Is Ocugen (OCGN) Stock A Better Bet After Recent Underperformance

The Ocugen (NASDAQ:OCGN) stock has emerged as one of the biggest gainers this year from among coronavirus vaccine place owing to its distribution partner for the vaccine Covaxin with Indian company Bharat Biotech.

Is Ocugen (OCGN) Stock A Better Bet After Recent Underperformance

The stock has soared by as much as 200% this year so far but at the same time, it should be noted that there has been a fair degree of volatility in the stock. Moreover, it should be noted that Ocugen is only going to get 45% of all the profits from distributing the product in the United States.

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However, despite the optimism among investors, it is important to remember that it is doubtful whether there is demand for another COVID 19 vaccine in the United States. In addition to that, the product has not been approved yet for emergency use by the United States Food and Drug Administration yet. Hence, it could be argued that the success of the partnership remains a long shot at this point.

Michael Rowels

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