Sarepta Stock Falls On Unusually High Volume (SRPT)

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NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Sarepta Therapeutics (Nasdaq: SRPT) is trading at unusually high volume Thursday with 6.7 million shares changing hands. It is currently at four times its average daily volume and trading down $6.74 (-15%) at $38.19 as of 12:56 p.m. ET.

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Sarepta has a market cap of $339.1 million and is part of the health care sector and drugs industry. Shares are up 5930.9% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Sarepta Therapeutics, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company, focuses on the discovery and development of RNA-based therapeutics for the treatment of serious and life-threatening rare and infectious diseases.

TheStreet Ratings rates Sarepta as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its disappointing return on equity and weak operating cash flow. You can view the full Sarepta Ratings Report.

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