Nucana Plc Receives a Buy from Cowen & Co.

By Ryan Adsit

Cowen & Co. analyst Boris Peaker assigned a Buy rating to Nucana Plc (NASDAQ: NCNA) today. The company’s shares opened today at $27.25, close to its 52-week high of $30.41.

According to, Peaker is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 19.0% and a 53.8% success rate. Peaker covers the Healthcare sector, focusing on stocks such as Corvus Pharmaceuticals Inc, Stemline Therapeutics Inc, and Mersana Therapeutics Inc.

Nucana Plc has an analyst consensus of Hold.

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The company has a one-year high of $30.41 and a one-year low of $9.32. Currently, Nucana Plc has an average volume of 105.5K.

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NuCana Plc is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company, which engages in the development of technology platform for the treatment of patients with cancer. Its proprietary technology, ProTide, transforms chemotherapy agents and nucleoside analogs into medicines.