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Ionis Pharmaceuticals Inc $ 51.39 0.1 (0.19%)

Volume:
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Market Cap $:
7.18 Bil
Enterprise Value $:
5.86 Bil
P/E (TTM):
58.40
P/B:
5.21
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Credit Acceptance tops the list

Although gurus hold positions in the following companies, their share prices and returns have suffered declines recently. These are the worst-performing stocks over the past six months that have a long-term presence in multiple gurus' portfolios.

Credit Acceptance

Shares of Credit Acceptance Corp. (CACC) declined 7.84% over the past six months. The stock is held by four gurus.

The company's largest guru shareholder is Ruane Cunniff (Trades, Portfolio) & Goldfarb with 5.74% of outstanding shares, followed by Jim Simons (Trades, Portfolio)’ Renaissance Technologies with 0.19%, Jeremy Grantham (Trades, Portfolio) with 0.23%

148 Views    Tiziano Frateschi    2020-01-30 19:57
DaVita on the list

According to the GuruFocus All-In-One Screener as of Monday, Jan. 13, the following health care stocks are popular among gurus.

DaVita Inc.

DaVita Inc. (DVA), one of the world’s largest dialysis providers, has a market cap of $9.69 billion. Its revenue of $11.31 billion represents a 9.30% increase over the past 10 years.

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The stock is trading with a price-earnings ratio of 29.3. The share price of $76.00 is 0.06% below the 52-week high and 74.53% above the 52-week low. Over the past 10 years, the stock price has climbed 145%.

The

165 Views    Tiziano Frateschi    2020-01-13 18:02
Conglomerate has 15 drug development programs at companies under its wing

BridgeBio, a conglomerate made up of other companies specializing in genetic diseases, plans to go public with a $225 million initial public offering. This comes on the heels of a nearly $300 million financing round in January.

The company will trade on the Nasdaq under the ticker symbol BBIO. The IPO is being underwritten by J.P. Morgan, Goldman Sachs, Piper Jaffary and Mizuho Securities, among others.

Palo Alto, California-based BridgeBio is a four-year-old company that adopted a business model championed by the Sloan Business School of Management at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. The company finds drugs to treat genetic

67 Views    Barry Cohen    2019-05-30 22:12
Competition is expected to be tough

After 16 years of development and $2.5 billion in investments, Alnylam Pharmaceuticals Inc. (ALNY) brought the world’s first RNAi treatment, known as Onpattro, to market.

Despite this accomplishment, the company did not see a significant jump in its stock following the Food and Drug Administration's approval. In fact, Alnylam is down approximately 6% over the last three months.

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Despite the cold market reaction, it is clear Alnylam is promising long term for several reasons. First, RNAi therapies in general show tremendous promise in treating diseases. Second, Alnylam is in the process of

65 Views    Maxwell Koobatian    2018-08-20 15:19
2 of the fund's new holdings recently went public

The Vanguard Health Care Fund (Trades, Portfolio) established five new holdings in the final quarter of 2016. The holdings are ConvaTec Group PLC (LSE:CTEC), Ionis Pharmaceuticals Inc. (IONS), Samsung BioLogics Co. Ltd. (XKRX:207940), Shanghai Fosun Pharmaceutical Group Co. Ltd. (SHSE:600196) and Aspen Pharmacare Holdings Ltd. (JSE:APN).

The fund was established in May 1984. It is currently managed by Jean Hynes. The fund seeks long-term capital appreciation by investing in health care stocks. It finds quality stocks using fundamental research that focuses on strong balance sheets, good management and the potential for a company’s new products to produce

514 Views    Sydnee Gatewood    2017-02-01 17:45

German drug maker

644 Views    Market News Forum    2015-05-07 15:24

By Sarah Roden

The American Association of Neurology is hosting its annual meeting this week in Washington, DC. Through the end of this week, major biotechnology companies will be making presentations highlighting drug breakthroughs and updates. Analysts at Cowen & Co., led by Ritu Baral, highlighted what to watch for when several companies present at the annual meeting.

