Stock within Analysts Spotlight: Exelixis, Inc. (EXEL)

04 May, 2017, 01:12 | Author: Randy Kelley

During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted ($0.27) EPS. William Blair has a "Outperform" rating on the stock.

According to Zacks, "Exelixis posted an earnings in the first quarter compared to a loss in the year-ago quarter which was encouraging".

Exelixis (NASDAQ:EXEL) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Monday, May 1st. Its last 5-Year EPS growth stands at -19.90% with earnings growth of 166.70% yoy.

8 number of analysts have estimated the sales of the company for the quarter ending May 1, 2017, analysts estimated mean sale target of 84.82 million while high and low sale targets are estimated at 96.04 million and 72.51 million respectively. In the first fiscal quarter of 2016, Exelixis racked up just $15.4 million in revenue.

Exelixis, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXEL) shares gained 3.35% to $23.15 on Monday.

Exelixis, a biopharmaceutical company.

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Recent Trading for Exelixis, Inc. Cann started coverage on Exelixis in a report on Wednesday, March 15th. Needham & Company LLC began coverage on shares of Exelixis in a research note on Friday, March 31st. They set a "market perform" rating on the stock. Five investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and six have assigned a buy rating to the company's stock. (NASDAQ:EXEL) stock may see increased volatility following the report. The stock's 50 day moving average is $21.34 and its 200 day moving average is $18.25. The stock's market capitalization is 6.73B, it has a 52-week low of 4.25 and a 52-week high of 23.49. The current share price indicates that stock is -1.45% away from its one year high and is moving 444.71% ahead of its 52-week low.

The company surged 1.09% and closed its last trading session at $22. Cutler Capital Management LLC's holdings in Exelixis were worth $715,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. "Ultimately, through all this investigation into the company's performance the analyst decides whether their stock is a "buy", sell" or hold".

The number of shares now held by investors is 292.3 Million.

The biggest institutional shareholders in Exelixis, Inc. include Fidelity Management and Research Company which owns 43 million shares in the company valued at $637.70 million. Rathbone Brothers plc raised its position in shares of Exelixis by 3.5% in the third quarter. Looking back over the last month, shares have performed 6.01%. The company has its outstanding Shares of 290.21 Million.

In related news, EVP Jeffrey Hessekiel sold 23,787 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, March 22nd.

On 4/3/2017 Vincent T Marchesi, Director, sold 10,000 with an average share price of $21.30 per share and the total transaction amounting to $213,000.00. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this hyperlink. The stock was sold at an average price of $22.72, for a total transaction of $4,544,000.00. Following the sale, the director now owns 130,070 shares in the company, valued at approximately $2,770,491. Over the last 90 days, insiders sold 393,071 shares of company stock valued at $8,784,085.


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