Shares of Sientra, Inc. (NASDAQ:SIEN) have received a consensus broker rating score of 3.00 (Hold) from the two brokers that cover the stock, Zacks Investment Research reports. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation.

Brokers have set a 1 year consensus price objective of $9.00 for the company and are forecasting that the company will post ($0.52) EPS for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Zacks has also assigned Sientra an industry rank of 151 out of 265 based on the ratings given to related companies.

Separately, Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Sientra from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Thursday, January 5th.

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Several hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of the company. Ameriprise Financial Inc. acquired a new stake in shares of Sientra during the second quarter valued at $3,310,000. Gilder Gagnon Howe & Co. LLC boosted its stake in shares of Sientra by 321.9% in the third quarter. Gilder Gagnon Howe & Co. LLC now owns 545,694 shares of the company’s stock valued at $4,906,000 after buying an additional 416,340 shares in the last quarter. Park West Asset Management LLC raised its position in Sientra by 1.3% in the third quarter. Park West Asset Management LLC now owns 1,680,752 shares of the company’s stock valued at $15,110,000 after buying an additional 22,115 shares during the last quarter. FNY Partners Fund LP purchased a new position in Sientra during the fourth quarter valued at about $180,000. Finally, First New York Securities LLC NY raised its position in Sientra by 129.7% in the third quarter. First New York Securities LLC NY now owns 35,236 shares of the company’s stock valued at $317,000 after buying an additional 19,893 shares during the last quarter. 69.34% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors.

Sientra (NASDAQ:SIEN) opened at 9.00 on Tuesday. The stock has a 50 day moving average price of $8.47 and a 200 day moving average price of $8.27. Sientra has a one year low of $5.60 and a one year high of $10.22. The company’s market cap is $167.35 million.

Sientra Company Profile

Sientra, Inc is a medical aesthetics company. The Company’s primary products are silicone gel breast implants for use in breast augmentation and breast reconstruction procedures, which it offers in over 190 variations of shapes, sizes and textures. The Company sells its breast implants and breast tissue expanders, or breast products to plastic surgeons.

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