NanoString Technologies Company Profile (NASDAQ:NSTG)

About NanoString Technologies (NASDAQ:NSTG)

NanoString Technologies logoNanoString Technologies, Inc. develops, manufactures and sells intuitive products that unlock scientifically valuable and clinically actionable biologic information from minute amounts of tissue. The Company is engaged in the development, manufacture and commercialization of instruments, consumables and services for profiling the activity of hundreds of genes and proteins simultaneously from a single tissue sample. The Company's nCounter Analysis System is an automated, multi-application, digital detection and counting system, which directly profiles hundreds of molecules simultaneously using a barcoding technology. The Company markets systems and related consumables to researchers in academic, government and biopharmaceutical laboratories for use in understanding fundamental biology and the molecular basis of diseases, such as cancer, and to clinical laboratories and medical centers for diagnostic use.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Medical
  • Industry: Diagnostic & Testing Substances
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:NSTG
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.nanostring.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $393.71 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 21,690,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $16.17
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $18.12
  • 52 Week Range: $13.06 - $23.45
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -7.20
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $89.86 million
  • Price / Sales: 3.82
  • Book Value: ($0.14) per share
  • Price / Book: -113.14
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: ($42,260,000.00)
  • Net Margins: -57.13%
  • Return on Equity: -6,777.29%
  • Return on Assets: -46.14%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: -15.65%
  • Current Ratio: 2.85%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.40%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 186,800 shs.
  • Beta: 1.09
  • Short Ratio: 6.17
 
Frequently Asked Questions for NanoString Technologies (NASDAQ:NSTG)

What is NanoString Technologies' stock symbol?

NanoString Technologies trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "NSTG."

How were NanoString Technologies' earnings last quarter?

NanoString Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:NSTG) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May, 4th. The company reported ($0.87) EPS for the quarter, meeting the consensus estimate of ($0.87). The business earned $18.10 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $17.53 million. NanoString Technologies had a negative return on equity of 6,777.29% and a negative net margin of 57.13%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 23.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted ($0.74) earnings per share. View NanoString Technologies' Earnings History.

What guidance has NanoString Technologies issued on next quarter's earnings?

NanoString Technologies issued an update on its FY17 earnings guidance on Thursday, May, 4th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of ($2.69)-($2.51) for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of ($2.65). The company issued revenue guidance of $100-105 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $103.39 million.

Where is NanoString Technologies' stock going? Where will NanoString Technologies' stock price be in 2017?

3 analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for NanoString Technologies' stock. Their predictions range from $20.00 to $20.00. On average, they expect NanoString Technologies' share price to reach $20.00 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for NanoString Technologies.

Who are some of NanoString Technologies' key competitors?

Who are NanoString Technologies' key executives?

NanoString Technologies' management team includes the folowing people:

  • William D. Young, Independent Chairman of the Board
  • R. Bradley Gray, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • James A. Johnson, Chief Financial Officer
  • J. Chad Brown, Senior Vice President - Sales and Marketing
  • Mary Tedd Allen, Senior Vice President - Operations
  • Joseph M. Beechem Ph.D., Senior Vice President - Research and Development
  • David W. Ghesquiere, Senior Vice President - Corporate & Business Development
  • Elisha W. Finney, Director
  • Nicholas G. Galakatos Ph.D., Director
  • Robert M. Hershberg M.D. Ph.D., Director

Who owns NanoString Technologies stock?

NanoString Technologies' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include RE Advisers Corp (2.40%) and Bank of Montreal Can (0.04%). Company insiders that own NanoString Technologies stock include Barney Saunders, Charles P Waite Jr, David W Ghesquiere, James A Johnson, R Bradley Gray and Wayne Burns. View Institutional Ownership Trends for NanoString Technologies.

Who bought NanoString Technologies stock? Who is buying NanoString Technologies stock?

NanoString Technologies' stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including RE Advisers Corp and Bank of Montreal Can. View Insider Buying and Selling for NanoString Technologies.

