Intrexon Corp (NASDAQ:XON) has been assigned a consensus rating of “Hold” from the six brokerages that are presently covering the firm, Marketbeat.com reports. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have issued a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the company. The average 12-month target price among brokerages that have updated their coverage on the stock in the last year is $17.00.
A number of analysts have recently issued reports on the company. Bank of America dropped their price target on Intrexon from $7.00 to $6.00 and set an “underperform” rating for the company in a research report on Friday, August 9th. ValuEngine upgraded Intrexon from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, August 1st. BidaskClub upgraded Intrexon from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, November 6th. Finally, Northland Securities reiterated a “hold” rating and set a $10.00 price target on shares of Intrexon in a research report on Monday, August 12th.
Shares of XON opened at $5.64 on Friday. The company has a market cap of $912.65 million, a PE ratio of -4.12 and a beta of 2.28. The company has a current ratio of 1.92, a quick ratio of 3.20 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.97. The stock has a fifty day moving average price of $5.52. Intrexon has a 12-month low of $3.95 and a 12-month high of $10.41.
Intrexon Corporation operates in the synthetic biology field in the United States. The company, through a suite of proprietary and complementary technologies, designs, builds, and regulates gene programs, which are DNA sequences that consist of key genetic components. Its technologies include UltraVector gene design and fabrication platform, and its associated library of modular DNA components; Cell Systems Informatics; RheoSwitch inducible gene switch; AttSite Recombinases; Protein Engineering; Laser-Enabled Analysis and Processing; and ActoBiotics and AdenoVerse technology platforms.
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