Afterhours Decliner in Focus: bluebird bio, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLUE)
The insider ownership percentage is the key indicator, can be used by investors, to measure the outlook of senior management has on their company. Insider ownership for the BLUE is 0.80%.
Insider trading is the buying or selling of any publicly traded company’s stock and this can be done by someone who has non-public, material information about that BLUE. Insider trading can be illegal or legal depending on when the insider makes the trade. It is illegal when the material information is still non-public. The insider transactions of the company (6-month change in insider ownerships) for the bluebird bio, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLUE) is -16.67%.
Institutional ownership is the amount of a bluebird bio, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLUE)’s available stock owned by mutual or pension funds, insurance companies, investment firms, private foundations, endowments or other large entities that actually manage the funds on the behalf of others, so its an interesting element for the traders to note it, and the Institutional ownership for the BLUE is 1.86%.
U.S traded bluebird bio, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLUE) stock edged up 0.86% on Monday and when day-trade ended the stock finally concluded at $128.30 and number of shares that changed hands during the day are 707164. The number of shares BLUE stock currently held by all its shareholders are 54.96 and floated shares, the number of shares are available for trading in an open market on last trading day are 54.84. The average volume of shares for 3 months is 537.53 and BLUE stock value has moved between $87.28 – 183.29 in last one year.
The bluebird bio, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLUE)’s latest earnings date is 8/1/2019. The Gross margin is the difference between the revenue and the cost of goods sold (COGS), divided by revenue. In other words, Gross Margin is a percentage value, while Gross Profit is a monetary value. The bluebird bio, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLUE) stock has gained 29.33% in 2019 to date.
U.S. traded shares of bluebird bio, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLUE)’s monthly stock performance is 6.99%, the quarterly performance is -18.89%, the half year performance is calculated as 32.08%. The yearly performance of BLUE is -17.28%.
The higher the volatility, the riskier the security. For example, when the stock market rises and falls more than one percent over a sustained period of time, it is called a “volatile” market, if the stock price stays relatively stable, the security has low volatility. The bluebird bio, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLUE) weekly volatility is measured as 3.64% and monthly volatility measured as 4.88%.
Return on assets (ROA) is a main indicator of how profitable a company is relative to its total assets. BLUE return on assets is -28.50%, the return on equity (ROE) of the bluebird bio, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLUE) is -34.00%, while the most important return on investment is calculates as a percentage and is typically used for personal financial decisions, and BLUE return on investment is -28.10%.
The price to sales ratio is 137.98, and price to book ratio is 3.98, price to cash per share ration is 5.33.
Analysts mean target price for bluebird bio, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLUE) is $171.00 while analysts mean recommendation is 2.00. The current share price indicates that stock is -30.12% away from its one year high and is moving 46.65% ahead of its 52-week low. BLUE’s distance from 20 day simple moving average is 5.72% and distance from 50-Day simple moving average is 0.46%.