Vetr upgraded shares of Clovis Oncology Inc. (NASDAQ:CLVS) from a sell rating to a buy rating in a report issued on Monday morning. They currently have $39.27 price objective on the biopharmaceutical company’s stock.

CLVS has been the topic of several other reports. Stifel Nicolaus set a $45.00 price target on shares of Clovis Oncology and gave the company a buy rating in a research report on Wednesday, October 5th. SunTrust Banks Inc. restated a buy rating and set a $27.65 target price on shares of Clovis Oncology in a research report on Wednesday, September 14th. Janney Montgomery Scott lowered shares of Clovis Oncology from a buy rating to a neutral rating and raised their target price for the stock from $35.00 to $36.00 in a research report on Wednesday, September 21st. JPMorgan Chase & Co. restated a hold rating and set a $13.00 target price on shares of Clovis Oncology in a research report on Tuesday, August 9th. Finally, Piper Jaffray Cos. restated a neutral rating and set a $14.00 target price on shares of Clovis Oncology in a research report on Thursday, August 25th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, six have assigned a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of Hold and a consensus price target of $36.41.

Clovis Oncology (NASDAQ:CLVS) opened at 34.27 on Monday. The firm’s market cap is $1.32 billion. The firm has a 50 day moving average of $32.38 and a 200 day moving average of $23.00. Clovis Oncology has a 1-year low of $11.57 and a 1-year high of $40.29.

Clovis Oncology (NASDAQ:CLVS) last released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November 3rd. The biopharmaceutical company reported ($1.70) EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of ($1.95) by $0.25. During the same quarter last year, the business earned ($2.62) earnings per share. On average, equities research analysts expect that Clovis Oncology will post ($8.97) EPS for the current year.

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Institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of the stock. Quantbot Technologies LP acquired a new position in shares of Clovis Oncology during the third quarter worth approximately $103,000. BlackRock Inc. increased its position in shares of Clovis Oncology by 12.4% in the third quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 2,875 shares of the biopharmaceutical company’s stock worth $103,000 after buying an additional 318 shares in the last quarter. Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC acquired a new position in shares of Clovis Oncology during the second quarter worth approximately $144,000. Fox Run Management L.L.C. acquired a new position in shares of Clovis Oncology during the second quarter worth approximately $154,000. Finally, DIAM Co. Ltd. acquired a new position in shares of Clovis Oncology during the third quarter worth approximately $168,000.

Clovis Oncology Company Profile

Clovis Oncology, Inc is a biopharmaceutical company focused on acquiring, developing and commercializing anti-cancer agents in the United States, Europe and other international markets. The Company is developing approximately three product candidates: Rociletinib, Rucaparib and Lucitanib. Rociletinib is an oral epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR), mutant-selective covalent inhibitor that is under review with the United States and European regulatory authorities for the treatment of non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) in patients with activating EGFR mutations, as well as the resistance mutation, T790M.

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