About aTyr Pharma (NASDAQ:LIFE)
aTyr Pharma, Inc., a clinical stage biotechnology company, engages in the discovery and development of medicines for the treatment of cancer and lung disease in the United States. The company's therapeutic candidate pipeline that includes ATYR1923 candidate, an agonist of the Resokine pathway that is in Phase I clinical trial designed to temper immune engagement in interstitial lung diseases; and ORCA program, a preclinical research stage program that targets immuno-oncology pathway using antibodies to enhance the immune response in tumor settings. It is also developing ATYR1940, a therapeutic candidate based on a protein naturally secreted from muscle for the treatment of facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy, limb-girdle muscular dystrophy, and duchenne muscular dystrophy. aTyr Pharma, Inc. was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in San Diego, California.
Industry, Sector and Symbol
Industry Biological products, except diagnostic
Sub-IndustryLife Sciences Tools & Services
Trailing P/E Ratio-0.56
Forward P/E Ratio-0.88
Sales & Book Value
Price / SalesN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book Value$2.16 per share
Price / Book0.48
EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($1.87)
Return on Equity-78.72%
Return on Assets-56.17%
aTyr Pharma (NASDAQ:LIFE) Frequently Asked Questions
What is aTyr Pharma's stock symbol?
aTyr Pharma trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "LIFE."
How were aTyr Pharma's earnings last quarter?
aTyr Pharma Inc (NASDAQ:LIFE) posted its earnings results on Monday, May, 14th. The biotechnology company reported ($0.36) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.35) by $0.01. View aTyr Pharma's Earnings History.
When is aTyr Pharma's next earnings date?
What price target have analysts set for LIFE?
4 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for aTyr Pharma's shares. Their forecasts range from $3.00 to $4.00. On average, they expect aTyr Pharma's stock price to reach $3.50 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for aTyr Pharma.
Who are some of aTyr Pharma's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to aTyr Pharma include Brainstorm Cell Therapeutics (BCLI), Genocea Biosciences (GNCA), Curis (CRIS), Applied Genetic Technologies (AGTC), Aevi Genomic Medicine (GNMX), Champions Oncology (CSBR), BioCardia (BCDA), TRACON Pharmaceuticals (TCON), Proteon Therapeutics (PRTO), BIONDVAX PHARMA/S (BVXV), CytRx (CYTR), Microbot Medical (MBOT), Oncobiologics (ONS), Vical (VICL) and Vaxart (VXRT).
Who are aTyr Pharma's key executives?
aTyr Pharma's management team includes the folowing people:
- Dr. Sanjay S. Shukla, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 46)
- Dr. Paul R. Schimmel, Founder & Director (Age 77)
- Dr. David J. King, Chief Scientific Officer (Age 59)
- Dr. John D. Mendlein, Strategic Advisor & Director (Age 58)
- Dr. Sanuj K. Ravindran, Bus. Advisor (Age 46)
When did aTyr Pharma IPO?
(LIFE) raised $76 million in an IPO on Thursday, May 7th 2015. The company issued 5,400,000 shares at a price of $13.00-$15.00 per share. J.P. Morgan and Citigroup served as the underwriters for the IPO and BMO Capital Markets and William Blair were co-managers.
Has aTyr Pharma been receiving favorable news coverage?
News coverage about LIFE stock has trended somewhat positive on Monday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog 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. aTyr Pharma earned a media sentiment score of 0.13 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the biotechnology company an impact score of 46.85 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future.
Who are aTyr Pharma's major shareholders?
aTyr Pharma's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Sofinnova Ventures Inc (6.26%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.38%). Company insiders that own aTyr Pharma stock include Ashraf Amanullah, Ecor1 Capital Fund Qualified,, John Mendlein and Paul Schimmel. View Institutional Ownership Trends for aTyr Pharma.
Which major investors are buying aTyr Pharma stock?
LIFE stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Sofinnova Ventures Inc and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP. Company insiders that have bought aTyr Pharma stock in the last two years include Ashraf Amanullah, John Mendlein and Paul Schimmel. View Insider Buying and Selling for aTyr Pharma.
How do I buy shares of aTyr Pharma?
Shares of LIFE 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 aTyr Pharma's stock price today?
One share of LIFE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $1.04.
How big of a company is aTyr Pharma?
aTyr Pharma has a market capitalization of $30.13 million. The biotechnology company earns $-48,200,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($1.87) on an earnings per share basis. aTyr Pharma employs 65 workers across the globe.
How can I contact aTyr Pharma?
aTyr Pharma's mailing address is 3545 JOHN HOPKINS COURT SUITE 250, SAN DIEGO CA, 92121. The biotechnology company can be reached via phone at 858-731-8389 or via email at [email protected]
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