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AstraZeneca Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSE:AZN)

$43.58
-0.02 (-0.05 %)
(As of 10/14/2019 01:58 AM ET)
Today's Range
$43.54
Now: $43.58
$44.16
50-Day Range
$42.32
MA: $44.30
$45.46
52-Week Range
$35.30
Now: $43.58
$46.22
Volume3.78 million shs
Average Volume3.30 million shs
Market Capitalization$114.34 billion
P/E Ratio25.19
Dividend Yield2.02%
Beta0.47
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$3.21 per share
Book Value$5.54 per share

Profitability

Net Income$2.16 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees64,400
Outstanding Shares2,623,760,000
Market Cap$114.34 billion
Next Earnings Date10/24/2019 (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 paid a dividend of $0.95 per share on Wednesday, March 27th. This represents a yield of 4.64%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, February 28th. This is a boost 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?

Shares of AstraZeneca split on the morning of Monday, July 27th 2015. The 2-1 split was announced on Friday, June 26th 2015. The newly minted 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) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July, 25th. The company reported $0.73 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.30 by $0.43. The company earned $5.72 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $5.57 billion. AstraZeneca had a return on equity of 35.83% and a net margin of 9.38%. AstraZeneca's revenue for the quarter was up 10.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $0.69 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 Thursday, October 24th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for AstraZeneca.

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

AstraZeneca updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Thursday, July, 25th. The company provided EPS guidance of $3.50-3.70 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $3.54.

What price target have analysts set for AZN?

18 brokerages have issued 12 month price objectives for AstraZeneca's shares. Their forecasts range from $40.73 to $50.00. On average, they anticipate AstraZeneca's share price to reach $46.12 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 5.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for AstraZeneca.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for AstraZeneca?

18 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for AstraZeneca in the last year. There are currently 4 sell ratings, 3 hold ratings and 11 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for AstraZeneca.

Has AstraZeneca been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about AZN stock has trended negative recently, according to InfoTrie. The research firm scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. AstraZeneca earned a news impact score of -2.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future. 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), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK), Micron Technology (MU), Intel (INTC) and General Electric (GE).

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 retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Park National Corp OH (0.01%), Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. (0.00%), Gradient Investments LLC (0.00%), TIAA FSB (0.00%), Town & Country Bank & Trust CO dba First Bankers Trust CO (0.00%) and Pacer Advisors Inc. (0.00%). 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 Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., Gradient Investments LLC, Town & Country Bank & Trust CO dba First Bankers Trust CO and TIAA FSB. View Insider Buying and Selling for AstraZeneca.

Which institutional investors are buying AstraZeneca stock?

AZN stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Park National Corp OH, Pacer Advisors Inc., Henry James International Management Inc., RB Capital Management LLC and Private Trust Co. NA. 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 $43.58.

How big of a company is AstraZeneca?

AstraZeneca has a market capitalization of $114.34 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:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  712 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  1,111 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,823
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 10/14/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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