bluebird up big after Q1 report

|About: bluebird bio, Inc. (BLUE)|By:, SA News Editor

Shares of bluebird bio (BLUE +27.9%) pop on a 5x surge in volume in response to its Q1 report after yesterday's close.

Revenue: $6.3M (+473%); operating loss: ($10.7M) (-64.6%); net loss/share: ($0.44) vs ($19.94); cash & equiv: $192.5M (-6.7%); cash burn: ($11.9M).

153 mutual funds have positions, up from 73 a year earlier.