LON:AZN - AstraZeneca Stock Price, News & Analysis

GBX 7,384
+60.00 (+0.82 %)
(As of 08/23/2019 05:51 AM ET)
Today's Range
7,329
Now: GBX 7,384
7,402
50-Day Range
6,324
MA: GBX 6,870.36
7,412
52-Week Range
5,312
Now: GBX 7,384
7,475.15
Volume188,651 shs
Average Volume2.31 million shs
Market Capitalization£96.87 billion
P/E Ratio43.13
Dividend Yield3.02%
BetaN/A
AstraZeneca PLC discovers, develops, and commercializes prescription medicines in the areas of oncology, cardiovascular, renal and metabolism, respiratory, autoimmunity, infection, neuroscience, and gastroenterology worldwide. Its marketed products include Arimidex, Casodex/Cosudex, Calquence, Faslodex, Imfinzi, Iressa, Lynparza, Nolvadex, Tagrisso, and Zoladex for oncology diseases; Atacand1/Atacand HCT/Atacand Plus, Brilinta/Brilique, Crestor, Plendil, Seloken/Toprol-XL, Tenormin, and Zestril for cardiovascular diseases; and Bydureon, Byetta, Farxiga/Forxiga, Kombiglyze XR, Komboglyze, Onglyza, Qtern, Symlin, Xigduo, and Xigduo XR for metabolic diseases. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Drug Manufacturers - Major
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorMedical
CUSIPN/A
CIKN/A
Phone+44-20-73045000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£23.07 billion
Cash FlowGBX 484.91 per share
Book ValueGBX 1,033.40 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees64,400
Outstanding Shares1,311,879,936
Market Cap£96.87 billion
Next Earnings Date10/24/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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AstraZeneca (LON:AZN) Frequently Asked Questions

What is AstraZeneca's stock symbol?

AstraZeneca trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "AZN."

How often does AstraZeneca pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for AstraZeneca?

AstraZeneca declared a dividend on Thursday, July 25th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, August 8th will be paid a dividend of GBX 71.90 per share on Monday, September 9th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.07%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 8th. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View AstraZeneca's Dividend History.

When is AstraZeneca's next earnings date?

AstraZeneca is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October 24th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for AstraZeneca.

What price target have analysts set for AZN?

19 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for AstraZeneca's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 5,180 to GBX 8,500. On average, they anticipate AstraZeneca's stock price to reach GBX 6,688.24 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 9.4%. View Analyst Price Targets for AstraZeneca.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for AstraZeneca?

19 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for AstraZeneca in the last year. There are currently 3 sell ratings, 6 hold ratings and 10 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for AstraZeneca.

Has AstraZeneca been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about AZN stock has trended positive on Friday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. AstraZeneca earned a news sentiment score of 2.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the biopharmaceutical company a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for AstraZeneca.

Who are some of AstraZeneca's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of AstraZeneca own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other AstraZeneca investors own include GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), Vodafone Group (VOD), Hain Celestial Group (HAIN), National Retail Properties (NNN), NVIDIA (NVDA), BP (BP), Marks and Spencer Group (MKS), Encana (ECA), Philip Morris International (PM) and Anglo American (AAL).

Who are AstraZeneca's key executives?

AstraZeneca's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Pascal Soriot, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 60)
  • Mr. Marc Dunoyer, CFO & Exec. Director (Age 67)
  • Ms. Pam P. Cheng, Exec. Vice-Pres of Operations & Information Technology (Age 48)
  • Thomas Kudsk Larsen, Head of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Jefrey Pott, Gen. Counsel

How do I buy shares of AstraZeneca?

Shares of AZN and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock.

What is AstraZeneca's stock price today?

One share of AZN stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 7,384.

How big of a company is AstraZeneca?

AstraZeneca has a market capitalization of £96.87 billion and generates £23.07 billion in revenue each year. AstraZeneca employs 64,400 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About AstraZeneca.

What is AstraZeneca's official website?

The official website for AstraZeneca is http://www.astrazeneca.com/.

How can I contact AstraZeneca?

AstraZeneca's mailing address is 1 Francis Crick Avenue Cambridge Biomedical Campus, CAMBRIDGE, CB2 0AA, United Kingdom. The biopharmaceutical company can be reached via phone at +44-20-73045000.


MarketBeat Community Rating for AstraZeneca (LON AZN)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  1,424 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  1,617 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  3,041
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about AstraZeneca and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe AZN will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe AZN will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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