How do I buy NanoString Technologies stock?

Shares of NanoString Technologies can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is NanoString Technologies' stock price today?

One share of NanoString Technologies stock can currently be purchased for approximately $15.84.


MarketBeat Community Rating for NanoString Technologies (NASDAQ NSTG)
Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  102 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  81 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  183
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for NanoString Technologies (NASDAQ:NSTG) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.67)
Consensus Price Target: $20.00 (26.26% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for NanoString Technologies (NASDAQ:NSTG)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
7/14/2017Cowen and CompanyReiterated RatingBuyLowView Rating Details
4/20/2017Morgan StanleyDowngradeOverweight -> Equal Weight$23.00 -> $20.00HighView Rating Details
8/5/2016BTIG ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$20.00N/AView Rating Details
5/8/2016Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
3/15/2016Janney Montgomery ScottInitiated CoverageBuy$21.00N/AView Rating Details
8/5/2015Leerink SwannReiterated RatingBuy$17.00 -> $19.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 7/22/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for NanoString Technologies (NASDAQ:NSTG)
Earnings by Quarter for NanoString Technologies (NASDAQ:NSTG)
Earnings History by Quarter for NanoString Technologies (NASDAQ NSTG)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/4/2017Q1 2017($0.87)($0.87)$17.53 million$18.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/1/2017Q4 2016($0.52)($0.55)$24.90 million$25.23 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/2/2016Q316($0.52)($0.51)$23.46 million$23.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2016Q2($0.66)($0.55)$19.62 million$22.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2016Q1($0.69)($0.74)$14.92 million$14.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/29/2016Q4($0.54)($0.44)$21.12 million$22.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/2/2015Q315($0.50)($0.49)$15.44 million$15.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/4/2015Q215($0.57)($0.66)$12.80 million$13.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/6/2015Q115($0.58)($0.81)$12.10 million$11.59 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/4/2014Q314($0.56)($0.54)$11.80 million$12.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2014Q214($0.71)($0.58)$10.20 million$10.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2014Q114($0.70)($0.56)$8.37 million$8.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/26/2014Q4($0.89)($0.60)$9.61 million$10.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for NanoString Technologies (NASDAQ:NSTG)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-2.63 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-2.2 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for NanoString Technologies (NASDAQ:NSTG)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for NanoString Technologies (NASDAQ:NSTG)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 24.40%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 87.10%
Insider Trades by Quarter for NanoString Technologies (NASDAQ:NSTG)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for NanoString Technologies (NASDAQ:NSTG)
Insider Trades by Quarter for NanoString Technologies (NASDAQ:NSTG)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
4/3/2017R Bradley GrayInsiderSell1,100$20.58$22,638.00View SEC Filing  
12/6/2016Wayne BurnsSVPSell21,666$22.04$477,518.64View SEC Filing  
11/21/2016Charles P Waite JrDirectorSell588,024$21.25$12,495,510.00View SEC Filing  
11/11/2016Barney SaundersSVPSell11,983$22.48$269,377.84View SEC Filing  
11/11/2016James A JohnsonCFOSell10,000$22.57$225,700.00View SEC Filing  
11/11/2016R Bradley GrayInsiderSell37,325$22.49$839,439.25View SEC Filing  
10/26/2016Charles P Waite JrDirectorSell42,489$20.56$873,573.84View SEC Filing  
9/8/2016Charles P Waite JrDirectorSell29,105$16.51$480,523.55View SEC Filing  
9/7/2016Wayne BurnsSVPSell3,961$16.50$65,356.50View SEC Filing  
8/30/2016Charles P Waite JrDirectorSell111,060$16.57$1,840,264.20View SEC Filing  
8/25/2016Charles P Waite JrDirectorSell40,363$16.59$669,622.17View SEC Filing  
8/22/2016Charles P Waite JrDirectorSell72,145$16.61$1,198,328.45View SEC Filing  
8/16/2016Charles P Waite JrDirectorSell257,698$16.55$4,264,901.90View SEC Filing  
3/2/2016David W GhesquiereSVPSell1,321$14.86$19,630.06View SEC Filing  
8/13/2015Wayne BurnsSVPSell30,000$14.93$447,900.00View SEC Filing  
12/2/2014Barney SaundersSVPSell30,000$14.93$447,900.00View SEC Filing  
11/14/2014Charles P Waite JrDirectorSell14,632$12.25$179,242.00View SEC Filing  
9/8/2014Charles P Waite JrDirectorSell45,000$11.21$504,450.00View SEC Filing  
9/5/2014Charles P Waite JrDirectorSell86,942$11.17$971,142.14View SEC Filing  
9/3/2014Ovp Venture Partners Vi LpMajor ShareholderSell35,000$11.15$390,250.00View SEC Filing  
8/19/2014Charles P Waite JrDirectorSell1,700$12.01$20,417.00View SEC Filing  
