Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A. Acquires 53,000 Shares of Radius Health Inc (RDUS)

Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A. grew its holdings in Radius Health Inc (NASDAQ:RDUS) by 37.3% in the 4th quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 195,000 shares of the biopharmaceutical company’s stock after acquiring an additional 53,000 shares during the period. Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A. owned 0.44% of Radius Health worth $6,195,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

A number of other hedge funds have also bought and sold shares of the business. California Public Employees Retirement System grew its position in Radius Health by 2.3% in the fourth quarter. California Public Employees Retirement System now owns 74,400 shares of the biopharmaceutical company’s stock worth $2,364,000 after acquiring an additional 1,700 shares in the last quarter. Teacher Retirement System of Texas bought a new stake in Radius Health in the fourth quarter worth approximately $353,000. Alps Advisors Inc. bought a new stake in shares of Radius Health during the 4th quarter worth $1,570,000. Mutual of America Capital Management LLC boosted its holdings in shares of Radius Health by 45.6% during the 4th quarter. Mutual of America Capital Management LLC now owns 49,615 shares of the biopharmaceutical company’s stock worth $1,576,000 after buying an additional 15,534 shares during the period. Finally, Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. boosted its holdings in shares of Radius Health by 0.9% during the 4th quarter. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. now owns 182,575 shares of the biopharmaceutical company’s stock worth $5,801,000 after buying an additional 1,674 shares during the period.

Several analysts recently issued reports on RDUS shares. Cantor Fitzgerald set a $58.00 price objective on shares of Radius Health and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Thursday, December 7th. Citigroup reaffirmed a “hold” rating and set a $43.00 price objective on shares of Radius Health in a report on Monday, January 22nd. BidaskClub raised shares of Radius Health from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, January 10th. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Radius Health from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Monday, January 8th. Finally, Jefferies Group decreased their price objective on shares of Radius Health from $38.00 to $31.00 and set a “hold” rating for the company in a report on Friday, November 3rd. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, six have assigned a hold rating and six have issued a buy rating to the company. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $51.78.

In related news, major shareholder Growth N. V. Biotech bought 75,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, February 9th. The stock was purchased at an average cost of $34.38 per share, for a total transaction of $2,578,500.00. Following the purchase, the insider now directly owns 5,773,799 shares in the company, valued at $198,503,209.62. The purchase was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available through this link. 15.00% of the stock is owned by corporate insiders.

Shares of Radius Health Inc (NASDAQ:RDUS) opened at $38.57 on Friday. The stock has a market cap of $1,720.00, a price-to-earnings ratio of -7.10 and a beta of 1.21. Radius Health Inc has a 1-year low of $24.66 and a 1-year high of $49.16. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.53, a quick ratio of 12.79 and a current ratio of 12.87.

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About Radius Health

Radius Health, Inc is a biopharmaceutical company. The Company is focused on the developing therapeutics in the areas of osteoporosis, oncology and endocrine diseases. The Company’s lead investigational product candidate, TYMLOS (abaloparatide-SC) injection is developed for the treatment of postmenopausal women with osteoporosis at high risk for fracture.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Radius Health (NASDAQ:RDUS)

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