Imperial Petroleum Inc. (NASDAQ:IMPP) traded with a subtraction of $0.0 to close at $0.24 on Friday, an upside of 0.33 percent. An average of 4,250,004 shares of common stock have been traded in the last five days. There was a fall of -$0.0376 in the past week, and it reached a new high 5 times over the past 12 months. The last 20 days have seen an average of 3,033,611 shares traded, while the 50-day average volume stands at 5,284,734.
IMPP stock has decreased by -28.84% in the last month. The company shares reached their 1-month lowest point of $0.2305 on 12/29/22. With the stock rallying to its 52-week high on 03/08/22, shares of the company touched a low of $0.23 and a high of $9.70 in 52 weeks. It has reached a new high 4 times so far this year and lost -88.69% or -$1.8980 in price. In spite of this, the price is down -97.50% from the 52-week high.
Imperial Petroleum Inc. (IMPP) has a trailing price-to-earnings (P/E) ratio of 3.32. Other valuation ratios to consider include the trailing price-to-sales (P/S) ratio at 0.74, the price-to-book (PB) ratio at 0.17.
The quick ratio of Imperial Petroleum Inc. for the recent quarter was 5.30, and the current ratio was 5.70, indicating that the company is able to meet its debt obligations. Further, the company has a long term debt to equity ratio of 0.13 and a total debt to equity ratio of 0.16 for the recent quarter. Its gross profit as reported stood at $6.33 million compared to revenue of $17.36 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, Imperial Petroleum Inc.’s return on assets was 6.00%.
For the recent quarter, Imperial Petroleum Inc. had $23.09 million in total debt. In the quarter under review, the net income was up than the previous quarter. The company posted a net income of -$3.64 million in the quarter, while revenues were grew 100.0%.
From a technical analysis perspective, let’s take a brief look at Imperial Petroleum Inc. (IMPP) price momentum. RSI 9-day as of the close on 29 December was 20.61%, suggesting the stock is oversold, with historical volatility in this time frame at 42.10%.
As of today, IMPP’s price is $0.2525 -13.45% or -$0.0376 from its 5-day moving average. IMPP is currently trading -30.42% lower than its 20-day SMA and -33.52% lower than its 100-day SMA. However, the stock’s current price level is -33.44% below the SMA50 and -88.14% below the SMA200.
The stochastic %K and %D were 12.83% and 11.01%, respectively, and the average true range (ATR) was 0.0240. With the 14-day stochastic at 11.33% and the average true range at 0.0252, the RSI (14) stands at 26.12%. The stock has reached -0.0217 on the 9-day MACD Oscillator while the 14-day reading was at -0.0334.