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: Healthcare
  • Industry: Medical Diagnostic & Testing Equipment
  • 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
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -3.73
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: -153.30%
  • Return on Equity: -463.27%
  • Return on Assets: -111.39%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.90%
  • Current Ratio: 1.82%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.53%
Misc:
  • 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) announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, August, 9th. The company reported ($0.26) earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.18) by $0.08. The firm earned $2.50 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $2.60 million. WaferGen Bio-systems had a negative return on equity of 463.27% and a negative net margin of 153.30%. View WaferGen Bio-systems' Earnings History.

Who are some of WaferGen Bio-systems' key competitors?

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.

What is WaferGen Bio-systems' stock price today?

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


MarketBeat Community Rating for WaferGen Bio-systems (NASDAQ WGBS)
Community Ranking:  3.1 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  48 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  29 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  77
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for WaferGen Bio-systems (NASDAQ:WGBS) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
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)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
3/14/2016Ladenburg Thalmann Financial ServicesLower Price TargetBuy$6.00 -> $5.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/22/2015 forward)

Earnings

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)

Estimates

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

Dividends

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)

Headlines

Headline Trends for WaferGen Bio-systems (NASDAQ:WGBS)
Latest Headlines for WaferGen Bio-systems (NASDAQ:WGBS)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoCritical Review: Varex Imaging (VREX) and WaferGen Bio-systems (WGBS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 20 at 4:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoComparing VAREX IMAGING (VREX) & WaferGen Bio-systems (WGBS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 20 at 6:14 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoReviewing WaferGen Bio-systems (NASDAQ:WGBS) and Vascular Solutions (VASC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 5 at 4:18 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWaferGen Bio-systems (WGBS) & Vascular Solutions (VASC) Head to Head Review
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 27 at 2:35 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoVascular Solutions (VASC) vs. WaferGen Bio-systems (NASDAQ:WGBS) Head-To-Head Analysis
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 19 at 4:13 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWaferGen Bio-systems (NASDAQ:WGBS) & Cepheid (CPHD) Head to Head Review
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 19 at 12:21 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCritical Survey: WaferGen Bio-systems (WGBS) versus Oxford Immunotec Global PLC (OXFD)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 18 at 10:04 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHead-To-Head Survey: Oxford Immunotec Global PLC (OXFD) vs. WaferGen Bio-systems (NASDAQ:WGBS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 10 at 8:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoComparing Vascular Solutions (VASC) and WaferGen Bio-systems (WGBS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 9 at 6:18 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWaferGen Bio-systems (WGBS) and Cepheid (CPHD) Head to Head Survey
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 26 at 2:26 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWaferGen Bio-systems, Inc. (WGBS) Set to Announce Earnings on Monday
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 6 at 7:04 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoWAFERGEN BIO-SYSTEMS, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Termination of a Material Definitive Agreement, Completion of Acquisit
biz.yahoo.com - March 1 at 8:39 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWaferGen Bio-systems Reports Revenue Growth in Fourth Quarter of 2016
finance.yahoo.com - February 17 at 7:25 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoWAFERGEN BIO-SYSTEMS, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements an
biz.yahoo.com - February 17 at 7:25 AM
feeds.benzinga.com logo22 Stocks Moving In Wednesday's Pre-Market Session
feeds.benzinga.com - January 11 at 9:57 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWaferGen Bio-systems Regains Compliance with Nasdaq Listing Requirements - Yahoo Finance
finance.yahoo.com - December 17 at 6:07 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoWaferGen Bio-systems Regains Compliance with Nasdaq Listing Requirements
us.rd.yahoo.com - December 16 at 6:27 AM
streetinsider.com logoWaferGen Bio-Systems (WGBS) Announces One-for-Five Reverse Stock Split
www.streetinsider.com - November 30 at 11:50 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoWaferGen Bio-systems Announces 1-for-5 Reverse Stock Split
us.rd.yahoo.com - November 30 at 11:50 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo12:02 pm WaferGen Bio-Systems announces a 1:5 reverse stock split on its common stock; stock will begin trading on a split-adjusted basis at the open tomorrow
us.rd.yahoo.com - November 30 at 11:50 AM

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