How These Biotech Stocks are Faring? -- ACADIA Pharma, Alexion Pharma, TG Therapeutics, and Esperion Therapeutics
24 Apr, 2017, 07:00 ET
NEW YORK, April 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --
On Friday, April 21, 2017, the NASDAQ Composite, the Dow Jones Industrial Average, and the S&P 500 edged lower at the closing bell. Seven out of nine sectors ended last Friday's trading session in bearish territories. Taking into consideration last Friday's market sentiment, Stock-Callers.com assessed the following Biotechnology equities this morning: ACADIA Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: ACAD), Alexion Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: ALXN), TG Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ: TGTX), and Esperion Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ: ESPR). Download the free research reports on these stocks today: http://stock-callers.com/registration
On Friday, shares in San Diego, California headquartered ACADIA Pharmaceuticals Inc. ended the session 1.17% lower at $32.21 with a total volume of 1.03 million shares traded. ACADIA Pharma's shares have advanced 3.84% in the past three months. The stock is trading 0.87% above its 200-day moving average. Moreover, shares of the Company, which focuses on the development and commercialization of small molecule drugs that address unmet medical needs in central nervous system disorders, have a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 32.91. See our free and comprehensive research report on ACAD at: http://stock-callers.com/registration/?symbol=ACAD
On Friday, shares in New Haven, Connecticut headquartered Alexion Pharmaceuticals Inc. recorded a trading volume of 2.04 million shares, which was higher than their three months average volume of 1.91 million shares. The stock ended the day 1.60% lower at $116.82. Shares of the Company, which develops and commercializes life-transforming therapeutic products, are trading at a PE ratio of 66.37. The Company's shares are trading below its 50-day and 200-day moving averages by 5.82% and 7.40%, respectively. Furthermore, Alexion Pharma's shares have an RSI of 41.77.
On March 30th, 2017, research firm UBS initiated a 'Buy' rating on the Company's stock, with a target price of $138 per share. ALXN free research report PDF is just a click away at: http://stock-callers.com/registration/?symbol=ALXN
New York headquartered TG Therapeutics Inc.'s stock finished Friday's session 1.44% lower at $10.30 with a total volume of 1.12 million shares traded. Over the last three months and the previous one year, TG Therapeutics' shares have gained 145.24% and 1.63%, respectively. Shares of the Company, which focuses on the acquisition, development, and commercialization of novel treatments for B-cell malignancies and autoimmune diseases primarily in the US, are trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages by 11.50% and 52.71%, respectively. TG Therapeutics' stock has an RSI of 52.36. Sign up for your complimentary report on TGTX at: http://stock-callers.com/registration/?symbol=TGTX
Ann Arbor, Michigan headquartered Esperion Therapeutics Inc.'s stock fell 1.85%, to close the day at $36.69. The stock recorded a trading volume of 528,042 shares. Esperion Therapeutics' shares have rallied 231.14% in the previous three months and 91.69% in the past one year. Shares of the Company, which focuses on developing and commercializing oral therapies for the treatment of patients with elevated low-density lipoprotein cholesterol, are trading 16.16% and 118.47% above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages, respectively. Additionally, the stock has an RSI of 55.33.
On March 30th, 2017, research firm UBS upgraded the Company's stock rating from 'Neutral' to 'Buy' while revising its previous target price from $23 a share to $52 a share. Register for free on Stock-Callers.com and download the latest research report on ESPR at: http://stock-callers.com/registration/?symbol=ESPR
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