8/19/2014Ovp Venture Partners Vi LpMajor ShareholderSell20,257$12.05$244,096.85View SEC Filing  
8/18/2014Charles P Waite JrDirectorSell18,557$12.05$223,611.85View SEC Filing  
8/18/2014Ovp Venture Partners Vi LpMajor ShareholderSell11,925$12.05$143,696.25View SEC Filing  
8/15/2014Ovp Venture Partners Vi LpMajor ShareholderSell28,801$12.36$355,980.36View SEC Filing  
6/13/2014Charles P Waite JrDirectorSell166,755$15.08$2,514,665.40View SEC Filing  
6/13/2014Wayne BurnsSVPSell4,900$15.01$73,549.00View SEC Filing  
6/12/2014Barney SaundersSVPSell28,000$15.04$421,120.00View SEC Filing  
6/10/2014Ovp Venture Partners Vi LpMajor ShareholderSell160,000$15.48$2,476,800.00View SEC Filing  
6/9/2014Wayne BurnsSVPSell20,100$15.76$316,776.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2013Lifesciences Ii L.P. ClarusMajor ShareholderBuy750,000$10.00$7,500,000.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for NanoString Technologies (NASDAQ:NSTG)
Latest Headlines for NanoString Technologies (NASDAQ:NSTG)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoNanoString Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:NSTG) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 17 at 12:04 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoQuotient Limited (QTNT) & NanoString Technologies (NSTG) Financial Comparison
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 17 at 11:30 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNanoString Technologies, Inc. (NSTG) Stock Rating Lowered by BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 16 at 11:26 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNanoString Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:NSTG) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Cowen and Company
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 15 at 8:06 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNanoString to Release Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results and Host Conference Call on Tuesday, August 8, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 11 at 5:52 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks Investment Research Lowers NanoString Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:NSTG) to Sell
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 6 at 9:00 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo Analysts Expect NanoString Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:NSTG) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $29.87 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 5 at 9:51 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNanoString Appoints J. Chad Brown as Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing
finance.yahoo.com - July 5 at 9:02 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNanoString Technologies, Inc. (NSTG) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 5 at 7:48 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Brokerages Anticipate NanoString Technologies, Inc. (NSTG) to Announce -$0.64 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 3 at 4:27 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNanoString Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:NSTG) Upgraded at ValuEngine
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 1 at 8:08 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNanoString Technologies, Inc. (NSTG) Stock Rating Lowered by ValuEngine
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 13 at 3:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo$29.87 Million in Sales Expected for NanoString Technologies Inc (NSTG) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 9 at 1:30 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo-$0.66 Earnings Per Share Expected for NanoString Technologies Inc (NSTG) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 7 at 2:14 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNanoString Technologies Announces Closing of Public Offering of 3,450,000 Shares of Common Stock Including Exercise in Full of Option to Purchase Additional Shares
finance.yahoo.com - June 6 at 7:38 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNanoString Technologies Inc (NSTG) Upgraded to "Hold" by ValuEngine
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 3 at 11:58 PM
streetinsider.com logoNanoString Technologies (NSTG) Prices 3M Common Stock Offering at $16.75/Share
www.streetinsider.com - June 1 at 7:45 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNanoString Technologies Announces Pricing of Offering of 3,000,000 Shares of Common Stock
finance.yahoo.com - June 1 at 7:45 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNanoString Technologies Announces Offering of Common Stock
finance.yahoo.com - May 31 at 7:14 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNanoString Highlights Record Number of nCounter-Related Research Abstracts Showcasing Advances in Precision Oncology at the 53rd Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)
finance.yahoo.com - May 26 at 5:10 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to NanoString Technologies, Inc. : May 22, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 22 at 6:08 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks Investment Research Upgrades NanoString Technologies Inc (NSTG) to Hold
