Zafgen Stock Price, News & Analysis (NASDAQ:ZFGN)

$0.78
+0.01 (+1.30 %)
(As of 09/20/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$0.7501
Now: $0.7779
$0.7779
50-Day Range
$0.65
MA: $0.82
$0.9967
52-Week Range
$0.63
Now: $0.7779
$12.35
Volume267,940 shs
Average Volume851,457 shs
Market Capitalization$29.07 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta-0.52
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$29.07 million
Next Earnings Date11/6/2019 (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, August, 8th. The biopharmaceutical company reported ($0.32) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of ($0.38) by $0.06. View Zafgen's Earnings History.

When is Zafgen's next earnings date?

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

What price target have analysts set for ZFGN?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Zafgen's shares. Their forecasts range from $0.78 to $17.00. On average, they expect Zafgen's share price to reach $7.06 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 807.6% 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 5 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Zafgen.

Has Zafgen been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about ZFGN stock have trended somewhat negative recently, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie scores 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 nearest to five being the most favorable. Zafgen earned a news impact score of -1.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the biopharmaceutical company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term. View News Stories for Zafgen.

Are investors shorting Zafgen?

Zafgen saw a increase in short interest in the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 501,400 shares, an increase of 61.1% from the July 31st total of 311,300 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 357,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 1.4 days. Approximately 1.5% of the company's stock 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 a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include AWM Investment Company Inc. (4.98%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (4.50%), Vanguard Group Inc. (3.70%), BlackRock Inc. (2.99%), Citadel Advisors LLC (2.60%) and Northern Trust Corp (0.92%). Company insiders that own Zafgen stock include Frances K Heller and Thomas E Hughes. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Zafgen.

Which major investors are selling Zafgen stock?

ZFGN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Vanguard Group Inc., Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc. and Northern Trust Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Zafgen.

Which major investors are buying Zafgen stock?

ZFGN stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, AWM Investment Company Inc., Worth Venture Partners LLC, Paloma Partners Management Co, Jane Street Group LLC, Morgan Stanley, Jacobs Levy Equity Management Inc. and Wedbush Securities Inc.. 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Zafgen's stock price today?

One share of ZFGN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $0.7779.

How big of a company is Zafgen?

Zafgen has a market capitalization of $29.07 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 3 Center Plaza Suite 610, BOSTON MA, 02108. 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:  306 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  277 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  583
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 9/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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