La Jolla Pharmaceutical Company (NASDAQ:LJPC)‘s shares have oscillated between a high of $-11.63% and a low of $138.56% over the last 12 months.
For the last 50 days, the stock has risen to a peak price of $-11.63% and hit a bottom of $38.78%.
The Barchart Technical Opinion rating is a 72% Buy with a Strongest short term outlook on maintaining the current direction. Longer term, the trend strength is Strong. Long term indicators fully support a continuation of the trend.
Recently, La Jolla Pharmaceutical Company (NASDAQ:LJPC) announced Financial Results for the Three Months Ended March 31, 2017 and Recent Corporate Progress
On moving volumes measurements, the stock’s 20-Day Simple Moving Average price is $23.63%, 50-Day Simple Moving Average is $15.00% and 200-Day Simple Moving Average is $52.83%.
The stock is now moved 98.00% for the year. Over the last six months it has moved 62.42%, compared with a movement of 78.64% for the quarter, 24.01% for the month and 28.51% for the week.
The average volume, usually a measurement of three months average, is 901.92K. Relative volume on the other hand is 3.25. In total, La Jolla Pharmaceutical Company has 21.09M shares outstanding, with 20.67M of them being free float shares.
The stock?s short float stands at 24.52%, working out to a short ratio of 5.62.
Institutional investors own 81.30% of La Jolla Pharmaceutical Company?s equity, while insiders own 6.50% of the stock. In the last couple of months, the stock has seen 12.10% institutional investor transactions, compared to 22.89% insider transactions.
How have the investors seen their investment in the stock change? La Jolla Pharmaceutical Company’s return on equity for the trailing 12 months is -89.70% and return on investments for a similar period calculates to -144.10%%. The company posted return on assets of -78.50% for the same trailing 12 months period.
Does La Jolla Pharmaceutical Company have the ability to keep its doors open ? at least over the short-term? The company’s current ratio at the end of the most recent quarter was 29.00, while quick ratio for the same period was 29.00.