Aptose Biosciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:APTO) (TSE:APS) has been given a $7.00 price target by equities researchers at Canaccord Genuity in a report released on Wednesday. The firm currently has a “buy” rating on the biotechnology company’s stock. Canaccord Genuity’s target price would indicate a potential upside of 295.48% from the company’s previous close.

A number of other brokerages have also recently weighed in on APTO. Zacks Investment Research raised Aptose Biosciences from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $1.50 price target for the company in a research report on Monday, August 14th. HC Wainwright raised Aptose Biosciences from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating and boosted their price target for the stock from $1.00 to $4.00 in a research report on Thursday, September 7th. Roth Capital reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a $5.00 price target on shares of Aptose Biosciences in a research report on Monday, October 23rd. Finally, ValuEngine cut Aptose Biosciences from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research report on Friday, September 1st. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, one has given a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $5.90.

Shares of Aptose Biosciences (NASDAQ APTO) traded down $0.13 during trading hours on Wednesday, hitting $1.77. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 311,656 shares, compared to its average volume of 397,298. Aptose Biosciences has a 12 month low of $0.78 and a 12 month high of $2.20.

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About Aptose Biosciences

Aptose Biosciences Inc (Aptose) is a clinical-stage biotechnology company. The Company is engaged in the development of anticancer drugs that target specific epigenetic processes and signal transduction abnormalities that underlie a particular life-threatening malignancy. Its product pipeline includes cancer drug candidates that exert activity as stand-alone agents and that enhance the activities of other anticancer agents without causing overlapping toxicities.

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