QLT Company Profile (NASDAQ:QLTI)

About QLT

QLT logoQLT Inc. is a biotechnology company. The Company is focused on the development and commercialization of ocular products. The Company's operations consist of clinical development programs focused on its synthetic retinoid, QLT091001, for the treatment of certain age-related and inherited retinal diseases (IRD) caused by retinal pigment epithelium protein 65 (RPE65) and lecithin: retinol acyltransferase (LRAT) gene mutations. QLT091001 is an orally administered synthetic retinoid replacement for 11-cis-retinal. The Company is developing QLT091001 for the treatment of IRD caused by RPE65 and LRAT gene mutations, which indication includes Leber Congenital Amaurosis (LCA) and Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP). It has completed a Phase Ib clinical proof of concept study and a follow-up retreatment study in LCA and RP patients with autosomal recessive mutations in RPE65 or LRAT, and a Phase 1b study in RP patients with autosomal dominant mutations in RPE65.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Medical
  • Industry: Biotechnology
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: QLTI
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $1.82
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $1.82
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $1.56
  • 52-Week Range: $1.22 - $3.15
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -4.23
  • P/E Growth: 0.14
  • Market Cap: $96.15M
  • Outstanding Shares: 52,829,000
  • Beta: 0.09
  • Return on Equity: -16.81%
  • Return on Assets: -16.16%
  • Current Ratio: 13.98%
  • Quick Ratio: 13.98%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for QLT (NASDAQ:QLTI) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: $3.50 (92.31% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for QLT (NASDAQ:QLTI)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
6/17/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingSector PerformView Rating Details
10/30/2015Roth CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/28/2014 forward)


Earnings History for QLT (NASDAQ:QLTI)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/5/2016Q116($0.09)($0.41)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/25/2016Q415($0.09)($0.06)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2015Q3($0.10)($0.05)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q2($0.09)($0.21)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/30/2015Q115($0.06)($0.12)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/26/2015Q414$0.14$0.31ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/28/2014Q314($0.12)($0.10)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2014Q214($0.12)($0.17)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/30/2014Q114($0.13)($0.13)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/28/2014Q413($0.14)($0.10)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2013Q313($0.11)($0.15)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/1/2013Q213($0.10)($0.12)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2013Q113($0.14)($0.13)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/21/2013Q412($0.22)($0.18)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2012Q312($0.22)($0.25)$9.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2012($0.23)($0.33)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2012($0.20)($0.21)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/23/2012($0.20)$0.04ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2011($0.13)($0.12)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2011($0.15)($0.17)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for QLT (NASDAQ:QLTI)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.74 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.43 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161($0.08)($0.08)($0.08)
Q2 20161($0.09)($0.09)($0.09)
Q3 20161($0.11)($0.11)($0.11)
Q4 20161($0.12)($0.12)($0.12)
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for QLT (NASDAQ:QLTI)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for QLT (NASDAQ:QLTI)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 2.40%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 61.88%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/15/2016Stonepine Capital, L.P.Major ShareholderBuy133,496$1.55$206,918.80View SEC Filing  
12/29/2015Jason AryehDirectorBuy18,400$2.50$46,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/16/2015Axial Capital Master, L.P.Major ShareholderSell7,563,053$3.47$26,243,793.91View SEC Filing  
6/16/2015Jason AryehDirectorBuy288,000$3.47$999,360.00View SEC Filing  
12/22/2014John W KozarichDirectorBuy10,000$3.59$35,900.00View SEC Filing  
12/18/2014Jeffrey A MecklerDirectorBuy20,000$3.60$72,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/11/2014Public Equity K/S NbMajor ShareholderSell1,000,000$5.80$5,800,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2013Axial Capital Master, L.P.Major ShareholderSell288,890$4.39$1,268,227.10View SEC Filing  
6/28/2013Jeffrey A MecklerDirectorBuy30,000$4.36$130,800.00View SEC Filing  
5/14/2013Sukhi JagpalCFOSell10,000$7.95$79,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/13/2013John W KozarichDirectorBuy10,000$7.97$79,700.00View SEC Filing  
5/3/2013Jeffrey A MecklerDirectorBuy20,000$7.96$159,200.00View SEC Filing  
12/28/2012Alexander R LussowVPSell230,000$7.52$1,729,600.00View SEC Filing  
10/5/2012Alexander R LussowVPSell5,000$7.72$38,600.00View SEC Filing  
9/5/2012Alexander R LussowVPSell5,000$7.55$37,750.00View SEC Filing  
8/8/2012Linda LupiniVPSell22,993$7.85$180,495.05View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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QLT (NASDAQ:QLTI) Chart for Friday, October, 28, 2016

Last Updated on 10/28/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff