NASDAQ:ATHX - Athersys Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $1.99 +0.11 (+5.85 %) (As of 11/22/2018 05:34 AM ET)Previous Close$1.88Today's Range$1.90 - $2.0052-Week Range$1.29 - $3.09Volume401,900 shsAverage Volume561,675 shsMarket Capitalization$266.48 millionP/E RatioN/ADividend YieldN/ABeta-0.35 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Athersys, Inc., a biotechnology company, focuses on the research and development activities in the field of regenerative medicine. Its clinical development programs are focused on treating neurological conditions, cardiovascular diseases, inflammatory and immune disorders, and pulmonary and other conditions. The company's lead platform product includes MultiStem cell therapy, an allogeneic stem cell product, which has completed Phase II study for treating patients suffering from moderate and severe ischemic stroke; that is in Phase II clinical study for treating patients with acute myocardial infarction; and, which is in Phase I/II clinical study for treating patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome, as well as that has completed Phase I clinical study for patients suffering from leukemia or various other blood-borne cancers. It also develops MultiStem cell therapy to promote tissue repair and healing for animal patients, including those suffering from serious conditions with unmet medical need. The company has license and collaboration agreements with Healios K.K. to develop and commercialize MultiStem cell therapy for ischemic stroke in Japan; RTI Surgical, Inc. to develop and commercialize biologic implants for orthopedic applications in the bone graft substitutes market; the University of Minnesota to develop MultiStem cell therapy platform; and Bristol-Myers Squibb Company to provide cell lines expressing well validated drug targets for compound screening and development. Athersys, Inc. was founded in 1995 and is headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio. Receive ATHX News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for ATHX and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Pharmaceutical preparations Sub-IndustryN/A SectorMedical Current SymbolNASDAQ:ATHX Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A Webwww.athersys.com Phone216-431-9900 Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current Ratio4.56 Quick Ratio4.56 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E RatioN/A Forward P/E RatioN/A P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$3.71 million Price / Sales76.03 Cash FlowN/A Price / CashN/A Book Value$0.36 per share Price / Book5.53 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($0.29) Net Income$-32,240,000.00 Net Margins-108.83% Return on Equity-58.74% Return on Assets-44.56% Miscellaneous Employees66 Outstanding Shares141,750,000Market Cap$266.48 million OptionableOptionable Athersys (NASDAQ:ATHX) Frequently Asked Questions What is Athersys' stock symbol? Athersys trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "ATHX." How were Athersys' earnings last quarter? Athersys, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATHX) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, November, 6th. The biopharmaceutical company reported ($0.07) earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of ($0.08) by $0.01. The biopharmaceutical company had revenue of $2.32 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.80 million. Athersys had a negative net margin of 108.83% and a negative return on equity of 58.74%. View Athersys' Earnings History. When is Athersys' next earnings date? Athersys is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, March 12th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Athersys. What price target have analysts set for ATHX? 1 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Athersys' stock. Their forecasts range from $6.00 to $6.00. On average, they anticipate Athersys' stock price to reach $6.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 201.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Athersys. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Athersys? 1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Athersys in the last year. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Athersys. What are Wall Street analysts saying about Athersys stock? Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Athersys stock: 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Athersys is a biopharmaceutical company engaged in the discovery and development of therapeutic product candidates designed to extend and enhance the quality of human life. The company's lead product candidate, ATHX-105, is an oral, selective 5HT2c receptor agonist in Phase I clinical trials for the treatment of obesity. The company is also developing other orally active pharmaceutical product candidates for the treatment of metabolic and central nervous system disorders, utilizing proprietary technologies, including Random Activation of Gene Expression (RAGE). Athersys is developing MultiStem(r), its patented, adult-derived ``off the shelf'' stem cell product platform, for multiple disease indications, including damage caused by myocardial infarction, bone marrow transplantation/oncology support, ischemic stroke and other indications. " (11/12/2018) 2. Maxim Group analysts commented, "Athersys reported 2Q18 with $19.4M in revenue, which includes $18.5M related to the expanded partnership with Helios (6927JP – NR). With operating expenses just over $12M, the company ended the period with net income of $6.9M, as well as $53.4M in cash on the balance sheet." (8/8/2018) Has Athersys been receiving favorable news coverage? News coverage about ATHX stock has trended positive on Thursday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm ranks the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Athersys earned a media sentiment score of 2.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the biopharmaceutical company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future. Who are some of Athersys' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Athersys include Zai Lab (ZLAB), Rhythm Pharmaceuticals (RYTM), Amphastar Pharmaceuticals (AMPH), Clovis Oncology (CLVS), Puma Biotechnology (PBYI), Deciphera Pharmaceuticals (DCPH), Lexicon Pharmaceuticals (LXRX), Alder Biopharmaceuticals (ALDR), Akorn (AKRX), Dicerna Pharmaceuticals (DRNA), Y-mAbs Therapeutics (YMAB), Intra-Cellular Therapies (ITCI), Viking Therapeutics (VKTX), Apellis Pharmaceuticals (APLS) and Kiniksa Pharmaceuticals (KNSA). Who are Athersys' key executives? Athersys' management team includes the folowing people: Dr. Gil Van Bokkelen, Co-Founder, Chairman & CEO (Age 57)Mr. William B. J. Lehmann Jr., Pres, COO & Sec. (Age 52)Dr. John J. Harrington, Co-Founder, Chief Scientific Officer, Exec. VP & Director (Age 51)Ms. Laura K. Campbell, Sr. VP of Fin. (Age 54)Dr. Manal Morsy M.D., PH.D., Sr. VP & Head of Global Regulatory Affairs Who are Athersys' major shareholders? Athersys' stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (4.88%), TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC (0.33%), Morgan Stanley (0.24%), Alps Advisors Inc. (0.18%) and Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.17%). Company insiders that own Athersys stock include Ismail Kola, John J Harrington, Laura K Campbell and William Lehmann Jr. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Athersys. Which institutional investors are selling Athersys stock? ATHX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC. Company insiders that have sold Athersys company stock in the last year include John J Harrington, Laura K Campbell and William Lehmann Jr. View Insider Buying and Selling for Athersys. Which institutional investors are buying Athersys stock? ATHX stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC, Alps Advisors Inc. and Morgan Stanley. Company insiders that have bought Athersys stock in the last two years include Ismail Kola and Laura K Campbell. View Insider Buying and Selling for Athersys. How do I buy shares of Athersys? Shares of ATHX 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 Athersys' stock price today? One share of ATHX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $1.99. How big of a company is Athersys? Athersys has a market capitalization of $266.48 million and generates $3.71 million in revenue each year. The biopharmaceutical company earns $-32,240,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.29) on an earnings per share basis. Athersys employs 66 workers across the globe. What is Athersys' official website? The official website for Athersys is http://www.athersys.com. How can I contact Athersys? Athersys' mailing address is 3201 CARNEGIE AVENUE, CLEVELAND OH, 44115. The biopharmaceutical company can be reached via phone at 216-431-9900 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Athersys (NASDAQ ATHX)Community Ranking: 2.7 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 238 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 199 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 437MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Athersys and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ATHX will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ATHX will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 11/22/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is a capital gain?