Could Cymabay Therapeutics, Inc. (CBAY) Lose Strenght? The Stock Increases A Lot Today

February 15, 2018 - By Ivan Hodges

The stock of Cymabay Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:CBAY) is a huge mover today! The stock increased 8.77% or $1.18 during the last trading session, reaching $14.64. About 2.03M shares traded or 165.47% up from the average. Cymabay Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:CBAY) has risen 69.26% since February 15, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 52.56% the S&P500.
The move comes after 8 months positive chart setup for the $811.74M company. It was reported on Feb, 15 by Barchart.com. We have $15.52 PT which if reached, will make NASDAQ:CBAY worth $48.70M more.

Analysts await Cymabay Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:CBAY) to report earnings on March, 22. They expect $-0.13 earnings per share, up 56.67 % or $0.17 from last year’s $-0.3 per share. After $-0.21 actual earnings per share reported by Cymabay Therapeutics, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -38.10 % EPS growth.

Cymabay Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:CBAY) Ratings Coverage

Among 7 analysts covering Cymabay Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:CBAY), 7 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 100% are positive. Cymabay Therapeutics Inc had 21 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Tuesday, November 28 the stock rating was maintained by Leerink Swann with “Buy”. On Tuesday, July 25 the stock rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray with “Buy”. The company was maintained on Wednesday, January 31 by Piper Jaffray. The firm has “Buy” rating by H.C. Wainwright given on Monday, January 30. The company was maintained on Wednesday, January 10 by Oppenheimer. The rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray on Monday, July 17 with “Buy”. The stock of Cymabay Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:CBAY) earned “Buy” rating by H.C. Wainwright on Tuesday, September 8. The stock of Cymabay Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:CBAY) earned “Overweight” rating by Piper Jaffray on Tuesday, July 21. The stock of Cymabay Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:CBAY) has “Neutral” rating given on Wednesday, June 1 by H.C. Wainwright. Roth Capital initiated the stock with “Buy” rating in Thursday, January 25 report.

More news for Cymabay Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:CBAY) were recently published by: Streetinsider.com, which released: “CymaBay Therapeutics (CBAY) Commences Common Stock Offering” on January 29, 2018. Marketwatch.com‘s article titled: “Opinion: 4 charts to watch as tech stocks rebound” and published on February 14, 2018 is yet another important article.

CymaBay Therapeutics Inc., a biopharmaceutical company, focuses on developing and commercializing therapies to treat specialty and orphan diseases. The company has market cap of $811.74 million. It engages in developing seladelpar , a selective agonist of peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor delta, which has completed Phase 2 clinical study for the treatment of primary biliary cholangitis and homozygous familial hypercholesterolemia; and arhalofenate, which completed five Phase II clinical trials for the treatment of gout. It currently has negative earnings. The companyÂ’s product candidate also includes MBX-2982, an oral G-protein coupled receptor agonist to treat type II diabetes.

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