EPS for OraSure Technologies, Inc. (OSUR) Expected At $-0.06; Elk Creek Partners Has Increased By $3.21 Million Its Medicines Co (MDCO) Stake

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Analysts expect OraSure Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:OSUR) to report $-0.06 EPS on May, 1.They anticipate $0.03 EPS change or 100.00% from last quarter’s $-0.03 EPS. After having $0.20 EPS previously, OraSure Technologies, Inc.’s analysts see -130.00% EPS growth. The stock decreased 3.23% or $0.32 during the last trading session, reaching $9.58. About 242,821 shares traded. OraSure Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:OSUR) has declined 32.51% since April 17, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 36.88% the S&P500. Some Historical OSUR News: 04/05/2018 – ORASURE TECHNOLOGIES INC OSUR.O SAYS ROBERTO CUCA APPOINTED CFO; 19/03/2018 OraSure Technologies Access Event Set By CL King for Mar. 26; 26/03/2018 – OraSure Technologies at Management Roadshow Hosted By CL King; 04/05/2018 – ORASURE TECHNOLOGIES NAMES ROBERTO CUCA NEW CFO; 16/04/2018 – Peregrine Capital Buys 1.5% Position in OraSure Technologies; 02/05/2018 – OraSure Sees 2Q Rev $42M-$42.5M; 04/05/2018 – ORASURE TECHNOLOGIES INC – CUCA WILL SUCCEED RONALD SPAIR; 02/05/2018 – OraSure 1Q Loss/Shr 3c; 18/04/2018 – FDA: OraSure Technologies, Inc.- Cocaine Metabolite MICRO-PLATE EIA, Catalog Number: 1122SC, UDI: (0100608337000429(17)180228(1; 02/05/2018 – OraSure 1Q Rev $41.9M

Elk Creek Partners Llc increased Medicines Co (MDCO) stake by 28.4% reported in 2018Q4 SEC filing. Elk Creek Partners Llc acquired 168,802 shares as Medicines Co (MDCO)’s stock rose 20.76%. The Elk Creek Partners Llc holds 763,154 shares with $14.61 million value, up from 594,352 last quarter. Medicines Co now has $2.01B valuation. The stock decreased 5.38% or $1.55 during the last trading session, reaching $27.28. About 695,059 shares traded. The Medicines Company (NASDAQ:MDCO) has declined 22.18% since April 17, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 26.55% the S&P500. Some Historical MDCO News: 17/04/2018 – CHINA NATIONAL ACCORD MEDICINES 000028.SZ 200028.SZ SAYS BOARD ELECTS LIU YONG AS CHAIRMAN; 08/03/2018 – SPIMACO – SIGNS MOU WITH ASTRAZENECA, TARGETS INVESTMENT AND TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER AND MANUFACTURE RANGE OF PHARMACEUTICALS UNDER PROJECT OF PRODUCING MEDICINES FOR CANCER DISEASES; 17/05/2018 – FDA to Release List of Medicines Whose Manufacturers It Says Have Blocked Access to Brand-Name Samples; 27/03/2018 – The Medicines Company Announces Chief Financial Officer Transition; 17/05/2018 – Effort Is Part of Broader Trump Initiative to Make Medicines More Affordable; 18/05/2018 – RICHTER SPOKESWOMAN DECLINES COMMENT ON EUROPEAN MEDICINES AGENCY RECOMMENDATIONS ON ESMYA; 28/03/2018 – European Medicines Agency (EMA) Accepts BioMarin’s Marketing Application for Pegvaliase MAA for Treatment of Phenylketonuria (P; 24/04/2018 – EXPRESS SCRIPTS ESRX.O SAYS PRESSING AMGEN INC AMGN.O , RIVALS TO CHANGE DYNAMIC OF HIGH LIST PRICES, DEEP REBATES ON NEW MIGRAINE MEDICINES; 26/03/2018 – Alnylam Receives European Medicines Agency PRIME Designation for Accelerated Assessment of Lumasiran, an Investigational RNAi Therapeutic for the Treatment of Primary Hyperoxaluria Type 1 (PH1); 19/04/2018 – REG-Novartis delivered a strong first quarter and acted to become a more focused medicines company