Biogen Inc (BIIB)

Cowen expects Biogen

1250 Views    TipRanks    2015-04-22 20:36

A company that is working on solving cancer and infectious diseases like AIDS deserves recognition. Not to be confused with the terrorist group, ISIS Pharmaceuticals, with a 1-Star Business Predictability rank, is such company.

Since being featured on Jim Cramer's Mad Money in September 2014, ISIS has appreciated 51%. Is this return enough recognition, or does ISIS deserve further appreciation?

In order for us to understand the company better, we must delve into company financials. Witnessed below, ISIS market value has increased from $676 million to $4.6 billion since September

1709 Views    windplayer13    2014-12-14 03:50
According to [url=http://www.gurufocus.com/InsiderBuy.php]GuruFocus Insider Data[/url], these are the largest CEO sales during the past week: Keynote Systems Inc, Isis Pharmaceuticals, Coleman Cable Inc. [b]Keynote Systems, Inc. (KEYN): Chairman of the Board and CEO Umang P Gupta sold 170,000 Shares[/b] Chairman of the Board and CEO of Keynote Systems, Inc. (KEYN) Umang P Gupta sold 170,000 shares on 06/24/2013 at an average price of $19.79. Keynote Systems, Inc. was incorporated in 1995. The Company is a global provider of Internet and mobile cloud monitoring and testing solutions. Keynote Systems, Inc. has a market cap of $364.548 million; its shares were traded
462 Views    alicet236    2013-07-01 15:18
Guru Stocks at 52-Week Low: DNB, FCN, TNH, PALM, ISIS
Last week’s top five stocks that reached their 52-week lows were The Dun & Bradstreet Corp, FTI Consulting Inc, Terra Nitrogen Company L.P. Depositary R, Palm Inc, Isis Pharmaceuticals Inc. According to [url=http://www.gurufocus.com/52weeklow.php]GuruFocus updates[/url], these Guru stocks have reached their 52-week lows. For full details about guru stocks at 52-week lows and more information, click here: http://www.gurufocus.com/52weeklow.php. [b]The Dun & Bradstreet Corp. (DNB) Reached the 52-Week Low of $69.95[/b] The prices of The Dun & Bradstreet Corp. (DNB) shares have declined to close to the 52-week low of $69.95, which is 17.5% off the 52-week high of $84.64. The Dun
5337 Views    guruek    2010-03-08 02:05
Guru Stocks at 52-Week Low: DNB, GME, DF, SPWRA, ISIS
Last week’s top five stocks that reached their 52-week lows were Dun & Bradstreet Corp, GameStop Corp, Dean Foods Company, SunPower Corp, Isis Pharmaceuticals Inc. According to [url=http://www.gurufocus.com/52weeklow.php]GuruFocus updates[/url], these Guru stocks have reached their 52-week lows. Last week’s top two out of favor industries were the Fixed Line Telecommunications and Banking industry. 1 Fixed Line Telecommunications company has reached its 52-week low, while 1 has reached its 52-week high, giving the industry a low/high ratio of 1. In the Banking industry, 11 stocks have reached their 52-week lows, while 46 have reached their 52-week highs, giving the industry a
5558 Views    guruek    2010-02-21 21:54
Weekly Guru Bargain Highlights: WFT, PCS, ISIS, UHS, C
