NASDAQ:PTGX - Protagonist Therapeutics Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$8.45 -0.32 (-3.65 %)
(As of 11/19/2018 01:13 PM ET)
Previous Close$8.77
Today's Range$8.40 - $9.00
52-Week Range$5.50 - $23.97
Volume980 shs
Average Volume89,726 shs
Market Capitalization$212.11 million
P/E Ratio-4.05
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta3.44
Protagonist Therapeutics, Inc., a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company, focuses on discovering and developing peptide-based drugs to address various unmet medical needs. The company's lead product candidates include PTG-100, an oral alpha-4-beta-7 integrin- antagonist that is in Phase II b clinical trial for the treatment of ulcerative colitis, as well as for treating chronic pouchitis, a gastrointestinal (GI) condition that occurs in post-surgical inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) patients; PTG-200, an oral interleukin-23 receptor antagonist, which is in Phase I clinical trial for the treatment of IBD; and PTG-300, an injectable hepcidin mimetic, which has completed Phase I study for use in the treatment of beta-thalassemia, as well as for treating other diseases, such as hereditary hemochromatosis, polycythemia vera, siderophilic infections, and liver fibrosis. It is also developing an oral peptide targeting a GI condition other than IBD. The company was founded in 2006 and is headquartered in Newark, California.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Pharmaceutical preparations
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorMedical
Current SymbolNASDAQ:PTGX
Previous Symbol
CUSIPN/A
Phone510-474-0170

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio6.12
Quick Ratio6.12

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio-4.05
Forward P/E Ratio-5.35
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$20.06 million
Price / Sales10.19
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book Value$5.89 per share
Price / Book1.43

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($2.09)
Net Income$-36,950,000.00
Net Margins-70.54%
Return on Equity-24.08%
Return on Assets-18.76%

Miscellaneous

Employees55
Outstanding Shares24,190,000
Market Cap$212.11 million
OptionableNot Optionable

Protagonist Therapeutics (NASDAQ:PTGX) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Protagonist Therapeutics' stock symbol?

Protagonist Therapeutics trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "PTGX."

How were Protagonist Therapeutics' earnings last quarter?

Protagonist Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:PTGX) issued its earnings results on Tuesday, November, 6th. The company reported ($0.38) EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.37) by $0.01. The firm earned $6.12 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $6.35 million. Protagonist Therapeutics had a negative net margin of 70.54% and a negative return on equity of 24.08%. View Protagonist Therapeutics' Earnings History.

When is Protagonist Therapeutics' next earnings date?

Protagonist Therapeutics is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, March 6th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Protagonist Therapeutics.

What price target have analysts set for PTGX?

4 brokers have issued 1-year price targets for Protagonist Therapeutics' stock. Their predictions range from $13.00 to $32.00. On average, they expect Protagonist Therapeutics' stock price to reach $21.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 150.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Protagonist Therapeutics.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Protagonist Therapeutics?

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

Has Protagonist Therapeutics been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about PTGX stock has trended very positive on Monday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. 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. Protagonist Therapeutics earned a news impact score of 3.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term.

Who are some of Protagonist Therapeutics' key competitors?

Who are Protagonist Therapeutics' key executives?

Protagonist Therapeutics' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Dr. Dinesh V. Patel, CEO, Pres, Sec. & Director (Age 61)
  • Dr. Richard S. Shames, Chief Medical Officer (Age 58)
  • Dr. David Y. Liu, Chief Scientific Officer and Head of R&D (Age 68)
  • Mr. Thomas P. O'Neil, Chief Financial Officer (Age 53)
  • Dr. Mark Smythe, VP of Technology & Alliances (Age 53)

When did Protagonist Therapeutics IPO?

(PTGX) raised $70 million in an initial public offering (IPO) on Thursday, August 11th 2016. The company issued 5,800,000 shares at $11.00-$13.00 per share. Leerink Partners, Barclays and BMO Capital Markets served as the underwriters for the IPO.

Who are Protagonist Therapeutics' major shareholders?

Protagonist Therapeutics' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (14.35%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (2.22%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.52%), Jennison Associates LLC (1.45%), Acadian Asset Management LLC (1.04%) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (1.00%). Company insiders that own Protagonist Therapeutics stock include Bryan Giraudo, David Y Liu, Dinesh V Ph D Patel, Richard S Shames, Thomas P O'neil and X LP Canaan. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Protagonist Therapeutics.

Which institutional investors are selling Protagonist Therapeutics stock?

PTGX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Alambic Investment Management L.P., Citadel Advisors LLC, BlackRock Inc. and Algert Global LLC. Company insiders that have sold Protagonist Therapeutics company stock in the last year include David Y Liu, Dinesh V Ph D Patel, Richard S Shames, Thomas P O'neil and X LP Canaan. View Insider Buying and Selling for Protagonist Therapeutics.

Which institutional investors are buying Protagonist Therapeutics stock?

PTGX stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Jennison Associates LLC, FMR LLC, Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Laurion Capital Management LP and Renaissance Technologies LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Protagonist Therapeutics.

How do I buy shares of Protagonist Therapeutics?

Shares of PTGX 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 Protagonist Therapeutics' stock price today?

One share of PTGX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $8.40.

How big of a company is Protagonist Therapeutics?

Protagonist Therapeutics has a market capitalization of $212.11 million and generates $20.06 million in revenue each year. The company earns $-36,950,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($2.09) on an earnings per share basis. Protagonist Therapeutics employs 55 workers across the globe.

What is Protagonist Therapeutics' official website?

The official website for Protagonist Therapeutics is http://www.protagonist-inc.com.

How can I contact Protagonist Therapeutics?

Protagonist Therapeutics' mailing address is 7707 GATEWAY BOULEVARD SUITE 140, NEWARK CA, 94560. The company can be reached via phone at 510-474-0170 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Protagonist Therapeutics (NASDAQ PTGX)

Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  123 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  178 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  301
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Protagonist Therapeutics and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe PTGX will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe PTGX will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 11/19/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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