NASDAQ:VRCA - Verrica Pharmaceuticals Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$11.54 -0.75 (-6.10 %)
(As of 03/22/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$11.54
Today's Range$11.42 - $12.22
52-Week Range$6.44 - $23.29
Volume50,143 shs
Average Volume89,284 shs
Market Capitalization$296.69 million
P/E Ratio-8.18
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A
Verrica Pharmaceuticals Inc. develops and commercializes dermatological treatments in the United States. The company is advancing its lead product VP-102, a proprietary topical therapy, in various common skin indications, including Molluscum contagiosum and Verruca Vulgaris. It is also developing 2 Phase 3 trials in molluscum contagiosum under NCT03377803 and NCT03377790. The company is headquartered in West Chester, Pennsylvania.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Pharmaceutical preparations
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorMedical
Current SymbolNASDAQ:VRCA
CUSIPN/A
CIKN/A
Phone484-453-3300

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Book Value$3.48 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-20,650,000.00

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Market Cap$296.69 million
Next Earnings Date6/6/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable

Verrica Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:VRCA) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Verrica Pharmaceuticals' stock symbol?

Verrica Pharmaceuticals trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "VRCA."

How were Verrica Pharmaceuticals' earnings last quarter?

Verrica Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:VRCA) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, March, 7th. The company reported ($0.30) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.27) by $0.03. View Verrica Pharmaceuticals' Earnings History.

When is Verrica Pharmaceuticals' next earnings date?

Verrica Pharmaceuticals is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, June 6th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Verrica Pharmaceuticals.

What price target have analysts set for VRCA?

4 brokerages have issued 12 month price targets for Verrica Pharmaceuticals' shares. Their predictions range from $20.00 to $35.00. On average, they anticipate Verrica Pharmaceuticals' share price to reach $26.25 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 127.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Verrica Pharmaceuticals.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Verrica Pharmaceuticals?

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

Has Verrica Pharmaceuticals been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about VRCA stock have been trending somewhat negative recently, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog 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. Verrica Pharmaceuticals earned a daily sentiment score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future.

Who are some of Verrica Pharmaceuticals' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Verrica Pharmaceuticals own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Verrica Pharmaceuticals investors own include Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Thermo Fisher Scientific (TMO), Raytheon (RTN), Union Pacific (UNP), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Amgen (AMGN), Home Depot (HD), Cisco Systems (CSCO), CSX (CSX) and Aurora Cannabis (ACB).

Who are Verrica Pharmaceuticals' key executives?

Verrica Pharmaceuticals' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Ted White, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 54)
  • Mr. Chris Degnan, Chief Financial Officer (Age 38)
  • Ms. Linda S. Palczuk, Chief Operating Officer (Age 57)
  • Mr. Joe Bonaccorso, Chief Commercial Officer (Age 55)
  • Dr. Patrick Burnett M.D., Ph.D., Chief Medical Officer (Age 47)

When did Verrica Pharmaceuticals IPO?

(VRCA) raised $75 million in an initial public offering (IPO) on Friday, June 15th 2018. The company issued 5,000,000 shares at a price of $14.00-$16.00 per share. BofA Merrill Lynch, Jefferies and Cowen served as the underwriters for the IPO.

Who are Verrica Pharmaceuticals' major shareholders?

Verrica Pharmaceuticals' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (2.42%), Kornitzer Capital Management Inc. KS (1.27%), BlackRock Inc. (1.04%), Diag Capital Management LP (0.45%), Sphera Funds Management LTD. (0.38%) and Northern Trust Corp (0.26%). Company insiders that own Verrica Pharmaceuticals stock include Chris Degnan, Joe Bonaccorso, Life Sciences Maste Perceptive, Linda Palczuk, Matt Davidson, Paul B Manning, Sean Stalfort and Ted White. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Verrica Pharmaceuticals.

Which institutional investors are selling Verrica Pharmaceuticals stock?

VRCA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Sphera Funds Management LTD. and Asymmetry Capital Management L.P.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Verrica Pharmaceuticals.

Which institutional investors are buying Verrica Pharmaceuticals stock?

VRCA stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Diag Capital Management LP, Kornitzer Capital Management Inc. KS, Pura Vida Investments LLC, BlackRock Inc., Beck Mack & Oliver LLC, Geode Capital Management LLC, Geode Capital Management LLC and Northern Trust Corp. Company insiders that have bought Verrica Pharmaceuticals stock in the last two years include Chris Degnan, Joe Bonaccorso, Life Sciences Maste Perceptive, Linda Palczuk, Paul B Manning, Sean Stalfort and Ted White. View Insider Buying and Selling for Verrica Pharmaceuticals.

How do I buy shares of Verrica Pharmaceuticals?

Shares of VRCA 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 Verrica Pharmaceuticals' stock price today?

One share of VRCA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $11.54.

How big of a company is Verrica Pharmaceuticals?

Verrica Pharmaceuticals has a market capitalization of $296.69 million. The company earns $-20,650,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($1.41) on an earnings per share basis.

What is Verrica Pharmaceuticals' official website?

The official website for Verrica Pharmaceuticals is http://www.verrica.com.

How can I contact Verrica Pharmaceuticals?

Verrica Pharmaceuticals' mailing address is 10 NORTH HIGH STREET SUITE 200, WEST CHESTER PA, 19380. The company can be reached via phone at 484-453-3300 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Verrica Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ VRCA)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  43 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  58 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  101
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Verrica Pharmaceuticals and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe VRCA will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe VRCA will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 3/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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