Affimed (NASDAQ:AFMD) issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday. The biopharmaceutical company reported $0.17 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of ($0.17) by $0.34, Morningstar.com reports. Affimed had a negative return on equity of 82.22% and a negative net margin of 2,124.72%.

Shares of AFMD stock opened at $4.32 on Thursday. The stock has a market capitalization of $253.93 million, a PE ratio of -5.54 and a beta of 3.39. The company has a quick ratio of 3.63, a current ratio of 3.66 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.06. Affimed has a 1-year low of $1.40 and a 1-year high of $7.35.

Hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of the company. D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc. bought a new position in Affimed in the fourth quarter worth approximately $36,000. Lindbrook Capital LLC bought a new position in Affimed in the fourth quarter worth approximately $38,000. CIBC World Markets Inc. bought a new position in Affimed in the third quarter worth approximately $104,000. FDx Advisors Inc. bought a new position in Affimed in the fourth quarter worth approximately $87,000. Finally, Geode Capital Management LLC boosted its holdings in Affimed by 29.0% in the fourth quarter. Geode Capital Management LLC now owns 66,074 shares of the biopharmaceutical company’s stock worth $205,000 after acquiring an additional 14,854 shares in the last quarter. 41.07% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.

Several brokerages have recently weighed in on AFMD. Svb Leerink began coverage on Affimed in a research note on Thursday. They issued an “outperform” rating and a $8.00 price target for the company. Leerink Swann began coverage on Affimed in a research note on Thursday. They issued an “outperform” rating for the company. Zacks Investment Research raised Affimed from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Thursday, January 3rd. Finally, ValuEngine cut Affimed from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday, January 29th. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and six have given a buy rating to the company. The stock currently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $5.45.

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Affimed Company Profile

Affimed N.V., a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company, focuses on discovering and developing cancer immunotherapies in the United States, Europe, and Germany. Its lead candidate is AFM13, a natural killer cell (NK-cell) TandAb, which is in Phase 2a clinical study of relapsed CD30-positive lymphoma and Phase 1b clinical study of anti-PD-1 antibody Keytruda (pembrolizumab) in patients with relapsed Hodgkin lymphoma.

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