Headlines about Merus N.V. (NASDAQ:MRUS) have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Merus N.V. earned a media sentiment score of 0.03 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media coverage about the biotechnology company an impact score of 45.260969440646 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the next several days.

A number of research firms recently commented on MRUS. Jefferies Group LLC reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $33.00 target price on shares of Merus N.V. in a research note on Wednesday, April 26th. Zacks Investment Research cut Merus N.V. from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Friday, May 5th. ValuEngine raised Merus N.V. from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Saturday, May 20th. Finally, Wedbush reissued an “outperform” rating and issued a $32.00 target price on shares of Merus N.V. in a research note on Tuesday, June 6th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have given a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. Merus N.V. has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $31.33.

Merus N.V. (MRUS) traded up 0.93% on Friday, reaching $14.18. The company had a trading volume of 3,331 shares. The stock’s 50 day moving average price is $16.08 and its 200-day moving average price is $20.51. Merus N.V. has a 12-month low of $8.69 and a 12-month high of $33.63. The stock’s market capitalization is $274.96 million.

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