BTIG Research began coverage on shares of Voyager Therapeutics (NASDAQ:VYGR) in a research report report published on Tuesday. The brokerage issued a buy rating on the stock.

Other analysts have also recently issued research reports about the company. Cowen reissued a buy rating on shares of Voyager Therapeutics in a research report on Tuesday, October 31st. Canaccord Genuity began coverage on Voyager Therapeutics in a research report on Friday, October 27th. They set a buy rating and a $35.00 price objective for the company. Stifel Nicolaus reissued a buy rating and set a $31.00 price objective (up previously from $20.00) on shares of Voyager Therapeutics in a research report on Monday, October 23rd. Chardan Capital reissued a hold rating and set a $17.00 price objective on shares of Voyager Therapeutics in a research report on Tuesday, October 31st. Finally, ValuEngine raised Voyager Therapeutics from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research report on Saturday, September 30th. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, one has given a hold rating and eleven have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The stock presently has a consensus rating of Buy and a consensus target price of $26.33.

Shares of Voyager Therapeutics (NASDAQ VYGR) traded up $0.13 during trading on Tuesday, hitting $14.16. The stock had a trading volume of 349,000 shares, compared to its average volume of 256,070. Voyager Therapeutics has a 1-year low of $8.10 and a 1-year high of $25.99.

In other Voyager Therapeutics news, insider Bernard Ravina sold 5,490 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, November 10th. The stock was sold at an average price of $13.26, for a total value of $72,797.40. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now owns 16,473 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $218,431.98. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this link. Insiders sold 21,960 shares of company stock valued at $370,850 in the last ninety days. Insiders own 8.00% of the company’s stock.

Several institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of the company. Iguana Healthcare Management LLC bought a new position in Voyager Therapeutics during the third quarter valued at about $515,000. Point72 Asset Management L.P. bought a new position in Voyager Therapeutics during the third quarter valued at about $2,695,000. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP grew its stake in shares of Voyager Therapeutics by 7.9% in the 3rd quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 105,914 shares of the company’s stock valued at $2,181,000 after purchasing an additional 7,786 shares during the period. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. grew its stake in shares of Voyager Therapeutics by 71.5% in the 3rd quarter. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. now owns 49,788 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,026,000 after purchasing an additional 20,753 shares during the period. Finally, Mckinley Capital Management LLC Delaware bought a new stake in shares of Voyager Therapeutics in the 3rd quarter valued at approximately $1,412,000. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 35.97% of the company’s stock.

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About Voyager Therapeutics

Voyager Therapeutics, Inc is a clinical-stage gene therapy company. The Company focuses on developing treatments for patients suffering from severe diseases of the central nervous system (CNS). The Company’s pipeline consists of programs for CNS indications, including advanced Parkinson’s disease; a monogenic form of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS); Huntington’s disease; Friedreich’s ataxia; frontotemporal dementia/Alzheimer’s disease, and severe chronic pain.

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