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LGND [NASD]
Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated
Index- P/E3.33 EPS (ttm)35.15 Insider Own2.90% Shs Outstand20.55M Perf Week-0.05%
Market Cap2.40B Forward P/E31.03 EPS next Y3.77 Insider Trans0.92% Shs Float18.91M Perf Month8.85%
Income765.00M PEG0.33 EPS next Q0.55 Inst Own- Short Float37.27% Perf Quarter-7.05%
Sales238.80M P/S10.06 EPS this Y212.30% Inst Trans-0.01% Short Ratio20.89 Perf Half Y-8.92%
Book/sh52.82 P/B2.21 EPS next Y15.51% ROA42.80% Target Price197.00 Perf Year-47.12%
Cash/sh73.06 P/C1.60 EPS next 5Y10.20% ROE103.30% 52W Range98.56 - 278.62 Perf YTD-13.84%
Dividend- P/FCF- EPS past 5Y69.60% ROI11.20% 52W High-58.04% Beta1.33
Dividend %- Quick Ratio8.30 Sales past 5Y38.70% Gross Margin96.10% 52W Low18.63% ATR3.69
Employees116 Current Ratio8.40 Sales Q/Q-22.60% Oper. Margin- RSI (14)54.39 Volatility3.52% 3.07%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq0.60 EPS Q/Q1371.60% Profit Margin- Rel Volume0.55 Prev Close116.53
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq0.57 EarningsAug 01 AMC Payout0.00% Avg Volume337.43K Price116.92
Recom2.00 SMA202.23% SMA502.45% SMA200-15.26% Volume185,199 Change0.33%
Jun-11-19Initiated Barclays Equal Weight $131
May-03-19Reiterated H.C. Wainwright Buy $254 → $214
Mar-06-19Reiterated H.C. Wainwright Buy $281 → $254
Oct-29-18Upgrade ROTH Capital Neutral → Buy
Oct-02-18Reiterated H.C. Wainwright Buy $270 → $280
Sep-11-18Reiterated Argus Buy $260 → $300
Aug-17-18Initiated Goldman Neutral $256
Aug-08-18Downgrade ROTH Capital Buy → Neutral
Jun-21-18Initiated Argus Buy $260
Dec-27-17Reiterated H.C. Wainwright Buy $163 → $169
Sep-05-17Resumed H.C. Wainwright Buy $150
Oct-05-16Reiterated H.C. Wainwright Buy $146 → $160
Aug-05-16Downgrade Deutsche Bank Hold → Sell $104 → $110
Mar-11-16Initiated Sidoti Buy
Mar-03-16Initiated H.C. Wainwright Buy $146
Dec-18-15Reiterated ROTH Capital Buy $144 → $146
Nov-19-15Reiterated ROTH Capital Buy $138 → $144
Sep-30-15Reiterated ROTH Capital Buy $135 → $140
Jun-19-15Reiterated Cantor Fitzgerald Hold $86 → $93
Jun-15-15Downgrade Deutsche Bank Buy → Hold $94
Jul-16-19 11:19AM  Lemelson Capital Management Announces 1H, 2019 Financial Results for The Amvona Fund, LP PR Newswire
Jul-15-19 09:00AM  Ligand to Report Second Quarter 2019 Results on July 30th Business Wire
Jul-12-19 07:36AM  Is Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (NASDAQ:LGND) Expensive For A Reason? A Look At Its Intrinsic Value Simply Wall St.
Jul-10-19 09:00AM  Ligand Announces Positive Top Line Results from Phase 1 Clinical Trial of Captisol-enabled Iohexol Business Wire
Jul-08-19 08:30AM  Ligand and SQ Innovation Enter into Exclusive Worldwide Captisol® License and Supply Agreements for High-Concentration Furosemide Formulation PR Newswire
Jul-01-19 09:00AM  ZULRESSO (brexanolone) CIV, a Product for Treating Postpartum Depression Using Ligands Captisol® in its Formulation, Launched by Sage Therapeutics Business Wire
Jun-20-19 02:52PM  What does Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated's (NASDAQ:LGND) Balance Sheet Tell Us About Its Future? Simply Wall St.
