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QQQ   414.65
How major US stock indexes fared Friday, 4/19/2024
American Express profits jump 34%, helped by jump in new customers, higher spending
American Express, Fifth Third rise; Netflix, PPG Industries fall, Friday, 4/19/2024
Intuitive Surgical Stock Can Trend Much Higher This Year 
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Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities
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QQQ   414.65
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American Express profits jump 34%, helped by jump in new customers, higher spending
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NASDAQ:BLUE

bluebird bio (BLUE) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$1.02
+0.07 (+7.37%)
(As of 04/19/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$0.94
$1.03
50-Day Range
$0.95
$1.75
52-Week Range
$0.88
$5.53
Volume
8.17 million shs
Average Volume
8.95 million shs
Market Capitalization
$111.53 million
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
N/A
Price Target
$5.87

bluebird bio MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.33 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
475.5% Upside
$5.87 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
27.21% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
N/A
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
0.09mentions of bluebird bio in the last 14 days
Based on 16 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$4,134 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
Growing
From ($1.78) to ($1.72) Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

2.75 out of 5 stars

Medical Sector

414th out of 911 stocks

Biological Products, Except Diagnostic Industry

59th out of 148 stocks

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About bluebird bio Stock (NASDAQ:BLUE)

bluebird bio, Inc., a biotechnology company, researches, develops, and commercializes gene therapies for severe genetic diseases. Its product candidates for severe genetic diseases include ZYNTEGLO (betibeglogene autotemcel) for the treatment of transfusion-dependent ß-thalassemia; lovotibeglogene autotemcel for the treatment of sickle cell disease (SCD); and SKYSONA (elivaldogene autotemcel) to treat cerebral adrenoleukodystrophy. The company's clinical development programs include HGB-205, HGB-206, and HGB-210 to evaluate the safety and efficacy of lovo-cel in the treatment of patients with SCD; and HGB-204, HGB-205, HGB-207, and HGB-212 to evaluate the safety and efficacy of beti-cel in the treatment of patients with ß-thalassemia. It has license agreement with Orchard Therapeutics Limited. The company was formerly known as Genetix Pharmaceuticals, Inc., and changed its name to bluebird bio, Inc. in September 2010. bluebird bio, Inc. was incorporated in 1992 and is headquartered in Somerville, Massachusetts.

BLUE Stock Price History

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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
11/07/2023
Today
4/19/2024
Next Earnings (Estimated)
5/14/2024
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Sector
Medical
Industry
Biological products, except diagnostic
Sub-Industry
N/A
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:BLUE
Fax
N/A
Employees
323
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$5.87
High Stock Price Target
$13.00
Low Stock Price Target
$1.02
Potential Upside/Downside
+475.5%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.33
Research Coverage
12 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$-266,580,000.00
Net Margins
-419.64%
Pretax Margin
-419.50%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$3.60 million
Book Value
$2.37 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
107,040,000
Market Cap
$111.53 million
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.74
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Key Executives

  • Mr. Andrew ObenshainMr. Andrew Obenshain (Age 50)
    President, CEO & Director
    Comp: $1.04M
  • Mr. Thomas J. Klima (Age 52)
    Chief Commercial Officer & COO
    Comp: $654.97k
  • Mr. Richard A. Colvin M.D. (Age 58)
    Ph.D., Chief Medical Officer
    Comp: $696.24k
  • Mr. Christopher Krawtschuk CPA (Age 50)
    CFO, Principal Accounting Officer & Treasurer
  • Mr. Joseph D. Vittiglio Esq. (Age 52)
    J.D., Chief Legal & Business Officer and Secretary
  • Jess Rowlands
    Head of Corporate Communications
  • Ms. Andrea Walton
    Chief People Officer
  • Mr. Kasra Kasraian
    Senior Vice President of Technical Development & Operations
  • Mr. Scott Shoemaker
    Senior Vice President of Quality
  • Ms. Sarah Alspach
    Senior Vice President of External Affairs

BLUE Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell bluebird bio stock right now?

12 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for bluebird bio in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 6 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" BLUE shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in BLUE, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is bluebird bio's stock price target for 2024?

12 brokers have issued 12 month price objectives for bluebird bio's stock. Their BLUE share price targets range from $1.02 to $13.00. On average, they predict the company's share price to reach $5.87 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 475.5% from the stock's current price.
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How have BLUE shares performed in 2024?

bluebird bio's stock was trading at $1.38 at the beginning of 2024. Since then, BLUE stock has decreased by 26.1% and is now trading at $1.02.
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Are investors shorting bluebird bio?

bluebird bio saw a decrease in short interest during the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 29,750,000 shares, a decrease of 12.6% from the March 15th total of 34,040,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 9,070,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 3.3 days.
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When is bluebird bio's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, May 14th 2024.
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How were bluebird bio's earnings last quarter?

bluebird bio, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLUE) issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, November, 7th. The biotechnology company reported ($0.66) earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of ($0.69) by $0.03. The biotechnology company had revenue of $12.40 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $13.56 million. bluebird bio had a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 34.32% and a negative net margin of 419.64%. The company's revenue was up 17364.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the business posted ($0.92) earnings per share.

What ETFs hold bluebird bio's stock?

ETFs with the largest weight of bluebird bio (NASDAQ:BLUE) stock in their portfolio include Global X Genomics & Biotechnology ETF (GNOM) and Direxion Moonshot Innovators ETF (MOON).Horizon Kinetics Medical ETF (MEDX).

What is Nick Leschly's approval rating as bluebird bio's CEO?

91 employees have rated bluebird bio Chief Executive Officer Nick Leschly on Glassdoor.com. Nick Leschly has an approval rating of 74% among the company's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of bluebird bio own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other bluebird bio investors own include OPKO Health (OPK), BioMarin Pharmaceutical (BMRN), Puma Biotechnology (PBYI), NVIDIA (NVDA), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Incyte (INCY), Micron Technology (MU), Alibaba Group (BABA) and (MDVN) (MDVN).

Who are bluebird bio's major shareholders?

bluebird bio's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Enterprise Bank & Trust Co (0.03%). Insiders that own company stock include Andrew Obenshain, Anne-Virginie Eggimann, Christopher Krawtschuk, Jason Cole, Jessica Whitten, Nick Leschly, Richard A Colvin and Thomas J Klima.
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How do I buy shares of bluebird bio?

Shares of BLUE stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NASDAQ:BLUE) was last updated on 4/20/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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