Asterias Biotherapeutics Inc (NYSE:AST) is set to announce its earnings results after the market closes on Monday, August 14th. Analysts expect the company to announce earnings of ($0.18) per share for the quarter.

Shares of Asterias Biotherapeutics Inc (NYSE AST) opened at 3.30 on Monday. The firm’s 50-day moving average is $3.49 and its 200 day moving average is $3.50. The stock’s market cap is $162.57 million. Asterias Biotherapeutics Inc has a 52-week low of $2.54 and a 52-week high of $5.80.

Several brokerages have commented on AST. HC Wainwright set a $12.00 target price on shares of Asterias Biotherapeutics and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday, July 19th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Asterias Biotherapeutics from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $4.00 target price on the stock in a research report on Monday, July 17th.

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Asterias Biotherapeutics Company Profile

Asterias Biotherapeutics, Inc is a biotechnology company. The Company is engaged in developing and commercializing therapies in the fields of cell therapy and regenerative medicine. The Company has over two technology platforms. The first is an immunotherapy platform to teach cancer patients’ immune systems to attack their tumors.

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