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NASDAQ:IONS - Ionis Pharmaceuticals Stock Price, Forecast & News

$60.13
+0.07 (+0.12 %)
(As of 02/18/2020 04:10 AM ET)
Today's Range
$59.42
Now: $60.13
$60.33
50-Day Range
$58.32
MA: $60.47
$63.40
52-Week Range
$53.34
Now: $60.13
$86.58
Volume359,104 shs
Average Volume777,591 shs
Market Capitalization$8.46 billion
P/E Ratio20.04
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta2.02
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. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$599.67 million
Cash Flow$3.20 per share
Book Value$8.63 per share

Profitability

Net Income$273.74 million

Miscellaneous

Employees737
Market Cap$8.46 billion
Next Earnings Date2/26/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Ionis Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:IONS) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ionis Pharmaceuticals' stock symbol?

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

How were Ionis Pharmaceuticals' earnings last quarter?

Ionis Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:IONS) announced its earnings results on Wednesday, November, 6th. The company reported $0.18 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.31) by $0.49. The firm had revenue of $168 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $152.47 million. Ionis Pharmaceuticals had a net margin of 52.26% and a return on equity of 36.31%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 15.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted ($0.03) EPS. View Ionis Pharmaceuticals' Earnings History.

When is Ionis Pharmaceuticals' next earnings date?

Ionis Pharmaceuticals is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 26th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Ionis Pharmaceuticals.

What price target have analysts set for IONS?

12 analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Ionis Pharmaceuticals' shares. Their forecasts range from $48.00 to $120.00. On average, they expect Ionis Pharmaceuticals' share price to reach $75.82 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 26.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Ionis Pharmaceuticals.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Ionis Pharmaceuticals?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Ionis Pharmaceuticals in the last year. There are currently 6 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Ionis Pharmaceuticals.

Has Ionis Pharmaceuticals been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about IONS stock have trended very negative on Tuesday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm rates the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing 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 closest to five being the most favorable. Ionis Pharmaceuticals earned a media sentiment score of -3.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for Ionis Pharmaceuticals.

Are investors shorting Ionis Pharmaceuticals?

Ionis Pharmaceuticals saw a increase in short interest during the month of January. As of January 15th, there was short interest totalling 8,480,000 shares, an increase of 10.1% from the December 31st total of 7,700,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 983,700 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 8.6 days. Approximately 6.6% of the shares of the stock are sold short. View Ionis Pharmaceuticals' Current Options Chain.

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), Alibaba Group (BABA), Alnylam Pharmaceuticals (ALNY), BlackRock (BLK), Biogen (BIIB), Gilead Sciences (GILD), NVIDIA (NVDA), Intercept Pharmaceuticals (ICPT) and Allergan (AGN).

Who are Ionis Pharmaceuticals' key executives?

Ionis Pharmaceuticals' management team includes the folowing 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)

Who are Ionis Pharmaceuticals' major shareholders?

Ionis Pharmaceuticals' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include FMR LLC (14.90%), Baillie Gifford & Co. (6.25%), BVF Inc. IL (1.55%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.45%), First Trust Advisors LP (0.71%) and Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.69%). Company insiders that own Ionis Pharmaceuticals stock include B Lynne Parshall, 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. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Ionis Pharmaceuticals.

Which major investors are selling Ionis Pharmaceuticals stock?

IONS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Marshall Wace North America L.P., Pictet Asset Management Ltd., UBS Group AG, Jacobs Levy Equity Management Inc., Pinnacle Associates Ltd., Bank of America Corp DE, Rafferty Asset Management LLC and Goldman Sachs Group Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Ionis Pharmaceuticals company stock in the last year include B Lynne Parshall, Brett P Monia, 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. View Insider Buying and Selling for Ionis Pharmaceuticals.

Which major investors are buying Ionis Pharmaceuticals stock?

IONS stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BVF Inc. IL, Rockefeller Capital Management L.P., Baillie Gifford & Co., Scout Investments Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Rothschild & Co. Asset Management US Inc., Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. and Amia Capital LLP. View Insider Buying and Selling for Ionis Pharmaceuticals.

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 $60.13.

How big of a company is Ionis Pharmaceuticals?

Ionis Pharmaceuticals has a market capitalization of $8.46 billion and generates $599.67 million in revenue each year. The company earns $273.74 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.96 on an earnings per share basis. Ionis Pharmaceuticals employs 737 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Ionis Pharmaceuticals.

What is Ionis Pharmaceuticals' official website?

The official website for Ionis Pharmaceuticals is http://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.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Ionis Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ IONS)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  601 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  700 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,301
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Ionis Pharmaceuticals and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe IONS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe IONS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 2/18/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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