Sophiris Bio, Inc. (NASDAQ:SPHS) has been given a $6.00 target price by equities research analysts at HC Wainwright in a research note issued on Friday. The firm presently has a “buy” rating on the biopharmaceutical company’s stock. HC Wainwright’s price target points to a potential upside of 210.88% from the company’s previous close.

SPHS has been the subject of a number of other research reports. ValuEngine cut Sophiris Bio from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Tuesday, June 13th. Maxim Group set a $6.00 price target on Sophiris Bio and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Tuesday, May 16th. Finally, Rodman & Renshaw reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a $6.00 price target on shares of Sophiris Bio in a research report on Thursday, June 1st. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating and five have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company presently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $6.60.

Sophiris Bio (NASDAQ:SPHS) opened at 1.93 on Friday. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $2.08 and a 200-day moving average price of $2.46. The company’s market cap is $58.11 million. Sophiris Bio has a 12-month low of $1.80 and a 12-month high of $6.13.

Sophiris Bio (NASDAQ:SPHS) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Monday, May 15th. The biopharmaceutical company reported ($0.09) EPS for the quarter, hitting the Zacks’ consensus estimate of ($0.09). On average, analysts forecast that Sophiris Bio will post ($0.39) earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

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Sophiris Bio Company Profile

Sophiris Bio, Inc, formerly Protox Therapeutics Inc, is a Canada-based biopharmaceutical company focused on the research, development and commercialization of products for the treatment of urological diseases. The Company has operations based in San Diego developing a treatment for benign prostatic hyperplasia (benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) or enlarged prostate).

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