La Jolla Pharmaceutical Company Profile (NASDAQ:LJPC)

About La Jolla Pharmaceutical

La Jolla Pharmaceutical logoLa Jolla Pharmaceutical Company is a biopharmaceutical company. The Company is focused on the discovery, development and commercialization of therapies to improve outcomes in patients suffering from life-threatening diseases. It is engaged in the research, development and commercialization of its technologies and drug candidates for pharmaceutical products. Its product candidates in development include LJPC-501, LJPC-401, LJPC-30Sa and LJPC-30Sb. The Company is developing LJPC-501 for the treatment of catecholamine-resistant hypotension (CRH). The Company is developing LJPC-401 for the treatment of iron overload, which occurs as a result of diseases, such as hereditary hemochromatosis, beta thalassemia, sickle cell disease and myelodysplastic syndrome. It is developing LJPC-30Sa and LJPC-30Sb not only for the treatment of serious bacterial infections but also for the potential treatment of rare genetic disorders, such as cystic fibrosis and Duchenne muscular dystrophy.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Medical
  • Industry: Biotechnology
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: LJPC
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $26.33
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $19.48
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $18.29
  • 52-Week Range: $18,254,000.00 - $12.68
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -7.02
  • P/E Growth: -0.55
  • Market Cap: $480.63M
  • Outstanding Shares: 18,254,000
  • Beta: 1.79
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: -3,520.34%
  • Return on Equity: -49.08%
  • Return on Assets: -44.46%
Debt:
  • Current Ratio: 19.83%
  • Quick Ratio: 19.83%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for La Jolla Pharmaceutical (NASDAQ:LJPC) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 6 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $42.40 (61.03% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for La Jolla Pharmaceutical (NASDAQ:LJPC)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/8/2016Chardan CapitalSet Price TargetBuy$80.00View Rating Details
9/8/2016Cowen and CompanySet Price TargetBuy$40.00View Rating Details
6/22/2016SunTrust Banks Inc.Initiated CoverageBuy$30.00View Rating Details
6/8/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
5/24/2016Lake Street CapitalInitiated CoverageBuy$25.00View Rating Details
1/19/2016Noble FinancialReiterated RatingBuy$37.00View Rating Details
5/11/2015HC WainwrightLower Price TargetBuy$29.00 -> $20.00View Rating Details
4/20/2015Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Initiated CoverageOutperform$43.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/25/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for La Jolla Pharmaceutical (NASDAQ:LJPC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/4/2016        
8/8/2016Q2($0.99)($0.90)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/6/2016Q416($0.74)($0.96)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2015Q315($0.71)($0.70)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2015Q215($0.61)($0.70)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/16/2015Q414($0.37)($0.45)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/12/2014Q314($0.31)($0.37)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/14/2014Q214($0.69)($0.63)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2014($0.91)($0.93)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/31/2014($0.24)($0.07)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for La Jolla Pharmaceutical (NASDAQ:LJPC)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-3.72 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-3.75 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q2 20161($0.95)($0.95)($0.95)
Q3 20163($1.00)($0.97)($0.98)
Q4 20163($1.08)($0.77)($0.95)
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for La Jolla Pharmaceutical (NASDAQ:LJPC)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for La Jolla Pharmaceutical (NASDAQ:LJPC)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 26.43%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 87.52%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/13/2016Kevin C TangDirectorBuy139,035$19.82$2,755,673.70View SEC Filing  
3/4/2016Kevin C TangDirectorBuy20,000$19.85$397,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/1/2016George F TidmarshCEOBuy2,000$16.57$33,140.00View SEC Filing  
9/28/2015Lakhmir S ChawlaInsiderBuy485$27.75$13,458.75View SEC Filing  
9/10/2015Kevin C TangDirectorBuy80,000$38.00$3,040,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/21/2015Kevin C TangDirectorBuy170,000$27.11$4,608,700.00View SEC Filing  
6/26/2015Kevin C TangDirectorBuy110,000$23.58$2,593,800.00View SEC Filing  
6/24/2015Kevin C TangDirectorBuy220,000$22.23$4,890,600.00View SEC Filing  
6/23/2015Kevin C TangDirectorBuy53,836$22.27$1,198,927.72View SEC Filing  
6/22/2015Kevin C TangDirectorBuy77,850$21.41$1,666,768.50View SEC Filing  
5/13/2015Kevin C TangDirectorBuy190,583$18.24$3,476,233.92View SEC Filing  
5/12/2015George F TidmarshCEOBuy4,000$18.37$73,480.00View SEC Filing  
12/15/2014Kevin C TangDirectorBuy232,343$12.84$2,983,284.12View SEC Filing  
12/11/2014George F TidmarshCEOBuy4,000$11.38$45,520.00View SEC Filing  
9/26/2014George F TidmarshCEOBuy2,000$9.35$18,700.00View SEC Filing  
9/26/2014Kevin C TangDirectorBuy169,555$9.14$1,549,732.70View SEC Filing  
9/25/2014Kevin C TangDirectorBuy30,500$9.17$279,685.00View SEC Filing  
9/24/2014Kevin C TangDirectorBuy95,000$9.10$864,500.00View SEC Filing  
9/18/2014George F TidmarshCEOBuy5,000$9.18$45,900.00View SEC Filing  
7/23/2014George F TidmarshCEOBuy19,000$10.50$199,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/21/2014George TidmarshCEOBuy12,000$7.37$88,440.00View SEC Filing  
4/14/2014George TidmarshCEOBuy8,000$9.53$76,240.00View SEC Filing  
2/7/2014George F TidmarshCEOBuy3,000$7.25$21,750.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for La Jolla Pharmaceutical (NASDAQ:LJPC)
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www.investornewswire.com - September 19 at 5:57 PM
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www.4-traders.com - September 19 at 10:29 AM
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www.investornewswire.com - September 16 at 5:45 PM
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streetinsider.com logoLa Jolla Pharmaceutical (LJPC) Announces Significant Data from LJPC-401 Phase 1 in Iron Overload (NASDAQ:LJPC)
www.streetinsider.com - September 8 at 9:49 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoLA JOLLA PHARMACEUTICAL CO Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NASDAQ:LJPC)
biz.yahoo.com - September 8 at 9:49 AM
seekingalpha.com logoEuropean regulator OKs design of La Jolla Pharma's pivotal study of LJPC-401 in beta thalassemia, trial to start in mid-2017; shares up 4% after hours (NASDAQ:LJPC)
seekingalpha.com - September 7 at 6:05 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo4:17 pm La Jolla Pharm reports 'positive' results from its Phase 1 study of LJPC-401 in patients at risk of iron overload and announces agreement w/ the EMA on the design of a pivotal study of LJPC-401 (NASDAQ:LJPC)
finance.yahoo.com - September 7 at 6:05 PM
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www.publicnow.com - September 7 at 6:05 PM
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