Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Vernalis (OTCMKTS:VNLPY) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research note released on Friday. The firm currently has $0.25 target price on the stock.

According to Zacks, “Vernalis Group plc is a research and development-stage pharmaceutical company based in Oxford, UK, which is developing drugs for the treatment of unmet medical needs such as cancer and inflammatory and infectious diseases. The main technology platform is inhibition of metalloenzymes which will be supplemented through the addition of externally-generated programs. “

Vernalis (VNLPY) opened at $0.26 on Friday. Vernalis has a 52-week low of $0.26 and a 52-week high of $0.61.

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About Vernalis

Vernalis plc is a commercial-stage pharmaceutical company. The Company is engaged in the research, development and commercialization of pharmaceutical products. The Company operates through two segments: Commercial, which covers all areas relating to the commercial sale of pharmaceutical products, the manufacture and distribution directly related to that activity, and Research and Development, which includes all activities related to the research and development of pharmaceutical products for a range of medical disorders.

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