NASDAQ:VSAR - Versartis Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$1.75 -0.05 (-2.78 %)
(As of 08/21/2018 04:06 AM ET)
Previous Close$1.80
Today's Range$1.75 - $1.90
52-Week Range$1.35 - $22.10
Volume266,500 shs
Average Volume542,210 shs
Market Capitalization$62.51 million
P/E Ratio-0.73
Dividend YieldN/A
Versartis logoVersartis, Inc. operates as an endocrine-focused biopharmaceutical company in the United States. It is developing somavaratan, a long-acting recombinant human growth hormone for the treatment of growth hormone deficiency. The company was founded in 2008 and is headquartered in Menlo Park, California.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Pharmaceutical preparations


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.11
Current Ratio16.99
Quick Ratio16.99


Trailing P/E Ratio-0.73
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$40,000.00
Price / Sales1,585.50
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book Value$2.31 per share
Price / Book0.76


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($2.41)
Net Income$-84,970,000.00
Net MarginsN/A
Return on Equity-54.03%
Return on Assets-37.80%


Outstanding Shares36,240,000
Market Cap$62.51 million

Versartis (NASDAQ:VSAR) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Versartis' stock symbol?

Versartis trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "VSAR."

How were Versartis' earnings last quarter?

Versartis Inc (NASDAQ:VSAR) announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, August, 7th. The biopharmaceutical company reported ($0.27) EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.96) by $0.69. View Versartis' Earnings History.

When is Versartis' next earnings date?

Versartis is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October, 25th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Versartis.

What price target have analysts set for VSAR?

9 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Versartis' stock. Their forecasts range from $3.00 to $14.00. On average, they expect Versartis' stock price to reach $5.1250 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 192.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Versartis.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Versartis?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Versartis in the last year. There are currently 8 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Versartis.

Who are some of Versartis' key competitors?

Who are Versartis' key executives?

Versartis' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Jay P. Shepard, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 60)
  • Ms. Tracy M. Woody, Chief Commercial Officer (Age 48)
  • Dr. Jeffrey L. Cleland, Co-Founder (Age 53)
  • Dr. Joshua Silverman Ph.D., Co-Founder
  • Mr. Kevin Haas, VP of Fin. (Age 53)

Has Versartis been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about VSAR stock have trended somewhat positive on Tuesday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern ranks the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Versartis earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.15 on Accern's scale. They also gave headlines about the biopharmaceutical company an impact score of 45.62 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days. View Recent Headlines for Versartis.

Who are Versartis' major shareholders?

Versartis' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Baker BROS. Advisors LP (6.70%), BlackRock Inc. (3.14%), Millennium Management LLC (2.23%), Nexthera Capital LP (1.38%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.81%) and GSA Capital Partners LLP (0.79%). Company insiders that own Versartis stock include Colin Hislop, Edmon R Jennings, Jay S Stout, Jay Shepard, John Varian, Joshua T Brumm, Kevin Haas, Life Sciences Maste Perceptive, Paul Westberg, Perceptive Advisors Llc, Shahzad Malik, Shane Ward, Srinivas Akkaraju and Tracy M Woody. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Versartis.

Which major investors are selling Versartis stock?

VSAR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Versartis company stock in the last year include Colin Hislop, Jay S Stout, Jay Shepard, Joshua T Brumm, Kevin Haas, Life Sciences Maste Perceptive, Paul Westberg, Shane Ward and Tracy M Woody. View Insider Buying and Selling for Versartis.

Which major investors are buying Versartis stock?

VSAR stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Baker BROS. Advisors LP, Nexthera Capital LP, Millennium Management LLC, Sio Capital Management LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Paloma Partners Management Co, GSA Capital Partners LLP and Spark Investment Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought Versartis stock in the last two years include Perceptive Advisors Llc and Srinivas Akkaraju. View Insider Buying and Selling for Versartis.

How do I buy shares of Versartis?

Shares of VSAR 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 Versartis' stock price today?

One share of VSAR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $1.75.

How big of a company is Versartis?

Versartis has a market capitalization of $62.51 million and generates $40,000.00 in revenue each year. The biopharmaceutical company earns $-84,970,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($2.41) on an earnings per share basis. Versartis employs 28 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Versartis?

Versartis' mailing address is 1020 Marsh Rd, Menlo Park CA, 94025. The biopharmaceutical company can be reached via phone at 650-963-8580 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Versartis (NASDAQ VSAR)

Community Ranking:  2.9 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  265 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  185 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  450
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Versartis and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe VSAR will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe VSAR will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/21/2018 by Staff

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