FY2022 EPS Estimates for Celsion Co. Decreased by Oppenheimer (NASDAQ:CLSN)

Celsion Co. (NASDAQ:CLSN) – Stock analysts at Oppenheimer dropped their FY2022 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for Celsion in a research note issued on Thursday, August 15th. Oppenheimer analyst H. Singh now anticipates that the biotechnology company will earn $1.65 per share for the year, down from their previous forecast of $1.76. Oppenheimer also issued estimates for Celsion’s FY2023 earnings at $3.33 EPS.

Celsion (NASDAQ:CLSN) last posted its earnings results on Wednesday, August 14th. The biotechnology company reported ($0.29) EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of ($0.33) by $0.04. Celsion had a negative return on equity of 53.40% and a negative net margin of 1,489.20%. The firm had revenue of $0.13 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $0.13 million.

A number of other equities research analysts have also recently commented on CLSN. ValuEngine upgraded Celsion from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, August 1st. Brookline Capital Management restated a “buy” rating on shares of Celsion in a research report on Thursday, July 25th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research upgraded Celsion from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $2.00 target price on the stock in a research report on Tuesday.

NASDAQ:CLSN opened at $1.90 on Monday. Celsion has a 52 week low of $1.35 and a 52 week high of $3.10. The company has a quick ratio of 3.47, a current ratio of 3.47 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.58. The stock has a market capitalization of $38.93 million, a PE ratio of -2.79 and a beta of 1.94. The stock’s 50-day moving average price is $1.75 and its 200-day moving average price is $2.02.

A hedge fund recently raised its stake in Celsion stock. BlackRock Inc. raised its position in Celsion Co. (NASDAQ:CLSN) by 5.1% during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 146,332 shares of the biotechnology company’s stock after buying an additional 7,070 shares during the period. BlackRock Inc. owned about 0.71% of Celsion worth $267,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. 4.73% of the stock is owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

About Celsion

Celsion Corporation, a development stage oncology drug company, focuses on the development and commercialization of directed chemotherapies, DNA-mediated immunotherapy, and RNA based therapies for the treatment of cancer. Its lead product candidate is ThermoDox, a liposomal encapsulation of doxorubicin that is in Phase III clinical trial for treating primary liver cancer.

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