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Portola Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:PTLA) was upgraded by Zacks from a “neutral” rating to an “outperform” rating in a research report issued on Tuesday. The firm currently has a $28.30 target price on the stock. Zacks‘s price target would indicate a potential upside of 7.77% from the company’s current price.

Shares of Portola Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:PTLA) traded down 0.69% during mid-day trading on Tuesday, hitting $26.08. The stock had a trading volume of 100,188 shares. Portola Pharmaceuticals has a one year low of $19.59 and a one year high of $31.48. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $26.39 and a 200-day moving average of $25.24. The company’s market cap is $1.080 billion.

Portola Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:PTLA) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August 6th. The company reported ($0.76) earnings per share for the quarter, beating the analysts’ consensus estimate of ($0.79) by $0.03. The company had revenue of $2.42 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.44 million. Portola Pharmaceuticals’s revenue was down 7.2% compared to the same quarter last year. Analysts expect that Portola Pharmaceuticals will post $-3.45 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Portola Pharmaceuticals, Inc is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of therapeutics in the areas of thrombosis, other hematologic disorders and inflammation for patients who has limited or no approved treatment options.

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