Since its 52-week low, uniQure N.V. (QURE) has marched up 153.81%

uniQure N.V. (NASDAQ:QURE) enjoyed a 153.81% run-up in share price since hitting record low of $4.72. The stock managed 11.86% rise and now stands at $11.98 as of Oct. 16, 2017. At recent session, the prices were hovering between $10.6 and $12.25. This company shares are 19.12% off its target price of $14.27 and the current market capitalization stands at $317.95M. The recent change has given its price a 35.19% lead over SMA 50 and 2.92% lead over its 52-week high. The stock witnessed 45.39% gains, 67.55% gains and 121.03% gains for the 1-month, 3-month and 6-month period, respectively. To measure price-variation, we found QURE’s volatility during a week at 7.93% and during a month it has been found around 7.23%.

uniQure N.V. (QURE) Top Holders

Institutional investors currently hold around $83 million or 59.9% in QURE stock. Look at its top three institutional owners. Fmr Llc owns $16.71 million in uniQure N.V., which represents roughly 5.26% of the company’s market cap and approximately 20.13% of the institutional ownership. Similar statistics are true for the second largest owner, 683 Capital Management, Llc, which owns 1,224,936 shares of the stock are valued at $13.12 million. The third largest holder is Nantahala Capital Management, Llc, which currently holds $11.86 million worth of this stock and that ownership represents nearly 3.73% of its market capitalization.

uniQure N.V. 13F Filings

At the end of June reporting period, 17 institutional holders increased their position in uniQure N.V. (NASDAQ:QURE) by some 1,374,929 shares, 22 decreased positions by 1,149,906 and 7 held positions by 5,214,946. That puts total institutional holdings at 7,739,781 shares, according to SEC filings. The stock grabbed 6 new institutional investments totaling 131,482 shares while 10 institutional investors sold out their entire positions totaling 687,846 shares.

Multiple company employees have indulged in significant insider trading. uniQure N.V. disclosed in a document filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) that Chief Scientific Officer Petry Harald has sold 49,300 shares of uniQure N.V. (QURE) in trading session dated Jun. 29, 2017. These shares are worth $296,786 and were traded at $6.02 each. The SEC filing shows that Petry Harald performed a sale of 65,930 shares. The Chief Scientific Officer disposed these shares by way of transaction on Jun. 27, 2017. The company’s shares were given away at $6.01 per share worth to an income of some $396,239 on account of Petry Harald.

Chief Scientific Officer, Petry Harald, sold 25,422 common shares of uniQure N.V. (QURE) in the open market. In a transaction dated Mar. 21, 2017, the shares were put up for sale at an average price of $6.03, raking in a sum of $153,295.

uniQure N.V. (QURE) Analyst Guide

Several analysts have released their opinion on uniQure N.V. (NASDAQ:QURE), with 4 analysts believing it is a strong buy. Whereas 0 of them predict the stock is a hold. Also, there are 0 buy, 0 sell and 0 strong sell ratings, collectively assigning a 1 average brokerage recommendation.

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