Endo International PLC (NASDAQ:ENDP) (TSE:ENL)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by research analysts at Mizuho in a report issued on Tuesday. They presently have a $14.00 price target on the stock, down from their previous price target of $19.00. Mizuho’s price target suggests a potential upside of 50.86% from the stock’s previous close.

A number of other research analysts also recently commented on ENDP. Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc. reaffirmed a “hold” rating on shares of Endo International PLC in a research note on Sunday, July 23rd. Deutsche Bank AG dropped their price target on Endo International PLC from $18.00 to $15.00 and set a “buy” rating for the company in a research note on Friday, July 7th. Vetr raised Endo International PLC from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating and set a $11.34 price target for the company in a research note on Wednesday, May 17th. ValuEngine downgraded Endo International PLC from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Friday, September 1st. Finally, Zacks Investment Research downgraded Endo International PLC from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Tuesday, July 11th. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, sixteen have assigned a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $14.49.

Endo International PLC (ENDP) traded up 2.425% during midday trading on Tuesday, hitting $9.505. 3,201,162 shares of the stock traded hands. The stock’s market capitalization is $2.12 billion. Endo International PLC has a 12-month low of $7.41 and a 12-month high of $23.98. The firm’s 50 day moving average is $9.16 and its 200-day moving average is $10.99.

Endo International PLC (NASDAQ:ENDP) (TSE:ENL) last posted its earnings results on Tuesday, August 8th. The company reported $0.93 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.74 by $0.19. Endo International PLC had a positive return on equity of 37.58% and a negative net margin of 126.93%. The company had revenue of $875.73 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $832.66 million. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $0.86 earnings per share. The company’s revenue was down 4.9% on a year-over-year basis. On average, analysts anticipate that Endo International PLC will post $3.51 EPS for the current fiscal year.

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In other news, CEO Paul Campanelli purchased 6,500 shares of Endo International PLC stock in a transaction dated Monday, August 14th. The shares were bought at an average cost of $7.71 per share, for a total transaction of $50,115.00. Following the completion of the acquisition, the chief executive officer now owns 213,620 shares in the company, valued at approximately $1,647,010.20. The acquisition was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available through the SEC website. Also, COO Terrance J. Coughlin purchased 20,000 shares of Endo International PLC stock in a transaction dated Thursday, August 10th. The shares were purchased at an average price of $7.70 per share, for a total transaction of $154,000.00. Following the completion of the acquisition, the chief operating officer now owns 181,369 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,396,541.30. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. Over the last 90 days, insiders have bought 36,000 shares of company stock worth $279,460. Company insiders own 0.50% of the company’s stock.

Several large investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. James Investment Research Inc. bought a new stake in Endo International PLC in the second quarter valued at approximately $113,000. Blair William & Co. IL bought a new stake in Endo International PLC in the second quarter valued at approximately $126,000. Point View Wealth Management Inc. boosted its holdings in Endo International PLC by 16.6% in the second quarter. Point View Wealth Management Inc. now owns 13,331 shares of the company’s stock valued at $149,000 after acquiring an additional 1,900 shares during the last quarter. Riverhead Capital Management LLC boosted its holdings in Endo International PLC by 64.4% in the second quarter. Riverhead Capital Management LLC now owns 15,025 shares of the company’s stock valued at $168,000 after acquiring an additional 5,887 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Bank of Hawaii bought a new stake in Endo International PLC in the second quarter valued at approximately $180,000. Institutional investors own 90.74% of the company’s stock.

About Endo International PLC

Endo International PLC, formerly Endo Health Solutions Inc is a specialty healthcare solutions company focused on branded and generic pharmaceuticals, devices and services. The Company has a portfolio of branded pharmaceuticals that includes brands, such as Lidoderm, Opana ER, Voltaren Gel, Percocet, Frova, Supprelin LA, Vantas, Valstar and Fortesta Gel.

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