Jun-13-19 09:36AM  Ligand Inks Oncology Drug Discovery Deal With PhoreMost Zacks
Jun-12-19 09:00AM  Ligand Subsidiary Vernalis and PhoreMost Limited Announce Drug Discovery Collaboration for Novel Oncology Target Business Wire
Jun-10-19 01:54PM  Is Ligand Pharmaceuticals Inc. (LGND) A Good Stock To Buy? Insider Monkey
Jun-03-19 11:52AM  Should You Worry About Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated's (NASDAQ:LGND) CEO Salary Level? Simply Wall St.
May-31-19 09:15PM  Ligand Pharmaceuticals Inc (LGND) CEO John L Higgins Bought $108,200 of Shares GuruFocus.com
May-20-19 09:04AM  Ligand Grants Preclinical Candidate Rights to UK-based Firm Zacks
May-17-19 09:00AM  Ligand Licenses VER250840 to Cumulus Oncology Business Wire
May-14-19 10:15PM  Ligand Pharmaceuticals Inc (LGND) CEO John L Higgins Bought $283,750 of Shares GuruFocus.com
May-10-19 12:21PM  A Closer Look At Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated's (NASDAQ:LGND) Impressive ROE Simply Wall St.
May-09-19 06:57AM  AMAG Q1 Loss Wider Than Expected, Revenues Lag Estimates Zacks
May-08-19 04:00PM  Mallinckrodt (MNK) Beats on Q1 Earnings & Sales, Raises View Zacks
May-07-19 09:42PM  Edited Transcript of LGND earnings conference call or presentation 2-May-19 8:30pm GMT Thomson Reuters StreetEvents
01:51PM  Mylan's (MYL) Q1 Earnings Beat Estimates, Revenues Miss Zacks
08:56AM  Ultragenyx (RARE) Reports Wider-Than-Expected Loss in Q1 Zacks
May-06-19 02:52PM  Novan adds more cash, now confident it can execute American City Business Journals
09:00AM  Novan Completes Funding Transaction with Ligand Pharmaceuticals GlobeNewswire
09:00AM  Ligand Acquires Milestone and Royalty Rights to SB206 from Novan, Inc. Business Wire
May-03-19 08:42AM  Ligand (LGND) Q1 Earnings & Sales Fall Y/Y, Stock Down Zacks
07:49AM  The Daily Biotech Pulse: Obseva Reports Positive Endometriosis Drug Trial, Assembly Biosciences Execs Depart, Coherus Settles With Amgen Benzinga
May-02-19 09:56PM  Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (LGND) Q1 2019 Earnings Call Transcript Motley Fool
06:05PM  Ligand Pharmaceuticals (LGND) Q1 Earnings Lag Estimates Zacks
05:00PM  Ligand: 1Q Earnings Snapshot Associated Press
04:01PM  Ligand Reports First Quarter 2019 Financial Results Business Wire
09:00AM  Ligand Completes Enrollment of Phase 1 Clinical Trial of Captisol-enabled Iohexol Business Wire
Apr-29-19 09:32AM  Is Ligand Pharmaceuticals Inc. (LGND) A Good Stock To Buy? Insider Monkey
Apr-25-19 10:34AM  Ligand Pharmaceuticals (LGND) Reports Next Week: Wall Street Expects Earnings Growth Zacks
Apr-24-19 05:57PM  Like Amazon, these stocks have 100% buy ratings from analysts MarketWatch
Apr-19-19 12:19PM  5 Top Biotech Stocks to Buy in 2019 Motley Fool
Apr-18-19 09:00AM  Ligand to Report First Quarter 2019 Results on May 2nd Business Wire
Apr-10-19 12:24PM  Is Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (NASDAQ:LGND) A Financially Sound Company? Simply Wall St.
