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Teva Pharmaceutical Industries (NYSE:TEVA) Sees Unusual Trading Volume in Its Shares

September 24 2017, 01:31 | Guillermo Bowen

Teva Names Kåre Schultz as CEO, After 7-month Search

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Jefferies Group LLC reissued a "hold" rating and set a $26.00 price target (down from $33.00) on shares of Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited in a research note on Wednesday, August 9th. SELL rating has been given by 0 analyst (s) and 2 analyst (s) given BUY rating to the stock. The stock of Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd (ADR) (NYSE:TEVA) earned "Outperform" rating by Oppenheimer on Friday, September 2. The rating was upgraded by Goldman Sachs on Thursday, November 19 to "Buy". (The) reaffirmed a neutral rating and set a $21.00 price objective (down previously from $28.00) on shares of Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited in a research report on Thursday, August 31st. Five equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, nineteen have given a hold rating, seven have assigned a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company. Including today's unusual volume, Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited's stock is performing at -48.97% on the year.

With a total market value of $0, Teva Pharmaceutical has with a 52 week low of $15.22 and a 52 week high of $52.66. Trading action throughout the rest of the week will also be critical in determining whether or not Monday's big move was a trend reversal or simply a one-day bounce. The Mizuho Securities Usa Inc holds 92,700 shares with $3.36M value, up from 32,500 last quarter. While in the same Quarter Previous year, the Actual EPS was $1.31. Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited had a positive return on equity of 15.96% and a negative net margin of 25.18%.

Paragard, which is sold in the USA, generated revenue of about $168 million in the 12 months ended June 30, 2017. It now has negative earnings.

COPYRIGHT VIOLATION WARNING: This article was originally published by TrueBlueTribune and is the sole property of of TrueBlueTribune. If you are reading this article on another domain, it was copied illegally and republished in violation of United States and worldwide trademark and copyright law. The firm earned "Underperform" rating on Monday, April 11 by Wells Fargo.

The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, September 14th. Investors of record on Tuesday, August 29th will be issued a dividend of $0.085 per share. During the same quarter previous year, the firm posted $1.25 earnings per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, August 25th. This dividend amount will represent a yeild of $7.14.

A number of large investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the business.

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited (TEVA) opened at 18.50 on Monday.

Teva is Israel's oldest drug company and has maintained its Israeli character. Kistler Tiffany Companies LLC now owns 2,437 shares of the company's stock valued at $112,000 after buying an additional 302 shares in the last quarter.

Schultz takes up the CEO position at Teva at a challenging time, with sales slumping and thousands of jobs culled as a result of pressure on its generic drugs business, mainly due to pricing pressure, and the lingering effect of losing patent protection for multiple sclerosis blockbuster Copaxone (glatiramer acetate). Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited now has a consensus rating of "Buy" and a consensus target price of $53.73.

Mr. Schultz, 56, joins an executive board at Teva that in recent years has fought over whether the firm should focus on generics drugs or invest in specialty medicines, as competition has increased for its main blockbuster drug.



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