Celgene Corporation (CELG) : La Financiere De L’echiquier scooped up 6,500 additional shares in Celgene Corporation during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Jul 18, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 51,500 shares of Celgene Corporation which is valued at $5,387,930.Celgene Corporation makes up approximately 4.32% of La Financiere De L’echiquier’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Premier Asset Managment reduced its stake in CELG by selling 3,240 shares or 2.4% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 131,855 shares of CELG which is valued at $13,794,670. Celgene Corporation makes up approx 3.37% of Premier Asset Managment’s portfolio.Gradient Investments reduced its stake in CELG by selling 146 shares or 4.51% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 3,094 shares of CELG which is valued at $317,754. Celgene Corporation makes up approx 0.03% of Gradient Investments’s portfolio.Benin Management Corp boosted its stake in CELG in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 910 additional shares and now holds a total of 5,345 shares of Celgene Corporation which is valued at $543,907. Celgene Corporation makes up approx 0.28% of Benin Management Corp’s portfolio.Washington Trust Bank reduced its stake in CELG by selling 776 shares or 11.79% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 5,804 shares of CELG which is valued at $609,594. Celgene Corporation makes up approx 0.16% of Washington Trust Bank’s portfolio.
Celgene Corporation opened for trading at $102.93 and hit $105.6 on the upside on Wednesday, eventually ending the session at $104.62, with a gain of 2.31% or 2.36 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 56,57,943 shares. Company has a market cap of $81,039 M.
On the company’s financial health, Celgene Corporation reported $1.32 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.05 according to the earnings call on Apr 28, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $1.27. The company had revenue of $2511.60 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $2577.08 million. The company’s revenue was up 20.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.07 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Celgene Corporation. Stifel Initiated Celgene Corporation on Jul 15, 2016 to “Buy”, Price Target of the shares are set at $138.Company shares were Reiterated by Sun Trust Rbsn Humphrey on Apr 29, 2016 to “Buy”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 147 from a previous price target of $145 .
Celgene Corporation (Celgene) together with its subsidiaries is an integrated biopharmaceutical company engaged primarily in the discovery development and commercialization of therapies for the treatment of cancer and inflammatory diseases through gene and protein regulation. The Companys primary commercial stage products include REVLIMID (lenalidomide) ABRAXANE POMALYST/IMNOVID VIDAZA azacitidine for injection (generic version of VIDAZA) THALOMID (sold as THALOMID or Thalidomide Celgene outside the United States) OTEZLA (apremilast) and ISTODAX (romidepsin). Celgene is involved in research in a range of scientific areas designed to deliver therapies targeting areas including intracellular signaling pathways protein homeostasis and epigenetics in cancer and immune cells immunomodulation in cancer and autoimmune diseases and therapeutic application of cell therapies.