Leerink Swann Raises Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ALXN) Price Target to $170.00

Pioneer Management invested in 52,228 shares or 0.02% of the stock. About 73,785 shares traded. It has underperformed by 20.02% the S&P500.

Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ALXN) surprised the stock market in its last reported earnings when it earned $1.56 a piece versus the consensus-estimated $1.26. Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Company LTD now owns 18,859 shares of the biopharmaceutical company's stock worth $2,286,000 after buying an additional 1,849 shares in the last quarter.

Rhenman & Partners Asset Management Ab, which manages about $521.63 million US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Teva Pharma Ind Ltd Adr Repr 1 Share (NYSE:TEVA) by 90,000 shares to 360,000 shares, valued at $13.05M in 2016Q4, according to the filing. Finally, Raymond James Financial, Inc. reiterated a "strong-buy" rating and set a $176.00 price target on shares of Alexion Pharmaceuticals in a report on Tuesday, May 9th. About 375,323 shares traded. (NASDAQ:ALXN). Ameritas Prns Incorporated has invested 0.06% of its portfolio in Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. It has underperformed by 34.82% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment is 1.07 in 2016 Q4. Its up 0.14, from 0.78 in 2016Q3. The number of shares now owned by investors are 223.32 mln. 26 funds opened positions while 74 raised stakes.

Xylem Inc. (NYSE:XYL) shares ended at $59.71 with 1.13 mln shares exchanging hands. Two Sigma Securities Lc reported 15,787 shares or 0.12% of all its holdings.

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Turning to Energy Recovery, Inc. It also reduced Pioneer Floating Rate Tr (NYSE:PHD) stake by 623,906 shares and now owns 588,524 shares. 35,543 were accumulated by Janney Montgomery Scott Ltd Liability Com.

Fny Partners Fund Lp augmented its investment by buying 495 shares an increase of 9,900.0% in the quarter. Blair William & Il holds 0.04% or 91,613 shares in its portfolio. Moreover, Blackrock Investment Llc has 0.02% invested in Sterling Bancorp (NYSE:STL). Provise Gru Ltd Com holds 0.14% or 17,614 shares. First Manhattan holds 2,580 shares. Five research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, nineteen have given a buy rating and three have issued a strong buy rating to the company's stock. Therefore 40% are positive. Wall Street is only getting more bullish on the stock, with 16 of analysts who cover ALXN having a buy-equivalent rating. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Tuesday, September 13 by Liberum Capital. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, July 23 by Jefferies. The company was initiated on Wednesday, January 20 by Credit Suisse.

The company's consensus rating on Reuter's scale remained unchanged from 1.33 to 1.33 during a month. On July 28, 2017 the stock rating was changed to a "Outperform" in a report from Oppenheimer which was a boost from the previous "Perform" rating. The firm has "Outperform" rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Friday, February 17. (XYL). The consensus rating is 2.2, suggesting the market has given up on the stock. It also reduced Southwest Airls Co (NYSE:LUV) stake by 68,510 shares and now owns 101,690 shares. Targa Res Corp (NYSE:TRGP) was reduced too. Qorvo Inc was raised too.

Among 25 analysts covering Alexion Pharmaceuticals Inc.

Alexion Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:ALXN) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July 27th. Therefore 76% are positive. Alexion Pharmaceuticals has a one year low of $96.18 and a one year high of $145.41. $168.83's average target is 25.65% above currents $134.36 stock price. Rampart Mngmt Limited Co has invested 0.2% in Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. The stock of Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ALXN). Independent Portfolio Consultants holds 725 shares. The stock has "Overweight" rating by Morgan Stanley on Tuesday, June 7. On Thursday, November 3 the stock rating was initiated by Deutsche Bank with "Buy". O'Neill Julie also sold $206,841 worth of Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. The company was initiated on Thursday, February 25 by Citigroup. The rating was upgraded by Barclays Capital to "Overweight" on Tuesday, August 1. The rating was maintained by Scotia Capital on Friday, March 24 with "Buy".

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In a transaction dated Jul. 03, 2017, the shares were put up for sale at an average price of $54.03, raking in a sum of $72,995. Crestwood Advisors Group LLC purchased a new position in shares of PayPal Holdings during the first quarter valued at $106,000.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.92 in 2016 Q4. Its the same as in 2016Q3. Guardian Life Insur Of America owns 547 shares or 0.01% of their U.S. portfolio.

New Mexico Educational Retirement Board decreased its position in Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Alexion Pharmaceuticals Inc. had 66 analyst reports since July 27, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. (NASDAQ:ALXN) for 1,924 shares. (NASDAQ:ALXN). Hanson Mcclain stated it has 0% in Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Henderson Group Public Lc reported 19,784 shares. Vanguard Grp Inc Inc stated it has 0.1% in Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Amica Mutual Insur Communications owns 0.05% invested in SCANA Corporation (NYSE:SCG) for 7,516 shares. Allianz Asset Ag holds 0% or 62,163 shares. The stock declined 0.56% or $0.12 reaching $22.08 on the news. Ray Gerald L Associate owns 0.04% invested in Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. The firm has "Buy" rating by Mizuho given on Friday, October 28. Daiwa Gp owns 12,900 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Dimensional Fund Advsrs LP invested in 0.02% or 307,780 shares.

Since February 27, 2017, it had 4 insider purchases, and 11 insider sales for $233.45 million activity. Shares for $130,856 were sold by Wagner Heidi L. (NASDAQ:ALXN) on Monday, February 27. $286,877 worth of stock was sold by Carmichael Clare on Monday, February 27. BAKER BROS. ADVISORS LP bought $77.53 million worth of Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ALXN) rating on Monday, September 14. Stifel Nicolaus maintained Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. HANTSON LUDWIG had bought 10,000 shares worth $1.17M. $237,516 worth of Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ALXN) for 20,419 shares.

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