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 14 at 9:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNanoString Technologies Inc (NSTG) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $23.97 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 13 at 8:00 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to NanoString Technologies, Inc. : May 11, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 11 at 7:22 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNanoString Technologies Inc (NSTG) Expected to Post Earnings of -$0.64 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 11 at 6:28 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNanoString Technologies, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : NSTG-US : May 11, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 11 at 9:15 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNanoString Appoints Elisha W. Finney to Board of Directors
finance.yahoo.com - May 10 at 12:00 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNanoString Technologies, Inc. :NSTG-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 10, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 10 at 12:00 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNanoString Technologies Inc (NSTG) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 8 at 5:44 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNanoString Technologies Inc (NSTG) Updates FY17 Earnings Guidance
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 6 at 1:00 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNanoString Technologies Inc (NSTG) Releases FY17 Earnings Guidance
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 6 at 12:40 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of NSTG earnings conference call or presentation 4-May-17 8:30pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - May 5 at 9:08 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNanoString Technologies (NSTG) Receiving Positive News Coverage, Report Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 9:37 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNanoString Technologies Releases Operating Results for First Quarter of 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 4 at 6:59 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNanoString reports 1Q loss
finance.yahoo.com - May 4 at 6:59 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoInvestor Network: NanoString Technologies, Inc. to Host Earnings Call
finance.yahoo.com - May 4 at 11:17 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNanoString Technologies (NSTG) Getting Critical News Coverage, Report Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 30 at 7:46 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to NanoString Technologies, Inc. : April 28, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 28 at 7:55 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNanoString Technologies (NSTG) Earning Favorable Media Coverage, Analysis Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 27 at 2:02 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Favorable News Coverage Extremely Likely to Impact NanoString Technologies (NSTG) Stock Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 24 at 7:00 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNanoString Technologies Inc (NSTG) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $17.57 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 22 at 7:23 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo-$0.84 EPS Expected for NanoString Technologies Inc (NSTG) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 21 at 12:13 AM
nasdaq.com logoMid-Morning Market Update: Markets Edge Higher; Verizon Profit Misses Expectations
www.nasdaq.com - April 20 at 6:58 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Critical Press Coverage Likely to Impact NanoString Technologies (NSTG) Stock Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 20 at 5:51 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNanoString Technologies Inc (NSTG) Rating Lowered to Equal Weight at Morgan Stanley
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 20 at 8:14 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNanoString Technologies, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : NSTG-US : April 19, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 19 at 10:12 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNanoString Technologies (NSTG) Earns Daily News Sentiment Score of 0.31
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 14 at 2:24 PM
nasdaq.com logoNanoString Technologies to Release First Quarter 2017 Financial Results and Host Conference Call on
www.nasdaq.com - April 7 at 11:34 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNanoString Technologies to Release First Quarter 2017 Financial Results and Host Conference Call on Thursday, May 4, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 11:34 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNanoString Technologies Inc (NSTG) Insider R Bradley Gray Sells 1,100 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 5 at 9:16 PM

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