News coverage about OvaScience (NASDAQ:OVAS) has been trending somewhat positive on Friday, according to Accern. The research firm identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. OvaScience earned a daily sentiment score of 0.08 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned headlines about the biotechnology company an impact score of 43.5432985738712 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the next several days.

Here are some of the headlines that may have effected Accern Sentiment’s rankings:

A number of research analysts have issued reports on the stock. HC Wainwright restated a “buy” rating and set a $15.00 price target on shares of OvaScience in a research note on Monday, November 6th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of OvaScience from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $1.50 price target on the stock in a research note on Wednesday, October 4th.

OvaScience (NASDAQ OVAS) remained flat at $$1.10 during trading hours on Friday. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 367,900 shares, compared to its average volume of 1,418,008. The stock has a market cap of $38.92, a price-to-earnings ratio of -0.60 and a beta of 3.73. OvaScience has a twelve month low of $1.07 and a twelve month high of $2.05.

OvaScience (NASDAQ:OVAS) last released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November 2nd. The biotechnology company reported ($0.25) earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of ($0.40) by $0.15. OvaScience had a negative net margin of 20,090.13% and a negative return on equity of 68.71%. analysts anticipate that OvaScience will post -1.48 EPS for the current year.

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OvaScience Company Profile

OvaScience, Inc is a global fertility company. The Company is focused on the discovery, development and commercialization of fertility treatment options for women. The Company’s portfolio of fertility treatment options uses its technology, including methods to identify and isolate Egg precursor (EggPC) cells from a patient’s own ovarian tissue.

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