Intrexon Corporation XON was a big mover last session, as the company saw its shares rise nearly 7% on the day. The move came on solid volume too with far more shares changing hands than in a normal session. This reverses the recent trend for the company—as the stock is now down 29.9% in the past one-month time frame.
Though the company has seen one negative estimate revision over the past few months, the Zacks Consensus Estimate for the current quarter remained unchanged. The recent price action is encouraging though, so make sure to keep a close watch on this firm in the near future.
Intrexon currently has a Zacks Rank #4 (Sell) while its Earnings ESP is 0.00%.
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A better-ranked stock in the Medical Services industry is PRA Health Sciences, Inc. PRAH, which currently carries a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy). You can see the complete list of today’s Zacks #1 Rank stocks here.
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