NASDAQ:IRWD - Ironwood Pharmaceuticals Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$18.28 +0.02 (+0.11 %)
(As of 08/17/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$18.26
Today's Range$18.00 - $18.44
52-Week Range$12.89 - $21.20
Volume593,500 shs
Average Volume1.39 million shs
Market Capitalization$2.88 billion
P/E Ratio-19.38
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.81
Ironwood Pharmaceuticals logoIronwood Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a commercial biotechnology company, engages in the research, development, and commercialization of human therapeutic products. The company markets linaclotide, a guanylate cyclase type-C agonist for the treatment of adults suffering from irritable bowel syndrome with constipation (IBS-C) or chronic idiopathic constipation (CIC) under the LINZESS name in the United States and CONSTELLA name in the European Union; and lesinurad for the treatment of hyperuricemia associated with uncontrolled gout in adults under the ZURAMPIC and DUZALLO names. Ironwood Pharmaceuticals, Inc. has collaboration agreements with Allergan plc and AstraZeneca AB to develop and commercialize linaclotide for the treatment of IBS-C, CIC, and other gastrointestinal (GI) conditions in North America, China, Hong Kong, and Macau; and Nicox SA to generate various therapeutics for the treatment of certain ophthalmic conditions, as well as a license agreement with Astellas Pharma Inc. to develop and commercialize linaclotide for the treatment of IBS-C, CIC, and other GI conditions in Japan. The company was formerly known as Microbia, Inc. and changed its name to Ironwood Pharmaceuticals, Inc. in April 2008. Ironwood Pharmaceuticals, Inc. was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Pharmaceutical preparations
Sub-IndustryBiotechnology
SectorMedical
SymbolNASDAQ:IRWD
CUSIP46333X10
Phone617-621-7722

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio-8.64
Current Ratio2.94
Quick Ratio2.93

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio-19.38
Forward P/E Ratio-23.44
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$298.28 million
Price / Sales9.39
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book Value$0.07 per share
Price / Book261.14

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($0.93)
Net Income$-116,930,000.00
Net Margins-34.03%
Return on Equity-2,073.20%
Return on Assets-21.80%

Miscellaneous

Employees730
Outstanding Shares153,160,000
Market Cap$2.88 billion

Ironwood Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:IRWD) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ironwood Pharmaceuticals' stock symbol?

Ironwood Pharmaceuticals trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "IRWD."

How were Ironwood Pharmaceuticals' earnings last quarter?

Ironwood Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:IRWD) released its quarterly earnings data on Monday, August, 6th. The biotechnology company reported ($0.28) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.19) by $0.09. The biotechnology company earned $81.10 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $82.61 million. Ironwood Pharmaceuticals had a negative net margin of 34.03% and a negative return on equity of 2,073.20%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 24.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned ($0.28) earnings per share. View Ironwood Pharmaceuticals' Earnings History.

When is Ironwood Pharmaceuticals' next earnings date?

Ironwood Pharmaceuticals is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November, 1st 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Ironwood Pharmaceuticals.

What price target have analysts set for IRWD?

8 brokerages have issued 12 month price objectives for Ironwood Pharmaceuticals' shares. Their forecasts range from $13.00 to $25.00. On average, they anticipate Ironwood Pharmaceuticals' share price to reach $19.1111 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 4.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Ironwood Pharmaceuticals.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Ironwood Pharmaceuticals?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Ironwood Pharmaceuticals in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 2 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Ironwood Pharmaceuticals.

Are investors shorting Ironwood Pharmaceuticals?

Ironwood Pharmaceuticals saw a decline in short interest in the month of July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totalling 15,985,637 shares, a decline of 8.2% from the July 13th total of 17,413,293 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,067,452 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 15.0 days. Approximately 10.6% of the shares of the company are sold short. View Ironwood Pharmaceuticals' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Ironwood Pharmaceuticals' key competitors?

Who are Ironwood Pharmaceuticals' key executives?

Ironwood Pharmaceuticals' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Dr. Peter M. Hecht, Co-Founder, CEO & Director (Age 54)
  • Ms. Gina R. Consylman CPA, CFO, Sr. VP & Treasurer (Age 45)
  • Dr. Mark G. Currie, Sr. VP, Chief Scientific Officer and Pres of R&D (Age 63)
  • Ms. Halley E. Gilbert, Sr. VP, Chief Legal Officer & Sec. (Age 48)
  • Mr. Thomas A. McCourt, Sr. VP of Marketing & Sales and Chief Commercial Officer (Age 61)

Has Ironwood Pharmaceuticals been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about IRWD stock have trended somewhat positive on Friday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Ironwood Pharmaceuticals earned a news and rumor sentiment score of 0.14 on Accern's scale. They also gave news coverage about the biotechnology company an impact score of 49.50 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term. View Recent Headlines for Ironwood Pharmaceuticals.

Who are Ironwood Pharmaceuticals' major shareholders?

Ironwood Pharmaceuticals' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include FMR LLC (11.91%), Janus Henderson Group PLC (5.31%), OppenheimerFunds Inc. (1.88%), Point72 Asset Management L.P. (0.71%), Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. (0.48%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.41%). Company insiders that own Ironwood Pharmaceuticals stock include Gina Consylman, Halley E Gilbert, Julie Mchugh, Lawrence S Olanoff, Mark G Currie, Peter M Hecht and Thomas A Mccourt. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Ironwood Pharmaceuticals.

Which institutional investors are selling Ironwood Pharmaceuticals stock?

IRWD stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Sector Gamma AS, Broderick Brian C, State of Wisconsin Investment Board, Janus Henderson Group PLC, Fisher Asset Management LLC, Alps Advisors Inc., Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc. and Platinum Investment Management Ltd.. Company insiders that have sold Ironwood Pharmaceuticals company stock in the last year include Gina Consylman, Halley E Gilbert, Julie Mchugh, Mark G Currie, Peter M Hecht and Thomas A Mccourt. View Insider Buying and Selling for Ironwood Pharmaceuticals.

Which institutional investors are buying Ironwood Pharmaceuticals stock?

IRWD stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Point72 Asset Management L.P., FMR LLC, OppenheimerFunds Inc., Mizuho Securities USA LLC, First Republic Investment Management Inc., Nomura Holdings Inc., Millennium Management LLC and Granahan Investment Management Inc. MA. View Insider Buying and Selling for Ironwood Pharmaceuticals.

How do I buy shares of Ironwood Pharmaceuticals?

Shares of IRWD 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 Ironwood Pharmaceuticals' stock price today?

One share of IRWD stock can currently be purchased for approximately $18.28.

How big of a company is Ironwood Pharmaceuticals?

Ironwood Pharmaceuticals has a market capitalization of $2.88 billion and generates $298.28 million in revenue each year. The biotechnology company earns $-116,930,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.93) on an earnings per share basis. Ironwood Pharmaceuticals employs 730 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Ironwood Pharmaceuticals?

Ironwood Pharmaceuticals' mailing address is 301 BINNEY STREET, CAMBRIDGE MA, 02142. The biotechnology company can be reached via phone at 617-621-7722 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Ironwood Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ IRWD)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  358 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  430 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  788
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This page was last updated on 8/17/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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