Eversept Partners LLC Buys New Position in ABIOMED, Inc. (ABMD)

Eversept Partners LLC bought a new stake in ABIOMED, Inc. (NASDAQ:ABMD) during the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund bought 8,594 shares of the medical equipment provider’s stock, valued at approximately $1,611,000. ABIOMED makes up 1.3% of Eversept Partners LLC’s portfolio, making the stock its 21st largest holding.

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Crow Point Partners LLC bought a new stake in ABIOMED in the 4th quarter valued at approximately $120,000. Cerebellum GP LLC bought a new stake in ABIOMED in the 4th quarter valued at approximately $127,000. Advisor Partners LLC bought a new stake in shares of ABIOMED during the 4th quarter worth approximately $209,000. SeaCrest Wealth Management LLC bought a new stake in shares of ABIOMED during the 4th quarter worth approximately $183,000. Finally, Flagship Harbor Advisors LLC bought a new stake in shares of ABIOMED during the 4th quarter worth approximately $242,000. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 86.99% of the company’s stock.

Shares of ABIOMED, Inc. (NASDAQ:ABMD) opened at $268.25 on Thursday. ABIOMED, Inc. has a 12 month low of $114.28 and a 12 month high of $274.00. The stock has a market capitalization of $11,976.27, a P/E ratio of 135.48, a PEG ratio of 3.59 and a beta of 0.36.

ABIOMED (NASDAQ:ABMD) last posted its earnings results on Thursday, February 1st. The medical equipment provider reported $0.70 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.50 by $0.20. The business had revenue of $154.00 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $154.00 million. ABIOMED had a return on equity of 15.54% and a net margin of 16.58%. The firm’s revenue was up 34.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.34 EPS. equities analysts expect that ABIOMED, Inc. will post 2.39 earnings per share for the current year.

A number of equities research analysts have recently issued reports on the company. Zacks Investment Research upgraded ABIOMED from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $220.00 price objective on the stock in a research note on Tuesday, November 7th. BTIG Research reiterated a “hold” rating on shares of ABIOMED in a research note on Sunday, February 4th. BidaskClub upgraded ABIOMED from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Thursday, January 11th. Piper Jaffray Companies reiterated a “positive” rating and set a $300.00 price objective (up previously from $220.00) on shares of ABIOMED in a research note on Thursday, February 1st. Finally, Leerink Swann upped their price objective on ABIOMED from $200.00 to $265.00 and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a research note on Friday, January 19th. Three analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, six have assigned a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. The company has an average rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $288.86.

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About ABIOMED

ABIOMED, Inc is a provider of temporary percutaneous mechanical circulatory support devices. The Company offers care to heart failure patients. The Company operates in the segment of the research, development and sale of medical devices to assist or replace the pumping function of the failing heart. The Company develops, manufactures and markets products that are designed to enable the heart to rest, heal and recover by improving blood flow to the coronary arteries and end-organs and/or temporarily performing the pumping function of the heart.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for ABIOMED (NASDAQ:ABMD)

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