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Neptune Wellness Solutions Inc is a drug manufacturers—specialty & generic business based in the US. Neptune Wellness Solutions shares (NEPT) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Neptune Wellness Solutions employs 165 staff and has a market cap (total outstanding shares value) of USD$221.9 million.

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  2. Open and fund your brokerage account. Complete an application with your personal and financial details, like your ID and bank information. Fund your account with a bank transfer, credit card or debit card.
  3. Search for Neptune Wellness Solutions. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol: NEPT. Research its history to confirm it's a solid investment against your financial goals.
  4. Purchase now or later. Buy today with a market order or use a limit order to delay your purchase until Neptune Wellness Solutions reaches your desired price. To spread out your purchase, look into dollar-cost averaging, which smooths out buying at consistent intervals and amounts.
  5. Decide on how many to buy. At last close price of USD$1.58, weigh your budget against a diversified portfolio that can minimize risk through the market's ups and downs. You may be able to buy a fractional share of Neptune Wellness Solutions, depending on your broker.
  6. Check in on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of Neptune Wellness Solutions. Optimize your portfolio by tracking how your stock — and even the business — performs with an eye on the long term. You may be eligible for dividends and shareholder voting rights on directors and management that can affect your stock.

Neptune Wellness Solutions share price

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Neptune Wellness Solutions shares at a glance

Information last updated 2020-11-30.
Latest market closeUSD$1.58
52-week rangeUSD$0.96 - USD$3.58
50-day moving average USD$1.9135
200-day moving average USD$2.5253
Wall St. target priceUSD$3.15
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) USD$-0.068

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Neptune Wellness Solutions price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $1.58 from 2020-12-09

1 week (2021-01-07) -17.71%
1 month (2020-12-17) -0.63%
3 months (2020-10-16) -28.51%
6 months (2020-07-16) -46.44%
1 year (2020-01-16) -45.33%
2 years (2019-01-16) -57.18%
3 years (2018-01-16) 3.07
5 years (2016-01-15) 51.92%

Neptune Wellness Solutions financials

Gross profit TTM USD$-1,838,447
Return on assets TTM -21.1%
Return on equity TTM -45.39%
Profit margin -114.1%
Book value $0.798
Market capitalisation USD$221.9 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Neptune Wellness Solutions shares

There are currently 10.7 million Neptune Wellness Solutions shares held short by investors – that's known as Neptune Wellness Solutions's "short interest". This figure is 18% up from 9.1 million last month.

There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting Neptune Wellness Solutions shares can be evaluated.

Neptune Wellness Solutions's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Neptune Wellness Solutions's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Neptune Wellness Solutions shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Neptune Wellness Solutions shares traded daily (recently around 1.2 million). Neptune Wellness Solutions's SIR currently stands at 9.29. In other words for every 100,000 Neptune Wellness Solutions shares traded daily on the market, roughly 9290 shares are currently held short.

However Neptune Wellness Solutions's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Neptune Wellness Solutions shares, or, against the total number of tradable Neptune Wellness Solutions shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Neptune Wellness Solutions's short interest could be expressed as 0.08% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Neptune Wellness Solutions shares in existence, roughly 80 shares are currently held short) or 0.0914% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Neptune Wellness Solutions shares, roughly 91 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 Neptune Wellness Solutions.

Find out more about how you can short Neptune Wellness Solutions stock.

Neptune Wellness Solutions share dividends

We're not expecting Neptune Wellness Solutions to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Neptune Wellness Solutions share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Neptune Wellness Solutions's shares have ranged in value from as little as $0.96 up to $3.58. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

NEPT.US volatility(beta: 2.49)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 Neptune Wellness Solutions's is 2.4882. This would suggest that Neptune Wellness Solutions's shares are significantly more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent a higher risk.

Neptune Wellness Solutions overview

Neptune Wellness Solutions Inc. operates as an integrated health and wellness company. It builds a portfolio of lifestyle brands and consumer packaged goods products under the Forest Remedies and Ocean Remedies brands. The company offers turnkey product development and supply chain solutions to businesses and government customers in various health and wellness verticals, such as legal cannabis and hemp, nutraceuticals, and white label consumer packaged goods. It also provides extraction and purification services from cannabis and hemp biomass; raw material sourcing, formulation, quality control, and quality assurance primarily for omega-3 and hemp-derived ingredients under various delivery forms, such as soft gels, capsules, and liquids; and formulation and manufacturing solutions for value added product forms comprising tinctures, sprays, topicals, vapor products, and edibles and beverages. The company has a collaboration agreement with International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. to co-develop hemp-derived CBD products for the mass retail, and health and wellness markets. Neptune Wellness Solutions Inc. was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Laval, Canada.

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