- ZIOP has an average dollar-volume (as measured by average daily share volume multiplied by share price) of $30.1 million.
- ZIOP has traded 2.5 million shares today.
- ZIOP traded in a range 211.9% of the normal price range with a price range of $1.12.
- ZIOP traded above its daily resistance level (quality: 6 days, meaning that the stock is crossing a resistance level set by the last 6 calendar days. The resistance price is defined by the Price - $0.01 at the time of the signal).
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- The company, on the basis of change in net income from the same quarter one year ago, has significantly underperformed when compared to that of the S&P 500 and the Biotechnology industry. The net income has significantly decreased by 705.6% when compared to the same quarter one year ago, falling from -$9.71 million to -$78.23 million.
- Net operating cash flow has decreased to -$9.72 million or 12.28% when compared to the same quarter last year. In addition, when comparing to the industry average, the firm's growth rate is much lower.
- ZIOPHARM ONCOLOGY INC has experienced a steep decline in earnings per share in the most recent quarter in comparison to its performance from the same quarter a year ago. This company has reported somewhat volatile earnings recently. We feel it is likely to report a decline in earnings in the coming year. During the past fiscal year, ZIOPHARM ONCOLOGY INC continued to lose money by earning -$0.32 versus -$0.66 in the prior year. For the next year, the market is expecting a contraction of 117.2% in earnings (-$0.70 versus -$0.32).
- The company's current return on equity greatly increased when compared to its ROE from the same quarter one year prior. This is a signal of significant strength within the corporation. Compared to other companies in the Biotechnology industry and the overall market, ZIOPHARM ONCOLOGY INC's return on equity significantly trails that of both the industry average and the S&P 500.
- ZIOP has no debt to speak of therefore resulting in a debt-to-equity ratio of zero, which we consider to be a relatively favorable sign. Along with this, the company maintains a quick ratio of 12.37, which clearly demonstrates the ability to cover short-term cash needs.
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