$1.40 Million in Sales Expected for Polarityte Inc (PTE) This Quarter

Wall Street brokerages expect that Polarityte Inc (NASDAQ:PTE) will post sales of $1.40 million for the current quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Three analysts have provided estimates for Polarityte’s earnings, with the highest sales estimate coming in at $1.80 million and the lowest estimate coming in at $1.00 million. Polarityte reported sales of $10,000.00 during the same quarter last year, which indicates a positive year over year growth rate of 13,900%. The business is expected to issue its next quarterly earnings results on Monday, April 22nd.

According to Zacks, analysts expect that Polarityte will report full year sales of $15.34 million for the current year, with estimates ranging from $8.40 million to $20.00 million. For the next fiscal year, analysts anticipate that the business will report sales of $44.57 million, with estimates ranging from $30.20 million to $55.00 million. Zacks Investment Research’s sales calculations are a mean average based on a survey of sell-side research firms that cover Polarityte.

Polarityte (NASDAQ:PTE) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Monday, January 14th. The company reported ($0.96) earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of ($1.02) by $0.06. Polarityte had a negative net margin of 4,259.44% and a negative return on equity of 258.52%. The firm had revenue of $1.13 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $0.80 million.

Several equities research analysts have commented on PTE shares. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Polarityte from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Friday, February 15th. Northland Securities started coverage on shares of Polarityte in a research report on Monday, January 28th. They set an “outperform” rating and a $50.00 target price on the stock. National Securities started coverage on shares of Polarityte in a research report on Monday, January 28th. They set a “sell” rating and a $5.00 target price on the stock. Piper Jaffray Companies set a $30.00 target price on shares of Polarityte and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Monday, March 18th. Finally, Cantor Fitzgerald set a $65.00 target price on shares of Polarityte and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Monday, April 8th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have given a hold rating and five have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. Polarityte currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $34.33.

An institutional investor recently bought a new position in Polarityte stock. Comprehensive Portfolio Management LLC bought a new stake in Polarityte Inc (NASDAQ:PTE) in the 1st quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund bought 21,702 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $232,000. Comprehensive Portfolio Management LLC owned about 0.10% of Polarityte at the end of the most recent quarter. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 54.85% of the company’s stock.

Shares of NASDAQ PTE traded down $0.26 during trading on Wednesday, hitting $8.18. 468,505 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 349,539. The firm has a market capitalization of $186.44 million, a P/E ratio of -1.68 and a beta of 1.48. Polarityte has a 1 year low of $7.93 and a 1 year high of $41.22. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.01, a quick ratio of 13.76 and a current ratio of 13.80.

About Polarityte

PolarityTE, Inc, a biotechnology and regenerative biomaterials company, focuses on discovering, designing, and developing a range of regenerative tissue products and biomaterials for the fields of medicine, biomedical engineering, and material sciences in the United States. The company operates in two segments, Regenerative Medicine and Contract Services.

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