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How to buy Acasti Pharma stock in Canada

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Acasti Pharma is a biotechnology business based in the US. Acasti Pharma stocks (ACST.US) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was $0.55 – a decrease of 0.75% over the previous week. Acasti Pharma employs 0 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $196,000.

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Acasti Pharma stock price (NASDAQ:ACST)

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Acasti Pharma shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-01-17.
Latest market close$1.32
52-week range$1.04 - $9.76
50-day moving average $1.36
200-day moving average $2.86
Wall St. target price$6.08
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-0.46

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Is it a good time to buy Acasti Pharma stock?

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Acasti Pharma price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $1.32 from 2022-01-19

1 week (2022-01-13) -0.75%
1 month (2021-12-16) 23.36%
3 months (2021-10-18) -22.81%
6 months (2021-07-20) 169.39%
1 year (2021-01-20) 74.56%
2 years (2020-01-17) 69.88%
3 years (2019-01-18) 18.92%
5 years (2017-01-20) 4.76%

Acasti Pharma financials

Revenue TTM $196,000
Gross profit TTM $120,000
Return on assets TTM -6.89%
Return on equity TTM -17.88%
Profit margin 0%
Book value $2.58
Market capitalisation $62.3 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Acasti Pharma share dividends

We're not expecting Acasti Pharma to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Have Acasti Pharma's shares ever split?

Acasti Pharma's shares were split on a 1:8 basis on 30 August 2021. So if you had owned 8 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 1 share. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Acasti Pharma shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 700% higher share price could have impacted the market appetite for Acasti Pharma shares which in turn could have impacted Acasti Pharma's share price.

Acasti Pharma share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Acasti Pharma's shares have ranged in value from as little as $1.04 up to $9.76. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

ACST.US volatility(beta: 1.42)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 Acasti Pharma's is 1.4176. This would suggest that Acasti Pharma's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

Acasti Pharma overview

Acasti Pharma Inc. , a biopharmaceutical company, engages in the development and commercialization of pharmaceutical products for cardiovascular diseases. It is evaluating strategic partnerships for the clinical development of CaPre, an omega-3 phospholipid therapeutic to treat patients with hypertriglyceridemia. The company was incorporated in 2002 and is headquartered in Laval, Canada. .

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