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DOW   31,261.90
QQQ   288.68
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DOW   31,261.90
QQQ   288.68
S&P 500   3,901.36
DOW   31,261.90
QQQ   288.68

bluebird bio (BLUE) Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.08 (-2.39%)
(As of 05/20/2022 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
2.26 million shs
Average Volume
2.33 million shs
Market Capitalization
$233.65 million
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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About bluebird bio

bluebird bio, Inc., a biotechnology company, researches, develops, and commercializes transformative gene therapies for severe genetic diseases. Its product candidates for severe genetic diseases include betibeglogene autotemcel for the treatment of transfusion-dependent ß-thalassemia; lovotibeglogene autotemcel for the treatment of sickle cell disease (SCD); and elivaldogene autotemcel to treat cerebral adrenoleukodystrophy. The company's clinical study program includes 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 strategic collaboration and license agreements with Orchard Therapeutics Limited, Forty Seven, Inc., and Magenta Therapeutics, Inc. 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 Cambridge, Massachusetts.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Biological products, except diagnostic
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$3.66 million
Book Value
$3.68 per share


Net Income
$-819.38 million
Net Margins
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$233.65 million

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End


Overall MarketRank

2.38 out of 5 stars

Medical Sector

215th out of 1,420 stocks

Biological Products, Except Diagnostic Industry

31st out of 209 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 4.0Community Rank: 4.9Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

bluebird bio (NASDAQ:BLUE) Frequently Asked Questions

Is bluebird bio a buy right now?

15 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for bluebird bio in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 11 hold ratings, 1 buy rating and 1 strong buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" bluebird bio stock. 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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When is bluebird bio's next earnings date?

bluebird bio is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, August 8th 2022.
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How were bluebird bio's earnings last quarter?

bluebird bio, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLUE) released its quarterly earnings data on Monday, May, 9th. The biotechnology company reported ($1.66) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of ($1.56) by $0.10. The biotechnology company had revenue of $1.95 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $0.17 million. bluebird bio had a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 111.73% and a negative net margin of 2,183.15%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 117.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned ($3.07) earnings per share.
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What price target have analysts set for BLUE?

15 brokerages have issued 1 year price targets for bluebird bio's shares. Their forecasts range from $3.00 to $23.00. On average, they anticipate bluebird bio's stock price to reach $11.75 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 259.3% from the stock's current price.
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Who are bluebird bio's key executives?
bluebird bio's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Andrew Obenshain, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 47) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Jason F. Cole Esq., Chief Strategy & Financial Officer (Age 49, Pay $619.8k)
  • Mr. Kasra Kasraian, Sr. VP of Technical Devel. & Operations
  • Ms. Jessica Whitten, VP, Global Controller & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 45) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Ms. Elizabeth Pingpank, Director of Corp. Communications
  • Sarah Alspach, Chief Communications Officer
  • Ms. Kathleen A. Wilkinson, Chief People Officer (Age 50)
  • Dr. Liviu Niculescu M.D., Ph.D., Sr. VP of Global Medical Affairs
  • Ms. Melissa Bonner, Sr. VP of Research
  • Ms. Anne-Virginie Eggimann M.Sc., Chief Regulatory Officer
What is Nick Leschly's approval rating as bluebird bio's CEO?

66 employees have rated bluebird bio CEO Nick Leschly on Glassdoor.com. Nick Leschly has an approval rating of 74% among bluebird bio'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), (CELG), Incyte (INCY), Micron Technology (MU), Alibaba Group (BABA) and (MDVN) (MDVN).

What is bluebird bio's stock symbol?

bluebird bio trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "BLUE."

Who are bluebird bio's major shareholders?

bluebird bio's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include State Street Corp (18.41%), Vanguard Group Inc. (8.30%), BlackRock Inc. (8.17%), Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (2.93%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (2.61%) and Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.32%). Company insiders that own bluebird bio stock include Alison Cecily Finger, Andrew Obenshain, David Davidson, Jason Cole, Jessica Whitten, Joanne Smith-Farrell, Katy Burnett, Kory James Wentworth, Nick Leschly and William D Baird III.
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Which major investors are selling bluebird bio stock?

BLUE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Vanguard Group Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Citigroup Inc., Principal Financial Group Inc., Group One Trading L.P., BlackRock Inc., Mirae Asset Global Investments Co. Ltd., and BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA. Company insiders that have sold bluebird bio company stock in the last year include Andrew Obenshain, Jason Cole, Jessica Whitten, and Nick Leschly.
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Which major investors are buying bluebird bio stock?

BLUE stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State Street Corp, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Federated Hermes Inc., Goldman Sachs Group Inc., UBS Group AG, Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan Trust Fund, PDT Partners LLC, and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP.
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How do I buy shares of bluebird bio?

Shares of BLUE 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 bluebird bio's stock price today?

One share of BLUE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $3.27.

How much money does bluebird bio make?

bluebird bio has a market capitalization of $233.65 million and generates $3.66 million in revenue each year. The biotechnology company earns $-819.38 million in net income (profit) each year or ($10.54) on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does bluebird bio have?

bluebird bio employs 518 workers across the globe.

What is bluebird bio's official website?

The official website for bluebird bio is www.bluebirdbio.com.

How can I contact bluebird bio?

bluebird bio's mailing address is 60 BINNEY STREET, CAMBRIDGE MA, 02142. The biotechnology company can be reached via phone at (339) 499-9300 or via email at [email protected].

This page was last updated on 5/21/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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