Mar-21-19 09:00AM  Ligand to Receive Milestone and Royalties as Result of FDA Approval of Sage Therapeutics ZULRESSO (brexanolone) Injection Business Wire
Mar-19-19 12:26PM  Zacks.com featured highlights include: Catabasis, Ligand, Key, Carbonite and Second Sight Zacks
Mar-18-19 09:02AM  Rising P/E an Overlooked Criterion: 5 Top Stocks Zacks
Mar-15-19 03:15PM  Ligand Pharmaceuticals Inc (LGND) CEO John L Higgins Bought $285,725 of Shares GuruFocus.com
09:30AM  LGND vs. ILMN: Which Stock Should Value Investors Buy Now? Zacks
Mar-13-19 09:11AM  Zacks.com featured expert Kevin Matras highlights: Sallie Mae, United Continental, Celgene and Ligand Pharmaceuticals Zacks
Mar-12-19 04:01PM  Ligand to Participate in Four Upcoming Investor Conferences Business Wire
10:00AM  Ligand Provides Highlights from Todays Analyst Day Event Business Wire
09:42AM  4 High Earnings Yield Stocks to Strengthen Your Portfolio Zacks
Mar-11-19 10:00AM  Sermonix to Present at Boston Oncology Investor Conference on Potential for Lasofoxifene in Metastatic Breast Cancer Treatment GlobeNewswire
Mar-09-19 09:31AM  Ligand (LGND) Down 9.1% Since Last Earnings Report: Can It Rebound? Zacks
Mar-07-19 11:22AM  Investors Who Bought Ligand Pharmaceuticals Shares Five Years Ago Are Now Up 46% Simply Wall St.
Mar-06-19 03:49PM  Here's Why Ligand Pharmaceuticals Is Having a Bad Day Motley Fool -11.68%
09:05AM  Ligand Sells Promacta Rights for $827M, Updates '19 View Zacks
Mar-05-19 04:01PM  Ligand Sells Promacta Assets and Royalty for $827 Million Business Wire
07:10AM  Detailed Research: Economic Perspectives on Twenty-First Century Fox, Acadia Healthcare, Targa Resources, WellCare Health Plans, Ligand Pharmaceuticals, and Duke Energy What Drives Growth in Today's Competitive Landscape GlobeNewswire
Mar-04-19 10:00AM  Sermonix to Present Poster at ENDO 2019 on Lasofoxifenes Potent Anti-Tumor Activity in ESR1 Hormone-Resistant Breast Cancer GlobeNewswire
Feb-21-19 09:00AM  Reminder: Ligand to Host Analyst Day on March 12th in New York City Business Wire
Feb-13-19 03:34PM  Biotech Stock Roundup: Regeneron Impresses in Q4, Gilead Slumps, MacroGenics Soars Zacks
Feb-11-19 05:15PM  Edited Transcript of LGND earnings conference call or presentation 7-Feb-19 9:30pm GMT Thomson Reuters StreetEvents
09:39AM  Merrimack (MACK) Stock Up Year to Date: Is a Rebound Likely? Zacks
Feb-08-19 10:00AM  AMAG Q4 Loss Narrower Than Expected, Revenues Lag Estimates Zacks
08:03AM  Ligand (LGND) Beats on Q4 Earnings & Sales, Raises '19 View Zacks
Feb-07-19 09:57PM  Ligand Pharmaceuticals Inc (LGND) Q4 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript Motley Fool
05:20PM  Ligand Pharmaceuticals (LGND) Q4 Earnings and Revenues Top Estimates Zacks
04:21PM  Ligand: 4Q Earnings Snapshot Associated Press
04:01PM  Ligand Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2018 Financial Results Business Wire
09:00AM  Ligand Announces OmniAb® Partnership with Genagon Therapeutics Business Wire
Feb-06-19 10:31AM  Vertex (VRTX) Q4 Earnings Beat on Solid CF Products Sales Zacks
Feb-04-19 04:01PM  Ligand Announces Investment in Dianomi Therapeutics Business Wire
Feb-01-19 07:40AM  Consolidated Research: 2019 Summary Expectations for Micron Technology, Quidel, Ligand Pharmaceuticals, Altra Industrial Motion, USG, and Equity Lifestyle Properties Fundamental Analysis, Key Performance Indications GlobeNewswire
Jan-29-19 12:34PM  Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. is Investigating Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (LGND) on Behalf of Stockholders and Encourages LGND Investors to Contact the Firm GlobeNewswire
Jan-25-19 09:00AM  Ligand Partner Seelos Therapeutics Becomes a Public Company Business Wire
