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S&P 500   4,145.19
DOW   32,803.47
QQQ   321.75
China July exports rise, with trade surplus at record-high
Demand for grocery delivery cools as food costs rise
Shift in war's front seen as ships cleared to leave Ukraine
Dems push Biden climate, health priorities toward Senate OK
Dems' climate, energy, tax bill clears initial Senate hurdle
Transit woes mount for Boston's beleaguered subway riders
Shift in war's front seen as grain leaves Ukraine; plant hit
S&P 500   4,145.19
DOW   32,803.47
QQQ   321.75
China July exports rise, with trade surplus at record-high
Demand for grocery delivery cools as food costs rise
Shift in war's front seen as ships cleared to leave Ukraine
Dems push Biden climate, health priorities toward Senate OK
Dems' climate, energy, tax bill clears initial Senate hurdle
Transit woes mount for Boston's beleaguered subway riders
Shift in war's front seen as grain leaves Ukraine; plant hit
S&P 500   4,145.19
DOW   32,803.47
QQQ   321.75
China July exports rise, with trade surplus at record-high
Demand for grocery delivery cools as food costs rise
Shift in war's front seen as ships cleared to leave Ukraine
Dems push Biden climate, health priorities toward Senate OK
Dems' climate, energy, tax bill clears initial Senate hurdle
Transit woes mount for Boston's beleaguered subway riders
Shift in war's front seen as grain leaves Ukraine; plant hit
NASDAQ:ASND

Ascendis Pharma A/S - ASND Stock Forecast, Price & News

$94.91
+3.36 (+3.67%)
(As of 08/5/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$88.90
$95.29
50-Day Range
$78.60
$95.39
52-Week Range
$61.58
$178.71
Volume
1.15 million shs
Average Volume
317,097 shs
Market Capitalization
$5.41 billion
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
N/A
Price Target
$163.40

Ascendis Pharma A/S MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.91 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
72.2% Upside
$163.40 Price Target
Short Interest
Bearish
12.06% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
N/A
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
-0.07mentions of Ascendis Pharma A/S in the last 14 days
Based on 3 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
Growing
From ($8.86) to ($8.56) Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

1.77 out of 5 stars

Medical Sector

935th out of 1,283 stocks

Pharmaceutical Preparations Industry

451st out of 615 stocks

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About Ascendis Pharma A/S (NASDAQ:ASND) Stock

Ascendis Pharma A/S, a biopharmaceutical company, focuses on developing therapeutics for unmet medical needs. The company offers SKYTROFA for treating patients with growth hormone deficiency (GHD). It also develops TransCon Growth Hormone (hGH) for pediatric GHD in Japan; TransCon hGH for adults with GHD; TransCon parathyroid hormone for adult hypoparathyroidism; and TransCon CNP for pediatric achondroplasia. In addition, the company develops TransCon toll like receptors 7/8 agonist for intratumoral delivery; and TransCon IL-2 ß/g for systemic delivery. The company was incorporated in 2006 and is headquartered in Hellerup, Denmark.

Ascendis Pharma A/S Trading Up 3.7 %

ASND traded up $3.36 during trading on Friday, hitting $94.91. 1,148,305 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 317,097. The firm has a 50 day simple moving average of $88.09 and a 200 day simple moving average of $100.67. The firm has a market cap of $5.41 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of -10.14 and a beta of 0.68. Ascendis Pharma A/S has a 1 year low of $61.58 and a 1 year high of $178.71. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.69, a quick ratio of 10.79 and a current ratio of 11.76.

Ascendis Pharma A/S (NASDAQ:ASND - Get Rating) last released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May 11th. The biotechnology company reported ($2.48) EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($2.25) by ($0.23). The firm had revenue of $7.66 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $5.89 million. Ascendis Pharma A/S had a negative return on equity of 54.58% and a negative net margin of 3,281.45%. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned ($1.41) earnings per share. As a group, equities analysts expect that Ascendis Pharma A/S will post -8.86 EPS for the current year.

Analyst Ratings Changes

ASND has been the subject of several analyst reports. Citigroup lowered their price objective on Ascendis Pharma A/S from $187.00 to $158.00 in a research note on Thursday, May 12th. Cantor Fitzgerald lowered their price objective on Ascendis Pharma A/S from $230.00 to $180.00 in a research note on Thursday, May 12th. Credit Suisse Group decreased their price target on Ascendis Pharma A/S from $194.00 to $123.00 in a research note on Thursday, May 12th. Oppenheimer decreased their price target on Ascendis Pharma A/S from $166.00 to $154.00 in a research note on Thursday, May 12th. Finally, Wells Fargo & Company decreased their price target on Ascendis Pharma A/S from $190.00 to $176.00 in a research note on Thursday, May 12th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, one has assigned a hold rating and ten have assigned a buy rating to the stock. Based on data from MarketBeat.com, Ascendis Pharma A/S currently has a consensus rating of "Moderate Buy" and an average price target of $163.40.

