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NASDAQ:GALT - Galectin Therapeutics Stock Price, Forecast & News

$1.92
-0.19 (-9.00 %)
(As of 03/27/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$1.91
Now: $1.92
$2.06
50-Day Range
$1.51
MA: $2.24
$2.84
52-Week Range
$1.50
Now: $1.92
$5.19
Volume164,603 shs
Average Volume280,891 shs
Market Capitalization$109.50 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta2.93
Galectin Therapeutics, Inc., a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company, engages in the research and development of therapies for fibrotic, skin, and cancer diseases. The company's lead product candidate includes GR-MD-02 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 GR-MD-02 for the treatment of psoriasis. The company, through its Galectin Sciences, LLC, which is a collaborative joint venture co-owned by SBH Sciences, Inc., is also involved in the 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
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorMedical
Current SymbolNASDAQ:GALT
CUSIPN/A
Phone678-620-3186

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Book Value$0.76 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-13,290,000.00

Miscellaneous

Employees6
Market Cap$109.50 million
Next Earnings Date5/8/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Galectin Therapeutics (NASDAQ:GALT) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Galectin Therapeutics' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

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 stock has decreased by 3.5% and is now trading at $1.92. View which stocks have been mosted impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Galectin Therapeutics?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Galectin Therapeutics in the last year. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for Galectin Therapeutics.

When is Galectin Therapeutics' next earnings date?

Galectin Therapeutics is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, May 8th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Galectin Therapeutics.

How were Galectin Therapeutics' earnings last quarter?

Galectin Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:GALT) announced its earnings results on Monday, March, 16th. The company reported ($0.12) EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.06) by $0.06. View Galectin Therapeutics' earnings history.

What price target have analysts set for GALT?

1 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Galectin Therapeutics' shares. Their forecasts range from $9.00 to $9.00. On average, they expect Galectin Therapeutics' share price to reach $9.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 368.8% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Galectin Therapeutics.

Has Galectin Therapeutics been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about GALT stock has been trending somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Galectin Therapeutics earned a media sentiment score of 1.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future. View the latest news aboutGalectin Therapeutics.

Are investors shorting Galectin Therapeutics?

Galectin Therapeutics saw a increase in short interest during the month of February. As of February 14th, there was short interest totaling 5,040,000 shares, an increase of 8.2% from the January 30th total of 4,660,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 271,200 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 18.6 days. Currently, 12.4% of the shares of the stock are short sold. View Galectin Therapeutics' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Galectin Therapeutics' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Galectin Therapeutics own?

Who are Galectin Therapeutics' key executives?

Galectin Therapeutics' management team includes the following people:
  • Dr. Harold H. Shlevin, Pres & CEO (Age 69)
  • Mr. Jack W. Callicutt, CFO & Sec. (Age 52)
  • Robert Tritt, Gen. Counsel
  • Dr. Eliezer Zomer, Exec. VP of Manufacturing & Product Devel. (Age 72)
  • Mr. J. Rex Horton, Exec. Director of Regulatory Affairs & Quality Assurance (Age 49)

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 retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Advisor Group Inc. (1.41%), State Street Corp (1.18%), Geode Capital Management LLC (0.96%), Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. (0.34%), Nuveen Asset Management LLC (0.19%) and Virtu Financial LLC (0.10%). Company insiders that own Galectin Therapeutics stock include Fund LP 10X, Gilbert F Amelio, Gilbert S Omenn, Harold H Shlevin, Jack W Callicutt, James C Czirr, Joel Lewis, Kary Eldred, Kevin D Freeman, Marc Rubin, Peter G Traber, Richard E Uihlein and Theodore Daniel Zucconi. View institutional ownership trends for Galectin Therapeutics.

Which major investors are selling Galectin Therapeutics stock?

GALT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc., Nuveen Asset Management LLC, and Goldman Sachs Group Inc.. View insider buying and selling activity for Galectin Therapeutics.

Which major investors are buying Galectin Therapeutics stock?

GALT stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State Street Corp, Geode Capital Management LLC, Virtu Financial LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Oxford Asset Management LLP, Advisor Group Inc., Barclays PLC, and UBS Group AG. Company insiders that have bought Galectin Therapeutics stock in the last two years include Jack W Callicutt, Joel Lewis, Kary Eldred, Kevin D Freeman, and Richard E Uihlein. View insider buying and selling activity for Galectin Therapeutics.

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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Galectin Therapeutics' stock price today?

One share of GALT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $1.92.

How big of a company is Galectin Therapeutics?

Galectin Therapeutics has a market capitalization of $109.50 million. The company earns $-13,290,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.39) on an earnings per share basis. Galectin Therapeutics employs 6 workers across the globe. View additional information about Galectin Therapeutics.

What is Galectin Therapeutics' official website?

The official website for Galectin Therapeutics is http://www.galectintherapeutics.com/.

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]utics.com.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Galectin Therapeutics (NASDAQ GALT)

Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  325 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  279 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  604
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Galectin Therapeutics and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe GALT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe GALT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 3/28/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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