Agios Pharma (AGIO) Gets a Buy Rating from Cowen & Co.

By Jason Carr

Cowen & Co. analyst Chris Shibutani maintained a Buy rating on Agios Pharma (AGIOResearch Report) today. The company’s shares opened today at $64.91.

According to TipRanks.com, Shibutani is a 4-star analyst with an average return of 4.1% and a 46.4% success rate. Shibutani covers the Healthcare sector, focusing on stocks such as Syndax Pharmaceuticals Inc, Five Prime Therapeutics, and Nektar Therapeutics.

Agios Pharma has an analyst consensus of Strong Buy, with a price target consensus of $85.

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The company has a one-year high of $99.82 and a one-year low of $41.63. Currently, Agios Pharma has an average volume of 500.7K.

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Agios Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company, which engages in the discovery and development of novel investigational medicines to treat cancer and rare genetic diseases. It focuses on diseases that are directly caused by changes in genes or chromosomes, often passed from one generation to the next.