Develops and markets new drugs that address critical unmet medical needs in the areas of cancer, mens and womens health, skin diseases, osteoporosis, and metabolic, cardiovascular and inflammatory diseases.


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Key Data Points

Primary metrics and data points about Ligand Pharmaceuticals.
Current Price: $104.12
Prev Close: $103.49
Open: $103.11
Bid: $99.50
Ask: $115.00
Day's Range: $102.15 - $105.68
52wk Range: $82.06 - $139.79
Volume: 194,003
Avg Vol 364,015
Market Cap: $2B
P/E (ttm): 65.92
EPS (ttm): $1.57
Div & Yield: $0.00 (0.0%)

Company Rating

What our community thinks about Ligand Pharmaceuticals.
CAPS Rating 3 out of 5
 
182 Outperform
25 Underperform
CAPS All Stars
 
28 Outperform
10 Underperform

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You pick for Ligand Pharmaceuticals is winning

Score: +97.74
Call: Outperform
Time Frame: Five Plus Years
Start Price: $18.24
Start Date: 3/29/2007
Gain/Loss: +$152.4%
S&P Gain/Loss: +$54.7%

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Business Summary

Industry, sector and description for Ligand Pharmaceuticals.

Develops and markets new drugs that address critical unmet medical needs in the areas of cancer, mens and womens health, skin diseases, osteoporosis, and metabolic, cardiovascular and inflammatory diseases.

  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Sector: Healthcare
  • Industry: Drug Makers