Watching Atreca Inc. (BCEL) For Insider Activity

Atreca Inc. (NASDAQ:BCEL) finished Friday with an addition of $0.37 to close at $5.66, an upside of 6.99 percent. An average of 527,720 shares of common stock have been traded in the last five days. There was a gain of $0.13 in the past week, and it reached a new high 11 times over the past 12 months. The last 20 days have seen an average of 318,275 shares traded, while the 50-day average volume stands at 364,346.

BCEL stock has decreased by -17.25% in the last month. The company shares reached their 1-month lowest point of $5.08 on 10/19/21. With the stock rallying to its 52-week high on 02/12/21, shares of the company touched a low of $4.80 and a high of $20.29 in 52 weeks. It has reached a new high 4 times so far this year and lost -64.95% or -$10.49 in price. In spite of this, the price is down -72.10% from the 52-week high.

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Insider Transactions

26 days have passed since Atreca Inc. (BCEL) last reported insider trading activity. Serafini Tito, who is Chief Strategy Officer, most recently acquired $30,000 shares at $6.58 per share on Sep 27. In this transaction, the insider spent $197,541. Chief Scientific Officer, Greenberg Norman Michael, disposed of 5,000 shares at a price of $16.73 on Mar 17. The insider now owns more than $83,650 worth of shares. Prior to that, Director Robinson William Hewitt went on to Sale 5,000 shares at $16.89 each on Mar 15. An amount of $84,450 was transacted.

Valuation Metrics

Atreca Inc. (BCEL) has a trailing price-to-earnings (P/E) ratio of 34.65 for the broader industry and 33.43 for the sector. Other valuation ratios to consider include the price-to-book (PB) ratio at 1.05.

The quick ratio of Atreca Inc. for the three months ended June 29 was 13.50, and the current ratio was 13.50, indicating that the company is able to meet its debt obligations. Further, the company has a long term debt to equity ratio of 0.00 and a total debt to equity ratio of 0.00 for the quarter ending June 29. Atreca Inc.’s EBITDA margin for the year ending June 29 is -6293.35%. Its gross profit as reported stood at $4000.0 compared to revenue of $88.88 million.

For investors, determining the potential profitability of the investment also depends on the performance of the company’s management. In the past 12 months, Atreca Inc.’s return on assets was -37.50%. For the broader industry, ROE averaged -68.79 over the past year.

Earnings Surprise

For the three-month period that ended June 29, Atreca Inc. had $88.71 million in cash. In the quarter under review, the net income was up than the previous quarter. The company posted a net income of -$26.68 million in the quarter, while revenues of -$25.78 million were grew 25.11%. The analyst consensus anticipated Atreca Inc.’s latest quarter earnings to come in at -$0.69 per share, but it turned out to be -$0.72, a -4.30% surprise. For the quarter, EBITDA amounted to -$25.88 million. Shareholders own equity worth $36.89 million.

Technical Picture

From a technical analysis perspective, let’s take a brief look at Atreca Inc. (BCEL) price momentum. RSI 9-day as of the close on 22 October was 49.77%, suggesting the stock is Neutral, with historical volatility in this time frame at 49.89%.

As of today, BCEL’s price is $5.32 +2.35% or $0.13 from its 5-day moving average. BCEL is currently trading -15.65% lower than its 20-day SMA and -38.94% lower than its 100-day SMA. However, the stock’s current price level is -7.67% below the SMA50 and -63.20% below the SMA200.

The stochastic %K and %D were 26.57% and 15.67%, respectively, and the average true range (ATR) was 0.34. With the 14-day stochastic at 50.11% and the average true range at 0.35, the RSI (14) stands at 46.17%. The stock has reached -0.06 on the 9-day MACD Oscillator while the 14-day reading was at -0.23.

Analyst Ratings

The consensus rating for Atreca Inc. (BCEL) among analysts is Buy. According to current brokerage recommendations, 0 brokerage firms advise that investors sell BCEL, while 0 suggest investors hold. There are 0 analysts who rate the stock as underweight. The stock is rated overweight by 1 analysts, while 9 others rate it as a “buy”.

What is BCEL’s price target for the next 12 months?

Analysts predict a range of price targets between $12.00 and $35.00, with a median target of $20.00. Taking a look at these predictions, the average price target given by analysts for Atreca Inc. (BCEL) stock is $21.67.


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