NASDAQ:ACAD - ACADIA Pharmaceuticals Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $18.63 +1.10 (+6.27 %) (As of 11/15/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$17.53Today's Range$17.40 - $18.8352-Week Range$12.77 - $32.99Volume1.48 million shsAverage Volume2.85 million shsMarket Capitalization$2.36 billionP/E Ratio-7.89Dividend YieldN/ABeta3.35 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email ACADIA Pharmaceuticals Inc., a biopharmaceutical company, focuses on the development and commercialization of small molecule drugs that address unmet medical needs in central nervous system disorders. The company offers NUPLAZID (pimavanserin) for the treatment of hallucinations and delusions associated with Parkinson's disease psychosis. It is also developing pimavanserin as a treatment for dementia-related psychosis and as an adjunctive treatment for schizophrenia that are in phase III clinical trials; and pimavanserin as an adjunctive treatment for major depressive disorder. ACADIA Pharmaceuticals Inc. was founded in 1993 and is headquartered in San Diego, California. Receive ACAD News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for ACAD and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Pharmaceutical preparations Sub-IndustryN/A SectorMedical Current SymbolNASDAQ:ACAD Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A Webwww.acadia-pharm.com Phone858-558-2871 Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current Ratio6.08 Quick Ratio5.98 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio-7.89 Forward P/E Ratio-9.27 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$124.90 million Price / Sales18.66 Cash FlowN/A Price / CashN/A Book Value$1.79 per share Price / Book10.41 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($2.36) Net Income$-289,400,000.00 Net Margins-119.62% Return on Equity-88.18% Return on Assets-75.50% Miscellaneous Employees425 Outstanding Shares125,070,000Market Cap$2.36 billion OptionableOptionable ACADIA Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:ACAD) Frequently Asked Questions What is ACADIA Pharmaceuticals' stock symbol? ACADIA Pharmaceuticals trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "ACAD." How were ACADIA Pharmaceuticals' earnings last quarter? ACADIA Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:ACAD) issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, November, 6th. The biopharmaceutical company reported ($0.50) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.58) by $0.08. The biopharmaceutical company had revenue of $58.31 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $56.31 million. ACADIA Pharmaceuticals had a negative return on equity of 88.18% and a negative net margin of 119.62%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 63.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted ($0.53) EPS. View ACADIA Pharmaceuticals' Earnings History. When is ACADIA Pharmaceuticals' next earnings date? ACADIA Pharmaceuticals is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 26th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for ACADIA Pharmaceuticals. What price target have analysts set for ACAD? 8 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for ACADIA Pharmaceuticals' stock. Their forecasts range from $17.00 to $60.00. On average, they anticipate ACADIA Pharmaceuticals' stock price to reach $31.8750 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 71.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for ACADIA Pharmaceuticals. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for ACADIA Pharmaceuticals? 8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for ACADIA Pharmaceuticals in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for ACADIA Pharmaceuticals. What are Wall Street analysts saying about ACADIA Pharmaceuticals stock? Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about ACADIA Pharmaceuticals stock: 1. HC Wainwright analysts commented, "Our $60 PT is based on an equally weighted composite of: (a) $69/share, as a 35x multiple of taxed and diluted FY22 GAAP EPS of $4.09 discounted back to and (b) an NPV of $50/share (discount rate 10%, growth rate 2.5%)." (11/1/2018) 2. Cantor Fitzgerald analysts commented, ". We reiterate our Overweight rating and raise our 12-month price target to $27 from $25. In August 2018, ACADIA announced a licensing agreement with Neuren Pharmaceuticals (ASX: Rett syndrome. Although this program has yet to take center stage, we believe it is an underappreciated asset that could diversify the pipeline/business strategy over the next 12 months. We recently had an opportunity to meet with Neuren to discuss the history/future of Trofi’." (10/15/2018) 3. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Acadia Pharmaceuticals is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery, development and commercialization of small molecule drugs for the treatment of central nervous system disorders. Their three clinical programs are ACP-103 for treatment-induced dysfunction in Parkinson's disease, and ACP-104 and ACP-103, both for the treatment of schizophrenia. " (10/8/2018) Has ACADIA Pharmaceuticals been receiving favorable news coverage? Media stories about ACAD stock have been trending neutral recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. ACADIA Pharmaceuticals earned a media sentiment score of 0.