Fortress Biotech Inc (FBIO) SVP George Avgerinos Sells 25,593 Shares

Fortress Biotech Inc (NASDAQ:FBIO) SVP George Avgerinos sold 25,593 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, December 12th. The stock was sold at an average price of $3.59, for a total transaction of $91,878.87. Following the completion of the sale, the senior vice president now owns 409,088 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $1,468,625.92. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is accessible through this hyperlink.

Fortress Biotech Inc (FBIO) traded down $0.06 during trading hours on Thursday, reaching $3.52. 76,318 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 168,482. Fortress Biotech Inc has a 52 week low of $1.88 and a 52 week high of $5.13. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.42, a current ratio of 2.69 and a quick ratio of 2.69.

Fortress Biotech (NASDAQ:FBIO) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November 9th. The biopharmaceutical company reported ($0.67) EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of ($0.43) by ($0.24). Fortress Biotech had a negative net margin of 65.80% and a negative return on equity of 61.43%. The firm had revenue of $46.89 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $50.75 million. The company’s quarterly revenue was up 4709.2% on a year-over-year basis. equities research analysts expect that Fortress Biotech Inc will post -1.99 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Large investors have recently bought and sold shares of the stock. Strs Ohio raised its holdings in Fortress Biotech by 301.4% during the 3rd quarter. Strs Ohio now owns 138,900 shares of the biopharmaceutical company’s stock valued at $613,000 after buying an additional 104,300 shares during the last quarter. State of Wisconsin Investment Board bought a new stake in Fortress Biotech during the 2nd quarter valued at $119,000. Geode Capital Management LLC raised its holdings in Fortress Biotech by 3.2% during the 1st quarter. Geode Capital Management LLC now owns 288,566 shares of the biopharmaceutical company’s stock valued at $1,067,000 after buying an additional 8,958 shares during the last quarter. Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC raised its holdings in Fortress Biotech by 3.3% during the 2nd quarter. Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC now owns 59,224 shares of the biopharmaceutical company’s stock valued at $281,000 after buying an additional 1,913 shares during the last quarter. Finally, National Asset Management Inc. raised its holdings in Fortress Biotech by 38.4% during the 2nd quarter. National Asset Management Inc. now owns 28,850 shares of the biopharmaceutical company’s stock valued at $138,000 after buying an additional 8,000 shares during the last quarter. Institutional investors own 12.05% of the company’s stock.

A number of equities research analysts have recently weighed in on the stock. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Fortress Biotech from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, October 10th. HC Wainwright set a $11.00 price objective on shares of Fortress Biotech and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Tuesday. Finally, ValuEngine lowered shares of Fortress Biotech from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Friday, December 1st. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, one has given a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $11.00.

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About Fortress Biotech

Fortress Biotech, Inc, formerly Coronado Biosciences, Inc, is a biopharmaceutical company. The Company is involved in the development of immunotherapy agents for the treatment of autoimmune diseases and cancer. Its sole product candidate is CNDO-109. The Company is also focused on acquiring, developing and commercializing pharmaceutical and biotechnology products.

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