NASDAQ:LNTH - Lantheus Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$16.57 +0.07 (+0.42 %)
(As of 01/21/2019 04:49 AM ET)
Previous Close$16.57
Today's Range$16.43 - $16.70
52-Week Range$12.59 - $24.45
Volume146,595 shs
Average Volume193,768 shs
Market Capitalization$637.37 million
P/E Ratio16.57
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.6
Lantheus Holdings, Inc. develops, manufactures, and commercializes diagnostic medical imaging agents and products that assist clinicians in the diagnosis and treatment of cardiovascular and other diseases worldwide. Its principal products include DEFINITY, an ultrasound contrast agent used in ultrasound exams of the heart; TechneLite, a technetium generator that provides the essential nuclear material used in nuclear medicine procedures; and Xenon, a radiopharmaceutical gas used to assess pulmonary function and imaging cerebral blood flow. The company also offers Neurolite, an injectable that is used to identify the area in the brain where blood flow has been blocked or reduced due to stroke; and Cardiolite, an injectable technetium-labeled imaging agent used in myocardial perfusion imaging (MPI) procedures that assess blood flow distribution to the heart. In addition, it provides injectable radiopharmaceutical imaging agents, such as Thallium Tl 201 that is used in MPI studies to detect cardiovascular disease; Gallium Ga 67, which is used to detect various infections and cancerous tumors; FDG, a fluorine-18-radiolabeled imaging agent to identify and characterize tumors in patients undergoing oncologic diagnostic procedures; and Quadramet, a therapeutic product, which is used to treat severe bone pain associated with metastatic bone lesions. Further, the company is developing Flurpiridaz F 18, which is in Phase III clinical trials to assess blood flow to the heart; LMI 1195 that has completed Phase I clinical trials for assessing cardiac sympathetic nerve function; and LMI 1174, which is in pre-clinical development targeted to elastin in the arterial walls and atherosclerotic plaque. The company sells its products to hospitals, clinics, group practices, integrated delivery networks, group purchasing organizations, and radiopharmacies. Lantheus Holdings, Inc. was founded in 1956 and is headquartered in North Billerica, Massachusetts.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Diagnostic substances
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorMedical
Current SymbolNASDAQ:LNTH
CUSIPN/A
Phone978-671-8001

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$331.38 million
Cash Flow$1.5826 per share
Book Value$0.62 per share

Profitability

Net Income$123.38 million

Miscellaneous

Employees483
Market Cap$637.37 million
OptionableOptionable

Lantheus (NASDAQ:LNTH) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Lantheus' stock symbol?

Lantheus trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "LNTH."

How were Lantheus' earnings last quarter?

Lantheus Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:LNTH) released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, October, 30th. The medical equipment provider reported $0.24 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.18 by $0.06. The medical equipment provider had revenue of $88.90 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $83.53 million. Lantheus had a return on equity of 83.95% and a net margin of 36.75%. The firm's revenue was up 11.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the company posted $0.24 earnings per share. View Lantheus' Earnings History.

When is Lantheus' next earnings date?

Lantheus is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, February 25th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Lantheus.

What guidance has Lantheus issued on next quarter's earnings?

Lantheus issued an update on its FY 2018 earnings guidance on Tuesday, October, 30th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $337-342 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $339.2 million.

What price target have analysts set for LNTH?

2 brokers have issued 12-month target prices for Lantheus' stock. Their forecasts range from $20.00 to $21.00. On average, they anticipate Lantheus' stock price to reach $20.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 23.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Lantheus.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Lantheus?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Lantheus in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Lantheus.

Has Lantheus been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about LNTH stock have been trending somewhat negative this week, according to InfoTrie. The research firm identifies positive and negative news 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 negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Lantheus earned a daily sentiment score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the medical equipment provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future.

Are investors shorting Lantheus?

Lantheus saw a decrease in short interest during the month of December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totalling 407,709 shares, a decrease of 34.2% from the December 14th total of 619,552 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 289,096 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 1.4 days. Approximately 1.1% of the shares of the stock are short sold. View Lantheus' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Lantheus' key competitors?

Who are Lantheus' key executives?

Lantheus' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Ms. Mary Anne Heino, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 58)
  • Mr. Michael P. Duffy, Sr. VP of Law & Public Policy, Gen. Counsel and Sec. (Age 57)
  • Mr. John W. Crowley, Advisor (Age 54)
  • Mr. Robert J. Marshall Jr., CFO & Treasurer
  • Mr. John J. Bolla, Sr. VP of Technical Operations & Director

When did Lantheus IPO?

(LNTH) raised $75 million in an IPO on Thursday, June 25th 2015. The company issued 7,900,000 shares at a price of $8.50-$10.50 per share. Citigroup, Jefferies, RBC Capital Markets and Wells Fargo Securities served as the underwriters for the IPO and Baird was co-manager.

Who are Lantheus' major shareholders?

Lantheus' stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Peregrine Capital Management LLC (2.18%), Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (0.04%) and State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.03%). Company insiders that own Lantheus stock include Avista Capital Partners Gp, Ll, Cesare Orlandi, David F Burgstahler, Derace L Schaffer, John W Crowley, Julie Mchugh, Mary Anne Heino, Michael P Duffy and Timothy G Healey. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Lantheus.

Which institutional investors are selling Lantheus stock?

LNTH stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Louisiana State Employees Retirement System. Company insiders that have sold Lantheus company stock in the last year include Cesare Orlandi, Julie Mchugh, Michael P Duffy and Timothy G Healey. View Insider Buying and Selling for Lantheus.

Which institutional investors are buying Lantheus stock?

LNTH stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Peregrine Capital Management LLC and State of Alaska Department of Revenue. View Insider Buying and Selling for Lantheus.

How do I buy shares of Lantheus?

Shares of LNTH 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 Lantheus' stock price today?

One share of LNTH stock can currently be purchased for approximately $16.57.

How big of a company is Lantheus?

Lantheus has a market capitalization of $637.37 million and generates $331.38 million in revenue each year. The medical equipment provider earns $123.38 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.00 on an earnings per share basis. Lantheus employs 483 workers across the globe.

What is Lantheus' official website?

The official website for Lantheus is http://www.lantheus.com.

How can I contact Lantheus?

Lantheus' mailing address is 331 TREBLE COVE ROAD, NORTH BILLERICA MA, 01862. The medical equipment provider can be reached via phone at 978-671-8001 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Lantheus (NASDAQ LNTH)

Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  205 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  180 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  385
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This page was last updated on 1/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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