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NASDAQ:GERN

Geron - GERN Stock Forecast, Price & News

$3.30
+0.10 (+3.13%)
(As of 01/31/2023 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$3.18
$3.32
50-Day Range
$2.04
$3.40
52-Week Range
$0.99
$3.84
Volume
4.31 million shs
Average Volume
17.37 million shs
Market Capitalization
$1.26 billion
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
N/A
Price Target
$5.50

Geron MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Buy
3.00 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
66.7% Upside
$5.50 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
5.96% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
N/A
Sustainability
-2.15
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.55mentions of Geron in the last 14 days
Based on 5 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
Growing
From ($0.38) to ($0.36) Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.14 out of 5 stars

Medical Sector

461st out of 1,055 stocks

Pharmaceutical Preparations Industry

231st out of 518 stocks


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About Geron (NASDAQ:GERN) Stock

Geron Corp. operates as a biotechnology company. It develops a telomerase inhibitor, Imetelstat, in hematologic myeloid malignancies. The firm develops therapeutic products for oncology. The company was founded by Michael D. West on November 28, 1990 and is headquartered in Foster City, CA.

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GERN Stock News Headlines

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GERN Company Calendar

Last Earnings
11/03/2022
Today
2/01/2023
Next Earnings (Estimated)
3/09/2023
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2023

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Pharmaceutical preparations
Sub-Industry
Biotechnology
Sector
Medical
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:GERN
CUSIP
37416310
Employees
69
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$5.50
High Stock Price Forecast
$7.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$4.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+66.7%
Consensus Rating
Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
3.00
Research Coverage
4 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$-116,110,000.00
Net Margins
-8,563.80%
Pretax Margin
-8,563.80%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.39 million
Book Value
$0.39 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
358,361,000
Market Cap
$1.26 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.76

Key Executives

  • John A. Scarlett
    Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
  • Andrew J. Grethlein
    Chief Operating Officer & Executive Vice President
  • Olivia K. Bloom
    Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer & Executive VP
  • Faye Feller
    Chief Medical Officer & Executive Vice President
  • Stephen N. Rosenfield
    Secretary, Chief Legal Officer & Executive VP













GERN Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Geron stock right now?

4 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Geron in the last twelve months. There are currently 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" GERN shares.
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What is Geron's stock price forecast for 2023?

4 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Geron's stock. Their GERN share price forecasts range from $4.00 to $7.00. On average, they anticipate the company's stock price to reach $5.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 66.7% from the stock's current price.
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How have GERN shares performed in 2023?

Geron's stock was trading at $2.42 on January 1st, 2023. Since then, GERN stock has increased by 36.4% and is now trading at $3.30.
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Are investors shorting Geron?

Geron saw a drop in short interest during the month of January. As of January 15th, there was short interest totaling 22,710,000 shares, a drop of 22.2% from the December 31st total of 29,190,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 8,130,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.8 days.
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When is Geron's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, March 9th 2023.
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How were Geron's earnings last quarter?

Geron Co. (NASDAQ:GERN) released its earnings results on Thursday, November, 3rd. The biopharmaceutical company reported ($0.10) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.09) by $0.01. The biopharmaceutical company earned $0.30 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $0.12 million. Geron had a negative net margin of 8,563.80% and a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 110.76%.

What is John A. Scarlett's approval rating as Geron's CEO?

5 employees have rated Geron Chief Executive Officer John A. Scarlett on Glassdoor.com. John A. Scarlett has an approval rating of 82% among the company's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of Geron own?
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 number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Douglas Lane & Associates LLC (0.02%), Allspring Global Investments Holdings LLC (0.01%), Private Advisor Group LLC (0.01%), Kestra Advisory Services LLC (0.01%), Wedbush Securities Inc. (0.01%) and Tennessee Valley Asset Management Partners (0.00%).
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How do I buy shares of Geron?

Shares of GERN stock 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 Geron's stock price today?

One share of GERN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $3.30.

How much money does Geron make?

Geron (NASDAQ:GERN) has a market capitalization of $1.26 billion and generates $1.39 million in revenue each year. The biopharmaceutical company earns $-116,110,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.36) on an earnings per share basis.

How can I contact Geron?

Geron's mailing address is 919 EAST HILLSDALE BOULEVARD SUITE 250, FOSTER CITY CA, 94404. The official website for the company is www.geron.com. The biopharmaceutical company can be reached via phone at (650) 473-7700, via email at investor@geron.com, or via fax at 650-473-7750.

This page (NASDAQ:GERN) was last updated on 2/1/2023 by MarketBeat.com Staff