Credit Suisse Upgrades Sequenom to Neutral | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Investment bank Credit Suisse today upgraded shares of Sequenom to Neutral, noting the non-invasive prenatal fetal aneuploidy testing firm's announcement of its national contract with the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association last week.

Credit Suisse analyst Vamil Divan upgraded shares of the San Diego-based company's stock from Underperform and raised its target price to $4.50 from a previous target of $4.00.

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