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QQQ   380.01
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QQQ   380.01

Twist Bioscience Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.41 (+0.69%)
(As of 01/14/2022 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
793,900 shs
Average Volume
856,830 shs
Market Capitalization
$3.03 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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About Twist Bioscience

Twist Bioscience Corp. develops proprietary semiconductor-based synthetic DNA manufacturing process. It produces synthetic biology tools such as genes, oligo pools, variant libraries, DNA data storage and NGS. The firm also produces agriculture production as well as new applications such as in vivo diagnostics, biodetection and data storage. The company was founded by William Marine Banyai, Emily Marine Leproust and Bill James Peck on February 4, 2013 and is headquartered in San Francisco, CA.


Twist Bioscience (NASDAQ:TWST) Hits New 12-Month Low at $62.31
January 11, 2022 |  americanbankingnews.com
Twist Bioscience (NASDAQ:TWST) Shares Gap Down to $84.50
December 28, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
Twist Bioscience (NASDAQ:TWST) Stock Price Down 4.8%
December 27, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Biological products, except diagnostic
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$132.33 million
Book Value
$11.78 per share


Net Income
$-152.10 million
Net Margins
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$3.03 billion
Not Optionable

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End


Overall MarketRank

2.14 out of 5 stars

Medical Sector

466th out of 1,405 stocks

Biological Products, Except Diagnostic Industry

76th out of 202 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.2Community Rank: 4.4Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Twist Bioscience (NASDAQ:TWST) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Twist Bioscience a buy right now?

5 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Twist Bioscience in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 1 hold rating and 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" Twist Bioscience stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in TWST, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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How has Twist Bioscience's stock been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Twist Bioscience's stock was trading at $28.20 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, TWST stock has increased by 112.1% and is now trading at $59.82.
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Are investors shorting Twist Bioscience?

Twist Bioscience saw a increase in short interest during the month of December. As of December 15th, there was short interest totaling 4,920,000 shares, an increase of 22.1% from the November 30th total of 4,030,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 550,200 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 8.9 days. Currently, 11.0% of the shares of the company are sold short.
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When is Twist Bioscience's next earnings date?

Twist Bioscience is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 3rd 2022.
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How were Twist Bioscience's earnings last quarter?

Twist Bioscience Co. (NASDAQ:TWST) announced its quarterly earnings results on Monday, November, 22nd. The company reported ($0.84) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.80) by $0.04. The company had revenue of $37.95 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $36.26 million. Twist Bioscience had a negative net margin of 114.93% and a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 24.90%. Twist Bioscience's revenue was up 17.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned ($0.54) earnings per share.
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What guidance has Twist Bioscience issued on next quarter's earnings?

Twist Bioscience updated its first quarter 2022 earnings guidance on Monday, December, 6th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $37 million-$39 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $38.78 million.

What price target have analysts set for TWST?

5 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Twist Bioscience's shares. Their forecasts range from $100.00 to $150.00. On average, they anticipate Twist Bioscience's stock price to reach $118.25 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 97.7% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Twist Bioscience's key executives?

Twist Bioscience's management team includes the following people:
  • Emily Marine Leproust, Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
  • Patrick Weiss, Chief Operating Officer (LinkedIn Profile)
  • James M. Thorburn, Chief Financial Officer
  • Siyuan Chen, Chief Technology Officer
  • Aaron K. Sato, Chief Scientific Officer

What is Emily Leproust's approval rating as Twist Bioscience's CEO?

44 employees have rated Twist Bioscience CEO Emily Leproust on Glassdoor.com. Emily Leproust has an approval rating of 83% among Twist Bioscience's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of Twist Bioscience own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Twist Bioscience investors own include CrowdStrike (CRWD), Pfizer (PFE), DocuSign (DOCU), Intel (INTC), NVIDIA (NVDA), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Gilead Sciences (GILD), JD.com (JD), Tesla (TSLA) and Twilio (TWLO).

When did Twist Bioscience IPO?

(TWST) raised $75 million in an initial public offering on Wednesday, October 31st 2018. The company issued 5,000,000 shares at a price of $14.00-$16.00 per share. J.P. Morgan and Cowen acted as the underwriters for the IPO and Allen & Company and Baird were co-managers.

What is Twist Bioscience's stock symbol?

Twist Bioscience trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "TWST."

Who are Twist Bioscience's major shareholders?

Twist Bioscience's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Exchange Traded Concepts LLC (0.03%) and Green Alpha Advisors LLC (0.01%). Company insiders that own Twist Bioscience stock include Emily M Leproust, Emily M Leproust, James M Thorburn, Jan Johannessen, John P Molloy, Keith Crandell, Mark Daniels, Nicolas Barthelemy, Patrick John Finn, Patrick Weiss, Paula Green, Robert Chess and William Banyai.
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Which institutional investors are buying Twist Bioscience stock?

TWST stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Exchange Traded Concepts LLC, and Green Alpha Advisors LLC.
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How do I buy shares of Twist Bioscience?

Shares of TWST 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 Twist Bioscience's stock price today?

One share of TWST stock can currently be purchased for approximately $59.82.

How much money does Twist Bioscience make?

Twist Bioscience has a market capitalization of $3.03 billion and generates $132.33 million in revenue each year. The company earns $-152.10 million in net income (profit) each year or ($3.16) on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Twist Bioscience have?

Twist Bioscience employs 525 workers across the globe.

What is Twist Bioscience's official website?

The official website for Twist Bioscience is www.twistbioscience.com.

Where are Twist Bioscience's headquarters?

Twist Bioscience is headquartered at 681 GATEWAY BLVD., SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO CA, 94080.

How can I contact Twist Bioscience?

Twist Bioscience's mailing address is 681 GATEWAY BLVD., SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO CA, 94080. The company can be reached via phone at (800) 719-0671 or via email at [email protected].

This page was last updated on 1/17/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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