The growth of the EPS is critical in understanding the current valuation of Marathon Patent Group. It is usually expressed as a percentage and is then referred to as the EPS growth rate, which at this time is hard to estimate, but revenue growth has been -64.50 % over the last twelve months. The higher the EPS growth rate, the higher the value that is added to shareholders and a good reflection on the performance of the management at Marathon Patent Group.



Marathon Patent Group is in the business services industry and is part of the industrials sector. The company CEO is Merrick D. Okamoto. Marathon Patent Group Inc is a patent and patent rights acquisition and licensing company. The company acquires patents and patent rights from their owners including individual inventors to Fortune 500 companies.

Previous Intraday Performance:

The MARA shares had a previous change of -6.95% which opened at 0.36 and closed at 0.39. It moved to an intraday high of 0.40 and a low of 0.36.

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Historical Performance:

Over the last five trading days, MARA shares returned -7.62% and in the past 30 trading days it returned -46.86%. Over three months, it changed -48.65%. In one year it has changed -91.43% and within that year its 52-week high was 5.06 and its 52-week low was 0.36. MARA stock is 7.24% above its 52 Week Low.

Our calculations result in a 200 day moving average of 1.03 and a 50 day moving average of 0.61. Right now, MARA stock is trading -62.50% below its 200 day moving average and may not be a great opportunity to buy as it may continue to trend down.

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Liquidity:

The company has a market cap of $9.9m with 25.5m shares outstanding and a float of 17.1m shares. Trading volume was 297,130 shares and has experienced an average volume of 436,226 shares. Our calculation, using the current average volume and close price, leads me to believe that the liquidity is bad, highly speculative and an investor may want to avoid this stock.

Earnings:

The last annual reported EPS for Marathon Patent Group was -4.77 which ended on 31st of December 2017.

Below was the last reported quarterly earnings per share:
09-30-2018:  -0.06
06-30-2018:  -0.23
03-31-2018:  0
12-31-2017:  0

Indicators Also to Watch:

Based on the latest filings, there is 36.30% of insider ownership and 3.40% of institutional ownership. Short-interest was 0, which was 0.00% of shares outstanding. The short-interest ratio or days-to-cover ratio was 0.00.



I calculated the beta to be 2.04

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Fundamental Numbers:

Based on last reported financials, the company’s return on equity is 2,053.45%, return on assets is -253.06%, price-to-sales is 9.59 and price-to-book is 1.55.

Company Score Card:

Results are out of six:
 0  : Growth Expectations Result
 3  : Financial Safety Result
 0  : Past Performance Result
 1  : Valuation Result
 0  : Dividend Safety Result
 1  : Overall Result

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Jake McWilliams
I am an independent trader, analyst and algorithmic trading expert, having worked both for the sell side (brokerage) and the buy side (fund administration). I have been trading professionally for about 20 years. I trade stocks and forex and I play both long and short positions in underlying asset or through options. I have experience with discretionary and fully automated systems (Metatrader and Quantshare).

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