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NYSE:AZN - AstraZeneca Stock Price, Forecast & News

$51.33
+0.82 (+1.62 %)
(As of 01/20/2020 04:46 AM ET)
Today's Range
$51.16
Now: $51.33
$51.55
50-Day Range
$47.61
MA: $49.40
$51.33
52-Week Range
$35.30
Now: $51.33
$51.55
Volume2.69 million shs
Average Volume1.98 million shs
Market Capitalization$134.68 billion
P/E Ratio62.60
Dividend Yield1.74%
Beta0.46
AstraZeneca PLC discovers, develops, and commercializes prescription medicines in the areas of oncology, cardiovascular, renal and metabolism, respiratory, autoimmunity, infection, neuroscience, and gastroenterology worldwide. Its marketed products include Arimidex, Casodex/Cosudex, Calquence, Faslodex, Imfinzi, Iressa, Lynparza, Nolvadex, Tagrisso, and Zoladex for oncology diseases; Atacand1/Atacand HCT/Atacand Plus, Brilinta/Brilique, Crestor, Plendil, Seloken/Toprol-XL, Tenormin, and Zestril for cardiovascular diseases; and Bydureon, Byetta, Farxiga/Forxiga, Kombiglyze XR, Komboglyze, Onglyza, Qtern, Symlin, Xigduo, and Xigduo XR for metabolic diseases. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Pharmaceutical preparations
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorMedical
CUSIPN/A
Phone44-20-3749-5000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$22.09 billion
Cash Flow$3.27 per share
Book Value$5.54 per share

Profitability

Net Income$2.16 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees64,400
Outstanding Shares2,623,760,000
Market Cap$134.68 billion
Next Earnings Date2/14/2020 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable

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AstraZeneca (NYSE:AZN) Frequently Asked Questions

What is AstraZeneca's stock symbol?

AstraZeneca trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "AZN."

How often does AstraZeneca pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for AstraZeneca?

AstraZeneca announced a semiannual dividend on Friday, February 15th. Shareholders of record on Friday, March 1st will be given a dividend of $0.95 per share on Wednesday, March 27th. This represents a yield of 4.64%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, February 28th. This is an increase from AstraZeneca's previous semiannual dividend of $0.45. View AstraZeneca's Dividend History.

When did AstraZeneca's stock split? How did AstraZeneca's stock split work?

AstraZeneca shares split on the morning of Monday, July 27th 2015. The 2-1 split was announced on Friday, June 26th 2015. The newly issued shares were issued to shareholders after the market closes on Friday, July 24th 2015. An investor that had 100 shares of AstraZeneca stock prior to the split would have 200 shares after the split.

How were AstraZeneca's earnings last quarter?

AstraZeneca plc (NYSE:AZN) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, October, 24th. The company reported $0.50 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.45 by $0.05. The company had revenue of $6.13 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $6.07 billion. AstraZeneca had a net margin of 8.42% and a return on equity of 38.63%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 14.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $0.71 earnings per share. View AstraZeneca's Earnings History.

When is AstraZeneca's next earnings date?

AstraZeneca is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, February 14th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for AstraZeneca.

What guidance has AstraZeneca issued on next quarter's earnings?

AstraZeneca updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Thursday, October, 24th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $3.50-3.70 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $3.62.

What price target have analysts set for AZN?

14 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price targets for AstraZeneca's stock. Their forecasts range from $40.73 to $57.00. On average, they expect AstraZeneca's share price to reach $50.68 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 1.3%. View Analyst Price Targets for AstraZeneca.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for AstraZeneca?

14 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for AstraZeneca in the last year. There are currently 4 sell ratings, 2 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for AstraZeneca.

Has AstraZeneca been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about AZN stock has been trending positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group rates the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog 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. AstraZeneca earned a news sentiment score of 3.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for AstraZeneca.

Who are some of AstraZeneca's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of AstraZeneca own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other AstraZeneca investors own include Pfizer (PFE), AT&T (T), AbbVie (ABBV), Bank of America (BAC), Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Micron Technology (MU), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Intel (INTC) and Netflix (NFLX).

Who are AstraZeneca's key executives?

AstraZeneca's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Pascal Soriot, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 60)
  • Mr. Marc Dunoyer, CFO & Exec. Director (Age 67)
  • Ms. Pam P. Cheng, Exec. Vice-Pres of Operations & Information Technology (Age 48)
  • Thomas Kudsk Larsen, Head of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Jefrey Pott, Gen. Counsel

Who are AstraZeneca's major shareholders?

AstraZeneca's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Galibier Capital Management Ltd. (0.01%), Vigilant Capital Management LLC (0.01%), Park National Corp OH (0.01%), Patten Group Inc. (0.00%), AE Wealth Management LLC (0.00%) and Archford Capital Strategies LLC (0.00%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for AstraZeneca.

Which major investors are selling AstraZeneca stock?

AZN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including United Services Automobile Association, Clean Yield Group, TIAA FSB, Archford Capital Strategies LLC, Raymond James Trust N.A., Gradient Investments LLC, Vigilant Capital Management LLC and Nisa Investment Advisors LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for AstraZeneca.

Which major investors are buying AstraZeneca stock?

AZN stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Galibier Capital Management Ltd., FNY Investment Advisers LLC, AE Wealth Management LLC, Park National Corp OH, We Are One Seven LLC, Huntington National Bank, Steward Partners Investment Advisory LLC and Patten Group Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for AstraZeneca.

How do I buy shares of AstraZeneca?

Shares of AZN 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 AstraZeneca's stock price today?

One share of AZN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $51.33.

How big of a company is AstraZeneca?

AstraZeneca has a market capitalization of $134.68 billion and generates $22.09 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $2.16 billion in net income (profit) each year or $1.73 on an earnings per share basis. AstraZeneca employs 64,400 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About AstraZeneca.

What is AstraZeneca's official website?

The official website for AstraZeneca is http://www.astrazeneca.com/.

How can I contact AstraZeneca?

AstraZeneca's mailing address is 1 FRANCIS CRICK AVENUE CAMBRIDGE BIOMEDICAL CAMPUS, CAMBRIDGE X0, CB2 0AA. The company can be reached via phone at 44-20-3749-5000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for AstraZeneca (NYSE AZN)

Community Ranking:  1.9 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  734 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  1,182 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,916
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about AstraZeneca and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe AZN will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe AZN will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 1/20/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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