Taking the lead: Twist Bioscience Corp (TWST)

With 1.35 million shares changed hands, the volume of the stock remained heavier than its average volume of 0.95 million shares. During the session, the Diagnostics & Research company that operates in wider Healthcare sector, reached to the highest price of $49.67 whereas the lowest price it dropped to was $47.65. The 52-week range on TWST shows that it touched its highest point at $47.47 and its lowest point at $12.17 during that stretch. It currently has a 1-year price target of $43.38. Beta for the stock currently stands at 1.79.

Price Performance and Earnings:

Stock performance is one of the indicators that investors use to determine whether they will profit from a stock. The price performance of TWST was up-trending over the past week, with a rise of 11.59%, but this was up by 64.60% over a month. Three-month performance surged to 30.05% while six-month performance rose 185.30%. The stock gained 302.76% in the past year, while it has gained 30.58% so far this year. A look at the trailing 12-month EPS for TWST yields -3.35 with Next year EPS estimates of -2.53. For the next quarter, that number is -0.77. This implies an EPS growth rate of 17.01% for this year and 15.17% for next year.

Float and Shares Shorts:

At present, 57.56 million TWST shares are outstanding with a float of 55.70 million shares on hand for trading. On 2024-04-30, short shares totaled 11.93 million, which was 2049.0 higher than short shares on 1711584000. In addition to Dr. Emily Marine Leproust Ph.D. as the firm’s Co-Founder, Chairman & CEO, Dr. Patrick John Finn Ph.D. serves as its President & COO.

Institutional Ownership:

Through their ownership of 1.10443 of TWST’s outstanding shares, institutional investors have minority control over the company.

An Overview of Recent Financials:

Understanding a company as a customer does not mean you will understand it as an investor. The wise investor uses quantitative research to analyze metrics such as revenue, net income, and earnings. In its fiscal quarter reported on 2024-03-31, TWST reported revenue of $75302000.0 and operating income of -$48889000.0. The EBITDA in the recently reported quarter was -$36843000.0 and diluted EPS was -$0.79.

Analysts Ratings:

Reading analyst opinions is an effective way to decide where to invest, and there are several opinions available for TWST since 0 analysts follow the stock currently. In the same way, a target price assigned to a stock can also reveal much about its potential.