Equities research analysts predict that Synlogic (NASDAQ:SYBX) will post ($0.75) earnings per share for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Four analysts have provided estimates for Synlogic’s earnings, with the lowest EPS estimate coming in at ($1.02) and the highest estimate coming in at ($0.62). Synlogic reported earnings of ($0.84) per share in the same quarter last year, which would suggest a positive year-over-year growth rate of 10.7%. The business is scheduled to announce its next quarterly earnings report on Tuesday, May 8th.

According to Zacks, analysts expect that Synlogic will report full-year earnings of ($2.98) per share for the current fiscal year, with EPS estimates ranging from ($3.88) to ($2.35). For the next financial year, analysts anticipate that the business will post earnings of ($3.09) per share, with EPS estimates ranging from ($3.96) to ($2.34). Zacks Investment Research’s earnings per share calculations are an average based on a survey of sell-side research analysts that follow Synlogic.

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Synlogic (NASDAQ:SYBX) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, March 20th. The biotechnology company reported ($0.74) EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of ($0.81) by $0.07. The firm had revenue of $0.11 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $0.11 million.

Several equities analysts have issued reports on the stock. Piper Jaffray assumed coverage on shares of Synlogic in a research note on Monday, January 29th. They set an “overweight” rating and a $16.00 target price on the stock. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Synlogic from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Saturday, January 20th. HC Wainwright set a $20.00 target price on shares of Synlogic and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Wednesday, April 4th. Finally, ValuEngine cut shares of Synlogic from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research note on Friday, February 2nd. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating and four have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. Synlogic presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $20.00.

Several large investors have recently modified their holdings of the company. Artal Group S.A. bought a new position in shares of Synlogic in the 4th quarter worth approximately $5,335,000. Deutsche Bank AG lifted its stake in shares of Synlogic by 204.0% in the 4th quarter. Deutsche Bank AG now owns 19,672 shares of the biotechnology company’s stock worth $190,000 after purchasing an additional 13,200 shares during the period. Renaissance Technologies LLC bought a new position in shares of Synlogic in the 4th quarter worth approximately $191,000. Finally, Spark Investment Management LLC bought a new position in shares of Synlogic in the 4th quarter worth approximately $105,000. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 55.53% of the company’s stock.

Shares of SYBX stock opened at $11.38 on Thursday. Synlogic has a one year low of $8.76 and a one year high of $23.00. The stock has a market cap of $224.07, a P/E ratio of -1.94 and a beta of 2.21. The company has a current ratio of 9.82, a quick ratio of 9.82 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.01.

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About Synlogic

Synlogic, Inc develops synthetic biotic medicines for the treatment of patients with urea cycle disorder and phenylketonuria. The company is based in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

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