Viking Therapeutics Inc

VKTX

NASDAQ. Currency in USD

6.99 +2.97 ( +73.88% )

Real time prices: December 19

Market Cap.
536.05M
Beta (5Y monthly)
1.42
Price/Earnings
-
EPS (TTM)
-0.81
Forward Dividend
0.00 (0.00%)
Ex-Dividend Date
Volume
94.84M
1y Target Est.
17.44
Day's Range
5.32
-
7.25
52 Week's Range
2.02
-
7.25

Historical Summary

Performance
EPS growth
Share Buybacks

About Viking Therapeutics Inc

Sector
Healthcare
Industry
Biotechnology
Website
https://www.vikingtherapeutics.com
Exchange
NASDAQ (XNAS)
Shares Outstanding
78.23M
Employees
16
Address
9920 Pacific Heights Boulevard, San Diego, CA, United States, 92121
Viking Therapeutics, Inc., a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company, focuses on the development of novel therapies for metabolic and endocrine disorders. The company's lead drug candidate is VK2809, an orally available tissue and receptor-subtype selective agonist of the thyroid hormone receptor beta (TRß), which is in Phase IIb clinical trials to treat patients with biopsy-confirmed non-alcoholic steatohepatitis, as well as NAFLD. It also develops VK5211, an orally available non-steroidal selective androgen receptor modulator that is in Phase II clinical trials for the treatment of patients recovering from non-elective hip fracture surgery; VK0612, an orally available Phase IIb-ready drug candidate for type 2 diabetes; and VK0214, an orally available tissue and receptor-subtype selective agonist of the TRß for X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy. The company was incorporated in 2012 and is headquartered in San Diego, California.

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