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NASDAQ:GERNGeron Stock Price, Forecast & News

$1.61
-0.03 (-1.83 %)
(As of 05/28/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$1.59
Now: $1.61
$1.77
50-Day Range
$1.05
MA: $1.36
$2.06
52-Week Range
$0.75
Now: $1.61
$2.40
Volume3.27 million shs
Average Volume4.06 million shs
Market Capitalization$322.58 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.66
Geron Corporation, a late-stage clinical biopharmaceutical company, focuses on the development and commercialization of therapeutics for hematologic myeloid malignancies. It holds rights to imetelstat, a telomerase inhibitor in Phase 2/3 clinical trials, which inhibits the uncontrolled proliferation of malignant progenitor cells in hematologic myeloid malignancies to reduce dysfunctional blood cell production and enable recovery of normal blood cell production. The company was founded in 1990 and is headquartered in Menlo Park, California.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.5Community Rank: 2.7Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.37 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Pharmaceutical preparations
Sub-IndustryBiotechnology
SectorMedical
Current SymbolNASDAQ:GERN
CUSIP37416310
Phone650-473-7700

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$460,000.00
Book Value$0.68 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-68,550,000.00
Net Margins-14,901.74%

Miscellaneous

Employees45
Market Cap$322.58 million
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableOptionable

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Geron (NASDAQ:GERN) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Geron's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Geron's stock was trading at $1.03 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, GERN stock has increased by 56.3% and is now trading at $1.61. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Geron?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Geron in the last year. There are currently 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for Geron.

How were Geron's earnings last quarter?

Geron Co. (NASDAQ:GERN) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May, 28th. The biopharmaceutical company reported ($0.08) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of ($0.12) by $0.04. Geron had a negative return on equity of 44.66% and a negative net margin of 14,901.74%. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted ($0.05) earnings per share. View Geron's earnings history.

What price target have analysts set for GERN?

5 brokerages have issued 12-month price objectives for Geron's shares. Their forecasts range from $3.00 to $4.00. On average, they anticipate Geron's stock price to reach $3.60 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 123.6% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Geron.

Has Geron been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about GERN stock have trended somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Geron earned a media sentiment score of 0.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the biopharmaceutical company a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is very unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days. View the latest news aboutGeron.

Who are some of Geron's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Geron own?

Who are Geron's key executives?

Geron's management team includes the following people:
  • Dr. John A. Scarlett, CEO, Pres & Chairman (Age 69, Pay $1.15M)
  • Ms. Olivia Kyusuk Bloom, Exec. VP of Fin., CFO & Treasurer (Age 51, Pay $687.17k)
  • Dr. Andrew J. Grethlein, Exec. VP & COO (Age 56, Pay $705.69k)
  • Ms. Melissa A. Kelly Behrs, Exec. VP & Chief Bus. Officer (Age 56, Pay $673.36k)
  • Dr. Aleksandra Rizo M.D., Ph.D., Exec. VP & Chief Medical Officer (Age 45, Pay $968.2k)

What is Geron's stock symbol?

Geron trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "GERN."

Who are Geron's major shareholders?

Geron's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (7.82%), State Street Corp (1.86%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.37%), Two Sigma Investments LP (0.80%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.42%) and Two Sigma Advisers LP (0.33%). Company insiders that own Geron stock include Elizabeth G O'farrell, Melissa Kelly Behrs, Robert J Spiegel and Stephen Rosenfield. View institutional ownership trends for Geron.

Which major investors are selling Geron stock?

GERN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Morgan Stanley, UBS Group AG, SG Americas Securities LLC, Virtus ETF Advisers LLC, Creative Planning, and Deutsche Bank AG. View insider buying and selling activity for Geron.

Which major investors are buying Geron stock?

GERN stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Two Sigma Investments LP, Two Sigma Advisers LP, Geode Capital Management LLC, Invesco Ltd., State Street Corp, BlackRock Inc., Advisor Group Holdings Inc., and Commonwealth Equity Services LLC. View insider buying and selling activity for Geron.

How do I buy shares of Geron?

Shares of GERN 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 Geron's stock price today?

One share of GERN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $1.61.

How big of a company is Geron?

Geron has a market capitalization of $322.58 million and generates $460,000.00 in revenue each year. The biopharmaceutical company earns $-68,550,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.36) on an earnings per share basis. Geron employs 45 workers across the globe.

What is Geron's official website?

The official website for Geron is www.geron.com.

How can I contact Geron?

Geron's mailing address is 149 COMMONWEALTH DRIVE SUITE 2070, MENLO PARK CA, 94025. The biopharmaceutical company can be reached via phone at 650-473-7700 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 5/29/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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