NASDAQ:NVCR - Novocure Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$47.04 -2.96 (-5.92 %)
(As of 03/25/2019 04:27 AM ET)
Previous Close$47.04
Today's Range$46.75 - $51.0099
52-Week Range$19.55 - $56.67
Volume532,988 shs
Average Volume766,096 shs
Market Capitalization$4.47 billion
P/E Ratio-68.17
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta3.24
Novocure Ltd. operates as an oncology company. It enages in developing its propriety technoclogy, Tumor Treating Fields, which uses electric fields tuned to specific frequencies to disrupt cancer cell division, inhibiting tumor growth, and causing affected cancer cells to die. The company was founded by Yoram Palti in 2000 and is headquartered in St. Helier, Jersey.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Surgical & medical instruments
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorMedical
Current SymbolNASDAQ:NVCR
CUSIPN/A
Phone44-0-15-3475-6700

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$248.07 million
Book Value$1.21 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-63,560,000.00

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Market Cap$4.47 billion
Next Earnings Date4/25/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

Novocure (NASDAQ:NVCR) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Novocure's stock symbol?

Novocure trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "NVCR."

How were Novocure's earnings last quarter?

Novocure Ltd (NASDAQ:NVCR) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, February, 28th. The medical equipment provider reported ($0.17) EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.16) by $0.01. Novocure had a negative return on equity of 57.08% and a negative net margin of 25.62%. View Novocure's Earnings History.

When is Novocure's next earnings date?

Novocure is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, April 25th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Novocure.

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

Novocure issued an update on its fourth quarter 2018 earnings guidance on Monday, January, 7th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $69.6-69.6 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $70.47 million.

What price target have analysts set for NVCR?

7 brokers have issued 1 year price targets for Novocure's stock. Their forecasts range from $36.00 to $63.00. On average, they expect Novocure's share price to reach $48.7143 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 3.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Novocure.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Novocure?

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

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Novocure stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Novocure stock:
  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "NovoCure Limited is an oncology company. The Company is engaged in developing a therapy called Tumor Treating Fields for the treatment of solid tumor cancers. It operates primarily in the United States, Germany, Switzerland and Japan. NovoCure Limited is based in Saint Helier, Channel Islands. " (3/19/2019)
  • 2. Mizuho analysts commented, "We currently model initial revenue for this indication starting in late 2019." (12/6/2018)

Has Novocure been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about NVCR stock has been trending neutral recently, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of news 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 closest to five being the most favorable. Novocure earned a news sentiment score of 0.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the medical equipment provider a news buzz of 3.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term.

Who are some of Novocure's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Novocure own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Novocure investors own include Micron Technology (MU), Alibaba Group (BABA), NVIDIA (NVDA), Twitter (TWTR), General Electric (GE), Celgene (CELG), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Ultra Clean (UCTT), Ionis Pharmaceuticals (IONS) and Gilead Sciences (GILD).

Who are Novocure's key executives?

Novocure's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Asaf Danziger, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Mike Ambrogi, Chief Operating Officer
  • Wilco Groenhuysen, CFO & Principal Accounting Officer
  • Eilon D. Kirson, Chief Science Officer, Head-Research & Development
  • Pritesh Shah, Chief Commercial Officer

Who are Novocure's major shareholders?

Novocure's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (12.03%), BlackRock Inc. (5.16%), Baillie Gifford & Co. (4.84%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (1.32%), Norges Bank (0.91%) and Northern Trust Corp (0.84%). Company insiders that own Novocure stock include Asaf Danziger, Charles G Phillips III, Eilon D Kirson, Gabriel Leung, Michael J Ambrogi, Pomona Capital Vii Fund Invest, Pritesh Shah, Todd Christopher Longsworth, Wilhelmus Cm Groenhuysen, William F Doyle and Yoram Palti. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Novocure.

Which institutional investors are selling Novocure stock?

NVCR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Two Sigma Investments LP, Granite Investment Partners LLC, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Two Sigma Advisers LP, Castleark Management LLC, Tygh Capital Management Inc., Peregrine Capital Management LLC and First Trust Advisors LP. Company insiders that have sold Novocure company stock in the last year include Asaf Danziger, Charles G Phillips III, Eilon D Kirson, Gabriel Leung, Michael J Ambrogi, Pritesh Shah, Todd Christopher Longsworth, Wilhelmus Cm Groenhuysen, William F Doyle and Yoram Palti. View Insider Buying and Selling for Novocure.

Which institutional investors are buying Novocure stock?

NVCR stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Baillie Gifford & Co., Norges Bank, Westfield Capital Management Co. LP, FMR LLC, Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, Rhenman & Partners Asset Management AB, Macquarie Group Ltd. and SG Americas Securities LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Novocure.

How do I buy shares of Novocure?

Shares of NVCR 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 Novocure's stock price today?

One share of NVCR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $47.04.

How big of a company is Novocure?

Novocure has a market capitalization of $4.47 billion and generates $248.07 million in revenue each year. The medical equipment provider earns $-63,560,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.69) on an earnings per share basis.

What is Novocure's official website?

The official website for Novocure is http://www.novocure.com.

How can I contact Novocure?

Novocure's mailing address is LE MASURIER HOUSE LA RUE LE MASURIER, ST. HELIER Y9, JE2 4YE. The medical equipment provider can be reached via phone at 44-0-15-3475-6700 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Novocure (NASDAQ NVCR)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  327 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  297 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  624
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Novocure and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe NVCR will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe NVCR will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 3/25/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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