Collegium Pharmaceutical, Inc. (NASDAQ:COLL) Receives Average “Buy” Rating from Analysts

Collegium Pharmaceutical, Inc. (NASDAQ: COLL – Get a rating) received an average “Buy” recommendation from the seven research companies that cover the business, Marketbeat reports. One equity research analyst gave the stock a hold rating, four gave the company a buy rating and one issued a strong buy rating for the company. The 12-month average target price among analysts who have rated the stock over the past year is $30.60.

Several research analysts recently commented on the title. Piper Sandler raised her price target on shares of Collegium Pharmaceutical from $36.00 to $42.00 and gave the stock an “overweight” rating in a Tuesday, Feb. 22 research note. Needham & Company LLC raised its price target on Collegium Pharmaceutical shares from $28.00 to $34.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a Tuesday, February 15 research report. TheStreet upgraded shares of Collegium Pharmaceutical from a “c+” rating to a “b-” rating in a Thursday, March 3 research report. Cantor Fitzgerald moved shares of Collegium Pharmaceutical from a “neutral” rating to an “overweight” rating and raised his target price for the company from $18.00 to $26.00 in a Tuesday 15 research report. February. Ultimately, Zacks Investment Research moved shares of Collegium Pharmaceutical from a “hold” rating to a “strong-buy” rating and set a target price of $22.00 on the stock in a research report on Thursday, March 3.

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In other news, EVP Scott Dreyer sold 10,559 shares of the company in a transaction dated Friday, February 18. The shares were sold at an average price of $21.61, for a total value of $228,179.99. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, accessible via this link. 5.18% of the shares are currently held by insiders of the company.

Hedge funds have recently increased or reduced their holdings in the stock. Harel Insurance Investments & Financial Services Ltd. acquired a new stake in Collegium Pharmaceutical in Q3 worth approximately $28,000. Denali Advisors LLC acquired a new stake in Collegium Pharmaceutical during Q4 valued at approximately $32,000. Geneos Wealth Management Inc. acquired a new stake in Collegium Pharmaceutical during Q3 valued at approximately $43,000. Point72 Hong Kong Ltd acquired a new stake in Collegium Pharmaceutical during Q3 valued at approximately $44,000. Finally, the Royal Bank of Canada increased its stake in Collegium Pharmaceutical by 344.3% during the second quarter. Royal Bank of Canada now owns 3,110 shares of the specialty pharmaceutical company valued at $74,000 after acquiring an additional 2,410 shares during the period.

COLL stock opened at $19.33 on Friday. The company has a market capitalization of $645.24 million, a PE ratio of 11.44, a P/E/G ratio of 0.18 and a beta of 0.99. Collegium Pharmaceutical has a 12-month low of $17.07 and a 12-month high of $25.80. The company’s 50-day moving average is $18.81 and its 200-day moving average is $19.29. The company has a debt ratio of 0.99, a current ratio of 1.13 and a quick ratio of 1.07.

About Collegium Pharmaceutical (Get a rating)

Collegium Pharmaceutical, Inc operates as a pharmaceutical company. The company engages in the development and planning for commercialization of next-generation abuse-deterrent products for the treatment of patients with chronic pain and other diseases. Its products include Xtampza ER, Nucynta ER and Nucynta IR.

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