178,430 shares after completing the transaction at $0.36 per share. On Mar 10, another insider, White Karen Ann, who serves as the Chief People Officer of the company, sold 32,787 shares for $0.36 each. As a result, the insider received 11,797 and left with 52,172 shares of the company.
For the stock, the TTM Price-to-Sale (P/S) ratio is 1.41 while its Price-to-Book (P/B) ratio in mrq is 0.24.
Stock Price History:
Over the past 52 weeks, WGS has reached a high of $3.28, while it has fallen to a 52-week low of $0.22. The 50-Day Moving Average of the stock is 0.4146, while the 200-Day Moving Average is calculated to be 0.9518.
According to the various share statistics, WGS traded on average about 3.70M shares per day over the past 3-months and 4.67M shares per day over the past 10 days. A total of 380.76M shares are outstanding, with a floating share count of 198.51M. Insiders hold about 0.30% of the company’s shares, while institutions hold 41.10% stake in the company. Shares short for WGS as of Jan 12, 2023 were 6.23M with a Short Ratio of 7.54M, compared to 6.38M on Nov 29, 2022. Therefore, it implies a Short% of Shares Outstanding of 1.61% and a Short% of Float of 2.42%.
The company has 3 analysts who recommend its stock at the moment. On average, analysts expect EPS of -$0.16 for the current quarter, with a high estimate of -$0.13 and a low estimate of -$0.19, while EPS last year was -$0.17. The consensus estimate for the next quarter is -$0.1, with high estimates of -$0.05 and low estimates of -$0.14.
Analysts are recommending an EPS of between -$0.79 and -$0.88 for the fiscal current year, implying an average EPS of -$0.83. EPS for the following year is -$0.38, with 3 analysts recommending between -$0.22 and -$0.53.
According to 4 analysts, the current quarter’s revenue is expected to be $70.95M. It ranges from a high estimate of $75.96M to a low estimate of $60M. As of the current estimate, GeneDx Holdings Corp.’s year-ago sales were $57.8M, an estimated increase of 22.70% from the year-ago figure. For the next quarter, 4 analysts are estimating revenue of $48.26M, a decrease of -10.50% less than the figure of $22.70% in the same quarter last year. There is a high estimate of $52.7M for the next quarter, whereas the lowest estimate is $43.15M.
A total of 4 analysts have provided revenue estimates for WGS’s current fiscal year. The highest revenue estimate was $249.31M, while the lowest revenue estimate was $233.3M, resulting in an average revenue estimate of $244.27M. In the same quarter a year ago, actual revenue was $212.19M, up 15.10% from the average estimate. Based on 4 analysts’ estimates, the company’s revenue will be $217.84M in the next fiscal year. The high estimate is $225M and the low estimate is $209.37M. The average revenue growth estimate for next year is down -10.80% from the average revenue estimate for this year.