Verona Pharma Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.02 (-0.24 %)
(As of 04/14/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $8.20
50-Day Range
MA: $8.64
52-Week Range
Now: $8.20
Volume43,115 shs
Average Volume127,376 shs
Market Capitalization$475.07 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Verona Pharma plc, a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company, focuses on development and commercialization of therapies for the treatment of respiratory diseases with unmet medical needs. Its product candidate is ensifentrine, an inhaled and dual inhibitor of the phosphodiesterase (PDE) 3 and PDE4 enzymes that acts as both a bronchodilator and an anti-inflammatory agent in a single compound, which is in Phase 2 clinical trials for the treatment of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, asthma, and cystic fibrosis. The company is developing ensifentrine in three formulations, including nebulizer, dry powder inhaler, and pressurized metered-dose inhaler. It also focuses on developing ensifentrine for the treatment of COVID-19. Verona Pharma plc was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Pharmaceutical preparations
Current SymbolNASDAQ:VRNA
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Book Value$3.28 per share


Net Income$-40,780,000.00


Market Cap$475.07 million
Next Earnings Date4/29/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable


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Overall MarketRank

1.69 out of 5 stars

Medical Sector

282nd out of 2,019 stocks

Pharmaceutical Preparations Industry

122nd out of 772 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.5Community Rank: 3.5Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 0.8Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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(As of 04/14/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Verona Pharma (NASDAQ:VRNA) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Verona Pharma a buy right now?

3 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Verona Pharma in the last twelve months. There are currently 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" Verona Pharma stock.
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Are investors shorting Verona Pharma?

Verona Pharma saw a increase in short interest during the month of March. As of March 15th, there was short interest totaling 98,100 shares, an increase of 104.8% from the February 28th total of 47,900 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 126,100 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 0.8 days.
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When is Verona Pharma's next earnings date?

Verona Pharma is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, April 29th 2021.
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How were Verona Pharma's earnings last quarter?

Verona Pharma plc (NASDAQ:VRNA) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, February, 25th. The company reported ($0.53) EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.34) by $0.19.
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How has Verona Pharma's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus?

Verona Pharma's stock was trading at $4.84 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, VRNA shares have increased by 69.4% and is now trading at $8.20.
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What price target have analysts set for VRNA?

3 brokers have issued 1-year target prices for Verona Pharma's stock. Their forecasts range from $17.00 to $23.00. On average, they expect Verona Pharma's stock price to reach $19.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 131.7% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Verona Pharma's key executives?

Verona Pharma's management team includes the following people:
  • Dr. David S. Zaccardelli, Pres, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 56, Pay $701.63k)
  • Mr. Mark W. Hahn, Chief Financial Officer (Age 58, Pay $560.07k)
  • Dr. Kathleen A. Rickard, Chief Medical Officer (Age 63, Pay $722.76k)
  • Ms. Claire Louise Poll L.C.S.W., B.A., B Juris, LLB, ASIA, Gen. Counsel (Age 54)
  • Ms. Victoria Stewart, Director of Communications
  • Dr. Peter Spargo, Sr. VP of Chemistry Manufacturing & Controls (Age 59)
  • Ms. Nina Church, Exec. Director of Global Clinical Devel.
  • Mr. Benjamin Harber, Company Sec.
  • Mr. Christopher Martin, VP of Commercial

Who are some of Verona Pharma's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Verona Pharma own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Verona Pharma investors own include Sorrento Therapeutics (SRNE), Dynavax Technologies (DVAX), Trevena (TRVN), Pfizer (PFE), Citius Pharmaceuticals (CTXR), electroCore (ECOR), Inovio Pharmaceuticals (INO), SCYNEXIS (SCYX), VBI Vaccines (VBIV) and Vaxart (VXRT).

When did Verona Pharma IPO?

(VRNA) raised $61 million in an initial public offering on Thursday, April 27th 2017. The company issued 4,500,000 shares at $13.49 per share. Jefferies and Stifel acted as the underwriters for the IPO and Wedbush PacGrow and SunTrust Robinson Humphrey were co-managers.

What is Verona Pharma's stock symbol?

Verona Pharma trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "VRNA."

How do I buy shares of Verona Pharma?

Shares of VRNA 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 Verona Pharma's stock price today?

One share of VRNA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $8.20.

How much money does Verona Pharma make?

Verona Pharma has a market capitalization of $475.07 million. The company earns $-40,780,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($3.10) on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Verona Pharma have?

Verona Pharma employs 25 workers across the globe.

What is Verona Pharma's official website?

The official website for Verona Pharma is

Where are Verona Pharma's headquarters?

Verona Pharma is headquartered at 3 MORE LONDON RIVERSIDE, LONDON X0, SE1 2RE.

How can I contact Verona Pharma?

Verona Pharma'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]

This page was last updated on 4/15/2021 by Staff
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