Biogen Idec Inc (BIIB)

neg -3.00
Today's Range: 407.12 - 415.17 | BIIB Avg Daily Volume: 1,795,600
Last Update: 03/03/15 - 4:14 PM EST
Volume: 1,235,333
YTD Performance: 22.49%
Open: $415.00
Previous Close: $415.79
52 Week Range: $272.02 - $416.82
Oustanding Shares: 234,614,474
Market Cap: 96,095,742,406
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for BIIB
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 12 12 11 11
Moderate Buy 1 1 1 1
Hold 4 4 5 5
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 1.53 1.53 1.65 1.65
Latest Dividend: 0.00
Latest Dividend Yield: 0.00%
Dividend Ex-Date: 12/31/69
Price Earnings Ratio: 33.11
Price Earnings Comparisons:
BIIB Sector Avg. S&P 500
33.11 33.10 26.45
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
26.66% 22.05% 249.73%
Revenue 46.50 0.92 0.24
Net Income 57.90 1.32 0.32
EPS 58.30 1.44 0.34
Earnings for BIIB:
Revenue 8.51B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (03/15) Qtr (06/15) FY (12/15) FY (12/16)
Average Estimate $3.96 $4.09 $16.79 $20.10
Number of Analysts 1 1 2 2
High Estimate $3.96 $4.09 $16.81 $20.56
Low Estimate $3.96 $4.09 $16.77 $19.65
Prior Year $2.45 $3.49 $13.79 $16.79
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 61.63% 17.19% 21.75% 19.74%
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Shares of BIIB now seen reaching $401, according to Nomura. Estimates also upped, given the company's new guidance. Neutral rating.

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