Illumina, Inc. (NASDAQ:ILMN) Director Robert S. Epstein sold 5,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, May 1st. The stock was sold at an average price of $310.44, for a total transaction of $1,552,200.00. Following the completion of the sale, the director now owns 8,256 shares in the company, valued at approximately $2,562,992.64. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this link.
Illumina stock opened at $325.52 on Friday. Illumina, Inc. has a twelve month low of $236.71 and a twelve month high of $372.61. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.27, a quick ratio of 3.33 and a current ratio of 3.66. The stock has a market capitalization of $47.85 billion, a PE ratio of 56.91, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 2.17 and a beta of 1.15.
Illumina (NASDAQ:ILMN) last posted its earnings results on Thursday, April 25th. The life sciences company reported $1.60 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $1.34 by $0.26. Illumina had a net margin of 25.06% and a return on equity of 23.49%. The firm had revenue of $846.00 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $838.70 million. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $1.45 EPS. The business’s quarterly revenue was up 8.2% on a year-over-year basis. On average, equities analysts forecast that Illumina, Inc. will post 6.68 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
A number of large investors have recently modified their holdings of ILMN. Massmutual Trust Co. FSB ADV grew its holdings in Illumina by 83.0% during the 4th quarter. Massmutual Trust Co. FSB ADV now owns 86 shares of the life sciences company’s stock valued at $26,000 after purchasing an additional 39 shares during the last quarter. Financial Advocates Investment Management grew its holdings in Illumina by 1,430.0% during the 4th quarter. Financial Advocates Investment Management now owns 612 shares of the life sciences company’s stock valued at $28,000 after purchasing an additional 572 shares during the last quarter. Proficio Capital Partners LLC grew its holdings in Illumina by 61.7% during the 4th quarter. Proficio Capital Partners LLC now owns 97 shares of the life sciences company’s stock valued at $29,000 after purchasing an additional 37 shares during the last quarter. C J Advisory Inc bought a new position in Illumina during the 1st quarter valued at about $29,000. Finally, Lake Point Wealth Management bought a new position in Illumina during the 4th quarter valued at about $30,000. Institutional investors own 90.56% of the company’s stock.
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Illumina, Inc provides sequencing and array-based solutions for genetic analysis. The company operates in two segments, Core Illumina and Consolidated VIEs. It offers sequencing that provides researchers with various applications and the ability to sequence mammalian genomes; and arrays for a range of deoxyribonucleic acid and RNA analysis applications, including single nucleotide polymorphism genotyping, copy number variations analysis, gene expression analysis, and methylation analysis, as well as enables the detection of known genetic markers on a single array.
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