Analysts Offer Insights on Healthcare Companies: Sangamo Biosciences (SGMO) and AquaBounty Technologies (AQB)

Companies in the Healthcare sector have received a lot of coverage today as analysts weigh in on Sangamo Biosciences (SGMOResearch Report) and AquaBounty Technologies (AQBResearch Report).

Sangamo Biosciences (SGMO)

In a report released today, Liana Moussatos from Wedbush reiterated a Hold rating on Sangamo Biosciences, with a price target of $10.00. The company’s shares closed last Thursday at $4.30, close to its 52-week low of $4.02.

According to TipRanks.com, Moussatos has 0 stars on 0-5 stars ranking scale with an average return of -11.8% and a 27.8% success rate. Moussatos covers the Healthcare sector, focusing on stocks such as Global Blood Therapeutics, BioMarin Pharmaceutical, and Pacira Pharmaceuticals.

Currently, the analyst consensus on Sangamo Biosciences is a Moderate Buy with an average price target of $14.60.

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AquaBounty Technologies (AQB)

In a report released today, Ben Klieve from Lake Street reiterated a Buy rating on AquaBounty Technologies, with a price target of $8.00. The company’s shares closed last Thursday at $1.35, close to its 52-week low of $1.30.

Klieve has an average return of 55.8% when recommending AquaBounty Technologies.

According to TipRanks.com, Klieve is ranked #385 out of 7891 analysts.

AquaBounty Technologies has an analyst consensus of Moderate Buy, with a price target consensus of $6.25, implying a 337.1% upside from current levels. In a report released today, H.C. Wainwright also reiterated a Buy rating on the stock with a $4.50 price target.

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