NASDAQ:DVAX - Dynavax Technologies Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$12.00 -0.20 (-1.64 %)
(As of 09/24/2018 02:24 AM ET)
Previous Close$12.00
Today's Range$11.8090 - $12.30
52-Week Range$11.35 - $24.45
Volume4.25 million shs
Average Volume640,471 shs
Market Capitalization$751.39 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Dynavax Technologies logoDynavax Technologies Corporation, a biopharmaceutical company, focuses on leveraging the power of the body's innate and adaptive immune responses through toll-like receptor (TLR) stimulation. The company's lead product candidates include HEPLISAV-B, a hepatitis B vaccine for prevention of infection caused by all known subtypes of the virus in adults age 18 years and older; SD-101, a cancer immunotherapy that is in Phase 2 clinical studies; and DV281, an investigational TLR9 agonist for the treatment of non-small cell lung cancer. Its product candidates also comprise AZD1419, which is in Phase II clinical trial for the treatment of asthma; DV230F that is in preclinical stage for the treatment of liver tumors; and DV1001, a TLR 7&8 agonist, which is in preclinical stage for oncology. It has collaboration and license agreements with AstraZeneca AB to develop AZD1419 for the treatment of asthma; and Merck & Co. to develop SD-101 for various immuno-oncology therapies. The company was formerly known as Double Helix Corporation and changed its name to Dynavax Technologies Corporation in September 1996. Dynavax Technologies Corporation was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Berkeley, California.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Pharmaceutical preparations


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.76
Current Ratio8.87
Quick Ratio8.67


Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$330,000.00
Price / Sales2,277.09
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book Value$3.29 per share
Price / Book3.65


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($1.73)
Net Income$-95,150,000.00
Net Margins-8,570.06%
Return on Equity-72.31%
Return on Assets-50.92%


Outstanding Shares62,620,000
Market Cap$751.39 million

Dynavax Technologies (NASDAQ:DVAX) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Dynavax Technologies' stock symbol?

Dynavax Technologies trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "DVAX."

How were Dynavax Technologies' earnings last quarter?

Dynavax Technologies Co. (NASDAQ:DVAX) posted its quarterly earnings results on Monday, August, 6th. The biopharmaceutical company reported ($0.63) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.62) by $0.01. The biopharmaceutical company had revenue of $1.25 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.88 million. Dynavax Technologies had a negative return on equity of 72.31% and a negative net margin of 8,570.06%. Dynavax Technologies's quarterly revenue was up 1094.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted ($0.41) EPS. View Dynavax Technologies' Earnings History.

When is Dynavax Technologies' next earnings date?

Dynavax Technologies is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, November, 2nd 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Dynavax Technologies.

What price target have analysts set for DVAX?

4 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Dynavax Technologies' stock. Their predictions range from $25.00 to $30.00. On average, they expect Dynavax Technologies' stock price to reach $27.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 129.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Dynavax Technologies.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Dynavax Technologies?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Dynavax Technologies in the last year. There are currently 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Dynavax Technologies.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Dynavax Technologies stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Dynavax Technologies stock:
  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Dynavax Technologies discovers, develops, and intends to commercialize innovative products to treat and prevent allergies, infectious diseases, and chronic inflammatory diseases using versatile, proprietary approaches that alter immune system responses in highly specific ways. Dynavax's clinical development programs are based on immunostimulatory sequences which are short DNA sequences that enhance the ability of the immune system to fight disease and control chronic inflammation. " (8/9/2018)
  • 2. Cantor Fitzgerald analysts commented, "HEPLISAV-B Launched. Dynavax reported that HEPLISAV-B, a two-dose hepatitis B vaccine, has been launched in the U.S. with a 60-person field sales team covering 75% of the market. HEPLISAV-B was recommended by the CDC for use in the vaccination of adults, which the company believes is critical to drive broad insurance coverage and adoption. By now, 100% of Medicare lives, 74% of commercially-insured lives, and 60% of lives covered under Medicaid plans have HEPLISAV-B specific CPT codes, referencing the correct price. In the first two months following launch, the sales team met two-thirds of the targeted key accounts, corresponding to more than half of the addressable market. The sales cycle is estimated to be 6-8 weeks at this stage. As previously reported, the company has a drug supply of over 250,000 vials, with an additional 750,000 vials worth of raw material." (5/8/2018)
  • 3. Cowen Inc analysts commented, "Dynavax reported a Q3 net loss of $22.1MM and ended the quarter with $192MM in." (11/3/2017)

Who are some of Dynavax Technologies' key competitors?

Who are Dynavax Technologies' key executives?

Dynavax Technologies' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Eddie Gray, CEO & Director (Age 59)
  • Dr. Dennis A. Carson Ph.D., M.D., Co-Founder, Director & Member of Scientific Advisory Board (Age 71)
  • Mr. Michael S. Ostrach, CFO, Chief Bus. Officer & Sr. VP (Age 66)
  • Mr. David F. Novack, Sr. VP of Operations & Quality (Age 56)
  • Dr. Robert L. Coffman, Chief Scientific Officer & Sr. VP (Age 71)

Who are Dynavax Technologies' major shareholders?

Dynavax Technologies' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (6.53%), Senvest Management LLC (3.73%), Eagle Asset Management Inc. (3.69%), PointState Capital LP (3.02%), Federated Investors Inc. PA (2.66%) and Carillon Tower Advisers Inc. (2.63%). Company insiders that own Dynavax Technologies stock include David F Novack, David Louis Johnson, Michael S Ostrach, Robert Coffman and Robert Janssen. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Dynavax Technologies.

Which institutional investors are selling Dynavax Technologies stock?

DVAX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Point72 Asset Management L.P., GMT Capital Corp, Federated Investors Inc. PA, First Trust Advisors LP, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Fisher Asset Management LLC and Alps Advisors Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Dynavax Technologies company stock in the last year include David F Novack, David Louis Johnson, Michael S Ostrach and Robert Coffman. View Insider Buying and Selling for Dynavax Technologies.

Which institutional investors are buying Dynavax Technologies stock?

DVAX stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Eagle Asset Management Inc., PointState Capital LP, Carillon Tower Advisers Inc., Senvest Management LLC, Chicago Capital LLC, Bain Capital Public Equity Management LLC, Bank of America Corp DE and BlackRock Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Dynavax Technologies.

How do I buy shares of Dynavax Technologies?

Shares of DVAX 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 Dynavax Technologies' stock price today?

One share of DVAX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $12.00.

How big of a company is Dynavax Technologies?

Dynavax Technologies has a market capitalization of $751.39 million and generates $330,000.00 in revenue each year. The biopharmaceutical company earns $-95,150,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($1.73) on an earnings per share basis. Dynavax Technologies employs 170 workers across the globe.

What is Dynavax Technologies' official website?

The official website for Dynavax Technologies is

How can I contact Dynavax Technologies?

Dynavax Technologies' mailing address is 2929 SEVENTH STREET SUITE 100, BERKELEY CA, 94710. The biopharmaceutical company can be reached via phone at 510-848-5100 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Dynavax Technologies (NASDAQ DVAX)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  317 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  305 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  622
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Dynavax Technologies and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe DVAX will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe DVAX will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 9/24/2018 by Staff

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