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S&P 500   4,967.23
DOW   37,986.40
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North Carolina medical marijuana sales begin at Cherokee store
Ukrainian and Western leaders laud US aid package while the Kremlin warns of 'further ruin'
Biden sees a $35 price cap for insulin as a pivotal campaign issue. It’s not that clear-cut
'Civil War’ continues box-office campaign at No. 1
Hawaii lawmakers take aim at vacation rentals after Lahaina wildfire amplifies Maui housing crisis
Conservative Brazilians laud Elon Musk at rally in support of ex-president Bolsonaro
Tens of thousands of Colombians protest against the leftist president's reform agenda
S&P 500   4,967.23
DOW   37,986.40
QQQ   414.65
North Carolina medical marijuana sales begin at Cherokee store
Ukrainian and Western leaders laud US aid package while the Kremlin warns of 'further ruin'
Biden sees a $35 price cap for insulin as a pivotal campaign issue. It’s not that clear-cut
'Civil War’ continues box-office campaign at No. 1
Hawaii lawmakers take aim at vacation rentals after Lahaina wildfire amplifies Maui housing crisis
Conservative Brazilians laud Elon Musk at rally in support of ex-president Bolsonaro
Tens of thousands of Colombians protest against the leftist president's reform agenda
S&P 500   4,967.23
DOW   37,986.40
QQQ   414.65
North Carolina medical marijuana sales begin at Cherokee store
Ukrainian and Western leaders laud US aid package while the Kremlin warns of 'further ruin'
Biden sees a $35 price cap for insulin as a pivotal campaign issue. It’s not that clear-cut
'Civil War’ continues box-office campaign at No. 1
Hawaii lawmakers take aim at vacation rentals after Lahaina wildfire amplifies Maui housing crisis
Conservative Brazilians laud Elon Musk at rally in support of ex-president Bolsonaro
Tens of thousands of Colombians protest against the leftist president's reform agenda
NASDAQ:IONS

Ionis Pharmaceuticals (IONS) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$40.68
-0.13 (-0.32%)
(As of 04/19/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$40.39
$41.16
50-Day Range
$40.68
$50.38
52-Week Range
$34.32
$54.44
Volume
846,040 shs
Average Volume
925,612 shs
Market Capitalization
$5.93 billion
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
N/A
Price Target
$56.08

Ionis Pharmaceuticals MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.69 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
37.8% Upside
$56.08 Price Target
Short Interest
Bearish
7.11% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
N/A
Sustainability
-3.58
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.57mentions of Ionis Pharmaceuticals in the last 14 days
Based on 15 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$2.56 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
Growing
From ($4.00) to ($3.54) Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

4.18 out of 5 stars

Medical Sector

143rd out of 907 stocks

Pharmaceutical Preparations Industry

48th out of 424 stocks

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About Ionis Pharmaceuticals Stock (NASDAQ:IONS)

Ionis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. discovers and develops RNA-targeted therapeutics in the United States. The company offers SPINRAZA for spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) in pediatric and adult patients; TEGSEDI, an antisense injection for the treatment of polyneuropathy caused by hereditary transthyretin amyloidosis in adults; and WAYLIVRA, an antisense medicine for treatment for familial chylomicronemia syndrome (FCS) and familial partial lipodystrophy. It also develops medicines for various indications that are in phase 3 study, including Eplontersen as a monthly self-administered subcutaneous injection to treat all types of ATTR; Olezarsen for patients with FCS and severe hypertriglyceridemia (SHTG); Donidalorsen for patients with hereditary angioedema; ION363 for patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis; Tofersen to inhibit the production of superoxide dismutase 1; Pelacarsen for patients with established cardiovascular disease and elevated lipoprotein(a); and Bepirovirsen to inhibit the production of viral proteins associated with hepatitis B virus. In addition, the company develops IONIS-FB-LRx to inhibit the production of complement factor B and the alternative complement pathway; and ION224 to reduce the production of diacylglycerol acyltransferase 2. It has a strategic collaboration with Biogen for the treatment of neurological disorders; and collaboration and license agreement with Metagenomi, Inc, AstraZeneca, Bayer AG, GlaxoSmithKline plc, Novartis, Roche, Swedish Orphan Biovitrum AB, and PTC Therapeutics. The company was incorporated in 1989 and is based in Carlsbad, California.

