LGND - Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated

NasdaqGM - NasdaqGM Real Time Price. Currency in USD
109.55
-0.33 (-0.30%)
At close: 4:00PM EDT

109.55 0.00 (0.00%)
After hours: 6:07PM EDT

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Previous Close109.88
Open110.12
Bid105.00 x 1200
Ask109.59 x 800
Day's Range109.36 - 112.46
52 Week Range98.56 - 278.62
Volume233,619
Avg. Volume325,540
Market Cap2.147B
Beta (3Y Monthly)1.81
PE Ratio (TTM)3.32
EPS (TTM)32.97
Earnings DateAug 5, 2019 - Aug 9, 2019
Forward Dividend & YieldN/A (N/A)
Ex-Dividend Date2010-07-02
1y Target Est202.40
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  • What does Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated's (NASDAQ:LGND) Balance Sheet Tell Us About Its Future?
    Simply Wall St.6 days ago

    What does Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated's (NASDAQ:LGND) Balance Sheet Tell Us About Its Future?

    Small and large cap stocks are widely popular for a variety of reasons, however, mid-cap companies such as Ligand...

  • Markit8 days ago

    See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Ligand Pharmaceuticals Inc.

    Ligand Pharmaceuticals Inc NASDAQ NMS:LGNDView full report here! Summary * ETFs holding this stock are seeing positive inflows * Bearish sentiment is high * Economic output for the sector is expanding but at a slower rate Bearish sentimentShort interest | NegativeShort interest is extremely high for LGND with more than 20% of shares on loan. This means that investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices are currently targeting LGND. Money flowETF/Index ownership | PositiveETF activity is positive. Over the last month, ETFs holding LGND are favorable, with net inflows of $2.46 billion. Additionally, the rate of inflows is increasing. Economic sentimentPMI by IHS Markit | NegativeAccording to the latest IHS Markit Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) data, output in the Healthcare sector is rising. The rate of growth is weak relative to the trend shown over the past year, however, and is easing. Credit worthinessCredit default swapCDS data is not available for this security.Please send all inquiries related to the report to score@ihsmarkit.com.Charts and report PDFs will only be available for 30 days after publishing.This document has been produced for information purposes only and is not to be relied upon or as construed as investment advice. To the fullest extent permitted by law, IHS Markit disclaims any responsibility or liability, whether in contract, tort (including, without limitation, negligence), equity or otherwise, for any loss or damage arising from any reliance on or the use of this material in any way. Please view the full legal disclaimer and methodology information on pages 2-3 of the full report.

  • Ligand Inks Oncology Drug Discovery Deal With PhoreMost
    Zacks13 days ago

    Ligand Inks Oncology Drug Discovery Deal With PhoreMost

    Ligand's (LGND) subsidiary Vernalis enters research agreement with privately-held PhoreMost to design compounds targeting an undisclosed novel oncology target.

  • Business Wire14 days ago

    Ligand Subsidiary Vernalis and PhoreMost Limited Announce Drug Discovery Collaboration for Novel Oncology Target

    Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (LGND) and PhoreMost Limited today announced the signing of a research collaboration agreement between Ligand’s subsidiary Vernalis and PhoreMost on an undisclosed novel oncology target. PhoreMost has identified and validated the target using its next-generation SITESEEKER® phenotypic screening technology. Ligand will now apply its Vernalis Design Platform (VDP) to design small molecule inhibitors against the target, to help rapidly progress compounds through hit-to-lead and lead optimization stages.

  • Is Ligand Pharmaceuticals Inc. (LGND) A Good Stock To Buy?
    Insider Monkey16 days ago

    Is Ligand Pharmaceuticals Inc. (LGND) A Good Stock To Buy?

    How do we determine whether Ligand Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:LGND) makes for a good investment at the moment? We analyze the sentiment of a select group of the very best investors in the world, who spend immense amounts of time and resources studying companies. They may not always be right (no one is), but data shows […]

  • Should You Worry About Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated's (NASDAQ:LGND) CEO Salary Level?
    Simply Wall St.23 days ago

    Should You Worry About Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated's (NASDAQ:LGND) CEO Salary Level?

    John Higgins became the CEO of Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (NASDAQ:LGND) in 2007. First, this article will...

  • GuruFocus.com25 days ago

    Ligand Pharmaceuticals Inc (LGND) CEO John L Higgins Bought $108,200 of Shares

    CEO of Ligand Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:LGND) John L Higgins bought 1,000 shares of LGND on 05/31/2019 at an average price of $108.2 a share.

  • Ligand Grants Preclinical Candidate Rights to UK-based Firm
    Zackslast month

    Ligand Grants Preclinical Candidate Rights to UK-based Firm

    Ligand (LGND) grants exclusive worldwide rights to a pre-clinical cancer candidate discovered using Vernalis Design platform to Cumulus Oncology.

