Illumina Inc (ILMN): Christian O Henry , EVP & Chief Commercial Officer of Illumina Inc sold 716 shares on Jul 11, 2016. The Insider selling transaction was reported by the company on Jul 12, 2016 to the Securities and Exchange Commission. The shares were sold at $141.89 per share for a total value of $101,593.24 , the company said in a SEC Form 4 Filing.
Other Insider transactions have been reported by the company according to SEC Form 4, on Jun 17, 2016, A Blaine Bowman (director) sold 5,000 shares at $135.17 per share price.On Jun 15, 2016, Christian O Henry (EVP & Chief Commercial Officer) sold 2,141 shares at $138.10 per share price.Also, On Jun 15, 2016, Roy A Whitfield (director) sold 3,800 shares at $140.44 per share price.On Jun 3, 2016, Karin Eastham (director) sold 5,000 shares at $145.01 per share price.
Shares of Illumina (ILMN) ended Monday, Jul 11, 2016 session in red amid volatile trading. The shares closed down -1.61 points or -1.14% at $139.64 with 10,71,823 shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $141.89, the shares hit an intraday low of $139.13 and an intraday high of $142.495 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $20,555 M and the number of outstanding shares has been calculated to be 14,72,00,000 shares. The 52-week high of Illumina is $242.37 and the 52-week low is $127.1.
Company has been under the radar of several Street Analysts.Illumina is Downgraded by Morgan Stanley to Underweight while Lowering the Price Target of the company shares to $ 110 from a previous price target of $130 . Earlier the firm had a rating of Equal-Weight on the company shares. The Rating was issued on Jul 5, 2016.Illumina is Initiated by CL King to Buy. The Rating was issued on Jun 22, 2016.Illumina is Reiterated by Mizuho to Neutral while Lowering the Price Target of the company shares to $ 138 from a previous price target of $150 . The Rating was issued on May 4, 2016.Illumina is Reiterated by Stifel to Buy while Lowering the Price Target of the company shares to $ 160 from a previous price target of $215 . The Rating was issued on May 4, 2016.Illumina is Reiterated by Canaccord Genuity to Hold while Lowering the Price Target of the company shares to $ 140 from a previous price target of $160 . The Rating was issued on May 4, 2016.
Illumina Inc. is engaged in production development of sequencing-and array-based solutions for genetic analysis. The Company offers integrated systems consumables and analysis tools for genetic analysis. It also manufactures sequencing and array platforms reagent kits and scanning equipment. Its customers include genomic research centers academic institutions government laboratories hospitals and reference laboratories pharmaceutical biotechnology agrigenomics commercial molecular diagnostic and consumer genomics companies. Its sequencing instruments perform a range of nucleic-acid analyses across a range of sample sizes. Its products and services are used for basic analysis and research including de novo sequencing genetic variation analysis epigenetics and targeted screening among others. It also provides products and services for other life sciences applied markets such as agrigenomics. It also offers Clarity Run Manager Clarity LIMS Silver and Clarity LIMS Gold.