A rating of 50 puts Athersys Inc (ATHX) near the middle of the Biotechnology industry according to InvestorsObserver. Athersys Inc's score of 50 means it scores higher than 50% of stocks in the industry. Athersys Inc also received an overall rating of 46, putting it above 46% of all stocks. Biotechnology is ranked 28 out of the 148 industries.
What do These Ratings Mean?
Analyzing stocks can be hard. There are tons of numbers and ratios, and it can be hard to remember what they all mean and what counts as “good” for a given value. InvestorsObserver ranks stocks on eight different metrics. We percentile rank most of our scores to make it easy for investors to understand. A score of 46 means the stock is more attractive than 46 percent of stocks.
These scores are not only easy to understand, but it is easy to compare stocks to each other. You can find the best stock in an industry, or look for the sector that has the highest average score. The overall score is a combination of technical and fundamental factors that serves as a good starting point when analyzing a stock. Traders and investors with different goals may have different goals and will want to consider other factors than just the headline number before making any investment decisions.
What's Happening With Athersys Inc Stock Today?
Athersys Inc (ATHX) stock has risen 3.78% while the S&P 500 is down -0.42% as of 11:01 AM on Friday, Dec 18. ATHX is up $0.07 from the previous closing price of $1.98 on volume of 1,583,458 shares. Over the past year the S&P 500 has gained 15.65% while ATHX is up 73.73%. ATHX lost -$0.37 per share the over the last 12 months.