NYSE:GSK - GlaxoSmithKline Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$40.81 -0.22 (-0.54 %)
(As of 06/22/2018 01:20 AM ET)
Previous Close$41.03
Today's Range$40.6560 - $40.93
52-Week Range$34.52 - $44.44
Volume1.75 million shs
Average Volume3.41 million shs
Market Capitalization$101.76 billion
P/E Ratio14.17
Dividend Yield5.11%
GlaxoSmithKline logoGlaxoSmithKline plc engages in the creation, discovery, development, manufacture, and marketing of vaccines, over-the-counter medicines, and health-related consumer products worldwide. It operates through four segments: Pharmaceuticals, Pharmaceuticals R&D, Vaccines, and Consumer Healthcare. The company offers pharmaceutical products comprising medicines in the therapeutic areas, such as respiratory, anti-virals, central nervous system, cardiovascular and urogenital, metabolic, anti-bacterials, dermatology, rare diseases, immuno-inflammation, and HIV, as well as vaccines. It also provides consumer healthcare products in wellness, oral health, nutrition, and skin health categories primarily under the Otrivin, Panadol, Fenistil, Lamisil, Breathe Right, Stiefel, Excedrin, Physiogel, Polident, parodontax, Poligrip, Sensodyne, Theraflu, and Voltaren brand names. The company offers its consumer healthcare products in the form of tablets, caplets, infant syrup drops, syrups, topical gels, nasal sprays, effervescents, lozenges, gum and trans-dermal patches, malted drinks and foods, and topical creams and non-medicated patches, as well as toothpastes, toothbrushes, mouth rinses, medicated mouthwashes, gels and sprays, denture adhesives, and denture cleansers. It has a discovery collaboration agreement with Kymera Therapeutics LLC. GlaxoSmithKline plc was founded in 1715 and is headquartered in Brentford, the United Kingdom.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Pharmaceutical preparations


Debt-to-Equity Ratio3.90
Current Ratio0.61
Quick Ratio0.40


Trailing P/E Ratio14.17
Forward P/E Ratio14.37
P/E Growth2.19

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$38.89 billion
Price / Sales2.60
Cash Flow$3.8176 per share
Price / Cash10.69
Book Value$1.81 per share
Price / Book22.55


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.88
Net Income$1.97 billion
Net Margins3.50%
Return on Equity144.84%
Return on Assets10.29%


Outstanding Shares2,479,430,000

GlaxoSmithKline (NYSE:GSK) Frequently Asked Questions

What is GlaxoSmithKline's stock symbol?

GlaxoSmithKline trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "GSK."

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

GlaxoSmithKline announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, April 26th. Stockholders of record on Friday, May 11th will be paid a dividend of $0.5298 per share on Thursday, July 12th. This represents a $2.12 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 5.19%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 10th. View GlaxoSmithKline's Dividend History.

How were GlaxoSmithKline's earnings last quarter?

GlaxoSmithKline plc (NYSE:GSK) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, April, 25th. The pharmaceutical company reported $0.68 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.70 by $0.02. The pharmaceutical company earned $10.04 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $10.26 billion. GlaxoSmithKline had a return on equity of 144.84% and a net margin of 3.50%. View GlaxoSmithKline's Earnings History.

When is GlaxoSmithKline's next earnings date?

GlaxoSmithKline is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July, 25th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for GlaxoSmithKline.

What price target have analysts set for GSK?

13 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for GlaxoSmithKline's shares. Their predictions range from $35.85 to $40.00. On average, they expect GlaxoSmithKline's stock price to reach $38.6167 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for GlaxoSmithKline.

Are investors shorting GlaxoSmithKline?

GlaxoSmithKline saw a decrease in short interest in May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totalling 8,497,397 shares, a decrease of 27.2% from the May 15th total of 11,675,520 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 2,406,543 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 3.5 days. View GlaxoSmithKline's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of GlaxoSmithKline's key competitors?

Who are GlaxoSmithKline's key executives?

GlaxoSmithKline's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Ms. Emma Walmsley, Chief Exec. Officer & Director (Age 48)
  • Mr. Simon P. Dingemans, Chief Financial Officer & Exec. Director (Age 54)
  • Dr. Hal V. Barron, Chief Scientific Officer, Pres of R&D and Director (Age 55)
  • Ms. Karenann K. Terrell, Chief Digital & Technology Officer (Age 56)
  • Mr. Daniel E. Troy, Sr. VP and Gen. Counsel

Has GlaxoSmithKline been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about GSK stock has been trending somewhat negative recently, according to Accern. The research group ranks the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. GlaxoSmithKline earned a news sentiment score of -0.06 on Accern's scale. They also gave news stories about the pharmaceutical company an impact score of 44.13 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future.

Who are GlaxoSmithKline's major shareholders?

GlaxoSmithKline's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Royal Bank of Canada (0.86%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.54%), Federated Investors Inc. PA (0.17%), Northern Trust Corp (0.13%), Equity Investment Corp (0.13%) and Schafer Cullen Capital Management Inc. (0.08%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for GlaxoSmithKline.

Which institutional investors are selling GlaxoSmithKline stock?

GSK stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Royal Bank of Canada, Millennium Management LLC, Federated Investors Inc. PA, SeaTown Holdings Pte. Ltd., PVG Asset Management Corp, Envestnet Asset Management Inc., SG Americas Securities LLC and Thrivent Financial for Lutherans. View Insider Buying and Selling for GlaxoSmithKline.

Which institutional investors are buying GlaxoSmithKline stock?

GSK stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Equity Investment Corp, Schafer Cullen Capital Management Inc., Fisher Asset Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., LPL Financial LLC, CIBC World Markets Inc., Northern Trust Corp and Summit Trail Advisors LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for GlaxoSmithKline.

How do I buy shares of GlaxoSmithKline?

Shares of GSK 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 GlaxoSmithKline's stock price today?

One share of GSK stock can currently be purchased for approximately $40.81.

How big of a company is GlaxoSmithKline?

GlaxoSmithKline has a market capitalization of $101.76 billion and generates $38.89 billion in revenue each year. The pharmaceutical company earns $1.97 billion in net income (profit) each year or $2.88 on an earnings per share basis. GlaxoSmithKline employs 99,827 workers across the globe.

How can I contact GlaxoSmithKline?

GlaxoSmithKline's mailing address is 980 GREAT WEST ROAD, BRENTFORD MIDDLESEX X0, TW8 9GS. The pharmaceutical company can be reached via phone at 44-20-8047-5000 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for GlaxoSmithKline (GSK)

Community Ranking:  1.7 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  390 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  728 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,118
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about GlaxoSmithKline and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe GSK will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe GSK will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 6/22/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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