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the biopharmaceutical company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days. Are investors shorting ACADIA Pharmaceuticals? ACADIA Pharmaceuticals saw a drop in short interest in October. As of October 31st, there was short interest totalling 15,937,478 shares, a drop of 13.6% from the October 15th total of 18,444,733 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 3,272,148 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 4.9 days. Approximately 12.8% of the company's shares are sold short. View ACADIA Pharmaceuticals' Current Options Chain. Who are some of ACADIA Pharmaceuticals' key competitors? Some companies that are related to ACADIA Pharmaceuticals include Bausch Health Companies (BHC), Jazz Pharmaceuticals (JAZZ), Perrigo (PRGO), Genmab A/S (GNMSF), Sarepta Therapeutics (SRPT), Ionis Pharmaceuticals (IONS), Alnylam Pharmaceuticals (ALNY), Nektar Therapeutics (NKTR), Amneal Pharmaceuticals (AMRX), Beigene (BGNE), Amarin (AMRN), SAGE Therapeutics (SAGE), Dr.Reddy's Laboratories (RDY), Catalent (CTLT) and Alkermes (ALKS). Who are ACADIA Pharmaceuticals' key executives? ACADIA Pharmaceuticals' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Stephen R. Davis, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 57)Mr. Todd S. Young, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 46)Dr. Srdjan R. Stankovic, Exec. VP and Head of R&D (Age 61)Mr. Michael J. Yang, Exec. VP & Chief Commercial Officer (Age 56)Mr. Bob Mischler, Sr. VP of Strategy & Technology Operations Who are ACADIA Pharmaceuticals' major shareholders? ACADIA Pharmaceuticals' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Baker BROS. Advisors LP (22.74%), FMR LLC (15.00%), BlackRock Inc. (7.83%), First Trust Advisors LP (4.70%), Janus Henderson Group PLC (2.51%) and Deutsche Bank AG (1.48%). Company insiders that own ACADIA Pharmaceuticals stock include Bros Advisors Lp Baker, Daniel B Soland, Glenn Baity, Laura Brege and Terrence O Moore. View Institutional Ownership Trends for ACADIA Pharmaceuticals. Which institutional investors are selling ACADIA Pharmaceuticals stock? ACAD stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Janus Henderson Group PLC, Deutsche Bank AG, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Creative Planning, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Credit Suisse AG and Daiwa Securities Group Inc.. Company insiders that have sold ACADIA Pharmaceuticals company stock in the last year include Glenn Baity and Laura Brege. View Insider Buying and Selling for ACADIA Pharmaceuticals. Which institutional investors are buying ACADIA Pharmaceuticals stock? ACAD stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including First Trust Advisors LP, Baker BROS. Advisors LP, Peregrine Capital Management LLC, Fuller & Thaler Asset Management Inc., Fosun International Ltd, Opaleye Management Inc., Macquarie Group Ltd. and Moody Aldrich Partners LLC. Company insiders that have bought ACADIA Pharmaceuticals stock in the last two years include Bros Advisors Lp Baker and Daniel B Soland. View Insider Buying and Selling for ACADIA Pharmaceuticals. How do I buy shares of ACADIA Pharmaceuticals? Shares of ACAD can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is ACADIA Pharmaceuticals' stock price today? One share of ACAD stock can currently be purchased for approximately $18.63. How big of a company is ACADIA Pharmaceuticals? ACADIA Pharmaceuticals has a market capitalization of $2.36 billion and generates $124.90 million in revenue each year. The biopharmaceutical company earns $-289,400,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($2.36) on an earnings per share basis. ACADIA Pharmaceuticals employs 425 workers across the globe. What is ACADIA Pharmaceuticals' official website? The official website for ACADIA Pharmaceuticals is http://www.acadia-pharm.com. How can I contact ACADIA Pharmaceuticals? ACADIA Pharmaceuticals' mailing address is 3611 VALLEY CENTRE DRIVE SUITE 300, SAN DIEGO CA, 92130. The biopharmaceutical company can be reached via phone at 858-558-2871 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for ACADIA Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ ACAD)Community Ranking: 3.3 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 600 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 299 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 899MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about ACADIA Pharmaceuticals and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ACAD will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ACAD will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 11/15/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is a bull market?