-$0.13 Earnings Per Share Expected for Immunomedics (IMMU) This Quarter

Brokerages forecast that Immunomedics (NASDAQ:IMMU) will report ($0.13) earnings per share for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks. Zero analysts have provided estimates for Immunomedics’ earnings, with estimates ranging from ($0.21) to ($0.04). Immunomedics posted earnings per share of ($0.22) in the same quarter last year, which would suggest a positive year over year growth rate of 40.9%. The business is expected to report its next earnings report on Wednesday, May 9th.

According to Zacks, analysts expect that Immunomedics will report full-year earnings of ($0.96) per share for the current year, with EPS estimates ranging from ($1.07) to ($0.85). For the next year, analysts expect that the company will report earnings of ($0.23) per share, with EPS estimates ranging from ($0.96) to $0.50. Zacks’ earnings per share averages are an average based on a survey of research firms that that provide coverage for Immunomedics.

Immunomedics (NASDAQ:IMMU) last posted its earnings results on Thursday, February 8th. The biopharmaceutical company reported ($0.19) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of ($0.10) by ($0.09). The firm had revenue of $0.60 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $0.90 million.

IMMU has been the subject of a number of research reports. ValuEngine cut shares of Immunomedics from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Friday, January 5th. Jefferies Group raised their target price on shares of Immunomedics from $22.00 to $27.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Wednesday, January 24th. BidaskClub raised shares of Immunomedics from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a research note on Thursday, January 25th. TheStreet raised shares of Immunomedics from a “d” rating to a “c-” rating in a research note on Friday, February 9th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Immunomedics from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Saturday, February 17th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating and five have given a buy rating to the company. The stock currently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $19.00.

Shares of NASDAQ IMMU traded down $0.20 during mid-day trading on Tuesday, reaching $16.50. 1,143,272 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 1,736,771. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.20, a quick ratio of 1.26 and a current ratio of 1.26. The stock has a market cap of $2,735.27, a PE ratio of -20.37 and a beta of 1.62. Immunomedics has a twelve month low of $5.00 and a twelve month high of $18.93.

In other news, Director David M. Goldenberg sold 20,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, March 7th. The shares were sold at an average price of $17.50, for a total value of $350,000.00. Following the transaction, the director now owns 1,774,285 shares in the company, valued at $31,049,987.50. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through the SEC website. Also, Director David M. Goldenberg sold 17,729 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, February 28th. The stock was sold at an average price of $17.09, for a total transaction of $302,988.61. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now owns 1,774,285 shares in the company, valued at approximately $30,322,530.65. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders have sold 77,729 shares of company stock worth $1,342,589 over the last quarter. Company insiders own 14.80% of the company’s stock.

Several institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of IMMU. Calton & Associates Inc. bought a new position in Immunomedics in the 4th quarter valued at $135,000. Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB purchased a new stake in Immunomedics during the 4th quarter valued at approximately $193,000. Sapphire Star Partners LP purchased a new stake in Immunomedics during the 4th quarter valued at approximately $323,000. Virtus Fund Advisers LLC purchased a new stake in Immunomedics during the 4th quarter valued at approximately $456,000. Finally, Teacher Retirement System of Texas purchased a new stake in Immunomedics during the 4th quarter valued at approximately $524,000. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 74.51% of the company’s stock.

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About Immunomedics

Immunomedics, Inc, a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company, focuses on the development of monoclonal antibody-based products for the targeted treatment of cancer, autoimmune disorders, and other diseases. The company engages in developing antibody-drug conjugate (ADC) products comprising IMMU-132, an ADC that contains SN-38, which is in Phase II trials used for the treatment of patients with metastatic triple-negative breast cancer, and small-cell and non-small-cell lung cancers; IMMU-130, an anti-CEACAN5-SN-38 ADC that is in Phase II trials for the treatment of solid tumors and metastatic colorectal cancer; and IMMU-140 that targets HLA-DR for the potential treatment of liquid cancers.

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