Ocera Therapeutics, Inc. is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company. The Company is focused on acute and chronic orphan liver diseases. The Company is focused on the development and commercialization of its clinical candidate, OCR-002, for the treatment of hepatic encephalopathy (HE). OCR-002 is a molecule, ornithine phenylacetate, which functions as an ammonia scavenger. It is conducting a randomized, placebo-controlled double blind Phase IIb clinical trial to evaluate the efficacy of intravenous administration of OCR-002 IV formulation in reducing the severity of HE symptoms among HE patients. The Company also conducted a Phase IIa investigator-sponsored trial of OCR-002 in Spain in patients with upper gastrointestinal bleeding associated with liver cirrhosis. It is developing an oral form of OCR-002 to provide continuity of care for HE patients, where the intravenous form is used for hospital-based acute care and the oral form for chronic maintenance care post discharge.
Industry, Sector and Symbol:
- Sector: Healthcare
- Industry: Biopharmaceuticals
- Sub-Industry: N/A
- Symbol: NASDAQ:TZYM
- CUSIP: N/A
- Web: www.ocerainc.com/
- Trailing P/E Ratio:
- Foreward P/E Ratio: -1.28
- P/E Growth:
- Return on Equity: -215.86%
- Return on Assets: -101.91%
Frequently Asked Questions for Ocera Therapeutics (NASDAQ:TZYM)
What is Ocera Therapeutics' stock symbol?
Ocera Therapeutics trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "TZYM."
Who are some of Ocera Therapeutics' key competitors?
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Who are Ocera Therapeutics' key executives?
Ocera Therapeutics' management team includes the folowing people:
- Linda S. Grais M.D., President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
- Michael Byrnes, Principal Financial Officer, Chief Accounting Officer, Vice President - Finance, Treasurer
- Stan Bukofzer M.D., Chief Medical Officer
- Steven P. James, Lead Independent Director
- Willard H. Dere M.D., Director
- Nina S. Kjellson, Independent Director
- Anne M. VanLent, Independent Director
- Eckard Weber M.D., Independent Director
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Shares of Ocera Therapeutics can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.
What is Ocera Therapeutics' stock price today?
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One share of Ocera Therapeutics stock can currently be purchased for approximately $0.48.
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Earnings History for Ocera Therapeutics (NASDAQ:TZYM)Earnings History by Quarter for Ocera Therapeutics (NASDAQ TZYM)
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)
|Date||Quarter||Consensus Estimate||Actual EPS||Revenue Estimate||Actual Revenue||Release Link||Conference Call||Details|
|3/28/2013||Q4 2012||($0.30)||($0.18)||$1.70 million||$1.60 million||View||N/A|
|11/8/2012||Q312||($0.29)||($0.16)||$1.99 million||$1.80 million||View||N/A|
Earnings Estimates for Ocera Therapeutics (NASDAQ:TZYM)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.170 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.370 EPS
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