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Cassava Sciences (SAVA) Stock Forecast, Price & News

+1.58 (+8.21%)
(As of 05/16/2022 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
1.63 million shs
Average Volume
1.80 million shs
Market Capitalization
$834.49 million
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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About Cassava Sciences

Cassava Sciences, Inc., a clinical stage biotechnology company, develops drugs for neurodegenerative diseases. Its lead therapeutic product candidate is simufilam, a small molecule drug, which is completed Phase 2b clinical trial; and investigational diagnostic product candidate is SavaDx, a blood-based biomarker/diagnostic to detect Alzheimer's disease. The company was formerly known as Pain Therapeutics, Inc. and changed its name to Cassava Sciences, Inc. in March 2019. Cassava Sciences, Inc. was incorporated in 1998 and is based in Austin, Texas.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Pharmaceutical preparations
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
Book Value
$5.92 per share


Net Income
$-32.38 million
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$834.49 million
Not Optionable

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End


Overall MarketRank

1.84 out of 5 stars

Medical Sector

755th out of 1,423 stocks

Pharmaceutical Preparations Industry

361st out of 678 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.2Community Rank: 4.5Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 0.8Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Cassava Sciences (NASDAQ:SAVA) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Cassava Sciences a buy right now?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Cassava Sciences in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 1 hold rating and 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" Cassava Sciences stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in SAVA, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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When is Cassava Sciences' next earnings date?

Cassava Sciences is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August 2nd 2022.
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How were Cassava Sciences' earnings last quarter?

Cassava Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:SAVA) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May, 5th. The company reported ($0.44) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.42) by $0.02.
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When did Cassava Sciences' stock split? How did Cassava Sciences' stock split work?

Cassava Sciences shares reverse split on the morning of Wednesday, May 10th 2017. The 1-7 reverse split was announced on Monday, May 8th 2017. The number of shares owned by shareholders was adjusted after the market closes on Tuesday, May 9th 2017. An investor that had 100 shares of Cassava Sciences stock prior to the reverse split would have 14 shares after the split.

What price target have analysts set for SAVA?

5 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Cassava Sciences' shares. Their forecasts range from $58.00 to $215.00. On average, they expect Cassava Sciences' share price to reach $124.25 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 496.8% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Cassava Sciences' key executives?
Cassava Sciences' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Remi Barbier, Founder, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 62, Pay $1.74M)
  • Mr. Eric J. Schoen, Chief Financial Officer (Age 54, Pay $776.93k)
  • Dr. Nadav Friedmann M.D., Ph.D., Chief Medical Officer & Director (Age 79, Pay $765k)
  • Dr. James W. Kupiec M.D., Chief Clinical Devel. Officer
  • Dr. George Thornton, Sr. VP of Technology
  • Mr. Michael Zamloot, Sr. VP of Technical Operations
  • Dr. Lindsay H. Burns Ph.D., Sr. VP of Neuroscience
What other stocks do shareholders of Cassava Sciences own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Cassava Sciences investors own include Inovio Pharmaceuticals (INO), NVIDIA (NVDA), Novavax (NVAX), Sorrento Therapeutics (SRNE), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), NIO (NIO), DURECT (DRRX), Tesla (TSLA), OPKO Health (OPK) and Alibaba Group (BABA).

What is Cassava Sciences' stock symbol?

Cassava Sciences trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "SAVA."

Who are Cassava Sciences' major shareholders?

Cassava Sciences' stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (6.75%), Vanguard Group Inc. (4.93%), State Street Corp (2.63%), Northern Trust Corp (0.91%), Group One Trading L.P. (0.00%) and Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. (0.68%). Company insiders that own Cassava Sciences stock include Eric Schoen, Remi Barbier and Sanford Robertson.
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Which institutional investors are selling Cassava Sciences stock?

SAVA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Affinity Asset Advisors LLC, IMC Chicago LLC, Sculptor Capital LP, Vanguard Group Inc., BlackRock Inc., Principal Financial Group Inc., Baird Financial Group Inc., and Group One Trading L.P..
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Which institutional investors are buying Cassava Sciences stock?

SAVA stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Simplex Trading LLC, State Street Corp, Advisor Group Holdings Inc., Raymond James & Associates, MetLife Investment Management LLC, Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc., Darwin Advisors LLC, and Swiss National Bank. Company insiders that have bought Cassava Sciences stock in the last two years include Eric Schoen, Remi Barbier, and Sanford Robertson.
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How do I buy shares of Cassava Sciences?

Shares of SAVA can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Cassava Sciences' stock price today?

One share of SAVA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $20.82.

How much money does Cassava Sciences make?

Cassava Sciences has a market capitalization of $834.49 million. The company earns $-32.38 million in net income (profit) each year or ($1.16) on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Cassava Sciences have?

Cassava Sciences employs 24 workers across the globe.

What is Cassava Sciences' official website?

The official website for Cassava Sciences is www.cassavasciences.com.

How can I contact Cassava Sciences?

Cassava Sciences' mailing address is 7801 N CAPITAL OF TEXAS HIGHWAY SUITE 260, AUSTIN TX, 78731. The company can be reached via phone at (512) 501-2444, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 512-501-0414.

This page was last updated on 5/17/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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