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LGND [NASD]
Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated
Index- P/E13.70 EPS (ttm)8.82 Insider Own2.40% Shs Outstand21.63M Perf Week5.57%
Market Cap2.61B Forward P/E18.58 EPS next Y6.51 Insider Trans-27.32% Shs Float20.62M Perf Month9.82%
Income211.20M PEG0.55 EPS next Q1.06 Inst Own- Short Float38.35% Perf Quarter-18.57%
Sales242.30M P/S10.79 EPS this Y102.80% Inst Trans1.46% Short Ratio11.30 Perf Half Y-51.14%
Book/sh33.08 P/B3.65 EPS next Y10.74% ROA8.90% Target Price217.33 Perf Year-23.14%
Cash/sh51.41 P/C2.35 EPS next 5Y25.00% ROE21.60% 52W Range98.56 - 278.62 Perf YTD-10.94%
Dividend- P/FCF13.69 EPS past 5Y74.60% ROI8.70% 52W High-56.62% Beta1.38
Dividend %- Quick Ratio2.20 Sales past 5Y35.10% Gross Margin97.90% 52W Low22.63% ATR5.52
Employees39 Current Ratio2.20 Sales Q/Q36.80% Oper. Margin62.80% RSI (14)50.20 Volatility3.20% 4.07%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq1.17 EPS Q/Q682.80% Profit Margin49.50% Rel Volume0.66 Prev Close120.88
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq0.86 EarningsFeb 07 AMC Payout0.00% Avg Volume699.75K Price120.86
Recom1.90 SMA203.61% SMA50-6.80% SMA200-36.11% Volume463,355 Change-0.02%
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
Jun-05-15Reiterated ROTH Capital Buy $127 → $135
Apr-01-15Reiterated Deutsche Bank Buy $74 → $94
Mar-03-15Initiated CRT Capital Buy $102
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Feb-11-19 05:15PM  Edited Transcript of LGND earnings conference call or presentation 7-Feb-19 9:30pm GMT Thomson Reuters StreetEvents
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05:20PM  Ligand Pharmaceuticals (LGND) Q4 Earnings and Revenues Top Estimates Zacks
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04:01PM  Ligand Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2018 Financial Results Business Wire
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Feb-04-19 04:01PM  Ligand Announces Investment in Dianomi Therapeutics Business Wire
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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
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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
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06:55AM  Citron Says Ligand Has 80% Downside in Explosive Note Investopedia
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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
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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
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Nov-28-18 02:35PM  Why Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (NASDAQ:LGND) Looks Like A Quality Company Simply Wall St.
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09:00AM  Ligand Announces OmniAb® Partnership with iMetabolic Biopharma Corporation Business Wire
Nov-15-18 05:27AM  Edited Transcript of LGND earnings conference call or presentation 8-Nov-18 2:00pm GMT Thomson Reuters StreetEvents
Nov-14-18 10:00AM  Sermonix Pharmaceuticals to Present Three Posters Focused on Precision Medicine in the Treatment of Metastatic Breast Cancer at San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium GlobeNewswire
Nov-13-18 09:00AM  Vernalis Research, a Ligand Company, Achieves Success Milestones in Collaboration with Daiichi Sankyo Business Wire
Nov-09-18 07:41AM  Ligand (LGND) Beats on Q3 Earnings & Revenues, Raises View Zacks -7.36%
07:00AM  Today's Research Reports on Trending Tickers: Ligand Pharmaceuticals and Intrexon ACCESSWIRE
Nov-08-18 12:36PM  Ligand Pharmaceuticals Inc (LGND) Q3 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript Motley Fool +5.04%
09:30AM  Ligand Pharmaceuticals (LGND) Tops Q3 Earnings and Revenue Estimates Zacks
08:26AM  Ligand: 3Q Earnings Snapshot Associated Press
08:00AM  Ligand Reports Third Quarter 2018 Financial Results Business Wire
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Nov-02-18 09:00AM  Ligand to Participate in Stephens NY Investment Conference Business Wire
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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; 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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