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NASDAQ:XLRNAcceleron Pharma Stock Price, Forecast & News

-7.34 (-6.89 %)
(As of 08/7/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $99.12
50-Day Range
MA: $101.63
52-Week Range
Now: $99.12
Volume995,701 shs
Average Volume685,374 shs
Market Capitalization$5.34 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.4Community Rank: 3.0Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 4.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.08 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Biological products, except diagnostic
Current SymbolNASDAQ:XLRN



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$73.99 million
Book Value$8.47 per share


Net Income$-124,860,000.00
Net Margins-182.31%


Market Cap$5.34 billion
Next Earnings Date11/4/2020 (Estimated)
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Acceleron Pharma (NASDAQ:XLRN) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Acceleron Pharma's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Acceleron Pharma's stock was trading at $84.39 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, XLRN shares have increased by 17.5% and is now trading at $99.12.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Acceleron Pharma?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Acceleron Pharma in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 1 hold rating and 11 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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When is Acceleron Pharma's next earnings date?

Acceleron Pharma is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November 4th 2020.
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How were Acceleron Pharma's earnings last quarter?

Acceleron Pharma Inc (NASDAQ:XLRN) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August, 6th. The biopharmaceutical company reported ($0.34) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of ($0.55) by $0.21. The biopharmaceutical company earned $39.75 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $30.08 million. Acceleron Pharma had a negative return on equity of 30.14% and a negative net margin of 182.31%. Acceleron Pharma's revenue for the quarter was up 43.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the firm earned ($0.34) EPS.
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What price target have analysts set for XLRN?

13 brokerages have issued twelve-month target prices for Acceleron Pharma's shares. Their forecasts range from $71.00 to $140.00. On average, they anticipate Acceleron Pharma's share price to reach $117.92 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 19.0% from the stock's current price.
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What are Wall Street analysts saying about Acceleron Pharma stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Acceleron Pharma stock:
  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Acceleron Pharma Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company which focuses on the discovery, development and commercialization of protein therapeutics for cancer and rare diseases. Acceleron Pharma Inc. is based in Cambridge, Massachusetts. " (1/16/2020)
  • 2. HC Wainwright analysts commented, "We are lowering our price target to $68 from $69 due to the discontinuation of ACE-083 for FSHD. Our $68 price target is based on probability-adjusted revenue forecasts for luspatercept, the company’s earlier stage pipeline, and estimated year-end cash." (9/17/2019)

Has Acceleron Pharma been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about XLRN stock have been trending very positive on Saturday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Acceleron Pharma earned a daily sentiment score of 4.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the biopharmaceutical company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days.
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Are investors shorting Acceleron Pharma?

Acceleron Pharma saw a decline in short interest during the month of July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totaling 3,120,000 shares, a decline of 6.9% from the July 15th total of 3,350,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 692,400 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 4.5 days. Approximately 6.2% of the shares of the company are sold short.
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Who are some of Acceleron Pharma's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Acceleron Pharma own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Acceleron Pharma investors own include Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Incyte (INCY), Intel (INTC), NVIDIA (NVDA), Bausch Health Companies (BHC), Cisco Systems (CSCO), LogicBio Therapeutics (LOGC), Corcept Therapeutics (CORT) and FibroGen (FGEN).

Who are Acceleron Pharma's key executives?

Acceleron Pharma's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Habib J. Dable, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 50)
  • Dr. Thomas P. Maniatis, Co-Founder, Member of Scientific Advisory Board & Director (Age 76)
  • Mr. Kevin F. McLaughlin, Sr. VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 63)
  • Dr. Ravindra Kumar, Chief Scientific Officer & Sr. VP (Age 59)
  • Dr. John D. Quisel, Exec. VP, Chief Bus. Officer & Sec. (Age 48)

What is Acceleron Pharma's stock symbol?

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

Who are Acceleron Pharma's major shareholders?

Acceleron Pharma's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include TimesSquare Capital Management LLC (1.81%), Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A. (0.71%), New York State Common Retirement Fund (0.44%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (0.30%), Rhenman & Partners Asset Management AB (0.29%) and Swiss National Bank (0.19%). Company insiders that own Acceleron Pharma stock include Adam M Veness, Corp /De/ Celgene, Habib J Dable, Jean George, John D Quisel, Joseph S Zakrzewski, Kevin F Mclaughlin, Ravindra Kumar and Sujay Kango.
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Which major investors are selling Acceleron Pharma stock?

XLRN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A., UBS Group AG, SG Americas Securities LLC, TimesSquare Capital Management LLC, Mackay Shields LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Alps Advisors Inc., and Virtus ETF Advisers LLC. Company insiders that have sold Acceleron Pharma company stock in the last year include Adam M Veness, Corp /De/ Celgene, Habib J Dable, John D Quisel, Kevin F Mclaughlin, Ravindra Kumar, and Sujay Kango.
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Which major investors are buying Acceleron Pharma stock?

XLRN stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including New York State Common Retirement Fund, Rhenman & Partners Asset Management AB, Principal Financial Group Inc., State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System, WINTON GROUP Ltd, Virtu Financial LLC, Bessemer Group Inc., and Swiss National Bank. Company insiders that have bought Acceleron Pharma stock in the last two years include Corp /De/ Celgene, and Joseph S Zakrzewski.
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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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Acceleron Pharma's stock price today?

One share of XLRN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $99.12.

How big of a company is Acceleron Pharma?

Acceleron Pharma has a market capitalization of $5.34 billion and generates $73.99 million in revenue each year. The biopharmaceutical company earns $-124,860,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($2.38) on an earnings per share basis. Acceleron Pharma employs 173 workers across the globe.

What is Acceleron Pharma's official website?

The official website for Acceleron Pharma is 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]

This page was last updated on 8/8/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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