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

$43.58
-0.02 (-0.05 %)
(As of 10/13/2019 04:00 PM 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 declared 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 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?

AstraZeneca's stock split on Monday, July 27th 2015. The 2-1 split was announced on Friday, June 26th 2015. The newly minted shares were distributed 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 earnings results on Thursday, July, 25th. The company reported $0.73 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate 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 was up 10.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.69 EPS. 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 earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $3.50-3.70 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $3.54.

What price target have analysts set for AZN?

18 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price targets for AstraZeneca's shares. Their predictions range from $40.73 to $50.00. On average, they anticipate AstraZeneca's stock price to reach $46.12 in the next twelve months. 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 on Sunday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group scores the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. AstraZeneca earned a daily sentiment score of -2.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near 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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors 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 major 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 major 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 10/13/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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