Goldman Sachs Group set a CHF 98 price target on Novartis (VTX:NOVN) in a research note issued to investors on Friday, Borsen Zeitung reports. The brokerage currently has a buy rating on the stock.

NOVN has been the topic of several other research reports. JPMorgan Chase & Co. set a CHF 85 price target on Novartis and gave the stock a sell rating in a report on Friday, February 1st. Credit Suisse Group set a CHF 86 price target on Novartis and gave the stock a neutral rating in a report on Thursday, January 31st. Deutsche Bank set a CHF 96 price target on Novartis and gave the stock a neutral rating in a report on Wednesday, January 30th. UBS Group set a CHF 85 price target on Novartis and gave the stock a neutral rating in a report on Wednesday, January 30th. Finally, Kepler Capital Markets set a CHF 94 price target on Novartis and gave the stock a buy rating in a report on Wednesday, January 30th. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have assigned a hold rating and nine have assigned a buy rating to the company. Novartis has a consensus rating of Hold and an average target price of CHF 90.33.

Novartis has a 1-year low of CHF 72.45 and a 1-year high of CHF 88.30.

Novartis Company Profile

Novan, Inc, a clinical-stage biotechnology company, focuses on the development and commercialization of nitric oxide-based therapies to treat dermatological and oncovirus-mediated diseases. Its clinical stage product candidates include SB204, a topical monotherapy that is in Phase III pivotal clinical trials for the treatment of acne vulgaris; and SB206, a topical antiviral gel, which is in Phase III pivotal trials for the treatment of patients with external genital warts, and Phase II clinical trial for the treatment of molluscum contagiosum.

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