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Editas Medicine Stock Forecast, Price & News

-2.31 (-7.69%)
(As of 12/3/2021 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
2.39 million shs
Average Volume
1.08 million shs
Market Capitalization
$1.90 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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About Editas Medicine

Editas Medicine, Inc. engages in the development and commercialization of genome editing technology. Its technology includes clustered, regularly interspaced short palindromic repeats (CRISPR), and CRISPR associated protein 9 (Cas9). The company was founded by Feng Zhang, Jennifer A. Doudna, George McDonald Church, J. Keith Joung and David R. Liu in September 2013 and is headquartered in Cambridge, MA.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Biological products, except diagnostic
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$90.73 million
Book Value
$8.58 per share


Net Income
$-115.98 million
Net Margins
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$1.90 billion

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Fiscal Year End
Next Earnings (Estimated)


Overall MarketRank

2.14 out of 5 stars

Medical Sector

470th out of 1,388 stocks

Biological Products, Except Diagnostic Industry

74th out of 202 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 4.2Community Rank: 4.0Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Editas Medicine (NASDAQ:EDIT) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Editas Medicine a buy right now?

17 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Editas Medicine in the last year. There are currently 3 sell ratings, 5 hold ratings and 9 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research 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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How has Editas Medicine's stock 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 shares have increased by 36.8% and is now trading at $27.72.
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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, February 24th 2022.
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How were Editas Medicine's earnings last quarter?

Editas Medicine, Inc. (NASDAQ:EDIT) posted its earnings results on Monday, November, 8th. The company reported ($0.57) EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.81) by $0.24. The firm earned $6.20 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $4.92 million. Editas Medicine had a negative net margin of 871.91% and a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 38.28%. The company's quarterly revenue was down 90.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business earned $0.12 EPS.
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What price target have analysts set for EDIT?

17 analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Editas Medicine's stock. Their forecasts range from $20.00 to $86.00. On average, they expect Editas Medicine's stock price to reach $57.27 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 106.6% 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:

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 served 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 BlackRock Inc. (7.98%), Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (6.24%), Nikko Asset Management Americas Inc. (6.24%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.75%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (1.64%) and Morgan Stanley (1.33%). Company insiders that own Editas Medicine stock include Bruce Eaton, Charles Albright, Cynthia Collins, James C Mullen, Lisa Anne Michaels, Lisa Anne Michaels 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 Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc., Nikko Asset Management Americas Inc., Two Sigma Advisers LP, BlackRock Inc., Lombard Odier Asset Management Switzerland SA, DDD Partners LLC, Credit Suisse AG, and Citigroup Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Editas Medicine company stock in the last year include Bruce Eaton, Charles Albright, James C Mullen, Lisa Anne Michaels, and Michelle Robertson.
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Which institutional investors are buying Editas Medicine stock?

EDIT stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Victory Capital Management Inc., Lord Abbett & CO. LLC, Citadel Advisors LLC, IMC Chicago LLC, Jane Street Group LLC, Voloridge Investment Management LLC, Eagle Asset Management Inc., and Two Sigma Investments LP.
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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 $27.72.

How much money does Editas Medicine make?

Editas Medicine has a market capitalization of $1.90 billion and generates $90.73 million in revenue each year. The company earns $-115.98 million in net income (profit) each year or ($3.24) 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 www.editasmedicine.com.

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 12/5/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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