NASDAQ:MDCO - The Medicines Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $24.55 -0.22 (-0.89 %) (As of 02/19/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$24.77Today's Range$24.35 - $25.0352-Week Range$16.69 - $41.57Volume694,968 shsAverage Volume1.19 million shsMarket Capitalization$1.81 billionP/E Ratio-2.92Dividend YieldN/ABeta1.18 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email The Medicines Company, a biopharmaceutical company, provides medicines to treat acute and intensive care patients. The company markets Angiomax, an intravenous direct thrombin inhibitor used as an anticoagulant in combination with aspirin in patients with unstable angina undergoing percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty, and for patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention in the United States. It primarily focuses on developing Inclisiran, a lipid-lowering drug to reduce LDL-cholesterol (LDL-C) in patients with atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease or cardiovascular risk-equivalents. The company has collaboration agreements with Alnylam Pharmaceuticals, Inc.; SciClone Pharmaceuticals; and Symbio Pharmaceuticals Limited. The Medicines Company was founded in 1996 and is based in Parsippany, New Jersey. Receive MDCO News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for MDCO and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Pharmaceutical preparations Sub-IndustryPharmaceuticals SectorMedical Current SymbolNASDAQ:MDCO Previous Symbol CUSIP58468810 Webwww.themedicinescompany.com Phone973-290-6000Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio31.23 Current Ratio2.41 Quick Ratio2.40Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio-2.92 Forward P/E Ratio-8.44 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$44.79 million Price / Sales40.48 Cash FlowN/A Price / Cash FlowN/A Book Value$0.34 per share Price / Book72.21Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($8.40) Net Income$-708,370,000.00 Net Margins-668.93% Return on Equity-1,477.75% Return on Assets-39.49%Miscellaneous Employees170 Outstanding Shares73,862,000Market Cap$1.81 billion OptionableOptionable The Medicines (NASDAQ:MDCO) Frequently Asked Questions What is The Medicines' stock symbol? The Medicines trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "MDCO." How were The Medicines' earnings last quarter? The Medicines Company (NASDAQ:MDCO) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, October, 25th. The company reported ($0.42) EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of ($1.37) by $0.95. The business earned $16.87 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $26.06 million. The Medicines had a negative net margin of 668.93% and a negative return on equity of 1,477.75%. The company's quarterly revenue was down 55.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted ($0.64) EPS. View The Medicines' Earnings History. When is The Medicines' next earnings date? The Medicines is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 20th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for The Medicines. What price target have analysts set for MDCO? 7 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year target prices for The Medicines' stock. Their predictions range from $25.00 to $55.00. On average, they expect The Medicines' share price to reach $45.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 85.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for The Medicines. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for The Medicines? 7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for The Medicines in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for The Medicines. Has The Medicines been receiving favorable news coverage? News headlines about MDCO stock have trended somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. The Medicines earned a media sentiment score of 0.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days. Who are some of The Medicines' key competitors? Some companies that are related to The Medicines include Nektar Therapeutics (NKTR), Loxo Oncology (LOXO), Marina Biotech (MRNA), Perrigo (PRGO), Catalent (CTLT), Dr.Reddy's Laboratories (RDY), Amarin (AMRN), GALAPAGOS NV/S (GLPG), United Therapeutics (UTHR), Patheon (PTHN), Alkermes (ALKS), Array Biopharma (ARRY), FibroGen (FGEN), GW Pharmaceuticals PLC- (GWPH) and Taro Pharmaceutical Industries (TARO). Who are The Medicines' key executives? The Medicines' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Stephen M. Rodin J.D., Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 43)Mr. Christopher T. Cox, Chief Corp. Devel. Officer and Exec. VP (Age 54)Dr. Clive A. Meanwell, Chief Innovation Officer & Director (Age 61)Mr. Mark Timney, CEO & DirectorMr. Christopher Visioli, CFO & Treasurer (Age 43) Who are The Medicines' major shareholders? The Medicines' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Westfield Capital Management Co. LP (6.23%), Iridian Asset Management LLC CT (4.46%), Northern Trust Corp (1.16%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.07%), Elk Creek Partners LLC (1.03%) and Pinnacle Associates Ltd. (0.97%). Company insiders that own The Medicines stock include Alexander J Denner, Armin M Kessler, Christopher T Cox, Clive Meanwell, Fredric N Eshelman, Mark Timney, Melvin K Spigelman and William Crouse. View Institutional Ownership Trends for The Medicines. Which major investors are selling The Medicines stock? MDCO stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Geode Capital Management LLC, Pinnacle Associates Ltd., Northern Trust Corp, MetLife Investment Advisors LLC, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, Principal Financial Group Inc., Advisors Asset Management Inc. and Louisiana State Employees Retirement System. Company insiders that have sold The Medicines company stock in the last year include Armin M Kessler, Clive Meanwell, Melvin K Spigelman and William Crouse. View Insider Buying and Selling for The Medicines. Which major investors are buying The Medicines stock? MDCO stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Iridian Asset Management LLC CT, Westfield Capital Management Co. LP, Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, Tekla Capital Management LLC, Elk Creek Partners LLC, Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta as represented by Alberta Investment Management Corp, Millennium Management LLC and New York State Common Retirement Fund. Company insiders that have bought The Medicines stock in the last two years include Alexander J Denner, Christopher T Cox, Fredric N Eshelman and Mark Timney. View Insider Buying and Selling for The Medicines. How do I buy shares of The Medicines? Shares of MDCO 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 The Medicines' stock price today? One share of MDCO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $24.55. How big of a company is The Medicines? The Medicines has a market capitalization of $1.81 billion and generates $44.79 million in revenue each year. The company earns $-708,370,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($8.40) on an earnings per share basis. The Medicines employs 170 workers across the globe. What is The Medicines' official website? The official website for The Medicines is http://www.themedicinescompany.com. How can I contact The Medicines? The Medicines' mailing address is 8 SYLVAN WAY, PARSIPPANY NJ, 07054. The company can be reached via phone at 973-290-6000 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for The Medicines (NASDAQ MDCO)Community Ranking: 2.9 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 434 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 321 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 755MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about The Medicines and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe MDCO will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe MDCO will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 2/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: How prevalent are 12b-1 fees?