Regeneron Stock Gaps Up On Today's Open (REGN)

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Shares of Regeneron Pharmaceuticals (Nasdaq: REGN) were gapping up Thursday morning with an open price 12.5% higher than Wednesday's closing price. The stock closed at $127.11 Wednesday and opened today's trading at $143.06.

The average volume for Regeneron has been one million shares per day over the past 30 days. Regeneron has a market cap of $11.25 billion and is part of the health care sector and drugs industry. Shares are up 129.3% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company, discovers, develops, and commercializes medicines for the treatment of serious medical conditions in the United States.

TheStreet Ratings rates Regeneron as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and weak operating cash flow. You can view the full Regeneron Ratings Report.

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