ValuEngine lowered shares of Forty Seven (NASDAQ:FTSV) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report released on Monday morning.

A number of other research firms also recently commented on FTSV. HC Wainwright began coverage on Forty Seven in a report on Sunday, December 9th. They issued a buy rating and a $17.66 price objective on the stock. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Forty Seven from a sell rating to a hold rating in a report on Thursday, October 4th. Finally, Morgan Stanley increased their price objective on Forty Seven from $25.00 to $26.00 and gave the company an overweight rating in a report on Thursday, October 11th. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company presently has a consensus rating of Buy and an average price target of $24.93.

FTSV opened at $21.11 on Monday. Forty Seven has a one year low of $12.02 and a one year high of $23.83.

Forty Seven (NASDAQ:FTSV) last released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, November 13th. The company reported ($0.71) EPS for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of ($0.54) by ($0.17). As a group, equities analysts anticipate that Forty Seven will post -3.42 EPS for the current year.

A number of large investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Point72 Hong Kong Ltd purchased a new position in Forty Seven during the 2nd quarter worth approximately $120,000. Janus Henderson Group PLC purchased a new position in Forty Seven during the 2nd quarter worth approximately $160,000. DAFNA Capital Management LLC purchased a new position in Forty Seven during the 2nd quarter worth approximately $160,000. Waddell & Reed Financial Inc. purchased a new position in Forty Seven during the 2nd quarter worth approximately $160,000. Finally, Teachers Advisors LLC purchased a new position in Forty Seven during the 3rd quarter worth approximately $157,000. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 41.44% of the company’s stock.

About Forty Seven

Forty Seven Inc, a clinical-stage immuno-oncology company, focuses on developing therapies to activate macrophages for the treatment of cancer. It is developing 5F9, a humanized IgG4 subclass monoclonal antibody against CD47 that is in Phase 1b/2 clinical trials used for the treatment of cancer; and FSI-189, an antibody that binds to SIRPa for the treatment of solid tumors.

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