The stock of Zomedica Pharmaceuticals Corp. (NYSE:ZOM) is now priced at $0.16 and the shares are 0.01 points up or 1.96% higher compared to its previous closing price of $0.15. The stock had 26.623 million contracts set over the past session. ZOM shares’ daily volume is compared to its average trading volume at 59 million shares. However, it has a float of 163 million and although its performance was -1.14% over the week, it’s one to watch. It means the stock’s downside potential is -100% with the ZOM share price recently placing at $0.15 to $0.16. However, some brokerage firms have priced the stock below the average, including one that has called $0.5.
The shorts are running away from the Zomedica Pharmaceuticals Corp. stock, with the latest data on short interest released on July 31, 2020, showing that short interest numbers in the ZOM shares have declined. Short interest in the stock represents just 6.51% of its float, but the volume has dropped by 0.
In the last trading session, Zomedica Pharmaceuticals Corp. (NYSE:ZOM) dropped by -$0.0018 over the week and lost -$0.0118 on its 20-day. The stock’s high in the recent session is lower when compared to its 52-week high of $0.499. The stock recorded its established 52-week high on 02/20/20.
Since 04/08/20, the stock has traded to a low of $0.11 at 42.09%, an encouraging piece of data likely to interest most investors out to exploit the stock’s recent surge. The stock has a beta allocation of -0.08. Being above 1 means that the stock’s volatility is higher than the market and traders are keenly watching it.
Looking at current readings, Zomedica Pharmaceuticals Corp.’s two-week RSI is 42.02. This suggests that the stock is neutral at the moment and that ZOM shares’ price movement remains stable. The stochastic readings are equally revealing at 20.28% meaning the ZOM share price is currently in overbought territory.
The technical chart shows that the ZOM stock will likely settle at between $0.1588 and $0.1612 per share. However, if the stock dips below $0.1534, then its market would become much weaker. Any downside could see the stock price sliding to levels as low as $0.1504.
Currently, the stock is trading in the red of MACD, with a reading of -0.0038. Investors always pay attention to any move above or below the zero-line, mainly because the indicator points to the position of the stock’s short-term average relative to its long-term measure. A MACD -a reading above the zero line means that the short-term is above the long-term average. This scenario implies that there is an upward momentum. The opposite is true when the MACD falls below the zero-line.
The average rating for the ZOM equity is 2 and is currently gathering a bullish momentum. Of 1 analysts tracking Zomedica Pharmaceuticals Corp. polled by Reuters, 0 rated ZOM as a hold. The remaining 1 analysts were split evenly. However, the split wasn’t equal as a majority (1) rated it as a buy or strong buy. 0 analyst advised investors against buying the stock or to sell if they own any of the stock.