Building A Bulletproof Portfolio Around Curis, Inc. (CRIS)

Wall Street analysts will be watching closely when Curis, Inc. (NASDAQ:CRIS) reports its quarterly earnings next, which is scheduled for Today After Market Close (Confirmed). Looking at the latest analyst forecasts, the current earnings-per-share (EPS) consensus estimate is sitting at -$0.20 per share. In the preceding quarter, the company reportedly generated EPS of -$0.22 per share of its common stock. Looking at profitability indicators, this organization has a gross margin of 94.70%.

Speaking of Wall Street analysts, a number of market experts at top investment banks have recently posted their updated ratings on shares of Curis, Inc. (NASDAQ:CRIS). Most recently, on October 24th, 2017, Guggenheim Initiated a Buy rating. Before that, on March 2nd, 2016, Sun Trust Rbsn Humphrey Initiated to Buy. ROTH Capital Reiterated a Buy rating on November 9th, 2015, FBR Capital Initiated an Outperform rating on August 11th, 2015, and Oppenheimer Reiterated a Outperform rating on January 22nd, 2015.

At its current price point, combined with the fact that this company has 31.75M shares outstanding, the current market capitalization sits at 63.82M. In the last trading day, 2,648,770 shares of Curis, Inc. were traded, which compares to its usual volume of about 559.60K shares per day of trading.

If we compare this company’s current price to its recent pricing activity, we can see that the price has changed by $0.55 in the past five trading days, resulting in a percentage change of +37.67% and a moving average of 1.62. In the past 20 days, its price changed by $0.90 (which is +81.08%) and the stock’s moving average was 1.31. Looking back a full 50 days, shares of CRIS changed by $1.06 (which is +111.58%) and demonstrated a moving average of 1.19.

Staying in the same analytical area, this company’s stock has demonstrated a 9-day Stochastic %K score of 61.61%, a 14-day Stochastic %K score of 65.34% and a 20-day Stochastic %K score of 65.93%. Using a similar metric, Curis, Inc. (CRIS) shares showed a Stochastic %D of 67.49% over the past 9 days, a Stochastic %D score of 69.73% over the last 14 days, and a 20-day Stochastic %D of 70.54%. Meanwhile, this stock’s MACD Oscillator was 0.24 over the past 9 days, 0.38 over the past two weeks, and 0.47 in the last 20 days.

As recent trading data suggests, this company’s shares have been hovering close to the $2.01 level. Over the past 12 months, this stock has experienced a high price of $3.55 and a low of $0.60. Top market experts pay heightened attention to a stock as it is getting closer to a notable historic high price or low price.

Ecor1 Capital LLC Held shares of this company during the last fiscal quarter, as we can observe in the latest corresponding filing from Curis, Inc. (NASDAQ:CRIS) with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). This specific major shareholder, at the end of the quarter, held 2,982,208 shares of the company’s stock. This share count represents that Ecor1 Capital LLC now held 9.01% stake in Curis, Inc. (CRIS)’s shares.

Just in the most recent trading day, Curis, Inc. (NASDAQ:CRIS) experienced a high price of $2.09 and low point of $1.76. At the end of the last trading session, this stock was at 2.01 per share, following a loss of -$0.05, or 6.35% during the full day.