Applied DNA Sciences Inc (APDN): Price and Financial Metrics

Applied DNA Sciences Inc (APDN): $6.68

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  • APDN scores best on the Growth dimension, with a Growth rank ahead of 96.21% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for APDN is in Growth, which has been heading up over the past 31 weeks.
  • APDN ranks lowest in Stability; there it ranks in the 2nd percentile.

APDN Stock Summary

  • For APDN, its debt to operating expenses ratio is greater than that reported by just 0.5% of US equities we're observing.
  • With a year-over-year growth in debt of -100%, Applied Dna Sciences Inc's debt growth rate surpasses just 0% of about US stocks.
  • Applied Dna Sciences Inc's shareholder yield -- a measure of how much capital is returned to stockholders via dividends and buybacks -- is -47.99%, greater than the shareholder yield of only 5.14% of stocks in our set.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to APDN, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are DAIO, HUSA, CASI, GTYH, and EKSO.
  • APDN's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Applied Dna Sciences Inc's official web site, go to

APDN Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of APDN, see our APDN price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $18.33 Average Broker Recommendation 1.5 (Moderate Buy)

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APDN Price/Volume Stats

Current price $6.68 52-week high $14.84
Prev. close $6.59 52-week low $4.95
Day low $6.42 Volume 84,700
Day high $6.68 Avg. volume 1,108,019
50-day MA $6.42 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $7.65 Market Cap 50.01M

Applied DNA Sciences Inc (APDN) Company Bio

Applied DNA Sciences, Inc. develops and markets DNA-based technology solutions for use in the nucleic acid-based in vitro diagnostics and preclinical nucleic-acid based drug development and manufacturing markets; and for supply chain security, anti-counterfeiting, and anti-theft technology purposes applications in the United States, Europe, and Asia. The company's supply chain security and product authentication solutions include SigNature molecular tags that provide forensic power and protection for various applications and can be used to fortify brand protection efforts, and strengthen supply chain security, as well as mark, track, and convict criminals; SigNify IF portable DNA readers and SigNify consumable reagent test kits that provide definitive real-time authentication of molecular tags in the field; and CertainT Supply Chain Platform that provides proof of product claims for materials, items, or products. It also manufactures and sells COVID-19 PCR-based molecular diagnostic test kit under the LineaTM COVID-19 Assay Kit trademark; and non-diagnostic COVID-19 pooled surveillance testing to detect instances of COVID-19 in defined populations under the safeCircle trademark. In addition, the company provides preclinical contract research and manufacturing services for the nucleic acid-based therapeutic markets; and contract research services to RNA based drug and biologic customers for preclinical studies. The company was formerly known as Datalink Systems, Inc. and changed its name to Applied DNA Sciences, Inc. in 2002. Applied DNA Sciences, Inc. was founded in 1983 and is headquartered in Stony Brook, New York.

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Latest APDN News From Around the Web

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Applied DNA Sciences and A&E Introduce Anti-Counterfeiting Technology for Sustainable Sewing Threads

Applied DNA and A&E come together to bring an innovative and economical solution to brands to authenticate and validate their products.

Yahoo | June 8, 2021

Applied DNA's Veterinary COVID-19 Vaccine Candidate Induces Neutralizing Antibodies Against Three Variants

Applied DNA Sciences Inc (NASDAQ: APDN) and its program development partner, Evvivax S.R.L., have announced results from an in vitro neutralization study of sera evaluating the company's COVID-19 vaccine in felines. Data includes the trial cohort of 11 domestic felines vaccinated with the Applied DNA-Evvivax LinearDNA COVID-19 vaccine candidate against three COVID-19 variants. Data showed that all vaccinated felines produced neutralizing antibody titers against all three variants. The study show

Yahoo | June 7, 2021

Applied DNA Reports Veterinary COVID-19 Vaccine Candidate Induces Neutralizing Antibodies in 100% of Trial Cohort Against B.1.1.7, P1, and B.1.526 Variants and Sets August 2021 Mink Challenge Trial Launch

Applied DNA veterinary COVID-19 vaccine induces NAbs against B.1.1.7, P1, and B.1.526 variants; Set launch of mink challenge trial for August.

Yahoo | June 7, 2021

Applied DNA Adds First Summer Camp for safeCircle Pooled COVID-19 Surveillance Testing

The acquisition of safeCircle’s newest client reflects the service’s focus on profitable niche markets and the re-opening of venues for new sales.

Yahoo | June 2, 2021

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NEW YORK , May 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for APDN, SNDL, EDU, BB, and EVFM. Full story available on

Benzinga | May 26, 2021

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APDN Price Returns

1-mo 12.65%
3-mo -27.86%
6-mo 8.62%
1-year -7.35%
3-year -87.15%
5-year -94.78%
YTD 30.98%
2020 21.72%
2019 -73.81%
2018 -74.84%
2017 -14.05%
2016 -42.90%

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