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NYSE:AZN - AstraZeneca Stock Price, Forecast & News

$47.85
-1.48 (-3.00 %)
(As of 02/17/2020 04:54 AM ET)
Today's Range
$47.40
Now: $47.85
$48.22
50-Day Range
$48.51
MA: $49.88
$51.33
52-Week Range
$36.83
Now: $47.85
$51.55
Volume6.67 million shs
Average Volume2.52 million shs
Market Capitalization$125.55 billion
P/E Ratio90.28
Dividend Yield1.78%
Beta0.48
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
SectorN/A
CUSIPN/A
WebN/A
PhoneN/A

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$22.09 billion
Cash Flow$3.12 per share
Book Value$5.54 per share

Profitability

Net Income$2.16 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees64,400
Outstanding Shares2,623,760,000
Market Cap$125.55 billion
Next Earnings Date4/24/2020 (Estimated)
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."

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

Shares of AstraZeneca split on Monday, July 27th 2015. The 2-1 split was announced on Friday, June 26th 2015. The newly created 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) posted its quarterly earnings results on Friday, February, 14th. The company reported $0.45 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.53 by $0.08. The firm had revenue of $6.66 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $6.75 billion. AstraZeneca had a net margin of 8.42% and a return on equity of 38.63%. The business's revenue was up 3.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $1.58 EPS. View AstraZeneca's Earnings History.

When is AstraZeneca's next earnings date?

AstraZeneca is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, April 24th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for AstraZeneca.

What price target have analysts set for AZN?

12 brokers have issued 1 year price objectives 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 twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 5.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for AstraZeneca.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for AstraZeneca?

12 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 6 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 headlines about AZN stock have trended somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. AstraZeneca earned a media sentiment score of 1.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term. 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), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Intel (INTC), Micron Technology (MU) and Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY).

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 variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (2.02%), Jennison Associates LLC (1.40%), Bank of America Corp DE (0.35%), GQG Partners LLC (0.27%), Franklin Resources Inc. (0.21%) and Bank of Montreal Can (0.09%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for AstraZeneca.

Which institutional investors are selling AstraZeneca stock?

AZN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Marshall Wace North America L.P., Bank of America Corp DE, Marshall Wace LLP, Bank of Montreal Can, Schafer Cullen Capital Management Inc, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. and Becker Capital Management Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for AstraZeneca.

Which institutional investors are buying AstraZeneca stock?

AZN stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, GQG Partners LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Jennison Associates LLC, Galibier Capital Management Ltd., Ariose Capital Management Ltd, Sectoral Asset Management Inc and Amundi Pioneer Asset Management 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 $47.85.

How big of a company is AstraZeneca?

AstraZeneca has a market capitalization of $125.55 billion and generates $22.09 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $2.16 billion in net income (profit) each year or $1.75 on an earnings per share basis. AstraZeneca employs 64,400 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About AstraZeneca.


MarketBeat Community Rating for AstraZeneca (NYSE AZN)

Community Ranking:  1.9 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  737 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  1,202 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,939
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 2/17/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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