BidaskClub upgraded shares of CytomX Therapeutics (NASDAQ:CTMX) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report issued on Friday morning.

A number of other research analysts have also commented on the stock. Cantor Fitzgerald started coverage on shares of CytomX Therapeutics in a research report on Monday, October 23rd. They set an overweight rating and a $35.00 price target for the company. Bank of America boosted their price target on shares of CytomX Therapeutics from $30.00 to $34.00 and gave the company a buy rating in a research report on Wednesday, October 4th. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of CytomX Therapeutics from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report on Friday, November 10th. ValuEngine lowered shares of CytomX Therapeutics from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research report on Friday, December 1st. Finally, Nomura upped their target price on shares of CytomX Therapeutics to $44.00 and gave the stock a buy rating in a research report on Wednesday, October 4th. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have assigned a hold rating and eight have given a buy rating to the stock. The company presently has an average rating of Hold and a consensus price target of $31.88.

CytomX Therapeutics (NASDAQ CTMX) traded down $0.09 on Friday, hitting $21.57. 1,321,403 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 374,506. CytomX Therapeutics has a 12-month low of $10.40 and a 12-month high of $24.67.

In other CytomX Therapeutics news, major shareholder Robert I. Tepper sold 20,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, September 19th. The shares were sold at an average price of $18.00, for a total value of $360,000.00. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now directly owns 54,293 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $977,274. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through the SEC website. Also, Director Frederick W. Gluck sold 5,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, September 26th. The stock was sold at an average price of $17.30, for a total transaction of $86,500.00. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders sold 173,009 shares of company stock valued at $3,835,417 over the last quarter. 4.70% of the stock is owned by company insiders.

A number of institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of CTMX. Numeric Investors LLC bought a new stake in CytomX Therapeutics in the second quarter worth $9,730,000. State Street Corp lifted its stake in CytomX Therapeutics by 58.8% in the second quarter. State Street Corp now owns 446,315 shares of the biotechnology company’s stock worth $6,914,000 after purchasing an additional 165,342 shares during the last quarter. OxFORD Asset Management LLP lifted its stake in CytomX Therapeutics by 425.6% in the third quarter. OxFORD Asset Management LLP now owns 166,079 shares of the biotechnology company’s stock worth $3,001,000 after purchasing an additional 134,484 shares during the last quarter. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. lifted its stake in CytomX Therapeutics by 1,063.5% in the second quarter. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. now owns 127,776 shares of the biotechnology company’s stock worth $1,980,000 after purchasing an additional 116,794 shares during the last quarter. Finally, American Century Companies Inc. lifted its stake in CytomX Therapeutics by 185.3% in the third quarter. American Century Companies Inc. now owns 169,799 shares of the biotechnology company’s stock worth $3,085,000 after purchasing an additional 110,283 shares during the last quarter. 63.18% of the stock is owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

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CytomX Therapeutics Company Profile

CytomX Therapeutics, Inc is a clinical-stage, oncology-focused biopharmaceutical company. The Company uses its Probody technology platform to create cancer immunotherapies against clinically validated targets, as well as to develop cancer therapeutics against difficult-to-drug targets. Its pipeline is focused on the development of therapies in a set of modalities: Probody cancer immunotherapies, Probody drug conjugates, T-cell engaging Probody bispecifics and ProCAR-NK cell therapies.

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