Shares of Second Sight Medical Products Inc (NASDAQ:EYES) have been assigned a consensus broker rating score of 1.00 (Strong Buy) from the one brokers that cover the stock, Zacks Investment Research reports. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a strong buy recommendation.
Brokerages have set a 1-year consensus target price of $5.00 for the company and are expecting that the company will post ($0.14) EPS for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Zacks has also given Second Sight Medical Products an industry rank of 161 out of 265 based on the ratings given to its competitors.
A number of research firms recently commented on EYES. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Second Sight Medical Products from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, October 10th. HC Wainwright set a $5.00 price objective on shares of Second Sight Medical Products and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Tuesday, October 17th.
Second Sight Medical Products (NASDAQ:EYES) last released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November 2nd. The medical device company reported ($0.12) EPS for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of ($0.14) by $0.02. The firm had revenue of $1.61 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.54 million. Second Sight Medical Products had a negative net margin of 565.12% and a negative return on equity of 184.87%. analysts predict that Second Sight Medical Products will post -0.55 EPS for the current year.
An institutional investor recently raised its position in Second Sight Medical Products stock. Vanguard Group Inc. increased its position in Second Sight Medical Products Inc (NASDAQ:EYES) by 0.7% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 843,462 shares of the medical device company’s stock after buying an additional 5,973 shares during the period. Vanguard Group Inc. owned about 1.50% of Second Sight Medical Products worth $1,062,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. 12.70% of the stock is owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.
Second Sight Medical Products Company Profile
Second Sight Medical Products, Inc is engaged in developing, manufacturing and marketing prosthetic devices that restore vision to blind individuals. The Company’s product, the Argus II System, treats outer retinal degenerations, such as retinitis pigmentosa (RP). The Argus II System provides an artificial form of vision that differs from the vision of people with normal sight.
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