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Galectin Therapeutics Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.02 (+0.48 %)
(As of 05/14/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
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Volume863,087 shs
Average Volume1.88 million shs
Market Capitalization$241.77 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
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About Galectin Therapeutics

Galectin Therapeutics Inc., a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company, engages in the research and development of therapies for fibrotic, cancer, and other diseases. The company's lead product candidate is (GR-MD-02) belapectin galectin-3 inhibitor, a galactoarabino-rhamnogalacturonan polysaccharide polymer that is in Phase III clinical trial for the treatment of liver fibrosis associated with fatty liver disease and non-alcoholic steatohepatitis cirrhosis, as well as for the treatment of cancer. It also engages in developing GM-CT-01, which is in pre-clinical development stage for the treatment of cardiac and vascular fibrosis, as well as focuses on developing belapectin for the treatment of psoriasis, and lung and kidney fibrosis. The company, through its Galectin Sciences, LLC, which is a collaborative joint venture co-owned by SBH Sciences, Inc., to research and development of small organic molecule inhibitors of galectin-3 for oral administration. The company was formerly known as Pro-Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and changed its name to Galectin Therapeutics, Inc. in May 2011. Galectin Therapeutics Inc. was founded in 2000 and is based in Norcross, Georgia.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Pharmaceutical preparations
Current SymbolNASDAQ:GALT
Year FoundedN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Book Value$0.76 per share


Net Income$-13,290,000.00




Market Cap$241.77 million
Next Earnings Date5/17/2021 (Estimated)


Overall MarketRank

1.41 out of 5 stars

Medical Sector

685th out of 2,044 stocks

Pharmaceutical Preparations Industry

317th out of 769 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.5Community Rank: 2.7Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 0.8Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Galectin Therapeutics (NASDAQ:GALT) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Galectin Therapeutics a buy right now?

1 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Galectin Therapeutics in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Galectin Therapeutics stock.
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When is Galectin Therapeutics' next earnings date?

Galectin Therapeutics is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, May 17th 2021.
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How were Galectin Therapeutics' earnings last quarter?

Galectin Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:GALT) posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, March, 30th. The company reported ($0.14) EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of ($0.16) by $0.02.
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How has Galectin Therapeutics' stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

Galectin Therapeutics' stock was trading at $1.99 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, GALT shares have increased by 112.6% and is now trading at $4.23.
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What price target have analysts set for GALT?

1 brokers have issued 12-month price targets for Galectin Therapeutics' stock. Their forecasts range from $14.00 to $14.00. On average, they anticipate Galectin Therapeutics' stock price to reach $14.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 231.0% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Galectin Therapeutics' key executives?

Galectin Therapeutics' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Joel Lewis, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 51)
  • Mr. Jack W. Callicutt CPA, CPA, CFO, Treasurer & Sec. (Age 54)
  • Dr. Harold H. Shlevin, Consultant & Director (Age 71)
  • Robert Tritt, Gen. Counsel
  • Dr. Eliezer Zomer, Exec. VP of Manufacturing & Product Devel. (Age 74)
  • Ms. Beth Knowles, Exec. Assistant & Officer Mang.

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What other stocks do shareholders of Galectin Therapeutics own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Galectin Therapeutics investors own include Sorrento Therapeutics (SRNE), Catalyst Pharmaceuticals (CPRX), Viking Therapeutics (VKTX), Exelixis (EXEL), Progenics Pharmaceuticals (PGNX), Rigel Pharmaceuticals (RIGL), TherapeuticsMD (TXMD), Novavax (NVAX), Verastem (VSTM) and Immunomedics (IMMU).

What is Galectin Therapeutics' stock symbol?

Galectin Therapeutics trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "GALT."

Who are Galectin Therapeutics' major shareholders?

Galectin Therapeutics' stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (4.59%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.13%), Northern Trust Corp (0.74%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.54%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (0.18%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.17%). Company insiders that own Galectin Therapeutics stock include Fund LP 10X, Gilbert F Amelio, Jack W Callicutt, Kevin D Freeman and Richard E Uihlein.
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Which institutional investors are selling Galectin Therapeutics stock?

GALT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including D.A. Davidson & CO., Northern Trust Corp, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Neuberger Berman Group LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., and Wedbush Securities Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Galectin Therapeutics company stock in the last year include Fund LP 10X, and Gilbert F Amelio.
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Which institutional investors are buying Galectin Therapeutics stock?

GALT stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, BlackRock Inc., Barclays PLC, Occudo Quantitative Strategies LP, Bank of Montreal Can, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, and Geode Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought Galectin Therapeutics stock in the last two years include Jack W Callicutt, Kevin D Freeman, and Richard E Uihlein.
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How do I buy shares of Galectin Therapeutics?

Shares of GALT 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 Galectin Therapeutics' stock price today?

One share of GALT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $4.23.

How much money does Galectin Therapeutics make?

Galectin Therapeutics has a market capitalization of $241.77 million. The company earns $-13,290,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.39) on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Galectin Therapeutics have?

Galectin Therapeutics employs 6 workers across the globe.

What is Galectin Therapeutics' official website?

The official website for Galectin Therapeutics is

Where are Galectin Therapeutics' headquarters?

Galectin Therapeutics is headquartered at 4960 PEACHTREE INDUSTRIAL BLVD. SUITE 240, NORCROSS GA, 30071.

How can I contact Galectin Therapeutics?

Galectin Therapeutics' mailing address is 4960 PEACHTREE INDUSTRIAL BLVD. SUITE 240, NORCROSS GA, 30071. The company can be reached via phone at 678-620-3186 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 5/16/2021 by Staff
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