Equities analysts expect Cascadian Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:CASC) to post earnings of ($0.29) per share for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Zero analysts have made estimates for Cascadian Therapeutics’ earnings. Cascadian Therapeutics posted earnings of ($0.47) per share in the same quarter last year, which indicates a positive year-over-year growth rate of 38.3%. The firm is expected to issue its next earnings report on Thursday, March 8th.

According to Zacks, analysts expect that Cascadian Therapeutics will report full year earnings of ($1.27) per share for the current financial year, with EPS estimates ranging from ($1.53) to ($1.14). For the next year, analysts expect that the company will post earnings of ($1.03) per share, with EPS estimates ranging from ($1.22) to ($0.69). Zacks’ earnings per share averages are an average based on a survey of research firms that follow Cascadian Therapeutics.

Cascadian Therapeutics (NASDAQ:CASC) last released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, November 8th. The biopharmaceutical company reported ($0.28) EPS for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of ($0.29) by $0.01. During the same period last year, the firm earned ($0.09) earnings per share.

Separately, Zacks Investment Research upgraded Cascadian Therapeutics from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $4.50 price objective on the stock in a report on Monday, November 13th. Three analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, one has given a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. Cascadian Therapeutics has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $5.63.

A number of large investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in CASC. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP lifted its stake in Cascadian Therapeutics by 423.0% during the third quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 511,899 shares of the biopharmaceutical company’s stock worth $2,094,000 after purchasing an additional 414,019 shares in the last quarter. State Street Corp lifted its stake in Cascadian Therapeutics by 1,113.7% during the second quarter. State Street Corp now owns 411,299 shares of the biopharmaceutical company’s stock worth $1,527,000 after purchasing an additional 377,410 shares in the last quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. lifted its stake in Cascadian Therapeutics by 24.1% during the second quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 1,767,681 shares of the biopharmaceutical company’s stock worth $6,567,000 after purchasing an additional 343,838 shares in the last quarter. Northern Trust Corp lifted its stake in Cascadian Therapeutics by 415.5% during the second quarter. Northern Trust Corp now owns 382,469 shares of the biopharmaceutical company’s stock worth $1,420,000 after purchasing an additional 308,270 shares in the last quarter. Finally, P.A.W. Capital Corp acquired a new position in Cascadian Therapeutics during the third quarter worth $982,000. Institutional investors own 80.33% of the company’s stock.

Cascadian Therapeutics (NASDAQ:CASC) traded up $0.15 on Wednesday, reaching $4.07. The company had a trading volume of 271,162 shares, compared to its average volume of 285,624. Cascadian Therapeutics has a 12-month low of $3.18 and a 12-month high of $4.97. The firm has a market capitalization of $198.20, a PE ratio of -3.01 and a beta of 2.30.

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Cascadian Therapeutics Company Profile

Cascadian Therapeutics, Inc, formerly Oncothyreon Inc, is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company. The Company focuses on the development of therapeutic products for the treatment of cancer. The Company’s clinical-stage product candidate includes ONT-380, an orally active and selective small-molecule human epidermal growth factor receptor (HER) 2 inhibitor.

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