Curis Company Profile (NASDAQ:CRIS)

About Curis (NASDAQ:CRIS)

Curis logoCuris, Inc. is a biotechnology company seeking to develop and commercialize drug candidates for the treatment of cancers. The Company's drug candidate is CUDC-907, an orally-available, small molecule inhibitor of histone deacetylase (HDAC) and phosphatidylinositol-3-kinase (PI3K) enzymes. CUDC-907 is an oral, dual inhibitor of Class I and II HDAC, as well as Class I PI3K enzymes. CA-170 is an oral small molecule drug candidate that is designed to selectively target programmed death ligand-1 (PDL1) and V-domain Ig suppressor of T-cell activation (VISTA) immune checkpoint proteins, both of which independently function as negative regulators of immune activation. CA-4948 is an oral small molecule drug candidate that is designed to inhibit the Interleukin-1 receptor-associated kinase 4 (IRAK4) kinase, which is a transducer of toll-like receptor or certain interleukin receptor signaling pathways.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Medical
  • Industry: Biotechnology & Medical Research - NEC
  • Sub-Industry: Biotechnology
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:CRIS
  • CUSIP: 23126910
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $250.35 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 143,878,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $1.89
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $2.23
  • 52 Week Range: $1.47 - $3.72
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -4.33
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $8.31 million
  • Price / Sales: 29.95
  • Book Value: $0.06 per share
  • Price / Book: 28.83
  • EBIDTA: ($48,510,000.00)
  • Net Margins: -836.18%
  • Return on Equity: -236.43%
  • Return on Assets: -88.44%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 4.33%
  • Current Ratio: 3.72%
  • Quick Ratio: 3.72%
  • Average Volume: 543,322 shs.
  • Beta: 1.88
  • Short Ratio: 3.74

Frequently Asked Questions for Curis (NASDAQ:CRIS)

What is Curis' stock symbol?

Curis trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "CRIS."

How were Curis' earnings last quarter?

Curis, Inc. (NASDAQ:CRIS) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August, 3rd. The company reported ($0.10) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.09) by $0.01. The firm had revenue of $2.10 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $2.08 million. Curis had a negative return on equity of 236.43% and a negative net margin of 836.18%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 23.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company posted ($0.09) earnings per share. View Curis' Earnings History.

When will Curis make its next earnings announcement?

Curis is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November, 1st 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Curis.

Where is Curis' stock going? Where will Curis' stock price be in 2017?

4 analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Curis' shares. Their forecasts range from $6.00 to $7.00. On average, they anticipate Curis' share price to reach $6.67 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Curis.

What are analysts saying about Curis stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Curis stock:

  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Curis, Inc. is a therapeutic drug development company focusing on cancer, neurological and dermatological disease indications, with technologies that utilize regulatory pathways that control repair and regeneration. Curis' product development involves the use of small molecules or proteins to modulate these pathways. The company has successfully used this technology and product development approach to produce several promising drug product candidates in the fields of cancer, neurological disorders, hair growth, kidney and other diseases, as well as cardiovascular disease. " (7/17/2017)
  • 2. Cowen and Company analysts commented, "In our view, recent underperformance of CRIS shares is not reflective of the continued." (5/5/2017)

Who are some of Curis' key competitors?

Who are Curis' key executives?

Curis' management team includes the folowing people:

  • James R. McNab Jr., Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Ali Fattaey Ph.D., President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • James E. Dentzer, Chief Financial Officer, Chief Administrative Officer
  • Mani Mohindru Ph.D., Senior Vice President, Chief Strategy Officer
  • David Tuck M.D., Chief Medical Officer
  • Lori A. Kunkel M.D., Director
  • Martyn D. Greenacre, Independent Director
  • Kenneth I. Kaitin Ph.D., Independent Director
  • Robert E. Martell M.D., Ph.D., Independent Director
  • Kenneth J. Pienta M.D., Independent Director

Who owns Curis stock?

