There may be slightly higher risks associated with pre-market and after-hours trading than during regular market hours. Due to the fact that issuers often announce critical financial information outside of regular trading hours, extended-hours trading may result in wider spreads for particular securities. After-hours trades for Vaxart Inc (VXRT) shows that investor sentiment remained intact, with the stock’s consolidated last price rising by $0.0077, or 1.07%, to $0.73. The Vaxart Inc has recorded 9,848 volume in the after hours trading session. Recently, Yahoo Finance discussed the stock, revealing that Vaxart Provides Business Update and Reports Third Quarter 2023 Financial Results.
As a NASDAQ listed company, VXRT falls under the Healthcare sector while operating within the Biotechnology industry segment. At the end of the last regular session, the stock closed at $0.72 and fluctuated between $0.7531 as its day high and $0.6910 as its day low. The current market capitalization of Vaxart Inc is $109.82M. A total of 0.67 million shares were traded on the day, compared to an average of 838.89K shares.
Aside from predicting where a stock will go, investors also consider insider trades as an indicator of the stock’s future direction. During the recent three months, VXRT has seen 0 BUY and 0 SELL insider trades, representing the acquisition of 0 and the disposition of 0 shares. Over the last 12 months, there were 25 BUYs and 0 SELLs from insiders. Insiders purchased 1,379,824 shares during that period but sold 0.
In the most recent transaction, Watson W. Mark bought 20,000 shares of VXRT for 0.76 per share on Dec 28. After the transaction, the Director now owns 20,000 company shares.
In spite of price targets being rarely accurate, it tends to exert some kind influence from time to time, and was often accepted by the market as having some value. According to analysts who have offered 12-month price targets for VXRT in the last 3 months, the mean price target is $4.50 with high estimates of $8.00 and low estimates of $1.50. In terms of 52-week highs and lows, VXRT has a high of $1.73 and a low of $0.56.
As of this writing, VXRT has an earnings estimate of -$0.16 per share for the current quarter. EPS was calculated based on a consensus of 2 estimates, with a high estimate of -$0.13 per share and a lower estimate of -$0.2. The company reported an EPS of -$0.16 in the last quarter, which was 11.10% higher than expectations of -$0.18.
Balance Sheet Annually/Quarterly
The balance sheet of a company shows what assets and liabilities a company has, as well as the amount, equity investors have invested. With the help of this information, a company’s financial ratios can be calculated to give investors an overview of the company’s prospects. VXRT’s latest balance sheet shows that the firm has $143.75M in Cash & Short Term Investments as of fiscal 2021. There were $13.01M in debt and $9.11M in liabilities at the time. Its Book Value Per Share was $0.47, while its Total Shareholder’s Equity was $187.53M.
The risks associated with pre-market and after-hours trading may be slightly higher than the regular market hours. The reason is that extended-hours trading may result in wider spreads for particular security due to lower liquidity and higher volatility as issuers often announce critical financial information outside regular trading hours. Currently, 0 analysts are providing their opinions on the stock. On a scale of 1 to 5, with 1 being Sell and 5 being Buy, the average analyst rating for VXRT is Buy with a score of 4.33.