NASDAQ:AGEN - Agenus Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$2.42 -0.08 (-3.20 %)
(As of 12/14/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$2.42
Today's Range$2.40 - $2.55
52-Week Range$1.54 - $6.19
Volume799,753 shs
Average Volume828,970 shs
Market Capitalization$299.96 million
P/E Ratio-1.97
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta2.28
Agenus Inc., a clinical-stage immuno-oncology company, focuses on the discovery and development of therapies that engage the body's immune system to fight cancer. The company offers Retrocyte Display, an antibody discovery platform for the identification of fully-human and humanized monoclonal antibodies; SECANT yeast display, an antibody discovery platform used for the generation of novel monoclonal antibodies; and phage display technologies. It is also developing checkpoint modulating antibody candidates targeting GITR, OX40, TIM-3, LAG-3, and others. In addition, the company develops vaccine programs, including Prophage cancer vaccine candidate; AutoSynVax, a synthetic neo-antigen; and PhosPhoSynVax, a vaccine candidate designed to induce immunity against a class of tumor specific neo-epitopes. Further, it develops QS-21 Stimulon adjuvant, a saponin-based vaccine adjuvant. Additionally, the company engages in the development of CTLA-4 and PD-1 antagonists; and anti-CTLA-4, CD137, and anti-TIGIT antibodies, as well as various multi-specific antibodies that are under various stages of development. Agenus Inc. has collaboration agreements with Incyte Corporation, Merck Sharpe & Dohme, and Recepta Biopharma SA. The company was formerly known as Antigenics Inc. and changed its name to Agenus Inc. in January 2011. Agenus Inc. was founded in 1994 and is headquartered in Lexington, Massachusetts.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Biological products, except diagnostic
Sub-IndustryBiotechnology
SectorMedical
Current SymbolNASDAQ:AGEN
Previous Symbol
CUSIP00847G70
Phone781-674-4400

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio1.16
Quick Ratio1.16

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio-1.97
Forward P/E Ratio-1.95
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$42.88 million
Price / Sales6.77
Cash FlowN/A
Price / Cash FlowN/A
Book Value($0.74) per share
Price / Book-3.27

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($1.23)
Net Income$-120,690,000.00
Net MarginsN/A
Return on EquityN/A
Return on Assets-103.43%

Miscellaneous

Employees255
Outstanding Shares119,980,000
Market Cap$299.96 million
OptionableOptionable

Agenus (NASDAQ:AGEN) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Agenus' stock symbol?

Agenus trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "AGEN."

How were Agenus' earnings last quarter?

Agenus Inc (NASDAQ:AGEN) released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, November, 6th. The biotechnology company reported ($0.29) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.25) by $0.04. The biotechnology company earned $12.80 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $10.76 million. View Agenus' Earnings History.

When is Agenus' next earnings date?

Agenus is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, March 21st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Agenus.

Has Agenus been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about AGEN stock have trended somewhat positive on Saturday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group identifies positive and negative news 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. Agenus earned a coverage optimism score of 0.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the biotechnology company a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is very unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term.

Who are some of Agenus' key competitors?

Who are Agenus' key executives?

Agenus' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Dr. Garo H. Armen, Founder, Exec. Chairman & CEO (Age 65)
  • Ms. Christine M. Klaskin, Principal Accounting Officer & VP of Fin. (Age 52)
  • Dr. Alexander R. Duncan, CTO & Head of Research (Age 56)
  • Dr. Robert B. Stein, Sr. R&D Advisor (Age 67)
  • Dr. Christian Cortis, Chief Strategy Officer & Head of Fin. (Age 50)

Who are Agenus' major shareholders?

Agenus' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (5.21%), Vanguard Group Inc (3.63%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (0.83%), FMR LLC (0.51%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.31%) and Virtus ETF Advisers LLC (0.14%). Company insiders that own Agenus stock include Alex Duncan, Christine M Klaskin, Corp Incyte, Garo H Armen and Karen Valentine. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Agenus.

Which institutional investors are selling Agenus stock?

AGEN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Virtus ETF Advisers LLC and Bank of New York Mellon Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Agenus.

Which institutional investors are buying Agenus stock?

AGEN stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wells Fargo & Company MN, BlackRock Inc., Jefferies Group LLC, Virtu Financial LLC and Vanguard Group Inc. Company insiders that have bought Agenus stock in the last two years include Corp Incyte and Garo H Armen. View Insider Buying and Selling for Agenus.

How do I buy shares of Agenus?

Shares of AGEN 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 Agenus' stock price today?

One share of AGEN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $2.42.

How big of a company is Agenus?

Agenus has a market capitalization of $299.96 million and generates $42.88 million in revenue each year. The biotechnology company earns $-120,690,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($1.23) on an earnings per share basis. Agenus employs 255 workers across the globe.

What is Agenus' official website?

The official website for Agenus is http://agenusbio.com.

How can I contact Agenus?

Agenus' mailing address is 3 FORBES ROAD, LEXINGTON MA, 02421. The biotechnology company can be reached via phone at 781-674-4400 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Agenus (NASDAQ AGEN)

Community Ranking:  2.9 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  343 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  244 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  587
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Agenus and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe AGEN will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe AGEN will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/15/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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