Curis' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include First Eagle Investment Management LLC (16.70%), FMR LLC (10.45%), Vanguard Group Inc. (3.45%), State Street Corp (1.29%), Northern Trust Corp (0.93%) and Royal Bank of Canada (0.66%). Company insiders that own Curis stock include Daniel R Passeri, Discovery Technologie Aurigene, James R Mcnab, Kenneth I Kaitin and Martyn D Greenacre. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Curis.

Who sold Curis stock? Who is selling Curis stock?

Curis' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Ameriprise Financial Inc., TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC, Teachers Advisors LLC, FMR LLC, California State Teachers Retirement System, Janney Montgomery Scott LLC, ProShare Advisors LLC and Bank of New York Mellon Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Curis.

Who bought Curis stock? Who is buying Curis stock?

Curis' stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State Street Corp, Vanguard Group Inc., BB&T Securities LLC, State of Wisconsin Investment Board, Alliancebernstein L.P., OxFORD Asset Management LLP, Northern Trust Corp and Royal Bank of Canada. View Insider Buying and Selling for Curis.

How do I buy Curis stock?

Shares of Curis can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Curis' stock price today?

One share of Curis stock can currently be purchased for approximately $1.73.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Curis (NASDAQ CRIS)
Community Ranking:  3.1 out of 5 (  )
Outperform Votes:  184 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  115 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  299
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Curis and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Curis (NASDAQ:CRIS) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $6.67 (285.36% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Curis (NASDAQ:CRIS)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/15/2017Cowen and CompanyReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
3/11/2017FBR & CoSet Price TargetBuy$6.00LowView Rating Details
10/12/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaSet Price TargetBuy$7.00N/AView Rating Details
9/7/2016Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingOutperform$7.00N/AView Rating Details
3/1/2016SunTrust Banks, Inc.Initiated CoverageBuy$3.00N/AView Rating Details
2/29/2016Roth CapitalReiterated RatingBuy$5.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 8/20/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Curis (NASDAQ:CRIS)
Earnings by Quarter for Curis (NASDAQ:CRIS)
Earnings History by Quarter for Curis (NASDAQ CRIS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/1/2017($0.09)N/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2017Q2 2017($0.09)($0.10)$2.08 million$2.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/4/2017Q1 17($0.09)($0.11)$1.98 million$2.13 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/9/2017Q4 2016($0.10)($0.08)$1.97 million$2.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/3/2016Q316($0.10)($0.21)$1.84 million$1.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/4/2016Q216($0.09)($0.09)$2.05 million$1.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/9/2016Q116($0.08)($0.07)$2.30 million$1.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/29/2016Q415($0.12)($0.10)$2.98 million$2.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/9/2015Q315($0.08)($0.04)$2.82 million$2.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2015Q215($0.06)($0.06)$3.50 million$2.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2015Q115($0.06)($0.07)$2.27 million$1.17 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/24/2015Q4 14($0.07)($0.07)$2.69 million$2.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/10/2014Q314($0.05)($0.06)$4.13 million$1.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2014Q214($0.06)($0.02)$3.46 million$4.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2014Q114($0.07)($0.06)$1.88 million$1.