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Twist Bioscience Stock Forecast, Price & News

-8.96 (-7.40 %)
(As of 09/24/2021 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
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Volume375,947 shs
Average Volume710,085 shs
Market Capitalization$5.53 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
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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 in February 2013 and is headquartered in San Francisco, CA.


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Overall MarketRank

1.74 out of 5 stars

Medical Sector

836th out of 1,351 stocks

Biological Products, Except Diagnostic Industry

127th out of 193 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.2Community Rank: 4.4Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Twist Bioscience (NASDAQ:TWST) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Twist Bioscience a buy right now?

6 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Twist Bioscience in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 2 hold ratings 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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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Twist Bioscience?

Wall Street analysts have given Twist Bioscience a "Hold" rating, but there may be better buying opportunities in the stock market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new stock ideas, but Twist Bioscience wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five companies may be even better buys.
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When is Twist Bioscience's next earnings date?

Twist Bioscience is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, November 22nd 2021.
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How were Twist Bioscience's earnings last quarter?

Twist Bioscience Co. (NASDAQ:TWST) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August, 5th. The company reported ($0.82) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.75) by $0.07. The business had revenue of $35.02 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $32.43 million. Twist Bioscience had a negative net margin of 106.59% and a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 24.59%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 65.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted ($0.67) EPS.
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How has Twist Bioscience's stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

Twist Bioscience's stock was trading at $28.20 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, TWST shares have increased by 297.6% and is now trading at $112.11.
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What guidance has Twist Bioscience issued on next quarter's earnings?

Twist Bioscience updated its FY 2021 earnings guidance on Friday, September, 3rd. The company provided earnings per share guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $129 million-$132 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $127.12 million.

What price target have analysts set for TWST?

6 brokers have issued twelve-month price objectives for Twist Bioscience's shares. Their forecasts range from $100.00 to $150.00. On average, they expect Twist Bioscience's stock price to reach $118.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 5.3% 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 (IPO) 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 shareholders include ARK Investment Management LLC (10.34%), Vanguard Group Inc. (8.48%), BlackRock Inc. (7.88%), Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (5.17%), Nikko Asset Management Americas Inc. (5.16%) and Invesco Ltd. (3.91%). Company insiders that own Twist Bioscience stock include Bill Peck, 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 major investors are selling Twist Bioscience stock?

TWST stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including ARK Investment Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., Ikarian Capital LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, FMR LLC, Jennison Associates LLC, Invesco Ltd., and Allianz Asset Management GmbH. Company insiders that have sold Twist Bioscience company stock in the last year include 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 major investors are buying Twist Bioscience stock?

TWST stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc., Nikko Asset Management Americas Inc., Vanguard Group Inc., Marshall Wace LLP, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD, Macquarie Group Ltd., and State Street Corp.
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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 $112.11.

How much money does Twist Bioscience make?

Twist Bioscience has a market capitalization of $5.53 billion and generates $90.10 million in revenue each year. The company earns $-139,930,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($3.00) 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 9/25/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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