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NASDAQ:AXLA

Axcella Health - AXLA Stock Forecast, Price & News

$2.65
+0.32 (+13.73%)
(As of 08/15/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$2.35
$2.65
50-Day Range
$1.80
$2.74
52-Week Range
$1.35
$4.40
Volume
148,992 shs
Average Volume
91,531 shs
Market Capitalization
$139.34 million
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
N/A
Price Target
$6.50

Axcella Health MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.83 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
145.3% Upside
$6.50 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
0.42% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
N/A
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
0.67mentions of Axcella Health in the last 14 days
Based on 9 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$1,186 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
Growing
From ($1.51) to ($1.47) Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.12 out of 5 stars

Medical Sector

549th out of 1,125 stocks

Biological Products, Except Diagnostic Industry

78th out of 179 stocks

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About Axcella Health (NASDAQ:AXLA) Stock

Axcella Health Inc. operates as a clinical stage biotechnology company in the United States. The company treats complex diseases and enhances health using endogenous metabolic modulator compositions. Its lead product candidates include AXA1665, which is in Phase 2 clinical trial for the reduction in risk of overt hepatic encephalopathy recurrence; and AXA1125 that is in Phase 2b clinical trial for treating non-alcoholic steatohepatitis, as well as in Phase 2a clinical trial for Long COVID therapy for patients. The company was formerly known as Newco LS16, Inc. and changed its name to Axcella Health Inc. in June 2016. Axcella Health Inc. was incorporated in 2008 and is based in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

Axcella Health Stock Performance

AXLA Stock opened at $2.65 on Tuesday. The business's fifty day moving average is $2.12 and its 200-day moving average is $2.03. The company has a quick ratio of 4.96, a current ratio of 4.96 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.78. The company has a market cap of $139.33 million, a P/E ratio of -1.53 and a beta of 1.29. Axcella Health has a twelve month low of $1.35 and a twelve month high of $4.40.

Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades

AXLA has been the topic of several analyst reports. SVB Leerink lowered their price objective on Axcella Health from $9.00 to $6.00 and set an "outperform" rating on the stock in a research note on Wednesday, August 3rd. HC Wainwright reduced their target price on Axcella Health from $14.00 to $8.00 and set a "buy" rating on the stock in a report on Wednesday, August 3rd. Wedbush reduced their target price on Axcella Health to $7.00 in a report on Friday, May 27th. Finally, Chardan Capital reduced their target price on Axcella Health from $12.00 to $7.00 and set a "buy" rating on the stock in a report on Monday, May 9th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating to the company. Based on data from MarketBeat, the company currently has a consensus rating of "Moderate Buy" and an average target price of $6.50.

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AXLA Stock News Headlines

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AXLA Company Calendar

Last Earnings
11/10/2021
Today
8/16/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
11/09/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Biological products, except diagnostic
Sub-Industry
N/A
Sector
Medical
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:AXLA
Employees
59
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$6.50
High Stock Price Forecast
$8.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$5.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+145.3%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.83
Research Coverage
6 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$-64,630,000.00
Pretax Margin
N/A

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
N/A
Book Value
$0.56 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
49,159,000
Market Cap
$139.34 million
Optionable
Not Optionable
Beta
1.29

Key Executives

  • Mr. William R. Hinshaw Jr. (Age 53)
    Pres, CEO & Director
    Comp: $830.23k
  • Dr. Alison D. Schecter M.D. (Age 58)
    Pres of Strategy & Operations
    Comp: $525.53k
  • Mr. Laurent Chardonnet (Age 57)
    Consultant
    Comp: $415k
  • Mr. Robert W. Crane (Age 63)
    Sr. VP & CFO
  • Dr. Paul Fehlner J.D. (Age 58)
    Ph.D., Sr. VP, Chief Legal Officer & Corp. Sec.
  • Ms. Virginia R. Dean (Age 56)
    Sr. VP & Chief People Officer
  • Dr. Larry Bell
    Global Head of Regulatory Affairs & Pharmacovigilance and Sr. VP
  • Dr. Margaret James Koziel M.D. (Age 62)
    Sr. VP & Chief Medical Officer
  • Mr. Dan Kirby
    Sr. VP of Strategic Operations
  • Mr. Karim Azer Ph.D.
    VP of Systems Biology & Discovery













AXLA Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Axcella Health stock right now?

6 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Axcella Health in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 hold rating and 5 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" AXLA shares.
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What is Axcella Health's stock price forecast for 2022?

6 brokerages have issued 1 year price objectives for Axcella Health's stock. Their AXLA share price forecasts range from $5.00 to $8.00. On average, they predict the company's share price to reach $6.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 145.3% from the stock's current price.
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How have AXLA shares performed in 2022?

Axcella Health's stock was trading at $2.09 at the start of the year. Since then, AXLA stock has increased by 26.8% and is now trading at $2.65.
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When is Axcella Health's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November 9th 2022.
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How were Axcella Health's earnings last quarter?

Axcella Health Inc. (NASDAQ:AXLA) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, November, 10th. The company reported ($0.41) earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.45) by $0.04.

What is Bill Hinshaw's approval rating as Axcella Health's CEO?

5 employees have rated Axcella Health Chief Executive Officer Bill Hinshaw on Glassdoor.com. Bill Hinshaw has an approval rating of 100% among the company's employees. This puts Bill Hinshaw in the top 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies. 77.0% of employees surveyed would recommend working at Axcella Health to a friend.

What other stocks do shareholders of Axcella Health own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Axcella Health investors own include Sorrento Therapeutics (SRNE), VBI Vaccines (VBIV), Evofem Biosciences (EVFM), ADMA Biologics (ADMA), Coty (COTY), Energy Transfer (ET), Myovant Sciences (MYOV), NVIDIA (NVDA), Pfizer (PFE) and Moderna (MRNA).

When did Axcella Health IPO?

(AXLA) raised $76 million in an IPO on Thursday, May 9th 2019. The company issued 3,600,000 shares at $20.00-$22.00 per share. Goldman Sachs, J.P. Morgan and SVB Leerink acted as the underwriters for the IPO.

What is Axcella Health's stock symbol?

Axcella Health trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "AXLA."

Who are Axcella Health's major shareholders?

Axcella Health's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (15.00%), Pinnacle Private Wealth LLC (0.12%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.11%) and Concourse Financial Group Securities Inc. (0.00%). Insiders that own company stock include Catherine A Sohn, David R Epstein, Des Produits Nestle S Societe, Laurent Chardonnet, Manu Chakravarthy, Margaret Koziel, Paul Fehlner, Robert Crane, Ventures Fund Iv LP Flagship and William Hinshaw.
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How do I buy shares of Axcella Health?

Shares of AXLA stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Axcella Health's stock price today?

One share of AXLA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $2.65.

How much money does Axcella Health make?

Axcella Health (NASDAQ:AXLA) has a market capitalization of $139.34 million. The company earns $-64,630,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($1.73) on an earnings per share basis.

How can I contact Axcella Health?

Axcella Health's mailing address is 840 MEMORIAL DRIVE, CAMBRIDGE MA, 02139. The official website for the company is www.axcellahealth.com. The company can be reached via phone at (857) 320-2200, via email at ir@axcellahealth.com, or via fax at 617-441-6243.

This page (NASDAQ:AXLA) was last updated on 8/16/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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