Syros Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:SYRS) – Wedbush dropped their FY2017 earnings per share estimates for Syros Pharmaceuticals in a research report issued to clients and investors on Tuesday. Wedbush analyst D. Nierengarten now anticipates that the company will post earnings of ($2.10) per share for the year, down from their previous estimate of ($1.99). Wedbush also issued estimates for Syros Pharmaceuticals’ Q4 2017 earnings at ($0.56) EPS, Q1 2018 earnings at ($0.46) EPS, Q2 2018 earnings at ($0.53) EPS, Q3 2018 earnings at ($0.60) EPS, Q4 2018 earnings at ($0.65) EPS, FY2018 earnings at ($2.24) EPS, FY2019 earnings at ($2.26) EPS, FY2020 earnings at ($1.99) EPS and FY2021 earnings at ($1.82) EPS.

Syros Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:SYRS) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, November 8th. The company reported ($0.53) earnings per share for the quarter, hitting the Zacks’ consensus estimate of ($0.53).

A number of other equities analysts have also issued reports on SYRS. Cann reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a $28.00 target price on shares of Syros Pharmaceuticals in a research report on Monday, August 21st. Oppenheimer set a $28.00 target price on shares of Syros Pharmaceuticals and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday. Cowen reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of Syros Pharmaceuticals in a research report on Monday. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Syros Pharmaceuticals from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, October 17th. Finally, Roth Capital started coverage on shares of Syros Pharmaceuticals in a research report on Monday, October 23rd. They set a “neutral” rating and a $15.00 target price on the stock. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have issued a hold rating and six have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $26.14.

Shares of Syros Pharmaceuticals (SYRS) opened at $8.98 on Thursday. Syros Pharmaceuticals has a one year low of $6.30 and a one year high of $24.38.

Institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the business. Nationwide Fund Advisors increased its holdings in Syros Pharmaceuticals by 249.8% in the 2nd quarter. Nationwide Fund Advisors now owns 7,024 shares of the company’s stock valued at $113,000 after buying an additional 5,016 shares during the period. Russell Investments Group Ltd. bought a new stake in Syros Pharmaceuticals in the 3rd quarter valued at $133,000. Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC bought a new stake in Syros Pharmaceuticals in the 3rd quarter valued at $149,000. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company increased its holdings in Syros Pharmaceuticals by 11,253.8% in the 2nd quarter. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company now owns 10,559 shares of the company’s stock valued at $170,000 after buying an additional 10,466 shares during the period. Finally, Rhumbline Advisers bought a new stake in Syros Pharmaceuticals in the 2nd quarter valued at $198,000. 58.02% of the stock is currently owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

In related news, Director Srinivas Akkaraju bought 109,774 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, December 14th. The shares were acquired at an average price of $9.03 per share, with a total value of $991,259.22. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at the SEC website. Insiders own 33.60% of the company’s stock.

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About Syros Pharmaceuticals

Syros Pharmaceuticals, Inc is a biopharmaceutical company. The Company offers a gene control platform designed to analyze the unexploited region of deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) in human disease tissue to identify and drug targets linked to genomically defined patient populations. The Company is focused on developing treatments for cancer and immune-mediated diseases and is building a pipeline of gene control medicines.

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