ESSA Pharma Inc. (NASDAQ:EPIX) (TSE:EPI)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reiterated by equities research analysts at Dawson James in a research note issued to investors on Thursday.

Other analysts have also issued research reports about the stock. Bloom Burton reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of ESSA Pharma in a report on Thursday, May 18th. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of ESSA Pharma from a “strong sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, July 18th. Finally, ValuEngine lowered shares of ESSA Pharma from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a report on Wednesday, June 7th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, one has assigned a hold rating and three have issued a buy rating to the stock. ESSA Pharma presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $9.00.

Shares of ESSA Pharma (NASDAQ:EPIX) opened at 0.305 on Thursday. The firm’s market cap is $8.87 million. The stock’s 50 day moving average price is $0.48 and its 200-day moving average price is $1.76. ESSA Pharma has a 12 month low of $0.25 and a 12 month high of $3.59.

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ESSA Pharma Company Profile

ESSA Pharma Inc, a clinical stage pharmaceutical company, focuses on the development of novel and proprietary therapies for the treatment of prostate cancer. Its product candidate is EPI-506, an oral small molecule pro-drug that is in Phase 1/2 clinical trial, which blocks the N-terminal domain of the androgen receptor.

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