NASDAQ:PTCT - PTC Therapeutics Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$36.26 -0.22 (-0.60 %)
(As of 07/16/2018 06:00 AM ET)
Previous Close$36.26
Today's Range$36.10 - $37.29
52-Week Range$14.56 - $52.95
Volume547,770 shs
Average Volume2.30 million shs
Market Capitalization$1.68 billion
P/E Ratio-17.95
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.71
PTC Therapeutics logoPTC Therapeutics, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company, focuses on the discovery, development, and commercialization of medicines for the treatment of rare disorders. The company offers Translarna (ataluren) for the treatment of nonsense mutation Duchenne muscular dystrophy in ambulatory patients; and Emflaza (deflazacort) for treating Duchenne muscular dystrophy. It is developing Translarna, which is in Phase II clinical study for the treatment of nonsense mutation aniridia and nonsense mutation Dravet syndrome/CDKL5; and RG7916 for the treatment of patients with spinal muscular atrophy, as well as PTC596, an orally bioavailable and potent small molecule that has completed Phase I study, which targets solid tumor cell populations by reducing the activity and amount of BMI1. The company has collaborations with F. Hoffman-La Roche Ltd and Hoffman-La Roche Inc., and the Spinal Muscular Atrophy Foundation to develop and commercialize compounds identified under its spinal muscular atrophy sponsored research program; research collaboration with Massachusetts General Hospital for the treatment of rare genetic disorders resulting from pre-mRNA; and research collaboration with CHDI Foundation, Inc. to discover and develop small-molecule therapeutics for Huntington's disease. PTC Therapeutics, Inc. was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in South Plainfield, New Jersey.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Pharmaceutical preparations
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorMedical
SymbolNASDAQ:PTCT
CUSIPN/A
Phone908-222-7000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.98
Current Ratio3.33
Quick Ratio3.16

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio-17.95
Forward P/E Ratio-45.90
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$194.39 million
Price / Sales8.66
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book Value$3.77 per share
Price / Book9.62

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($2.02)
Net Income$-79,000,000.00
Net Margins-30.91%
Return on Equity-40.42%
Return on Assets-16.53%

Miscellaneous

Employees373
Outstanding Shares46,450,000
Market Cap$1,684.13

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PTC Therapeutics (NASDAQ:PTCT) Frequently Asked Questions

What is PTC Therapeutics' stock symbol?

PTC Therapeutics trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "PTCT."

How were PTC Therapeutics' earnings last quarter?

PTC Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PTCT) released its earnings results on Wednesday, May, 9th. The biopharmaceutical company reported ($0.46) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.43) by $0.03. The biopharmaceutical company had revenue of $56.10 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $63.46 million. PTC Therapeutics had a negative net margin of 30.91% and a negative return on equity of 40.42%. The company's revenue was up 111.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the firm earned ($0.85) EPS. View PTC Therapeutics' Earnings History.

When is PTC Therapeutics' next earnings date?

PTC Therapeutics is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, August, 6th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for PTC Therapeutics.

What price target have analysts set for PTCT?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for PTC Therapeutics' stock. Their predictions range from $11.00 to $35.00. On average, they anticipate PTC Therapeutics' share price to reach $22.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 39.3%. View Analyst Ratings for PTC Therapeutics.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for PTC Therapeutics?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for PTC Therapeutics in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 3 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."

What are Wall Street analysts saying about PTC Therapeutics stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about PTC Therapeutics stock:
  • 1. William Blair analysts commented, "CX-072 Data at ASCO. CTMX’s lead proprietary program, CX-072, will have first in human data at ASCO, both monotherapy (A") arm and combination with ipilimumab (B") arm. Since these data are early and not complete data sets, high levels of response rates may not be likely, but we think activity, even a modest level, could represent upside for the shares given that this is first in human data. We think a key proof of the technology will be measurement of systemically active versus intact" Probody CX-072." (5/10/2018)
  • 2. According to Zacks Investment Research, "PTC Therapeutics, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company. It is focused on the discovery and development of orally administered, small-molecule drugs for genetic disorders, oncology and infectious disease. PTC Therapeutics, Inc. is based in South Plainfield, United States. " (5/9/2018)
  • 3. Cowen Inc analysts commented, "Yesterday Clearside announced the completion of enrollment in the TYBEE study in." (10/25/2017)

Who are some of PTC Therapeutics' key competitors?

Who are PTC Therapeutics' key executives?

PTC Therapeutics' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Dr. Stuart W. Peltz, Co-Founder, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 58)
  • Dr. Allan Steven Jacobson, Co-Founder, Chairman of Scientific Advisory Board & Director (Age 72)
  • Ms. Christine Utter, Principal Financial Officer & Treasurer (Age 40)
  • Mr. Marcio Souza, Chief Operating Officer (Age 39)
  • Dr. Neil Almstead, Exec. VP of Research, Pharmaceutical Operations & Technology (Age 51)

Has PTC Therapeutics been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about PTCT stock has been trending somewhat positive on Monday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. PTC Therapeutics earned a news sentiment score of 0.13 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news articles about the biopharmaceutical company an impact score of 47.06 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future.

Who are PTC Therapeutics' major shareholders?

PTC Therapeutics' stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.32%), Cibc Bank USA (0.04%) and Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB (0.01%). Company insiders that own PTC Therapeutics stock include Christine Marie Utter, Dawn Svoronos, Marcio Souza, Neil Gregory Almstead and Stuart Walter Peltz. View Institutional Ownership Trends for PTC Therapeutics.

Which institutional investors are selling PTC Therapeutics stock?

PTCT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Fisher Asset Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold PTC Therapeutics company stock in the last year include Christine Marie Utter, Marcio Souza, Neil Gregory Almstead and Stuart Walter Peltz. View Insider Buying and Selling for PTC Therapeutics.

Which institutional investors are buying PTC Therapeutics stock?

PTCT stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cibc Bank USA and Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB. View Insider Buying and Selling for PTC Therapeutics.

How do I buy shares of PTC Therapeutics?

Shares of PTCT 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 PTC Therapeutics' stock price today?

One share of PTCT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $36.26.

How big of a company is PTC Therapeutics?

PTC Therapeutics has a market capitalization of $1.68 billion and generates $194.39 million in revenue each year. The biopharmaceutical company earns $-79,000,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($2.02) on an earnings per share basis. PTC Therapeutics employs 373 workers across the globe.

How can I contact PTC Therapeutics?

PTC Therapeutics' mailing address is 100 CORPORATE COURT, SOUTH PLAINFIELD NJ, 07080. The biopharmaceutical company can be reached via phone at 908-222-7000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for PTC Therapeutics (NASDAQ PTCT)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  363 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  340 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  703
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about PTC Therapeutics and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe PTCT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe PTCT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 7/16/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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