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What Spark Therapeutics’ Valuation Trend Indicates

Kenneth Smith
What Spark Therapeutics’ Valuation Trend Indicates

Of the 22 analysts covering Spark Therapeutics in September, 11 of them have recommended a “buy” or higher, and nine have recommended a “hold.” Two analysts have given the stock a “sell” or lower rating. The mean rating for Spark stock is 2.41 with a target price of $69.67, implying an upside potential of 18% over its closing price of $59.04 on September 13. Its peers Esperion Therapeutics (ESPR), Intercept Pharmaceuticals (ICPT), and Axovant Sciences (AXON) have mean ratings of 2.27, 2.41, and 2.71, respectively, and target prices of $72.68, $123.07, and $4.70, respectively.