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Nektar Therapeutics (NKTR) PT Raised to $44.00 at JP Morgan Chase & Co

Nektar Therapeutics (NKTR) PT Raised to $44.00 at JP Morgan Chase & Co

Recent session action on shares of Nektar Therapeutics (NASDAQ:NKTR) puts the stock on today's active list. The stock had a trading volume of 979,040 shares. Nektar Therapeutics has a fifty-two week low of $11.41 and a fifty-two week high of $33.67. The company now has a Return on Equity of 12.00% and Return on Investment of 2.40%. In the last earnings report the EPS was $-0.71 with 157.47M shares now outstanding. After $0.21 actual earnings per share reported by Cypress Semiconductor Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -14.29% negative EPS growth. Nektar Therapeutics had a negative return on equity of 190.68% and a negative net margin of 42.08%. Arizona State Retirement System increased its position in Nektar Therapeutics by 1.0% in the 2nd quarter.

A number of equities research analysts have recently issued reports on the company.

Nektar Therapeutics has a 52 week low of $11.41 and a 52 week high of $25.02 Nektar Therapeutics's market capitalization is now $0. The value of the position overall is up by 22.1%. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through the SEC website. 1492 Capital Management LLC now controls 41,316 shares with a value of $992,000. It is positive, as 17 investors sold NKTR shares while 40 reduced holdings. Following the sale, the senior vice president now directly owns 31,102 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $600,890.64. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. Insiders sold a total of 1,024,757 shares of company stock valued at $25,974,361 in the last ninety days. Insiders own 5.44% of the company's stock.

We can now shift our focus to some alternate company data on shares of Nektar Therapeutics (NASDAQ:NKTR). Mark Sheptoff Financial Planning LLC increased its stake in shares of Nektar Therapeutics by 79.4% during the 3rd quarter. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. now owns 703,282 shares of the biopharmaceutical company's stock valued at $16,879,000 after acquiring an additional 48,435 shares during the period. State of Wisconsin Investment Board bought a new stake in Nektar Therapeutics in the 2nd quarter valued at about $2,248,000. The stock increased 2.39% or $0.76 on November 10, reaching $32.5.

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Ashmore Group Plc, which manages about $150.13M US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Tarena Intl Inc (NASDAQ:TEDU) by 19,382 shares to 211,163 shares, valued at $3.78 million in 2017Q2, according to the filing. Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) has invested 0% in Nektar Therapeutics (NASDAQ:NKTR). Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank now owns 5,603 shares of the biopharmaceutical company's stock valued at $110,000 after acquiring an additional 692 shares during the last quarter. Finally, ValuEngine upgraded shares of Nektar Therapeutics from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a research report on Friday, September 1st. Genesee Valley Trust Co. now owns 12,189 shares of the biopharmaceutical company's stock valued at $209,000 after buying an additional 54 shares during the last quarter. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 95.11% of the company's stock.

Several analysts recently commented on the company. The stock of Nektar Therapeutics (NASDAQ:NKTR) has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, October 18 by Jefferies. A rating of 4 or 5 would indicate a Sell. Mizuho reiterated a "buy" rating and set a $30.00 target price on shares of Nektar Therapeutics in a research note on Wednesday, November 8th. Canaccord Genuity assumed coverage on Nektar Therapeutics in a research report on Thursday. The stock of Nektar Therapeutics (NASDAQ:NKTR) earned "Buy" rating by Roth Capital on Monday, September 21. The correct version of this report can be accessed at markets/1894888/harvey-capital-management-inc-has-6567000-stake-in-nektar-therapeutics-nktr.html. If you are accessing this piece of content on another publication, it was copied illegally and republished in violation of USA and global trademark and copyright laws.

Nektar Therapeutics is a biopharmaceutical company that discovers and develops medicines in areas of high unmet medical need.


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