Global Blood Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:GBT) – Research analysts at Wedbush cut their FY2023 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for shares of Global Blood Therapeutics in a research report issued on Monday, August 12th. Wedbush analyst L. Moussatos now forecasts that the company will post earnings of $5.28 per share for the year, down from their previous forecast of $5.29. Wedbush currently has a “Outperform” rating and a $103.00 target price on the stock.

Global Blood Therapeutics (NASDAQ:GBT) last released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August 7th. The company reported ($1.01) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.96) by ($0.05). During the same quarter in the previous year, the company earned ($0.78) earnings per share.

A number of other equities analysts have also recently commented on the company. Cowen reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a $83.00 target price on shares of Global Blood Therapeutics in a report on Thursday, August 8th. HC Wainwright reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a $150.00 target price on shares of Global Blood Therapeutics in a report on Thursday, August 8th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a $75.00 target price on shares of Global Blood Therapeutics in a report on Sunday, August 11th. Cantor Fitzgerald set a $110.00 target price on Global Blood Therapeutics and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Friday, June 14th. Finally, BidaskClub cut Global Blood Therapeutics from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a report on Tuesday. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have assigned a hold rating, ten have assigned a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. The company currently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $88.33.

Shares of Global Blood Therapeutics stock opened at $46.68 on Wednesday. Global Blood Therapeutics has a one year low of $30.15 and a one year high of $64.94. The stock’s fifty day moving average is $53.99 and its 200 day moving average is $54.82. The stock has a market cap of $2.86 billion, a P/E ratio of -13.69 and a beta of 1.51. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.03, a quick ratio of 16.79 and a current ratio of 16.79.

Large investors have recently bought and sold shares of the business. Steward Partners Investment Advisory LLC purchased a new position in shares of Global Blood Therapeutics during the second quarter valued at about $27,000. Truvestments Capital LLC purchased a new position in shares of Global Blood Therapeutics during the first quarter valued at about $33,000. Captrust Financial Advisors purchased a new position in shares of Global Blood Therapeutics during the second quarter valued at about $42,000. NumerixS Investment Technologies Inc purchased a new position in shares of Global Blood Therapeutics during the second quarter valued at about $63,000. Finally, Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank grew its position in shares of Global Blood Therapeutics by 17.3% during the second quarter. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank now owns 3,265 shares of the company’s stock valued at $172,000 after purchasing an additional 482 shares in the last quarter.

Global Blood Therapeutics Company Profile

Global Blood Therapeutics, Inc, a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company, engages in the discovery, development, and delivery of treatments for underserved patient communities. It is developing its lead product candidate, voxelotor, an oral, once-daily therapy for sickle cell disease (SCD). The company is evaluating voxelotor in SCD in a Phase III clinical trial in adult and adolescent patients with SCD.

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