Investment analysts at Raymond James began coverage on shares of Magenta Therapeutics (NASDAQ:MGTA) in a research note issued to investors on Thursday, The Fly reports. The firm set an “outperform” rating on the stock.

Several other equities research analysts have also issued reports on the company. ValuEngine lowered Magenta Therapeutics from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday, January 4th. Zacks Investment Research lowered Magenta Therapeutics from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Wednesday, January 2nd. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, one has given a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $19.33.

Shares of MGTA stock traded down $0.56 on Thursday, hitting $13.71. 99,774 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 168,985. Magenta Therapeutics has a 1-year low of $5.31 and a 1-year high of $17.55.

Several hedge funds have recently bought and sold shares of the stock. New York State Common Retirement Fund acquired a new stake in shares of Magenta Therapeutics during the 4th quarter valued at approximately $27,000. Geode Capital Management LLC raised its position in shares of Magenta Therapeutics by 42.9% during the 4th quarter. Geode Capital Management LLC now owns 21,739 shares of the company’s stock valued at $123,000 after acquiring an additional 6,525 shares in the last quarter. Northern Trust Corp raised its position in shares of Magenta Therapeutics by 21.8% during the 4th quarter. Northern Trust Corp now owns 66,414 shares of the company’s stock valued at $378,000 after acquiring an additional 11,893 shares in the last quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp acquired a new stake in shares of Magenta Therapeutics during the 4th quarter valued at approximately $90,000. Finally, Two Sigma Investments LP acquired a new stake in shares of Magenta Therapeutics during the 4th quarter valued at approximately $104,000. 56.34% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

About Magenta Therapeutics

Magenta Therapeutics, Inc, a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company, engages in developing medicines to bring the curative power of bone marrow transplant to patients. It is developing C100, C200, and C300 targeted antibody-drug conjugates for transplant conditioning; MGTA-145, a stem cell mobilization product candidate to control stem cell mobilization; MGTA-456, an allogeneic stem cell therapy to control stem cell growth; E478, a small molecule aryl hydrocarbon receptor antagonist for the expansion of gene-modified stem cells; and G100, an ADC program to prevent acute graft and host diseases.

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