NASDAQ:ZIOP - ZIOPHARM Oncology Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $3.10 +0.03 (+0.98 %) (As of 11/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$3.07Today's Range$2.91 - $3.175052-Week Range$1.90 - $5.24Volume2.32 million shsAverage Volume1.44 million shsMarket Capitalization$455.61 millionP/E Ratio-5.85Dividend YieldN/ABeta1.85 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email ZIOPHARM Oncology, Inc., a biotechnology company, focuses on acquiring, developing, and commercializing a portfolio of immuno-oncology therapies for treating heterogenous solid tumors and unknown antigens. The company develops two immuno-oncology platform technologies, including Controlled IL-12, which delivers interleukin 12 or IL-12, a master regular of the immune system, in a controlled and safe manner to focus the patient's immune system to cancer; and Sleeping Beauty (SB), which is based on the genetic engineering of T-cells using the (SB) system to rapidly reprogram T-cells outside of the body for infusion. Its lead gene therapy product candidate is Ad-RTS-hIL-12 plus veledimex, which is in Phase I clinical trial, a gene therapy product candidate to treat patients with recurrent glioblastoma. The company is also developing chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) T-cell and T-cell receptor T-cell therapies. ZIOPHARM Oncology, Inc. has collaboration agreements with Precigen, Inc., MD Anderson Cancer Center, the National Cancer Institute, and Ares Trading S.A. The company is headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts. 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Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Pharmaceutical preparations Sub-IndustryBiotechnology SectorMedical Current SymbolNASDAQ:ZIOP Previous Symbol CUSIP98973P10 Webwww.ziopharm.com Phone617-259-1970 Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current Ratio0.78 Quick Ratio0.78 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio-5.85 Forward P/E Ratio-6.08 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$6.39 million Price / Sales69.07 Cash FlowN/A Price / CashN/A Book Value($0.68) per share Price / Book-4.56 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($0.53) Net Income$-54,320,000.00 Net Margins-1,212.13% Return on EquityN/A Return on Assets-70.08% Miscellaneous Employees46 Outstanding Shares142,380,000Market Cap$455.61 million OptionableOptionable ZIOPHARM Oncology (NASDAQ:ZIOP) Frequently Asked Questions What is ZIOPHARM Oncology's stock symbol? ZIOPHARM Oncology trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "ZIOP." How were ZIOPHARM Oncology's earnings last quarter? ZIOPHARM Oncology Inc. (NASDAQ:ZIOP) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, August, 8th. The biotechnology company reported ($0.12) EPS for the quarter, hitting analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.12). View ZIOPHARM Oncology's Earnings History. When is ZIOPHARM Oncology's next earnings date? ZIOPHARM Oncology is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, March 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for ZIOPHARM Oncology. What price target have analysts set for ZIOP? 3 brokers have issued twelve-month target prices for ZIOPHARM Oncology's stock. Their forecasts range from $5.00 to $6.00. On average, they expect ZIOPHARM Oncology's share price to reach $5.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 77.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for ZIOPHARM Oncology. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for ZIOPHARM Oncology? 3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for ZIOPHARM Oncology in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for ZIOPHARM Oncology. What are Wall Street analysts saying about ZIOPHARM Oncology stock? Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about ZIOPHARM Oncology stock: 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "ZIOPHARM Oncology, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company engaged in the development and commercialization of a diverse, risk-sensitive portfolio of in-licensed cancer drugs to address unmet medical needs. The Company applies new insights from molecular and cancer biology to understand the efficacy and safety limitations of approved and developmental cancer therapies and identifies proprietary and related molecules for better patient treatment. " (5/16/2018) 2. HC Wainwright analysts commented, "We note that the biopsy analysis from the tumors of patients with rGBM, presented at SNO 2017, showed that Ad-RTS-hIL-12 plus veledimex monotherapy led to upregulation of PD-1 and PD-L1 receptors, suggesting a potential synergy between IL-12 and anti-PD-1 agents. Together with the shift to combinations, management also intends to expand the Ad-RTS-hIL-12 program beyond recurrent glioblastoma (rGBM) to include additional oncologic indications, such as breast cancer and melanoma. We note that the company plans to present an update of the biopsy analysis from the patients with rGBM and advanced breast cancer treated with Ad- RTS-hIL-12 plus veledimex at ASCO on June 4, 2018." (5/14/2018) Has ZIOPHARM Oncology been receiving favorable news coverage? Press coverage about ZIOP stock has been trending somewhat negative on Tuesday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. ZIOPHARM Oncology earned a media sentiment score of -1.