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DNA testing is getting more popular, and interest in investing in genetics is trending up as well. While a lot of the most popular names in home DNA test kits, like 23andme and Ancestry, aren't yet publicly traded, there are still plenty of companies that let you invest on the trend. There are also new IPOs in this field, with via a merger with VG Acquisition (VGAC).
The best genetic testing stocks depend on your portfolio and investment goals — while volatility can be ideal for day traders, long-term investors will want to look to stocks with steadier gains over time.
Natera, Inc. , a diagnostics company, develops and commercializes molecular testing services worldwide. It offers Panorama, a non-invasive prenatal test that screens for chromosomal abnormalities of a fetus with a blood draw from the mother, as well as twin pregnancies for zygosity; Vistara, a single-gene mutations screening test to identify single-gene disorder; Horizon carrier screening to determine carrier status for various genetic diseases; and Spectrum to analyze chromosomal anomalies or inherited genetic conditions during an in vitro fertilization cycle.
Natera stock opened the day at $101.95 after a previous close of $100.35. The latest price was $96.61 (25 minute delay). Natera is listed on the NASDAQ, has a trailing 12-month revenue of around USD391 million and employs 1,815 staff.
Genetic Technologies Limited, a molecular diagnostics company, provides predictive testing and assessment tools to help physicians manage women's health in Australia and the United States. The company's lead product is the BREVAGenplus, a clinically validated risk assessment test for non-hereditary breast cancer. It also markets BREVAGenplus to healthcare professionals in breast health care and imaging centers, as well as to obstetricians/gynecologists and breast cancer risk assessment specialists, such as breast surgeons.
Genetic Technologies stock opened the day at $4.35 after a previous close of $4.32. The latest price was $4.38 (25 minute delay). Genetic Technologies is listed on the NASDAQ and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around USD$25,714.
VG Acquisition Corp. does not have significant operations. It intends to effect a merger, share exchange, asset acquisition, share purchase, reorganization, or similar business combination with one or more businesses.
VG Acquisition stock opened the day at $9.97 after a previous close of $10.01. The latest price was $10.00 (25 minute delay). VG Acquisition is listed on the NYSE.
Sangamo Therapeutics, Inc. , a clinical-stage biotechnology company, focuses on translating science into genomic medicines that transform patients' lives using platform technologies in gene therapy, cell therapy, genome editing, and genome regulation. The company offers zinc finger protein (ZFP), a technology platform for making zinc finger nucleases, which are proteins used in modifying DNA sequences by adding or knocking out specific genes or genome editing; and ZFP transcription factors proteins used in increasing or decreasing gene expression.
Sangamo Therapeutics stock opened the day at $11.45 after a previous close of $11.40. The latest price was $11.65 (25 minute delay). Sangamo Therapeutics is listed on the NASDAQ, has a trailing 12-month revenue of around USD$118.2 million and employs 413 staff.
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