Analysts Offer Insights on Healthcare Companies: Varex Imaging Corporation (NASDAQ: VREX) and Vanda (NASDAQ: VNDA)

By Jason Carr

There’s a lot to be optimistic about in the Healthcare sector as 2 analysts just weighed in on Varex Imaging Corporation (VREXResearch Report) and Vanda (VNDAResearch Report) with bullish sentiments.

Varex Imaging Corporation (VREX)

Jefferies analyst Anthony Petrone reiterated a Buy rating on Varex Imaging Corporation on November 13 and set a price target of $28. The company’s shares opened today at $24.35, close to its 52-week low of $23.91.

According to TipRanks.com, Petrone is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 15.7% and a 54.8% success rate. Petrone covers the Healthcare sector, focusing on stocks such as Antares Pharma, Mallinckrodt, and Accuray Inc.

The the analyst consensus on Varex Imaging Corporation is currently a Hold rating.

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Vanda (VNDA)

Jefferies analyst Chris Howerton reiterated a Buy rating on Vanda today and set a price target of $30. The company’s shares opened today at $22.45.

According to TipRanks.com, Howerton has 0 stars on 0-5 star ranking scale with an average return of -19.6% and a 26.0% success rate. Howerton covers the Healthcare sector, focusing on stocks such as Liquidia Technologies Inc, Urogen Pharma Ltd, and Immunomedics.

The word on The Street in general, suggests a Strong Buy analyst consensus rating for Vanda with a $29.40 average price target, representing a 31.0% upside. In a report issued on October 31, Stifel Nicolaus also reiterated a Buy rating on the stock.

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