UPDATE: Oppenheimer Starts F-Star Therapeutics Inc. (FSTX) at Outperform

April 15, 2021 4:03 PM EDT
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(Updated - April 15, 2021 4:07 PM EDT)

Oppenheimer analyst Jartaj Singh initiates coverage on F-Star Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ: FSTX) with a Outperform rating and a price target of $30.00.

The analyst comments "We are initiating coverage on F-star Therapeutics (FSTX) with an Outperform rating and a $30 PT. We believe FSTX screens well among various bispecific antibody (BsAbs) platforms evolving rapidly in the past two years, given the company platform's ability to leverage the three key features of BsAbs: conditionality/crosslinking/clustering through its molecules' Fc-gamma receptor (FcγR) independent tetravalent binding and generate uncorrelated high-value oncology assets. In our opinion, FSTX's story has checked the boxes for: (1) a biomarker-driven targeted oncology approach identifying a patient population subset that allows accelerated approval; (2) enhanced risk/benefit profile with low immunogenicity/high-affinity target engagement/no hook effect/etc.; (3) unveiling novel target synergy unattainable by mAbs combination; and (4) experienced/execution-focused management. We are bullish on the story."

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Shares of F-Star Therapeutics Inc. closed at $9.85 yesterday.


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