NASDAQ:GBT - Global Blood Therapeutics Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$45.97 -1.85 (-3.87 %)
(As of 01/23/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$47.82
Today's Range$44.83 - $48.47
52-Week Range$30.15 - $68.05
Volume669,900 shs
Average Volume748,553 shs
Market Capitalization$2.40 billion
P/E Ratio-16.66
Dividend YieldN/A
Global Blood Therapeutics, Inc., a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company, engages in the discovery, development, and delivery of treatments for underserved patient communities. It is developing its lead product candidate, voxelotor, an oral, once-daily therapy for sickle cell disease (SCD). The company is evaluating voxelotor in SCD in a Phase III clinical trial in adult and adolescent patients with SCD. It is also evaluating the safety and pharmacokinetics of single and multiple doses of voxelotor in a Phase IIa clinical trial of adolescent and pediatric patients with SCD. Global Blood Therapeutics, Inc. was founded in 2011 and is headquartered in South San Francisco, California.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Pharmaceutical preparations
Current SymbolNASDAQ:GBT



Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Book Value$6.93 per share


Net Income$-117,020,000.00


Market Cap$2.40 billion

Global Blood Therapeutics (NASDAQ:GBT) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Global Blood Therapeutics' stock symbol?

Global Blood Therapeutics trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "GBT."

How were Global Blood Therapeutics' earnings last quarter?

Global Blood Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:GBT) released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, November, 6th. The company reported ($0.83) EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.85) by $0.02. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned ($0.66) EPS. View Global Blood Therapeutics' Earnings History.

When is Global Blood Therapeutics' next earnings date?

Global Blood Therapeutics is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 26th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Global Blood Therapeutics.

What price target have analysts set for GBT?

14 analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Global Blood Therapeutics' shares. Their forecasts range from $55.00 to $150.00. On average, they anticipate Global Blood Therapeutics' stock price to reach $85.9286 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 86.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Global Blood Therapeutics.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Global Blood Therapeutics?

14 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Global Blood Therapeutics in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 13 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Global Blood Therapeutics.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Global Blood Therapeutics stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Global Blood Therapeutics stock:
  • 1. William Blair analysts commented, "We note that the company has enrolled another roughly 118 patients with the goal of seeking accelerated approval. As noted in Tuesday’s press release, management expects to provide a regulatory update by the end of the year ." (11/7/2018)
  • 2. Cantor Fitzgerald analysts commented, "Based on the existing clinical data, we believe voxelotor offers a compelling treatment option in SCD that lacks disease-modifying therapies. $96 price target is based on the combination of our estimate of the NPV of future cash flows from voxelotor in SCD, worth approximately $4.6 billion ($88/share), and our estimate of YE cash of $440 million ($8/share)." (10/17/2018)
  • 3. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Global Blood Therapeutics, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company which is engaged in discovering, developing and commercializing novel therapeutics to treat grievous blood-based disorders. Its product candidate consists of GBT440 is an oral, once-daily prophylactic therapy for sickle cell disease which is in clinical trial. The company in addition to GBT is involved in research and development activities targeted hypoxemic pulmonary disorders, including idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis and hereditary angioedema. Global Blood Therapeutics, Inc. is based in South San Francisco, California. " (10/10/2018)
  • 4. HC Wainwright analysts commented, "We continue to expect voxelotor in conjunction with HU to become the standard-of-care, especially in younger patients, which could make these patients asymptomatic much like SCD-trait subjects. Our Buy rating and price target of $125 are based on a DCF analysis, derived using a beta of 1.40, terminal growth rate of 0.5%, risk premium of 4.93%, calculated WACC of 9.9%, and tax rate of 15% beginning in FY 2024. We estimate approximately 70K patients in U.S., 42K patients in the $$60K (increased from $75K and $50K) U.S." (8/23/2018)
  • 5. JPMorgan Chase & Co. analysts commented, "GBT reported 2Q results via press release (no conference call, as usual) that focused on lead program voxelotor in sickle cell disease. The print overall was uneventful as we await a regulatory update at some point in 2H18 on the potential for an accelerated approval filing. The other key event remaining this year is the presentation of detailed data from Part A of the Phase 3 HOPE trial anticipated at ASH in December." (8/5/2018)

Has Global Blood Therapeutics been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about GBT stock have trended positive on Wednesday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Global Blood Therapeutics earned a media sentiment score of 2.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the company a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is very unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of Global Blood Therapeutics' key competitors?

Who are Global Blood Therapeutics' key executives?

Global Blood Therapeutics' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Dr. Ted W. Love, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 60)
  • Dr. Charles J. Homcy, Founder, Advisor & Director (Age 71)
  • Mr. Jeffrey S. Farrow, Chief Financial Officer (Age 57)
  • Mr. Peter Radovich, Sr. VP of Operations (Age 41)
  • Dr. Hing Sham, Sr. VP of Research (Age 67)

When did Global Blood Therapeutics IPO?

(GBT) raised $102 million in an IPO on Wednesday, August 12th 2015. The company issued 6,000,000 shares at a price of $16.00-$18.00 per share. Morgan Stanley and Goldman Sachs served as the underwriters for the IPO and Cowen and Company and Wedbush PacGrow were co-managers.

Who are Global Blood Therapeutics' major shareholders?

Global Blood Therapeutics' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include First Midwest Bank Trust Division (0.37%), Taylor Wealth Management Partners (0.09%), Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.02%), JGP Global Gestao de Recursos Ltda. (0.01%), Strs Ohio (0.00%) and Bank of Montreal Can (0.00%). Company insiders that own Global Blood Therapeutics stock include Charles J Homcy, Deval L Patrick, Jung Choi, Lesley Ann Calhoun, Perceptive Advisors Llc, Peter Radovich and Robert I Tepper. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Global Blood Therapeutics.

Which institutional investors are buying Global Blood Therapeutics stock?

GBT stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including First Midwest Bank Trust Division, JGP Global Gestao de Recursos Ltda., Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, Taylor Wealth Management Partners, Strs Ohio and Bank of Montreal Can. View Insider Buying and Selling for Global Blood Therapeutics.

How do I buy shares of Global Blood Therapeutics?

Shares of GBT 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 Global Blood Therapeutics' stock price today?

One share of GBT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $45.97.

How big of a company is Global Blood Therapeutics?

Global Blood Therapeutics has a market capitalization of $2.40 billion. The company earns $-117,020,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($2.76) on an earnings per share basis. Global Blood Therapeutics employs 147 workers across the globe.

What is Global Blood Therapeutics' official website?

The official website for Global Blood Therapeutics is

How can I contact Global Blood Therapeutics?

Global Blood Therapeutics' mailing address is 171 OYSTER POINT BLVD SUITE 300, SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO CA, 94080. The company can be reached via phone at 650-741-7700 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Global Blood Therapeutics (NASDAQ GBT)

Community Ranking:  3.2 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  389 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  223 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  612
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Global Blood Therapeutics and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe GBT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe GBT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 1/23/2019 by Staff

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