TESARO, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSRO) has been given an average rating of “Buy” by the twenty-seven ratings firms that are currently covering the firm, Marketbeat reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, eleven have issued a hold rating, thirteen have given a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating on the company. The average 1 year price target among brokerages that have covered the stock in the last year is $169.82.

TSRO has been the topic of several recent analyst reports. Cann reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $199.00 price objective on shares of TESARO in a research report on Monday, June 5th. Citigroup Inc. reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $216.00 price objective on shares of TESARO in a research report on Monday, September 11th. Robert W. Baird reiterated a “neutral” rating and set a $140.00 price objective (down previously from $155.00) on shares of TESARO in a research report on Thursday, August 10th. Cowen and Company reduced their price objective on shares of TESARO from $145.00 to $124.00 and set a “market perform” rating on the stock in a research report on Monday, June 19th. Finally, Credit Suisse Group set a $190.00 price objective on shares of TESARO and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, August 18th.

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TESARO (NASDAQ:TSRO) traded up 0.31% during trading on Friday, reaching $119.04. 444,133 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged. The company’s market cap is $6.45 billion. TESARO has a 12-month low of $96.52 and a 12-month high of $192.94. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $121.03 and its 200-day moving average is $138.94.

TESARO (NASDAQ:TSRO) last released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, August 8th. The biopharmaceutical company reported ($2.82) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($2.52) by ($0.30). The company had revenue of $29.50 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $18.61 million. TESARO had a negative net margin of 1,301.19% and a negative return on equity of 104.00%. The company’s quarterly revenue was down 17.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned ($1.28) EPS. Analysts predict that TESARO will post ($8.61) EPS for the current fiscal year.

In other TESARO news, VP Grant C. Bogle sold 14,167 shares of TESARO stock in a transaction on Friday, September 1st. The shares were sold at an average price of $135.00, for a total transaction of $1,912,545.00. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink. Also, Director James O. Armitage sold 10,000 shares of TESARO stock in a transaction on Monday, September 18th. The stock was sold at an average price of $117.13, for a total transaction of $1,171,300.00. Following the transaction, the director now directly owns 10,000 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $1,171,300. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders have sold 35,100 shares of company stock valued at $4,558,765 over the last ninety days. 40.50% of the stock is owned by insiders.

A number of hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of the business. Achmea Investment Management B.V. purchased a new position in TESARO during the second quarter worth $234,000. Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio boosted its stake in TESARO by 82.4% during the second quarter. Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio now owns 36,667 shares of the biopharmaceutical company’s stock worth $5,128,000 after buying an additional 16,569 shares during the period. Intellectus Partners LLC boosted its stake in TESARO by 17.7% during the second quarter. Intellectus Partners LLC now owns 6,310 shares of the biopharmaceutical company’s stock worth $883,000 after buying an additional 950 shares during the period. California State Teachers Retirement System boosted its stake in TESARO by 20.8% during the second quarter. California State Teachers Retirement System now owns 68,090 shares of the biopharmaceutical company’s stock worth $9,523,000 after buying an additional 11,706 shares during the period. Finally, Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC boosted its stake in TESARO by 291.7% during the second quarter. Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC now owns 7,105 shares of the biopharmaceutical company’s stock worth $994,000 after buying an additional 5,291 shares during the period.

About TESARO

TESARO, Inc is an oncology-focused biopharmaceutical company. The Company operates through the business of developing and commercializing of oncology-focused therapeutics segment. It is developing oncology-related product candidates, including rolapitant, niraparib and the product candidates under its immuno-oncology platform.

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