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NASDAQ:AKBAAkebia Therapeutics Stock Price, Forecast & News

$10.53
-0.10 (-0.94 %)
(As of 08/14/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$10.36
Now: $10.53
$10.81
50-Day Range
$10.28
MA: $11.95
$13.58
52-Week Range
$2.99
Now: $10.53
$13.71
Volume568,852 shs
Average Volume1.52 million shs
Market Capitalization$1.51 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.41
Akebia Therapeutics, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company, focuses on the development and commercialization of therapeutics for patients with kidney diseases. Its lead product candidate includes Auryxia, a ferric citrate to control the serum phosphorus levels in adult patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD), on dialysis (DD)-CKD, or the hyperphosphatemia indication (HIF); and vadadustat, an oral therapy, which is in Phase III development for the treatment of anemia due to CKD in DD and non-dialysis patients. It has collaboration agreements with Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd. for the development and commercialization of vadadustat in the United States, European Union, Russia, China, Australia, Canada, the Middle East, and other countries; and Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma Corporation for the development and commercialization of vadadustat in Japan and other Asian countries, as well as research and license agreement with Janssen Pharmaceutica NV for the development and commercialization of HIF-prolyl hydroxylases-targeted compounds worldwide. The company was founded in 2007 and is headquartered in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
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Analyst Opinion: 3.3Community Rank: 2.7Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

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1.53 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Pharmaceutical preparations
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorMedical
Current SymbolNASDAQ:AKBA
CUSIPN/A
Phone617-871-2098

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$335 million
Book Value$3.32 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-279,660,000.00
Net Margins-113.35%

Miscellaneous

Employees324
Market Cap$1.51 billion
Next Earnings Date11/10/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$10.53
-0.10 (-0.94 %)
(As of 08/14/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Akebia Therapeutics (NASDAQ:AKBA) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Akebia Therapeutics' stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

Akebia Therapeutics' stock was trading at $6.94 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, AKBA shares have increased by 51.7% and is now trading at $10.53.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Akebia Therapeutics?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Akebia Therapeutics in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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When is Akebia Therapeutics' next earnings date?

Akebia Therapeutics is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November 10th 2020.
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How were Akebia Therapeutics' earnings last quarter?

Akebia Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:AKBA) released its earnings results on Monday, August, 10th. The biopharmaceutical company reported ($0.44) EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.46) by $0.02. Akebia Therapeutics had a negative net margin of 113.35% and a negative return on equity of 54.01%.
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What price target have analysts set for AKBA?

6 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Akebia Therapeutics' shares. Their forecasts range from $12.00 to $18.00. On average, they anticipate Akebia Therapeutics' share price to reach $15.67 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 48.8% from the stock's current price.
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Has Akebia Therapeutics been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about AKBA stock has been trending somewhat negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group scores the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Akebia Therapeutics earned a news impact score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the biopharmaceutical company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future.
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Are investors shorting Akebia Therapeutics?

Akebia Therapeutics saw a increase in short interest during the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totaling 9,640,000 shares, an increase of 61.5% from the June 15th total of 5,970,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,760,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 5.5 days.
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Who are some of Akebia Therapeutics' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Akebia Therapeutics own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Akebia Therapeutics investors own include Novavax (NVAX), Chesapeake Energy (CHKAQ), Chesapeake Energy (CHKAQ), Gilead Sciences (GILD), AbbVie (ABBV), Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), Corbus Pharmaceuticals (CRBP), AT&T (T), TherapeuticsMD (TXMD) and FireEye (FEYE).

Who are Akebia Therapeutics' key executives?

Akebia Therapeutics' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. John P. Butler MBA, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 55)
  • Mr. Jason A. Amello, Sr. VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 51)
  • Dr. Rita Jain, Sr. VP & Chief Medical Officer (Age 57)
  • Ms. Nicole R. Hadas, SVP, Chief Legal Officer & Sec. (Age 46)
  • Mr. Douglas Jermasek, VP of Marketing & Strategy

What is Akebia Therapeutics' stock symbol?

Akebia Therapeutics trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "AKBA."

Who are Akebia Therapeutics' major shareholders?

Akebia Therapeutics' stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (5.11%), Nantahala Capital Management LLC (4.26%), Great Point Partners LLC (2.45%), FMR LLC (1.36%), Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A. (0.94%) and Logos Global Management LP (0.84%). Company insiders that own Akebia Therapeutics stock include Dell Faulkingham, Jason Amello, John P Butler, Maxine Gowen, Michel Dahan, Nicole R Hadas, Steven C Gilman and Steven Keith Burke.
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Which major investors are selling Akebia Therapeutics stock?

AKBA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Point72 Asset Management L.P., Nantahala Capital Management LLC, Bank of America Corp DE, Man Group plc, Leap Investments LP, UBS Group AG, Virtus ETF Advisers LLC, and Advisor Group Holdings Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Akebia Therapeutics company stock in the last year include Dell Faulkingham, Jason Amello, Maxine Gowen, Michel Dahan, and Nicole R Hadas.
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Which major investors are buying Akebia Therapeutics stock?

AKBA stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Great Point Partners LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A., Logos Global Management LP, FMR LLC, Sofinnova Investments Inc., Marshall Wace North America L.P., and Marshall Wace LLP. Company insiders that have bought Akebia Therapeutics stock in the last two years include John P Butler, Steven C Gilman, and Steven Keith Burke.
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How do I buy shares of Akebia Therapeutics?

Shares of AKBA 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Akebia Therapeutics' stock price today?

One share of AKBA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $10.53.

How big of a company is Akebia Therapeutics?

Akebia Therapeutics has a market capitalization of $1.51 billion and generates $335 million in revenue each year. The biopharmaceutical company earns $-279,660,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($1.63) on an earnings per share basis. Akebia Therapeutics employs 324 workers across the globe.

What is Akebia Therapeutics' official website?

The official website for Akebia Therapeutics is www.akebia.com.

How can I contact Akebia Therapeutics?

Akebia Therapeutics' mailing address is 245 FIRST STREET SUITE 1100, CAMBRIDGE MA, 02142. The biopharmaceutical company can be reached via phone at 617-871-2098 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 8/15/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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