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NASDAQ:LJPCLa Jolla Pharmaceutical Stock Price, Forecast & News

$4.49
-0.09 (-1.97 %)
(As of 07/9/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$4.40
Now: $4.49
$4.60
50-Day Range
$4.39
MA: $5.27
$7.22
52-Week Range
$2.30
Now: $4.49
$11.41
Volume302,500 shs
Average Volume911,911 shs
Market Capitalization$122.57 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta2.53
La Jolla Pharmaceutical Company, a biopharmaceutical company, focuses on the discovery, development, and commercialization of therapeutics for life-threatening diseases. The company offers GIAPREZA (angiotensin II), an injection for intravenous infusion indicated to increase blood pressure in adults with septic or other distributive shock. It is also developing LJPC-0118 for the treatment of severe malaria; and LJPC-401 (synthetic human hepcidin), a clinical-stage investigational product to treat conditions characterized by iron overload, including hereditary hemochromatosis, beta thalassemia, sickle cell disease, myelodysplastic syndrome, and polycythemia vera. The company was founded in 1989 and is headquartered in San Diego, California.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.3Community Rank: 2.6Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 4.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.10 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Biological products, except diagnostic
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorMedical
Current SymbolNASDAQ:LJPC
CUSIPN/A
Phone858-207-4264

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$23.05 million
Book Value($2.21) per share

Profitability

Net Income$-116,510,000.00
Net Margins-355.86%

Miscellaneous

Employees169
Market Cap$122.57 million
Next Earnings Date8/6/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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La Jolla Pharmaceutical (NASDAQ:LJPC) Frequently Asked Questions

How has La Jolla Pharmaceutical's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

La Jolla Pharmaceutical's stock was trading at $4.81 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, LJPC shares have decreased by 6.7% and is now trading at $4.49. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of La Jolla Pharmaceutical?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for La Jolla Pharmaceutical in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for La Jolla Pharmaceutical.

When is La Jolla Pharmaceutical's next earnings date?

La Jolla Pharmaceutical is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August 6th 2020. View our earnings forecast for La Jolla Pharmaceutical.

How were La Jolla Pharmaceutical's earnings last quarter?

La Jolla Pharmaceutical (NASDAQ:LJPC) issued its quarterly earnings results on Monday, May, 4th. The biopharmaceutical company reported ($0.32) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.92) by $0.60. The biopharmaceutical company had revenue of $7.59 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $8.50 million. View La Jolla Pharmaceutical's earnings history.

What price target have analysts set for LJPC?

4 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for La Jolla Pharmaceutical's stock. Their forecasts range from $8.00 to $19.00. On average, they anticipate La Jolla Pharmaceutical's stock price to reach $13.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 200.7% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for La Jolla Pharmaceutical.

Has La Jolla Pharmaceutical been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about LJPC stock have trended negative on Friday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. La Jolla Pharmaceutical earned a media sentiment score of -2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the biopharmaceutical company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term. View the latest news about La Jolla Pharmaceutical.

Who are some of La Jolla Pharmaceutical's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of La Jolla Pharmaceutical own?

Who are La Jolla Pharmaceutical's key executives?

La Jolla Pharmaceutical's management team includes the following people:
  • Dr. George F. Tidmarsh, Pres, CEO, Sec. & Director (Age 59)
  • Mr. Dennis M. Mulroy, Chief Financial Officer (Age 64)
  • Ms. Jennifer A. Carver, Chief Operating Officer (Age 65)
  • Mr. James M. Rolke, Chief Scientific Officer (Age 50)
  • Dr. Lakhmir S. Chawla, Chief Medical Officer (Age 48)

What is La Jolla Pharmaceutical's stock symbol?

La Jolla Pharmaceutical trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "LJPC."

How do I buy shares of La Jolla Pharmaceutical?

Shares of LJPC 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is La Jolla Pharmaceutical's stock price today?

One share of LJPC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $4.49.

How big of a company is La Jolla Pharmaceutical?

La Jolla Pharmaceutical has a market capitalization of $122.57 million and generates $23.05 million in revenue each year. The biopharmaceutical company earns $-116,510,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($4.30) on an earnings per share basis. La Jolla Pharmaceutical employs 169 workers across the globe.

What is La Jolla Pharmaceutical's official website?

The official website for La Jolla Pharmaceutical is www.lajollapharmaceutical.com.

How can I contact La Jolla Pharmaceutical?

La Jolla Pharmaceutical's mailing address is 4550 TOWNE CENTRE COURT, SAN DIEGO CA, 92121. The biopharmaceutical company can be reached via phone at 858-207-4264 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 7/10/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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