  • Business Wirelast month

    Ligand Licenses VER250840 to Cumulus Oncology

    Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (LGND) today announced the signing of a license agreement granting Cumulus Oncology exclusive worldwide rights to develop and commercialize VER250840, a novel, oral, selective, preclinical Chk1 Kinase Inhibitor discovered using Ligand’s Vernalis Design Platform (VDP). Under the terms of the agreement, Ligand will receive an upfront license fee, and is eligible to receive over $76 million of milestone payments and tiered royalties in the mid-to-high single digit range, depending on revenue. In addition, Ligand is eligible to receive an additional fee, payable in cash or Cumulus equity, upon Cumulus achieving specified financing-related events.

  • GuruFocus.comlast month

    Ligand Pharmaceuticals Inc (LGND) CEO John L Higgins Bought $283,750 of Shares

    CEO of Ligand Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:LGND) John L Higgins bought 2,500 shares of LGND on 05/14/2019 at an average price of $113.5 a share.

  • A Closer Look At Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated's (NASDAQ:LGND) Impressive ROE
    Simply Wall St.2 months ago

    A Closer Look At Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated's (NASDAQ:LGND) Impressive ROE

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  • AMAG Q1 Loss Wider Than Expected, Revenues Lag Estimates
    Zacks2 months ago

    AMAG Q1 Loss Wider Than Expected, Revenues Lag Estimates

    AMAG (AMAG) reports wider-than-expected loss and misses sales estimates in the first quarter of 2019.

  • Mallinckrodt (MNK) Beats on Q1 Earnings & Sales, Raises View
    Zacks2 months ago

    Mallinckrodt (MNK) Beats on Q1 Earnings & Sales, Raises View

    Mallinckrodt (MNK) earnings and sales surpass estimates in the first quarter, which led to an increase in annual guidance.

  • Thomson Reuters StreetEvents2 months ago

    Edited Transcript of LGND earnings conference call or presentation 2-May-19 8:30pm GMT

    Q1 2019 Ligand Pharmaceuticals Inc Earnings Call

  • Mylan's (MYL) Q1 Earnings Beat Estimates, Revenues Miss
    Zacks2 months ago

    Mylan's (MYL) Q1 Earnings Beat Estimates, Revenues Miss

    Mylan's (MYL) earnings beat estimates but sales miss the same in the first quarter of 2019.

  • Ultragenyx (RARE) Reports Wider-Than-Expected Loss in Q1
    Zacks2 months ago

    Ultragenyx (RARE) Reports Wider-Than-Expected Loss in Q1

    Ultragenyx (RARE) reports wider-than-expected loss and misses sales estimates in the first quarter of 2019.

  • Novan adds more cash, now confident it can execute
    American City Business Journals2 months ago

    Novan adds more cash, now confident it can execute

    In an continued effort to fund the company without hurting its already-down stock value, Novan has announced another $12 million deal to forward its lead drug trials.

  • Business Wire2 months ago

    Ligand Acquires Milestone and Royalty Rights to SB206 from Novan, Inc.

    Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (LGND) announces the acquisition of economic rights to SB206 from Novan, Inc. SB206 is a Phase 3 topical antiviral gel for the treatment of skin infections, including molluscum contagiosum. Ligand will pay $12 million to Novan and in return will be entitled to receive a tiered royalty of 7% to 10%, as well as up to $20 million in regulatory and commercial milestones. Novan is responsible for all expenses to develop or commercialize SB206, and will use 100% of the proceeds from this transaction in the development and pursuit of regulatory approval for SB206.

  • GlobeNewswire2 months ago

    Novan Completes Funding Transaction with Ligand Pharmaceuticals

    Novan, Inc. ("the Company" or "Novan") (NOVN) today announced that the Company has secured $12 million in non-dilutive capital from Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (“Ligand”) (LGND). This transaction further enables the accelerated advancement of the molluscum Phase 3 program within the overall Novan mid-to-late stage clinical development portfolio. Under the terms of this development funding and royalty agreement, Ligand will provide funding of $12 million in exchange for a tiered royalty of 7 to 10% which will be based on future North American sales of SB206 for the molluscum indication.

  • Ligand (LGND) Q1 Earnings & Sales Fall Y/Y, Stock Down
    Zacks2 months ago

    Ligand (LGND) Q1 Earnings & Sales Fall Y/Y, Stock Down

    Ligand (LGND) first-quarter earnings and sales decrease year over year.

  • Benzinga2 months ago

    The Daily Biotech Pulse: Obseva Reports Positive Endometriosis Drug Trial, Assembly Biosciences Execs Depart, Coherus Settles With Amgen

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  • Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (LGND) Q1 2019 Earnings Call Transcript
    Motley Fool2 months ago

    Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (LGND) Q1 2019 Earnings Call Transcript

    LGND earnings call for the period ending March 30, 2019.