Genetic Technologies (GENE) Shares Gap Down to $1.05

Shares of Genetic Technologies Limited (NASDAQ:GENE) gapped down prior to trading on Wednesday . The stock had previously closed at $1.01, but opened at $1.05. Genetic Technologies shares last traded at $1.22, with a volume of 13155 shares changing hands.

Separately, ValuEngine downgraded shares of Genetic Technologies from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Monday.

A hedge fund recently bought a new stake in Genetic Technologies stock. Alpine Group USVI LLC acquired a new stake in Genetic Technologies Limited (NASDAQ:GENE) in the first quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The fund acquired 28,437 shares of the biotechnology company’s stock, valued at approximately $25,000. Genetic Technologies accounts for about 0.1% of Alpine Group USVI LLC’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 15th largest holding. Alpine Group USVI LLC owned approximately 0.18% of Genetic Technologies at the end of the most recent quarter. 3.87% of the stock is owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

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About Genetic Technologies (NASDAQ:GENE)

Genetic Technologies Limited, a molecular diagnostics company, provides predictive testing and assessment tools to help physicians manage the 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.

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