Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Class A Common Stock (NYSE:BIO) has coverage initiated with a Equal Weight rating and $345.00 price target

Analyst Ratings For Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Class A Common Stock (NYSE:BIO)

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Today, Barclays initiated coverage on Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Class A Common Stock (NYSE:BIO) with a Equal Weight with a price target of $345.00.

There are 4 Buy Ratings, 2 Hold Ratings, no Strong Buy Ratings, no Sell Ratings on the stock.

The current consensus rating on Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Class A Common Stock (NYSE:BIO) is Buy with a consensus target price of $314.00 per share, a potential 0.74% downside.

Some recent analyst ratings include

  • 9/5/2018-Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Class A Common Stock (NYSE:BIO) has coverage initiated with a Equal Weight rating and $345.00 price target
  • 2/16/2018-Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Class A Common Stock (NYSE:BIO) gets downgraded to Neutral by CL King
  • 9/18/2017-Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Class A Common Stock (NYSE:BIO) had its Buy rating reiterated by Deutsche Bank with a $255.00 price target

Recent Insider Trading Activity For Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Class A Common Stock (NYSE:BIO)
Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Class A Common Stock (NYSE:BIO) has insider ownership of 27.99% and institutional ownership of 63.19%.

  • On 12/14/2017 Christine A Tsingos, CFO, sold 4,980 with an average share price of $249.40 per share and the total transaction amounting to $1,242,012.00.
  • On 12/4/2017 Michael Crowley, EVP, sold 1,000 with an average share price of $258.39 per share and the total transaction amounting to $258,390.00.
  • On 11/30/2017 James R. Stark, VP, sold 746 with an average share price of $270.51 per share and the total transaction amounting to $201,800.46.
  • On 11/14/2017 Giovanni Magni, EVP, sold 2,400 with an average share price of $253.01 per share and the total transaction amounting to $607,224.00.
  • On 8/11/2017 Michael Crowley, EVP, sold 700 with an average share price of $215.91 per share and the total transaction amounting to $151,137.00.
  • On 3/7/2017 Michael Crowley, EVP, sold 300 with an average share price of $196.13 per share and the total transaction amounting to $58,839.00.
  • On 11/9/2016 James R. Stark, VP, sold 1,299 with an average share price of $171.42 per share and the total transaction amounting to $222,674.58.

About Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Class A Common Stock (NYSE:BIO)
Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. develops, manufactures, and markets products and solutions for the life science research and clinical diagnostic markets in Europe, the Pacific Rim, the United States, and internationally. The company offers products and systems to separate complex chemical and biological materials, as well as to identify, analyze, and purify components. It operates through two segments, Life Science and Clinical Diagnostics. The Life Science segment develops, manufactures, and markets a range of reagents, apparatus, and laboratory instruments that are used in research techniques, biopharmaceutical production processes, and food testing regimes. It focuses on selected segments of the life sciences market in proteomics, genomics, biopharmaceutical production, cell biology, and food safety. This segment serves universities and medical schools, industrial research organizations, government agencies, pharmaceutical manufacturers, biotechnology researchers, food producers, and food testing laboratories. The Clinical Diagnostics segment designs, manufactures, sells, and supports test systems, informatics systems, test kits, and specialized quality controls for clinical laboratories in the diagnostics market. This segment offers reagents, instruments, and software, which address specific niches within the in vitro diagnostics test market. It sells its products to reference laboratories, hospital laboratories, state newborn screening facilities, physicians' office laboratories, transfusion laboratories, and insurance and forensic testing laboratories. The company offers its products through its direct sales force, as well as through distributors, agents, brokers, and resellers. Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. was founded in 1952 and is headquartered in Hercules, California.

Recent Trading Activity for Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Class A Common Stock (NYSE:BIO)
Shares of Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Class A Common Stock closed the previous trading session at 317,78 −8,32 2,55 % with 316.52 shares trading hands.

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