-$0.75 EPS Expected for Synlogic (SYBX) This Quarter

Wall Street brokerages predict that Synlogic (NASDAQ:SYBX) will report earnings per share (EPS) of ($0.75) for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks. Four analysts have provided estimates for Synlogic’s earnings, with the lowest EPS estimate coming in at ($1.02) and the highest estimate coming in at ($0.62). Synlogic reported earnings per share of ($0.84) during the same quarter last year, which indicates a positive year over year growth rate of 10.7%. The business is expected to issue its next earnings results on Tuesday, May 8th.

According to Zacks, analysts expect that Synlogic will report full year earnings of ($2.98) per share for the current financial year, with EPS estimates ranging from ($3.88) to ($2.35). For the next financial year, analysts expect that the company will report earnings of ($3.09) per share, with EPS estimates ranging from ($3.96) to ($2.34). Zacks Investment Research’s earnings per share averages are an average based on a survey of sell-side analysts that that provide coverage for Synlogic.

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Synlogic (NASDAQ:SYBX) last posted its earnings results on Tuesday, March 20th. The biotechnology company reported ($0.74) earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of ($0.81) by $0.07. The business had revenue of $0.11 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $0.11 million.

SYBX has been the subject of several recent analyst reports. HC Wainwright reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a $20.00 price objective on shares of Synlogic in a research note on Tuesday. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Synlogic from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Saturday, January 20th. Piper Jaffray reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a $15.00 price objective on shares of Synlogic in a research note on Monday, April 9th. Finally, ValuEngine lowered shares of Synlogic from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research note on Friday, February 2nd. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The company currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $20.00.

SYBX stock opened at $11.38 on Thursday. Synlogic has a fifty-two week low of $8.76 and a fifty-two week high of $23.00. The company has a quick ratio of 9.82, a current ratio of 9.82 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.01. The firm has a market capitalization of $224.07, a P/E ratio of -1.94 and a beta of 2.21.

A number of hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of the business. Spark Investment Management LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Synlogic during the fourth quarter valued at $105,000. Deutsche Bank AG boosted its stake in shares of Synlogic by 204.0% during the fourth quarter. Deutsche Bank AG now owns 19,672 shares of the biotechnology company’s stock valued at $190,000 after purchasing an additional 13,200 shares during the period. Renaissance Technologies LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Synlogic during the fourth quarter valued at $191,000. Finally, Artal Group S.A. purchased a new stake in shares of Synlogic during the fourth quarter valued at $5,335,000. 55.53% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.

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Synlogic Company Profile

Synlogic, Inc develops synthetic biotic medicines for the treatment of patients with urea cycle disorder and phenylketonuria. The company is based in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

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