NASDAQ:WVE - Wave Life Sciences Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $25.02 -0.03 (-0.12 %) (As of 05/22/2019 03:37 PM ET)Previous Close$25.05Today's Range$24.81 - $25.1852-Week Range$22.90 - $56.00Volume3,796 shsAverage Volume462,082 shsMarket Capitalization$857.19 millionP/E RatioN/ADividend YieldN/ABeta0.56 ProfileAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Wave Life Sciences Ltd., a clinical stage genetic medicine company, designs, optimizes, and produces of novel stereopure oligonucleotides through PRISM, a discovery and drug developing platform. The company is primarily developing oligonucleotides that target genetic defects to either reduce the expression of disease-promoting proteins or transform the production of dysfunctional mutant proteins into the production of functional proteins. It focuses on proprietary programs in neurology in the central nervous system and neuromuscular system. The company has a research, license, and option agreement with Pfizer Inc. and Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited for the research, development, and commercialization of stereopure oligonucleotide therapeutics and oligonucleotide therapeutics. Wave Life Sciences Ltd. was founded in 2012 and is based in Singapore. Receive WVE News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for WVE 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:WVE Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A CIK1631574 Webhttp://www.wavelifesciences.com/ Phone65-6236-3388Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.16 Current Ratio2.39 Quick Ratio1.56Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E RatioN/A Forward P/E RatioN/A P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$14.41 million Price / Sales59.49 Cash FlowN/A Price / Cash FlowN/A Book Value$5.75 per share Price / Book4.35Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($5.06) Net Income$-146,650,000.00 Net Margins-971.48% Return on Equity-120.60% Return on Assets-44.31%Miscellaneous Employees250 Outstanding Shares34,260,000Market Cap$857.19 million Next Earnings Date8/8/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable Wave Life Sciences (NASDAQ:WVE) Frequently Asked Questions What is Wave Life Sciences' stock symbol? Wave Life Sciences trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "WVE." How were Wave Life Sciences' earnings last quarter? Wave Life Sciences Ltd (NASDAQ:WVE) issued its quarterly earnings results on Friday, May, 10th. The company reported ($1.36) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of ($1.19) by $0.17. The business earned $3.03 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $9.66 million. Wave Life Sciences had a negative return on equity of 120.60% and a negative net margin of 971.48%. View Wave Life Sciences' Earnings History. When is Wave Life Sciences' next earnings date? Wave Life Sciences is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August 8th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Wave Life Sciences. What price target have analysts set for WVE? 5 brokerages have issued twelve-month price objectives for Wave Life Sciences' stock. Their predictions range from $33.00 to $65.00. On average, they anticipate Wave Life Sciences' stock price to reach $50.80 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 103.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Wave Life Sciences. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Wave Life Sciences? 5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Wave Life Sciences in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Wave Life Sciences. What are Wall Street analysts saying about Wave Life Sciences stock? Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Wave Life Sciences stock: 1. HC Wainwright analysts commented, "We value WAVE $33 per share, which reflects: (1) elimination of the DMD franchise from our model; (2) estimated launch of the FTD and ALS programs pushed out to 2025 from prior 2023; and (3) estimated launch in HD pushed out to 2025 from prior 2023, which reflects the Phase 3 design and duration of a peer program. Our $33 target is based on a risk-adjusted, sum-of-the-parts DCF analysis: beta of 1.15, terminal growth rate of 0.5%, risk premium of 4.93%, calculated WACC of 8.3%, and tax rate of 15% beginning in FY 2030, and is now 100% leveraged to the company’s CNS portfolio." (5/13/2019) 2. According to Zacks Investment Research, "WAVE Life Sciences Pte. Ltd. is a preclinical biopharmaceutical company. It designs, develops and commercializes nucleic acid therapeutic candidates for Huntington's disease, Duchenne muscular dystrophy and inflammatory bowel disease. Huntington's disease, the Company has programs