NASDAQ:ASMB - Assembly Biosciences Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$21.00 -0.25 (-1.18 %)
(As of 01/21/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$21.25
Today's Range$20.90 - $21.97
52-Week Range$18.58 - $67.36
Volume164,795 shs
Average Volume225,387 shs
Market Capitalization$534.73 million
P/E Ratio-8.71
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.42
Assembly Biosciences, Inc. operates as a clinical stage biotechnology company. It develops oral therapeutic candidates for the treatment of hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection and novel class of oral synthetic live biotherapeutic candidates to treat disorders associated with the microbiome in the United States. It is involved in the development of core protein allosteric modulators that modulate the HBV core protein at various points in the viral lifecycle. The company also develops microbiome program, a platform that includes the identification and selection process to strain isolation and growth under current good manufacturing practice conditions; and a patent pending delivery system, GEMICEL, which allows for targeted oral delivery of live biologic and conventional therapies to the lower gastrointestinal tract. In addition, it engages in the development of product candidates for various disease indications, such as ulcerative colitis, Crohn's disease, irritable bowel syndrome, non-alcoholic steatohepatitis, immuno-oncology, and clostridium difficile infections by using its microbiome platform. It has a collaboration agreement with Allergan Pharmaceuticals International Limited for the development and commercialization of selected microbiome gastrointestinal programs. The company was formerly known as Ventrus Biosciences, Inc. and changed its name to Assembly Biosciences, Inc. in June 2014. Assembly Biosciences, Inc. was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in Carmel, Indiana.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Pharmaceutical preparations
Sub-IndustryPharmaceuticals
SectorMedical
Current SymbolNASDAQ:ASMB
CUSIP92282210
Phone317-210-9311

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$9.02 million
Book Value$5.62 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-42,800,000.00
Net Margins-469.91%

Miscellaneous

Employees79
Market Cap$534.73 million
OptionableOptionable

Assembly Biosciences (NASDAQ:ASMB) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Assembly Biosciences' stock symbol?

Assembly Biosciences trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "ASMB."

How were Assembly Biosciences' earnings last quarter?

Assembly Biosciences Inc (NASDAQ:ASMB) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November, 8th. The biopharmaceutical company reported ($0.87) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($1.01) by $0.14. The biopharmaceutical company had revenue of $4.29 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $3.21 million. Assembly Biosciences had a negative return on equity of 50.63% and a negative net margin of 469.91%. View Assembly Biosciences' Earnings History.

When is Assembly Biosciences' next earnings date?

Assembly Biosciences is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, March 14th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Assembly Biosciences.

What price target have analysts set for ASMB?

5 brokerages have issued twelve-month price targets for Assembly Biosciences' stock. Their forecasts range from $42.00 to $75.00. On average, they expect Assembly Biosciences' share price to reach $57.20 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 172.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Assembly Biosciences.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Assembly Biosciences?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Assembly Biosciences in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Assembly Biosciences.

Has Assembly Biosciences been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about ASMB stock have been trending very positive on Monday, according to InfoTrie. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing 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 nearest to five being the most favorable. Assembly Biosciences earned a media sentiment score of 3.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the biopharmaceutical company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future.

Who are some of Assembly Biosciences' key competitors?

Who are Assembly Biosciences' key executives?

Assembly Biosciences' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Derek A. Small, Co-Founder, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 43)
  • Dr. Uri A. Lopatin, Co-Founder, Chief Medical Officer and VP of R&D (Age 47)
  • Dr. Richard J. Colonno, Exec. VP & Chief Scientific Officer of Virology Operations (Age 69)
  • Mr. Thomas E. Rollins, Exec. Officer (Age 63)
  • Mr. David J. Barrett CPA, Strategic Advisor (Age 43)

How do I buy shares of Assembly Biosciences?

Shares of ASMB 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 Assembly Biosciences' stock price today?

One share of ASMB stock can currently be purchased for approximately $21.00.

How big of a company is Assembly Biosciences?

Assembly Biosciences has a market capitalization of $534.73 million and generates $9.02 million in revenue each year. The biopharmaceutical company earns $-42,800,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($2.41) on an earnings per share basis. Assembly Biosciences employs 79 workers across the globe.

What is Assembly Biosciences' official website?

The official website for Assembly Biosciences is http://www.assemblybio.com.

How can I contact Assembly Biosciences?

Assembly Biosciences' mailing address is 11711 NORTH MERIDIAN STREET SUITE 310, CARMEL IN, 46032. The biopharmaceutical company can be reached via phone at 317-210-9311 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Assembly Biosciences (NASDAQ ASMB)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  153 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  156 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  309
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This page was last updated on 1/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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