NASDAQ:LPCN - Lipocine Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$2.20 +0.03 (+1.38 %)
(As of 03/22/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$2.20
Today's Range$2.10 - $2.22
52-Week Range$1.03 - $2.64
Volume200,170 shs
Average Volume604,988 shs
Market Capitalization$52.54 million
P/E Ratio-4.00
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.68
Lipocine Inc., a specialty pharmaceutical company, focuses on the development of pharmaceutical products in the area of men's and women's health. Its primary development programs are based on oral delivery solutions for poorly bioavailable drugs. The company has a portfolio of product candidates designed to produce pharmacokinetic characteristics, facilitate lower dosing requirements, bypass first-pass metabolism in certain cases, reduce side effects, and eliminate gastrointestinal interactions that limit bioavailability. Its lead product candidate is TLANDO, an oral testosterone replacement therapy. The company's pipeline candidates also include LPCN 1111, an oral testosterone therapy product for once daily dosing that is currently in Phase II testing; and LPCN 1107, an oral hydroxyprogesterone caproate product for the prevention of recurrent preterm birth and has completed an end-of-Phase II meeting with the Food and Drug Administration. Lipocine Inc. is headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Pharmaceutical preparations
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorMedical
Current SymbolNASDAQ:LPCN
CUSIPN/A
Phone801-994-7383

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$430,000.00
Book Value$0.44 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-11,660,000.00

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Market Cap$52.54 million
Next Earnings Date5/6/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

Lipocine (NASDAQ:LPCN) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Lipocine's stock symbol?

Lipocine trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "LPCN."

How were Lipocine's earnings last quarter?

Lipocine Inc (NASDAQ:LPCN) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, March, 6th. The specialty pharmaceutical company reported ($0.15) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.13) by $0.02. View Lipocine's Earnings History.

When is Lipocine's next earnings date?

Lipocine is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, May 6th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Lipocine.

What price target have analysts set for LPCN?

4 brokers have issued 1 year target prices for Lipocine's shares. Their forecasts range from $1.50 to $10.00. On average, they expect Lipocine's share price to reach $4.8333 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 119.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Lipocine.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Lipocine?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Lipocine in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Lipocine.

Has Lipocine been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about LPCN stock have trended negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Lipocine earned a news impact score of -2.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the specialty pharmaceutical company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future.

Who are some of Lipocine's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Lipocine own?

Who are Lipocine's key executives?

Lipocine's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Dr. Mahesh V. Patel, Co-Founder, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 62)
  • Mr. Morgan R. Brown, Exec. VP, CFO & Corp. Sec. (Age 51)
  • Logan Morse, VP of Sales, Marketing & Operations (Age 49)
  • Nachiappan Chidambaram, VP of Product Devel. (Age 50)
  • Dr. William I. Higuchi Ph.D., Chief Scientific Consultant (Age 88)

Who are Lipocine's major shareholders?

Lipocine's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Group One Trading L.P. (0.09%). Company insiders that own Lipocine stock include Gregory Brooks Bass, Jeffrey Arvin Fink, Mahesh V Patel, Morgan R Brown and Stephen A Hill. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Lipocine.

Which institutional investors are selling Lipocine stock?

LPCN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Group One Trading L.P.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Lipocine.

How do I buy shares of Lipocine?

Shares of LPCN 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 Lipocine's stock price today?

One share of LPCN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $2.20.

How big of a company is Lipocine?

Lipocine has a market capitalization of $52.54 million and generates $430,000.00 in revenue each year. The specialty pharmaceutical company earns $-11,660,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.55) on an earnings per share basis.

What is Lipocine's official website?

The official website for Lipocine is http://www.lipocine.com.

How can I contact Lipocine?

Lipocine's mailing address is 675 ARAPEEN DRIVE SUITE 202, SALT LAKE CITY X1, 84108. The specialty pharmaceutical company can be reached via phone at 801-994-7383 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Lipocine (NASDAQ LPCN)

Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  211 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  167 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  378
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Lipocine and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe LPCN will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe LPCN will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 3/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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