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/20/2014Q413($0.08)($0.05)$1.59 million$1.52 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2013Q313($0.01)($0.02)$6.44 million$7.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2013Q2 2013($0.05)($0.02)$4.43 million$5.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/30/2013Q1 2013($0.05)($0.06)$3.86 million$0.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/20/2013Q4 2012($0.08)($0.15)$2.07 million$1.69 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2012Q312($0.08)($0.04)$1.01 million$0.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2012($0.05)($0.04)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2012$0.02$0.03ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2011($0.07)($0.05)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2011($0.07)($0.06)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Curis (NASDAQ:CRIS)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: ($0.28)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171($0.08)($0.08)($0.08)
Q2 20171($0.07)($0.07)($0.07)
Q3 20171($0.07)($0.07)($0.07)
Q4 20171($0.06)($0.06)($0.06)
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Curis (NASDAQ:CRIS)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Curis (NASDAQ:CRIS)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 4.07%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 51.76%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Curis (NASDAQ:CRIS)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Curis (NASDAQ:CRIS)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Curis (NASDAQ:CRIS)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/5/2017James R McnabDirectorSell76,276$2.04$155,603.04View SEC Filing  
5/2/2017James R McnabDirectorSell116,708$2.38$277,765.04View SEC Filing  
4/27/2017James R McnabDirectorSell146,694$2.61$382,871.34View SEC Filing  
4/24/2017James R McnabDirectorSell110,322$2.59$285,733.98View SEC Filing  
9/7/2016Discovery Technologie AurigeneMajor ShareholderBuy10,208,333$2.40$24,499,999.20View SEC Filing  
5/27/2016Martyn D GreenacreDirectorSell15,000$1.69$25,350.00View SEC Filing  
5/26/2016Kenneth I KaitinDirectorSell15,000$1.76$26,400.00View SEC Filing  
12/30/2015Daniel R. PasseriDirectorSell14,400$3.01$43,344.00View SEC Filing  
12/29/2015Daniel R. PasseriDirectorSell11,200$2.91$32,592.00View SEC Filing  
12/28/2015Daniel R. PasseriDirectorSell13,600$2.85$38,760.00View SEC Filing  
12/23/2015Daniel R. PasseriDirectorSell48,900$2.78$135,942.00View SEC Filing  
12/21/2015Daniel R. PasseriDirectorSell289,000$2.99$864,110.00View SEC Filing  
8/27/2014Ali Ph.D. FattaeyCEOBuy62,890$1.60$100,624.00View SEC Filing  
12/11/2013Ali Ph.D. FattaeyCOOBuy3,000$2.52$7,560.00View SEC Filing  
11/12/2013Michael GrayCFOBuy10,000$2.86$28,600.00View SEC Filing  
11/8/2013Kenneth PientaDirectorBuy20,000$2.95$59,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/16/2013James McnabDirectorSell50,000$4.00$200,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/6/2012Daniel R PasseriCEOBuy25,000$3.03$75,750.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Curis (NASDAQ:CRIS)
Latest Headlines for Curis (NASDAQ:CRIS)
DateHeadline logoCuris, Inc. :CRIS-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 16, 2017 - August 16 at 5:54 PM logoCuris (CRIS) and GTx (GTXI) Head to Head Analysis - August 15 at 6:08 PM logo-$0.09 EPS Expected for Curis, Inc. (NASDAQ:CRIS) This Quarter - August 13 at 6:10 PM logoCuris, Inc. (NASDAQ:CRIS) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages - August 12 at 2:32 AM logoEARNINGS SUMMARY: Details of Curis Inc Q2 Earnings Report - August 4 at 5:47 PM logoEdited Transcript of CRIS earnings conference call or presentation 3-Aug-17 12:30pm GMT - August 4 at 5:47 PM logoCuris, Inc. (CRIS) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.01 EPS - August 3 at 8:32 PM logoHere's Why Curis, Inc. Dropped as Much as 14.5% This Morning - Motley Fool - August 3 at 4:28 PM logoCuris Reports Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results - August 3 at 4:28 PM logoHere's Why