In the latest trading session, BioNTech SE Sponsored ADR (BNTX) closed at $67, marking a +0.33% move from the previous day. The stock outpaced the S&P 500's daily loss of 1.12%. At the same time, the Dow lost 0.88%, and the tech-heavy Nasdaq lost 1.07%.
Coming into today, shares of the company had gained 0.77% in the past month. In that same time, the Medical sector lost 0.65%, while the S&P 500 lost 0.59%.
BNTX will be looking to display strength as it nears its next earnings release. On that day, BNTX is projected to report earnings of -$0.44 per share, which would represent a year-over-year decline of 175%. Meanwhile, our latest consensus estimate is calling for revenue of $48.86 million, up 53.32% from the prior-year quarter.
BNTX's full-year Zacks Consensus Estimates are calling for earnings of -$1.13 per share and revenue of $392.31 million. These results would represent year-over-year changes of -18.95% and +222.53%, respectively.
It is also important to note the recent changes to analyst estimates for BNTX. Recent revisions tend to reflect the latest near-term business trends. As such, positive estimate revisions reflect analyst optimism about the company's business and profitability.
Research indicates that these estimate revisions are directly correlated with near-term share price momentum. To benefit from this, we have developed the Zacks Rank, a proprietary model which takes these estimate changes into account and provides an actionable rating system.
The Zacks Rank system ranges from #1 (Strong Buy) to #5 (Strong Sell). It has a remarkable, outside-audited track record of success, with #1 stocks delivering an average annual return of +25% since 1988. Within the past 30 days, our consensus EPS projection has moved 40.94% lower. BNTX is currently sporting a Zacks Rank of #3 (Hold).
The Medical - Biomedical and Genetics industry is part of the Medical sector. This group has a Zacks Industry Rank of 194, putting it in the bottom 24% of all 250+ industries.
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