GSK - GlaxoSmithKline plc

NYSE - Nasdaq Real Time Price. Currency in USD
39.995
-0.185 (-0.46%)
As of 2:10PM EDT. Market open.
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Previous Close40.180
Open40.310
Bid40.000 x 1800
Ask40.010 x 1400
Day's Range39.880 - 40.380
52 Week Range34.520 - 44.540
Volume1,442,471
Avg. Volume2,878,695
Market Cap98.277B
Beta0.70
PE Ratio (TTM)45.76
EPS (TTM)N/A
Earnings DateN/A
Forward Dividend & Yield2.55 (6.53%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-02-22
1y Target EstN/A
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  • Forbes8 hours ago

    Venture Capitalists Put $260 Million Into New Chinese Biotech

    A group of venture capitalists have put $260 million into a new Shanghai biotechnology firm, Brii BioSciences, that will develop new medicines exclusively for the Chinese market. "The company I am trying to build is only going to do China," says Brii Chief Executive Zhi Hong. The new company will be focused not on drug discovery but on clinical trials, regulatory approvals, and commercialization.

  • Pfizer’s Valuation as of May 22
    Market Realist22 hours ago

    Pfizer’s Valuation as of May 22

    Pfizer (PFE) reported a 1% growth in revenues to $12.9 billion in the first quarter compared to $12.8 billion in the first quarter of 2017. It surpassed Wall Street analysts’ estimate for EPS but missed the revenue estimate. It reported EPS of $0.77 on revenues of $12.9 billion compared to the EPS estimate of $0.74 on revenues of $13.1 billion.

  • MarketWatchyesterday

    Merck’s experimental and unlicensed Ebola vaccine is being used in latest outbreak

    The World Health Organization has started to vaccinate thousands of people considered at high risk of contacting the infectious and often-deadly disease Ebola in the Democratic Republic of Congo. The WHO said Monday it is working with NGOs and community leaders to administer an experimental vaccine that was studied in a trial in Guinea in 2015, but has not yet been used to contain a major outbreak. Most are in a remote town, but there are four confirmed cases in Mbandaka, the provincial capital which has a population of more than 1 million people.

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  • Glaxo and J&J's Two-Drug HIV Regimen Juluca Gets EU Approval
    Zacks2 days ago

    Glaxo and J&J's Two-Drug HIV Regimen Juluca Gets EU Approval

    Glaxo (GSK) and partner J&J (JNJ) gain marketing approval in the EU for Juluca, a two-drug HIV treatment.

  • Regulators flag possible birth defect link to GSK's HIV drug
    Reuters6 days ago

    Regulators flag possible birth defect link to GSK's HIV drug

    U.S. and European regulators said they were assessing evidence that GlaxoSmithKline's (GSK.L) HIV drug dolutegravir might be linked to serious birth defects, casting a shadow over a medicine that has been a key profit driver in recent years. Friday's move by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the European Medicines Agency (EMA) follows preliminary data from a study in Botswana which found four cases of neural tube defects in babies born to mothers who became pregnant while taking the drug.

  • Reuters6 days ago

    Regulators flag possible birth defect link to GSK's HIV drug

    U.S. and European regulators said they were assessing evidence that GlaxoSmithKline's HIV drug dolutegravir might be linked to serious birth defects, casting a shadow over a medicine that has been a key profit driver in recent years. Friday's move by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the European Medicines Agency (EMA) follows preliminary data from a study in Botswana which found four cases of neural tube defects in babies born to mothers who became pregnant while taking the drug.

  • GSK bets on lift from new lung drugs ahead of Advair's last gasp
    Reuters7 days ago

    GSK bets on lift from new lung drugs ahead of Advair's last gasp

    GlaxoSmithKline (GSK.L) is putting more marketing muscle behind its new lung drugs and is looking for a sales boost as top respiratory experts gather to analyse clinical trials data at a meeting in San Diego this weekend. The British drugmaker has dominated the lung drug market for decades, but its pre-eminence is no longer guaranteed, given declining sales of the ageing Advair inhaler, which could soon face generic competition in the United States. The market is also seeing intensified pricing pressure, raising doubts over the long-term profitability of newer drugs.

  • Reuters7 days ago

    GSK bets on lift from new lung drugs ahead of Advair's last gasp

    GlaxoSmithKline is putting more marketing muscle behind its new lung drugs and is looking for a sales boost as top respiratory experts gather to analyse clinical trials data at a meeting in San Diego this weekend. The British drugmaker has dominated the lung drug market for decades, but its pre-eminence is no longer guaranteed, given declining sales of the ageing Advair inhaler, which could soon face generic competition in the United States. The market is also seeing intensified pricing pressure, raising doubts over the long-term profitability of newer drugs.

  • Glaxo Cuts Jobs in Finance, Adds Ones in Cancer in Hunt for Drugs
    Bloomberg7 days ago

    Glaxo Cuts Jobs in Finance, Adds Ones in Cancer in Hunt for Drugs

    GlaxoSmithKline Plc is cutting finance and accounting positions while bringing in people with cancer and science backgrounds as the U.K.’s biggest drug company shifts spending to develop its best new treatments. The new strategy has led to a “reasonable number” of job cuts, said Luke Miels, president of the London-based company’s global pharmaceutical division, declining to quantify them. Glaxo at the same time is increasing the number of medical science liaisons, specialists who establish relationships with top doctors, as well other roles, he said in an interview.