Curis, Inc. Dropped as Much as 14.5% This Morning - August 3 at 4:28 PM logoCuris reports 2Q loss - August 3 at 4:28 PM logoCara Therapeutics Appoints Mani Mohindru As CFO - August 1 at 6:14 PM logo Analysts Anticipate Curis, Inc. (CRIS) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $2.06 Million - July 28 at 5:21 PM logoCuris to Release Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results and Hold Conference Call on August 3, 2017 - GlobeNewswire (press release) - July 27 at 10:49 PM logoCuris to Release Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results and Hold ... - Nasdaq - July 26 at 6:04 PM logoCuris to Release Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results and Hold Conference Call on August 3, 2017 - July 26 at 6:04 PM logoZacks: Brokerages Anticipate Curis, Inc. (CRIS) to Announce -$0.09 EPS - July 26 at 12:29 PM logoCuris, Inc. (CRIS) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Analysts - July 18 at 1:53 PM logoCuris, Inc. (CRIS) Rating Increased to Hold at Zacks Investment Research - July 17 at 8:26 PM logoTechnical Insights on Biotech Stocks -- Curis, OvaScience, Regulus Therapeutics, and Vanda Pharma - July 12 at 11:14 PM logoTechnical Insights on Biotech Stocks -- Curis, OvaScience, Regulus Therapeutics, and Vanda Pharma - PR Newswire (press release) - July 12 at 6:12 PM logoA Look At Geron's Potential Myelofibrosis Competition - July 5 at 6:12 PM logo Brokerages Anticipate Curis, Inc. (CRIS) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $2.06 Million - July 2 at 9:46 AM logo-$0.09 Earnings Per Share Expected for Curis, Inc. (CRIS) This Quarter - June 30 at 9:10 AM logoETFs with exposure to Curis, Inc. : June 26, 2017 - June 26 at 5:18 PM logoCuris, Inc. (CRIS) Upgraded by ValuEngine to Hold - June 25 at 12:10 AM logoCuris, Inc. (CRIS) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages - June 22 at 4:44 PM logo Analysts Expect Curis, Inc. (CRIS) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $2.06 Million - June 8 at 1:10 PM logoZacks: Brokerages Expect Curis, Inc. (CRIS) Will Post Earnings of -$0.09 Per Share - June 6 at 7:14 AM logoUPDATE - Curis to Present at the Jefferies Healthcare Conference - GlobeNewswire (press release) - June 2 at 3:07 AM logoCuris to Present at the Jefferies Healthcare Conference - June 1 at 5:04 PM logoUPDATE - Curis to Present at the Jefferies Healthcare Conference - June 1 at 5:04 PM logoCuris, Inc. (CRIS) Sees Significant Increase in Short Interest - May 28 at 8:14 AM logoCuris Announces Presentations Related to CA-170 and CUDC-907 at 2017 ASCO Annual Meeting - May 25 at 6:04 PM logoETFs with exposure to Curis, Inc. : May 22, 2017 - May 22 at 4:19 PM logoCuris, Inc. (CRIS) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $2.06 Million - May 12 at 1:36 PM logoETFs with exposure to Curis, Inc. : May 11, 2017 - May 11 at 5:06 PM logoZacks Investment Research Downgrades Curis, Inc. (CRIS) to Sell - May 10 at 8:56 PM logoZacks: Analysts Expect Curis, Inc. (CRIS) to Post -$0.09 EPS - May 10 at 4:26 PM logoCuris, Inc. :CRIS-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 9, 2017 - May 9 at 4:28 PM logoCuris, Inc. 52 Weeks Later: The Risk Grows, But The Investment Thesis Remains Promising - May 5 at 9:44 PM logoCuris, Inc. (CRIS) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Cowen and Company - May 5 at 9:34 PM logoJames R. Mcnab Sells 76,276 Shares of Curis, Inc. (CRIS) Stock - May 5 at 8:37 PM logoCuris, Inc. (CRIS) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $0.02 EPS - May 4 at 11:10 PM logoEdited Transcript of CRIS earnings conference call or presentation 4-May-17 12:30pm GMT - May 4 at 9:40 PM logoEARNINGS SUMMARY: Details of Curis Inc Q1 Earnings Report - May 4 at 4:37 PM logoCuris Chairman James McNab Jr. To Retire, Martyn Greenacre Named Successor - May 4 at 4:37 PM logoInvestor Network: Curis, Inc. to Host Earnings Call - May 4 at 4:37 PM logoCuris reports 1Q loss - May 4 at 8:19 AM logoCuris Reports First Quarter 2017 Financial Results - May 4 at 7:31 AM



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