Integra Lifesciences (IART) Sees Large Volume Increase
Integra Lifesciences Holdings Corp (NASDAQ:IART) saw an uptick in trading volume on Monday . 1,782,697 shares traded hands during trading, an increase of 141% from the previous session’s volume of 740,039 shares.The stock last traded at $49.68 and had previously closed at $46.55.
Several brokerages have recently weighed in on IART. BidaskClub downgraded shares of Integra Lifesciences from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research report on Friday, January 5th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Integra Lifesciences from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $55.00 price objective for the company in a research report on Tuesday, October 10th. UBS Group restated a “buy” rating and set a $57.00 price objective on shares of Integra Lifesciences in a research report on Tuesday, October 31st. Jefferies Group restated a “buy” rating and set a $56.00 price objective on shares of Integra Lifesciences in a research report on Sunday, October 29th. Finally, Wells Fargo & Co downgraded shares of Integra Lifesciences from an “outperform” rating to a “market perform” rating in a research report on Sunday, October 29th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have assigned a hold rating and three have issued a buy rating to the stock. The company has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $52.70.
The company has a market capitalization of $3,850.00, a price-to-earnings ratio of 81.21, a P/E/G ratio of 1.55 and a beta of 0.65. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.26, a quick ratio of 3.39 and a current ratio of 4.49.
In other news, VP Richard D. Gorelick sold 1,500 shares of Integra Lifesciences stock in a transaction on Tuesday, November 14th. The shares were sold at an average price of $47.19, for a total value of $70,785.00. Following the transaction, the vice president now directly owns 21,665 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,022,371.35. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this hyperlink. Also, Director Barbara B. Hill bought 10,768 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, October 31st. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $46.66 per share, for a total transaction of $502,434.88. Following the completion of the acquisition, the director now directly owns 55,540 shares in the company, valued at $2,591,496.40. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. Insiders own 21.50% of the company’s stock.
Several institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the company. GSA Capital Partners LLP increased its holdings in shares of Integra Lifesciences by 213.1% in the 3rd quarter. GSA Capital Partners LLP now owns 28,249 shares of the life sciences company’s stock valued at $1,426,000 after acquiring an additional 19,226 shares during the period. California Public Employees Retirement System increased its stake in Integra Lifesciences by 6.8% in the 3rd quarter. California Public Employees Retirement System now owns 132,002 shares of the life sciences company’s stock valued at $6,663,000 after buying an additional 8,402 shares during the period. Zions Bancorporation acquired a new position in Integra Lifesciences in the 3rd quarter valued at $205,000. Orbimed Advisors LLC increased its stake in Integra Lifesciences by 155.5% in the 3rd quarter. Orbimed Advisors LLC now owns 1,090,910 shares of the life sciences company’s stock valued at $55,069,000 after buying an additional 664,000 shares during the period. Finally, Segall Bryant & Hamill LLC increased its stake in Integra Lifesciences by 20.9% in the 3rd quarter. Segall Bryant & Hamill LLC now owns 112,520 shares of the life sciences company’s stock valued at $5,680,000 after buying an additional 19,486 shares during the period. 87.58% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.
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About Integra Lifesciences
Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corporation is a medical technology company. The Company focuses on the development, manufacturing, and marketing of surgical implants and medical instruments. Its segments include Specialty Surgical Solutions, which offers specialty surgical instrumentation for a range of specialties, including product portfolio used in the neurosurgery operating suite and critical care unit, and Orthopedics and Tissue Technologies, which includes differentiated soft tissue repair and tissue regeneration products, and small bone fixation and joint replacement solutions.
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