Reata Pharmaceuticals (RETA) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Thursday

Reata Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:RETA) is scheduled to be releasing its earnings data before the market opens on Thursday, August 8th. Analysts expect Reata Pharmaceuticals to post earnings of ($1.12) per share for the quarter.

Reata Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:RETA) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May 9th. The company reported ($0.98) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.97) by ($0.01). The firm had revenue of $7.77 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $7.92 million. On average, analysts expect Reata Pharmaceuticals to post $-5 EPS for the current fiscal year and $-4 EPS for the next fiscal year.

Shares of NASDAQ RETA traded down $2.90 during mid-day trading on Tuesday, hitting $80.98. The company had a trading volume of 2,914 shares, compared to its average volume of 170,899. The stock has a market cap of $2.56 billion, a P/E ratio of -28.22 and a beta of 2.31. The company has a quick ratio of 5.19, a current ratio of 5.19 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 5.23. Reata Pharmaceuticals has a 1-year low of $47.50 and a 1-year high of $104.53. The business’s 50-day moving average price is $88.95.

In other news, CFO Jason Douglas Wilson sold 4,000 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, May 15th. The shares were sold at an average price of $89.91, for a total transaction of $359,640.00. Following the completion of the sale, the chief financial officer now owns 4,000 shares in the company, valued at $359,640. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this link. Also, insider Elaine Castellanos sold 2,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, June 3rd. The shares were sold at an average price of $85.20, for a total transaction of $170,400.00. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now owns 4,138 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $352,557.60. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. In the last ninety days, insiders have sold 14,000 shares of company stock worth $1,202,760. Corporate insiders own 34.40% of the company’s stock.

Several equities analysts recently commented on RETA shares. Zacks Investment Research lowered Reata Pharmaceuticals from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Thursday, July 11th. BidaskClub raised Reata Pharmaceuticals from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Wednesday, July 31st. Finally, Citigroup increased their target price on Reata Pharmaceuticals from $185.00 to $190.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Friday, May 31st. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have issued a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company. The company has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $140.50.

About Reata Pharmaceuticals

Reata Pharmaceuticals, Inc, a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company, develops novel therapeutics for patients with serious or life-threatening diseases by targeting molecular pathways that regulate cellular metabolism and inflammation. The company is developing Phase III clinical trial programs, including bardoxolone methyl (Bard) for the treatment of patients with chronic kidney disease caused by Alport syndrome, as well as for a form of pulmonary arterial hypertension associated with connective tissue disease; and omaveloxolone that is Phase II clinical trial for the treatment of patients with Friedreich's ataxia It is also developing RTA 901, which completed Phase 1 clinical trials for the treatment of orphan neurological indications; and RORgT Inhibitors that are in the preclinical development phase for the potential treatment of a range of autoimmune, inflammatory, and fibrotic diseases.

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