Editas Medicine Stock Forecast, Price & News

-1.30 (-3.19 %)
(As of 04/9/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $39.46
50-Day Range
MA: $45.00
52-Week Range
Now: $39.46
Volume1.01 million shs
Average Volume2.52 million shs
Market Capitalization$2.66 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Editas Medicine, Inc., a clinical stage genome editing company, focuses on developing transformative genomic medicines to treat a range of serious diseases. It develops a proprietary genome editing platform based on CRISPR technology to target genetically addressable diseases and therapeutic areas. The company develops EDIT-101, which is in Phase 1/2 clinical trial for Leber Congenital Amaurosis type 10, a genetic form of vision loss that leads to blindness in childhood. It also develops EDIT-102 for the treatment of Usher Syndrome 2A, which is a form of retinitis pigmentosa that also includes hearing loss; autosomal dominant retinitis pigmentosa 4, a progressive form of retinal degeneration; and EDIT-301 to treat sickle cell disease and beta-thalassemia. In addition, the company is developing gene-edited Natural Killer cell medicines to treat solid tumors; alpha-beta T cells for multiple cancers; and gamma delta T cell therapies to treat cancer, as well as has a early discovery program to develop a therapy to treat a neurological disease. It has a research collaboration with Juno Therapeutics, Inc. to develop engineered T cells for cancer; strategic alliance and option agreement with Allergan Pharmaceuticals International Limited to discover, develop, and commercialize new gene editing medicines for a range of ocular disorders; and research collaboration with Asklepios BioPharmaceutical, Inc. to develop a therapy to treat a neurological disease, as well as research collaboration with AskBio and collaboration with m BlueRock Therapeutics LP. The company was formerly known as Gengine, Inc. and changed its name to Editas Medicine, Inc. in November 2013. Editas Medicine, Inc. was incorporated in 2013 and is headquartered in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Biological products, except diagnostic
Current SymbolNASDAQ:EDIT
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$20.53 million
Book Value$5.12 per share


Net Income$-133,750,000.00


Market Cap$2.66 billion
Next Earnings Date5/6/2021 (Estimated)


EDIT May 28th Options Begin Trading
April 8, 2021 |
Editas Medicine (NASDAQ:EDIT) Trading Down 3.5%
April 7, 2021 |
Editas Medicine (NASDAQ:EDIT) Shares Gap Up to $42.83
April 5, 2021 |
Here's the Holy Grail of Gene Editing
April 2, 2021 |
Editas Medicine (NASDAQ:EDIT) Stock Price Up 7.9%
April 1, 2021 |
Editas Medicine (NASDAQ:EDIT) Stock Price Down 8.5%
March 25, 2021 |
Editas Medicine (NASDAQ:EDIT) Stock Price Up 8.8%
March 22, 2021 |
Editas Medicine (NASDAQ:EDIT) Trading Down 7.1%
March 18, 2021 |
Why Editas Medicine Stock Is Bouncing Back Today
March 9, 2021 |
Truist downgrades shares of Editas Medicine
February 28, 2021 |
Editas Medicine EPS misses by $0.12, beats on revenue
February 26, 2021 |
Editas (EDIT) Misses on Q4 Earnings, Beats on Revenues
February 26, 2021 |
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Overall MarketRank

1.56 out of 5 stars

Medical Sector

425th out of 2,010 stocks

Biological Products, Except Diagnostic Industry

56th out of 177 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 4.0Community Rank: 2.1Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
-1.30 (-3.19 %)
(As of 04/9/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Editas Medicine (NASDAQ:EDIT) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Editas Medicine a buy right now?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Editas Medicine in the last year. There are currently 3 sell ratings, 4 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" Editas Medicine stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in EDIT, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Editas Medicine?

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When is Editas Medicine's next earnings date?

Editas Medicine is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May 6th 2021.
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How were Editas Medicine's earnings last quarter?

Editas Medicine, Inc. (NASDAQ:EDIT) issued its earnings results on Thursday, February, 25th. The company reported ($1.00) earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.81) by $0.19. The firm had revenue of $11.42 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $5.64 million. Editas Medicine had a negative net margin of 99.62% and a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 26.74%. The business's revenue was down 7.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted ($0.74) EPS.
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How has Editas Medicine's stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

Editas Medicine's stock was trading at $20.27 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, EDIT stock has increased by 94.7% and is now trading at $39.46.
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What price target have analysts set for EDIT?

11 brokers have issued 12 month price objectives for Editas Medicine's stock. Their forecasts range from $14.00 to $86.00. On average, they expect Editas Medicine's stock price to reach $50.10 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 27.0% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Editas Medicine's key executives?

Editas Medicine's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. James C. Mullen, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 62, Pay $100.5k)
  • Dr. Feng Zhang, Co-Founder & Scientific Advisory Board Member
  • Dr. George M. Church, Co-Founder & Scientific Advisory Board Member (Age 67)
  • Dr. J. Keith Joung, Co-Founder & Scientific Advisory Board Member
  • Dr. David R. Liu, Co-Founder & Scientific Advisory Board Member
  • Ms. Michelle Robertson, CFO, Principal Accounting Officer, Treasurer & Assistant Sec. (Age 54)
  • Mr. Harry R. Gill III, Sr. VP of Operations (Age 60)
  • Ms. Charlene Stern, Sr. VP & Chief Legal Officer
  • Ms. Clare Carmichael, Chief HR Officer (Age 61)
  • Dr. Richard A. Morgan, Sr. VP of Immunogenetics

Who are some of Editas Medicine's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Editas Medicine own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Editas Medicine investors own include CRISPR Therapeutics (CRSP), NVIDIA (NVDA), Micron Technology (MU), Intellia Therapeutics (NTLA), Square (SQ), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Alibaba Group (BABA), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Cisco Systems (CSCO) and Skyworks Solutions (SWKS).

When did Editas Medicine IPO?

(EDIT) raised $100 million in an initial public offering on Wednesday, February 3rd 2016. The company issued 5,900,000 shares at a price of $16.00-$18.00 per share. Morgan Stanley and J.P. Morgan acted as the underwriters for the IPO and Cowen and Company and JMP Securities were co-managers.

What is Editas Medicine's stock symbol?

Editas Medicine trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "EDIT."

Who are Editas Medicine's major shareholders?

Editas Medicine's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Pacer Advisors Inc. (0.00%) and Carroll Financial Associates Inc. (0.00%). Company insiders that own Editas Medicine stock include Charles Albright, Cynthia Collins and Michelle Robertson.
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Which institutional investors are selling Editas Medicine stock?

EDIT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Pacer Advisors Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Editas Medicine company stock in the last year include Charles Albright, Cynthia Collins, and Michelle Robertson.
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Which institutional investors are buying Editas Medicine stock?

EDIT stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Carroll Financial Associates Inc..
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How do I buy shares of Editas Medicine?

Shares of EDIT 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 Editas Medicine's stock price today?

One share of EDIT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $39.46.

How much money does Editas Medicine make?

Editas Medicine has a market capitalization of $2.66 billion and generates $20.53 million in revenue each year. The company earns $-133,750,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($2.68) on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Editas Medicine have?

Editas Medicine employs 235 workers across the globe.

What is Editas Medicine's official website?

The official website for Editas Medicine is

Where are Editas Medicine's headquarters?

Editas Medicine is headquartered at 11 Hurley Street, Cambridge MA, 02141.

How can I contact Editas Medicine?

Editas Medicine's mailing address is 11 Hurley Street, Cambridge MA, 02141. The company can be reached via phone at 617-401-9000 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 4/10/2021 by Staff
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