Earnings is just around the corner for Retrophin, Inc. (NASDAQ:RTRX) as the firm is slated to issue their report on 1/9/2017 4:30:00 PM. The firm has most recently posted quarter over quarter growth of -140.60% and sales growth of 21.10% quarter over quarter.
In terms of the trend lines, Retrophin, Inc. (NASDAQ:RTRX) shares are currently -19.94% off of their 52-week high and 69.57% off from the 52-week low point. The stock is 6.80% from the 200-day moving average and -1.19% from the 50-day average. The Relative Strength Index for the stock stands at 53.75.
Increased volatility should be expected heading into and immediately after the Retrophin, Inc. (NASDAQ:RTRX) earnings report. According to the most recent data, the average true range stands at 0.72 which is a measure of the most recent volatility. The number is an exponential 14-day moving average of the True Ranges (range of each trading day’s high and low). The average volatility for the week stands at 4.00% and 3.44% for the past month. The relative volume (ratio between current volume and 3-month average) stands at 1.28.
So is there any potential upside for the stock if Retrophin, Inc. is able to meet or beat earnings? Analysts, on a consensus basis have a $34.67 on the stock, compared to a recent bid of $19.67. The average broker recommendation yields a score of 1.70, which is an integer based calculation from all of the buy, sell and hold recommendations from sell-side analysts.
Heading into the earnings report, 1.10% shares are held by company insiders. On the institutional front, 85.80% of Retrophin, Inc. (NASDAQ:RTRX) are owned by firms or funds. Over the past few months, insider transactions have trended -3.92% while institutions saw a change of 0.16% in company stock.
Year to date, Retrophin, Inc. (NASDAQ:RTRX) holders have seen returns of 2.06%. Over the past month the stock moved -8.61% and most recently shares over the past five trading days have moved 0.62%.