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Top Movers Performance Overview- Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE:RHT), Viking Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VKTX)

Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE:RHT)

Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE:RHT) Performance Snapshot

Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE:RHT) Price Insight

Viking Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VKTX)

Viking Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VKTX), closed the last trading session at $7.89 with increase of $0.0899999999999999 or 1.15 percent against the opening price of $7.8. The trading day volume of the company stands at 1.92 Million shares while the average trading volume of Viking Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VKTX) is 1.73 Million over the course of 3 consecutive months. Which signifies a pretty good change over the time with its shares outstanding of 72.36 Million.

The price target of Viking Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VKTX) is currently set at 0 by the analysts. The stock is $-11.05 Below its 1-Year High which is $8.87. VKTX hit its 1-Year low price of $3.26. The company is currently rated by analyst who are keeping a close eye on the stock as 1.5. Where 1 means Buy, 2.5 meaning Hold and 5 as Sell.

Performance Indicators of Viking Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VKTX)

The value of the stock increased by 14.35% during the previous week performance. Looking at the 1 month performance of Viking Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VKTX), the stock jumped 37.46%. While the 1 year performance shows a negative percentage of -5.62 and year to date performance stands at -1.62%.

Viking Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VKTX) Analytical Review

The stock needs to grow about $-7.89 to reach its price target. In order to seek the stock’s directional movements, 20-Days, 50 Days and 200-Days moving averages are 20.04%, 44.46% and 18.58 percent respectively. The stock trades about 19.25 percent of its Float giving its total shares Outstanding are 72.36 Million. VKTX gained about 7.64 percent in 6 months showing its Average True Range of 0.47. The company currently has a RSI and Beta of 71.98 and 1.99.

While talking about Viking Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VKTX) valuation ratios, the stock trades with a P/S and P/B of 0 and 2.13 which is significantly better and attractive as compared to its peers.