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

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$18.00 +0.30 (+1.69 %)
(As of 03/26/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$17.70
Today's Range$17.50 - $18.65
52-Week Range$16.77 - $63.15
Volume360,570 shs
Average Volume251,078 shs
Market Capitalization$459.74 million
P/E Ratio-4.52
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.77
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$14.80 million
Book Value$8.27 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-90,750,000.00
Net Margins-613.02%

Miscellaneous

Employees95
Market Cap$459.74 million
Next Earnings Date5/6/2019 (Estimated)
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) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November, 8th. The biopharmaceutical company reported ($0.87) earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of ($1.01) by $0.14. The biopharmaceutical company had revenue of $4.29 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $3.21 million. Assembly Biosciences had a negative return on equity of 57.48% and a negative net margin of 613.02%. View Assembly Biosciences' Earnings History.

When is Assembly Biosciences' next earnings date?

Assembly Biosciences is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, May 6th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Assembly Biosciences.

What price target have analysts set for ASMB?

4 brokerages have issued 1-year price objectives for Assembly Biosciences' shares. Their predictions range from $42.00 to $74.00. On average, they anticipate Assembly Biosciences' stock price to reach $52.75 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 193.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Assembly Biosciences.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Assembly Biosciences?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Assembly Biosciences in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 3 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?

Media stories about ASMB stock have been trending somewhat negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Assembly Biosciences earned a coverage optimism score of -1.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the biopharmaceutical company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term.

Who are some of Assembly Biosciences' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Assembly Biosciences own?

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, Consultant (Age 43)

Who are Assembly Biosciences' major shareholders?

Assembly Biosciences' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Jennison Associates LLC (9.72%), BlackRock Inc. (7.50%), venBio Select Advisor LLC (3.93%), Orbimed Advisors LLC (3.91%), RTW Investments LP (2.70%) and Victory Capital Management Inc. (2.09%). Company insiders that own Assembly Biosciences stock include Derek A Small, Uri A Lopatin and William R Ringo. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Assembly Biosciences.

Which major investors are selling Assembly Biosciences stock?

ASMB stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Orbimed Advisors LLC, venBio Select Advisor LLC, Emerald Advisers LLC, Northern Trust Corp, MetLife Investment Advisors LLC, National Asset Management Inc., California Public Employees Retirement System and Barclays PLC. Company insiders that have sold Assembly Biosciences company stock in the last year include Uri A Lopatin and William R Ringo. View Insider Buying and Selling for Assembly Biosciences.

Which major investors are buying Assembly Biosciences stock?

ASMB stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including RTW Investments LP, FMR LLC, Sectoral Asset Management Inc, Prosight Management LP, 361 Capital LLC, BlackRock Inc., Fosun International Ltd and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP. View Insider Buying and Selling for Assembly Biosciences.

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 $18.00.

How big of a company is Assembly Biosciences?

Assembly Biosciences has a market capitalization of $459.74 million and generates $14.80 million in revenue each year. The biopharmaceutical company earns $-90,750,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($3.98) on an earnings per share basis. Assembly Biosciences employs 95 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:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  159 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  168 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  327
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Assembly Biosciences and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ASMB will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ASMB will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 3/26/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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