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the biotechnology company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future. Are investors shorting ZIOPHARM Oncology? ZIOPHARM Oncology saw a increase in short interest in the month of October. As of October 31st, there was short interest totalling 39,145,250 shares, an increase of 3.5% from the October 15th total of 37,825,822 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,645,627 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 23.8 days. Approximately 30.7% of the shares of the stock are short sold. View ZIOPHARM Oncology's Current Options Chain. Who are some of ZIOPHARM Oncology's key competitors? Some companies that are related to ZIOPHARM Oncology include Reata Pharmaceuticals (RETA), Aimmune Therapeutics (AIMT), PTC Therapeutics (PTCT), Zogenix (ZGNX), Innoviva (INVA), Cambrex (CBM), Enanta Pharmaceuticals (ENTA), G1 Therapeutics (GTHX), Corcept Therapeutics (CORT), The Medicines (MDCO), Theravance Biopharma (TBPH), Spectrum Pharmaceuticals (SPPI), Phibro Animal Health (PAHC), Biohaven Pharmaceutical (BHVN) and Nabriva Therapeutics (NBRV). Who are ZIOPHARM Oncology's key executives? ZIOPHARM Oncology's management team includes the folowing people: Dr. Laurence James Neil Cooper, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 53)Mr. Kevin G. Lafond, Sr. VP of Fin., Chief Accounting Officer & Treasurer (Age 62)Dr. David M. Mauney M.D., Exec. VP, Chief Bus. Officer & Interim COO (Age 49)Ms. Lynn M. Ferrucci PHR, Sr. VP of HR, Facilities, IT & Admin.Mr. David Connolly, VP of Corp. Communications & Investor Relations Who are ZIOPHARM Oncology's major shareholders? ZIOPHARM Oncology's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (6.52%), Morgan Stanley (0.83%), Vident Investment Advisory LLC (0.39%), FMR LLC (0.36%), Teachers Advisors LLC (0.22%) and Alliancebernstein L.P. (0.20%). Company insiders that own ZIOPHARM Oncology stock include David M Md Mauney and Laurence James Neil Cooper. View Institutional Ownership Trends for ZIOPHARM Oncology. Which institutional investors are selling ZIOPHARM Oncology stock? ZIOP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wells Fargo & Company MN, Morgan Stanley, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Virtus ETF Advisers LLC, Janney Montgomery Scott LLC, Credit Suisse AG and Vident Investment Advisory LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for ZIOPHARM Oncology. Which institutional investors are buying ZIOPHARM Oncology stock? ZIOP stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, BlackRock Inc., Private Advisor Group LLC, First Hawaiian Bank, Jane Street Group LLC, Jefferies Group LLC, Alliancebernstein L.P. and MetLife Investment Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have bought ZIOPHARM Oncology stock in the last two years include David M Md Mauney and Laurence James Neil Cooper. View Insider Buying and Selling for ZIOPHARM Oncology. How do I buy shares of ZIOPHARM Oncology? Shares of ZIOP 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 ZIOPHARM Oncology's stock price today? One share of ZIOP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $3.10. How big of a company is ZIOPHARM Oncology? ZIOPHARM Oncology has a market capitalization of $455.61 million and generates $6.39 million in revenue each year. The biotechnology company earns $-54,320,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.53) on an earnings per share basis. ZIOPHARM Oncology employs 46 workers across the globe. What is ZIOPHARM Oncology's official website? The official website for ZIOPHARM Oncology is http://www.ziopharm.com. How can I contact ZIOPHARM Oncology? ZIOPHARM Oncology's mailing address is ONE FIRST AVENUE PARRIS BUILDING 34 NAVY YARD PLAZA, BOSTON MA, 02129. The biotechnology company can be reached via phone at 617-259-1970 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for ZIOPHARM Oncology (NASDAQ ZIOP)Community Ranking: 2.4 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 270 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 295 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 565MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about ZIOPHARM Oncology and other stocks. 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