TESARO, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSRO) has been assigned a $198.00 price target by Credit Suisse Group in a report issued on Wednesday. The brokerage currently has a “buy” rating on the biopharmaceutical company’s stock. Credit Suisse Group’s price target would indicate a potential upside of 50.03% from the stock’s current price.

TSRO has been the topic of a number of other reports. Piper Jaffray Companies initiated coverage on shares of TESARO in a research note on Wednesday, April 12th. They issued an “overweight” rating and a $180.00 target price on the stock. Cowen and Company reiterated a “market perform” rating and issued a $145.00 target price on shares of TESARO in a research note on Tuesday, March 28th. Cann reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $199.00 target price on shares of TESARO in a research note on Monday, June 5th. FBR & Co reiterated a “hold” rating on shares of TESARO in a research note on Monday, April 3rd. Finally, Citigroup Inc. reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $216.00 target price (down from $232.00) on shares of TESARO in a research note on Saturday, April 22nd. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have issued a hold rating, fourteen have issued a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. The company currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $173.74.

Shares of TESARO (NASDAQ:TSRO) traded up 2.29% during midday trading on Wednesday, reaching $131.97. 1,697,801 shares of the company traded hands. The firm’s market capitalization is $7.11 billion. TESARO has a 12-month low of $83.26 and a 12-month high of $192.94. The company has a 50-day moving average of $139.02 and a 200 day moving average of $151.61.

TESARO (NASDAQ:TSRO) last released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, May 9th. The biopharmaceutical company reported ($2.55) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($2.26) by $0.29. TESARO had a negative return on equity of 96.49% and a negative net margin of 910.35%. The firm had revenue of $3.10 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $3.84 million. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted ($2.22) earnings per share. The firm’s revenue for the quarter was up 909.8% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, equities analysts forecast that TESARO will post ($8.66) earnings per share for the current year.

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In related news, VP Edward C. English sold 8,500 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, June 6th. The shares were sold at an average price of $138.65, for a total transaction of $1,178,525.00. Following the sale, the vice president now owns 5,396 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $748,155.40. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this hyperlink. Corporate insiders own 40.50% of the company’s stock.

A number of hedge funds have recently bought and sold shares of the company. Whittier Trust Co. raised its stake in TESARO by 2.9% in the second quarter. Whittier Trust Co. now owns 11,506 shares of the biopharmaceutical company’s stock worth $1,609,000 after buying an additional 320 shares during the period. Aperio Group LLC raised its position in shares of TESARO by 4.5% in the second quarter. Aperio Group LLC now owns 3,658 shares of the biopharmaceutical company’s stock worth $512,000 after buying an additional 156 shares during the last quarter. Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund bought a new position in shares of TESARO during the second quarter worth approximately $993,000. Mn Services Vermogensbeheer B.V. bought a new position in shares of TESARO during the second quarter worth approximately $855,000. Finally, Creative Planning raised its position in shares of TESARO by 2,328.6% in the second quarter. Creative Planning now owns 30,358 shares of the biopharmaceutical company’s stock worth $4,246,000 after buying an additional 29,108 shares during the last quarter.

TESARO Company Profile

TESARO, Inc is an oncology-focused biopharmaceutical company. The Company operates through the business of developing and commercializing of oncology-focused therapeutics segment. It is developing oncology-related product candidates, including rolapitant, niraparib and the product candidates under its immuno-oncology platform.

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