Equities analysts predict that Intellia Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTLA) will post earnings of ($0.49) per share for the current quarter, Zacks reports. Four analysts have issued estimates for Intellia Therapeutics’ earnings, with the lowest EPS estimate coming in at ($0.54) and the highest estimate coming in at ($0.43). Intellia Therapeutics reported earnings of ($0.22) per share during the same quarter last year, which indicates a negative year over year growth rate of 122.7%. The firm is scheduled to issue its next earnings report on Tuesday, November 7th.

According to Zacks, analysts expect that Intellia Therapeutics will report full year earnings of ($1.73) per share for the current year, with EPS estimates ranging from ($1.99) to ($1.49). For the next year, analysts anticipate that the company will post earnings of ($1.97) per share, with EPS estimates ranging from ($2.52) to ($1.43). Zacks’ EPS calculations are an average based on a survey of sell-side research firms that that provide coverage for Intellia Therapeutics.

Intellia Therapeutics (NASDAQ:NTLA) last released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August 3rd. The company reported ($0.45) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of ($0.42) by ($0.03). Intellia Therapeutics had a negative net margin of 204.48% and a negative return on equity of 22.70%. The business had revenue of $5.90 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $5.83 million. The firm’s revenue for the quarter was up 40.5% compared to the same quarter last year.

Several equities analysts have recently issued reports on the company. Zacks Investment Research raised Intellia Therapeutics from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, October 4th. Cann reaffirmed a “hold” rating on shares of Intellia Therapeutics in a report on Tuesday, August 1st. Chardan Capital reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a $20.00 target price (up from $19.00) on shares of Intellia Therapeutics in a report on Wednesday, August 2nd. Jefferies Group LLC reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a $36.00 target price on shares of Intellia Therapeutics in a report on Tuesday, October 3rd. Finally, TheStreet raised Intellia Therapeutics from a “d+” rating to a “c-” rating in a report on Thursday, July 6th. Five analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $26.80.

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Institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. SG Americas Securities LLC bought a new position in shares of Intellia Therapeutics in the second quarter worth $101,000. Nisa Investment Advisors LLC bought a new position in Intellia Therapeutics in the second quarter valued at $134,000. Bank of Montreal Can increased its stake in Intellia Therapeutics by 1,031.7% in the second quarter. Bank of Montreal Can now owns 7,922 shares of the company’s stock valued at $127,000 after acquiring an additional 7,222 shares during the last quarter. Nationwide Fund Advisors increased its stake in Intellia Therapeutics by 117.7% in the second quarter. Nationwide Fund Advisors now owns 8,048 shares of the company’s stock valued at $129,000 after acquiring an additional 4,351 shares during the last quarter. Finally, IHT Wealth Management LLC bought a new position in Intellia Therapeutics in the first quarter valued at $117,000. 46.52% of the stock is currently owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

Intellia Therapeutics (NASDAQ:NTLA) traded down 0.85% during mid-day trading on Wednesday, hitting $29.20. The stock had a trading volume of 198,517 shares. Intellia Therapeutics has a 1-year low of $10.83 and a 1-year high of $31.90. The stock’s market cap is $1.05 billion. The firm’s 50-day moving average price is $25.32 and its 200-day moving average price is $25.32.

Intellia Therapeutics Company Profile

Intellia Therapeutics, Inc is a genome editing company. The Company is focused on developing therapeutics utilizing a biological tool known as CRISPR/Cas9. The CRISPR/Cas9 genome editing system includes two components: the Cas9 protein and the guide RNA sequence. The Cas9 protein acts like a pair of molecular scissors that initiates the natural cellular repair process to knockout, repair or insert a gene.

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