NASDAQ:APEN - Apollo Endosurgery Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$7.70 +0.05 (+0.65 %)
(As of 08/17/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$7.70
Today's Range$7.51 - $8.14
52-Week Range$3.55 - $9.65
Volume79,899 shs
Average Volume52,072 shs
Market Capitalization$169.56 million
P/E Ratio-3.83
Dividend YieldN/A
Apollo Endosurgery logoApollo Endosurgery, Inc., a medical technology company, focuses on the design, development, and commercialization of medical devices for the treatment of obesity. The company offers endo-bariatric products, such as Orbera intragastric balloon system and Orbera365 Managed Weight Loss System, which are non-surgical alternatives for the treatment of overweight and obese adults; and OverStitch endoscopic suturing system that enables endoscopic procedures by allowing physicians to place full-thickness sutures and secure the approximation of tissue through flexible endoscope. It also provides surgical products, including Lap-Band system, a system designed to provide minimally invasive long-term treatment of obesity; and accessories used in laparoscopic bariatric surgeries. The company sells its products primarily in the United States, Europe, Australia, Brazil, and Canada. Apollo Endosurgery, Inc. was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in Austin, Texas.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Surgical & medical instruments


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.60
Current Ratio2.87
Quick Ratio2.18


Trailing P/E Ratio-3.83
Forward P/E Ratio-4.67
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$64.31 million
Price / Sales2.62
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book Value$2.89 per share
Price / Book2.66


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($2.01)
Net Income$-27,290,000.00
Net Margins-46.55%
Return on Equity-58.61%
Return on Assets-27.54%


Outstanding Shares21,880,000
Market Cap$169.56 million

Apollo Endosurgery (NASDAQ:APEN) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Apollo Endosurgery's stock symbol?

Apollo Endosurgery trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "APEN."

How were Apollo Endosurgery's earnings last quarter?

Apollo Endosurgery Inc (NASDAQ:APEN) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August, 8th. The biotechnology company reported ($0.53) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.43) by $0.10. The biotechnology company had revenue of $15.79 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $16.56 million. Apollo Endosurgery had a negative return on equity of 58.61% and a negative net margin of 46.55%. View Apollo Endosurgery's Earnings History.

When is Apollo Endosurgery's next earnings date?

Apollo Endosurgery is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October, 25th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Apollo Endosurgery.

What price target have analysts set for APEN?

3 analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Apollo Endosurgery's shares. Their predictions range from $8.00 to $12.00. On average, they expect Apollo Endosurgery's stock price to reach $9.8333 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 27.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Apollo Endosurgery.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Apollo Endosurgery?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Apollo Endosurgery in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Apollo Endosurgery.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Apollo Endosurgery stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Apollo Endosurgery stock:
  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Apollo Endosurgery, Inc. is engaged in designing and manufacturing of medical devices for weight loss solutions and gastrointestinal disorders. The Company's product segment includes ORBERA (R), LAP-BAND (R) and OverStitch(TM). The ORBERA is an Intragastric Balloon System which is a weight loss aid for adults suffering from obesity. The LAP-BAND System is developed for weight reduction for patients with obesity. The OverStitch Endoscopic Suturing System enables endoscopic surgery. It operates primarily in Asia Pacific, European Office, Latin and South America and Costa Rica. Apollo Endosurgery, Inc., formerly known as Lpath, Inc., is headquatered in Austin, Texas. " (5/2/2018)
  • 2. Northland Securities analysts commented, "We note that the ASMBS Statement is not a guarantee of reimbursement for Orbera." (2/8/2018)

Who are some of Apollo Endosurgery's key competitors?

Who are Apollo Endosurgery's key executives?

Apollo Endosurgery's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Todd Newton, CEO & Director (Age 55)
  • Dr. Sergey Kantsevoy M.D., Co-Founder and Innovation Partner
  • Mr. Anthony Kalloo M.D., Co-Founder and Innovation Partner
  • Dr. Robert Hawes M.D., Co-Founder and Innovation Partner
  • Dr. Peter Benjamin Cotton M.D., Co-Founder and Innovation Partner

Has Apollo Endosurgery been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about APEN stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern ranks the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Apollo Endosurgery earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.16 on Accern's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the biotechnology company an impact score of 46.55 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term. View Recent Headlines for Apollo Endosurgery.

Who are Apollo Endosurgery's major shareholders?

Apollo Endosurgery's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Nantahala Capital Management LLC (2.97%), Cortina Asset Management LLC (2.43%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (2.37%), Gagnon Securities LLC (2.06%), Gagnon Advisors LLC (1.43%) and Manatuck Hill Partners LLC (0.80%). Company insiders that own Apollo Endosurgery stock include A/S Novo, Bret Schwartzhoff, Holdings A/S Novo, Matthew S Crawford, Richard J Meelia, Sciences L P Ptv II, Stefanie L Cavanaugh, Stonepine Capital, LP, Todd Newton and William D Jr Mcclellan. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Apollo Endosurgery.

Which institutional investors are selling Apollo Endosurgery stock?

APEN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including University of Texas Texas AM Investment Managment Co.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Apollo Endosurgery.

Which institutional investors are buying Apollo Endosurgery stock?

APEN stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nantahala Capital Management LLC, Cortina Asset Management LLC, Gagnon Securities LLC, Gagnon Advisors LLC, Manatuck Hill Partners LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP and Renaissance Technologies LLC. Company insiders that have bought Apollo Endosurgery stock in the last two years include Bret Schwartzhoff, Matthew S Crawford, Richard J Meelia, Sciences L P Ptv II, Stefanie L Cavanaugh, Stonepine Capital, LP, Todd Newton and William D Jr Mcclellan. View Insider Buying and Selling for Apollo Endosurgery.

How do I buy shares of Apollo Endosurgery?

Shares of APEN 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 Apollo Endosurgery's stock price today?

One share of APEN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $7.70.

How big of a company is Apollo Endosurgery?

Apollo Endosurgery has a market capitalization of $169.56 million and generates $64.31 million in revenue each year. The biotechnology company earns $-27,290,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($2.01) on an earnings per share basis. Apollo Endosurgery employs 213 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Apollo Endosurgery?

Apollo Endosurgery's mailing address is 1120 SOUTH CAPITAL OF TX HWY BUILDING 1 SUITE 300, AUSTIN TX, 78746. The biotechnology company can be reached via phone at 512-279-5100 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Apollo Endosurgery (NASDAQ APEN)

Community Ranking:  3.0 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  134 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  90 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  224
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This page was last updated on 8/18/2018 by Staff

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