WaferGen Bio-systems Company Profile (NASDAQ:WGBS)

About WaferGen Bio-systems

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
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: WGBS
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $6.80
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $5.74
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $2.78
  • 52-Week Range: $2.50 - $6.90
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -3.73
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $25.70M
  • Outstanding Shares: 3,785,000
  • Beta: 1.29
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: -225.65%
  • Return on Equity: -221.83%
  • Return on Assets: -95.23%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.90%
  • Current Ratio: 1.82%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.53%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for WaferGen Bio-systems (NASDAQ:WGBS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $5.00 (27.54% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for WaferGen Bio-systems (NASDAQ:WGBS)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
3/14/2016Ladenburg Thalmann Financial ServicesLower Price TargetBuy$6.00 -> $5.00View Rating Details
9/17/2015Brean CapitalReiterated RatingBuy$11.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/24/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for WaferGen Bio-systems (NASDAQ:WGBS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
3/6/2017        
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)ViewListenView Earnings Details
3/8/2016Q4($0.29)($0.25)ViewN/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)ViewN/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 History for WaferGen Bio-systems (NASDAQ:WGBS)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 5.78%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 49.77%
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

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us.rd.yahoo.com logoWaferGen Bio-systems Announces 1-for-5 Reverse Stock Split (NASDAQ:WGBS)
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 (NASDAQ:WGBS)
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biz.yahoo.com - November 29 at 1:15 PM
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What is WaferGen Bio-systems' stock symbol?

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

Where is WaferGen Bio-systems' stock going? Where will WaferGen Bio-systems' stock price be in 2017?

1 brokers have issued 12-month price targets for WaferGen Bio-systems' shares. Their predictions range from $5.00 to $5.00. On average, they anticipate WaferGen Bio-systems' share price to reach $5.00 in the next twelve months.

When will WaferGen Bio-systems announce their earnings?

WaferGen Bio-systems is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, March, 6th 2017.

Who owns WaferGen Bio-systems stock?

WaferGen Bio-systems' stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Opaleye Management Inc (5.26%), Opaleye Management Inc (5.14%), Sabby Healthcare Master Fund, Ltd (9.99%) and Opaleye Management Inc. (8.45%).

Who bought WaferGen Bio-systems stock? Who is buying WaferGen Bio-systems stock?

WaferGen Bio-systems' stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Opaleye Management Inc..

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.

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Last Updated on 2/24/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff