Alexion Pharmaceuticals Inc (ALXN)

neg -3.70
Today's Range: 120.02 - 125.20 | ALXN Avg Daily Volume: 1,534,700
Last Update: 09/29/16 - 4:00 PM EDT
Volume: 1,976,242
YTD Performance: -35.12%
Open: $124.23
Previous Close: $123.76
52 Week Range: $110.56 - $205.29
Oustanding Shares: 224,247,998
Market Cap: 28,250,762,788
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TheStreet Ratings Grade for ALXN
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 11 11 11 13
Moderate Buy 2 2 2 1
Hold 5 4 4 4
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 1 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 1.82 1.56 1.56 1.47
Latest Dividend: 0.00
Latest Dividend Yield: 0.00%
Dividend Ex-Date: 12/31/69
Price Earnings Ratio: 419.93
Price Earnings Comparisons:
ALXN Sector Avg. S&P 500
419.93 307.30 12.90
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
7.67% -15.00% 6.30%
Revenue 16.60 1.30 0.32
Net Income -78.00 -0.40 -0.17
EPS -79.40 -0.50 -0.20
Earnings for ALXN:
Revenue 2.60B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (09/16) Qtr (12/16) FY (12/16) FY (12/17)
Average Estimate $1.04 $1.12 $3.87 $5.15
Number of Analysts 1 1 1 1
High Estimate $1.04 $1.12 $3.87 $5.15
Low Estimate $1.04 $1.12 $3.87 $5.15
Prior Year $0.93 $0.84 $4.55 $3.87
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 11.83% 33.33% -14.95% 33.07%
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Jul 11, 2016 | 7:57 AM EDT
ALXN was upgraded from Neutral to Outperform, Credit Suisse said. Valuation call, based on a $165 price target.
Too many turn bearish too quickly just because they can't find any entry points.
Big move for biotechs isn't pleasant.
U.S. indices are up as oil continues its climb past $50 a barrel.
Apr 29, 2016 | 7:18 AM EDT
ALXN was upgraded to Outperform, BMO Capital said. $168 price target. Sell-off after earnings has created a buying opportunity.
Crude prices were also falling following the BOJ's decision to keep its monetary policy unchanged. 
The next potential support levels are the $120 and $100 areas from 2013.

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Oct 02, 2015 | 7:50 AM EDT
ALXN was upgraded to Overweight, Morgan Stanley said. $211 price target. Orphan drugs should not face pricing concerns and the company ...
Sep 14, 2015 | 8:09 AM EDT
ALXN was downgraded from Overweight to Equal-weight, Barclays said. $205 price target. Expects delays in Strensiq and Kanuma launches.

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