NASDAQ:VRNA - VERONA PHARMA P/S Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $6.23 +0.32 (+5.41 %) (As of 05/26/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$6.23Today's Range$5.87 - $6.2952-Week Range$5.52 - $17.16Volume7,395 shsAverage Volume9,136 shsMarket Capitalization$82.02 millionP/E RatioN/ADividend YieldN/ABeta-1.14 ProfileAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Verona Pharma plc, a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company, develops and commercializes therapeutics to treat respiratory diseases. The company's product candidate is RPL554, an inhaled dual inhibitor of the enzymes phosphodiesterase 3 and 4, which has completed Phase I and II clinical trials that acts as a bronchodilator and an anti-inflammatory agent for the treatment of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, cystic fibrosis, chronic asthma, and allergic rhinitis. Verona Pharma plc was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom. Receive VRNA News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for VRNA and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Pharmaceutical preparations Sub-IndustryN/A SectorMedical Current SymbolNASDAQ:VRNA Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A CIK1657312 Webhttp://www.veronapharma.com/ Phone44-20-3283-4200Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current Ratio10.43 Quick Ratio10.43Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E RatioN/A Forward P/E RatioN/A P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual SalesN/A Price / SalesN/A Cash FlowN/A Price / Cash FlowN/A Book Value$5.75 per share Price / Book1.08Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($2.02) Net Income$-26,560,000.00 Net MarginsN/A Return on Equity-15.56% Return on Assets-13.26%Miscellaneous Employees22 Outstanding Shares13,166,000Market Cap$82.02 million Next Earnings Date8/6/2019 (Estimated) OptionableNot Optionable VERONA PHARMA P/S (NASDAQ:VRNA) Frequently Asked Questions What is VERONA PHARMA P/S's stock symbol? VERONA PHARMA P/S trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "VRNA." How were VERONA PHARMA P/S's earnings last quarter? VERONA PHARMA P/S (NASDAQ:VRNA) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, May, 7th. The company reported ($0.53) earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.57) by $0.04. View VERONA PHARMA P/S's Earnings History. When is VERONA PHARMA P/S's next earnings date? VERONA PHARMA P/S is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August 6th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for VERONA PHARMA P/S. What price target have analysts set for VRNA? 3 equities research analysts have issued 1-year target prices for VERONA PHARMA P/S's stock. Their predictions range from $17.00 to $58.00. On average, they anticipate VERONA PHARMA P/S's share price to reach $33.6667 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 440.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for VERONA PHARMA P/S. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for VERONA PHARMA P/S? 3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for VERONA PHARMA P/S in the last year. There are currently 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for VERONA PHARMA P/S. What are Wall Street analysts saying about VERONA PHARMA P/S stock? Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about VERONA PHARMA P/S stock: 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Verona Pharma plc is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company. It researches, discovers and develops therapeutic drugs to treat respiratory diseases primarily in the United Kingdom and North America. Verona Pharma plc is based in London, the United Kingdom. " (4/30/2019) 2. Wedbush analysts commented, "FDA approved Cabometyx (cabozantinib) for patients with advanced HCC post sorafenib treatment. The approval is an important milestone supporting cabozantinib growth beyond RCC and MTC into the large HCC opportunity. The approval is based on Ph3 Celestial data demonstrating statistically significant improvements in OS of cabozantinib (10.2 months) vs placebo (8.0 months). Median PFS was more than doubled with cabozantinib (5.2 months) vs placebo (1.9 months). Safety was acceptable with 16% discontinuations on drug. We expect an immediate launch since sales force was prepared and a small impact on SG&A. We expect launch ramp in HCC slightly below RCC despite the unmet need, since HCC treatment regimen is less well established and involves outsized use of radiation therapy. HCC approval should support continued cabozantinib growth." (1/14/2019) Has VERONA PHARMA P/S been receiving favorable news coverage? News headlines about VRNA stock have been trending somewhat negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. VERONA PHARMA P/S earned a media sentiment score of -1.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the company a news buzz of 9.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term. Who are some of VERONA PHARMA P/S's key competitors? Some companies that are related to VERONA PHARMA P/S include Five Prime Therapeutics (FPRX), XBiotech (XBIT), Beyondspring (BYSI), Kezar Life Sciences (KZR), Abeona Therapeutics (ABEO), Xeris Pharmaceuticals (XERS), Merus (MRUS), Molecular Templates (MTEM), ImmunoGen (IMGN), Geron (GERN), Immune Design (IMDZ), Kadmon (KDMN), Dova Pharmaceuticals (DOVA), Zynerba Pharmaceuticals (ZYNE) and resTORbio (TORC). What other stocks do shareholders of VERONA PHARMA P/S own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other VERONA PHARMA P/S investors own include Ligand Pharmaceuticals (LGND), Nightstar Therapeutics (NITE), Supernus Pharmaceuticals (SUPN), MOTIF BIO PLC/S (MTFB), SUMMIT THERAPEU/S (SMMT), Teva Pharmaceutical Industries (TEVA), Cara Therapeutics (CARA), Celgene (CELG), OASMIA PHARMACE/ADR (OASM) and Portola Pharmaceuticals (PTLA). Who are VERONA PHARMA P/S's key executives? VERONA PHARMA P/S's management team includes the folowing people: Dr. Jan-Anders Karlsson, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 64)Mr. Piers John Morgan, Chief Financial Officer (Age 53)Ms. Claire Louise Poll L.C.S.W., B.A., B Juris, LLB, ASIA, Gen. Counsel (Age 52)Ms. Victoria Stewart, Director of CommunicationsDr. Peter Spargo, Sr. VP of Chemistry Manufacturing & Controls (Age 57) When did VERONA PHARMA P/S IPO? (VRNA) raised $61 million in an IPO on Thursday, April 27th 2017. The company issued 4,500,000 shares at a price of $13.49 per share. Jefferies and Stifel served as the underwriters for the IPO and Wedbush PacGrow and SunTrust Robinson Humphrey were co-managers. Who are VERONA PHARMA P/S's major shareholders? VERONA PHARMA P/S's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include venBio Partners LLC (6.66%), Wedbush Securities Inc. (0.19%), IHT Wealth Management LLC (0.13%) and Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.09%). Which institutional investors are buying VERONA PHARMA P/S stock? VRNA stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including venBio Partners LLC, IHT Wealth Management LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC and Wedbush Securities Inc.. How do I buy shares of VERONA PHARMA P/S? Shares of VRNA 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 VERONA PHARMA P/S's stock price today? One share of VRNA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $6.23. How big of a company is VERONA PHARMA P/S? VERONA PHARMA P/S has a market capitalization of $82.02 million. The company earns $-26,560,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($2.02) on an earnings per share basis. VERONA PHARMA P/S employs 22 workers across the globe. What is VERONA PHARMA P/S's official website? The official website for VERONA PHARMA P/S is http://www.veronapharma.com/. How can I contact VERONA PHARMA P/S? VERONA PHARMA P/S's mailing address is 3 MORE LONDON RIVERSIDE, LONDON X0, SE1 2RE. The company can be reached via phone at 44-20-3283-4200 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for VERONA PHARMA P/S (NASDAQ VRNA)Community Ranking: 3.3 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 181 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 95 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 276MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about VERONA PHARMA P/S and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe VRNA will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe VRNA will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 5/26/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is required to own or exchange cryptocurrency? Receive Analysts' Upgrades and Downgrades Daily Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.