IONS Stock Price History

IONS Stock News Headlines

“More countries ditch the US dollar”
Since March 2018, China started purchasing oil in gold-backed yuan. By December 2022, Foreign Minister Wang Yi stated that Chinese-Arab relations experienced a "historic improvement." after arab nations ditched the dollar to trade with China. On June 6, 2023 China told its banks to slash interest rates on US dollars.
IONS Quantitative Stock Analysis
“More countries ditch the US dollar”
Since March 2018, China started purchasing oil in gold-backed yuan. By December 2022, Foreign Minister Wang Yi stated that Chinese-Arab relations experienced a "historic improvement." after arab nations ditched the dollar to trade with China. On June 6, 2023 China told its banks to slash interest rates on US dollars.
Ionis to hold olezarsen Phase 3 data webcast
IONS Oct 2024 50.000 put
IONS Apr 2024 75.000 call
Q4 2023 Agenus Inc Earnings Call and Corporate Update
Madrigal wins FDA approval of first drug for MASH
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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
2/21/2024
Today
4/21/2024
Next Earnings (Estimated)
5/01/2024
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Sector
Medical
Industry
Pharmaceutical preparations
Sub-Industry
Biotechnology
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:IONS
CUSIP
46433010
Employees
927
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$56.08
High Stock Price Target
$75.00
Low Stock Price Target
$28.00
Potential Upside/Downside
+37.8%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.69
Research Coverage
13 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$-366,290,000.00
Pretax Margin
-42.40%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$788 million
Book Value
$2.70 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
141,888,000
Market Cap
$5.93 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.39
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IONS Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Ionis Pharmaceuticals stock right now?

13 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Ionis Pharmaceuticals in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 3 hold ratings, 8 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" IONS shares.
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What is Ionis Pharmaceuticals' stock price target for 2024?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Ionis Pharmaceuticals' stock. Their IONS share price targets range from $28.00 to $75.00. On average, they expect the company's stock price to reach $56.08 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 37.8% from the stock's current price.
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How have IONS shares performed in 2024?

Ionis Pharmaceuticals' stock was trading at $50.59 on January 1st, 2024. Since then, IONS stock has decreased by 19.6% and is now trading at $40.68.
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When is Ionis Pharmaceuticals' next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 1st 2024.
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How were Ionis Pharmaceuticals' earnings last quarter?

Ionis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:IONS) released its earnings results on Wednesday, February, 21st. The company reported ($0.06) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of ($0.78) by $0.72. The company earned $325 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $176.01 million. Ionis Pharmaceuticals had a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 90.29% and a negative net margin of 46.32%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 113.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted ($0.37) EPS.

What guidance has Ionis Pharmaceuticals issued on next quarter's earnings?

Ionis Pharmaceuticals updated its FY 2024 earnings guidance on Wednesday, February, 21st. The company provided EPS guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $575.0 million-, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $636.4 million.

What other stocks do shareholders of Ionis Pharmaceuticals own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Ionis Pharmaceuticals investors own include Xtrackers California Municipal Bond ETF (CA), Micron Technology (MU), NVIDIA (NVDA), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Alibaba Group (BABA), Alnylam Pharmaceuticals (ALNY), Biogen (BIIB), BlackRock (BLK), Skyworks Solutions (SWKS) and Advanced Micro Devices (AMD).

Who are Ionis Pharmaceuticals' major shareholders?

Ionis Pharmaceuticals' stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.15%), International Assets Investment Management LLC (0.01%), Diversified Trust Co (0.00%), Handelsinvest Investeringsforvaltning (0.00%), Sunbelt Securities Inc. (0.00%) and Mather Group LLC. (0.00%). Insiders that own company stock include Allene M Diaz, B Lynne Parshall, Brett P Monia, Brian Birchler, C Frank Bennett, Elizabeth L Hougen, Eric Swayze, Eugene Schneider, Frederick T Muto, Joseph Baroldi, Joseph Klein III, Onaiza Cadoret-Manier, Patrick R O'neil and Spencer R Berthelsen.
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How do I buy shares of Ionis Pharmaceuticals?

Shares of IONS stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NASDAQ:IONS) was last updated on 4/21/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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