Alexion Pharmaceuticals Inc (ALXN)

pos +10.25
Today's Range: 177.72 - 185.35 | ALXN Avg Daily Volume: 1,132,300
Last Update: 10/23/14 - 12:36 PM EDT
Volume: 1,265,974
YTD Performance: 30.39%
Open: $179.74
Previous Close: $173.27
52 Week Range: $106.83 - $185.43
Oustanding Shares: 197,814,997
Market Cap: 34,513,771,602
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for ALXN
Buy Hold Sell
A+ A A- B+ B B- C+ C C- D+ D D- E+ E E- F
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 11 11 10 10
Moderate Buy 1 1 1 1
Hold 3 3 3 3
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 1.43 1.43 1.46 1.46
Latest Dividend: 0.00
Latest Dividend Yield: 0.00%
Dividend Ex-Date: 12/31/69
Price Earnings Ratio: 87.68
Price Earnings Comparisons:
ALXN Sector Avg. S&P 500
87.68 88.00 28.03
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
3.16% 60.85% 153.39%
Revenue 36.80 1.87 0.42
Net Income -0.80 1.61 0.37
EPS -1.40 1.35 0.32
Earnings for ALXN:
Revenue 1.55B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (09/14) Qtr (12/14) FY (12/14) FY (12/15)
Average Estimate $1.05 $1.10 $4.56 $5.31
Number of Analysts 4 4 4 4
High Estimate $1.08 $1.15 $4.65 $6.04
Low Estimate $1.01 $1.04 $4.46 $4.38
Prior Year $0.73 $0.80 $2.75 $4.56
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 43.15% 37.19% 65.73% 16.51%
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ALXN estimates were raised through 2016, Credit Suisse said. Expect higher Soliris sales. Neutral rating and new $171 price target.&nbs...
Mar 11, 2014 | 7:49 AM EDT
ALXN raised its number, USB said. Well-positioned with faster ramp of sales in France and opportunity to lever the operating model. $20...
Jan 31, 2014 | 8:21 AM EST
ALXN shares now reaching $145, Jefferies said. Driven by strong Soliris sales and significantly lower tax rates. Hold rating. 
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