Goldman Sachs Group set a CHF 105 price objective on Novartis (VTX:NOVN) in a research report sent to investors on Thursday morning, Borsen Zeitung reports. The brokerage currently has a buy rating on the stock.

NOVN has been the subject of several other research reports. JPMorgan Chase & Co. set a CHF 82 target price on Novartis and gave the company a sell rating in a research note on Monday, September 9th. Jefferies Financial Group set a CHF 100 target price on Novartis and gave the company a buy rating in a research note on Friday, August 30th. Credit Suisse Group set a CHF 88 target price on Novartis and gave the company a neutral rating in a research note on Friday, July 19th. Morgan Stanley set a CHF 83 target price on Novartis and gave the company a sell rating in a research note on Thursday, May 30th. Finally, Barclays set a CHF 80 target price on Novartis and gave the company a sell rating in a research note on Thursday, September 5th. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have issued a hold rating and six have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock presently has an average rating of Hold and an average target price of CHF 90.85.

Novartis has a 52 week low of CHF 72.45 and a 52 week high of CHF 88.30.

Novartis Company Profile

Novan, Inc, a clinical-stage biotechnology company, focuses on the development and commercialization of nitric oxide-based therapies to treat dermatological and oncovirus-mediated diseases. Its clinical stage product candidates include SB204, a topical monotherapy that is in Phase III pivotal clinical trials for the treatment of acne vulgaris; and SB206, a topical antiviral gel, which is in Phase III pivotal trials for the treatment of patients with external genital warts, and Phase II clinical trial for the treatment of molluscum contagiosum.

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