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How to buy NanoString Technologies stock

Learn how to easily invest in NanoString Technologies stock.

NanoString Technologies Inc is a medical instruments & supplies business based in the US. NanoString Technologies shares (NSTG) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. NanoString Technologies employs 766 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $142.9 million.

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NanoString Technologies stock price (NASDAQ: NSTG)

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NanoString Technologies shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-09-25.
Latest market close$12.72
52-week range$11.12 - $51.20
50-day moving average $13.94
200-day moving average $23.96
Wall St. target price$27.50
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield $0 (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-2.78

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NanoString Technologies price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $12.72 from 2022-09-29

1 week (2022-09-23) -2.23%
1 month (2022-09-01) -6.81%
3 months (2022-07-01) -3.27%
6 months (2022-04-01) -64.76%
1 year (2021-10-01) -73.37%
2 years (2020-10-01) -71.74%
3 years (2019-10-01) 20.84
5 years (2017-09-29) 16.16

NanoString Technologies financials

Revenue TTM $142.9 million
Gross profit TTM $76.8 million
Return on assets TTM -17.71%
Return on equity TTM -83.79%
Profit margin -97.45%
Book value $2.42
Market capitalisation $604.9 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

NanoString Technologies share dividends

We're not expecting NanoString Technologies to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

NanoString Technologies share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, NanoString Technologies's shares have ranged in value from as little as $11.12 up to $51.2. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

NSTG.US volatility(beta: 1.86)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while NanoString Technologies's is 1.8614. This would suggest that NanoString Technologies's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

NanoString Technologies overview

NanoString Technologies, Inc. develops, manufactures, and sells tools for scientific and clinical research in the fields of genomics and proteomics in the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, and the Asia Pacific. The company offers nCounter Analysis System, an automated, multi-application, digital detection, and counting system. It provides nCounter MAX and FLEX systems that include Prep Station, an automated liquid handling component that processes and prepares samples for data collection; and nCounter Digital Analyzer, which collects data from samples by taking images of the immobilized fluorescent reporters in the sample cartridge and processing the data into output files. The company also offers nCounter SPRINT Profiler, an instrument that provides liquid handling steps and the digital analysis through use of a microfluidic cartridge; and nSolver Analysis Software, a data analysis program that enables researchers to check, normalize, and analyze their data. In addition, it provides custom CodeSets; panels with oncology, immunology and infectious disease, and neuroscience applications. Further, the company offers Master Kits, such as ancillary reagents and plasticware to setup and process samples in the nCounter Prep Station and nCounter Digital Analyzer; and Prosigna molecular diagnostic test kits.

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of NanoString Technologies is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 0.867% of NanoString Technologies shares are held by insiders and 106.545% by institutions.
How many people work for NanoString Technologies?
Latest data suggests 766 work at NanoString Technologies.
When does the fiscal year end for NanoString Technologies?
NanoString Technologies's fiscal year ends in December.
Where is NanoString Technologies based?
NanoString Technologies's address is: 530 Fairview Avenue North, Seattle, WA, United States, 98109
What is NanoString Technologies's ISIN number?
NanoString Technologies's international securities identification number is: US63009R1095
What is NanoString Technologies's CUSIP number?
NanoString Technologies's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 63009R109

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