Nordion Hits New 52-Week High at $8.90 (NDZ)
Shares of Nordion (NYSE:NDZ) hit a new 52-week high during trading hours on Tuesday, AR Network reports. The company traded as high as $8.90 and last traded at $8.89, with a volume of 205,715 shares trading hands. The stock had previously closed at $8.63.
Several analysts have recently commented on the stock. Analysts at RBC Capital raised their price target on shares of Nordion (NYSE:NDZ) from $9.00 to $10.00 in a research note to investors on Friday, September 6th. They now have a “sector perform” rating on the stock. Separately, analysts at CIBC raised their price target on shares of Nordion (NYSE:NDZ) from $8.75 to $9.25 in a research note to investors on Friday, September 6th. They now have a “sector performer” rating on the stock. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have issued a hold rating and one has issued a buy rating to the stock. Nordion currently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $8.94.
Nordion has a 1-year low of $6.07 and a 1-year high of $8.95. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $8.1 and its 200-day moving average is $7.47. The company has a market cap of $551.6 million and a price-to-earnings ratio of 3.91.
Nordion (NYSE:NDZ) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, September 5th. The company reported $0.20 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.18 by $0.02. The company had revenue of $71.70 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $60.50 million. Analysts expect that Nordion will post $0.48 EPS for the current fiscal year.
Nordion Inc (NYSE:NDZ) (NYSE: NDZ) is a global specialty health science company that provides market-leading products and services used for the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of disease.
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