NASDAQ:HBIO - Harvard Bioscience Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$5.10 -0.05 (-0.97 %)
(As of 07/18/2018 06:39 AM ET)
Previous Close$5.15
Today's Range$5.05 - $5.20
52-Week Range$2.35 - $6.15
Volume77,100 shs
Average Volume306,083 shs
Market Capitalization$185.30 million
P/E Ratio73.57
Dividend YieldN/A
Harvard Bioscience logoHarvard Bioscience, Inc. develops, manufactures, and markets scientific instruments, systems, and lab consumables used in life science basic research, drug discovery, and clinical and environmental testing. The company offers physiology, cell, and molecular instruments, such as traditional syringe pump and peristaltic pump products, as well as a range of instruments and accessories for tissue, organ, and animal based lab research under the Harvard Apparatus, CMA Microdialysis, Panlab, Coulbourn, and Hugo Sachs brands; and spectrophotometers, microplate readers, amino acid analyzers, gel electrophoresis equipment, and electroporation instruments that are marketed under the Biochrom, Libra, WPA, BioDrop, Hoefer, Scie-plas, and BTX brand names. It also designs, develops, and manufactures precision electrophysiology equipment specializing in patch clamp amplifiers, and manual and automated patch clamp systems under the HEKA brand; manufactures tools for electrophysiology and cell biology research consisting of cell chambers, perfusion controllers, temperature controllers, microincubation systems, and bio-sensing systems under the Warner Instruments brand; and designs and develops in vivo neural interface systems under the TBSI brand for neuroscience research, primarily in the fields of electrophysiology, psychology, neurology, and pharmacology. In addition, the company is involved in the development and manufacture of precision scientific measuring instrumentation and equipment under the Multi-Channel Systems brand; and physiologic monitoring focused on delivering preclinical products, systems, services, and solutions. Harvard Bioscience, Inc. markets its products in approximately 100 countries through sales organization, Websites, catalogs, and distributors to research scientists at universities, hospitals, government laboratories, and pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies. The company was founded in 1901 and is headquartered in Holliston, Massachusetts.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Analytical instruments
Sub-IndustryLife Sciences Tools & Services
SectorComputer and Technology


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.78
Current Ratio2.50
Quick Ratio1.25


Trailing P/E Ratio73.57
Forward P/E Ratio51.00
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$101.88 million
Price / Sales1.80
Cash Flow$0.1625 per share
Price / Cash31.39
Book Value$2.32 per share
Price / Book2.20


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.05
Net Income$-860,000.00
Net Margins-3.70%
Return on Equity2.79%
Return on Assets1.75%


Outstanding Shares35,980,000
Market Cap$185.30

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Harvard Bioscience (NASDAQ:HBIO) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Harvard Bioscience's stock symbol?

Harvard Bioscience trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "HBIO."

How were Harvard Bioscience's earnings last quarter?

Harvard Bioscience, Inc. (NASDAQ:HBIO) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May, 2nd. The medical instruments supplier reported $0.03 earnings per share for the quarter, meeting the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.03. The medical instruments supplier had revenue of $26.76 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $27.50 million. Harvard Bioscience had a negative net margin of 3.70% and a positive return on equity of 2.79%. View Harvard Bioscience's Earnings History.

When is Harvard Bioscience's next earnings date?

Harvard Bioscience is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July, 25th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Harvard Bioscience.

What price target have analysts set for HBIO?

2 brokers have issued 1-year price targets for Harvard Bioscience's shares. Their forecasts range from $8.00 to $11.00. On average, they anticipate Harvard Bioscience's stock price to reach $9.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 86.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings for Harvard Bioscience.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Harvard Bioscience?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Harvard Bioscience in the last year. There are currently 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."

Who are some of Harvard Bioscience's key competitors?

Who are Harvard Bioscience's key executives?

Harvard Bioscience's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Jeffrey A. Duchemin, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 52)
  • Mr. Robert E. Gagnon, CFO & Treasurer (Age 44)
  • Mr. Yong Sun, VP of Commercial Operations (Age 54)
  • Mr. Corey Manchester, Director of Fin. & Investor Relations

Has Harvard Bioscience been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about HBIO stock have trended somewhat negative on Wednesday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Harvard Bioscience earned a news impact score of -0.02 on Accern's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the medical instruments supplier an impact score of 45.24 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future.

How do I buy shares of Harvard Bioscience?

Shares of HBIO 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 Harvard Bioscience's stock price today?

One share of HBIO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $5.10.

How big of a company is Harvard Bioscience?

Harvard Bioscience has a market capitalization of $185.30 million and generates $101.88 million in revenue each year. The medical instruments supplier earns $-860,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $0.05 on an earnings per share basis. Harvard Bioscience employs 434 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Harvard Bioscience?

Harvard Bioscience's mailing address is 84 OCTOBER HILL ROAD, HOLLISTON MA, 01746. The medical instruments supplier can be reached via phone at 508-893-8999 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Harvard Bioscience (NASDAQ HBIO)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  138 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  141 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  279
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This page was last updated on 7/18/2018 by Staff

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