NASDAQ:XLRN - Acceleron Pharma Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$51.30 -0.39 (-0.75 %)
(As of 10/19/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$51.30
Today's Range$50.90 - $52.92
52-Week Range$32.53 - $59.59
Volume322,761 shs
Average Volume356,122 shs
Market Capitalization$2.38 billion
P/E Ratio-19.14
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.38
Acceleron Pharma Inc., a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company, focuses on the discovery, development, and commercialization of therapeutics to treat serious and rare diseases. Its therapeutic candidates include luspatercept, which is in Phase III clinical trials for the treatment of myelodysplastic syndromes and beta-thalassemia; Phase II clinical trials for the treatment of patients with transfusion-dependent beta-thalassemia and myelofibrosis. The company is also developing and sotatercept for the treatment of patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension. In addition, the company is developing ACE-083, a neuromuscular candidate that is in Phase II clinical trials for the treatment of patients with facioscapulohumeral dystrophy and Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease; and ACE-2494, which is in Phase I clinical trials for the treatment of systemic muscle disorders. It has a collaboration, license, and option agreement with Celgene Corporation. The company was formerly known as Phoenix Pharma, Inc. Acceleron Pharma Inc. was founded in 2003 and is headquartered in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Biological products, except diagnostic
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorMedical
SymbolNASDAQ:XLRN
CUSIPN/A
Phone617-649-9200

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio20.53
Quick Ratio20.53

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio-19.14
Forward P/E Ratio-20.36
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$13.48 million
Price / Sales175.06
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book Value$8.07 per share
Price / Book6.36

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($2.68)
Net Income$-108,450,000.00
Net Margins-795.94%
Return on Equity-30.78%
Return on Assets-29.10%

Miscellaneous

Employees139
Outstanding Shares46,000,000
Market Cap$2.38 billion

Acceleron Pharma (NASDAQ:XLRN) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Acceleron Pharma's stock symbol?

Acceleron Pharma trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "XLRN."

How were Acceleron Pharma's earnings last quarter?

Acceleron Pharma Inc (NASDAQ:XLRN) issued its earnings results on Thursday, August, 2nd. The biopharmaceutical company reported ($0.63) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.64) by $0.01. The biopharmaceutical company had revenue of $3.69 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $3.37 million. Acceleron Pharma had a negative return on equity of 30.78% and a negative net margin of 795.94%. The business's revenue was up 20.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted ($0.77) earnings per share. View Acceleron Pharma's Earnings History.

When is Acceleron Pharma's next earnings date?

Acceleron Pharma is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November 6th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Acceleron Pharma.

What price target have analysts set for XLRN?

13 brokerages have issued 1-year price targets for Acceleron Pharma's stock. Their predictions range from $33.00 to $75.00. On average, they expect Acceleron Pharma's share price to reach $56.30 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 9.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Acceleron Pharma.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Acceleron Pharma?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Acceleron Pharma in the last year. There are currently 5 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Acceleron Pharma.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Acceleron Pharma stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Acceleron Pharma stock:
  • 1. HC Wainwright analysts commented, "We are lowering our price target to $73, from $74, due to our lower YE18 cash estimate. The price target is based on probability-adjusted revenue forecasts for luspatercept, the company’s earlier stage pipeline and estimated year-end cash. We use the net present value of our revenue forecast through 2026, apply a 65% probability of success and a 2.5x price/sales multiple for luspatercept, and our year-end cash estimate to arrive at our price target." (8/3/2018)
  • 2. Cann analysts commented, "While we have not modeled ACE-083 into our outlook for Track designation received in May 2018 has the potential to move the timeline for Status announced today has the potential to positively impact pricing and exclusivity of ACE-083 in the FSHD setting. Based on this development and recently released positive results for ACE-083, we believe this program will continue to advance and will likely become a marketed drug. ACE-083 could provide upside to our outlook." (7/12/2018)

Who are some of Acceleron Pharma's key competitors?

Who are Acceleron Pharma's key executives?

Acceleron Pharma's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Habib J. Dable, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 49)
  • Dr. Thomas P. Maniatis, Co-Founder, Member of Scientific Advisory Board & Director (Age 75)
  • Mr. Kevin F. McLaughlin, CFO, Sr. VP & Treasurer (Age 62)
  • Dr. Ravindra Kumar, Chief Scientific Officer & Sr. VP (Age 58)
  • Dr. John D. Quisel, Exec. VP, Chief Bus. Officer & Sec. (Age 47)

Who are Acceleron Pharma's major shareholders?

Acceleron Pharma's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Bank of Montreal Can (0.00%). Company insiders that own Acceleron Pharma stock include Christopher Rovaldi, Corp /De/ Celgene, Jean George, John D Quisel, Joseph S Zakrzewski, Kevin F Mclaughlin, Matthew L Sherman, Ravindra Kumar, Richard F Pops, Steven D Ertel and Terrance Mcguire. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Acceleron Pharma.

Which major investors are buying Acceleron Pharma stock?

XLRN stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of Montreal Can. Company insiders that have bought Acceleron Pharma stock in the last two years include Corp /De/ Celgene and Joseph S Zakrzewski. View Insider Buying and Selling for Acceleron Pharma.

How do I buy shares of Acceleron Pharma?

Shares of XLRN 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 Acceleron Pharma's stock price today?

One share of XLRN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $51.30.

How big of a company is Acceleron Pharma?

Acceleron Pharma has a market capitalization of $2.38 billion and generates $13.48 million in revenue each year. The biopharmaceutical company earns $-108,450,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($2.68) on an earnings per share basis. Acceleron Pharma employs 139 workers across the globe.

What is Acceleron Pharma's official website?

The official website for Acceleron Pharma is http://www.acceleronpharma.com.

How can I contact Acceleron Pharma?

Acceleron Pharma's mailing address is 128 SYDNEY STREET, CAMBRIDGE MA, 02139. The biopharmaceutical company can be reached via phone at 617-649-9200 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Acceleron Pharma (NASDAQ XLRN)

Community Ranking:  3.1 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  385 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  242 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  627
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This page was last updated on 10/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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