targeting HTT SNP-1 and HTT SNP-2; DMD, targeting Exon 51 and in IBD, it is targeting SMAD7. The Company has late-stage discovery programs in epidermolysis bullosa simplex, in which it is targeting KRT14 SNP-1 and KRT14 SNP-2 and in DMD, it is focused on an additional DMD target, Activin Receptor type IIb. WAVE Life Sciences Pte. Ltd. is based in Singapore. " (3/9/2019) Has Wave Life Sciences been receiving favorable news coverage? Media coverage about WVE stock has been trending negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Wave Life Sciences earned a news sentiment score of -2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future. Who are some of Wave Life Sciences' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Wave Life Sciences include Global Blood Therapeutics (GBT), FibroGen (FGEN), Agios Pharmaceuticals (AGIO), Amicus Therapeutics (FOLD), Biohaven Pharmaceutical (BHVN), Arena Pharmaceuticals (ARNA), Reata Pharmaceuticals (RETA), Intercept Pharmaceuticals (ICPT), Amneal Pharmaceuticals (AMRX), Mirati Therapeutics (MRTX), The Medicines (MDCO), Uniqure (QURE), Myokardia (MYOK), PTC Therapeutics (PTCT) and Emergent Biosolutions (EBS). What other stocks do shareholders of Wave Life Sciences own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Wave Life Sciences investors own include Exelixis (EXEL), TherapeuticsMD (TXMD), Spark Therapeutics (ONCE), Editas Medicine (EDIT), Gilead Sciences (GILD), GTX (GTXI), GW Pharmaceuticals PLC- (GWPH), Neurocrine Biosciences (NBIX), NVIDIA (NVDA) and SAGE Therapeutics (SAGE). Who are Wave Life Sciences' key executives? Wave Life Sciences' management team includes the folowing people: Dr. Paul B. Bolno, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 45)Dr. Christopher Francis Ph.D., Sr. VP of Corp. Devel. & Head of Emerging Areas (Age 41)Dr. Chandra Vargeese, Sr. VP of Drug Discovery (Age 58)Dr. Takeshi Wada, Scientific Advisor (Age 57)Mr. Keith C. Regnante, Chief Financial Officer (Age 49) Who are Wave Life Sciences' major shareholders? Wave Life Sciences' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Janus Henderson Group PLC (8.55%), Redmile Group LLC (8.26%), BlackRock Inc. (4.96%), Wellington Management Group LLP (2.34%), ArrowMark Colorado Holdings LLC (1.43%) and FMR LLC (1.16%). Company insiders that own Wave Life Sciences stock include Chandra Vargeese, Chris Francis, Gregory L Verdine, Keith Regnante, Masaharu Tanaka, Michael A Panzara, Paul Bolno and Ra Capital Management, Llc. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Wave Life Sciences. Which institutional investors are selling Wave Life Sciences stock? WVE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Morgan Stanley, WS Management Lllp, Wells Fargo & Company MN and Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC. Company insiders that have sold Wave Life Sciences company stock in the last year include Chandra Vargeese, Chris Francis, Gregory L Verdine, Keith Regnante, Michael A Panzara and Paul Bolno. View Insider Buying and Selling for Wave Life Sciences. Which institutional investors are buying Wave Life Sciences stock? WVE stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Janus Henderson Group PLC, Wellington Management Group LLP, Redmile Group LLC, Marshall Wace North America L.P., BlackRock Inc., Spark Investment Management LLC, Marshall Wace LLP and Fosun International Ltd. View Insider Buying and Selling for Wave Life Sciences. How do I buy shares of Wave Life Sciences? Shares of WVE 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 Wave Life Sciences' stock price today? One share of WVE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $25.02. How big of a company is Wave Life Sciences? Wave Life Sciences has a market capitalization of $857.19 million and generates $14.41 million in revenue each year. The company earns $-146,650,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($5.06) on an earnings per share basis. Wave Life Sciences employs 250 workers across the globe. What is Wave Life Sciences' official website? The official website for Wave Life Sciences is http://www.wavelifesciences.com/. How can I contact Wave Life Sciences? Wave Life Sciences' mailing address is 7 STRAITS VIEW #12-00 MARINA ONE EAST TOWER, SINGAPORE U0, 018936. The company can be reached via phone at 65-6236-3388 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Wave Life Sciences (NASDAQ WVE)Community Ranking: 2.7 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 258 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 212 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 470MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Wave Life Sciences and other stocks. 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