WaferGen Bio-systems Company Profile (NASDAQ:WGBS)

About WaferGen Bio-systems (NASDAQ:WGBS)

WaferGen Bio-systems logoWaferGen Bio-systems, Inc. (WaferGen) is engaged in the development, manufacture and sale of genomic technology solutions for single-cell analysis (SCA) and clinical research. The Company focuses on marketing an open format genetic analysis system, the WaferGen SmartChip System. The Company's ICELL8 Single-Cell System is a platform that can isolate a range of single cells and process specific cells for analysis, including Next Generation Sequencing (NGS). ICELL8 is based upon the Company's SmartChip platform, which is also used for profiling and validating molecular biomarkers. The Company's SmartChip is a micro-fabricated chip comprising a range of massively-parallel micro wells that are physically separated from each other. It offers SmartChip System Capabilities, SmartChip Single-Cell Isolation System, SmartChip Target Enrichment (TE) System and Apollo 324 Library Preparation.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Medical
  • Industry: Medical Laboratories & Research
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:WGBS
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.wafergen.com
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $5.96
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $2.96
  • 52 Week Range: $0.50 - $7.00
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -3.73
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Net Margins: -225.65%
  • Return on Equity: -221.83%
  • Return on Assets: -95.23%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.90%
  • Current Ratio: 1.82%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.53%
  • Average Volume: 59,700 shs.
  • Beta: 1.29

Frequently Asked Questions for WaferGen Bio-systems (NASDAQ:WGBS)

What is WaferGen Bio-systems' stock symbol?

WaferGen Bio-systems trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "WGBS."

How were WaferGen Bio-systems' earnings last quarter?

WaferGen Bio-systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:WGBS) posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, August, 9th. The company reported ($0.26) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.18) by $0.08. The company had revenue of $2.50 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.60 million. WaferGen Bio-systems had a negative return on equity of 221.83% and a negative net margin of 225.65%. View WaferGen Bio-systems' Earnings History.

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How do I buy WaferGen Bio-systems stock?

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

How much does a share of WaferGen Bio-systems stock cost?

One share of WaferGen Bio-systems stock can currently be purchased for approximately $6.90.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for WaferGen Bio-systems (NASDAQ:WGBS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for WaferGen Bio-systems (NASDAQ:WGBS)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
3/14/2016Ladenburg Thalmann Financial ServicesLower Price TargetBuy$6.00 -> $5.00N/AView Rating Details
9/17/2015Brean CapitalReiterated RatingBuy$11.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/25/2015 forward)


Earnings History for WaferGen Bio-systems (NASDAQ:WGBS)
Earnings by Quarter for WaferGen Bio-systems (NASDAQ:WGBS)
Earnings History by Quarter for WaferGen Bio-systems (NASDAQ:WGBS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/8/2016Q3($0.13)($0.19)$2.50 million$2.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/9/2016Q216($0.18)($0.26)$2.60 million$2.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/10/2016Q1($0.23)($0.24)$1.93 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/8/2016Q4($0.29)($0.25)$2.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/10/2015Q315($0.61)($0.61)$2.00 million$2.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2015Q215($0.65)($0.67)$2.10 million$1.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/16/2015($0.56)($0.62)$1.61 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2014Q314($1.32)$1.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for WaferGen Bio-systems (NASDAQ:WGBS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-4.30 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-1.85 EPS


Dividend History for WaferGen Bio-systems (NASDAQ:WGBS)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for WaferGen Bio-systems (NASDAQ:WGBS)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 5.78%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 49.77%
Insider Trades by Quarter for WaferGen Bio-systems (NASDAQ:WGBS)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for WaferGen Bio-systems (NASDAQ:WGBS)
Insider Trades by Quarter for WaferGen Bio-systems (NASDAQ:WGBS)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/24/2015Awm Investment Company, Inc.Major ShareholderSell505,282$2.10$1,061,092.20View SEC Filing  
9/22/2015Awm Investment Company, Inc.Major ShareholderSell492,373$2.31$1,137,381.63View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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This page was last updated on 5/25/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff