Amgen (AMGN) Gets a Hold Rating from Mizuho Securities

Mizuho Securities analyst Salim Syed maintained a Hold rating on Amgen (AMGN) today and set a price target of $200.00. The company’s shares closed last Friday at $239.64.

According to, Syed ‘s ranking currently consits of 0 on a 0-5 ranking scale, with an average return of -7.5% and a 41.5% success rate. Syed covers the Healthcare sector, focusing on stocks such as Atara Biotherapeutics, Assembly Biosciences, and Unity Biotechnology.

Currently, the analyst consensus on Amgen is a Moderate Buy with an average price target of $243.69, a 4.0% upside from current levels. In a report issued on April 28, Leerink Partners also initiated coverage with a Hold rating on the stock with a $230.00 price target.

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The company has a one-year high of $276.69 and a one-year low of $210.28. Currently, Amgen has an average volume of 2.68M.

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Founded in 1980, California-based Amgen, Inc. is one of the world’s leading biotechnology companies, which is engaged in the discovery, development, manufacture and marketing of human therapeutics. It primarily focuses on inflammation, oncology/hematology, bone health, cardiovascular disease, nephrology and neuroscience areas.

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