Jan-24-19 08:01AM  Seelos Therapeutics, Inc. Announces Successful Completion of its Merger with Apricus Biosciences, Inc. to Advance Late-Stage Pipeline of Products for Central Nervous System (CNS) Disorders GlobeNewswire
Jan-18-19 10:42AM  Who Has Been Selling Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (NASDAQ:LGND) Shares? Simply Wall St. +6.48%
Jan-17-19 08:00PM  INVESTOR ALERT: Kirby McInerney LLP Announces an Investigation of Shareholder Claims Against Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated Business Wire
01:40PM  Viking Therapeutics Stock Regains Ground Investopedia
12:45PM  Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. is Investigating Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (LGND) on Behalf of Stockholders and Encourages LGND Investors to Contact the Firm GlobeNewswire
11:31AM  Ligand (LGND) Takes a Hit on Citron's Negative Research Report Zacks
10:00AM  SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Announces Investigation of Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (LGND) GlobeNewswire
08:06AM  The Daily Biotech Pulse: FDA Panel Backs Amgen's Hypertension Drug, Adamis Allergy Drug Launched In US Benzinga
08:00AM  Today's Research Reports on Trending Tickers: Ligand Pharmaceuticals and FibroGen ACCESSWIRE
06:59AM  Rev. Fr. Emmanuel Lemelson Renews Call for Investigation in Alleged Accounting and Securities Fraud, SEC Failures, at Ligand Pharmaceuticals PR Newswire
06:55AM  Citron Says Ligand Has 80% Downside in Explosive Note Investopedia
Jan-16-19 08:29PM  Here's Why Ligand Pharmaceuticals Plummeted 16% Today Motley Fool -16.48%
06:38PM  Wolf Popper LLP Announces Investigation on Behalf of Investors in Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated PR Newswire
04:22PM  Ligand Pharmaceuticals Tumbles After Short-Seller Andrew Left Slams the Stock TheStreet.com
04:18PM  Ligand Crashes To Nearly 2-Year Low After Short-Seller Bashes It Investor's Business Daily
03:35PM  Ligand Pharmaceuticals Hit By Bearish Citron Report Benzinga
02:08PM  Former California Deputy Attorney General and Special Prosecutor with Johnson Fistel Launches Investigation into Ligand Pharmaceuticals; Investors Suffering Losses Encouraged to Contact Firm PR Newswire
01:19PM  Ligand Pharma stock tanks after short seller Citron calls it 'pipe dream' MarketWatch
Jan-15-19 02:00PM  Ligand to Report Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2018 Results on February 7th Business Wire
Dec-18-18 05:00PM  Ligand Introduces 2019 Financial Outlook and Raises 2018 Financial Guidance Business Wire
11:53AM  Rare disease treatment developer Palvella signs $10M funding deal American City Business Journals
08:00AM  The Daily Biotech Pulse: Puma Aces Late-Stage Trial, Chinese Cheer For FibroGen, J&J $5B Buyback Plan Benzinga
Dec-17-18 04:01PM  Ligand Acquires Milestone and Royalty Rights to PTX-022 from Palvella Therapeutics Business Wire
09:00AM  Vernalis Research, a Ligand Company, Achieves Success Milestone in Collaboration with Asahi Kasei Pharma Business Wire
Dec-12-18 03:28AM  Ligand Pharmaceuticals Inc. (LGND) Hedge Funds Are Snapping Up Insider Monkey
Dec-10-18 10:00AM  Sermonix Announces FDA Acceptance of IND Application; Will Begin Phase 2 Trial of Lasofoxifene for Targeted Treatment of Women With ESR1 Mutations in Metastatic Breast Cancer GlobeNewswire
Dec-08-18 09:30AM  Why Is Ligand (LGND) Down 14.9% Since Last Earnings Report? Zacks
Nov-29-18 08:50AM  Detailed Research: Economic Perspectives on American Tower Corporation (REIT), Ligand Pharmaceuticals, Teva Pharmaceutical Industries, Cummins, Alexander's, and Korea Electric Power What Drives Growth in Today's Competitive Landscape GlobeNewswire
Nov-28-18 02:35PM  Why Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (NASDAQ:LGND) Looks Like A Quality Company Simply Wall St.
