NASDAQ:KALA - Kala Pharmaceuticals Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$13.75 +0.45 (+3.38 %)
(As of 06/18/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$13.30
Today's Range$13.03 - $13.80
52-Week Range$11.81 - $26.75
Volume189,800 shs
Average Volume255,911 shs
Market Capitalization$326.68 million
P/E Ratio-2.35
Dividend YieldN/A
Kala Pharmaceuticals logoKala Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company, focuses on the development and commercialization of therapies using its proprietary nanoparticle-based Mucus Penetrating Particles (MPP) technology for the treatment of eye diseases. Its product candidates include KPI-121 1.0%, which has completed Phase III clinical trials for the treatment of inflammation and pain following ocular surgery; INVELTYS that has completed Phase III clinical trials for the temporary relief of the signs and symptoms of dry eye disease; and KPI-285, a MPP receptor tyrosine kinase inhibitor program, which is in preclinical studies for the treatment of retinal diseases. The company was formerly known as Hanes Newco, Inc. and changed its name to Kala Pharmaceuticals, Inc. in December 2009. Kala Pharmaceuticals, Inc. was founded in 2009 and is headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Pharmaceutical preparations


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.25
Current Ratio20.40
Quick Ratio20.40


Trailing P/E Ratio-2.35
Forward P/E Ratio-6.94
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$40,000.00
Price / Sales8,442.50
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book Value$3.66 per share
Price / Book3.76


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($5.84)
Net Income$-42,210,000.00
Net MarginsN/A
Return on Equity-108.42%
Return on Assets-46.86%


Outstanding Shares24,560,000

Kala Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:KALA) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Kala Pharmaceuticals' stock symbol?

Kala Pharmaceuticals trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "KALA."

How were Kala Pharmaceuticals' earnings last quarter?

Kala Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:KALA) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May, 10th. The company reported ($0.46) EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of ($0.46) by $0.00. View Kala Pharmaceuticals' Earnings History.

What price target have analysts set for KALA?

5 analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Kala Pharmaceuticals' stock. Their predictions range from $19.00 to $46.00. On average, they expect Kala Pharmaceuticals' share price to reach $35.80 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Kala Pharmaceuticals.

Who are some of Kala Pharmaceuticals' key competitors?

Who are Kala Pharmaceuticals' key executives?

Kala Pharmaceuticals' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Mark T. Iwicki, Exec. Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 52)
  • Mr. Todd Bazemore, Chief Operating Officer (Age 48)
  • Dr. Kim Brazzell Ph.D., Chief Medical Officer (Age 65)
  • Dr. Justin Hanes Ph.D., Founder & Chair of the Scientific Advisory Board
  • Ms. Mary Reumuth CPA, CFO, Corp. Controller & Treasurer (Age 43)

When did Kala Pharmaceuticals IPO?

(KALA) raised $90 million in an initial public offering (IPO) on Thursday, July 20th 2017. The company issued 6,000,000 shares at a price of $14.00-$16.00 per share. J.P. Morgan and BofA Merrill Lynch acted as the underwriters for the IPO and Wells Fargo Securities and Wedbush PacGrow were co-managers.

Has Kala Pharmaceuticals been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about KALA stock have trended somewhat negative recently, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Kala Pharmaceuticals earned a media sentiment score of -0.03 on Accern's scale. They also gave news articles about the company an impact score of 45.09 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Who are Kala Pharmaceuticals' major shareholders?

Kala Pharmaceuticals' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (4.10%), Millennium Management LLC (4.06%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (1.48%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (0.82%), Asymmetry Capital Management L.P. (0.55%) and Northern Trust Corp (0.54%). Company insiders that own Kala Pharmaceuticals stock include Associates LLC Cdk, Longitude Capital Partners Ii,, Orbimed Advisors Llc and Rajeev M Shah. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Kala Pharmaceuticals.

Which institutional investors are selling Kala Pharmaceuticals stock?

KALA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Victory Capital Management Inc. and JPMorgan Chase & Co.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Kala Pharmaceuticals.

Which institutional investors are buying Kala Pharmaceuticals stock?

KALA stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., Asymmetry Capital Management L.P., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Northern Trust Corp, Sofinnova Ventures Inc, Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. and Tiverton Asset Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought Kala Pharmaceuticals stock in the last two years include Associates LLC Cdk, Longitude Capital Partners Ii,, Orbimed Advisors Llc and Rajeev M Shah. View Insider Buying and Selling for Kala Pharmaceuticals.

How do I buy shares of Kala Pharmaceuticals?

Shares of KALA 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 Kala Pharmaceuticals' stock price today?

One share of KALA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $13.75.

How big of a company is Kala Pharmaceuticals?

Kala Pharmaceuticals has a market capitalization of $326.68 million and generates $40,000.00 in revenue each year. The company earns $-42,210,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($5.84) on an earnings per share basis. Kala Pharmaceuticals employs 37 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Kala Pharmaceuticals?

Kala Pharmaceuticals' mailing address is 100 BEAVER STREET SUITE 201, WALTHAM MA, 02453. The company can be reached via phone at 781-996-5252 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Kala Pharmaceuticals (KALA)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  94 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  104 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  198
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Kala Pharmaceuticals and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe KALA will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe KALA will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 6/18/2018 by Staff

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