Last week’s top five guru bargain stocks were WEATHERFORD INTERNATIONAL, LTD, MetroPCS Communications Inc, Isis Pharmaceuticals Inc, Universal Health Services Inc, and Citigroup Inc. (C). According to [url=http://www.gurufocus.com/Guru_bargins.php]GuruFocus updates[/url], these stocks have declined the most since Gurus have bought. [b]Weatherford International, Ltd (WFT): Down 24% Since [url=http://www.gurufocus.com/StockBuy.php?GuruName=George+Soros]George Soros[/url] Bought In the Quarter Ended on 2009-09-30[/b] [url=http://www.gurufocus.com/StockBuy.php?GuruName=George+Soros]George Soros[/url] added to his holdings in Oil Equipment & Services company WEATHERFORD INTERNATIONAL, LTD by 182.67% during the quarter ended 09/30/2009. He owned 4,922,313 shares of as of 09/30/2009. Weatherford International is one of the world's providers of equipment and services used for the
6455 Views    guruek    2010-02-14 00:13
Weekly Guru Bargain Highlights: SOHU, ISIS, NTES, BCS, INT
Last week’s top five guru bargain stocks were Sohu.com Inc, Isis Pharmaceuticals Inc, Netease.com Inc, Barclays PLC, and World Fuel Services Corp. According to [url=http://www.gurufocus.com/Guru_bargins.php]GuruFocus updates[/url], these stocks have declined the most since Gurus have bought. [b]Sohu.com Inc. (SOHU): Down 22% Since [url=http://www.gurufocus.com/StockBuy.php?GuruName=Bruce+Kovner]Bruce Kovner[/url] Bought In the Quarter Ended on 2009-09-30[/b] [url=http://www.gurufocus.com/StockBuy.php?GuruName=Bruce+Kovner]Bruce Kovner[/url] initiated holdings in Internet company Sohu.com Inc. during the quarter ended 09/30/2009. He owned 37,953 shares of as of 09/30/2009. Sohu.com Inc. is one of the large Internet portal in China in terms of brand recognition, page views and registered users. The company has a market cap
4680 Views    guruek    2010-02-06 16:07
Weekly Guru Bargain Highlights: ISIS, PCS, AIG, PALM, INT
Last week’s top five guru bargain stocks were Isis Pharmaceuticals Inc, MetroPCS Communications Inc, American International Group Inc, Palm Inc, and World Fuel Services Corp. According to [url=http://www.gurufocus.com/Guru_bargins.php]GuruFocus updates[/url], these stocks have declined the most since Gurus have bought. [b]Isis Pharmaceuticals Inc. (ISIS): Down 29% Since [url=http://www.gurufocus.com/StockBuy.php?GuruName=Bruce+Kovner]Bruce Kovner[/url] Bought In the Quarter Ended on 2009-09-30[/b] [url=http://www.gurufocus.com/StockBuy.php?GuruName=Bruce+Kovner]Bruce Kovner[/url] added to his holdings in Biotechnology company Isis Pharmaceuticals Inc. by 30.81% during the quarter ended 09/30/2009. He owned 29,872 shares of as of 09/30/2009. Isis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a leading genomics-based drug discoveryand development company that is focused on RNA. RNA is
6156 Views    guruek    2010-01-09 19:16
Weekly Guru Bargain Highlights: ILMN, HNP, ISIS, PCS, PALM
Last week’s top five guru bargain stocks that were bought by Gurus were Illumina Inc, Huaneng Power International Inc, Isis Pharmaceuticals Inc, MetroPCS Communications Inc, and Palm Inc. According to [url=http://www.gurufocus.com/Guru_bargins.php]GuruFocus updates[/url], these stocks have declined the most since Gurus have bought. [size=14px][b]Illumina Inc. (ILMN): Down 23% Since [url=http://www.gurufocus.com/StockBuy.php?GuruName=PRIMECAP+Management]PRIMECAP Management[/url] Bought In the Quarter Ended on 2009-09-30[/b][/size] [url=http://www.gurufocus.com/StockBuy.php?GuruName=PRIMECAP+Management]PRIMECAP Management[/url] added to his holdings in Biotechnology company Illumina Inc. by 48.61% during the quarter ended 09/30/2009. The firm owned 878,300 shares of as of 09/30/2009. Illumina Inc. is a leading developer of next-generation tools for the large-scale analysis of genetic variation
5013 Views    guruek    2009-12-19 20:17

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