Nov-21-18 11:11AM  10 Triple-A Stocks to Buy for the Rest of 2018 InvestorPlace
Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated, a biopharmaceutical company, focuses on developing and acquiring technologies that help pharmaceutical companies to discover and develop medicines worldwide. Its commercial programs include Promacta, an oral medicine that increases the number of platelets in the blood; Kyprolis and Evomela, which are used to treat multiple myeloma; Baxdela, a captisol-enabled delafloxacin-IV for the treatment of acute bacterial skin and skin structure infections; Nexterone, a captisol-enabled formulation of amiodarone; Noxafil-IV, a captisol-enabled formulation of posaconazole for IV use; Carnexiv, which is indicated as replacement therapy for oral carbamazepine formulations; bazedoxifene for the treatment of postmenopausal osteoporosis; Aziyo portfolio of commercial pericardial repair and CanGaroo envelope extracellular matrix products; Exemptia for autoimmune diseases; Vivitra for breast cancer; and Bryxta for non-small cell lung cancer. The company's partners programs, which are in clinical development used for the treatment of seizure, coma, cancer, diabetes, cardiovascular diseases, muscle wasting, liver and kidney diseases, and others. It is also developing a small molecule glucagon receptor antagonist for the treatment of Type 2 diabetes mellitus. In addition, the company is involved in the sale of Captisol materials. Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated was founded in 1987 and is headquartered in San Diego, California.
Insider Trading Relationship Date Transaction Cost #Shares Value ($) #Shares Total SEC Form 4
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Aryeh JasonDirectorJun 11Buy107.0125026,75361,703Jun 12 06:51 PM
HIGGINS JOHN LChief Executive OfficerMay 31Buy108.201,000108,202144,899May 31 07:29 PM
Aryeh JasonDirectorMay 31Buy108.5150054,25560,618May 31 06:27 PM
Aryeh JasonDirectorMay 30Buy110.0125027,50360,118May 31 06:27 PM
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Aryeh JasonDirectorMay 20Buy112.0125028,00359,618May 22 05:36 PM
KOZARICH JOHN WDirectorMay 14Option Exercise17.882,50044,70028,042May 14 07:56 PM
Aryeh JasonDirectorMay 14Buy112.5125028,12859,368May 16 03:54 PM
HIGGINS JOHN LChief Executive OfficerMay 14Buy113.502,500283,750143,899May 14 07:57 PM
KOZARICH JOHN WDirectorMay 14Sale112.922,500282,30025,542May 14 07:56 PM
FOEHR MATTHEW WPresident and COOMar 14Option Exercise9.9714,894148,493140,447Mar 15 02:00 PM
HIGGINS JOHN LChief Executive OfficerMar 13Buy114.292,500285,725141,399Mar 15 01:58 PM
Aryeh JasonDirectorMar 13Buy112.5120222,72751,594Mar 15 01:59 PM
Berkman Charles SSVP, Gen. Counsel & SecretaryJan 10Option Exercise65.622,850187,02939,913Jan 14 09:17 AM
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