Stemline Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:STML)‘s stock had its “buy” rating restated by stock analysts at Cowen and Company in a report released on Tuesday.

Several other equities research analysts have also weighed in on the company. HC Wainwright reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $34.00 price objective on shares of Stemline Therapeutics in a research note on Tuesday, September 12th. ValuEngine lowered Stemline Therapeutics from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Thursday, August 10th. BidaskClub upgraded Stemline Therapeutics from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Wednesday, July 19th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research lowered Stemline Therapeutics from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Tuesday, July 18th. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating and seven have given a buy rating to the company. Stemline Therapeutics currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $32.60.

Shares of Stemline Therapeutics (NASDAQ:STML) traded up 29.86% on Tuesday, hitting $13.70. The stock had a trading volume of 2,578,675 shares. The firm’s 50-day moving average is $11.10 and its 200 day moving average is $9.29. The stock’s market cap is $321.33 million. Stemline Therapeutics has a 1-year low of $5.50 and a 1-year high of $14.60.

Stemline Therapeutics (NASDAQ:STML) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, August 8th. The biopharmaceutical company reported ($0.66) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.48) by ($0.18). The business had revenue of $0.30 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $0.30 million. Stemline Therapeutics had a negative return on equity of 67.35% and a negative net margin of 4,176.84%. Equities analysts forecast that Stemline Therapeutics will post ($2.56) EPS for the current year.

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Hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Voya Investment Management LLC bought a new stake in Stemline Therapeutics during the 2nd quarter worth approximately $102,000. Nationwide Fund Advisors lifted its holdings in Stemline Therapeutics by 7.8% during the 1st quarter. Nationwide Fund Advisors now owns 11,900 shares of the biopharmaceutical company’s stock worth $102,000 after buying an additional 858 shares in the last quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN lifted its holdings in Stemline Therapeutics by 3.8% during the 1st quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 13,647 shares of the biopharmaceutical company’s stock worth $117,000 after buying an additional 500 shares in the last quarter. State of Wisconsin Investment Board acquired a new position in Stemline Therapeutics during the 2nd quarter worth $147,000. Finally, The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company lifted its holdings in Stemline Therapeutics by 40.1% during the 2nd quarter. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company now owns 19,279 shares of the biopharmaceutical company’s stock worth $178,000 after buying an additional 5,522 shares in the last quarter. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 48.34% of the company’s stock.

About Stemline Therapeutics

Stemline Therapeutics, Inc is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering, acquiring, developing and commercializing oncology therapeutics. The Company is developing approximately three clinical stage product candidates, including SL-401, SL-701 and SL-801. SL-401 is a targeted therapy directed to the interleukin-3 receptor (IL-3R) (CD123), present on a range of hematologic cancers.

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