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Analysts Have Conflicting Sentiments on These Healthcare Companies: ICU Medical (ICUI), Twist Bioscience (TWST) and Alignment Healthcare (ALHC)

Analysts have been eager to weigh in on the Healthcare sector with new ratings on ICU Medical (ICUIResearch Report), Twist Bioscience (TWSTResearch Report) and Alignment Healthcare (ALHCResearch Report).

ICU Medical (ICUI)

In a report released today, Jayson Bedford from Raymond James maintained a Buy rating on ICU Medical, with a price target of $208.00. The company’s shares closed last Friday at $179.63.

According to TipRanks.com, Bedford is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 11.7% and a 65.0% success rate. Bedford covers the Healthcare sector, focusing on stocks such as Merit Medical Systems, Baxter International, and Edwards Lifesciences.

ICU Medical has an analyst consensus of Moderate Buy, with a price target consensus of $219.00, implying a 26.1% upside from current levels. In a report issued on August 3, KeyBanc also maintained a Buy rating on the stock with a $230.00 price target.

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Twist Bioscience (TWST)

In a report released today, Puneet Souda from SVB Securities maintained a Hold rating on Twist Bioscience, with a price target of $50.00. The company’s shares closed last Friday at $52.77.

According to TipRanks.com, Souda is currently ranked with 0 stars on a 0-5 stars ranking scale, with an average return of -6.4% and a 41.9% success rate. Souda covers the Healthcare sector, focusing on stocks such as AbCellera Biologics, Castle Biosciences, and Guardant Health.

The word on The Street in general, suggests a Strong Buy analyst consensus rating for Twist Bioscience with a $53.67 average price target.

Alignment Healthcare (ALHC)

Raymond James analyst John Ransom maintained a Buy rating on Alignment Healthcare today and set a price target of $22.00. The company’s shares closed last Friday at $17.91.

According to TipRanks.com, Ransom is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 10.5% and a 58.9% success rate. Ransom covers the Healthcare sector, focusing on stocks such as Acadia Healthcare, Encompass Health, and Tenet Healthcare.

Alignment Healthcare has an analyst consensus of Strong Buy, with a price target consensus of $18.00, representing a 0.1% upside. In a report issued on August 5, Piper Sandler also maintained a Buy rating on the stock with a $20.00 price target.

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