Amyris (AMRS) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on Amyris (AMRS), hence the stock is down -10.45% when compared to the S&P 500 during the same period. However, in the past 1 week, the selling of the stock is down by -1.1% relative to the S&P 500. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -9.52% and the stock has fallen -1.04% in the past 1 week.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 0.8% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 11.91%. Amyris (NASDAQ:AMRS): On Fridays trading session , Opening price of the stock was $0.382 with an intraday high of $0.39. The bears continued to sell at higher levels and eventually sold the stock down to an intraday low of $0.3751. However, the stock managed to close at $0.38, a loss of 2.59% for the day. On the previous day, the stock had closed at $0.3901. The total traded volume of the day was 1,505,641 shares.
The company Insiders own 48.7% of Amyris shares according to the proxy statements. In the past twelve weeks, the net percent change held by company insiders has changed by -15.32% . Institutional Investors own 40.69% of Amyris shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -15.32%.
Amyris, Inc. is a renewable products company. The Company is focused on providing sustainable alternatives to a range of petroleum-sourced products used in consumer care, specialty chemical and transportation fuel markets around the world. The Company developed microbial engineering and screening technologies that modify the way microorganisms process sugars. The Company using its industrial bioscience technology to design microbes, primarily yeast, and use them as living factories in established fermentation processes to convert plant-sourced sugars into renewable hydrocarbons. The Company has focused its commercialization efforts on a renewable hydrocarbon molecule called farnesene (Biofene), which forms the basis for a range of products including emollients, flavors and fragrance oils and diesel fuel.