FY2022 EPS Estimates for Axsome Therapeutics, Inc. Decreased by William Blair (NASDAQ:AXSM)

Axsome Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:AXSMGet Rating) – William Blair dropped their FY2022 earnings per share estimates for shares of Axsome Therapeutics in a note issued to investors on Monday, April 25th. William Blair analyst M. Minter now forecasts that the company will earn ($3.85) per share for the year, down from their previous estimate of ($3.73). William Blair also issued estimates for Axsome Therapeutics’ Q4 2022 earnings at ($0.99) EPS, Q1 2023 earnings at ($0.39) EPS, Q2 2023 earnings at ($0.24) EPS, Q3 2023 earnings at ($0.06) EPS, Q4 2023 earnings at $0.14 EPS, FY2023 earnings at ($0.55) EPS and FY2024 earnings at $6.71 EPS.

Other equities analysts also recently issued reports about the company. SVB Leerink decreased their price target on Axsome Therapeutics from $65.00 to $50.00 and set an “outperform” rating for the company in a research note on Wednesday, March 2nd. Zacks Investment Research downgraded Axsome Therapeutics from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating and set a $32.00 price target for the company. in a research note on Friday, March 4th. Jefferies Financial Group lifted their price target on Axsome Therapeutics from $71.00 to $77.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Tuesday, March 29th. Finally, StockNews.com started coverage on Axsome Therapeutics in a research note on Thursday, March 31st. They issued a “sell” rating for the company. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have assigned a hold rating and nine have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. According to MarketBeat.com, the company currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $80.78.

NASDAQ:AXSM opened at $30.50 on Thursday. The company has a market capitalization of $1.17 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of -8.79 and a beta of 2.41. Axsome Therapeutics has a one year low of $19.38 and a one year high of $74.10. The stock has a 50-day simple moving average of $34.82 and a 200 day simple moving average of $34.55. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 3.14, a quick ratio of 3.75 and a current ratio of 3.75.

Axsome Therapeutics (NASDAQ:AXSMGet Rating) last announced its earnings results on Tuesday, March 1st. The company reported ($0.90) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of ($0.99) by $0.09. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned ($0.78) EPS.

A number of hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of the business. Atticus Wealth Management LLC bought a new stake in shares of Axsome Therapeutics during the third quarter valued at approximately $30,000. Tortoise Investment Management LLC bought a new stake in shares of Axsome Therapeutics during the fourth quarter valued at approximately $49,000. Nisa Investment Advisors LLC raised its holdings in shares of Axsome Therapeutics by 324.1% during the fourth quarter. Nisa Investment Advisors LLC now owns 2,078 shares of the company’s stock valued at $57,000 after buying an additional 1,588 shares during the last quarter. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank raised its holdings in shares of Axsome Therapeutics by 27.7% during the first quarter. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank now owns 3,827 shares of the company’s stock valued at $158,000 after buying an additional 831 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Steward Partners Investment Advisory LLC raised its holdings in shares of Axsome Therapeutics by 18.4% during the fourth quarter. Steward Partners Investment Advisory LLC now owns 4,500 shares of the company’s stock valued at $170,000 after buying an additional 700 shares during the last quarter. Institutional investors own 48.45% of the company’s stock.

About Axsome Therapeutics (Get Rating)

Axsome Therapeutics, Inc, a biopharmaceutical company, engages in the development of novel therapies for central nervous system (CNS) disorders in the United States. The company's product pipeline includes AXS-05, a therapeutic for the treatment of major depressive disorder and resistant depression disorders; and that is in the Phase III clinical trial to treat Alzheimer's disease agitation, as well as that has completed phase II clinical trial for the treatment of smoking cessation.

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