NASDAQ:ACER - Acer Therapeutics Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $22.9898 +0.04 (+0.17 %) (As of 03/18/2019 09:56 AM ET)Previous Close$22.95Today's Range$22.9898 - $22.9952-Week Range$16.02 - $34.10Volume718 shsAverage Volume28,194 shsMarket Capitalization$231.90 millionP/E Ratio-9.23Dividend YieldN/ABeta2.6 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Acer Therapeutics Inc., a pharmaceutical company, develops therapies for the treatment of rare diseases with critical unmet medical needs. Its product candidates include Celiprolol for the treatment of vascular Ehlers-Danlos syndrome; and ACER-001 for the treatment of urea cycle disorders and maple syrup urine disease. The company was founded in 2013 and is headquartered in Newton, Massachusetts. Receive ACER News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for ACER and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry N/A Sub-IndustryN/A SectorMedical Current SymbolNASDAQ:ACER Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A CIK1069308 Webwww.acertx.com Phone844-902-6100Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current Ratio7.66 Quick Ratio7.66Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio-9.23 Forward P/E Ratio-8.61 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$2.90 million Price / Sales79.96 Cash FlowN/A Price / Cash FlowN/A Book Value$4.64 per share Price / Book4.95Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($2.49) Net Income$-21,280,000.00 Net MarginsN/A Return on Equity-65.08% Return on Assets-59.22%Miscellaneous Employees19 Outstanding Shares10,087,000Market Cap$231.90 million Next Earnings Date5/13/2019 (Estimated) OptionableNot Optionable Acer Therapeutics (NASDAQ:ACER) Frequently Asked Questions What is Acer Therapeutics' stock symbol? Acer Therapeutics trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "ACER." How were Acer Therapeutics' earnings last quarter? Acer Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:ACER) issued its earnings results on Thursday, March, 7th. The biopharmaceutical company reported ($0.85) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.46) by $0.39. View Acer Therapeutics' Earnings History. When is Acer Therapeutics' next earnings date? Acer Therapeutics is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, May 13th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Acer Therapeutics. What price target have analysts set for ACER? 4 brokerages have issued 12-month price objectives for Acer Therapeutics' shares. Their forecasts range from $40.00 to $55.00. On average, they expect Acer Therapeutics' share price to reach $47.6667 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 107.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Acer Therapeutics. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Acer Therapeutics? 4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Acer Therapeutics in the last year. There are currently 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Acer Therapeutics. What are Wall Street analysts saying about Acer Therapeutics stock? Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Acer Therapeutics stock: 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Acer Therapeutics Inc. is a pharmaceutical company. It develops therapies for the treatment of ultra-rare diseases with critical unmet medical need. The company's product pipeline consists of Edsivo (TM) and ACER-001 which are in clinical stage. Acer Therapeutics Inc., formerly known as Opexa Therapeutics, Inc., is based in Cambridge, United States. " (2/5/2019) 2. HC Wainwright analysts commented, "Valuation methodology, risks, and uncertainties. We value Acer using a composite risk-adjusted net present value (rNPV) approach, which employs a 15% discount rate and 30% effective tax rate across all future cash flows, while ascribing an 85% probability of success to EDSIVO and a 60% and 50% probability of success to MSUD, respectively. This yields a total rNPV of $600M, with $350M coming from EDSIVO and $250M from ACER-001. Assuming approximately 11M fully-diluted shares outstanding as of mid-2019, this translates into a price objective of $55.00 per share." (12/27/2018) Has Acer Therapeutics been receiving favorable news coverage? News articles about ACER stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Acer Therapeutics earned a news impact score of 1.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the biopharmaceutical company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future. Who are some of Acer Therapeutics' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Acer Therapeutics include Alder Biopharmaceuticals (ALDR), Lantheus (LNTH), Natus Medical (BABY), Mesa Laboratories (MLAB), Apellis Pharmaceuticals (APLS), BioCryst Pharmaceuticals (BCRX), Ra Pharmaceuticals (RARX), Intrexon (XON), Advanz Pharma (CXRXF), Veracyte (VCYT), Principia Biopharma (PRNB), Cerus (CERS), NanoString Technologies (NSTG), Radius Health (RDUS) and Vericel (VCEL). What other stocks do shareholders of Acer Therapeutics own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Acer Therapeutics investors own include Sarepta Therapeutics (SRPT), Check Cap (CHEK), Cytori Therapeutics (CYTX), AVEO Pharmaceuticals (AVEO), Novavax (NVAX), NVIDIA (NVDA), Idera Pharmaceuticals (IDRA), Madrigal Pharmaceuticals (MDGL), SLS International (SLS) and Synergy Pharmaceuticals (SGYP). Who are Acer Therapeutics' key executives? Acer Therapeutics' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Christopher Schelling, Founder, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 43)Mr. Harry S. Palmin, COO & CFO (Age 49)Dr. William T. Andrews M.D., FACP, Chief Medical Officer (Age 54)Mr. Donald R. Joseph, Chief Legal Officer & Sec. (Age 65)Ms. Jeannie Kim, VP of Corp. Devel. Who are Acer Therapeutics' major shareholders? Acer Therapeutics' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Nantahala Capital Management LLC (9.30%), venBio Select Advisor LLC (1.54%), Geode Capital Management LLC (0.37%), Geode Capital Management LLC (0.37%), Northern Trust Corp (0.35%) and Barclays PLC (0.26%). Company insiders that own Acer Therapeutics stock include Life Science Ventures Vii Tvm and Steve Aselage. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Acer Therapeutics. Which major investors are selling Acer Therapeutics stock? ACER stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including venBio Select Advisor LLC and BlackRock Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Acer Therapeutics. Which major investors are buying Acer Therapeutics stock? ACER stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nantahala Capital Management LLC, Barclays PLC, Fosun International Ltd, Geode Capital Management LLC, Geode Capital Management LLC, First Manhattan Co., Northern Trust Corp and Bank of Montreal Can. Company insiders that have bought Acer Therapeutics stock in the last two years include Life Science Ventures Vii Tvm and Steve Aselage. View Insider Buying and Selling for Acer Therapeutics. How do I buy shares of Acer Therapeutics? Shares of ACER 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 Acer Therapeutics' stock price today? One share of ACER stock can currently be purchased for approximately $22.95. How big of a company is Acer Therapeutics? Acer Therapeutics has a market capitalization of $231.50 million and generates $2.90 million in revenue each year. The biopharmaceutical company earns $-21,280,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($2.49) on an earnings per share basis. Acer Therapeutics employs 19 workers across the globe. What is Acer Therapeutics' official website? The official website for Acer Therapeutics is http://www.acertx.com. How can I contact Acer Therapeutics? Acer Therapeutics' mailing address is 300 WASHINGTON STREET SUITE 351, NEWTON MA, 02458. The biopharmaceutical company can be reached via phone at 844-902-6100 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Acer Therapeutics (NASDAQ ACER)Community Ranking: 2.8 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 198 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 156 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 354MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Acer Therapeutics and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ACER will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ACER will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 3/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: How are the companies in the S&P 500 selected?