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Worth Comparing these two stocks: Ardelyx, Inc. (NASDAQ:ARDX), Zafgen, Inc. (NASDAQ:ZFGN)

Ardelyx, Inc. (NASDAQ:ARDX)

Ardelyx, Inc. (NASDAQ:ARDX), ended its previous trading session at $6.58 showing a gain of 0.19 or 2.97 percent with respect to the price of $6.39 when stock market opened. The company traded 969521 shares over the course of the trading day. Giving the average volume of 770.4 Million over the course of 3 consecutive months. Which signifies a pretty good change over the time with its shares outstanding of 88.88 Million.

Ardelyx, Inc. (NASDAQ:ARDX) is currently trading Higher than its price target which is set to $0 by the analyst. The stock is -25.35% Below its 1-Year High which is $8.81. ARDX has a difference of 213.33% from its 1 year low which stands at $2.10. The company is currently rated by analyst who are keeping a close eye on the stock as 1.3. Where 1 means Buy, 2.5 meaning Hold and 5 as Sell.

Ardelyx, Inc. (NASDAQ:ARDX) Performance Snapshot

The stock performed exceptionally bad in the previous week which depicts an decrease of -7.58 percent in the shares price. The company subtracted about -10.23% in its share price over 1-Month. While taking about the performance of the stock over 1-year interval is 144.61 Percent. ARDX currently shows -12.33% as its year to date performance.

Ardelyx, Inc. (NASDAQ:ARDX) Price Insight

The stock needs to grow about $-6.58 to reach its price target. In order to seek the stock’s directional movements, 20-Days, 50 Days and 200-Days moving averages are -4.67%, -8.11% and 1.14 percent respectively. The stock trades about 3.66 percent of its Float giving its total shares Outstanding are 88.88 Million. ARDX lost about -11.68 percent in 6 months showing its Average True Range of 0.47. The company currently has a RSI and Beta of 45.46 and 2.01.

While talking about Ardelyx, Inc. (NASDAQ:ARDX) valuation ratios, the stock trades with a P/S and P/B of 97.64 and 3.48 which is significantly better and attractive as compared to its peers.

Zafgen, Inc. (NASDAQ:ZFGN)

Performance Indicators of Zafgen, Inc. (NASDAQ:ZFGN)

Zafgen, Inc. (NASDAQ:ZFGN) Analytical Review