NASDAQ:CLXT - Calyxt Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$12.19 -0.04 (-0.33 %)
(As of 12/18/2018 03:48 PM ET)
Previous Close$12.23
Today's Range$11.89 - $13.22
52-Week Range$9.12 - $27.23
Volume192,551 shs
Average Volume68,694 shs
Market Capitalization$321.82 million
P/E Ratio-10.88
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta3.37
Calyxt, Inc., a consumer-centric food- and agriculture-focused company, develops healthier specialty food ingredients and food crops using gene-editing technology for plants in the United States. It engages in the development of high oleic soybeans, high fiber wheat, herbicide tolerant wheat, powdery mildew resistant wheat, improved oil composition canola, herbicide tolerant canola, improved quality alfalfa and herbicide tolerant alfalfa, late blight resistant potatoes, cold storable/reduced browning potatoes, improved protein composition soybeans, drought tolerant soybeans, herbicide tolerant soybeans, and improved yield soybeans. The Company was formerly known as Cellectis Plant Sciences, Inc. and changed its name to Calyxt, Inc. in May 2015. Calyxt, Inc. was founded in 2010 and is headquartered in Roseville, Minnesota. Calyxt, Inc. is a subsidiary of Cellectis S.A.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Agricultural chemicals
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorConsumer Staples
Current SymbolNASDAQ:CLXT
Previous Symbol
CUSIPN/A
Phone651-683-2807

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.17
Current Ratio15.01
Quick Ratio15.01

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio-10.88
Forward P/E Ratio-13.11
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$510,000.00
Price / Sales778.49
Cash FlowN/A
Price / Cash FlowN/A
Book Value$2.08 per share
Price / Book5.86

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($1.12)
Net Income$-25,980,000.00
Net Margins-6,256.67%
Return on Equity-33.08%
Return on Assets-26.44%

Miscellaneous

Employees35
Outstanding Shares32,570,000
Market Cap$321.82 million
OptionableNot Optionable

Calyxt (NASDAQ:CLXT) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Calyxt's stock symbol?

Calyxt trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "CLXT."

How were Calyxt's earnings last quarter?

Calyxt Inc (NASDAQ:CLXT) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, November, 14th. The company reported ($0.23) EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.29) by $0.06. The firm earned $0.03 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $0.50 million. Calyxt had a negative net margin of 6,256.67% and a negative return on equity of 33.08%. View Calyxt's Earnings History.

When is Calyxt's next earnings date?

Calyxt is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, March 12th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Calyxt.

What price target have analysts set for CLXT?

4 analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Calyxt's shares. Their forecasts range from $13.00 to $34.25. On average, they expect Calyxt's stock price to reach $23.0625 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 89.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Calyxt.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Calyxt?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Calyxt in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Calyxt.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Calyxt stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Calyxt stock:
  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Calyxt, Inc. is a consumer-centric, food- and agriculture-focused company. It researches and develops seeds and food ingredients for agricultural, feed, and food applications as well as offers fat saturation and gluten reduction in soybean oil and wheat. Calyxt, Inc. is based in New Brighton, United States. " (12/17/2018)
  • 2. Jefferies Financial Group Inc analysts commented, "3Q results were better than we were expecting with SG&A expenses & cash burn rate each below our projections. While the departure of the previous CEO during the qtr was unexpected, we believe new CEO Jim Blome’s background is well suited to steer CLXT’s strategic focus going forward & we remain encouraged that HOSO commercialization plans continue to track in line with or better than initial guidance. We reiterate our Buy rating & $27 PT." (11/15/2018)

Has Calyxt been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about CLXT stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group scores the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Calyxt earned a media sentiment score of 2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the company a news buzz of 8.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is very likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future.

Who are some of Calyxt's key competitors?

Who are Calyxt's key executives?

Calyxt's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Dr. Daniel Voytas Ph.D., Founder & Chief Science Officer (Age 55)
  • Mr. James A. Blome, Chief Exec. Officer
  • Mr. Eric Dutang, Interim CFO & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 44)
  • Ms. Jennifer Moore, VP of Communications
  • Mr. Manoj Sahoo, Chief Commercial Officer (Age 43)

When did Calyxt IPO?

(CLXT) raised $101 million in an initial public offering on Thursday, July 20th 2017. The company issued 6,100,000 shares at $15.00-$18.00 per share. Citigroup, Credit Suisse, JefferiesWells and Fargo Securities acted as the underwriters for the IPO and BMO Capital Markets and Ladenburg Thalmann were co-managers.

Who are Calyxt's major shareholders?

Calyxt's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (15.00%), BlackRock Inc. (2.36%), Point72 Asset Management L.P. (1.39%), Vanguard Group Inc (1.16%), Vanguard Group Inc. (1.16%) and Columbus Hill Capital Management L.P. (0.95%). Company insiders that own Calyxt stock include Alain Godard, Andre Choulika, Bryan WJ Corkal, Daniel F Voytas, Federico A Tripodi, Glenn R Bowers, Manoj Sahoo, Michel Arbadji, Philippe Dumont and SA Cellectis. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Calyxt.

Which major investors are selling Calyxt stock?

CLXT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wells Fargo & Company MN. Company insiders that have sold Calyxt company stock in the last year include Alain Godard, Andre Choulika, Bryan WJ Corkal, Daniel F Voytas, Federico A Tripodi, Glenn R Bowers, Manoj Sahoo, Michel Arbadji and Philippe Dumont. View Insider Buying and Selling for Calyxt.

Which major investors are buying Calyxt stock?

CLXT stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Point72 Asset Management L.P., Columbus Hill Capital Management L.P., FMR LLC, BlackRock Inc., Essex Investment Management Co. LLC, Vanguard Group Inc, Vanguard Group Inc. and Blair William & Co. IL. Company insiders that have bought Calyxt stock in the last two years include Philippe Dumont and SA Cellectis. View Insider Buying and Selling for Calyxt.

How do I buy shares of Calyxt?

Shares of CLXT can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Calyxt's stock price today?

One share of CLXT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $12.19.

How big of a company is Calyxt?

Calyxt has a market capitalization of $321.82 million and generates $510,000.00 in revenue each year. The company earns $-25,980,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($1.12) on an earnings per share basis. Calyxt employs 35 workers across the globe.

What is Calyxt's official website?

The official website for Calyxt is http://www.calyxt.com.

How can I contact Calyxt?

Calyxt's mailing address is 2800 MOUNT RIDGE ROAD, ROSEVILLE MN, 55113. The company can be reached via phone at 651-683-2807 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Calyxt (NASDAQ CLXT)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  155 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  159 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  314
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Calyxt and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CLXT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CLXT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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