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NASDAQ:AMPHAmphastar Pharmaceuticals Stock Price, Forecast & News

$20.34
-0.06 (-0.29 %)
(As of 08/14/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$20.09
Now: $20.34
$20.50
50-Day Range
$19.89
MA: $20.81
$22.46
52-Week Range
$12.32
Now: $20.34
$22.85
Volume169,136 shs
Average Volume287,745 shs
Market Capitalization$965.87 million
P/E Ratio226.03
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.12
Amphastar Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a specialty pharmaceutical company, develops, manufactures, markets, and sells generic and proprietary injectable, inhalation, and intranasal products in the United States and France. The company operates through two segments, Finished Pharmaceutical Products and Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients products. It offers enoxaparin, a low molecular weight heparin to prevent and treat deep vein thrombosis; naloxone for opioid overdose; Primatene Mist, an over-the-counter epinephrine inhalation product for the temporary relief of mild symptoms of intermittent asthma; and Cortrosyn, a lyophilized powder for use as a diagnostic agent in the screening of patients with adrenocortical insufficiency. The company also provides Amphadase, a bovine-sourced hyaluronidase injection to absorb and disperse other injected drugs; lidocaine jelly, a local anesthetic product for urological procedures; lidocaine topical solution for various procedures; phytonadione injection for newborn babies; and morphine, atropine, calcium chloride, dextrose, epinephrine, lidocaine, and sodium bicarbonate for emergency use in hospital settings; lorazepam injection for surgery and medical procedures. In addition, it offers procainamide for documented ventricular arrhythmias; neostigmine methylsulfate injection to treat myasthenia gravis and to reverse the effects of muscle relaxants; medroxyprogesterone acetate injectable suspension for the prevention of pregnancy; and isoproterenol hydrochloride injection for mild or transient episodes of heart block, as well as recombinant human and porcine insulins. Further, the company has a pipeline of 20 product candidates in various stages of development for various indications. Its products are used in hospital or urgent care clinical settings, and primarily contracted and distributed through group purchasing organizations and drug wholesalers. The company was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Rancho Cucamonga, California.
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Analyst Opinion: 1.0Community Rank: 2.7Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

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1.32 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Pharmaceutical preparations
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorMedical
Current SymbolNASDAQ:AMPH
CUSIPN/A
Phone909-980-9484

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$322.36 million
Cash Flow$0.77 per share
Book Value$9.58 per share

Profitability

Net Income$48.94 million

Miscellaneous

Employees2,027
Market Cap$965.87 million
Next Earnings Date11/5/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$20.34
-0.06 (-0.29 %)
(As of 08/14/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Amphastar Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:AMPH) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Amphastar Pharmaceuticals' stock price been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Amphastar Pharmaceuticals' stock was trading at $15.30 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, AMPH shares have increased by 32.9% and is now trading at $20.34.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Amphastar Pharmaceuticals?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Amphastar Pharmaceuticals in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
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When is Amphastar Pharmaceuticals' next earnings date?

Amphastar Pharmaceuticals is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November 5th 2020.
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How were Amphastar Pharmaceuticals' earnings last quarter?

Amphastar Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:AMPH) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August, 6th. The company reported $0.16 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.11 by $0.05. Amphastar Pharmaceuticals had a net margin of 1.21% and a return on equity of 5.77%.
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What price target have analysts set for AMPH?

3 analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Amphastar Pharmaceuticals' stock. Their forecasts range from $21.00 to $23.00. On average, they anticipate Amphastar Pharmaceuticals' stock price to reach $22.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 8.2% from the stock's current price.
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Has Amphastar Pharmaceuticals been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about AMPH stock have been trending negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news 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. Amphastar Pharmaceuticals earned a news sentiment score of -2.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days.
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Are investors shorting Amphastar Pharmaceuticals?

Amphastar Pharmaceuticals saw a decrease in short interest in the month of July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totaling 2,630,000 shares, a decrease of 6.7% from the July 15th total of 2,820,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 347,100 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 7.6 days. Approximately 7.6% of the company's shares are short sold.
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Who are some of Amphastar Pharmaceuticals' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Amphastar Pharmaceuticals own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Amphastar Pharmaceuticals investors own include Cara Therapeutics (CARA), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Amicus Therapeutics (FOLD), CNX Resources (CNX), Exelixis (EXEL), AbbVie (ABBV), Cellectis (CLLS), Immunomedics (IMMU), Allergan (AGN) and Clovis Oncology (CLVS).

Who are Amphastar Pharmaceuticals' key executives?

Amphastar Pharmaceuticals' management team includes the following people:
  • Dr. Ziping Luo, Chairman, Chief Scientist & COO (Age 69)
  • Dr. Yongfeng Zhang, CEO, Chief Science Officer & Director (Age 72)
  • Mr. Jason B. Shandell, Pres, Gen. Counsel & Director (Age 45)
  • Mr. William J. Peters, CFO, Treasurer & Sr. VP of Fin. (Age 51)
  • Mr. Jacob Liawatidewi M.B.A., Sr. VP of Corp. Admin. Center, Sales and Marketing & Corp. Sec. (Age 45)

What is Amphastar Pharmaceuticals' stock symbol?

Amphastar Pharmaceuticals trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "AMPH."

Who are Amphastar Pharmaceuticals' major shareholders?

Amphastar Pharmaceuticals' stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (5.03%), Nordea Investment Management AB (1.14%), Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (0.94%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.82%), Silvercrest Asset Management Group LLC (0.60%) and Principal Financial Group Inc. (0.55%). Company insiders that own Amphastar Pharmaceuticals stock include Floyd F Petersen, Howard Lee, Jack Y Zhang, Jason B Shandell, Michael A Zasloff, Physics & Chemistry La Applied, Richard K Prins, Richard Koo, Rong Zhou, William J Peters and Yakob Liawatidewi.
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Which institutional investors are selling Amphastar Pharmaceuticals stock?

AMPH stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Marshall Wace LLP, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB publ , Principal Financial Group Inc., Silvercrest Asset Management Group LLC, Texas Permanent School Fund, California Public Employees Retirement System, and State of Tennessee Treasury Department. Company insiders that have sold Amphastar Pharmaceuticals company stock in the last year include Floyd F Petersen, Howard Lee, Jack Y Zhang, Jason B Shandell, Michael A Zasloff, Richard K Prins, Richard Koo, Rong Zhou, William J Peters, and Yakob Liawatidewi.
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Which institutional investors are buying Amphastar Pharmaceuticals stock?

AMPH stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nordea Investment Management AB, WINTON GROUP Ltd, AJO LP, Prudential Financial Inc., Bank of America Corp DE, Mackay Shields LLC, Wakefield Asset Management LLLP, and Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC.
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How do I buy shares of Amphastar Pharmaceuticals?

Shares of AMPH 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 Amphastar Pharmaceuticals' stock price today?

One share of AMPH stock can currently be purchased for approximately $20.34.

How big of a company is Amphastar Pharmaceuticals?

Amphastar Pharmaceuticals has a market capitalization of $965.87 million and generates $322.36 million in revenue each year. The company earns $48.94 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.36 on an earnings per share basis. Amphastar Pharmaceuticals employs 2,027 workers across the globe.

What is Amphastar Pharmaceuticals' official website?

The official website for Amphastar Pharmaceuticals is www.amphastar.com.

How can I contact Amphastar Pharmaceuticals?

Amphastar Pharmaceuticals' mailing address is 11570 SIXTH STREET, RANCHO CUCAMONGA CA, 91730. The company can be reached via phone at 909-980-9484 or via email at [email protected]

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

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