Lexicon Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:LXRX) is scheduled to announce its earnings results before the market opens on Wednesday, November 8th. Analysts expect the company to announce earnings of ($0.36) per share for the quarter.

Lexicon Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ LXRX) traded up $0.02 during trading hours on Monday, hitting $10.01. 130,921 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 688,770. Lexicon Pharmaceuticals, Inc. has a one year low of $9.88 and a one year high of $18.00. The company has a current ratio of 1.86, a quick ratio of 1.85 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.80.

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Several research firms have recently commented on LXRX. Wedbush restated an “outperform” rating on shares of Lexicon Pharmaceuticals in a report on Thursday, October 5th. Needham & Company LLC reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a $21.00 price objective on shares of Lexicon Pharmaceuticals in a research note on Sunday, September 17th. Cowen and Company reaffirmed a “hold” rating on shares of Lexicon Pharmaceuticals in a research note on Tuesday, August 1st. BidaskClub lowered shares of Lexicon Pharmaceuticals from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research note on Thursday, August 10th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Lexicon Pharmaceuticals from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Tuesday, October 17th. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have issued a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the company. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $28.75.

In related news, insider Lonnel Coats acquired 30,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, September 15th. The stock was acquired at an average price of $12.54 per share, with a total value of $376,200.00. The purchase was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this hyperlink. 5.77% of the stock is currently owned by corporate insiders.

About Lexicon Pharmaceuticals

Lexicon Pharmaceuticals, Inc is a biopharmaceutical company. The Company focuses on the development and commercialization of breakthrough treatments for human disease. Its drug programs include XERMELO (telotristat ethyl), sotagliflozin, LX2761 and LX9211. It also has a number of additional compounds into various stages of clinical and preclinical development.

Earnings History for Lexicon Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:LXRX)

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