Exact Sciences (EXAS) Jumps: Stock Adds 10.2% in Session - Tale of the Tape

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Exact Sciences Corporation ( EXAS ) was a big mover last session, as its shares rose over 10% on the day. The move came on solid volume too with far more shares changing hands than in a normal session. This reverses the downtrend for the healthcare company since March 24, as the stock is down nearly 1%.

In the last 7 days, the company did not witness any estimate revision and the Zacks Consensus Estimate also remained unchanged. Yesterday's price action is encouraging though, so make sure to keep a close watch on this firm in the near future.

Exact Sciences currently carries a Zacks Rank #3 (Hold) while its Earnings ESP is 0.00%.

Other better-ranked stocks in the medical sector include ANI Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ( ANIP ), Alkermes plc ( ALKS ) and Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ( ALXN ). All three sport a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy).

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Referenced Stocks: ALKS , ALXN , ANIP , EXAS

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