GenMark Diagnostics Inc Shares Close in on 52-Week High - Market Mover

The shares closed 1.5% below its 52-week high of $24.25, with trading volume lower than its 30 day average

Apr 08, 2021 by Kwhen Finance Editors

GenMark Diagnostics Inc Shares Close in on 52-Week High - Market Mover
GenMark Diagnostics Inc shares closed today at 1.5% below its 52 week high of $24.25, giving the company a market cap of $1B. The stock is currently up 64.3% year-to-date, up 291.4% over the past 12 months, and up 356.1% over the past five years. This week, the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 1.9%, and the S&P 500 rose 2.7%.

Trading Activity

  • Trading volume this week was 82.9% lower than the 20-day average.
  • Beta, a measure of the stock’s volatility relative to the overall market stands at 0.6.

Technical Indicators

  • The Relative Strength Index (RSI) on the stock was between 30 and 70.
  • MACD, a trend-following momentum indicator, indicates a downward trend.
  • The stock closed below its Bollinger band, indicating it may be oversold.

Market Comparative Performance

  • The company's share price is the same as the S&P 500 Index , beats it on a 1-year basis, and beats it on a 5-year basis
  • The company's share price is the same as the Dow Jones Industrial Average , beats it on a 1-year basis, and beats it on a 5-year basis
  • The company share price is the same as the performance of its peers in the Health Care industry sector , beats it on a 1-year basis, and beats it on a 5 year basis
NameDoD %ΔYTD %Δ1 Yr %52-Week H %52-Week L %
GenMark Diagnostics Inc-0.464.3291.4
Dow Jones Industrial Average-0.111.045.3-0.250.6
S&P 500 Index0.010.450.3-0.253.8
Health Care0.14.028.2-1.427.4

Peer Group Comparative Performance

  • The company's stock price performance year-to-date beats the peer average by 654.4%
  • The company's stock price performance over the past 12 months beats the peer average by 500.8%
NameMKT CAP (USD)P/EYTD %Δ1 Yr %Δ52-Week H %52-Week L %
GenMark Diagnostics IncGNMK064.3291.4
Peer AvgN/A42.98.548.5-10.746.3
Hologic, Inc.HOLX13.71.179.1
Perkinelmer, Inc.PKI20.5-7.070.7-18.176.4
Qiagen NVQGEN32.6-3.028.8-13.330.1
Luminex CorpLMNX104.843.015.3-11.378.8

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