  • InvestorPlace7 days ago

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  • Novartis Gains Ground, Completes the AveXis Acquisition
    Market Realist7 days ago

    Novartis Gains Ground, Completes the AveXis Acquisition

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  • Analysts’ Recommendations for AstraZeneca as of May 15
    Market Realist8 days ago

    Analysts’ Recommendations for AstraZeneca as of May 15

    Analysts expect AstraZeneca (AZN) to report EPS (earnings per share) of $0.60 on revenue of $5.3 billion in the first quarter, a 2.3% fall compared to its revenue of $5.4 billion during the first quarter of 2017. AstraZeneca’s stock price has risen nearly 7.1% over the last 12 months and ~4.9% year-to-date.

  • AstraZeneca’s 1Q18 Estimates: CVMD Products
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    AstraZeneca’s 1Q18 Estimates: CVMD Products

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  • How Valeant Pharmaceuticals’ Branded Rx Segment Performed in 1Q18
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    In 1Q18, Valeant Pharmaceuticals (VRX) Branded Rx segment generated revenues of $593.0 million, compared to $629.0 million in 1Q17. This reflected ~6.0% growth on a year-over-year (or YoY) basis and an ~1.0% decline quarter-over-quarter.

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  • AstraZeneca’s 1Q18 Earnings: Analysts’ Estimates
    Market Realist9 days ago

    AstraZeneca’s 1Q18 Earnings: Analysts’ Estimates

    AstraZeneca (AZN) is one of the leading pharmaceutical companies that deals with primary care and specialty care products. Though it’s headquartered in London, England, the company reports its revenue in US dollars. The company is set to release its 1Q18 earnings on May 18.

  • AstraZeneca's (AZN) Asthma Drug Fasenra Fails in COPD Study
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    AstraZeneca's (AZN) Asthma Drug Fasenra Fails in COPD Study

    AstraZeneca's (AZN) asthma drug Fasenra (benralizumab) fails to meet the primary endpoint in a late-stage study evaluating it for a new indication - COPD.

  • What’s behind Teva’s $706 Million Impairment Charges in 1Q18?
    Market Realist13 days ago

    What’s behind Teva’s $706 Million Impairment Charges in 1Q18?

    In 1Q18, Teva Pharmaceutical Industries (TEVA) recorded non-GAAP (generally accepted accounting principles) EPS (earnings per share) of $0.94 and net income of $954 million. The company made net non-GAAP adjustments of $101 million in 1Q18. Teva recorded $612 million of impairments in 1Q18 related to its US intangible assets due to the fair value revaluation of Actavis generics products, which were acquired in 2016, and goodwill impairment charges related to its Rimsa reporting unit due to the change in allocated net assets to the unit and the impact of the change in the weighted average cost of capital by ~0.5%.

  • Merck Focuses on Vaccines and Hospital Specialty Businesses in 2018
    Market Realist14 days ago

    Merck Focuses on Vaccines and Hospital Specialty Businesses in 2018

    In 1Q18, Merck’s (MRK) hospital specialty product, Bridion, reported global sales close to $204 million, which is a year-over-year (or YoY) rise of 38%. Since its launch in 2016, this product has managed to attain a significant share of the neuromuscular blockade reversal market. In 1Q18, Merck’s vaccines portfolio reported global sales close to $1.5 billion, which is a year-over-year (or YoY) rise of 4.3%.

  • Reuters15 days ago

    Drugmaker GSK rings in more change as CFO heads for exit in 2019

    GlaxoSmithKline Plc, Britain's biggest drugmaker, faces more top management change with Chief Financial Officer Simon Dingemans set to retire next year. The former Goldman Sachs investment banker, who joined in 2011, will step down from the board in May 2019, the company said on Wednesday. Dingemans' departure provides a further opportunity for Chief Executive Emma Walmsley to stamp her imprint on the group as she tries to boost sales and improve productivity in the core pharmaceuticals division.

  • Reuters15 days ago

    Drugmaker GSK rings in more change as CFO heads for exit in 2019

    GlaxoSmithKline Plc, Britain's biggest drugmaker, faces more top management change with Chief Financial Officer Simon Dingemans set to retire next year. The former Goldman Sachs investment banker, who joined in 2011, will step down from the board in May 2019, the company said on Wednesday. Dingemans' departure provides a further opportunity for Chief Executive Emma Walmsley to stamp her imprint on the group as she tries to boost sales and improve productivity in the core pharmaceuticals division.

  • How Merck’s Human Vaccines Business Performed in 1Q18
    Market Realist15 days ago

    How Merck’s Human Vaccines Business Performed in 1Q18

    In 1Q18, Merck’s (MRK) human vaccines business saw its total revenue grow 4.2% YoY (year-over-year) to $1.5 billion from $1.4 billion. Its Gardasil franchise includes vaccines used to prevent strains of sexually transmitted HPV (human papillomavirus) infections that cause genital warts and have been linked with cervical, vulvar, anal, penile, and vaginal cancer. 

  • Merck and AstraZeneca Announced EMA Approval for Lynparza
    Market Realist16 days ago

    Merck and AstraZeneca Announced EMA Approval for Lynparza

    Lynparza (olaparib) is a poly(ADP-ribose) polymerase inhibitor, or PARP inhibitor, and part of Merck & Co. (MRK) and AstraZeneca’s (AZN) global strategic oncology collaboration.