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Cara Therapeutics Stock Forecast, Price & News

$14.95
-0.10 (-0.66 %)
(As of 11/27/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$14.85
Now: $14.95
$15.19
50-Day Range
$12.72
MA: $14.36
$16.16
52-Week Range
$8.88
Now: $14.95
$26.67
Volume341,328 shs
Average Volume479,764 shs
Market Capitalization$744.99 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.76
Cara Therapeutics, Inc., a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company, focuses on developing and commercializing chemical entities with a primary focus on pruritus and pain by selectively targeting kappa opioid receptors in the United States. The company is developing product candidates that target the body's peripheral nervous system and immune cells. Its lead product candidate includes KORSUVA (CR845/ difelikefalin) injection, which is in Phase III clinical trial for the treatment of patients with moderate-to-severe chronic kidney disease-associated pruritus (CKD-aP) undergoing hemodialysis. The company is also developing Oral KORSUVA (CR845/difelikefalin), which has completed Phase II clinical trial for the treatment of pruritus in stage III-V CKD patients; in Phase II clinical trial for treating pruritus chronic liver disease; and in Phase II clinical trial for the treatment of pruritus associated with atopic dermatitis. In addition, it is developing CR845/difelikefalin Injection, which has completed Phase II/III clinical trial for the treatment of acute post-operative pain. The company has license agreements with Maruishi Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd to develop, manufacture, and commercialize drug products containing CR845/difelikefalin for acute pain and uremic pruritus in Japan; and Chong Kun Dang Pharmaceutical Corporation to develop, manufacture, and commercialize drug products containing CR845/difelikefalin in South Korea. Cara Therapeutics, Inc. was founded in 2004 and is headquartered in Stamford, Connecticut.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.5Community Rank: 3.2Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 0.8Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.63 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Pharmaceutical preparations
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorMedical
Current SymbolNASDAQ:CARA
CUSIPN/A
Phone203-406-3700
Employees72

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$19.89 million
Book Value$2.57 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-106,370,000.00
Net Margins-360.35%

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$744.99 million
Next Earnings Date2/25/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$14.95
-0.10 (-0.66 %)
(As of 11/27/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Cara Therapeutics (NASDAQ:CARA) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Cara Therapeutics' stock been impacted by COVID-19?

Cara Therapeutics' stock was trading at $13.43 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, CARA shares have increased by 11.3% and is now trading at $14.95.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Cara Therapeutics?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Cara Therapeutics in the last year. There are currently 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Cara Therapeutics?

Wall Street analysts have given Cara Therapeutics a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's winning trading ideas this year have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Cara Therapeutics wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is Cara Therapeutics' next earnings date?

Cara Therapeutics is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 25th 2021.
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How were Cara Therapeutics' earnings last quarter?

Cara Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:CARA) issued its earnings results on Saturday, November, 14th. The biopharmaceutical company reported ($0.35) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.60) by $0.25. Cara Therapeutics had a negative return on equity of 64.36% and a negative net margin of 360.35%.
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What price target have analysts set for CARA?

4 analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Cara Therapeutics' shares. Their forecasts range from $30.00 to $40.00. On average, they expect Cara Therapeutics' stock price to reach $34.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 130.8% from the stock's current price.
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Are investors shorting Cara Therapeutics?

Cara Therapeutics saw a decline in short interest in the month of October. As of October 30th, there was short interest totaling 3,830,000 shares, a decline of 15.3% from the October 15th total of 4,520,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 390,200 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 9.8 days. Approximately 10.7% of the shares of the stock are short sold.
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Who are some of Cara Therapeutics' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Cara Therapeutics own?

Who are Cara Therapeutics' key executives?

Cara Therapeutics' management team includes the following people:
  • Dr. Derek T. Chalmers, Co-Founder, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 56, Pay $881.83k)
  • Dr. Frédérique Menzaghi, Chief Scientific Officer and Sr. VP of R&D (Age 54, Pay $597.83k)
  • Mr. Scott M. Terrillion, Chief Compliance Officer, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 57, Pay $571.03k)
  • Dr. Michael E. Lewis, Co-Founder & Chief Scientific Advisor (Age 68)
  • Mr. Thomas Charles Reilly, Chief Financial Officer
  • Mr. Richard Makara, VP, Head of Accounting, Controller & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 49)
  • Mr. Eric Vandal, Sr. VP of Commercial
  • Dr. Joana Goncalves, Chief Medical Officer (Age 46)

What is Cara Therapeutics' stock symbol?

Cara Therapeutics trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "CARA."

Who are Cara Therapeutics' major shareholders?

Cara Therapeutics' stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (7.88%), State Street Corp (2.03%), Pinnacle Associates Ltd. (0.86%), Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. (0.56%), Assenagon Asset Management S.A. (0.35%) and LPL Financial LLC (0.32%). Company insiders that own Cara Therapeutics stock include Christopher Posner, Derek T Chalmers, Frederique PhD Menzaghi, Jeffrey L Ives, Joana Goncalves, Mani Mohindru, Martin Vogelbaum and Scott Terrillion.
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Which major investors are selling Cara Therapeutics stock?

CARA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., State Street Corp, Aigen Investment Management LP, Victory Capital Management Inc., Pinnacle Associates Ltd., Wells Fargo & Company MN, JPMorgan Chase & Co., and WINTON GROUP Ltd. Company insiders that have sold Cara Therapeutics company stock in the last year include Christopher Posner, Derek T Chalmers, Frederique PhD Menzaghi, Jeffrey L Ives, Joana Goncalves, Mani Mohindru, Martin Vogelbaum, and Scott Terrillion.
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Which major investors are buying Cara Therapeutics stock?

CARA stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Assenagon Asset Management S.A., State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, Squarepoint Ops LLC, UBS Asset Management Americas Inc., Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC, AlphaCrest Capital Management LLC, and Alpine Woods Capital Investors LLC.
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How do I buy shares of Cara Therapeutics?

Shares of CARA 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Cara Therapeutics' stock price today?

One share of CARA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $14.95.

How big of a company is Cara Therapeutics?

Cara Therapeutics has a market capitalization of $744.99 million and generates $19.89 million in revenue each year. The biopharmaceutical company earns $-106,370,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($2.49) on an earnings per share basis. Cara Therapeutics employs 72 workers across the globe.

What is Cara Therapeutics' official website?

The official website for Cara Therapeutics is www.caratherapeutics.com.

How can I contact Cara Therapeutics?

Cara Therapeutics' mailing address is 107 ELM STREET 9TH FLOOR, STAMFORD CT, 06902. The biopharmaceutical company can be reached via phone at 203-406-3700 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 11/28/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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