Sit Investment Associates Inc. Sells 450 Shares of Ionis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (IONS)

Ionis Pharmaceuticals Inc

Ionis Pharmaceuticals Inc

BB Biotech AG now owns 7,461,295 shares of the company's stock valued at $299,944,000 after buying an additional 548,123 shares in the last quarter. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $8.00 per share, with a total value of $25,000,000.00. Janney Capital added the stock to its research portfolio by announcing an initial rating of "Buy".

Other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in the company. Sanford C. Bernstein began coverage on shares of Ionis Pharmaceuticals in a research note on Thursday, July 27th. Jane Street Group LLC now owns 22,405 shares of the company's stock valued at $901,000 after buying an additional 839 shares during the period.

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A number of other brokerages have also issued reports on IONS. BMO Capital Markets reiterated an outperform rating and set a $62.00 price target (up from $59.00) on shares of Ionis Pharmaceuticals in a report on Wednesday, July 12th. Parallel Advisors LLC now owns 2,073 shares of the company's stock valued at $109,000 after buying an additional 800 shares during the last quarter. Teacher Retirement System of Texas raised its position in Ionis Pharmaceuticals by 0.4% in the second quarter. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at the SEC website. Finally, BlackRock Inc. raised its stake in Ionis Pharmaceuticals by 37,569.7% in the first quarter.

BLB&B Advisors LLC maintained its position in shares of Ionis Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

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Ionis Pharmaceuticals (IONS) traded down 0.58% during trading on Thursday, hitting $48.03. Canada Pension Plan Investment Board boosted its stake in Ionis Pharmaceuticals by 72.4% in the first quarter. The company had a trading volume of 580,397 shares. Teacher Retirement System of Texas now owns 9,673 shares of the company's stock worth $492,000 after buying an additional 43 shares in the last quarter. Stifel Nicolaus now has a hold rating on the stock. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. now owns 736,989 shares of the company's stock valued at $29,627,000 after buying an additional 44,372 shares during the period. The "percentage off the 52-week high or low" refers to when a stock current price is relative to where it has traded over the last 52 weeks. Zacks Investment Research cut Ionis Pharmaceuticals from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research note on Tuesday. More interesting news about Ionis Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:IONS) were released by: Prnewswire.com and their article: "Ionis Earns $10 Million Milestone Payment from Biogen for Advancing a New ..." published on July 17, 2017 as well as Prnewswire.com's news article titled: "Ionis Pharmaceuticals to Hold Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results Webcast" with publication date: July 25, 2017. DXC Technology Company (NYSE:DXC) earnings have declined with a quarterly rate of -12.1% over the last 5 years. Ionis Pharmaceuticals had a negative return on equity of 14.61% and a negative net margin of 4.80%. During the same quarter past year, the firm earned ($0.47) EPS. If you are viewing this report on another publication, it was illegally stolen and republished in violation of worldwide copyright & trademark law. The correct version of this article can be read at https://www.thecerbatgem.com/2017/08/07/ionis-pharmaceuticals-inc-ions-shares-bought-by-nuveen-asset-management-llc-updated-updated-updated.html. Following the completion of the purchase, the insider now directly owns 28,884,540 shares in the company, valued at $231,076,320. Westpac Banking Corp acquired a new stake in shares of Ionis Pharmaceuticals during the first quarter valued at approximately $171,000. Willey covers the Healthcare sector, focusing on stocks such as Arbutus Biopharma Corporation, Applied Genetic Technologies, and Hutchison China MediTech Ltd. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 88.77% of the company's stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $52.45, for a total transaction of $865,425.00. Following the transaction, the chairman now owns 53,014 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $2,780,584.30. The disclosure for this sale can be found here.

The collective rating of 2.8 for Ionis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. It operates its business through the Ionis Core and Akcea Therapeutics segments.

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Ameriprise holds 0% or 72,623 shares in its portfolio. 33,615 were reported by Investment Advsrs Ltd Liability Com. Blackrock Advsr holds 0% of its portfolio in Invesco Senior Income Trust (NYSE: VVR ) for 503,048 shares.

The drug discovery and development company posted revenue of $104.2M in the period, beating Street forecasts. In the Ionis Core segment, the Company is engaged in exploiting a drug discovery platform to generate a pipeline of drugs for the Company and its partners.

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