NASDAQ:HRTX - Heron Therapeutics Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$30.70 +0.45 (+1.49 %)
(As of 06/21/2018 02:37 AM ET)
Previous Close$30.70
Today's Range$30.20 - $31.30
52-Week Range$12.70 - $35.40
Volume762,217 shs
Average Volume1.18 million shs
Market Capitalization$2.13 billion
P/E Ratio8.41
Dividend YieldN/A
Heron Therapeutics logoHeron Therapeutics, Inc., a biotechnology company, engages in developing medicines to address unmet medical needs. The company's product candidates utilize its proprietary Biochronomer drug delivery technology, which delivers therapeutic levels of a range of short-acting pharmacological agents over a period from days to weeks with a single administration. It offers SUSTOL (granisetron) extended-release injection for the prevention of acute and delayed chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting (CINV) associated with moderately emetogenic chemotherapy, or anthracycline and cyclophosphamide combination chemotherapy regimens. The company is also developing CINVANTI, a neurokinin-1 receptor antagonist aprepitant for the prevention of CINV; and HTX-011, which is in Phase III clinical development for the prevention of post-operative pain. The company was formerly known as A.P. Pharma, Inc. and changed its name to Heron Therapeutics, Inc. in January 2014. Heron Therapeutics, Inc. was founded in 1983 and is headquartered in San Diego, California.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Pharmaceutical preparations


Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio1.94
Quick Ratio1.72


Trailing P/E Ratio8.41
Forward P/E Ratio-12.90
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$30.77 million
Price / Sales71.79
Cash Flow$3.1979 per share
Price / Cash9.60
Book Value$2.03 per share
Price / Book15.12


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.65
Net Income$-197,480,000.00
Net Margins-515.27%
Return on Equity-239.94%
Return on Assets-117.61%


Outstanding Shares71,950,000

Heron Therapeutics (NASDAQ:HRTX) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Heron Therapeutics' stock symbol?

Heron Therapeutics trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "HRTX."

How were Heron Therapeutics' earnings last quarter?

Heron Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:HRTX) posted its earnings results on Thursday, May, 10th. The biotechnology company reported ($0.81) EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of ($0.87) by $0.06. The biotechnology company had revenue of $11.60 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $11.10 million. Heron Therapeutics had a negative return on equity of 239.94% and a negative net margin of 515.27%. The company's revenue was up 222.2% compared to the same quarter last year. View Heron Therapeutics' Earnings History.

What price target have analysts set for HRTX?

12 analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Heron Therapeutics' stock. Their predictions range from $22.00 to $56.00. On average, they expect Heron Therapeutics' stock price to reach $38.0833 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Heron Therapeutics.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Heron Therapeutics stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Heron Therapeutics stock:
  • 1. Cowen Inc analysts commented, "We are still waiting to speak with the company and have thus not yet updated our model and price target, but do not recommend buying on weakness." (3/19/2018)
  • 2. Mizuho analysts commented, "We believe the results demonstrate the superior product profile of HTX-011 in post-operative pain management compared to the current standard of care. We raise our PT from $28 to $35." (3/19/2018)
  • 3. Cantor Fitzgerald analysts commented, "Late Friday, Jan. 12, Tesaro (Not Covered) announced that it had modified the Warnings section of the package insert for Varubi to include post-marketing reports of anaphylaxis, anaphylactic shock and other serious hypersensitivity reactions, some requiring hospitalization." (1/15/2018)
  • 4. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Heron Therapeutics Inc. is a specialty pharmaceutical company. The company is developing products using its proprietary Biochronomer (TM) polymer-based drug delivery platform. Its product portfolio includes APF530, is being developed for the prevention of acute chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting. Heron Therapeutics Inc., formerly known as A.P. Pharma, Inc., is based in REDWOOD CITY CA. " (1/10/2018)

Who are some of Heron Therapeutics' key competitors?

Who are Heron Therapeutics' key executives?

Heron Therapeutics' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Dr. Barry D. Quart, CEO & Director (Age 61)
  • Mr. Robert H. Rosen, Pres & Director (Age 62)
  • Mr. Robert E. Hoffman CPA, CFO & Sr. VP of Fin. (Age 52)
  • Ms. Kimberly J. Manhard, Exec. VP of Drug Devel. (Age 58)
  • Mr. David L. Szekeres, Sr. VP of Bus. Devel., Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 44)

Has Heron Therapeutics been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about HRTX stock have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern. Accern identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Heron Therapeutics earned a daily sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also gave press coverage about the biotechnology company an impact score of 46.78 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Who are Heron Therapeutics' major shareholders?

Heron Therapeutics' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Tang Capital Management LLC (12.02%), Franklin Resources Inc. (9.79%), BlackRock Inc. (4.88%), Eagle Asset Management Inc. (2.52%), Rubric Capital Management LP (2.10%) and Highland Capital Management LP (2.07%). Company insiders that own Heron Therapeutics stock include Barry D Quart, Kevin C Tang, Kimberly Manhard and Robert Rosen. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Heron Therapeutics.

Which institutional investors are selling Heron Therapeutics stock?

HRTX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Franklin Resources Inc., Rubric Capital Management LP, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Asymmetry Capital Management L.P., C WorldWide Group Holding A S, Fisher Asset Management LLC, Old West Investment Management LLC and Great West Life Assurance Co. Can. Company insiders that have sold Heron Therapeutics company stock in the last year include Barry D Quart and Kimberly Manhard. View Insider Buying and Selling for Heron Therapeutics.

Which institutional investors are buying Heron Therapeutics stock?

HRTX stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Eagle Asset Management Inc., Carillon Tower Advisers Inc., BlackRock Inc., Nexthera Capital LP, Rock Springs Capital Management LP, Tang Capital Management LLC, UBS Group AG and Cohen Capital Management Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Heron Therapeutics.

How do I buy shares of Heron Therapeutics?

Shares of HRTX 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 Heron Therapeutics' stock price today?

One share of HRTX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $30.70.

How big of a company is Heron Therapeutics?

Heron Therapeutics has a market capitalization of $2.13 billion and generates $30.77 million in revenue each year. The biotechnology company earns $-197,480,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $3.65 on an earnings per share basis. Heron Therapeutics employs 145 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Heron Therapeutics?

Heron Therapeutics' mailing address is 4242 CAMPUS POINT COURT SUITE 200, SAN DIEGO CA, 92121. The biotechnology company can be reached via phone at 858-251-4400 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Heron Therapeutics (HRTX)

Community Ranking:  3.5 out of 5 (star star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  420 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  187 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  607
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Heron Therapeutics and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe HRTX will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe HRTX will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 6/21/2018 by Staff

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