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S&P 500   4,397.94
DOW   34,265.37
QQQ   351.69
S&P 500   4,397.94
DOW   34,265.37
QQQ   351.69
S&P 500   4,397.94
DOW   34,265.37
QQQ   351.69

Galapagos Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.71 (+1.26%)
(As of 01/21/2022 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
943,060 shs
Average Volume
342,774 shs
Market Capitalization
$3.75 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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About Galapagos

Galapagos NV is a biotechnology company, which engages in the identification and development of small molecule and antibody therapies. It operates through the Research & Development and Fee-for-Services segment. The company was founded by Onno van de Stolpe, Rudi Pauwels, and Helmuth van Es on June 30, 1999 and is headquartered in Mechelen, Belgium.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Pharmaceutical preparations
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$605.66 million
Book Value
$46.63 per share


Net Income
$-348.90 million
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$3.75 billion

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End


Overall MarketRank

1.33 out of 5 stars

Medical Sector

1164th out of 1,418 stocks

Pharmaceutical Preparations Industry

562nd out of 684 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.1Community Rank: 4.5Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Galapagos (NASDAQ:GLPG) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Galapagos a buy right now?

10 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Galapagos in the last twelve months. There are currently 8 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" Galapagos stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in GLPG, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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How has Galapagos' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Galapagos' stock was trading at $186.06 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, GLPG stock has decreased by 69.3% and is now trading at $57.17.
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Are investors shorting Galapagos?

Galapagos saw a drop in short interest in December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totaling 409,700 shares, a drop of 42.9% from the December 15th total of 717,800 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 235,600 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 1.7 days. Currently, 0.6% of the company's stock are short sold.
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When is Galapagos' next earnings date?

Galapagos is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, March 24th 2022.
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How were Galapagos' earnings last quarter?

Galapagos NV (NASDAQ:GLPG) announced its earnings results on Friday, November, 5th. The biotechnology company reported ($1.17) EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($1.67) by $0.50. The biotechnology company had revenue of $75.69 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $95.17 million. Galapagos had a negative net margin of 36.28% and a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 7.81%.
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What price target have analysts set for GLPG?

10 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Galapagos' shares. Their forecasts range from $50.00 to $94.00. On average, they expect Galapagos' stock price to reach $70.36 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 23.1% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Galapagos' key executives?

Galapagos' management team includes the following people:
  • Onno van de Stolpe, Chief Executive Officer
  • Bart Filius, President & Chief Operating Officer
  • Piet Wigerinck, Chief Scientific Officer
  • Walid Abi-Saab, Chief Medical Officer
  • Andre Hoekema, Chief Business Officer

What is Onno van de Stolpe's approval rating as Galapagos' CEO?

6 employees have rated Galapagos CEO Onno van de Stolpe on Glassdoor.com. Onno van de Stolpe has an approval rating of 100% among Galapagos' employees. This puts Onno van de Stolpe in the top 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of Galapagos own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Galapagos investors own include Gilead Sciences (GILD), Celyad Oncology (CYAD), Intercept Pharmaceuticals (ICPT), NVIDIA (NVDA), argenx (ARGX), AbbVie (ABBV), Biogen (BIIB), Pharming Group (PHGUF), Trade Desk (TTD) and Collegium Pharmaceutical (COLL).

When did Galapagos IPO?

(GLPG) raised $161 million in an initial public offering (IPO) on Thursday, May 14th 2015. The company issued 3,800,000 shares at a price of $42.43 per share. Morgan Stanley, Credit Suisse and Cowen and Company acted as the underwriters for the IPO and Nomura and Bryan, Garnier were co-managers.

What is Galapagos' stock symbol?

Galapagos trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "GLPG."

Who are Galapagos' major shareholders?

Galapagos' stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Cutler Group LP (0.00%).

Which institutional investors are selling Galapagos stock?

GLPG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cutler Group LP.

How do I buy shares of Galapagos?

Shares of GLPG 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 Galapagos' stock price today?

One share of GLPG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $57.17.

How much money does Galapagos make?

Galapagos has a market capitalization of $3.75 billion and generates $605.66 million in revenue each year.

How many employees does Galapagos have?

Galapagos employs 1,304 workers across the globe.

What is Galapagos' official website?

The official website for Galapagos is www.glpg.com.

Where are Galapagos' headquarters?

Galapagos is headquartered at GEN DE WITTELAAN L11 A3, MECHELEN C9, 2800.

How can I contact Galapagos?

Galapagos' mailing address is GEN DE WITTELAAN L11 A3, MECHELEN C9, 2800. The biotechnology company can be reached via phone at (321) 534-2900, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 321-534-2901.

This page was last updated on 1/22/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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