Why China Jo-Jo Drugstores, Inc. (CJJD) Stock Hammered, Up To -1.75%, in Trade Today

China Jo-Jo Drugstores, Inc. (NASDAQ:CJJD) is among the top losers of the stock market today, sinking -1.75% or (-0.03 points) to $1.68 from its previous close of $1.71. Does this decline mean it the best stock to buy right now? The shares seem to have an active trading volume day with a reported 121248 contracts so far this session. CJJD shares had a relatively better volume day versus average trading capacity of 317.23 thousand shares, but with a 23.48 million float and a -5% run over a week, it’s definitely worth keeping an eye on. The one year price forecast for CJJD stock indicates that the average analyst price target is $7 per share. This means the stock has a potential increase of 316.67% from where the CJJD share price has been trading recently.

During the recent trading session for China Jo-Jo Drugstores, Inc. (NASDAQ:CJJD), the company witnessed their stock drop by $-0.04 over a week and tumble down $-0.06 from the price 20 days ago. When compared to their established 52-week high of $3.39, the high they recorded in their recent session happens to be higher. Their established 52-week high was attained by the company on 10/04/19. The recent low of $1.01 stood for a -50.44% since 05/24/19, a data which is good for most investors who are looking to take advantage of the stock’s recent rise. A beta of 0.68 is also allocated to the stock. Since the beta is less than one, it implies that the stock is more volatile than the market, a data that traders are keeping close attention to.

Looking at the current readings for China Jo-Jo Drugstores, Inc., the two-week RSI stands at 45.69. This figure suggests that CJJD stock, for now, is neutral, meaning that the shares are stable in terms of price movement. The stochastic readings, on the other hand, based on the current CJJD readings is similarly very revealing as it has a stochastic reading of 27.11% at this stage. This figure means that CJJD share price today is being overbought.

Technical chart claims that China Jo-Jo Drugstores, Inc. (CJJD) would settle between $1.73/share to $1.75/share level. However, if the stock price goes below the $1.7 mark, then the market for China Jo-Jo Drugstores, Inc. becomes much weaker. If that happens, the stock price might even plunge as low as $1.69 for its downside target. The stock is currently in the red zone of MACD, with the indicator reading -0.02. Traders are always alerted for the move of a stock above or below the zero line due to the fact that the reading is an indicator of the position of the short-term average relative to the long-term average. If the MACD is above the zero line, then the short-term average relative is above that of the long-term average, thus implying an upward momentum. Vice versa is the case if the MACD is below the zero line.

Moving on, CJJD stock price is currently trading at 0X forward 12-month Consensus EPS estimates, and its P/E ratio is 0 while for the average stock in the same group, the multiple is 14.8. China Jo-Jo Drugstores, Inc. current P/B ratio of 2.4 means it is trading at a premium against its industry’s 1.9.