NASDAQ:ZFGN - Zafgen Stock Price, News, & Analysis

$1.25
-0.03 (-2.34 %)
(As of 06/26/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$1.25
Now: $1.25
$1.33
50-Day Range
$1.27
MA: $1.98
$2.82
52-Week Range
$1.24
Now: $1.25
$12.35
Volume217,736 shs
Average Volume283,655 shs
Market Capitalization$46.66 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta-0.11
Zafgen, Inc, a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company, develops therapies for patients suffering from metabolic diseases comprising type 2 diabetes, Prader-Willi syndrome (PWS), and other metabolically related disorders. The company's lead product candidate is ZGN-1061, a fumagillin-class methionine aminopeptidase 2 (MetAP2) inhibitor administered by subcutaneous injection, which is in Phase 2 clinical trial and profiled for its utility in the treatment of type 2 diabetes and other related metabolic disorders. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Pharmaceutical preparations
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorMedical
Current SymbolNASDAQ:ZFGN
CUSIPN/A
Phone617-622-4003

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Book Value$2.53 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-61,370,000.00

Miscellaneous

Employees38
Market Cap$46.66 million
Next Earnings Date8/6/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Zafgen (NASDAQ:ZFGN) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Zafgen's stock symbol?

Zafgen trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "ZFGN."

How were Zafgen's earnings last quarter?

Zafgen Inc (NASDAQ:ZFGN) released its earnings results on Thursday, May, 9th. The biopharmaceutical company reported ($0.35) EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.40) by $0.05. View Zafgen's Earnings History.

When is Zafgen's next earnings date?

Zafgen is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August 6th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Zafgen.

What price target have analysts set for ZFGN?

7 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Zafgen's shares. Their predictions range from $4.52 to $17.00. On average, they anticipate Zafgen's stock price to reach $8.1040 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 548.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Zafgen.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Zafgen?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Zafgen in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Zafgen.

Has Zafgen been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about ZFGN stock have been trending positive on Wednesday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Zafgen earned a coverage optimism score of 2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the biopharmaceutical company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future. View News Stories for Zafgen.

Are investors shorting Zafgen?

Zafgen saw a drop in short interest during the month of June. As of June 15th, there was short interest totalling 1,078,200 shares, a drop of 23.1% from the May 15th total of 1,402,900 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 259,700 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 4.2 days. Currently, 3.3% of the shares of the company are sold short. View Zafgen's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Zafgen's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Zafgen own?

Who are Zafgen's key executives?

Zafgen's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Jeffrey S. Hatfield, CEO & Director (Age 61)
  • Ms. Patricia L. Allen, Chief Financial Officer (Age 57)
  • Dr. Dennis D. Kim M.D., MBA, Chief Medical Officer (Age 49)
  • Dr. James E. Vath, Head of Discovery & Devel. (Age 58)
  • Mr. Brian P. McVeigh, Chief Bus. Officer (Age 46)

Who are Zafgen's major shareholders?

Zafgen's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (4.10%), Assenagon Asset Management S.A. (0.59%), Hikari Power Ltd (0.40%), Acadian Asset Management LLC (0.38%), Spark Investment Management LLC (0.33%) and Wedbush Securities Inc. (0.09%). Company insiders that own Zafgen stock include Dennis D Kim, Frances K Heller and Thomas E Hughes. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Zafgen.

Which institutional investors are selling Zafgen stock?

ZFGN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Zafgen.

Which institutional investors are buying Zafgen stock?

ZFGN stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Acadian Asset Management LLC, Wedbush Securities Inc., Alambic Investment Management L.P., Hikari Power Ltd, SG Americas Securities LLC and Spark Investment Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought Zafgen stock in the last two years include Dennis D Kim and Frances K Heller. View Insider Buying and Selling for Zafgen.

How do I buy shares of Zafgen?

Shares of ZFGN 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 Zafgen's stock price today?

One share of ZFGN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $1.25.

How big of a company is Zafgen?

Zafgen has a market capitalization of $46.66 million. The biopharmaceutical company earns $-61,370,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($1.90) on an earnings per share basis. Zafgen employs 38 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Zafgen.

What is Zafgen's official website?

The official website for Zafgen is http://www.zafgen.com/.

How can I contact Zafgen?

Zafgen's mailing address is 175 PORTLAND STREET 4TH FLOOR, BOSTON MA, 02114. The biopharmaceutical company can be reached via phone at 617-622-4003 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Zafgen (NASDAQ ZFGN)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  290 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  259 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  549
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Zafgen and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ZFGN will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ZFGN will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 6/26/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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