Wall Street analysts predict that Stealth BioTherapeutics Corp (NASDAQ:MITO) will post earnings per share of ($0.03) for the current quarter, Zacks reports. Zero analysts have provided estimates for Stealth BioTherapeutics’ earnings. Stealth BioTherapeutics reported earnings per share of ($0.04) during the same quarter last year, which suggests a positive year-over-year growth rate of 25%. The firm is expected to report its next earnings report on Wednesday, August 12th.

According to Zacks, analysts expect that Stealth BioTherapeutics will report full year earnings of ($0.11) per share for the current fiscal year, with EPS estimates ranging from ($0.13) to ($0.08). For the next financial year, analysts forecast that the business will report earnings of ($0.07) per share, with EPS estimates ranging from ($0.09) to ($0.06). Zacks’ EPS calculations are a mean average based on a survey of sell-side analysts that follow Stealth BioTherapeutics.

Stealth BioTherapeutics (NASDAQ:MITO) last posted its earnings results on Wednesday, April 1st. The company reported $0.12 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of ($0.04) by $0.16. The business had revenue of $21.09 million during the quarter.

Several brokerages have issued reports on MITO. Nomura Securities dropped their price objective on Stealth BioTherapeutics from $14.00 to $10.00 and set a “buy” rating on the stock in a report on Friday, April 3rd. Roth Capital began coverage on Stealth BioTherapeutics in a report on Tuesday, April 14th. They set a “buy” rating and a $9.00 price objective on the stock. BMO Capital Markets raised their price target on Stealth BioTherapeutics from $3.00 to $7.00 and gave the stock a “market perform” rating in a report on Thursday, April 2nd. HC Wainwright reissued a “buy” rating and set a $4.00 price target (down previously from $5.00) on shares of Stealth BioTherapeutics in a report on Friday, May 8th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research raised Stealth BioTherapeutics from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $2.00 price target on the stock in a report on Friday, May 15th. Two analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and six have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. Stealth BioTherapeutics has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $7.29.

Shares of MITO stock traded down $0.05 during mid-day trading on Tuesday, hitting $1.85. 84,600 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 397,083. The stock’s fifty day simple moving average is $2.01 and its two-hundred day simple moving average is $2.65. The stock has a market capitalization of $65.51 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of -1.04 and a beta of 2.79. Stealth BioTherapeutics has a 12-month low of $0.90 and a 12-month high of $14.41.

An institutional investor recently bought a new position in Stealth BioTherapeutics stock. Prosight Management LP acquired a new stake in Stealth BioTherapeutics Corp (NASDAQ:MITO) in the first quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm acquired 336,167 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $417,000. Prosight Management LP owned 0.96% of Stealth BioTherapeutics as of its most recent SEC filing. 2.18% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

Stealth BioTherapeutics Company Profile

Stealth BioTherapeutics Corp, a clinical-stage biotechnology company, focuses on the discovery, development, and commercialization of therapies for diseases involving mitochondrial dysfunction. Its lead product candidate, Elamipretide, has the potential to treat rare genetic and common age-related mitochondrial diseases.

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