Arcturus Therapeutics Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.03 (-0.08 %)
(As of 04/12/2021 03:45 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $36.97
50-Day Range
MA: $47.86
52-Week Range
Now: $36.97
Volume34,239 shs
Average Volume1.24 million shs
Market Capitalization$971.57 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Arcturus Therapeutics Holdings Inc., an RNA medicines company, focuses on the treatment of liver and respiratory care diseases. The company engages in the discovery and development of RNA medicines, including the production of RNA drug substance and nanoparticle-formulated drug product; and development of infectious disease vaccines using its Self-Transcribing and Replicating RNA (STARR) technology. Its preclinical drug discovery and development programs include LUNAR-OTC development program that is developing mRNA compounds to treat ornithine transcarbamylase (OTC) deficiency; LUNAR-CF program, which is developing mRNA compounds to replace dysfunctional cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator (CFTR) protein in cystic fibrosis (CF) patients; and LUNAR-CV and LUNAR-MD that are internal research programs focused on target validation of multiple pipeline LUNAR-mRNA program candidates. The company owns LUNAR and nucleic acid technologies that are covered by a patent portfolio of 182 patents and patent applications, issued in the United States, China, Europe, Japan, and other countries. It has collaboration partnerships with Ultragenyx Pharmaceutical, Inc. to develop mRNA therapeutic candidates for certain rare disease targets; Millennium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Takeda) to develop a nucleic acid-based therapeutic candidate for the treatment of nonalcoholic steatohepatitis; Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. to develop nucleic acid-based therapeutic candidates for the treatment of hepatitis B virus infection; CureVac AG; Singapore Economic Development Board and Duke-NUS Medical School to develop LUNAR-COV19, a vaccine to address the Coronavirus outbreak; and Catalent, Inc. to support the expected manufacture of Arcturus' COVID-19 mRNA vaccine candidate (LUNAR-COV19. Arcturus Therapeutics Holdings Inc. was founded in 2013 and is headquartered in San Diego, California.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Pharmaceutical preparations
Current SymbolNASDAQ:ARCT
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$20.79 million
Book Value$1.70 per share


Net Income$-25,990,000.00
Net Margins-506.70%


Market Cap$971.57 million
Next Earnings Date5/6/2021 (Estimated)


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Overall MarketRank

1.60 out of 5 stars

Medical Sector

375th out of 2,011 stocks

Pharmaceutical Preparations Industry

174th out of 772 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.1Community Rank: 2.6Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Arcturus Therapeutics (NASDAQ:ARCT) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Arcturus Therapeutics a buy right now?

11 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Arcturus Therapeutics in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 5 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" Arcturus Therapeutics stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in ARCT, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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Wall Street analysts have given Arcturus Therapeutics a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Arcturus Therapeutics wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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Are investors shorting Arcturus Therapeutics?

Arcturus Therapeutics saw a increase in short interest in the month of February. As of February 26th, there was short interest totaling 3,190,000 shares, an increase of 23.2% from the February 11th total of 2,590,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,900,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 1.7 days.
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When is Arcturus Therapeutics' next earnings date?

Arcturus Therapeutics is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May 6th 2021.
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How were Arcturus Therapeutics' earnings last quarter?

Arcturus Therapeutics Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:ARCT) released its earnings results on Sunday, February, 28th. The biotechnology company reported ($1.25) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.88) by $0.37. The biotechnology company had revenue of $2.24 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.38 million. Arcturus Therapeutics had a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 52.32% and a negative net margin of 506.70%.
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How has Arcturus Therapeutics' stock been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Arcturus Therapeutics' stock was trading at $13.09 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, ARCT stock has increased by 179.7% and is now trading at $36.61.
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What price target have analysts set for ARCT?

11 analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Arcturus Therapeutics' stock. Their forecasts range from $31.00 to $133.00. On average, they anticipate Arcturus Therapeutics' share price to reach $70.67 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 93.0% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Arcturus Therapeutics' key executives?

Arcturus Therapeutics' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Joseph E. Payne M.Sc., Founder, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 49, Pay $693k)
  • Dr. Padmanabh Chivukula, Founder, Chief Scientific Officer, COO & Sec. (Age 42, Pay $503.2k)
  • Mr. Andrew H. Sassine, CFO & Director (Age 57, Pay $525k)
  • Mr. J.P. Headley, Associate Director of Accounting & Operations
  • Ms. Neda Safarzadeh, Director and Head of Investor Relations/PR & Marketing
  • Mr. Lance Kurata, Chief Legal Officer
  • Ms. Jessica Mendez, Associate Director of HR
  • Mr. Kevin T. Skol, Sr. VP of Bus. Devel. & Alliance Management
  • Dr. Steven George Hughes M.B.A., M.D., Chief Medical Officer (Age 53)
  • Mr. Keith C. Kummerfeld CPA, VP of Fin. & Corp. Controller

What is Joe Payne's approval rating as Arcturus Therapeutics' CEO?

9 employees have rated Arcturus Therapeutics CEO Joe Payne on Joe Payne has an approval rating of 90% among Arcturus Therapeutics' employees.

Who are some of Arcturus Therapeutics' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Arcturus Therapeutics own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Arcturus Therapeutics investors own include Inovio Pharmaceuticals (INO), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Novavax (NVAX), Dynavax Technologies (DVAX), Pfizer (PFE), OPKO Health (OPK), NVIDIA (NVDA), Abbott Laboratories (ABT), CRISPR Therapeutics (CRSP) and (SNY).

What is Arcturus Therapeutics' stock symbol?

Arcturus Therapeutics trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "ARCT."

Who are Arcturus Therapeutics' major shareholders?

Arcturus Therapeutics' stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Pacer Advisors Inc. (0.01%). Company insiders that own Arcturus Therapeutics stock include Andy Sassine, Joseph E Payne, Keith C Kummerfeld, Magda Marquet, Pad Chivukula, Peter C Farrell and Ultragenyx Pharmaceutical Inc.
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Which institutional investors are buying Arcturus Therapeutics stock?

ARCT stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Pacer Advisors Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Arcturus Therapeutics stock in the last two years include Andy Sassine, Joseph E Payne, Keith C Kummerfeld, Magda Marquet, and Peter C Farrell.
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How do I buy shares of Arcturus Therapeutics?

Shares of ARCT can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Arcturus Therapeutics' stock price today?

One share of ARCT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $36.61.

How much money does Arcturus Therapeutics make?

Arcturus Therapeutics has a market capitalization of $962.11 million and generates $20.79 million in revenue each year. The biotechnology company earns $-25,990,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($2.15) on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Arcturus Therapeutics have?

Arcturus Therapeutics employs 118 workers across the globe.

What is Arcturus Therapeutics' official website?

The official website for Arcturus Therapeutics is

Where are Arcturus Therapeutics' headquarters?

Arcturus Therapeutics is headquartered at 10628 SCIENCE CENTER DRIVE SUITE 200, SAN DIEGO CA, 92121.

How can I contact Arcturus Therapeutics?

Arcturus Therapeutics' mailing address is 10628 SCIENCE CENTER DRIVE SUITE 200, SAN DIEGO CA, 92121. The biotechnology company can be reached via phone at 858-900-2660 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 4/12/2021 by Staff
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