Wasatch Micro Cap Fund recently released its Q3 2020 Investor Letter, a copy of which you can download here. The fund posted a return of 12.2% for the quarter, outperforming its benchmark, the Russell Microcap Index which returned 3.69% in the same quarter. You should check out Wasatch’s top 5 stock picks for investors to buy right now, which could be the biggest winners of 2021.
In the Q3 2020 Investor Letter, Wasatch highlighted a few stocks and Paysign Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYS) is one of them. Paysign Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYS) IT service management company. Year-to-date, Paysign Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYS) stock lost 52.4% and on December 24th it had a closing price of $4.83. Here is what Wasatch said:
“Paysign, Inc. (PAYS) was also a significant detractor. The company provides prepaid-card programs and processing services for corporate, consumer and government applications. Total revenues at Paysign slipped -25% in the three months ended June 30 versus the same period a year ago. Management cited a 30% drop in revenue from the blood-plasma industry, as fears of contracting Covid-19 led to steep declines in plasma donations and dollars loaded onto the cards of paid donors. Extended unemployment benefits and stimulus payments from the government also may have impacted donations by lessening the economic imperatives for donors to sell their plasma. We believe these issues are shortterm in nature and continue to hold the stock.”
In Q3 2020, the number of bullish hedge fund positions on Paysign Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYS) stock remained unchanged from the previous quarter (see the chart here). Our calculations showed that Paysign Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYS) isn’t ranked among the 30 most popular stocks among hedge funds.
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