Fulgent Genetics, Inc is a diagnostics & research business based in the US. Fulgent Genetics shares (FLGT) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Fulgent Genetics employs 700 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.
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Fulgent Genetics shares at a glance
|Latest market close||$74.07|
|52-week range||$26.03 - $189.89|
|50-day moving average||$83.88|
|200-day moving average||$91.54|
|Wall St. target price||$87.00|
|Dividend yield||N/A (0%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$15.82|
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Fulgent Genetics price performance over time
|1 week (2021-07-21)||N/A|
|1 month (2021-07-01)||-15.29%|
|3 months (2021-04-30)||-3.83%|
|6 months (2021-01-28)||N/A|
|1 year (2020-07-28)||N/A|
|2 years (2019-07-28)||N/A|
|3 years (2018-07-28)||N/A|
|5 years (2016-07-28)||N/A|
Is Fulgent Genetics under- or over-valued?
Valuing Fulgent Genetics stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Fulgent Genetics's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Fulgent Genetics's P/E ratio
Fulgent Genetics's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 6x. In other words, Fulgent Genetics shares trade at around 6x recent earnings.
That's relatively low compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The low P/E ratio could mean that investors are pessimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're under-valued.
Fulgent Genetics's PEG ratio
Fulgent Genetics's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 1.32. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.
The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into Fulgent Genetics's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.
Fulgent Genetics's EBITDA
Fulgent Genetics's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $568.6 million.
The EBITDA is a measure of a Fulgent Genetics's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
Fulgent Genetics financials
|Revenue TTM||$773.4 million|
|Operating margin TTM||72.96%|
|Gross profit TTM||$331.9 million|
|Return on assets TTM||64.8%|
|Return on equity TTM||94.45%|
|Market capitalisation||$2.6 billion|
TTM: trailing 12 months
Shorting Fulgent Genetics shares
There are currently 5.2 million Fulgent Genetics shares held short by investors – that's known as Fulgent Genetics's "short interest". This figure is 6.3% down from 5.6 million last month.
There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting Fulgent Genetics shares can be evaluated.
Fulgent Genetics's "short interest ratio" (SIR)
Fulgent Genetics's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Fulgent Genetics shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Fulgent Genetics shares traded daily (recently around 763093.30422125). Fulgent Genetics's SIR currently stands at 6.87. In other words for every 100,000 Fulgent Genetics shares traded daily on the market, roughly 6870 shares are currently held short.
However Fulgent Genetics's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Fulgent Genetics shares, or, against the total number of tradable Fulgent Genetics shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Fulgent Genetics's short interest could be expressed as 0.18% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Fulgent Genetics shares in existence, roughly 180 shares are currently held short) or 0.2934% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Fulgent Genetics shares, roughly 293 shares are currently held short).
A SIR below 10% would generally be considered to indicate a fairly optimistic outlook for the share price, with fewer people currently willing to bet against Fulgent Genetics.
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Fulgent Genetics share dividends
We're not expecting Fulgent Genetics to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.
Fulgent Genetics share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, Fulgent Genetics's shares have ranged in value from as little as $26.03 up to $189.89. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".
Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while Fulgent Genetics's is 1.5201. This would suggest that Fulgent Genetics's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).
Fulgent Genetics overview
Fulgent Genetics, Inc. , together with its subsidiaries, provides COVID-19 testing and genetic testing services to physicians with clinically actionable diagnostic information. Its technology platform integrates data comparison and suppression algorithms, adaptive learning software, and genetic diagnostics tools and integrated laboratory processes. The company primarily serves insurance, hospitals, and medical institutions. It sells its tests through internal sales force, as well as through independent sales representatives in the United States and internationally. Fulgent Genetics has collaboration with PWNHealth to provide at-home COVID-19 test capabilities. The company was formerly known as Fulgent Diagnostics, Inc.
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Frequently asked questionsWhat percentage of Fulgent Genetics is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 34.218% of Fulgent Genetics shares are held by insiders and 36.213% by institutions. How many people work for Fulgent Genetics?
Latest data suggests 700 work at Fulgent Genetics. When does the fiscal year end for Fulgent Genetics?
Fulgent Genetics's fiscal year ends in December. Where is Fulgent Genetics based?
Fulgent Genetics's address is: 4978 Santa Anita Avenue, Temple City, CA, United States, 91780 What is Fulgent Genetics's ISIN number?
Fulgent Genetics's international securities identification number is: US3596641098 What is Fulgent Genetics's CUSIP number?
Fulgent Genetics's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 359664109
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