aTyr Pharma, Inc. (LIFE) Posts Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.07 EPS
aTyr Pharma, Inc. (NASDAQ:LIFE) posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday. The biotechnology company reported ($0.43) earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of ($0.50) by $0.07, Bloomberg Earnings reports.
Shares of aTyr Pharma (LIFE) traded up $0.05 during mid-day trading on Wednesday, reaching $3.70. The company had a trading volume of 18,700 shares, compared to its average volume of 106,687. The company has a quick ratio of 6.13, a current ratio of 6.13 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.29. aTyr Pharma has a one year low of $2.10 and a one year high of $6.50.
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A number of analysts have recently weighed in on LIFE shares. ValuEngine cut aTyr Pharma from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Tuesday, August 1st. Zacks Investment Research cut aTyr Pharma from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating and set a $5.25 price objective for the company. in a research report on Thursday, September 28th. Piper Jaffray Companies started coverage on aTyr Pharma in a research report on Thursday, September 7th. They issued an “overweight” rating and a $7.00 price objective for the company. Finally, BMO Capital Markets set a $4.00 price objective on aTyr Pharma and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, August 15th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have assigned a hold rating and one has assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $4.62.
About aTyr Pharma
aTyr Pharma, Inc is a clinical-stage biotherapeutics company. The Company is engaged in the discovery and clinical development of medicines for patients suffering from severe, rare diseases using its Physiocrine biology, a discovered set of physiological modulators. The Company focuses on the development of Physiocrine-based therapeutics for the treatment of rare diseases, including facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy (FSHD) and limb-girdle muscular dystrophy (LGMD) 2B.
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