Biogen Inc (BIIB) : Endurant Capital Management Lp scooped up 1,200 additional shares in Biogen Inc during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 15, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 32,732 shares of Biogen Inc which is valued at $10,275,884.Biogen Inc makes up approximately 2.92% of Endurant Capital Management Lp’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Outfitter Advisors Ltd. boosted its stake in BIIB in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 805 additional shares and now holds a total of 26,871 shares of Biogen Inc which is valued at $8,435,882. Biogen Inc makes up approx 3.49% of Outfitter Advisors Ltd.’s portfolio. M&r Capital Management Inc added BIIB to its portfolio by purchasing 300 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $94,182. Biogen Inc makes up approx 0.02% of M&r Capital Management Inc’s portfolio.First Trust Advisors Lp reduced its stake in BIIB by selling 3,029 shares or 2.21% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 134,116 shares of BIIB which is valued at $42,375,291. Biogen Inc makes up approx 0.13% of First Trust Advisors Lp’s portfolio.Tokio Marine Asset Management Co Ltd reduced its stake in BIIB by selling 242 shares or 0.99% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 24,198 shares of BIIB which is valued at $6,977,493. Biogen Inc makes up approx 0.70% of Tokio Marine Asset Management Co Ltd’s portfolio.Boston Common Asset Management boosted its stake in BIIB in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 3,094 additional shares and now holds a total of 27,769 shares of Biogen Inc which is valued at $7,286,863. Biogen Inc makes up approx 1.05% of Boston Common Asset Management’s portfolio.
Biogen Inc opened for trading at $307.96 and hit $309.25 on the upside on Thursday, eventually ending the session at $306.03, with a gain of 0.13% or 0.4 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 10,68,034 shares. Company has a market cap of $67,058 M.
On the company’s financial health, Biogen Inc reported $5.21 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.52 according to the earnings call on Jul 21, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $4.69. The company had revenue of $2894.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $2790.65 million. The company’s revenue was up 11.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $4.22 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Biogen Inc. Biogen Inc was Downgraded by Jefferies to ” Hold” on Sep 6, 2016. Biogen Inc was Initiated by Bernstein to “Outperform” on Jun 29, 2016. Biogen Inc was Downgraded by Citigroup to ” Neutral” on Jun 7, 2016.
Biogen Inc. formerly Biogen Idec Inc. is a global biopharmaceutical company. The Company is focused on discovering developing manufacturing and delivering therapies for neurological autoimmune and hematologic disorders. The Company develops manufactures and markets products designed for the treatment of multiple sclerosis (MS) and hemophilia A and B. The Company’s marketed products include AVONEX PLEGRIDY TECFIDERA TYSABRI FAMPYRA for multiple sclerosis (MS) ALPROLIX for hemophilia B and ELOCTATE for hemophilia A among others. It also collaborates on the development and commercialization of RITUXAN (rituximab) which is a monoclonal antibody for the treatment of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma chronic lymphocytic leukemia and other conditions and share profits and losses for GAZYVA which is for the treatment of chronic lymphocytic leukemia.