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AKRO - Akero Therapeutics Inc Share Price

$27.34 -0.3  -0.9%

Last Trade - 16/04/21

Mid Cap
Market Cap £687.4m
Enterprise Value £493.3m
Revenue £n/a
Position in Universe 2875th / 6850
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FINANCIAL BRIEF: : For the fiscal year ended 31 December 2020, AkeroTherapeutics Inc revenues was not reported. Net lossincreased 81% to $79.2M. Higher net loss reflects Researchand development - Balancing increase of 73% to $63.3M(expense), General and administrative - Balancing increaseof 44% to $10.5M (expense), Stock-based Compensation in SGAincrease from $1.3M to $4.4M (expense).
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Profile Summary

Akero Therapeutics Inc. is a cardio-metabolic non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) company. The Company is focused on developing medicines designed to restore metabolic balance and improve the overall health of patients with NASH. Its lead product candidate is Efruxifermin (EFX), an analog of fibroblast growth factor 21 (FGF21). Efruxifermin is designed to address the processes underlying NASH pathogenesis, with the potential to restore healthy fat metabolism in the liver, reduce hepatocyte stress, mitigate inflammation and resolve fibrosis. It is developing Efruxifermin in a separate cohort evaluating treatment of patients with compensated cirrhosis (F4).

Last Annual December 31st, 2020
Last Interim December 31st, 2020
Incorporated January 24, 2017
Public Since June 20, 2019
No. of Shareholders: 5
No. of Employees: 21
Sector Healthcare
Industry Biotechnology & Medical Research
Index Nasdaq Composite ,
Exchange NASDAQ Global Select Market
Shares in Issue 34,770,319
Free Float (0.0%)
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Frequently Asked Questions for Akero Therapeutics Inc
What is the Akero Therapeutics Inc share price?

As of 16/04/21, shares in Akero Therapeutics Inc are trading at $27.34, giving the company a market capitalisation of £687.4m. This share price information is delayed by 15 minutes.

How has the Akero Therapeutics Inc share price performed this year?

Shares in Akero Therapeutics Inc are currently trading at $27.34 and the price has moved by 29.21% over the past 365 days. In terms of relative price strength - which takes into account the overall market trend - the Akero Therapeutics Inc price has moved by -10.94% over the past year.

What are the analyst and broker recommendations for Akero Therapeutics Inc?

There are no analysts currently covering Akero Therapeutics Inc.

When will Akero Therapeutics Inc next release its financial results?

Akero Therapeutics Inc is scheduled to issue upcoming financial results on the following dates:

Interim results are scheduled for: 2021-12-31
What is the Akero Therapeutics Inc dividend yield?

Akero Therapeutics Inc does not currently pay a dividend.

Does Akero Therapeutics Inc pay a dividend?

Akero Therapeutics Inc does not currently pay a dividend.

When does Akero Therapeutics Inc next pay dividends?

Akero Therapeutics Inc does not currently pay a dividend.

How do I buy Akero Therapeutics Inc shares?

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What is the market cap of Akero Therapeutics Inc?

Shares in Akero Therapeutics Inc are currently trading at $27.34, giving the company a market capitalisation of £687.4m.

Where are Akero Therapeutics Inc shares listed? Where are Akero Therapeutics Inc shares listed?

Here are the trading details for Akero Therapeutics Inc:

Country of listing: United States
Exchange: NSQ
Ticker Symbol: AKRO
What kind of share is Akero Therapeutics Inc?

Based on an overall assessment of its quality, value and momentum, Akero Therapeutics Inc is currently classified as a Sucker Stock. The classification is based on a composite score that examines a wide range of fundamental and technical measures. Stock are classified on the the following spectrum: Super Stocks, High Flyers, Contrarians, Turnarounds, Neutral, Value Traps, Momentum Traps, Falling Stars, and Sucker Stocks. For more information, learn about our StockRank Styles.

Is there a Akero Therapeutics Inc share price forecast 2021?

Shares in Akero Therapeutics Inc are currently priced at $27.34. At that level they are trading at 0.122% discount to the analyst consensus target price of 0.00.

Analysts covering Akero Therapeutics Inc currently have a consensus Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast of -4.111 for the next financial year.

How can I tell whether the Akero Therapeutics Inc share price will go up?

An important predictor of whether a stock price will go up is its track record of momentum. Price trends tend to persist, so it's worth looking at them when it comes to a share like Akero Therapeutics Inc. Over the past six months, the relative strength of its shares against the market has been -20.76%. At the current price of $27.34, shares in Akero Therapeutics Inc are trading at -11.38% against their 200 day moving average. You can read more about the power of momentum in assessing share price movements on Stockopedia.

What is the Akero Therapeutics Inc PE Ratio?

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Who are the key directors of Akero Therapeutics Inc?

Akero Therapeutics Inc's management team is headed by:

Andrew Cheng - PRE
Jonathan Young - CFD
William White - CFO
Timothy Rolph - CFD
Kitty Yale - OTH
Kevin Bitterman - NID
Seth Harrison - NID
Jane Henderson - NID
Mark Iwicki - NEC
Tomas Heyman - IND
Who are the major shareholders of Akero Therapeutics Inc?

Here are the top five shareholders of Akero Therapeutics Inc based on the size of their shareholding:

Apple Tree Partners Venture Capital
Percentage owned: 16.77% (5.83m shares)
Janus Henderson Investors Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 10.05% (3.49m shares)
VenBio Partners LLC Private Equity
Percentage owned: 7.03% (2.44m shares)
Redmile Group, LLC Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 6.68% (2.32m shares)
Atlas Venture Venture Capital
Percentage owned: 6.35% (2.21m shares)
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