CytomX Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:CTMX) insider Sean A. Mccarthy sold 9,562 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Monday, October 2nd. The shares were sold at an average price of $18.57, for a total transaction of $177,566.34. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this link.

Shares of CytomX Therapeutics, Inc. (CTMX) traded down 4.46% during midday trading on Thursday, hitting $22.06. 484,634 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. The company has a 50 day moving average of $16.92 and a 200 day moving average of $15.62. CytomX Therapeutics, Inc. has a 52 week low of $9.85 and a 52 week high of $24.67. The stock’s market cap is $813.29 million.

CytomX Therapeutics (NASDAQ:CTMX) last announced its earnings results on Monday, August 7th. The biotechnology company reported ($0.69) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of ($0.39) by ($0.30). CytomX Therapeutics had a negative net margin of 206.33% and a negative return on equity of 84.61%. The firm had revenue of $8.75 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $4.95 million. On average, equities analysts forecast that CytomX Therapeutics, Inc. will post ($1.47) EPS for the current fiscal year.

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A number of hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. California State Teachers Retirement System boosted its stake in CytomX Therapeutics by 27.8% during the second quarter. California State Teachers Retirement System now owns 51,430 shares of the biotechnology company’s stock valued at $797,000 after buying an additional 11,200 shares in the last quarter. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company boosted its stake in CytomX Therapeutics by 36.9% during the second quarter. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company now owns 23,529 shares of the biotechnology company’s stock valued at $365,000 after buying an additional 6,342 shares in the last quarter. Redmile Group LLC boosted its stake in CytomX Therapeutics by 2.4% during the second quarter. Redmile Group LLC now owns 698,392 shares of the biotechnology company’s stock valued at $10,825,000 after buying an additional 16,500 shares in the last quarter. Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC bought a new position in CytomX Therapeutics during the second quarter valued at about $174,000. Finally, State Street Corp boosted its stake in CytomX Therapeutics by 58.8% during the second quarter. State Street Corp now owns 446,315 shares of the biotechnology company’s stock valued at $6,914,000 after buying an additional 165,342 shares in the last quarter. 59.97% of the stock is owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

Several equities analysts have issued reports on CTMX shares. Cowen and Company reissued a “buy” rating on shares of CytomX Therapeutics in a research note on Wednesday, June 28th. BidaskClub raised shares of CytomX Therapeutics from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Saturday, July 8th. Cann reissued a “hold” rating on shares of CytomX Therapeutics in a research note on Tuesday, August 8th. Bank of America Corporation reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $30.00 price objective (up from $28.00) on shares of CytomX Therapeutics in a research note on Wednesday, August 9th. Finally, Jefferies Group LLC set a $25.00 target price on shares of CytomX Therapeutics and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, August 25th. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have assigned a hold rating and six have issued a buy rating to the stock. CytomX Therapeutics currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $32.67.

About CytomX Therapeutics

CytomX Therapeutics, Inc is a clinical-stage, oncology-focused biopharmaceutical company. The Company uses its Probody technology platform to create cancer immunotherapies against clinically validated targets, as well as to develop cancer therapeutics against difficult-to-drug targets. Its pipeline is focused on the development of therapies in a set of modalities: Probody cancer immunotherapies, Probody drug conjugates, T-cell engaging Probody bispecifics and ProCAR-NK cell therapies.

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