Veracyte Stock Forecast, Price & News

-1.47 (-2.67 %)
(As of 04/14/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $53.57
50-Day Range
MA: $52.84
52-Week Range
Now: $53.57
Volume518,027 shs
Average Volume1.00 million shs
Market Capitalization$3.59 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Veracyte, Inc. operates as a genomic diagnostics company in the United States and internationally. The company offers Afirma Genomic Sequencing Classifier and Xpression Atlas, which are used to identify patients with benign thyroid nodules among those with indeterminate cytopathology results in order to rule out unnecessary thyroid surgery; Percepta Genomic Sequencing Classifier for lung cancer diagnosis; Envisia Genomic Classifier that help physicians to differentiate idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis from other interstitial lung diseases without the need for surgery; and Prosigna Breast Cancer Prognostic Gene Signature Assay test that informs next steps for patients with early-stage breast cancer, as well as provides cancer subtype classification information. It is also developing nasal swab test for early lung cancer detection; Percepta Genomic Atlas for genomic profiling information on small samples of the tumor biopsy; Envisia Classifier, the nCounter analysis system; and LymphMark for lymphoma subtyping test. Veracyte, Inc. has biopharmaceutical collaborations with Johnson & Johnson; Acerta Pharma; Loxo Oncology, Inc.; and Bayer AG. The company was formerly known as Calderome, Inc. and changed its name to Veracyte, Inc. in March 2008. Veracyte, Inc. was incorporated in 2006 and is headquartered in South San Francisco, California.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Medical laboratories
Current SymbolNASDAQ:VCYT
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$120.37 million
Book Value$4.90 per share


Net Income$-12,600,000.00


Market Cap$3.59 billion
Next Earnings Date5/5/2021 (Estimated)


Veracyte (NASDAQ:VCYT) Trading Up 7%
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Veracyte (NASDAQ:VCYT) Trading 6.4% Higher
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Veracyte (NASDAQ:VCYT) Sees Strong Trading Volume
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Veracyte (NASDAQ:VCYT) Trading Up 6.4%
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Overall MarketRank

1.19 out of 5 stars

Medical Sector

921st out of 2,019 stocks

Medical Laboratories Industry

16th out of 39 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.3Community Rank: 3.0Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
-1.47 (-2.67 %)
(As of 04/14/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Veracyte (NASDAQ:VCYT) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Veracyte a buy right now?

8 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Veracyte in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 1 hold rating and 6 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Veracyte stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Veracyte?

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

Veracyte is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 5th 2021.
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How were Veracyte's earnings last quarter?

Veracyte, Inc. (NASDAQ:VCYT) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, February, 17th. The biotechnology company reported ($0.14) EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.09) by $0.05. The biotechnology company earned $34.54 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $34.53 million. Veracyte had a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 12.27% and a negative net margin of 30.46%.
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How has Veracyte's stock been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Veracyte's stock was trading at $23.55 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, VCYT stock has increased by 127.5% and is now trading at $53.57.
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What guidance has Veracyte issued on next quarter's earnings?

Veracyte updated its fourth quarter 2020 Pre-Market earnings guidance on Wednesday, February, 3rd. The company provided EPS guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $34-35 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $33.49 million.

What price target have analysts set for VCYT?

8 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Veracyte's shares. Their forecasts range from $48.00 to $88.00. On average, they expect Veracyte's stock price to reach $66.14 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 23.5% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Veracyte's key executives?

Veracyte's management team includes the following people:
  • Ms. Bonnie H. Anderson, Co-Founder, Chairman & CEO (Age 63, Pay $1.16M)
  • Mr. Keith S. Kennedy C.F.A., CPA, CFA, CPA, CFO & COO (Age 51, Pay $866.97k)
  • Dr. Giulia C. Kennedy Ph.D., Chief Scientific & Medical Officer (Age 62, Pay $677.7k)
  • Mr. John Walter Hanna Jr., Chief Commercial Officer and GM of Endocrinology, Breast Cancer & Lymphoma (Age 40, Pay $583.3k)
  • Mr. Mark Ho, Principal Accounting Officer (Age 48)
  • Mr. Ashish Kheterpal, Chief Information Officer
  • Ms. Tracy Morris, VP of Corp. Communications & Investor Relations
  • Mr. James H. Erlinger III, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 63)
  • Ms. Jessica Meng, VP of Marketing
  • Dr. Alfred Bowie Jr., VP of Corp. & Bus. Devel.

Who are some of Veracyte's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Veracyte own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Veracyte investors own include Hawkins (HWKN), Invitae (NVTA), AbbVie (ABBV), CA (CA), CRISPR Therapeutics (CRSP), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Editas Medicine (EDIT), NVIDIA (NVDA), Exelixis (EXEL) and NeoGenomics (NEO).

What is Veracyte's stock symbol?

Veracyte trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "VCYT."

Who are Veracyte's major shareholders?

Veracyte's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Calamos Advisors LLC (0.08%), EFG Asset Management Americas Corp. (0.01%), Phoenix Wealth Advisors (0.01%) and Pacer Advisors Inc. (0.00%). Company insiders that own Veracyte stock include Bonnie H Anderson, Christopher M Hall, Evan/ Fa Jones, Giulia C Kennedy, John Walter Hanna Jr, John Walter Hanna, Jr, Keith Kennedy, Kevin K Gordon, Mark Ho and Robert S Epstein.
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Which institutional investors are selling Veracyte stock?

VCYT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Phoenix Wealth Advisors, and Pacer Advisors Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Veracyte company stock in the last year include Bonnie H Anderson, Evan/ Fa Jones, Giulia C Kennedy, John Walter Hanna Jr, John Walter Hanna, Jr, Keith Kennedy, Kevin K Gordon, Mark Ho, and Robert S Epstein.
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Which institutional investors are buying Veracyte stock?

VCYT stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Calamos Advisors LLC, and EFG Asset Management Americas Corp..
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How do I buy shares of Veracyte?

Shares of VCYT 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 Veracyte's stock price today?

One share of VCYT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $53.57.

How much money does Veracyte make?

Veracyte has a market capitalization of $3.59 billion and generates $120.37 million in revenue each year. The biotechnology company earns $-12,600,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.27) on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Veracyte have?

Veracyte employs 320 workers across the globe.

What is Veracyte's official website?

The official website for Veracyte is

Where are Veracyte's headquarters?

Veracyte is headquartered at 6000 SHORELINE COURT SUITE 300, SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO CA, 94080.

How can I contact Veracyte?

Veracyte's mailing address is 6000 SHORELINE COURT SUITE 300, SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO CA, 94080. The biotechnology company can be reached via phone at 650-243-6300 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 4/14/2021 by Staff
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