NASDAQ:SGYP - Synergy Pharmaceuticals Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$1.92 +0.03 (+1.59 %)
(As of 07/18/2018 01:00 AM ET)
Previous Close$1.89
Today's Range$1.88 - $1.96
52-Week Range$1.42 - $4.36
Volume1.61 million shs
Average Volume4.44 million shs
Market Capitalization$468.81 million
P/E Ratio-1.89
Dividend YieldN/A
Synergy Pharmaceuticals logoSynergy Pharmaceuticals Inc., a biopharmaceutical company, focuses on the development and commercialization of novel therapies to treat gastrointestinal diseases and disorders. Its lead product is plecanatide, a novel uroguanylin based gastrointestinal platform that is traded under the TRULANCE name for the treatment of chronic idiopathic constipation and irritable bowel syndrome. The company also develops dolcanatide to treat mild-to-moderate ulcerative colitis. It has a licensing agreement with Cipher Pharmaceuticals Inc. to develop, market, distribute, and sell TRULANCE in Canada. Synergy Pharmaceuticals Inc. is headquartered in New York, New York.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Pharmaceutical preparations


Debt-to-Equity Ratio-3.01
Current Ratio3.09
Quick Ratio2.71


Trailing P/E Ratio-1.89
Forward P/E Ratio-3.15
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$16.82 million
Price / Sales28.17
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book Value($0.02) per share
Price / Book-96.00


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($1.02)
Net Income$-224,330,000.00
Net Margins-773.82%
Return on Equity-652.66%
Return on Assets-145.45%


Outstanding Shares246,740,000
Market Cap$468.81

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Synergy Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:SGYP) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Synergy Pharmaceuticals' stock symbol?

Synergy Pharmaceuticals trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "SGYP."

How were Synergy Pharmaceuticals' earnings last quarter?

Synergy Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:SGYP) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May, 10th. The biopharmaceutical company reported ($0.15) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.16) by $0.01. The biopharmaceutical company earned $8.59 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $11.18 million. Synergy Pharmaceuticals had a negative return on equity of 652.66% and a negative net margin of 773.82%. The business's revenue was up 776.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the business earned ($0.30) earnings per share. View Synergy Pharmaceuticals' Earnings History.

What price target have analysts set for SGYP?

8 brokerages have issued 1-year target prices for Synergy Pharmaceuticals' shares. Their forecasts range from $2.50 to $15.00. On average, they anticipate Synergy Pharmaceuticals' share price to reach $8.8125 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 359.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings for Synergy Pharmaceuticals.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Synergy Pharmaceuticals?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Synergy Pharmaceuticals in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Synergy Pharmaceuticals stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Synergy Pharmaceuticals stock:
  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Synergy Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company focused primarily on the development of drugs to treat gastrointestinal disorders and diseases. Its lead drug candidate plecanatide is a guanylyl cyclase C receptor agonist, to treat GI disorders, primarily chronic constipation and constipation-predominant- irritable bowel syndrome. It is also engaged in developing receptor agonist for the treatment of gastrointestinal inflammatory diseases, such as ulcerative colitis. Synergy Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is headquartered in New York, New York. " (7/10/2018)
  • 2. Cantor Fitzgerald analysts commented, "As we predicted in a report published last week, SGYP disclosed that the cash balance at the end of January exceeded the $128 million level required to access $100 million from the CRG Term Loan Agreement." (2/1/2018)

Are investors shorting Synergy Pharmaceuticals?

Synergy Pharmaceuticals saw a decrease in short interest in June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 54,868,105 shares, a decrease of 12.8% from the June 15th total of 62,939,216 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 3,251,186 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 16.9 days. Currently, 22.3% of the company's shares are short sold. View Synergy Pharmaceuticals' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Synergy Pharmaceuticals' key competitors?

Who are Synergy Pharmaceuticals' key executives?

Synergy Pharmaceuticals' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Dr. Gary S. Jacob, Exec. Chairman (Age 71)
  • Mr. Troy Hamilton Pharm.D., CEO & Director (Age 46)
  • Mr. Gary G. Gemignani, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 53)
  • Dr. Kunwar Shailubhai, Chief Scientific Officer and Exec. VP (Age 60)
  • Dr. Patrick H. Griffin, Exec. VP & Chief Medical Officer (Age 63)

Has Synergy Pharmaceuticals been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about SGYP stock has trended somewhat positive on Tuesday, Accern reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Synergy Pharmaceuticals earned a news sentiment score of 0.06 on Accern's scale. They also gave media coverage about the biopharmaceutical company an impact score of 46.51 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days.

How do I buy shares of Synergy Pharmaceuticals?

Shares of SGYP 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 Synergy Pharmaceuticals' stock price today?

One share of SGYP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $1.92.

How big of a company is Synergy Pharmaceuticals?

Synergy Pharmaceuticals has a market capitalization of $468.81 million and generates $16.82 million in revenue each year. The biopharmaceutical company earns $-224,330,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($1.02) on an earnings per share basis. Synergy Pharmaceuticals employs 313 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Synergy Pharmaceuticals?

Synergy Pharmaceuticals' mailing address is 420 LEXINGTON AVENUE SUITE 2012, NEW YORK NY, 10170. The biopharmaceutical company can be reached via phone at 212-297-0020 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Synergy Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ SGYP)

Community Ranking:  3.5 out of 5 (star star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  564 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  252 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  816
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Synergy Pharmaceuticals and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SGYP will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SGYP will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 7/18/2018 by Staff

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