$1.42 Million in Sales Expected for Aeglea BioTherapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:AGLE) This Quarter

Wall Street brokerages expect that Aeglea BioTherapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:AGLEGet Rating) will report sales of $1.42 million for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Two analysts have provided estimates for Aeglea BioTherapeutics’ earnings, with the lowest sales estimate coming in at $1.34 million and the highest estimate coming in at $1.50 million. Aeglea BioTherapeutics reported sales of $13.70 million in the same quarter last year, which indicates a negative year over year growth rate of 89.6%. The firm is expected to announce its next quarterly earnings results on Monday, January 1st.

On average, analysts expect that Aeglea BioTherapeutics will report full year sales of $5.43 million for the current year, with estimates ranging from $5.00 million to $5.86 million. For the next fiscal year, analysts anticipate that the firm will post sales of $14.66 million, with estimates ranging from $10.23 million to $21.78 million. Zacks Investment Research’s sales calculations are a mean average based on a survey of analysts that that provide coverage for Aeglea BioTherapeutics.

Aeglea BioTherapeutics (NASDAQ:AGLEGet Rating) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May 5th. The biotechnology company reported ($0.37) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.34) by ($0.03). Aeglea BioTherapeutics had a negative net margin of 358.29% and a negative return on equity of 78.56%.

Several equities analysts recently commented on the company. HC Wainwright reduced their target price on Aeglea BioTherapeutics from $20.00 to $17.00 in a research report on Thursday, May 5th. Piper Sandler reduced their target price on Aeglea BioTherapeutics from $9.00 to $7.00 in a research report on Friday, May 6th. StockNews.com assumed coverage on Aeglea BioTherapeutics in a research report on Thursday, March 31st. They set a “hold” rating for the company. Finally, Zacks Investment Research upgraded Aeglea BioTherapeutics from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $1.50 target price for the company in a research report on Tuesday, May 10th. One analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating to the company. Based on data from MarketBeat, the stock presently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $11.50.

In other news, CEO Anthony G. Quinn acquired 67,472 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, March 14th. The stock was purchased at an average cost of $1.93 per share, for a total transaction of $130,220.96. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at this link. Also, CFO Jonathan Alspaugh bought 75,000 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Friday, March 11th. The stock was bought at an average cost of $2.08 per share, with a total value of $156,000.00. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. Insiders bought a total of 257,328 shares of company stock valued at $545,246 over the last quarter. Company insiders own 3.80% of the company’s stock.

Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in AGLE. Suvretta Capital Management LLC lifted its stake in shares of Aeglea BioTherapeutics by 57.9% in the 1st quarter. Suvretta Capital Management LLC now owns 4,059,894 shares of the biotechnology company’s stock valued at $9,338,000 after acquiring an additional 1,488,894 shares during the last quarter. Laurion Capital Management LP lifted its stake in shares of Aeglea BioTherapeutics by 139.1% in the 4th quarter. Laurion Capital Management LP now owns 1,450,638 shares of the biotechnology company’s stock valued at $6,891,000 after acquiring an additional 844,000 shares during the last quarter. Ghost Tree Capital LLC bought a new stake in shares of Aeglea BioTherapeutics in the 1st quarter valued at about $1,579,000. Nantahala Capital Management LLC lifted its stake in shares of Aeglea BioTherapeutics by 13.8% in the 1st quarter. Nantahala Capital Management LLC now owns 3,200,593 shares of the biotechnology company’s stock valued at $7,361,000 after acquiring an additional 387,033 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Rock Springs Capital Management LP lifted its stake in shares of Aeglea BioTherapeutics by 14.8% in the 1st quarter. Rock Springs Capital Management LP now owns 1,811,425 shares of the biotechnology company’s stock valued at $4,166,000 after acquiring an additional 234,129 shares during the last quarter. 84.13% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.

Aeglea BioTherapeutics stock opened at $1.50 on Thursday. Aeglea BioTherapeutics has a 52 week low of $1.29 and a 52 week high of $8.50. The business has a 50-day simple moving average of $1.99 and a 200 day simple moving average of $3.58. The stock has a market cap of $75.63 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of -1.38 and a beta of 1.60.

Aeglea BioTherapeutics Company Profile (Get Rating)

Aeglea BioTherapeutics, Inc, a clinical-stage biotechnology company, designs and develops human enzyme therapeutics for the treatment of patients and families with rare metabolic diseases. The company's lead product candidate is pegzilarginase, a recombinant human Arginase 1 that is in Phase III PEACE trial to evaluate the safety and efficacy for the treatment of Arginase 1 deficiency.

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