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NASDAQ:EXASEXACT Sciences Stock Price, Forecast & News

+2.86 (+3.08 %)
(As of 07/15/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $95.84
50-Day Range
MA: $87.24
52-Week Range
Now: $95.84
Volume1.34 million shs
Average Volume1.22 million shs
Market Capitalization$14.37 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Exact Sciences Corporation, a molecular diagnostics company, focuses on developing products for the early detection and prevention of various cancers in the United States. The company offers Cologuard, a non-invasive stool-based DNA screening test for the early detection of colorectal cancer and pre-cancer. It has license agreements with MAYO Foundation for Medical Education and Research; and Hologic, Inc. Exact Sciences Corporation was founded in 1995 and is headquartered in Madison, Wisconsin.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.5Community Rank: 3.1Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.65 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Commercial physical research
Current SymbolNASDAQ:EXAS



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$876.29 million
Book Value$17.62 per share


Net Income$-83,990,000.00


Market Cap$14.37 billion
Next Earnings Date7/30/2020 (Confirmed)

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EXACT Sciences (NASDAQ:EXAS) Frequently Asked Questions

How has EXACT Sciences' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

EXACT Sciences' stock was trading at $57.82 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, EXAS shares have increased by 65.8% and is now trading at $95.84. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of EXACT Sciences?

16 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for EXACT Sciences in the last year. There are currently 16 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for EXACT Sciences.

When is EXACT Sciences' next earnings date?

EXACT Sciences is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, July 30th 2020. View our earnings forecast for EXACT Sciences.

How can I listen to EXACT Sciences' earnings call?

EXACT Sciences will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, July 30th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were EXACT Sciences' earnings last quarter?

EXACT Sciences Co. (NASDAQ:EXAS) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, May, 6th. The medical research company reported ($0.71) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.59) by $0.12. The medical research company had revenue of $347.80 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $347.47 million. EXACT Sciences had a negative return on equity of 13.98% and a negative net margin of 10.04%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 114.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the business posted ($0.66) EPS. View EXACT Sciences' earnings history.

What guidance has EXACT Sciences issued on next quarter's earnings?

EXACT Sciences issued an update on its first quarter 2020 After-Hours earnings guidance on Tuesday, April, 21st. The company provided earnings per share guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $348-348 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $240.68 million.

What price target have analysts set for EXAS?

16 brokerages have issued 1 year target prices for EXACT Sciences' shares. Their forecasts range from $70.00 to $135.00. On average, they anticipate EXACT Sciences' share price to reach $107.33 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 12.0% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for EXACT Sciences.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about EXACT Sciences stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about EXACT Sciences stock:
  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Exact Sciences’ higher Cologuard volumes boosted its legacy Screening business. Gross margin expansion and an overall strong solvency are also encouraging. Continued strong demand for tests needed for cancer treatment mitigated the overall revenue impact. Delivery of critical care and accelerated launch of its telehealth site to lessen direct interactions with health care providers during the pandemic are noteworthy. Its performance in the first quarter of 2020 was robust with better-than-expected revenues, thanks to the Genomic Health acquisition. Yet, fewer patient visits and surgery deferrals due to COVID-19 are concerning. Sole reliance on Cologuard and competitive headwinds are other major downsides. Rising expenses and operating loss also do not bode well. Overall, Exact Sciences has underperformed its industry over the past six months." (7/13/2020)
  • 2. Canaccord Genuity analysts commented, "We are buyers of EXAS following the unusual 10% weakness in shares today, which we believe were part of the overall selloff today in diagnostics (and software stocks), where much of the alpha in the overall stock market has come from; and what we believe is likely certain funds pressuring EXAS following a cost effectiveness study published last week, but got a lot more attention today on the Street. We believe this is a buy-on- weakness opportunity on shares of EXAS given a handful of deep flaws used in the study." (9/10/2019)

Has EXACT Sciences been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about EXAS stock have trended negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. EXACT Sciences earned a daily sentiment score of -2.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the medical research company a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future. View the latest news about EXACT Sciences.

Who are some of EXACT Sciences' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of EXACT Sciences own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other EXACT Sciences investors own include Novavax (NVAX), NVIDIA (NVDA), Alibaba Group (BABA), Micron Technology (MU), salesforce.com (CRM), Paypal (PYPL), Square (SQ), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Aduro BioTech (ADRO) and Netflix (NFLX).

Who are EXACT Sciences' key executives?

EXACT Sciences' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Kevin T. Conroy, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 53)
  • Mr. Jeffrey T. Elliott CFA, Chief Financial Officer (Age 41)
  • Mr. Graham P. Lidgard, Chief Science Officer (Age 70)
  • Mr. D. Scott Coward, Chief Admin. Officer, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 54)
  • Mr. Mark Stenhouse, Pres of Cologuard (Age 52)

What is EXACT Sciences' stock symbol?

EXACT Sciences trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "EXAS."

Who are EXACT Sciences' major shareholders?

EXACT Sciences' stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Factory Mutual Insurance Co. (0.44%), American National Bank (0.03%), Gateway Investment Advisers LLC (0.03%), Envestnet Asset Management Inc. (0.02%), Grassi Investment Management (0.01%) and Curbstone Financial Management Corp (0.01%). Company insiders that own EXACT Sciences stock include D Scott Coward, G Bradley Cole, Graham Peter Lidgard, Jacob A Orville, James Edward Doyle, Jeffrey Thomas Elliott, Katherine S Zanotti, Kevin T Conroy, Mark Stenhouse, Michael S Wyzga, Scott C Johnson and Thomas D Carey. View institutional ownership trends for EXACT Sciences.

Which institutional investors are selling EXACT Sciences stock?

EXAS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including American National Bank, Gateway Investment Advisers LLC, Factory Mutual Insurance Co., IFM Investors Pty Ltd, Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Grassi Investment Management, Endurance Wealth Management Inc., and Fluent Financial LLC. Company insiders that have sold EXACT Sciences company stock in the last year include G Bradley Cole, Jacob A Orville, James Edward Doyle, Jeffrey Thomas Elliott, Katherine S Zanotti, Kevin T Conroy, Mark Stenhouse, and Scott C Johnson. View insider buying and selling activity for EXACT Sciences.

Which institutional investors are buying EXACT Sciences stock?

EXAS stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including IBM Retirement Fund, Fulton Bank N. A., Clarus Wealth Advisors, Exchange Traded Concepts LLC, DNB Asset Management AS, Toth Financial Advisory Corp, and Curbstone Financial Management Corp. View insider buying and selling activity for EXACT Sciences.

How do I buy shares of EXACT Sciences?

Shares of EXAS 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is EXACT Sciences' stock price today?

One share of EXAS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $95.84.

How big of a company is EXACT Sciences?

EXACT Sciences has a market capitalization of $14.37 billion and generates $876.29 million in revenue each year. The medical research company earns $-83,990,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($1.49) on an earnings per share basis. EXACT Sciences employs 4,110 workers across the globe.

What is EXACT Sciences' official website?

The official website for EXACT Sciences is www.exactsciences.com.

How can I contact EXACT Sciences?

EXACT Sciences' mailing address is 441 CHARMANY DRIVE, MADISON WI, 53719. The medical research company can be reached via phone at 608-284-5700.

This page was last updated on 7/16/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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