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GW Pharmaceuticals PLC- Stock Forecast, Price & News

-1.83 (-1.79 %)
(As of 09/18/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $100.18
50-Day Range
MA: $110.03
52-Week Range
Now: $100.18
Volume658,923 shs
Average Volume462,337 shs
Market Capitalization$3.11 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
GW Pharmaceuticals plc, a biopharmaceutical company, focuses on discovering, developing, and commercializing cannabinoid prescription medicines using botanical extracts derived from the Cannabis plant. Its lead product is Epidiolex, an oral medicine for the treatment of refractory childhood epilepsies, as well as for the treatment of Dravet syndrome, Lennox-Gastaut syndrome, tuberous sclerosis complex, and infantile spasms. The company also develops and markets Sativex, an oromucosal spray for the treatment of spasticity due to multiple sclerosis. In addition, it develops various product candidates for the treatment of glioblastoma, neonatal hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy, and schizophrenia. Further, the company has license and development agreements with Almirall S.A.; Bayer HealthCare AG; Ipsen Biopharm Ltd; and Neopharm Group. It primarily operates in Europe, the United Kingdom, the United States, Canada, and Asia. GW Pharmaceuticals plc was founded in 1998 and is based in Cambridge, the United Kingdom.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 4.4Community Rank: 3.0Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.80 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Pharmaceutical preparations
Current SymbolNASDAQ:GWPH



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$311.33 million
Book Value$23.48 per share


Net Income$-9,020,000.00


Market Cap$3.11 billion
Next Earnings Date11/3/2020 (Estimated)
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GW Pharmaceuticals PLC- (NASDAQ:GWPH) Frequently Asked Questions

How has GW Pharmaceuticals PLC-'s stock been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

GW Pharmaceuticals PLC-'s stock was trading at $86.89 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, GWPH stock has increased by 15.3% and is now trading at $100.18.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of GW Pharmaceuticals PLC-?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for GW Pharmaceuticals PLC- in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 10 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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When is GW Pharmaceuticals PLC-'s next earnings date?

GW Pharmaceuticals PLC- is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November 3rd 2020.
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How were GW Pharmaceuticals PLC-'s earnings last quarter?

GW Pharmaceuticals PLC- (NASDAQ:GWPH) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August, 6th. The biopharmaceutical company reported ($0.02) earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of ($0.04) by $0.02. The biopharmaceutical company earned $121.30 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $94.57 million. GW Pharmaceuticals PLC- had a negative net margin of 12.56% and a negative return on equity of 7.71%. GW Pharmaceuticals PLC-'s quarterly revenue was up 68.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $0.21 EPS.
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What price target have analysts set for GWPH?

13 brokerages have issued twelve-month target prices for GW Pharmaceuticals PLC-'s shares. Their forecasts range from $128.00 to $275.00. On average, they anticipate GW Pharmaceuticals PLC-'s share price to reach $185.08 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 84.8% from the stock's current price.
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Are investors shorting GW Pharmaceuticals PLC-?

GW Pharmaceuticals PLC- saw a increase in short interest during the month of August. As of August 14th, there was short interest totaling 4,490,000 shares, an increase of 14.5% from the July 30th total of 3,920,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 339,500 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 13.2 days. Approximately 17.6% of the shares of the company are sold short.
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Who are some of GW Pharmaceuticals PLC-'s key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of GW Pharmaceuticals PLC- own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other GW Pharmaceuticals PLC- investors own include Canopy Growth (CGC), NVIDIA (NVDA), Alibaba Group (BABA), Micron Technology (MU), Tesla (TSLA), Netflix (NFLX), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Cronos Group (CRON), Aurora Cannabis (ACB) and Intel (INTC).

Who are GW Pharmaceuticals PLC-'s key executives?

GW Pharmaceuticals PLC-'s management team includes the following people:
  • Dr. Geoffrey W. Guy BSc, LMSSA, Dip Pharm Med, MB BS, MRCS Eng, LRCP, Founder & Chairman (Age 65)
  • Mr. Justin D. Gover, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 48)
  • Mr. Scott M. Giacobello, Chief Financial Officer (Age 49)
  • Mr. Douglas B. Snyder, Chief Legal Officer (Age 55)
  • Mr. Julian S. Gangolli, U.S. Chief Commercial Officer (Age 61)

What is GW Pharmaceuticals PLC-'s stock symbol?

GW Pharmaceuticals PLC- trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "GWPH."

Who are GW Pharmaceuticals PLC-'s major shareholders?

GW Pharmaceuticals PLC-'s stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Laidlaw Wealth Management LLC (11.80%), Federated Hermes Inc. (2.65%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (1.85%), M&G Investment Management Ltd. (1.72%), Point72 Asset Management L.P. (1.66%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.20%). Company insiders that own GW Pharmaceuticals PLC- stock include Adam D George, Cabot Brown, Catherine J Mackey, Christopher J Tovey, Douglas B Snyder, Geoffrey W Dr Guy, James Noble, Julian S Gangolli, Justin D Gover, Scott M Giacobello, Volker Knappertz and William A Waldegrave.
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Which major investors are selling GW Pharmaceuticals PLC- stock?

GWPH stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including River & Mercantile Asset Management LLP, M&G Investment Management Ltd., Bank of America Corp DE, Victory Capital Management Inc., FMR LLC, FMR LLC, Tekla Capital Management LLC, and Nuveen Asset Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold GW Pharmaceuticals PLC- company stock in the last year include Cabot Brown, Douglas B Snyder, Geoffrey W Dr Guy, Justin D Gover, Scott M Giacobello, and Volker Knappertz.
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Which major investors are buying GW Pharmaceuticals PLC- stock?

GWPH stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Laidlaw Wealth Management LLC, Point72 Asset Management L.P., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Bellevue Group AG, Federated Hermes Inc., Bank of Montreal Can, Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A., and Marshall Wace LLP.
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How do I buy shares of GW Pharmaceuticals PLC-?

Shares of GWPH 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 GW Pharmaceuticals PLC-'s stock price today?

One share of GWPH stock can currently be purchased for approximately $100.18.

How big of a company is GW Pharmaceuticals PLC-?

GW Pharmaceuticals PLC- has a market capitalization of $3.11 billion and generates $311.33 million in revenue each year. The biopharmaceutical company earns $-9,020,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.24) on an earnings per share basis. GW Pharmaceuticals PLC- employs 791 workers across the globe.

What is GW Pharmaceuticals PLC-'s official website?

The official website for GW Pharmaceuticals PLC- is www.gwpharm.com.

How can I contact GW Pharmaceuticals PLC-?

GW Pharmaceuticals PLC-'s mailing address is SOVEREIGN HOUSE VISION PARK HISTON, CAMBRIDGE X0, CB24 9BZ. The biopharmaceutical company can be reached via phone at 44-12-2326-6800 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 9/19/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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