Delcath Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:DCTH) SVP Sandra Pennell Buys 30,000 Shares

Delcath Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:DCTHGet Free Report) SVP Sandra Pennell acquired 30,000 shares of Delcath Systems stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, November 17th. The shares were bought at an average cost of $2.43 per share, with a total value of $72,900.00. Following the transaction, the senior vice president now owns 30,000 shares in the company, valued at $72,900. The acquisition was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this hyperlink.

Delcath Systems Stock Performance

Shares of DCTH stock opened at $2.70 on Tuesday. The company has a quick ratio of 1.53, a current ratio of 3.30 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.08. The company has a 50 day moving average price of $3.58 and a 200-day moving average price of $4.89. Delcath Systems, Inc. has a 52 week low of $2.25 and a 52 week high of $7.99. The firm has a market capitalization of $59.52 million, a PE ratio of -0.81 and a beta of 0.51.

Delcath Systems (NASDAQ:DCTHGet Free Report) last issued its earnings results on Monday, November 13th. The company reported ($0.61) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.51) by ($0.10). The company had revenue of $0.43 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $0.68 million. Delcath Systems had a negative return on equity of 2,571.64% and a negative net margin of 2,079.17%. As a group, equities research analysts expect that Delcath Systems, Inc. will post -2.59 earnings per share for the current year.

Institutional Trading of Delcath Systems

Several large investors have recently modified their holdings of the company. Cibc World Market Inc. lifted its holdings in Delcath Systems by 4.0% in the first quarter. Cibc World Market Inc. now owns 88,751 shares of the company’s stock valued at $568,000 after acquiring an additional 3,432 shares during the period. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP bought a new position in shares of Delcath Systems in the 1st quarter worth approximately $75,000. Vanguard Group Inc. lifted its stake in shares of Delcath Systems by 5.7% in the 1st quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 360,900 shares of the company’s stock worth $2,309,000 after purchasing an additional 19,605 shares during the period. Millennium Management LLC purchased a new position in shares of Delcath Systems in the second quarter worth approximately $40,000. Finally, Advisors Capital Management LLC bought a new stake in Delcath Systems during the first quarter valued at approximately $155,000. Institutional investors own 85.15% of the company’s stock.

Analyst Ratings Changes

Several research firms have recently issued reports on DCTH. Roth Mkm lifted their price target on Delcath Systems from $10.00 to $13.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday, August 16th. initiated coverage on shares of Delcath Systems in a report on Thursday, October 5th. They issued a “sell” rating for the company. Canaccord Genuity Group increased their price target on shares of Delcath Systems from $18.00 to $21.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Thursday, September 7th. BTIG Research boosted their price objective on shares of Delcath Systems from $19.00 to $20.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Tuesday, August 15th. Finally, HC Wainwright increased their target price on Delcath Systems from $17.00 to $18.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Tuesday, August 15th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating and four have given a buy rating to the company. According to, the stock presently has a consensus rating of “Moderate Buy” and a consensus target price of $18.00.

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About Delcath Systems

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Delcath Systems, Inc, an interventional oncology company, focuses on the treatment of primary and metastatic liver cancers in the United States and Europe. The company's lead product candidate is HEPZATO KIT, a melphalan hydrochloride for injection/hepatic delivery system to administer high-dose chemotherapy to the liver while controlling systemic exposure and associated side effects.

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