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NASDAQ:IONSIonis Pharmaceuticals Stock Price, Forecast & News

$52.78
-0.31 (-0.58 %)
(As of 08/14/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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$52.68
Now: $52.78
$54.01
50-Day Range
$53.42
MA: $59.53
$62.95
52-Week Range
$39.32
Now: $52.78
$73.09
Volume389,519 shs
Average Volume886,600 shs
Market Capitalization$7.37 billion
P/E Ratio59.98
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.61
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; and TEGSEDI, an injection for the treatment of polyneuropathy of hereditary transthyretin-mediated amyloidosis in adults. It is involved in developing neurology products that include IONIS-HTTRx for Huntington's diseases; and IONIS-SOD1Rx and IONIS-C9Rx for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and IONIS-MAPTRx for Alzheimer's diseases. The company is also developing severe and rare disease products, such as WAYLIVRA, a treatment for familial chylomicronemia syndrome; WAYLIVRA, a treatment for familial partial lipodystrophy; AKCEA-TTR-LRx for transthyretin amyloidosis and IONIS-GHR-LRx for acromegaly; and IONIS-TMPRSS6-LRx for beta-thalassemia and iron toxicity, IONIS-PKKRx/IONIS-PKK-LRx for hereditary angioedema, and IONIS-ENAC-2.5Rx for cystic fibrosis. In addition, its cardio metabolic and renal drugs include AKCEA-ANGPTL3-LRx for cardio metabolic disorders, IONIS-FXIRx for clotting disorders, AKCEA-APO(a)-LRx and AKCEA-APOCIII-LRx for cardiovascular diseases, and IONIS-DGAT2Rx for nonalcoholic steatohepatitis; IONIS-AGT-LRX for the treatment of resistant hyper tension; and IONIS-FXI-LRx for clotting disorders and IONIS-AZ4-2.5-LRx for cardiovascular diseases. Further, the company develops products for oncology that include IONIS-AR-2.5Rx and danvatirsen for cancers; and IONIS-HBVRx and IONIS-HBV-LRx for hepatitis b virus infection, and IONIS-FB-LRx for compliment meditated disease, and IONIS-JBI1-2.5Rx for gastrointestinal autoimmune diseases. Ionis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. was founded in 1989 and is based in Carlsbad, California.
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Analyst Opinion: 4.2Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

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1.63 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Pharmaceutical preparations
Sub-IndustryBiotechnology
SectorMedical
Current SymbolNASDAQ:IONS
CUSIP46433010
Phone760-931-9200

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.12 billion
Cash Flow$2.28 per share
Book Value$11.98 per share

Profitability

Net Income$303.26 million

Miscellaneous

Employees737
Market Cap$7.37 billion
Next Earnings Date11/4/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$52.78
-0.31 (-0.58 %)
(As of 08/14/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Ionis Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:IONS) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Ionis Pharmaceuticals' stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Ionis Pharmaceuticals' stock was trading at $49.14 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, IONS stock has increased by 7.4% and is now trading at $52.78.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Ionis Pharmaceuticals?

15 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Ionis Pharmaceuticals in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 6 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
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When is Ionis Pharmaceuticals' next earnings date?

Ionis Pharmaceuticals is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November 4th 2020.
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How were Ionis Pharmaceuticals' earnings last quarter?

Ionis Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:IONS) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August, 5th. The company reported ($0.23) earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.28) by $0.05. The business earned $146 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $148.87 million. Ionis Pharmaceuticals had a return on equity of 10.27% and a net margin of 13.81%. Ionis Pharmaceuticals's quarterly revenue was down 11.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted ($0.01) EPS.
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What price target have analysts set for IONS?

15 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Ionis Pharmaceuticals' stock. Their forecasts range from $54.00 to $120.00. On average, they anticipate Ionis Pharmaceuticals' share price to reach $74.85 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 41.8% from the stock's current price.
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Has Ionis Pharmaceuticals been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about IONS stock has trended somewhat negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Ionis Pharmaceuticals earned a news impact score of -1.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future.
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Are investors shorting Ionis Pharmaceuticals?

Ionis Pharmaceuticals saw a increase in short interest during the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totaling 9,700,000 shares, an increase of 12.0% from the January 15th total of 8,660,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 935,700 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 10.4 days. Approximately 7.6% of the company's stock are sold short.
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Who are some of Ionis Pharmaceuticals' key competitors?

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 CA (CA), Micron Technology (MU), NVIDIA (NVDA), Alibaba Group (BABA), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Alnylam Pharmaceuticals (ALNY), Biogen (biib), BlackRock (BLK), Skyworks Solutions (SWKS) and Advanced Micro Devices (AMD).

Who are Ionis Pharmaceuticals' key executives?

Ionis Pharmaceuticals' management team includes the following people:
  • Dr. Stanley T. Crooke, Founder, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 74)
  • Dr. Brett P. Monia, Founder, COO, Sr. VP of Translational Medicine & Director (Age 58)
  • Ms. Elizabeth L. Hougen, Sr. VP of Fin. & CFO (Age 57)
  • Dr. Richard S. Geary, Sr. VP of Devel. (Age 61)
  • Ms. B. Lynne Parshall, Sr. Strategic Advisor & Director (Age 65)

What is Ionis Pharmaceuticals' stock symbol?

Ionis Pharmaceuticals trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "IONS."

Who are Ionis Pharmaceuticals' major shareholders?

Ionis Pharmaceuticals' stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include FMR LLC (14.90%), Vanguard Group Inc. (8.81%), Bellevue Group AG (5.91%), BVF Inc. IL (1.02%), First Trust Advisors LP (0.94%) and Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.56%). Company insiders that own Ionis Pharmaceuticals stock include B Lynne Parshall, Breaux Castleman, Brett P Monia, C Frank Bennett, Elizabeth L Hougen, Frederick T Muto, Joseph H Wender, Joseph Klein III, Patrick R O'neil, Richard S Geary, Spencer R Berthelsen and Stanley T Crooke.
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Which major investors are selling Ionis Pharmaceuticals stock?

IONS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BVF Inc. IL, FMR LLC, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc., Bellevue Group AG, Federated Hermes Inc., UBS Group AG, Gateway Investment Advisers LLC, and Peregrine Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Ionis Pharmaceuticals company stock in the last year include Breaux Castleman, Brett P Monia, C Frank Bennett, Elizabeth L Hougen, Joseph Klein III, Patrick R O'neil, Richard S Geary, Spencer R Berthelsen, and Stanley T Crooke.
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Which major investors are buying Ionis Pharmaceuticals stock?

IONS stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including First Trust Advisors LP, AJO LP, Vanguard Group Inc., Point72 Asset Management L.P., PDT Partners LLC, TD Asset Management Inc., Hudson Bay Capital Management LP, and Bank of Montreal Can.
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How do I buy shares of Ionis Pharmaceuticals?

Shares of IONS 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 Ionis Pharmaceuticals' stock price today?

One share of IONS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $52.78.

How big of a company is Ionis Pharmaceuticals?

Ionis Pharmaceuticals has a market capitalization of $7.37 billion and generates $1.12 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $303.26 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.08 on an earnings per share basis. Ionis Pharmaceuticals employs 737 workers across the globe.

What is Ionis Pharmaceuticals' official website?

The official website for Ionis Pharmaceuticals is www.ionispharma.com.

How can I contact Ionis Pharmaceuticals?

Ionis Pharmaceuticals' mailing address is 2855 GAZELLE COURT, CARLSBAD CA, 92010. The company can be reached via phone at 760-931-9200 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 8/14/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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