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DOW   34,265.37
QQQ   351.69
S&P 500   4,397.94
DOW   34,265.37
QQQ   351.69
S&P 500   4,397.94
DOW   34,265.37
QQQ   351.69

Krystal Biotech Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.82 (-1.46%)
(As of 01/21/2022 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
265,995 shs
Average Volume
211,792 shs
Market Capitalization
$1.23 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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About Krystal Biotech

Krystal Biotech, Inc. is a clinical-stage biotechnology company, which focuses on the development of redosable gene therapies to improve the lives of patients living with rare diseases. The firm developed a proprietary gene delivery platform that enables off-the-shelf treatments for serious rare diseases with significant unmet need, initially in the areas of dermatology and respiratory diseases. Its platform consists of a patented, engineered viral vector derived from the herpes simplex virus type 1 that is optimized for local and repeat gene transfer to epithelial cells, and initially using its platform to develop treatments for rare or orphan monogenic diseases caused by the absence of or a mutation in a single gene. It also involves in leveraging its platform to develop novel therapies to treat more prevalent conditions, and also focuses on developing treatments for use in the setting of aesthetic skin conditions. The company was founded by Suma M. Krishnan on April 15, 2016 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Biological products, except diagnostic
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
Book Value
$14.82 per share


Net Income
$-32.17 million
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$1.23 billion
Not Optionable

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End


Overall MarketRank

2.44 out of 5 stars

Medical Sector

169th out of 1,418 stocks

Biological Products, Except Diagnostic Industry

27th out of 206 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.5Community Rank: 4.5Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 4.2Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Krystal Biotech (NASDAQ:KRYS) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Krystal Biotech a buy right now?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Krystal Biotech in the last twelve months. There are currently 6 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" Krystal Biotech stock.
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How has Krystal Biotech's stock been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Krystal Biotech's stock was trading at $49.92 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, KRYS shares have increased by 10.8% and is now trading at $55.29.
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Are investors shorting Krystal Biotech?

Krystal Biotech saw a drop in short interest during the month of December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totaling 1,030,000 shares, a drop of 25.4% from the December 15th total of 1,380,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 430,400 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.4 days. Currently, 5.4% of the company's stock are sold short.
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When is Krystal Biotech's next earnings date?

Krystal Biotech is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, March 7th 2022.
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How were Krystal Biotech's earnings last quarter?

Krystal Biotech, Inc. (NASDAQ:KRYS) released its quarterly earnings results on Sunday, November, 7th. The company reported ($0.70) EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.76) by $0.06.
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What price target have analysts set for KRYS?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Krystal Biotech's stock. Their forecasts range from $97.00 to $125.00. On average, they anticipate Krystal Biotech's stock price to reach $114.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 106.2% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Krystal Biotech's key executives?

Krystal Biotech's management team includes the following people:
  • Krish S. Krishnan, Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
  • Suma M. Krishnan, Chief Operating Officer & Director
  • Stacie Oliver, Clinical Affairs Scientist
  • George Chen, Manager-Information Technology & CSV
  • Trevor Parry, Senior Director-Scientific Affairs

What other stocks do shareholders of Krystal Biotech own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Krystal Biotech investors own include Pfizer (PFE), Allena Pharmaceuticals (ALNA), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Sorrento Therapeutics (SRNE), Corbus Pharmaceuticals (CRBP), VBI Vaccines (vbiv), Verastem (VSTM), CRISPR Therapeutics (CRSP), Editas Medicine (EDIT) and NVIDIA (NVDA).

When did Krystal Biotech IPO?

(KRYS) raised $30 million in an initial public offering (IPO) on Wednesday, September 20th 2017. The company issued 3,000,000 shares at a price of $9.00-$11.00 per share. Ladenburg Thalmann acted as the underwriter for the IPO.

What is Krystal Biotech's stock symbol?

Krystal Biotech trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "KRYS."

Who are Krystal Biotech's major shareholders?

Krystal Biotech's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Cutler Group LP (0.00%), DNB Asset Management AS (0.16%), Parallel Advisors LLC (0.15%) and HighMark Wealth Management LLC (0.08%).
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Which institutional investors are selling Krystal Biotech stock?

KRYS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including HighMark Wealth Management LLC.
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Which institutional investors are buying Krystal Biotech stock?

KRYS stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including DNB Asset Management AS, Cutler Group LP, and Parallel Advisors LLC.
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How do I buy shares of Krystal Biotech?

Shares of KRYS can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Krystal Biotech's stock price today?

One share of KRYS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $55.29.

How much money does Krystal Biotech make?

Krystal Biotech has a market capitalization of $1.23 billion. The company earns $-32.17 million in net income (profit) each year or ($2.71) on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Krystal Biotech have?

Krystal Biotech employs 75 workers across the globe.

What is Krystal Biotech's official website?

The official website for Krystal Biotech is www.krystalbio.com.

Where are Krystal Biotech's headquarters?

Krystal Biotech is headquartered at 2100 WHARTON STREET SUITE 701, PITTSBURGH PA, 15203.

How can I contact Krystal Biotech?

Krystal Biotech's mailing address is 2100 WHARTON STREET SUITE 701, PITTSBURGH PA, 15203. The company can be reached via phone at (412) 586-5830 or via email at [email protected].

This page was last updated on 1/23/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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