OraSure Technologies, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, develops, makes, markets, and sells oral fluid diagnostic products and specimen collection devices in the United States, Europe, and internationally. The company has market cap of $594.45 million. It operates in two divisions, OSUR and DNAG. It has a 29.03 P/E ratio. The firm also offers other diagnostic products, such as immunoassays and other in vitro diagnostic tests.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.01 in Q4 2018. Its down 0.39, from 1.4 in 2018Q3. It worsened, as 24 investors sold OraSure Technologies, Inc. shares while 51 reduced holdings. 23 funds opened positions while 53 raised stakes. 55.72 million shares or 2.65% more from 54.28 million shares in 2018Q3 were reported. Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania Pub School Empls Retrmt Systems reported 0% of its portfolio in OraSure Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:OSUR). Susquehanna International Llp holds 0% or 16,603 shares. 16,476 were accumulated by Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado. Teachers Retirement Systems Of The State Of Kentucky holds 64,541 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Renaissance Ltd Liability Corporation invested 0.05% of its portfolio in OraSure Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:OSUR). Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) invested 0% of its portfolio in OraSure Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:OSUR). Moreover, Systematic Management Lp has 0.42% invested in OraSure Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:OSUR). Charles Schwab Inv Mngmt stated it has 0% of its portfolio in OraSure Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:OSUR). Swiss Bank stated it has 108,200 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Trexquant Investment Ltd Partnership reported 25,892 shares. Ny State Teachers Retirement invested in 0% or 48,348 shares. Pub Employees Retirement Systems Of Ohio reported 0.01% stake. The Delaware-based Dupont Cap Management Corp has invested 0.02% in OraSure Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:OSUR). Virginia Retirement Et Al has 0.01% invested in OraSure Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:OSUR). Mason Street Advisors Limited Liability Corp holds 19,021 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio.

More notable recent OraSure Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:OSUR) news were published by: Globenewswire.com which released: “OraSure Technologies Earnings Conference Call Invitation Nasdaq:OSUR – GlobeNewswire” on April 17, 2019, also Globenewswire.com with their article: “OraSure Technologies Announces 2019 Annual Meeting Date Nasdaq:OSUR – GlobeNewswire” published on December 10, 2018, Globenewswire.com published: “OraSure Announces 2018 Full Year and Fourth Quarter Financial Results – GlobeNewswire” on February 06, 2019. More interesting news about OraSure Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:OSUR) were released by: Globenewswire.com and their article: “OraSure Technologies, Inc.: Updated Release to Clarify Timing of Presentation – GlobeNewswire” published on January 02, 2019 as well as Globenewswire.com‘s news article titled: “OraSure Announces 2018 Third Quarter Financial Results Nasdaq:OSUR – GlobeNewswire” with publication date: November 07, 2018.

Since November 16, 2018, it had 9 buys, and 0 selling transactions for $42.57 million activity. Timney Mark had bought 2,926 shares worth $52,375. Cox Christopher T bought $2.01 million worth of stock or 113,500 shares. 819,000 shares valued at $16.59M were bought by DENNER ALEXANDER J on Thursday, December 13.

Elk Creek Partners Llc decreased Chefs Whse Inc (NASDAQ:CHEF) stake by 127,385 shares to 124,458 valued at $3.98M in 2018Q4. It also reduced Foundation Bldg Matls Inc stake by 147,089 shares and now owns 335,518 shares. Interxion Holding N.V (NYSE:INXN) was reduced too.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.76 in Q4 2018. Its up 0.68, from 1.08 in 2018Q3. It increased, as 23 investors sold MDCO shares while 36 reduced holdings. 38 funds opened positions while 66 raised stakes. 89.79 million shares or 2.48% more from 87.62 million shares in 2018Q3 were reported. California-based California State Teachers Retirement System has invested 0% in The Medicines Company (NASDAQ:MDCO). The New York-based Healthcor Management Limited Partnership has invested 1.17% in The Medicines Company (NASDAQ:MDCO). Bailard has invested 0.11% in The Medicines Company (NASDAQ:MDCO). University Of Notre Dame Du Lac has invested 0.52% in The Medicines Company (NASDAQ:MDCO). Aperio Limited Liability Corporation stated it has 0% of its portfolio in The Medicines Company (NASDAQ:MDCO). Premier Asset Management Ltd Liability Co has 0.13% invested in The Medicines Company (NASDAQ:MDCO). Price Michael F has invested 0.5% in The Medicines Company (NASDAQ:MDCO). Moreover, Wellington Grp Inc Limited Liability Partnership has 0.05% invested in The Medicines Company (NASDAQ:MDCO). 20,403 were accumulated by Daiwa Secs. Nelson Van Denburg Campbell Wealth Mgmt Grp Inc Llc holds 7,010 shares or 0.03% of its portfolio. Deutsche Natl Bank Ag holds 0% or 343,845 shares. Great West Life Assurance Co Can holds 0% or 89,091 shares in its portfolio. State Of Tennessee Treasury Department has invested 0% in The Medicines Company (NASDAQ:MDCO). Mason Street Advsr Ltd Limited Liability Company owns 20,415 shares or 0.01% of their US portfolio. Weiss Multi reported 0.02% in The Medicines Company (NASDAQ:MDCO).

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