ICON Public Limited Company (NASDAQ: ICLR) is -33.82% lower on its value in year-to-date trading and has touched a low of $196.34 and a high of $313.00 in the current 52-week trading range. The question becomes, what are the chances the stock will make a comeback and enjoy potential growth. Why not look at analysts view on what the future holds for the stock. The ICLR stock was last observed hovering at around $205.98 in the last trading session, with the day’s loss setting it -1.02%.
Currently trading at $204.96, the stock is -3.56% and -5.19% below its SMA20 and SMA50 respectively. However, with a daily trading volume of 0.4 million and changing -0.50% at the moment leaves the stock -18.23% off its SMA200. ICLR registered -2.72% loss for a year compared to 6-month loss of -28.69%. The firm has a 50-day simple moving average (SMA 50) of $3.45 and a 200-day simple moving average (SMA200) of $28.71.
The stock witnessed a -1.94% gain in the last 1 month and extending the period to 3 months gives it a -16.78%, and is -8.05% down over the last 5 days. If we measure the stock’s price variations over the week and the month, we find that the volatility rates stand at 3.77% over the week and 3.62% over the month.
ICON Public Limited Company (ICLR) has around 39300 employees, a market worth around $17.04B and $6.52B in sales. Current P/E ratio is 82.21 and Fwd P/E is 15.24. Profit margin for the company is 2.60%. Distance from 52-week low is 4.39% and -34.52% from its 52-week high. The company has generated returns on investments over the last 12 months (2.50%).
ICON Public Limited Company is expected to release its quarterly report on 10/26/2022.The EPS is expected to shrink by -63.90% this year.
ICON Public Limited Company (ICLR) Top Institutional Holders
The shares outstanding are 81.46M, and float is at 80.72M with Short Float at 1.84%.
ICON Public Limited Company (ICLR): Who are the competitors?
The company’s main competitors (and peers) include SCYNEXIS Inc. (SCYX) that is trading -73.93% down over the past 12 months and Charles River Laboratories International Inc. (CRL) that is -44.96% lower over the same period. IQVIA Holdings Inc. (IQV) is -13.82% down on the 1-year trading charts.