Artal Group S.A. held its stake in Intellia Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTLA) during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 250,000 shares of the company’s stock at the close of the 2nd quarter. Artal Group S.A. owned about 0.69% of Intellia Therapeutics worth $4,000,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in NTLA. SG Americas Securities LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Intellia Therapeutics during the second quarter worth about $101,000. IHT Wealth Management LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Intellia Therapeutics during the first quarter worth about $117,000. Bank of Montreal Can increased its position in shares of Intellia Therapeutics by 1,031.7% during the second quarter. Bank of Montreal Can now owns 7,922 shares of the company’s stock worth $127,000 after acquiring an additional 7,222 shares during the last quarter. Nationwide Fund Advisors increased its position in shares of Intellia Therapeutics by 117.7% during the second quarter. Nationwide Fund Advisors now owns 8,048 shares of the company’s stock worth $129,000 after acquiring an additional 4,351 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Intellia Therapeutics during the second quarter worth about $134,000. 46.52% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

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Intellia Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTLA) traded down 0.44% during trading on Tuesday, reaching $22.71. The company had a trading volume of 94,666 shares. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $22.13 and a 200 day moving average price of $20.95. The stock’s market cap is $820.10 million. Intellia Therapeutics, Inc. has a 12-month low of $10.83 and a 12-month high of $23.58.

Intellia Therapeutics (NASDAQ:NTLA) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August 3rd. The company reported ($0.45) EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of ($0.42) by ($0.03). The company had revenue of $5.90 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $5.83 million. Intellia Therapeutics had a negative net margin of 204.48% and a negative return on equity of 22.70%. The firm’s quarterly revenue was up 40.5% compared to the same quarter last year. Equities research analysts predict that Intellia Therapeutics, Inc. will post ($1.78) EPS for the current fiscal year.

A number of analysts have recently issued reports on the company. Barclays PLC assumed coverage on Intellia Therapeutics in a research report on Wednesday, September 6th. They set an “overweight” rating and a $29.00 target price on the stock. Chardan Capital downgraded Intellia Therapeutics from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating and set a $20.00 price target for the company. in a research note on Tuesday, August 29th. Cann reiterated a “hold” rating on shares of Intellia Therapeutics in a research note on Tuesday, August 1st. Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc. initiated coverage on Intellia Therapeutics in a research note on Tuesday, July 18th. They issued a “market perform” rating for the company. Finally, Jefferies Group LLC reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $36.00 price target on shares of Intellia Therapeutics in a research note on Saturday, July 22nd. Four equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and six have assigned a buy rating to the company. The company has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $25.43.

In other news, major shareholder Venture Fund Ix L.P. Atlas sold 150,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, July 11th. The shares were sold at an average price of $16.24, for a total transaction of $2,436,000.00. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this link. 12.80% of the stock is currently owned by corporate insiders.

Intellia Therapeutics Company Profile

Intellia Therapeutics, Inc is a genome editing company. The Company is focused on developing therapeutics utilizing a biological tool known as CRISPR/Cas9. The CRISPR/Cas9 genome editing system includes two components: the Cas9 protein and the guide RNA sequence. The Cas9 protein acts like a pair of molecular scissors that initiates the natural cellular repair process to knockout, repair or insert a gene.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Intellia Therapeutics (NASDAQ:NTLA)

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