Medgenics Inc (NASDAQ:GNMX) has been assigned an average broker rating score of 3.00 (Hold) from the one brokers that cover the stock, Zacks Investment Research reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a hold recommendation. Medgenics’ rating score has declined by 20% in the last 90 days as a result of a number of analysts’ ratings changes.
Analysts have set a 12 month consensus price objective of $5.00 for the company and are forecasting that the company will post ($0.15) EPS for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Zacks has also given Medgenics an industry rank of 241 out of 265 based on the ratings given to its competitors.
A hedge fund recently raised its stake in Medgenics stock. Wells Fargo & Company MN boosted its holdings in shares of Medgenics Inc (NASDAQ:GNMX) by 433.7% in the third quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 130,662 shares of the biotechnology company’s stock after buying an additional 106,178 shares during the quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN owned 0.35% of Medgenics worth $165,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. 20.44% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.
Medgenics Company Profile
Aevi Genomic Medicine, Inc, a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company, researches and develops novel therapies for pediatric onset and life-altering diseases in the United States. The company's lead product candidates include AEVI-001, a glutamatergic neuromodulator, which is in Phase II/III SAGA trial for a genetically-defined subset of adolescent attention deficit hyperactivity disorder patients with specific mutations in their metabotropic glutamate receptor gene network; and AEVI-002, an anti-light monoclonal antibody that is in Phase I clinical trial for use in severe pediatric onset crohn's disease.
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