Intrexon Corporation (XON) Shares are Up 13.34%

Intrexon Corporation (XON) : Traders are bullish on Intrexon Corporation (XON) as it has outperformed the S&P 500 by a wide margin of 4.84% in the past 4 weeks. The bullishness in the stock continues even in the near-term as the stock has returned an impressive 12.86%, relative to the S&P 500. The stock has continued its bullish performance both in the near-term and the medium-term, as the stock is up 13.34% in the last 1 week, and is up 7.45% in the past 4 weeks. Buying continues as the stock moves higher, suggesting a strong appetite for the stock.

Intrexon Corporation (NYSE:XON): During Fridays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $28.05 and $27.50 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $28.85. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $28.71, notching a gain of 3.72% for the day. The total traded volume was 1,823,239 . The stock had closed at $27.68 on the previous day.

The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 12.89% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 10.09%. Intrexon Corporation is up 9.54% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at -4.78%.

Intrexon Corporation (XON) : Average target price received by Intrexon Corporation (XON) is $46.5 with an expected standard deviation of $11.78. The most aggressive target on the stock is $57, whereas the most downbeat target is $29. 8 financial analysts are currently covering the stock.


Intrexon Corporation is engaged in the field of synthetic biology. The Company designs, builds and regulates gene programs, which are Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA) sequences that consist of genetic components. The Companys synthetic biology capabilities include the ability to control the amount, location and modification of biological molecules to control the function and output of living cells. The Companys technologies include UltraVector, RheoSwitch Therapeutic System, Cell Systems Informatics, Protein Engineering, AttSite Recombinases, LEAP (Laser Enabled Analysis and Processing), Antibody Discovery, Neurospora & Agaricus Platforms, Endometrial Regenerative Cells, ActoBiotics, Porcine Research Models and BeyondBio. The Company serves various markets, including health, food, energy, environment and consumer. The Company has five operating divisions: Human Therapeutics, Synthetic Immunology, Animal Sciences, Agricultural Biotech, and Industrial Products.

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