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ASND Company Calendar

Last Earnings
5/11/2022
Today
8/07/2022
Next Earnings (Confirmed)
8/10/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Pharmaceutical preparations
Sub-Industry
N/A
Sector
Medical
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:ASND
Employees
639
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$163.40
High Stock Price Forecast
$197.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$117.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+72.2%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.91
Research Coverage
11 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$-453,810,000.00
Net Margins
-3,281.45%
Pretax Margin
-3,283.60%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$9.20 million
Book Value
$18.38 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
34,178,000
Market Cap
$5.41 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.68

Key Executives

  • Mr. Jan Moller Mikkelsen (Age 62)
    Pres, CEO, Member of Exec. Board & Exec. Director
  • Mr. Michael Wolff Jensen L.L.M. (Age 51)
    Sr. VP, Chief Legal Officer & Member of the Exec. Board
  • Dr. Birgitte Volck M.D. (Age 60)
    Ph.D., Sr. VP and Head of Clinical Devel. & Endocrinology Rare Diseases Medical Affairs
    Comp: $23.36k
  • Mr. Scott T. Smith (Age 48)
    CFO, Sr. VP & Member of Exec. Board
  • Ms. Lotte Sonderbjerg (Age 61)
    Chief Admin. Officer, Sr. VP & Member of the Exec. Board
  • Mr. Peter Rasmussen (Age 53)
    VP of Fin. & Principal Accounting Officer
  • Mr. Timothy J. Lee
    Sr. Director of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Flemming Steen Jensen (Age 61)
    Sr. VP of Product Supply & Quality
  • Dr. Kennett Sprogoe (Age 43)
    Sr. VP and Head of Innovation & Research
  • Dr. Jens Sigurd Okkels Ph.D. (Age 61)
    Sr. VP of Product Devel.













ASND Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Ascendis Pharma A/S stock right now?

11 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Ascendis Pharma A/S in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 10 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Ascendis Pharma A/S stock.
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What is Ascendis Pharma A/S's stock price forecast for 2022?

11 brokers have issued twelve-month price objectives for Ascendis Pharma A/S's shares. Their ASND stock forecasts range from $117.00 to $197.00. On average, they expect Ascendis Pharma A/S's stock price to reach $163.40 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 72.2% from the stock's current price.
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How has Ascendis Pharma A/S's stock performed in 2022?

Ascendis Pharma A/S's stock was trading at $134.53 at the start of the year. Since then, ASND stock has decreased by 29.5% and is now trading at $94.91.
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When is Ascendis Pharma A/S's next earnings date?

Ascendis Pharma A/S is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 10th 2022.
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How can I listen to Ascendis Pharma A/S's earnings call?

Ascendis Pharma A/S will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, August 10th at 4:30 PM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

How were Ascendis Pharma A/S's earnings last quarter?

Ascendis Pharma A/S (NASDAQ:ASND) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, May, 11th. The biotechnology company reported ($2.48) earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of ($2.25) by $0.23. The biotechnology company had revenue of $7.66 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $5.89 million. Ascendis Pharma A/S had a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 54.58% and a negative net margin of 3,281.45%. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted ($1.41) EPS.

What other stocks do shareholders of Ascendis Pharma A/S own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Ascendis Pharma A/S investors own include AbbVie (ABBV), Alexion Pharmaceuticals (ALXN), Neurocrine Biosciences (NBIX), ACADIA Pharmaceuticals (ACAD), BioMarin Pharmaceutical (bmrn), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Incyte (INCY), Exelixis (EXEL), GW Pharmaceuticals (GWPH) and NVIDIA (NVDA).

When did Ascendis Pharma A/S IPO?

(ASND) raised $85 million in an initial public offering on Wednesday, January 28th 2015. The company issued 5,000,000 shares at $16.00-$18.00 per share. BofA Merrill Lynch and Leerink Partners served as the underwriters for the IPO and Wells Fargo Securities was co-manager.

What is Ascendis Pharma A/S's stock symbol?

Ascendis Pharma A/S trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "ASND."

Who are Ascendis Pharma A/S's major shareholders?

Ascendis Pharma A/S's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Brown Advisory Inc. (1.10%), TimesSquare Capital Management LLC (0.79%), Assenagon Asset Management S.A. (0.49%), Allspring Global Investments Holdings LLC (0.46%), Candriam S.C.A. (0.39%) and ARS Investment Partners LLC (0.28%).

How do I buy shares of Ascendis Pharma A/S?

Shares of ASND 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 Ascendis Pharma A/S's stock price today?

One share of ASND stock can currently be purchased for approximately $94.91.

How much money does Ascendis Pharma A/S make?

Ascendis Pharma A/S (NASDAQ:ASND) has a market capitalization of $5.41 billion and generates $9.20 million in revenue each year. The biotechnology company earns $-453,810,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($9.36) on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Ascendis Pharma A/S have?

Ascendis Pharma A/S employs 639 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Ascendis Pharma A/S?

Ascendis Pharma A/S's mailing address is TUBORG BOULEVARD 12, HELLERUP G7, DK-2900. The official website for Ascendis Pharma A/S is www.ascendispharma.com. The biotechnology company can be reached via phone at (457) 022-2244, via email at ir@ascendispharma.com, or via fax at 45-3694-4010.

This page (NASDAQ:ASND) was last updated on 8/7/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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