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Diplomat Pharmacy, Inc. (NYSE:DPLO)

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Vanda Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:VNDA)

Vanda Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:VNDA), closed the last trading session at $11.3 with decrease of $-0.44 or -3.75 percent against the opening price of $11.74. The trading day volume of the company stands at 415378 shares while the average trading volume of Vanda Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:VNDA) is 831.03 Million over the course of 3 consecutive months. Which signifies a pretty good change over the time with its shares outstanding of 53.81 Million.

The price target of Vanda Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:VNDA) is currently set at 15 by the analysts. The stock is $-36.69 Below its 1-Year High which is $17.85. VNDA hit its 1-Year low price of $7.12. The company is currently rated by analyst who are keeping a close eye on the stock as 2.4. Where 1 means Buy, 2.5 meaning Hold and 5 as Sell.

Performance Indicators of Vanda Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:VNDA)

The value of the stock increased by 0.18% during the previous week performance. Looking at the 1 month performance of Vanda Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:VNDA), the stock dipped -4.72%. While the 1 year performance shows a negative percentage of -28.48 and year to date performance stands at -31.14%.

Vanda Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:VNDA) Analytical Review

The stock needs to grow about $3.7 to reach its price target. In order to seek the stock’s directional movements, 20-Days, 50 Days and 200-Days moving averages are -2.15%, 6.21% and -15.88 percent respectively. The stock trades about 8.17 percent of its Float giving its total shares Outstanding are 53.81 Million. VNDA gained about -27.05 percent in 6 months showing its Average True Range of 0.67. The company currently has a RSI and Beta of 51.66 and 0.47.

While talking about Vanda Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:VNDA) valuation ratios, the stock trades with a P/S and P/B of 2.55 and 1.46 which is significantly better and attractive as compared to its peers.