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ContraVir Pharmaceuticals Inc (CTRV) Charges Ahead 3.54%, Just After Opening Bell on September 22 to Bolster Health Care Stocks

ContraVir Pharmaceuticals Inc (CTRV) is one of the best performing stocks in the health care sector for companies listed on the New York Stock Exchange or NASDAQ exchange shortly after the opening bell on September 22. Shares of CTRV have climbed 3.54% about 30 minutes into the session to $1.17 after closing the day prior at $1.13. It’s early, but the stock has traded as high as $1.17 and as low as $1.17 so far. Today’s quick advance has come with about 1,000 shares changing hands, compared to an average 30-day volume of 179,654 for ContraVir Pharmaceuticals Inc. The price is currently below the 30-day volume weighted average price of $1.17 for CTRV.

The share appreciation gives the company a market capitalization of $36.42 million based upon 32.23 million shares outstanding. It also means that CTRV has a price-to-book ratio of 108.09:1 and a price-to-earnings ratio of :1.

In the past 52 weeks, shares of CTRV have traded as low as $0.76 and as high as $6.28. Technical traders will take note that at $1.17, shares of CTRV are trading above their 200-day MA at $1.11 and above their 50-day MA at $1.07. Technical analysts pay close attention to these key moving averages because they often serve as technical support and resistance levels and because a move through or holding above them is typically regarded as bullish.

Who is CTRV?

ContraVir Pharmaceuticals Inc is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of virology drugs to treat diseases of unmet needs, such as herpes zoster and hepatitis B (HBV). The company’s 14 employees are led by CEO from the corporate headquarters at 399 Thornall Street, First Floor.


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