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Hot Fact Under Analysts Views: Great Basin Scientific (NASDAQ:GBSN), Protalix BioTherapeutics (NYSE:PLX)

Shares of Great Basin Scientific, Inc. (NASDAQ:GBSN) [Trend Analysis] swings enthusiastically in regular trading session, it a loss of -7.39% to close at $0.01. Great Basin Scientific, Inc. (GBSN) reported that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) issued U.S. Patent 9,434,999 for the firm’s amplification suppressor. This technology blocks detection of contaminants present in the environment that may result in a false positive result and potential misdiagnosis of a patient.

“In the molecular diagnostics community, concern that a positive test result is actually indicating an environmental contaminant as opposed a life-threatening organism has long been an industry concern,” stated Robert D. Jenison, chief technology officer of Great Basin Scientific. The stock is going forward its fifty-two week low with 9.84% and lagging behind from its 52-week high price with -31.63%.

Protalix BioTherapeutics, Inc. (NYSE:PLX) [Trend Analysis] retains strong position in active trade, as shares scoring 14.29% to $0.56 in an active trade session, while looking at the shares volume, around 1.99 Million shares have changed hands in this session. The PLX held a rough session during the week but was ready to get some critical analysis. The stock was assessed by a pool of analysts at WSJ and came out with some serious outcomes not to be avoided before making investment. The PLX ratings chart showed that 0 gave HOLD ratings for the current month as 0 analysts opting for Overweight option for same period. For stocks’ current month, 2 analysts opted for BUY ratings. The stock price target chart showed average price target of 2.15 as compared to current price of 0.56.

Taking look on per share earnings estimates, its next year first quarter current estimate trend for EPS was for $-0.12 and on annual basis FY 2016 estimate trends at current was for $-0.40 as compared to one month ago of $-0.40, and for next year per share earnings estimates have $-0.40.

The firm has institutional ownership of 31.30%, while insider ownership included 13.90%. PLX attains analyst recommendation of 1.50 with week’s performance of 16.67%. Investors looking further ahead will note that the Price to next year’s EPS is 2.40%.


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